Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) announced its return to service with three new Summer 2021 itineraries that will depart from ports outside the U.S.
Norwegian Jade will sail from Athens on a seven-day Greek Isles cruise, starting July 25, 2021;
Norwegian Joy will embark on a week-long Caribbean itinerary from Montego Bay, Jamaica on August 7, 2021; and
Norwegian Gem will sail on a week-long cruise departing from Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on August 15, 2021.
Each Caribbean itinerary includes stops at four distinct ports of call and two days at sea. In addition, passengers on Norwegian Joy visit Harvest Caye, the company’s private resort destination in Belize.
Passengers on Norwegian Jade will visit Olympia, and the islands of Crete, Rhodes, Mykonos, Corfu, and Santorini.
“We have been working diligently towards our resumption of operations, focusing on the guest experience with health and safety at the forefront,” said NCL President and Chief Executive Officer Harry Sommer in a press release.
“The growing availability of the COVID-19 vaccine has been a game-changer,” said Sommer. “The vaccine, combined with our science-backed health and safety protocols, will help us provide our guests with what we believe will be the healthiest and safest vacation at sea…