Seattle, WA– Holland America Line is slated to exhibit the magnificence of Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific with three of its ships during 2024-2025. Westerdam will journey through these enchanting regions. Koningsdam and Zaandam offer extended Legendary Voyages, including South Pacific and Hawaii adventures.
According to a release, Westerdam commences its South Pacific crossing in October 2024, culminating in an Australia Circumnavigation. From December 2024 through March 2025, Westerdam will set sail for 14-day voyages starting from Sydney, Australia, or between Auckland, New Zealand, and Sydney. Zaandam and Koningsdam will initiate their legendary voyages in September 2024 and February 2025, respectively.
“Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific are iconically beautiful locations, but they have so much more to offer which is why they remain high on the bucket list of travelers who are looking to see the world with the ease of a cruise,” said, as per the release, Beth Bodensteiner, chief commercial officer of Holland America Line.
The release noted that the extended Legendary Voyages, spanning 25 to 59 days, amalgamate grand ceremonial travel with rich itineraries. These voyages provide an in-depth immersion into each destination, with most sailing roundtrip or to/from a North American homeport for convenience.
The 2024-2025 season will feature Legendary voyages like the 35-day “Australia Circumnavigation” and the 51- or 56-day “Tales of the South Pacific.” The itinerary offers a round trip from Sydney and includes scenic cruising in the Great Barrier Reef. Zaandam and Koningsdam will embark on extensive South Pacific journeys, offering explorative stops and overnight stays in scenic locales.
The release stated that Holland America Line had conceptualized Collectors’ Voyages to offer an even more extensive cruise experience. These voyages merge consecutive non-repeating itineraries, perfect for avid travelers. For a limited time, bookings of select 2024-2025 Australia/New Zealand cruises come with a premium package, including additional benefits.
Starting fares for these 2025 cruises range from $2,449 to $10,999 per person, not including taxes, fees, and port expenses.
Learn more in the release on PR Newswire.