Welcome to Your Expedition
We are ideally located for expedition cruise ship passengers who want to visit the stunning scenery of Angus and Aberdeenshire and plan their own bespoke adventure.
This part of Scotland is particularly appealing to those who want to travel the route less known, get active and discover some of the hidden jewels of the North East.
Angus is an area of outstanding beauty with lots to offer, from the breath-taking scenery of the rolling hills and glens, to the sandy white beaches along the stunning coastline. From sweeping sandy beaches to stunning mountains and glens, there’s something about the scale and serenity of this area which makes it truly unforgettable.
In 2019 there were 1.1 million tourism visits to Angus, generating £241 million within the local economy through visitor and tourism business expenditure.
Offering visitors the perfect opportunity to delight in the outstanding scenery and wildlife, sample the region’s world class food and drink, as well as experience the unique culture and history – why not make Montrose your port of choice to disembark and explore this vibrant region.
We can accommodate cruise ships up to 110 metres and berthing at our purpose built facilities for up to a week. We are also members of Cruise Scotland and Cruise Europe.
Our cruise ship amenities include:
- Excursion transport provided by local operators with extensive knowledge of the area
- Bespoke itineraries
- Fully ISPS Code compliant, with security personnel provided by Montrose Port Authority to ISPS standards
- Fast, fresh water supplies are easily accessible.
The following is a list of popular excursions that are available and can be tailored to create unique and bespoke itineraries. Please note that, in many cases and with prior arrangement, half day tours can be combined to create full day itineraries.
Shore excursions are normally pre-booked onboard via the cruise line concerned. The itineraries detailed below are subject to change and should be checked with the tour/activity provider concerned.
For further information contact:
Hills & Glens
The Angus Glens
House of Dun
Arbroath Cliff Tours
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Food and Drink
The Bothy Experience
Food and Drink
Montrose Golf Links
Carnoustie Golf Links
Montrose is a vibrant town in Angus, and attracting cruise ships to Montrose Port provides a fantastic opportunity to showcase Angus to a new audience.
Visitors are vital to local businesses, supporting more than 3,812 full time equivalent jobs. The arrival of cruise ships at Montrose Port not only provides visitors with the opportunity to discover this beautiful part of Scotland, but also has a positive impact on the local economy