Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning 2024

115 Port Authority of Jamaica The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) is a statutory corporation established by the Port Authority Act of 1972. It is Jamaica’s principal maritime agency responsible for the development and regulation of Jamaica’s seaports. In its development role, the PAJ develops and facilitates investment in seaports (cruise and cargo) and supporting infrastructure required for growth. Our primary business segments are cruise shipping, harbours and port services, global services, logistics, and port community systems. Port Canaveral, USA Port Canaveral hosts nearly seven million passengers annually through six state-of-the-art terminals. Port Canaveral is the homeport for some of the world’s largest ships sailing from three- to eight-night itineraries to the Eastern, Western and Southern Caribbean, and The Bahamas. Cruise guests love the easy access, arrivals and departures process, and nearby recreation options. Orlando’s theme parks, Nasa’s Kennedy Space Center, waterfront restaurants and pristine beach round out the guest experience before or after cruising. PortMiami, USA Recognised worldwide as the cruise capital of the world, PortMiami is an iconic hub for sailing to the Bahamas, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Located minutes from Miami Beach and Downtown Miami, PortMiami is the departure of choice for all major cruise lines with a variety of cruise brands and itineraries. The port is well served by easy access to the interstate system and its proximity to Miami International Airport. As a destination, Miami is the centre of world cruise tourism with incredible weather, culture, and options for outdoor adventurers and exciting experiences. Port of Jacksonville, USA Visitors to Jacksonville, Florida, can enjoy the city’s downtown riverfront, vibrant local culture, miles of white-sand beaches, access to nature and world-class golf, shopping and dining. Friendly attendants welcome guests at the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) cruise terminal, which is available for homeport and port-of-call opportunities. With 98 million people living within a day’s drive of JAXPORT, it’s a growing drive-to cruise destination.