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Caribbean Cruises

When it comes to pleasure, relaxation and reconnecting in the warm sunshine, nothing is better than a Caribbean cruise with Holland America Line.

Why Cruise with Holland America Line

Top reasons to cruise the Caribbean with Holland America:

The True Caribbean Awaits

Our Caribbean cruises take you deep into these featured regions, where you’ll experience island magic through dining, music and nightlife.

Caribbean Cruises, Every Year From October to April

Venture beyond the known on 7- to 21-day cruises. New for the 2023-2024 season, a 9-day Southern Caribbean itinerary that departs on a Friday and cruises the ABC islands with a late-night call in Curaçao. 

Explore Top Caribbean Excursions

Explore the islands from the top of the twin Pitons to the bottom of the sea with hundreds of unique shore excursions. 

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Top Caribbean Shore Excursions

Each destination offers extraordinary things to do. Touch a silky stingray, learn how the best coffee in the world is made, and explore coral fields and shipwrecks. Dive deeper in the Caribbean with our top shore excursions. 


Bring your family to Monkey Land, where you will feed treats to playful squirrel monkeys. The kids will be talking about this excursion for years to come.
People enjoying America’s Cup Regatta experience while on a Holland America Line St Maarten cruise.


Feel the wind in your hair, the sea spray on your face as you race an authentic America’s Cup yacht on a course in St. Maarten. 

Convenient Caribbean Cruise Departure Port

Cruise conveniently with weekend departures from Ft. Lauderdale, the “Venice of America.” There’s plenty to do before or after your cruise from this welcoming city. 

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Cruises From Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Shimmering blue waters, swaying palm trees and ocean breezes greet you in Fort Lauderdale, where you'll find yourself somewhere between laid-back island time and the fast pace of a thriving city.

Featured Caribbean Cruise Destinations

Every Caribbean cruise stops at our exclusive slice of paradise, Half Moon Cay, celebrating 26 years with us in the 2023-2024 season.

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Half Moon Cay, Bahamas

The untouched beauty of a nature reserve combined with an incredible selection of amenities and activities. 

The Best Way to Explore Caribbean Islands

There are more than 7,000 unique islands in the Caribbean. We’re excited to show you this sun-kissed corner of the world again this year, but with more amenities, family-friendly itineraries, and onboard events than ever before. 

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Caribbean Countries

Our Caribbean cruises visit more than a dozen countries. Find out more about each incredible destination.

Our Newest Ships, Back for Another Caribbean Season

Immerse into the steel-drum rhythms of the islands on Rotterdam and Nieuw Statendam, our two newest ships. Enjoy electrifying music at Music Walk® entertainment venues and exquisite dining, along with youth activities, themed parties and more. Welcome to Pinnacle Class.


Rotterdam, our newest ship sweeps you to the islands in style. Inspired by music, Rotterdam features stylish décor, innovative entertainment, and superb staterooms. Come aboard your sanctuary at sea.

Nieuw Statendam

Cruise the Caribbean aboard the Nieuw Statendam, a modern beauty with dramatic spaces. Experience perfect bliss and more room as you’re carried to the Caribbean on this perfectly mid-sized ship.

Caribbean Cruise Travel Tips & Advice

Plan your cruise with recommendations on what to pack and things to do. 

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Get Free Planning Help

Our consultants answer your questions, arrange hotel stays and find the best fares. Take advantage of this free service today.