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Norwegian Launches Three-Day Sale On Europe Sailings

Receive $100 per stateroom to spend on board on new 2012 Europe bookings, plus free kids shore excursions and air credits

Miami   -    May 4, 2012   ---   

Norwegian Cruise Line is launching Europe Bonus Days, a three day sale from Friday, May 4 to Sunday, May 6, 2012, offering incredible savings on Norwegian's award-winning cruise vacations in Europe. Guests who book a 2012 Europe or Fall Transatlantic cruise this weekend will receive $100 on-board credit per stateroom. Named "Europe's Leading Cruise Line" four years in a row by the World Travel Awards, Norwegian offers an array of Europe itineraries that give guests the ease, value and convenience of exploring Europe's most popular ports of call while enjoying the freedom and flexibility of Freestyle Cruising®. Cruise fares are from $399 per person, double occupancy.

 

Families who book the ultimate family vacation to Europe this year will also receive the "Little Norwegian's Explore For Free" promotion. Norwegian offers a diverse selection of shore excursions, and with this limited time offer, children 12 years and younger can experience all of Europe's must-see monuments, sights, flavors and adventures on free shore excursions in every port* when accompanied by an adult in the same stateroom. Teens (13 to 17 years old) will receive half-off shore excursions* in every port of call.

 

For Europe cruises, Norwegian is also offering air credits, up to $500 dollars, available on select sailings.

 

For the ultimate in a Europe cruising, Norwegian Spirit is sailing 12-day Grand Mediterranean cruises from Barcelona and Venice through October 13, 2012. This incredible itinerary visits five different countries and includes stops in Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Izmir) and Istanbul, Turkey; Mykonos, Greece; Naples, Rome (Civitavecchia) and Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy; and Provence (Toulon), France. Beginning November 6, 2012, Norwegian Spirit will sail nine-day Canary Islands cruises from Barcelona through April 8, 2013 calling on exotic European ports including Funchal, Madeira; Santa Cruz de Tenerife, and Arrecife, Lanzarote, Canary Islands; and Granada (Malaga), Spain.

 

Norwegian Jade offers seven-day Greek Isles and Adriatic itineraries from Venice, Italy through early October, visiting Corfu, Santorini, Mykonos and Olympia (Katakolon), Greece, Dubrovnik, Croatia; Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Izmir), Turkey and Split, Croatia; and 10-day Eastern Mediterranean cruises from Rome (Civitavecchia) to Olympia (Katakolon) and Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Izmir), Turkey and an overnight in Alexandria, Egypt. Norwegian Jade also offers a history-filled 11-day Mediterranean and Holy Land itinerary from mid-October through April 2013. Sailing from Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy, ports of call include Alayna, Turkey; Limassol, Cyprus; Haifa and Ashdod, Israel; and Port Said and Alexandria, Egypt.

 

Named "Best Overall Cruise Ship" by the readers of Travel Weekly, Norwegian's newest ship, Norwegian Epic, sets sail on seven-day Western Mediterranean itineraries through October 14, 2012 from Barcelona, Spain with ports of call including Naples, Rome (Civitavecchia) and Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy; Cannes and Provence (Marseilles), France. Guests have the flexibility to begin their cruise in either Barcelona, Rome (Civitavecchia), or Provence (Marseilles), France, allowing them to customize a vacation that suits their specific needs.

 

Norwegian Sun offers nine-day Baltic Capitals voyages May 4, 2012 through September 7, 2012 from Copenhagen, Denmark and includes an overnight stay in St. Petersburg, Russia. Other ports of call include Berlin (Warnemunde), Germany, Tallinn, Estonia, Helsinki, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden.

 

Guests looking to set sail on a Transatlantic cruise this fall can enjoy a relaxing voyage across the Atlantic Ocean on board Norwegian Epic or Norwegian Sun. Norwegian Epic will set sail from Barcelona to Miami on a 13-day voyage departing October 21, 2012 and Norwegian Sun will sail a 14-day Transatlantic voyage from Copenhagen to Miami on September 30, 2012.

 

To book a cruise through Europe on board "Europe's Leading Cruise Line," contact a travel professional, call Norwegian at 888-NCL-CRUISE (625-2784), or visit www.ncl.com.

 

* Norwegian-sponsored shore excursions; motorized flight tours, golf, Orlando theme parks and Atlantis in the Bahamas excluded.

 


AnneMarie Mathews
Vice President of Public Relations
Public Relations Department
7665 Corporate Center Drive
Miami, FL 33126
305-436-4713
publicrelations@ncl.com