Norfolk welcomes over 2,000 travelers aboard two cruise ships

Posted at 1:47 PM, Oct 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-05 14:19:52-04

NORFOLK, Va. – More than 2,000 international visitors from the cruise ship AIDAluna are spending Wednesday exploring Norfolk.

The ship arrived at the Decker Half Moone Center in Norfolk on Wednesday morning and is planning to depart at 6 p.m.

Guests were able to leave the ship and enjoy shore tour excursions throughout the region while the ship is in port.

On Thursday, the Silver Explorer, an ultra-luxury ship owned by Silversea Cruises, will arrive at 7:30 a.m. with 130 passengers and leave at 5:30 p.m.