Holland America Line’s exotic itineraries explore distant destinations sought after by globetrotters. Cruises in 2022 and 2023 can now be booked.

From Asia, Australia and New Zealand to South America, Antarctica, Hawaii and Tahiti, travelers looking for an extraordinary adventure can choose cruises from 14 to 50 days on four Holland America Line ships.

From September 2022 to April 2023, Noordam, Oosterdam, Westerdam and Zuiderdam sail through the southern and northern hemisphere, offering guests carefully crafted routes that explore ancient traditions, natural wonders, fascinating cultures and the Aloha lifestyle in depth.

Ancient secrets revealed during the Asia cruise season

Westerdam’s travel routes in the Far East are offered from September 2022 to April 2023. They show the diversity of the countries visited and celebrate thousands of years of history.

  • All cruises last 14 days and can be combined into non-repeated 28-day collector trips.
  • Cruises sail round-trip from Yokohama, Japan; Round-trip transport from Singapore; or between Hong Kong, China and Yokohama or Singapore.
  • The countries studied include China, Japan, Taiwan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Cambodia, South Korea and Russia.
  • Eight different itineraries are offered: “Japan and Russia”, “Japan, Taiwan and the Philippines”, “Indonesian Discovery”, “The Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand”, “Far East Discovery”. China & Japan ”,“ Japan Explorer ”and“ South Japan ”.
  • Overnight calls include Singapore; Hong Kong and Shanghai, China; Osaka and Kobe, Japan; Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand; and Benoa (Denpasar), Bali.
  • “The Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand” visits an amazing six countries on one itinerary: China, the Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and Singapore.
  • Two 14-day “North Pacific Crossings” position the ship at the beginning and at the end of the season between Seattle, Washington and Yokohama.

Every day is a G’Day in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific

Noordam travels to the land down under from October 2022 to April 2023. For travelers seeking immersive exploration, the region offers unspoiled beauty, an abundance of wildlife, world-class wine, friendly locals, and a rich cultural heritage.

  • The itineraries last between 12 and 35 days and run from Sydney, Australia or between Auckland, New Zealand and Sydney.
  • The season kicks off with an epic 35-day Australia Circumnavigation that makes 15 Oz calls, including overnight stays in Fremantle, Perth and Melbourne. In addition to Australia, the ship will also visit Dili, East Timor, and Komodo Island, Indonesia. Highlights of the trip include exploring the Great Barrier Reef and cruising through Torres Strait.
  • “Australia & New Zealand” routes are offered for 13, 14 or 15 days and depart from a combination of ports in both countries. Scenic cruises include Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, and Queen Victoria Sound.
  • A 14-day New Zealand Discovery trip in January includes six calls to New Zealand’s North Island and South Island, plus scenic cruises in Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park.
  • A 34-day South Pacific Crossing in October 2022 from San Diego, California, to Sydney positions the ship for the season and includes calls to Hawaii, Christmas Island, French Polynesia, the Cook Islands and Tonga. A 25-day end-of-season itinerary is from Sydney to Vancouver, Canada, visiting New Caledonia, Fiji, American Samoa and Hawaii on the trans-Pacific voyage.

In South America and the Antarctic, scenic beauty prevails

It is a continent of contrasts, from the lush jungles of the north to the snow-capped mountains of the south, and from November 2022 to March 2023, Oosterdam in South America and Antarctica will find its way to the end of the world.

  • The itineraries range from 14 to 22 days; Selected cruises can be combined into 31-day collector trips.
  • Cruises operate between San Antonio (Santiago), Chile, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Seventeen-day early and late-season Panama Canal & Inca Discovery cruises sail between Fort Lauderdale, Florida and San Antonio.
  • Every South America cruise includes an overnight stay in Callao (Lima), Peru or Buenos Aires. Guests can enjoy extra time in these vibrant cities or take overland tours to Machu Picchu or Iguazú Falls.
  • The 14-day South America Passage cruises include extensive scenic cruises in the Chilean fjords, Glacier Alley and Cape Horn. Calls explore Chile, Argentina, Falkland Islands and Uruguay.
  • On the 22-day South America & Antarctica voyages, Oosterdam spends four full days touring the frozen continent and enjoying the ice-covered landscapes and amazing wildlife. Guests on these cruises will also experience the Chilean fjords, Glacier Alley, Cape Horn, Chile, Argentina, the Falkland Islands and Uruguay.

Discover paradise in the South Pacific and Hawaii

Hawaii and the South Pacific conjure up vivid images that show the colors of nature: turquoise water, maroon sunsets, emerald green landscapes and golden beaches. Not to mention the warm and welcoming island spirit of the locals. In September 2022 and February 2023, Zuiderdam will make two epic journeys around the Pacific.

  • “Tales of the South Pacific” is a 50-day trip starting September 28, 2022 that promises a unique combination of rich culture, ideal climate and lush landscapes. On the way from Vancouver to San Diego, the route leads to the most beautiful islands in the region.
    • Guests can tour from San Diego on October 3rd.
    • 22 ports of call in Hawaii, Kiribati, American Samoa, Samoa, Fiji, Tonga, Niue, Cook Islands and French Polynesia.
    • Overnight calls include Honolulu, Hawaii; and Bora Bora and Papeete, French Polynesia.
  • Starting February 18, 2023, the 35-day Hawaii, Tahiti & Marquesas itinerary will sail from San Diego.
    • Three island visits in Hawaii and nine calls to the French Polynesian islands of Bora Bora, Raiatea, Tahiti, Moorea, Huahine-Iti, Rangiroa, Tuamotu, Hiva ‘Oa and Nuku Hiva. Plus a visit to Christmas Island.
    • Overnight stays are Honolulu, Bora Bora and Papeete.

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Guests booking European cruises by April 5, 2021 2022 will receive up to US $ 2,300 in amenities for a limited time, including a free Signature Beverage Package, Prepaid Tips, a Free Signature Dining Package, and 50 % reduced deposits and free WiFi for suites. Exotic voyage prices start at $ 1,949 per person based on double occupancy for a 12-day New Zealand Discovery sailing. Taxes, fees and port costs are additional.

For more information about Holland America Line, contact a travel advisor by calling 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or at hollandamerica.com.