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There’s no easier way to travel with your family than on a cruise with Norwegian. Unpack once and visit multiple destinations while enjoying the comfort and convenience of the same stateroom throughout your entire vacation. Whether you’re exploring with fully planned Free Shore Excursions or discovering what’s on board — including a wide range of activities, award-winning entertainment and complimentary family programming, there’s something for everyone. Best part is the incredible value you get with Free Kids’ Clubs, Free Dining, Free 3rd & 4th Guests, Free Airfare for Second Guest^, Unlimited Open Bar and much more! Sail with Norwegian and give your family the time — and experiences — to create treasured memories.

The Perfect Family Cruise? Child's Play.Family Activities

Towering waterslides. Multiple swimming pools. Tubing and splash parks. Soak it all in. Take the plunge on some of the fastest drop slides at sea. Splash the day away in the interactive Kids' Aqua Park.

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The family that plays together stays together! From activities like the fan-favorite game show Music Mania to the brain-teasing Beat Your Bedtime to dance tournaments to sports competitions and more, you’ll have endless ways to make memories — and laughs — for the whole gang.

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Let them eat cake. And tacos. And steak. And sushi. You’ll find every cuisine imaginable on all of our ships, so there’s no such thing as a picky eater out here. Combine this much variety with our famous complimentary buffet, main dining rooms and Free Specialty Dining with Free At Sea, and you’ll be wishing there were more meals in a day. Best part, kids under 12 eat free at all of our specialty restaurants!

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There’s something for everyone on all of our ships — families can stay busy from dusk till dawn, then wake up and start anew. Step into a virtual world at our video arcade, Galaxy Pavilion. Play nine holes of Mini Golf as you sail over the ocean. Capture aliens as a family with a round of Laser Tag. Bring on the competition with sports ranging from bocce ball and pickle ball to subsoccer and basketball. Together or apart, it’s always time for play time!

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Ready to rev it up? Zoom around the only race tracks at sea. Fly down the fastest dry slides at sea. Conquer the largest ropes course at sea, zip line over the ocean, venture up a climbing wall, then rappel down. If you’re feeling extra daring, venture out onto The Plank — a rush like no other. These activities give “action-packed” a whole new meaning.

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The enjoyment doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Take in family-friendly Broadway musicals like Beetlejuice, Choir of Man, Jersey Boys and more. Or go for gold at live game shows like The Price Is Right, Press Your Luck and Deal Or No Deal. Entertainment and excitement — we’ve got it all.

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FREE 3rd & 4th Guests

Bring the whole gang with Free 3rd & 4th Guests on select cruises!

If You're Going to Act Like a Child, Come Aboard.COMPLIMENTARY YOUTH CLUBS

Guppies Program Best Cruise for Kids

Guppies Program (6 months to under 4 years old)

Ideal for baby and parent bonding. Enjoy a space where parents and children can play together. Hours and locations vary per ship and itinerary.

*Parent required
Splash Academy Best Cruise for Kids

Splash Academy (Ages 3–12)

When your children are having a great time, you’re having a great time. Our much-loved Splash Academy offers activities ranging from crafts to sports, theme nights and more.
Flexible programming allows children to explore and make interest-based choices throughout the sailing.
Entourage Best Cruise for Kids

Entourage (Ages 13–17)

Give your older kids all the breathing space they desire with Entourage. Here, teens can get creative with music or graffiti, play video games and sports, watch and make movies, join the circus or simply hang out. Best of all, the teen center turns into a dance club at night!
Late Night Best Cruise for Kids

Group Babysitting

Drop off the kids and have a romantic night out. Available in the evenings, our Group Sitting is supervised by our certified youth staff. Fees apply for this service and are charged directly to the parents’ onboard account.

Book Now and Forever Enjoy Your PeaceAdult Entertainment

When the kids are busy making new friends in our youth programs, exploring the ship or even hitting their own "night club" it's time to indulge in me time. Wind down or act up — this time is yours.
Bars & Nightlife

Bars & Nightlife

Cheers to date night. Our ships feature numerous bars and lounges, each with its own unique vibe, plus numerous shows and clubs suited for adults. Jam to live music at Syd Norman's Pour House. Laugh it up at our comedy clubs, and if you've still got energy, take advantage of our Group Sitting and go clubbing into the wee hours.
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Mandara Spa

Mandara Spa

Welcome to a place where the ocean meets the healing waters within — the world-famous Mandara Spa and Salon®. Enjoy the newest and best massages, facials, acupuncture and more. Rejuvenate in our Thermal Suite with its multiple saunas, pools and therapeutic rooms. Or leave your cruise looking refreshed with a visit to our Med Spa.
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Adults-only Spaces

Adult-Only Spaces

Head to one of our adult-only pools and enjoy vacation days the grown-up way. Spice H20 is inspired by the renowned summer beach parties on the island of Ibiza. Vibe Beach Club is resplendent with ocean views, an over-sized hot tub, chaise loungers and a full-service bar.
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The Haven® offers families an exclusive enclave with our most luxurious accommodations. Includes a 24-hour butler, as well as a private sundeck, pool and restaurant.

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Balcony staterooms provide an extra interior space, spectacular views, privacy and an outdoor space that serves as an extension of the room. They start at 200 square feet, sleep up to 4 and come with amenities like a TV, mini fridge and a coffee maker, plus a bonus spacious sitting area. You can also book connecting balcony staterooms, allowing plenty of room to roam while keeping the family close.

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These family-size accommodations place you near all the kid-friendly action, including our complimentary youth programs and the pool deck. Wake up to brilliant views from your sliding glass doors, grab coffee on the balcony and kick back in the living and dining area. Be sure to call for butler and concierge service anytime you like. 574 sq. ft.* of space includes a double bed a double sofa bed and a Murphy bed.

*Accommodates up to six guests.

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For larger groups (or larger kids), our 2-bedroom suites are the perfect solution. Features a large private balcony, a spacious dining area (ask your butler to organize a feast!) and two bedrooms — one with a king-size bed and walk in-closet and one with two lower convertible beds. Sleeps up to 6 guests.

A Cruise for the Whole FamilyGROUP TRAVEL

Multi-generational family enjoying time lounging on ship deck

Big family? We’ve got you covered, and we’ll help you save! Book 5 cabins and enjoy a variety of discounts, plus a Free Onboard Credit. You’ll also get a dedicated Groups Concierge who can pre-arrange meals, parties, shore excursions and more. From Broadway shows to fine dining to complimentary kids’ clubs, there’s something for everyone from day to night on Norwegian.

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