Journey across the Atlantic on award-winning Holland America ships with an offer that includes roundtrip airfare as well as a pre-sail stay in Europe for $1999 per person. This deal, which includes $100 in onboard credit per cabin, takes more than $800 per person off the cost of purchasing components of the offer separately.
Sail aboard a cruise line named one of the best midsize-ship lines by Conde Nast Traveler's 2012 Readers Poll, plus receive a two-night hotel stay before the cruise and specialty dining onboard.
Choose from two itineraries, both priced at $1999, which include roundtrip air from Toronto or Montreal (+$150 per person from Vancouver, +$300 Calgary) as well as meals and entertainment. Oceanview cabins start at $200 more:
Launched in 2010 as part of the Holland America Line premium brand, the ms Nieuw Amsterdam highlights include a premium wine-tasting lounge, outside-view glass elevators, a cyber coffee house powered by The New York Times, pool and restaurants.
The ms Noordam, part of the Vista-class ships, showcases a spectacular art collection that can be explored using the self-guided iPod tour. Amenities include an array of restaurants, casino, fitness centre and pool.
Note: Taxes cost $350 per person.