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Porto di Georgetown (Port of George Town)

George Town, Grand Cayman
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Beautiful Port

The cruise port at George Town is one of the nicest we have been in thus far. You have to tender... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shawna G
Pekin, Indiana, United States
Interesting Port Visit

This was the last port visit on the Coral Princess' last Panama Canal cruise out of Fort Lauderdale... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The cruise port at George Town is one of the nicest we have been in thus far. You have to tender in. The port is fenced off from the town, with ample shopping within the port. The security is present. Overall, George Town is the...More

Thank Shawna G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the last port visit on the Coral Princess' last Panama Canal cruise out of Fort Lauderdale for the 2016-2017 cruise season. After several intensive cruise excursions earlier, we decided to just visit George Town on foot and enjoy a leasurely day of strolling...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived by tender from the Queen Victoria. There were lots of activities being offered, including submarine tours of George Town Harbor, glass-bottom boat tours, snorkeling, scuba-diving, parasailing, charter boat tours, rum distillery tours, art galleries, a historical museum, and of course, shopping and eating....More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This town is where the cruise ships visit all the time and sometimes there can be 3, 4 ,5 ships at least and most of them carrying 3000 plus people. It can be manic in town until about 15:00 hrs but that is the nature...More

1  Thank joy l
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This was a cute little place to walk around and look for souvenirs. felt very safe here, prices were as expected. Has everything from your cheesy souvenirs to good quality shirts.

Thank Heather J
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our cruise ship was one of several that called into Georgetown this day and the town was hectic with a happy buzz, great for the economy. The port is very close to town, just out of the wharf and across the street. Along the waterfront,...More

Thank Superwoman888
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is so much to do here! Shopping is fabulous, restaurants like Guy Harveys, Margaritaville, Rakkams, and the Paradise offer such great Caymanian food and drinks, we always have a hard time choosing where to hang out! If you want to take an excursion bus...More

Thank karyn626
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stopped here on our cruise and spent an hour or so shopping before an excursion. We were very impressed at how clean and nice everything was. We are two girls travelling together so we appreciate ports that are safe. There were some really neat...More

Thank smileynvp
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Wonderful! People were very friendly and helpful! Especially in helping us find the sites we wanted, and with directions!

Thank h00ver08
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Ships have to moor offshore so access is by tender. You can walk around this shopping/eating area fairly quickly. Usual tourist shops that are found in such places. Toilet facilities near the entrance. Security guard was helpful in suggesting a place for a local beer....More

Thank Sonja P
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Jen D
Do ships now come right in to port or still stay off shore and boat passengers in?
3 February 2017|
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Response from Kirktoncoll | Reviewed this property |
When we were there 4 ships tied up offshore and tendered in. So bit of lottery but would bet on temdering in.
how did you get ritta's taxi in George town grand cayman? my wife and I just want to spend a few hours going around away from tourists to eat a local places. also, can I go to seven mile beach and rent snorkeling equipment there and just snorkel off the beach? thank you.
4 December 2016|
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Response from micheleboys | Reviewed this property |
I think you're looking for Rita Bush of Rita's Cab Service. Rita's Cab/Taxi Service number 345-916-8345 Since you want to get a break from the ship folks, get her to take you to the second or third beach area of Seven Mile... More
Would like to snorkel at smith cove, a good out of the way lunch and local art then head back to the port in Georgetown. Anyone recommend a tour that mostly follows that path?
3 May 2016|
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Response from Eric V | Reviewed this property |
As soon as you get to port you will see some local vendors that may do just what you are looking for. Also you can even rent a taxi and negotiate with the driver like i did. Just be mindful of time. Please do more research... More