NCL has the youngest, coolest, hippest, most innovative fleet on the water and with NCL’s Freestyle Cruising program everyone gets to do exactly what they want to do. There are exciting new restaurant menus, upgraded accommodation, new activities and entertainment, and the journey is as much about the ships as the destinations.


Each ship features stage shows and circus acts, a children’s centre with video arcades and interactive computer games, internet cafés, cinemas, libraries, karaoke rooms, swimming pools, spas, saunas, gymnasiums and beauty treatments. The newest ships also have tenpin bowling, climbing walls and Wii consoles.


NCL allows you to eat when, with whom and where you want. Passengers can enjoy a quick plate of oysters with Champagne in one of the cruise-ship restaurants, bars and lounges, or savour a full degustation menu in one of the fine specialty restaurants.


Internet access, 24-hour room service, massage, sauna, Mandara spas, Bar Central, library, conference rooms, connecting rooms and suites for families. Keep moving with the jogging and walking tracks, basketball or the golf driving nets.


OCEANVIEW STATEROOMTwo lower beds convertible to  queen, TV/telephone, Safe, Mini-fridge, Tea/coffee facilities, 24-hour room service, Hair dryer BALCONY STATEROOMPrivate balcony, Two lower beds convertible to queen, TV/telephone, Safe, Mini-fridge, Tea/coffee facilities, 24-hr room service GARDEN VILLAThree bedrooms, Three bathrooms, Access to private courtyard area, Living room, Butler and concierge service


NCL’s ships call at destinations in North America, the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe, the Mediterranean and Bermuda. NCL’s cruise itineraries and shore excursions are offer everything from helicopter flights over Alaskan glaciers and Brazilian rainforests to golf games on championship Hawaiian courses and cultural tours of Naples, Pompeii and Istanbul.

Established: 1967

Vessels: 11

Star rating: 4 star

Tonnage: 75,338 – 153,000

Passengers: 1,936 – 4,228


Accommodation, All meals (Selected Restaurants), Entertainment, Port taxes, Gratuities, Government fees, Room service.


Delivered in June 2010, 4,200-passenger Norwegian Epic is the next generation in Freestyle Cruising.

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