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Kids of all ages can find their happy place thanks to our complimentary youth programmes - Splash Academy and Entourage. Alongside our well-trained staff, your children will experience a wide range of exciting activities with kids and teens their own age. And whilst they're having the time of their lives, you can too, knowing they're in a safe and supervised environment.

Want to know more? Visit the Youth Programmes Frequently Asked Questions page.

Dive IntoSplash Academy For Kids

When your little ones are having a great time, you're having a great time. Sign them up for our complimentary youth programme where they can enjoy creative play, sports and more. From theme night activities to cool parties, our youth staff has a knack for this stuff.

Activities & Age Groups

Guppies

6 Months - Under 3 Years Old (Parents required. Fleetwide)

  • Sensory Play
  • Music and Movement
  • Colours of the Rainbow

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  • Self-Exploration
  • Crafty Creations
  • Messy Play

Turtles

3 - 5 Years

  • Arts & Crafts and Painting
  • Circus School (Tiger Act)
  • Developmental Activities
  • Sensory Play
  • Storytelling
  • Parades/Treasure Hunts

Seals

6 - 9 Years

  • Circus Skills and Show (Scarf Juggling, Plate Spinning, Devil Sticks, and Rope Spinning)
  • Theme Nights
  • Painting
  • Sports/Games
  • Team-Building Challenges
  • Parades/Treasure Hunts
  • Video Games

Dolphins

10 - 12 Years

  • Entourage Take-Over
  • Circus Skills and Show (Stilts, Ball Juggling, Chinese Yo-Yo, Plate Spinner, Devil Sticks)
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Themed Nights (Survivor/Spy)
  • Sports/Team Building
  • Video Games and Challenges
Splashtacular Extravaganza

Splashtacular Extravaganza

Juggling, Spinning, Roaring! The kids will learn and perform all kinds of skills and cool tricks in our workshops and whilst in Splash Academy for our Splashtacular Extravaganza.

Family Workshops/Activities

Family Workshops/Activities

Youth Counsellors and Cruise Staff come together to offer fun interactive activities for the whole family from Game Shows, Sports Challenges, Pizza Making, and Trivias.

Splash Academy

Splash Academy

A place where kids are the centre of attention and they will never want to leave.

Learn AboutEntourage For Teens

Run off and play whilst your teenagers hang out in a place filled with video games, movies, arts, music, sports and people their own age. From the coolest lounge at sea to the hippest dance club at night, there's always something going on at our teen centres. Best of all, it's all complimentary and supervised.*

*Some teen centres are used as a hangout when programme is not in session and may not be supervised but are under surveillance.

Get Creative
Get Creative

Express yourself! Teens can show off their creativity and personality with our crazy music jams through dancing, singing, or by just being artsy through creating balloon sculptures or graffiti masterpieces.

Circus Skills
Circus Skills*

Learn and showcase your circus skills from walking on stilts to juggling all to come together in the end of sailing circus performance! The skills will last a lifetime. *Does not apply on all ships.

Lights, Camera, Action
Lights, Camera, Action

Hunt it down and wear it well, we want to see your fashion style. Or pick up a few cues from our improv classes and let your character shine in the spotlight.

Movies & WiiU
Movies & WiiU

Game on! Experience the latest in gaming or kick back and relax with a movie.

Sports
Sports

Hit the court. It is time for dodgeball, soccer, basketball….you name it we play it. Test your skills against the Teen Counsellor!

Themed Events
Themed Events

Every night is a party! Dress to the nines and come in style. Check out College Night, White Hot Party, and Glow. Entourage is the place to be. The themes vary from ship to ship.

Take Advantage ofPort Play / Late Night

Drop off the kids to enjoy a shore excursion* or a romantic night out. Available on days in port and every evening for children ages 3-12. Fees apply.

*Please refer to the FAQs for policies on children in nappies.

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Port Play

Want some alone time? Then drop off the little ones at Port Play for free. Only a small fee applies for the supervision of your child(ren) during breakfast, lunch, and dinner hours. Meal times are based on ship and itinerary.

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Late Night Fun Zone

Planning a romantic dinner for two? Leave the kiddies in safe hands any day of the week at Late Night Fun Zone. Small fee applies.

Hours: 10:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. If no children are registered or dropped off by 11:30 p.m., the centre will close for the evening. It is recommended that children be signed up by 8:00 p.m. the day prior.

Exclusively on Norwegian EscapeGuppies Nursery

With the first-ever Norwegian nursery on the Norwegian Escape, parents can rest easy knowing their tots ( 6months - under 3 years old) are being well looked after by our dedicated nursery staff. Featuring an active room with sensory-based activities, games and toys based on a daily theme, plus a quiet room for babies to sleep, parents can have the holiday they deserve whilst their little ones do too. Feel Free to use all 3 Nursery options:

      1. Drop off services in the Guppies Nursery*
      2. Open Play in the Guppies Playroom (also offered across the fleet)
      3. Guppies Hosted Activities in the Playroom (also offered across the fleet)

    Please refer to the Guppies FAQ's for more information on policies, procedures, and programmes.

    *Be sure to register your child and make reservations for the desired time block once onboard with the Nursery Attendant

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