Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

St. Helena, United Kingdom


Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
77 77 77 77 72 70 68 68 68 70 70 72

Overview

Saint Helena is an island of volcanic origin and an overseas territory of the United Kingdom in the South Atlantic Ocean. It consists of the island of Saint Helena, as well as the dependencies of Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha. Saint Helena is famous for being the place of exile of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1821.

Things to Do

Bargate is a great place to visit when you are in town. This structure was once a heavily guarded tollgate. There is an original watch bell that is from the year 1605 and is one of five in the town. It also contains a 1705 sundial that is six minutes out from GMT. On the north side of the building holds 18th century shields, and drum towers.

Another great attraction here is Ocean Village. The village on the waterfront is one of the United Kingdoms biggest marinas. Enjoy cafes, restaurants, and boutique stores while you are visiting there. The real attraction is the International Boat Show being held in September. It area has a beautiful waterfront and thousands of tourists flock here every year.

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