For more than 136 years, Holland America Line has been a recognized leader in cruising, taking our guests to exotic destinations around the world. If you are looking for some of the most spacious and comfortable ships at sea, award-winning service, five star dining, extensive activities and enrichment programs and compelling worldwide itineraries, you've come to the right place. We are committed to our mission: through excellence, we create once-in-a-lifetime experiences, every time.

Princess Cruises to Alaska

Imagine standing on your private verandah and watching whales breach and eagles soar. Imagine being among the lucky few to spend a whole day in Glacier Bay National Park. Imagine traveling through Alaska’s sublime beauty and frontier ports in unsurpassed luxury and comfort. On Holland America Line’s spectacular 7-day Alaska cruise vacations – imagination meets reality. We offer a greater selection of Alaska cruise itineraries than any other cruise line and are the only cruise line to offer Glacier Bay National Park on all three major cruise itineraries. And our spacious, mid-size ships carry fewer guests ensuring quiet corners and unfettered views.


Princess Cruises to Asia & Pacific

The exotic capitals and off-the-beaten-track treasures of the Far East await – we invite you to immerse yourself in the diverse history and culture of Asia and the Pacific. Aboard Holland America’s elegant and spacious ms Volendam, travel to unique ports of call and experience inspiring days and enchanting nights. Highlights include the beauty of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, shopping in Hong Kong, Shanghai’s stunning architecture, and the exotic wonders of Bangkok.


Princess Cruises to Australia/New Zealand

Experience the seductive power of the Pacific islands in Hawaii, Samoa, Vanuatu and Fiji. Explore New Zealand’s wine country, pristine beaches, geothermal wonders and awe inspiring natural beauty. Discover a world of ancient traditions in the power of the Maori Haka. Take in the Victorian splendor of Melbourne and the friendly esprit de corps of Sydney and Auckland. Be among the few to discover the gardens and waterfalls of Burnie, Tasmania. Throughout your journey, experience a deep and personal connection to each unique destination with our exclusive, award-winning shore excursions.


Princess Cruises to Bermuda

We are pleased to announce new itineraries departing from New York City to Bermuda, a dreamy tropical isle with a decidedly British flair. From Historic St. George, a charming UNESCO World Heritage Site to Hamilton, with pastel-colored storefronts, there is something for everyone. Here, proper business attire is Bermuda shorts, cricket is the national sport and afternoon tea goes without saying. An interesting fact about Bermuda is there are more golf courses per square mile than anywhere else in the world. Highlights: the famous pink beaches and secluded coves of South Shore Park, the quaint shops and boutiques of Hamilton, the rich colonial history of St. George. Holland America’s 7-day Bermuda itinerary is perfect for families with summer departures from August – October, all conveniently roundtrip from New York.


Princess Cruises to Canada/New England

Discover the unique history, stunning beauty and diverse cultures of Canada and New England. Walk Boston’s Freedom Trail, explore Prince Edward Island, and immerse yourself in the French inspired wonders of Quebec City and Montreal. And new this year: the wild beauty of Gaspé Peninsula, the traditions of the Innu nation at Sept-Îles, and a manmade glacier in Baie-Comeau, all in Quebec. You’ll be so close to home and yet you will feel as if you are worlds away.


Princess Cruises to the Caribbean

Caribbean Cruises: Our carefully crafted itineraries offer choice Caribbean cruise experiences across three distinct regions. For the ultimate day in paradise: our award winning private island, Half Moon Cay.

Eastern Caribbean & Bahamas Cruises: For the beauty of its beaches, the Eastern Caribbean and Bahamas are unequalled. On the horizon: the diverse cultures and attractions of St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Half Moon Cay, Grand Turk and San Juan.

Western Caribbean Cruises: Discover miles of perfect beach, world-class diving and ancient Mayan ruins. Explore Mexico, Belize, Guatemala and the Caribbean islands of Grand Cayman, Grand Turk and our award winning private island, Half Moon Cay.

Southern Caribbean Cruises: Off the beaten track lie tiny island nations: St. Lucia, Martinique, Curaçao, and Barbados. A bit further - the Panama Canal and Costa Rica. All itineraries include our private island, Half Moon Cay.


Princess Cruises to Europe

There is no better way to experience Europe than on a Holland America Line cruise. After all, Europe is our home, and we have over 135 years of experience providing our guests a premium experience at an exceptional value. Onshore, longer days in port and one-of-a-kind excursions give you access to events and sights experienced only by a lucky few. Return each day to spacious accommodations, gourmet meals and top-notch entertainment. Timeless elegance, industry-leading amenities, activities, and warm, intuitive service onboard give you a vacation in Europe beyond compare. The dream of Europe awaits – all you have to do is step aboard.


Princess Cruises to Grand Voyage

Grand Voyages: Luxurious days at sea, explorations of iconic cities and remote destinations, new friendships and superb service – Holland America Line invites you on a Grand World Voyage.

Grand World Voyage: Embark to stunning destinations, defining experiences, and uncommon memories. Complete a global circumnavigation or join us for unique Grand World Voyage segments.

Grand South America & Antarctica Voyage: Transit the Panama Canal, navigate the Amazon River, round Cape Horn and discover the awesome beauty of Antarctica. Welcome to the adventure that is South America.

Grand Africa & Mediterranean Voyage: Rich with maiden ports and off-the-beaten-path destinations, this innovative 2011 Grand Voyage itinerary is perfect for those who have previously traveled or cruised Europe.

Grand Asia & Australia Voyage: Discover the diverse cultures and natural wonders of the Pacific Rim. Travel roundtrip from North America or choose one of our exciting segments.

Grand Mediterranean & Black Sea Voyage: Roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale, this unique Grand Voyage offers beautiful Caribbean Islands, two Transatlantic crossings and the treasures of Europe – all at an incredible value.


Princess Cruises to Hawaii, Tahiti & South Pacific

Rich with dramatic tropical beauty, chic boutiques and galleries, and a kind and hospitable people proud of their heritage and culture, Hawaii is a cruise destination to be visited again and again. Holland America Line makes every Hawaii cruise unique and memorable. Savor relaxing days at sea aboard our mid-size ms Zaandam and indulge in our Greenhouse Spa, Culinary Arts Center and Explorations Café. Onshore enjoy award-winning shore excursions, including our Encore Collection, specially designed to give returning guests a new experience. Heaven surely awaits you aboard a premium Holland America Line Hawaii cruise.


Princess Cruises to Mexico

The excitement of the Mexican Riviera and wildlife-rich Sea of Cortez await you on a Holland America Line Mexico cruise vacation. Revel in the pulsing energy of Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan and Acapulco, and then relax in the quiet beauty of the Sea of Cortez with unique, off the beaten path destinations like La Paz, Loreto, and the Copper Canyon. Throughout Mexico discover historic sites, shop for local treasures, and enjoy all manner of beach and water activities. Perfect for family vacations, our award-winning shore excursions and onboard amenities allow every guest to experience a tailor-made Mexican cruise fiesta.


Princess Cruises to South America

Follow in the footsteps of Magellan, Drake and Shackleton to discover the ethereal beauty of Patagonia, Cape Horn and Antarctica. Cruise deep into the Amazon in search of rare species and sultry river towns. Ponder the enigma of ancient Incans at Machu Picchu. Explore centuries old colonial cities and revel in the cosmopolitan energy of Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Santiago. Shop for fine wine, lapis, amber and leather goods. Throughout your cruise, we bring the history, culture and natural wonders of South America alive with our onboard Explorations Speaker Series and award winning shore excursions.