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Volendam

Volendam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,432
Crew Members:
615
Gross Tonnage:
61,214 grt
Length:
781 feet
Maximum Speed:
23 knots
Dedicated:
November 1999
Godmother:
Tennis Professional Chris Evert

Latest Post

That Tasmanian Goat Is a Devil!

That Tasmanian Goat Is a Devil!

Hi Roland, Please find enclosed a photo taken Friday 27 February 2009 of May DeLory feeding a friendly goat in Tasmania at Gunns Plains Cave.There are many dairy farms producing high quality cheese in the Gunns Plains area. My daughter took the photo of me and a very friendly goat seconds before our tour guide…   read more of “That Tasmanian Goat…”

Recent Posts

Sail-Away from Sydney

Sail-Away from Sydney

Volendam’s Stage Manager Aaron Stone sent us these pretty photos taken during a recent sail-away from Sydney, Australia, where you can see the famous opera house silhouetted against the setting sun. The ship is set to reposition to Asia after sailing several cruises around Australia and New Zealand.

Postcards from Milford Sound, New Zealand

Postcards from Milford Sound, New Zealand

My name is Melanie Berger and I recently took these pictures aboard the ms Volendam when cruising the Milford Sound in New Zealand. I work for shore excursions and I was lucky to participate in an overland tour from Milford Sound to Dunedin. The view of the beautiful ship with the Mitre Peak in the…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Postcards from New Zealand

Postcards from New Zealand

Volendam recently called at Tauranga and Christchurch, New Zealand. These wonderful photos were sent to us by Aaron Stone, the ship’s stage manager and lighting technician. Tauranga:

Postcards from Melbourne, Australia

Postcards from Melbourne, Australia

This just in from Down Under: Hi Roland, Here in Melbourne, Australia, it has been a very busy cruise season and so wonderful to see so many HAL ships in. These pics show the Amsterdam, Rotterdam & Volendam in port recently. Love to see the Prinsendam here again soon. Our desire is to sail on…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Samoans Thank Volendam for Apia Hospitality

After hosting local children from Apia, Captain Bos received this letter: On behalf of our students and teachers of Peace Chapel Christian School you allowed to visit your magnificent ship ‘Volendam’ while in Apia, Samoa, recently, I want to thank you (and the crew) for the incredible time we had. None of us had ever…   read more of “Samoans Thank…”