Cruise ships stopping in Portland, Bar Harbor

Posted Oct. 11, 2010, at 3:40 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 29, 2011, at 12:07 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — A total of seven cruise ships carrying nearly 14,000 passengers are calling in Portland this week.

Two ships — Jewel of the Seas and the Crown Princess — were due in port Sunday. The Jewel of the Seas was then scheduled to sail for Bar Harbor.

On Monday, the Carnival Glory calls before sailing for New Brunswick. Also on Monday, the high-end luxury Silver Whisper arrives. The recently refurbished yacht-like ship, Clelia II, arrives Wednesday.

The Celebrity Summit calls Thursday before sailing on to Bar Harbor.

And on Saturday, the Explorer of Seas arrives with 3,114 passengers, the most of the cruise ships visiting Portland this year.