From the majestic beauty of Norway’s fjords to the fairy-tale charm of Copenhagen and the iconic golden onion-domes of St. Petersburg, a Holland America Northern Europe cruise offers a bevy of fascinating sites and experiences.
Sail on a variety of Holland America’s beautifully appointed mid-sized ships in Northern Europe and enjoy the line’s award-winning pampering. Itineraries include Norwegian fjords, the Baltic (with overnights in St. Petersburg), Iceland and North Cape.
When you choose these voyages with sophisticated Holland America you’re embarking on the most enriching, authentic and memorable vacation in this region. Designed to provide a more in-depth look at some of Europe’s most iconic cities, scheduled overnight calls may be enjoyed in some destinations.
Delight your senses with the many diverse aspects of this culturally-rich region. Let Holland America transport you through an enchanting world of natural beauty, breathtaking landscapes, unique architecture, history and lore, delicious food, renowned art and more.
Comprised of three general regions, each holds a special magic: Baltic/Scandinavia, Norwegian fjords and the majestic British Isles. Baltic Sea cruises may visit the northern European cities of Copenhagen, Denmark; Helsinki, Finland; Stockholm, Sweden; Oslo, Norway and St. Petersburg, Russia. Some itineraries may also include Tallinn, Estonia; Warnemünde (port call for Berlin) and Hamburg, Germany; Dublin, Ireland; Harwich and Southampton, England among others.
Visit northern Europe’s best preserved medieval cities. Port calls may feature Bruges – when in this lovely city we recommend canal cruises, waffles and chocolate. In Amsterdam a plethora of world-class museums and points of interest await you, such as the Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmsmuseum and historic Anne Frank House in addition to the Amstel Brewery. Witness the cascading Seven Sisters Waterfall located along Geirangerfjord in Norway and visit The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg wherein you can view world-famous artwork as well as a reconstruction of the breathtaking Amber Room.
Cruising with Holland America
Whichever award-winning Holland America ship you sail on, you’ll be ensconced in a delightfully relaxed ambiance of easy elegance. Enriching activities and opportunities are around every corner to suit your interests and desires for relaxation, entertainment and exploration. This premium line’s “Signature of Excellence” is evident from bow to stern, portside to starboard, beginning at embarkation to debarking.
Exceptional dining will delight your palate, as you savor delicious cuisine at a variety of restaurants. Specially crafted menus feature tantalizing selections created by Holland America’s acclaimed Culinary Council made up of some of the world’s best chefs. An extensive selection of wines is available to complement your meals. Fine dining is yours in elegant settings, casual venues, al fresco options, 24/7 in-room service and more.
Spacious accommodations — many with balconies — include some of the largest staterooms in premium cruising. Stunning suites feature an array of amenities, including luxurious Mariner’s Dream beds.
Make this a family vacation! The line’s youth programs and age-specific activities were diligently designed to ensure kids and teens also have a fantastic time.
Relax and socialize at the many chic lounges and bars. Take a dip in the pools, find your Zen among the many scintillating spa treatments and maintain or embark on a new work-out routine at the state-of-the-art fitness center. World-class entertainment including Broadway-style shows, a casino, cinema and more add to the evening excitement.
Northern Europe is on many bucket lists. Check it off yours as you visit some of the world’s most iconic destinations. Take advantage and see it the best way, with a front row seat on a lovely Holland America ship.
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