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Holland America Line World Cruises

Take a trip far away from the ordinary--full of the intriguing, the different, and the exciting, that’s what you can expect from a Grand Voyage with Holland America Line. World Cruises are a perfect way to journey the globe—featuring itineraries that would impress even the most well-seasoned travelers. Your trip may sample the intriguing cultures of Panama and South America, where you’ll meet some of the most vibrant peoples in the world. Imagine traversing the Far East: immersing yourself in the deep history of China and Japan before experiencing the raw beauty of Southeast Asia.  See the world in style, choose a Holland America Grand Voyage and World Cruise.


Things to Do on a World Cruise with Holland America Line


Take the trip of your lifetime with a Holland America world cruise where you can experience the exotic on an elephant safari in Thailand, travel to Victoria Falls on safari in South Africa and visit the Vatican in Rome.


Holland America Line water canal Medieval House in Bruges
  • Bruges and Belgian Chocolates (Zeebrugge, Belgium)
    Bruges is considered by many to be one of the most exquisite cities in Europe. This Flemish spot was an important spot for the Hanseatic League in the Middle Ages. This was also the home of famed artist Jan van Eyck. You’ll tour this city while stopping at the Belgian chocolatier’s workshop to see how this delicious treat is made. You can also visit the Chocolate Museum and have some free time to shop for lace or chocolate. Before this tour is over you’ll see the Lake of Love.


Holland America Line elephant show in Thailand
  • Siam Elephant Safari (Phuket, Thailand)
    Take in the beauty of Phuket at the Chalong Highlands. Then visit the elephant camp site where you’ll learn about these large creatures and climb aboard the back of one for a 30-minute hike. You’ll also see baby elephants and visit a rubber plantation, learn how to farm rice and come face-to-face with a water buffalo.


Holland America Line overwater bungalows at dusk French Polynesia
  • Pearl Resort Overnight – Garden Bugalow (Bora Bora, French Polynesia)
    Stay in an exclusive resort in Bora Bora where you’ll lounge in a garden bungalow and enjoy the beautiful beach, or opt to receive one of the rejuvenating spa services. This is truly a way to spend time in paradise.


Holland America Line Senso Ji Temple Asakusa Tokyo Japan
  • The Best of Tokyo (Yokohama, Japan)
    See some of the amazing sights in one the world’s most advanced cities. Start with a trip back in time to the Imperial Palace Plaza, which was the home of Japan’s Emperor. Then venture to the Kannon Temple in Asakusa, where they have a statue of Kannon that was believed to have been fished out of the river. Then head into modern day Tokyo with a shopping trip to Ginza where you’ll find great deals.


Holland America Line St Peters Basilica balcony where Pope Benedict XVI spoke to the crowd
  • A Papal Audience at the Vatican (Civitavecchia, Italy)
    Enjoy a reserved seat in St. Peter’s Square where you will watch as the Pope comes out to give a blessing and speak to the crowd. After this experience you’ll have lunch in a nearby restaurant and spend some time exploring Rome on your own. Then you’ll be taken on a panoramic drive through the Eternal City passing by the Borghese Gardens and the Colosseum.


Holland America Line Victoria Falls sunset with rainbow Zambia
  • Botswana and Victoria Falls Overland Adventure (Durban, South Africa)
    Take a detour from the coast to visit the spectacular Victoria Falls and head out on safari. You’ll stay in the Chobe National Park, home to the largest population of elephants. Your hotel will overlook the land and you can spot animals from your verandah. On the last day you’ll head to Victoria Falls, the largest waterfall in the world. The site is spectacular to see.


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Holland America Line World Departure Ports

Learn more about each of the possible departure ports for a world cruise with Holland America. Your Holland America world cruise could depart from any of the following cities:

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