Holland America Line Cruises
A Holland America cruise is a unique experience, aiming high with quality this cruise line leads the way in high-value premium cruising. You’ll find that fellow passengers are discerning, curious individuals who favour quality over quantity and this is reflected in the high standards expected of Holland America cruise ship.
With ships built for cruising, not crowds, you will find the décor is defined by a timeless, tasteful aesthetic and public spaces are refreshingly uncrowded. The huge mega-liners of other cruise lines aren’t a feature of Holland America Line, each ship is large enough to offer all the amenities and classic activities one would expect but small enough to retain a sense of intimacy. There are no gimmicks either – Holland America concentrate on offering a solidly refined cruising experience where every little detail is part of a wholly refined cruising holiday.
No other cruise line is as passionate about food like Holland America Line. As you sit down to your first gala dinner onboard, you’ll realise that meals aren’t just another feature of your holiday, with Holland America they are an art form guided by some of the world’s leading chefs thanks to their unique “Culinary Council” and prepared with passion.
Enjoy a range of food experiences both ashore and onboard. Visit some of the world’s best wineries, uncover local culinary techniques or learn a new recipe with a guest chef. The inspiring variety of restaurants on board present a seemingly limitless choice!
No matter which type of stateroom suits your taste, from modestly priced Interior Staterooms to sumptuous Suites, you will find the same level of comfort, sophistication and extra, thoughtful touches throughout.
Your stateroom is your sanctuary, your private retreat after a full day exploring with elegant touches at every turn. The beds are Holland America’s own signature Mariner’s Dream, made up with finely woven cottons; bathrooms come equipped with Elemis soaps, lotions and shampoos plus luxurious bathrobes; enjoy a wide selection of movies on demand in your stateroom and dine at your leisure with In-Room Dining 24 hours a day.
From wilderness voyages along the majestic coastline of Alaska to the golden temples of Southeast Asia, a Holland America Line cruise brings the world within reach. With a huge choice of over 500 fascinating itineraries, across all seven continents, 100 countries and more than 470 ports of call your voyage will connect you to places, people and cultures in a way you’ve never experienced before.
Holland America’s exclusive “Explorations Central” programmes get you even closer to the heart of each destination, ensuring your cruise is more engaging and meaningful. Expert guides are on hand at every port to ensure you don’t miss the highlights or hidden treasures of every port.
From shorter voyages to epic world cruises, the sheet breadth of Holland America Line’s cruising calendar is enough to satisfy even the most demanding wanderlust. Europe is a favourite destination with voyages exploring the hidden coves of the Mediterranean, the majestic Norwegian Fjords and the grandeur of the Baltic plus much more. If you are a sun-worshipper then choose a Holland America line cruise to the Caribbean, where tranquil blue waters and white-sand beaches await.
Alaska is considered the last great frontier, and it is one Holland America explore from the rugged beauty of Glacier Bay and Tracy Arm Fjord to the bustling cities of Vancouver and Seattle where you can begin or end your voyage. Extend your holiday with a pre- or post-cruise shore excursion to Denali National Park or and the Yukon, with every stay and cruise option featuring an exclusive wilderness retreat at Holland America's McKinley Chalet Resort.
Head Down Under on an Australia & New Zealand cruise adventure taking in the very best this region has to offer. From the iconic Opera House at Sydney to the profound silence and deep fjords of Milford Sound. Head further out into the Pacific to the tropical gems of Papua New Guinea and the shimmering blue lagoons of Bora-Bora.
For those who wish to take a longer holiday, going in depth and exploring the world in multi-destination detail, consider a Holland America Grand Voyage, with more ports, longer stays and luxurious overnights ashore. A Grand Voyage experiences more of everything, from global capitals to iconic landmarks and hidden gems.
For nearly 150 years Holland America Line have pioneered the transformative power of cruising and travel; guests have been introduced to new cultures, new places and experiences with open minds, connecting with cultures and broadening horizons. This is Holland America Line. This is what they do.
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