Norwegian Epic

Explore the history of the Mediterranean, feel the balmy breezes of the Bahamas and the Caribbean, or just sit back and relax while you cruise across the Mediterranean, feel the balmy breezes of the Bahamas and the Caribbean, or just sit back and relax while you cruise across the Atlantic. Whatever you choose to do, Norwegian Epic is sure to dazzle. Awarded Best Cruise Ship Entertainment by Frommer’s, Norwegian Epic keeps the bar high with two new Broadway shows: Ballroom Blitz and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Not only is Norwegian Epic offering world-class performers but a new wave of accommodations as well - from Studios, designed and priced for the solo traveler, to the private Haven. Add more than 20 different dining options and you'll understand why this is Freestyle Cruising on a truly grand scale.

  • Ship
    155,873 Gross Register
  • Guest
    4,100 Guest
    (double occupancy)
  • Length
    1,081ft Overall
  • Width
    133ft Max
  • Year
    2010 Year
  • Crew
    1,753 Ship
  • Best for Onboard Entertainment
    Best for Onboard Entertainment
  • Best Cruise Line for Solo Travelers
    Best Cruise Line for Solo Travelers
  • Europe's Leading Cruise Line (2012-2014)
    Europe's Leading Cruise Line (2012-2014)
  • 2012 Best Cruise for Sea Days
    2012 Best Cruise for Sea Days
  • Best Mega-Ship (Min. 2000 Pax) (2012)
    Best Mega-Ship (Min. 2000 Pax) (2012)
  • Best Large Ship Cruise Line in the World
    Best Large Ship Cruise Line in the World
  • Best Overall Individual Cruise Ship
    Best Overall Individual Cruise Ship
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Award Winning Entertainment

Award Winning Entertainment

When it comes to the award-winning entertainment on board Norwegian Epic, you won’t believe your eyes or even your ears. Acrobats soar while jaws drop during the dazzling performances of Cirque Dreams and Dinner®. Experience the legendary Liverpool venue where the Beatles performed, The Cavern Club. Or laugh along with our new Broadway show, Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Grab a seat, it’s showtime!

Non-Stop Action

Non-Stop Action

Norwegian Epic has taken fun to the next level. Splash down in our multi-slide Aqua Park featuring the largest bowl slide at sea and the new SplashGolf™ interactive water-based game for all age groups. Go rock climbing or shoot some hoops in our two-story Sports Complex. Or break a sweat in our fitness center complete with a boxercise ring. Whatever you decide to do there is something for everyone around every corner of our ships.



Bahamas & Florida Cruises

See famous theme parks, bustling straw markets, lounge in the sun or just take it easy.


Caribbean Cruises

The turquoise water and white sands shimmer. Experience the sublime colorful architecture.


Europe Cruises

Experience incredible history, famous landmarks and unique culture in grand style.


Transatlantic Cruises

Leisure days at sea, exciting moonlit nights, nothing to distract from the journey ahead.



Indulge in luxury and privacy. Modern, spacious suites perfect for the two of you or the whole family. First-class amenities include large balconies, butlers and more.

There’s nothing mini about it. Spacious, stylish suites let you unwind with indulgences like fine linens, luxury bath, sliding glass doors and a private balcony.

The perfect way to experience a total spa vacation. Enjoy a queen-sized circular bed, in-suite hot tub, priority spa access, and premium amenities.

See the world unfold right in front of you. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to your own sweeping balcony. Well-appointed and spacious style awaits you back inside.

Designed and priced just right for solo travelers. Studios feature a full-size bed, separate bath area and access to the private Studio Lounge. No single supplement required.

Cruise where comfort, style and value blend seamlessly. Smart, sophisticated appointments include a TV, sitting area, room service and more. Enjoy everything you need.

Experience WHAT’S ON BOARD

Serving a wide variety of culinary delights to please every palate, our complimentary dining options include two main dining rooms, a help-yourself buffet and a variety of casual cafés, grills and on-the-go choices. Plus, our Main Dining Rooms offer a menu that changes daily, Chef's Signature Dishes and carefully selected wine recommendations, guaranteeing a different culinary adventure with every visit.

Enjoy a night of gastronomic proportions at one of our many specialty restaurants. Sip your favorite cocktail as you select from choice cuts of Certified Angus Beef® at Cagney’s Steakhouse. Enjoy delicious pasta made with the freshest ingredients inside our rustic and chic Italian eatery, La Cucina. Or savor French cuisine at Le Bistro. No matter what you choose, our specialty dining options feature the tastes you’ll crave.

It’s always a great time to treat yourself. When your sweet tooth demands to be satisfied, swing by the Atrium Café for goodies from Carlo’s Bake Shop by Buddy Valastro, TV’s beloved master baker and star of TLC’s Cake Boss. Or satisfy a late-night craving with our 24-hour pizza delivery service. Go ahead and indulge.

With so many bars and lounges to discover, finding your favorite may take a few days. Feel the energy of the pumping music and pulsing walls as you dance till the wee hours at Bliss Ultra Lounge. Chill out, literally, inside the SVEDKA and Inniskillin Ice Bar. Or just belly-up and order a cold one to go at Waves Pool Bar. Whether you’re looking to meet up with friends or make new ones, there’s always an opportunity to mix it up.

From top to bottom and from bow to stern, Norwegian Epic has enough onboard activities to fill every minute of your cruise. Think you’re brave? Visit Aqua Park and feel the exhilaration as you slide down 200 feet on The Epic Plunge – the only bowl slide at sea. Heat up your day or night at Spice H20, our adults-only beach club at the back of the ship. And when all is said and done, enjoy a pamper session at Mandara Spa. With so much to do, we’ll always have you coming back for more.

When it comes to the entertainment on Norwegian Epic, get ready to experience a show that explodes with jaw-dropping choreography, heart-pounding music and breath-taking moves. Watch the sizzle and passion of ballroom dancing unfold with Ballroom Blitz. Be dazzled by Cirque Dreams & Dinner, featuring world-class acrobats and aerialists. Or let loose at Howl at the Moon, the World's Greatest Rock N' Roll Dueling Piano Bar. It’s showtime. All the time.

Learn From our Guests CRUISE STORIES

Norwegian Epic

From check-in to check-out, every experience on the Epic was excellent!

-Manuel G.

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Hottest Nightlife at Sea

Check out the 20 exciting bars and lounges like an authentic 17º F SVEDKA Ice Bar and Spice H20’s adults-only beach club.

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Five day trips for your next Mediterranean Cruise

Explore some of the most culture-rich places in the world in the Mediterranean.

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Studios for Solo Travelers

Norwegian Epic offers solo travelers a stateroom designed and priced especially for them, plus private access to The Studio Lounge.

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Norwegian iConcierge

Our mobile app lets you call other guest and keeps you informed about everything going on board.

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