Sail away in Five-Star Style. For the ninth year in a row, Holland America Line has been voted "best overall cruise value" by the World Ocean and Cruise Liner Society, the experienced travelers who know cruising best. Service, ambience, cuisine, personal attention - only Holland America offers you such consistent quality and more "five-star" ships than any other major cruise line.
Worldwide Cruising. Holland America Line offers a five-star resort in 253 ports and scenic cruising areas throughout the world: Alaska, Canada, Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, Panama Canal, Orient, South America, South Pacific, World Voyages.
Discover the best in Alaska cruising with Holland America Line. We offer the most extensive selection of Alaska cruises imaginable, with more 7-day departures or a comprehensive 14-day itinerary, and diverse glacier and port experiences provide interest for every kind of cruiser. Plus, no other cruise line offers as many opportunities to experience astonishingly beautiful Glacier Bay National Park, and you’ll find it featured on each of our three 7-day cruise routes.
Alaska and Yukon CruiseTours
Immerse yourself in the Great Land with our carefully crafted cruise and land tour combination itineraries. Choose from 3- to 7-day cruising in scenic Inside Passage combined with 7- to 13-day land expeditions. While on land, enjoy luxurious McKinley Explorer domed railcars, enticing Explorer Coaches, relaxing Yukon River cruising, inviting hotels and inns, remote wilderness retreats, authentic Alaskan lodges and more.
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.
Australia/New Zealand & S. Pacific
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.
Holland America Line’s 14- to 70-day Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific cruise vacations provide extensive scenic cruising. Our 14-day itineraries from Sydney and Auckland offer explorations on New Zealand’s North and South Islands or the exotic South Pacific.
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.
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 Québec 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 Québec. You’ll be so close to home and yet you'll feel as if you're worlds away.
A perfect family vacation, these cruises feature five convenient home ports and itineraries spanning spring, summer and fall. All this aboard a five-star Holland America ship with plenty of activities to please and entertain everyone in the family.
Choose Your Ideal Caribbean Cruise Vacation
Experience paradise when you travel to the Caribbean with Holland America Line. Enjoy traveling with fewer guests on our spacious, mid-sized ships, far from the crowds. Discover picturesque destinations and spend the ultimate day in paradise on our award-winning private island, Half Moon Cay, featuring a huge interior lagoon and a two-mile crescent of perfect beach rimmed by blue water. Sample the amazing array of enriching onboard activities and artfully crafted shore excursions—from snorkeling to parasailing to horseback riding on the beach. Savor it all while indulging in exquisite cuisine and the unparalleled personal attention of our gracious crew. This is paradise at an unprecedented value.
Choose Your Perfect Europe Cruise Vacation
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.
Hawaii & Tahiti
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.
Holland America Line offers cruise vacations beginning and ending in downtown San Diego, where the pier is conveniently located near the airport on beautiful San Diego Bay. Longer cruises also begin or end in Vancouver, British Columbia and offer even more indulgent days at sea.
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.
Holland America Line offers a variety of Mexico cruise itineraries, all beginning and ending in downtown San Diego where the pier is conveniently located just minutes from the airport on beautiful San Diego Bay. Begin and end your cruise sailing past Coronado Island, Cabrillo National Monument and Point Loma.
Pacific Northwest & Pacific Coast
Featuring distinct ports of call, gorgeous scenery and relaxing days at sea aboard our premium, mid-size ships, our 1- to 5-day Pacific Northwest & Pacific Coast cruises are the perfect get-away. Explore the diverse neighborhoods of Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle, explore Avalon on Santa Catalina Island, and play on San Diego’s golden beaches. On board, be completely pampered by our crew. Have breakfast delivered to your spacious stateroom, luxuriate in our Greenhouse Spa, take a cooking class at our Culinary Arts Center, or simply relax with a latte in our Explorations Café and watch the scenery go by.
Holland America Line’s Pacific Northwest & Pacific Coast cruises make the perfect surprise gift or special long weekend. Before or after your cruise, take advantage of our hotel packages and enjoy more of Vancouver, Seattle, Los Angeles or San Diego.
The Panama Canal is one of the greatest achievements of the 20th century. As you transit this engineering marvel, listen to its stories of extraordinary human vision, sacrifice and triumph as part of our Explorations program.
Beyond the canal, find Caribbean island nations and our award-winning private island, Half Moon Cay. Walk in the footsteps of ancient Incans and Mayans as you explore the ruins of bygone empires. Discover Costa Rica’s rainforests, Guatemala’s colonial history, and Ecuador’s volcanoes. All this while enjoying our 5-star service, spacious accommodations and first class amenities and activities.
With our wide variety of 10- to 28-day itineraries, Holland America Line has the perfect Panama Canal cruise vacation for your interests, schedule and budget. Convenient home ports include Fort Lauderdale, San Diego, Los Angeles, Seattle and Vancouver.
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.
Holland America Line’s 7- to 66-day South America cruise vacations offer diverse itineraries and extended stays in exotic ports like Buenos Aires, Callao (Lima), Fuerte Amado (Panama City) and the Amazon’s Manaus.