Global Ports Holding Plc is the world’s largest cruise port operator with an established presence in the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Asia-Paciﬁc regions, including extensive commercial port operations in Turkey and Montenegro. In Turkey, GPH currently manages three leading cruise ports.
- Ege Port Kuşadası: Situated on the west coast of Turkey, the cruise port and beach resort town of Kuşadası is the gateway to Ephesus, which is among the most visited ancient cities in the Mediterranean. With its two ﬁnger piers Ege Port, Kuşadası can berth up to four large vessels at a time. The renovated Scala Nuova Village is located across from the Terminal oﬀering exotic and colorful shops, chic cafés, and restaurants tailored exclusively for cruise passengers. Ege Port has been awarded ‘Green Port’ certiﬁcation in recognition of their environmental and corporate responsibility credentials.
- Bodrum Cruise Port: Bodrum is located on the Aegean coast of Turkey, and in addition to its luxury tourist destinations, it boasts several major historical sites, including The Castle of St Peter & Mausoleum, Myndos Gate and the Museum of Underwater Archaeology. The port is located a brief stroll from the city center and 36 km from Milas International Airport. Bodrum Cruise Port features a 340m ﬁnger pier, which can accommodate the world’s largest cruise ships. Bodrum Cruise Port has been awarded ‘Green Port’ certiﬁcation in recognition of their environmental and corporate responsibility credentials.
- Antalya Cruise Port: A major international airport, a wide range of hotels and a variety of important archaeological sites such as Aspendos, Perge and Side, the port has all the appeal necessary to be a key homeport on the Mediterranean. Antalya Cruise Port has three cruise piers totaling 510 m in length, a 1,830 m2 passenger terminal and a 990 m2 luggage area which serves cruise passengers. Antalya is the number one holiday destination in Turkey and attracts 39% of all tourists visiting the country.