Southwest Shipping has a team of staff with expertise in both the tourism industry and port agency operations and this combination
enables us to provide an unparalleled service to cruise vessels calling in East Africa. We understand our client’s high expectations and specifically what they require from us.

We offer  timely attendance to the vessel, arranging excellent welcome ceremonies, as well as achieving media coverage and VIP visits to the vessel. And above all we understand the sensitivity of passenger requirements and the importance of ‘safety first’.

Cruise Liner services provided:

  • Advance berth planning with Port Authorities
  • Berthing & vessel clearance
  • Coordination with local customs, immigration and port health
  • Authorities to ensure efficient vessel turnaround
  • Assistance with passenger and crew immigration requirements
  • Timely attendance to the vessel
  • Arrange vessel protection and security coverage in port
  • Arrange security coverage at tourist sites
  • Planning of quayside welcome ceremony
  • Coordinating VIP visits to the vessel
  • Arrange on-board entertainment by local groups
  • Advise and arrange itinerary planning for local excursions
  • Manage passenger requirements (hotel/safari bookings,
  • medical emergencies)
  • Provision of crew and passenger transport services

Head Office

  • Yunis Building, 4th Floor, P.O. Box 84366 80100, Moi Avenue,
    Mombasa, Kenya
  • +254 725 329 407
  • +254 737 866 594