Norwegian Bliss

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has announced its 2020 itineraries for 11 of its 17 ships, including a debut itinerary for new ship Norwegian Encore.

The cruise line’s schedule for the year will see its ships sail to Alaska, Europe and Bermuda, among other destinations.

Details of sailings taking place on its Pride of America from summer 2021 through to spring 2022 sailings have also been released.

Andy Stuart, president and chief executive officer of NCL, said:  “Summer 2020 is especially exciting as our Breakaway-Plus class will be making waves all over the world, from Norwegian Joy and Norwegian Bliss in Alaska to Norwegian Encore in Bermuda and Norwegian Escape’s debut in Europe as our newest ship in the region.”

The 2020 destinations

As of April 2020, Norwegian Breakaway will return to Miami and offer a number of five and seven-day cruises to the Caribbean. Across the course of the year she will also offer three and four day cruises to the Bahamas.

Norwegian Bliss, Norwegian Joy and Norwegian Jewel will sail to Alaska in May 2020 on a range of seven-day cruises.

Norwegian Escape will make her debut the same month with a nine-day cruise to the Baltic Region while in the same month the Norwegian Dawn will cruise from the Greek Isles to Venice for the first time. Norwegian Getaway and Norwegian Epic will also sail within Europe as part of their 2020 itineraries.

The Norwegian Encore and Norwegian Gem will follow different cruise paths but will both offer guests three days in Bermuda.

For the first time, the Norwegian Pearl will homeport in New York as of May and will offer seven, ten and 11-day cruises to Canada and New England.

About Norwegian Cruise Line

•    NCL says it offers guests the flexibility to design their own schedule with no set dining times, no formal dress codes and a variety of entertainment options.
•    The cruise line has a fleet of 17 and sails to destinations across the world.
•    Recently named “Europe’s Leading Cruise Line” for the 11th consecutive year.
•    The Norwegian Bliss debuted in April this year, featuring what NCL said were a number of firsts-at-sea including the largest race track at sea, award-winning Broadway and two observation lounges.
•    The Norwegian Encore will debut in 2019 and the cruise line has six additional ships expected for delivery in 2022.

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