Ercé Barron Barrera,who serves as CEO of the Port Authority of Quintana Roo (Apiqroo),announced that Quintana Roo already surpassed the goal and broke the world record in 2015,with the arrival of more than 3 million tourists via cruise ship in the ports of Cozumel and Mahahual. This news comes on the heels of a record year for tourism in Mexico’s Riviera Maya.
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Barrera explained that Quintana Roo broke a record by receiving a total of 3,118,207 passengers and 13 cruises between January and November 15 of this year. He said tourism promotion policies that were implemented by Governor Roberto Borge Angulo are paying off,stating that,"today we can say that the cruise season in the State has gone ahead."
Quintana Roo To Receive 34 New Cruises
Angulo stated that in the upcoming calendar of cruise arrivals to Quintana Roo,34 of the floating hotels are expected to arrive,of which 29 are bound for Cozumel and five will head into Mahahual. The cruises will bring up to 90 thousand tourists,who will leave an approximate outlay of $4,500,000.
In this regard,he stressed that the list is for the thousands of tourists who use maritime terminals throughout the state,in coordination with the authorities of the Navy,Federal Preventive Police,Harbor,who work to make operations run smoothly,but above all will focus on the safe loading and unloading of visitors.
Barrera said the week of Monday,November 16 through Sunday,November 22 is the busiest week,with a total of seven landings in Puerto Maya,seven at the Punta Langosta Cruise Terminal and five in Mahahual. The busiest days were Thursday,November 19,followed by Friday,November 20.
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