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Norwegian Prima

For those who crave adventure and those with a taste for the extraordinary, Norwegian Prima is your ship of dreams. It’s the inaugural vessel in a groundbreaking new class designed to redefine your every expectation. With the most expansive outdoor deck space of any new cruise ship, you’ll bask in boundless horizons. Rest in our generously appointed accommodations, and experience top-tier service that ensures you’re never kept waiting.

Embark on a groundbreaking voyage by being among the first to enjoy a 360° oceanside promenade on the innovative Ocean Boulevard. Delight your palate with culinary delights at the Indulge Food Hall. Or simply lose yourself in the stunning vistas from our infinity pools. Norwegian Prima offers an entirely fresh sea-going experience.

This ship boasts 143,535 gross registered tonnage, accommodates 3,099 guests based on double occupancy, stretches 965 feet in length, has a maximum beam of 133 feet, was constructed in 2022, and is staffed by a crew of 1,506. Welcome to a new era in cruising.

Book your Norwegian Prima Adventure

Galveston serves as a popular cruise departure point in Texas, offering travelers a convenient gateway to various cruise destinations in the Caribbean and Mexico.

Norwegian Prima Overview

Indulge in The Haven, where you’ll encounter unmatched luxury and our most expansive, premium accommodations. Immerse yourself in the attentive service of a 24-hour butler and world-class amenities, exclusively reserved for guests of The Haven. This enclave showcases our most exclusive and centrally located suite complex ever, where all suites are a short stroll from private elevators reserved solely for The Haven’s guests. Notably, these exclusive accommodations are some of the largest suites we’ve introduced in 15 years, featuring public areas and suites meticulously crafted by Piero Lissoni, one of Italy’s leading designers. Furthermore, for the first time, every public space within The Haven provides breathtaking sea views.

Introducing the all-new Mandara Spa, where the tranquility of the ocean harmonizes with the rejuvenating properties of its healing waters. From multiple detoxifying saunas to state-of-the-art pools and a two-story waterfall, Norwegian Prima’s spa experience will awaken all your senses.

Prepare for unparalleled adventures, from the thrill of the swiftest waterslides at sea to racing on the pioneering three-level race track. Dive into virtual worlds or savor champagne at Vibe Beach Club – there’s exhilaration awaiting everyone aboard Norwegian Prima.

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Norwegian Cruise Payments & Refunds

To reserve your cabin and lock in the final price, you will be required to place a deposit on your cruise. After you have placed a deposit to secure your reservation, you will be asked to pay the remaining balance of your fare at the final payment due date.

Payment / Deposit Timetable for Sailings

Departing AUGUST 15, 2022 AND BEYOND

Sail DaysDeposit in USD
(per person, perperson
including 3rd thru 8th)
Final Payment Due
(days prior to sailing)
Final Payment Due Holiday Sailing Only
1 – 6 Days$100*120 Days120 Days
7+ Days$250120 Days120 Days
The Haven
(Categories H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6, H7, H9, HA, HB, HC, HD, HE, HF, HG, HH, HI & Suites)
& Garden Villa
(Categories H1 & S1)
1 – 6 Days (1st / 2nd)10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days
1 – 6 Days (3rd – 8th)$10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days
1 – 6 Days (Singles)$10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days
7+ Days (1st / 2nd)$10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days
7+ Days (3rd – 8th)$10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days
7+ Days (Singles)$10% of Voyage Fare120 Days120 Days

All cruise passengers, including third through eight passengers, must pay the deposit set forth in the following table for the applicable cruise within the option period offered on the cruise at the time of booking and must pay the final payment within the time prescribed in the table for the applicable cruise. Group passenger policies may differ. An additional deposit may be required for holiday sailings.

Payment is required at the time of booking.

Once payment is applied to the reservation, you will be unable to change the credit card used for payment after 24 hours. Reservations will be subject to cancellation fees according to the below schedule.

The deposit/payment schedule for The Haven and Suites categories are as listed below.

New policies apply to all bookings including Group bookings.

All amounts are in USD.

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellation Fee Schedule For Cruises

Booked ON OR AFTER AUGUST 15, 2022

Days Prior to Departure DateCruise/Cruisetour and Air Cancellation FeeLand Add-on Cancellation Fee
                                                                                        All Sailings (Club Balcony Suites and Below)
119 – 91 days25%0%
90 – 61 days50%0%
60 – 31 days75%75%
30 days or less100%100%
                                                                                      The Haven Suites, Suites, Garden Villas and Holiday Sailings
119 – 106 days25%0%
105 – 91 days50%0%
90 – 61 days75%0%
60 days or less100%100%
*Cancellation Fee for 3-8 Guests will also follow the schedule outlined above

Note: Select promotions require full payment at the time of booking.

Norwegian Cruise Line accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB Card, and Diner’s Club.

Staterooms & Accommodations

Begin your day with the invigorating embrace of fresh ocean breezes and a radiant sunrise from the comfort of your own private balcony. Our acclaimed fleet provides an extensive selection of modern and cozy accommodations tailored to your needs, whether you’re traveling solo, with family, or as a group.

The Haven

The best address on board, The Haven is a world of luxury at the top of the ship, featuring 24-hour butler service. They sleep up to 6 guests are between 309 to 1307 square feet with balconies ranging from 32 to 395 square feet. Amenities include 24-Hour Butler, Concierge Service, Exclusive Courtyard Pool & Valet, Private Hot Tubs and Sundeck, Priority Embarkation/Disembarkation, Personal Escort On and Off the Ship, Exclusive Haven Restaurant & Lounge, Priority Specialty Dining Reservations, Suite Room Service Available 24-hours, White tablecloth In-Suite Dining, Fine Bed Linens & Pillow-top Mattress, Plush Bathrobe, Slippers & Products, Sparkling Wine/Fruit on Embarkation, Delicious Treats Delivered Nightly, Invites to Exclusive Breakfast/Lunch, and Cocktail Party with Ship’s Officers.

Club Balcony Suite

Indulge in expansive, exquisite suites designed for romantic getaways, family vacations, or both. Revel in lavish details and enjoy awe-inspiring, secluded vistas.

This suite sleeps up to 4 guests with room sizes from 251 to 513 square feet. Balconies range from 44 to 210 square feet. Amenities include Private Balcony, Sitting Area, Room Service available 24-hours, Pre-book Dining/Entertainment Early, Fine Bed Linens & Memory Foam Mattress, Complimentary Bottle of Sparkling Wine, Delicious Treats Delivered to Stateroom, and Complimentary Laundry or Pressing Service.

Spa

Convenient proximity to the Spa and Fitness Center is available, with complimentary access to the Thermal Suite during standard operating hours. The Spa suite accommodates up to three guests and offers room sizes spanning from 208 to 540 square feet. Balconies for these suites vary from 32 to 86 square feet. Amenities encompass complimentary Thermal Suite access, round-the-clock room service, a hot tub in The Haven Spa Suite, an oversized waterfall shower, and a serene spa-inspired ambiance (available in The Haven and Club Balcony Suites).

Balcony

Immerse yourself in the beauty of it all, both day and night. Your personal sanctuary features floor-to-ceiling glass doors that lead to a private balcony with awe-inspiring vistas.

The Balcony suite can comfortably accommodate up to four guests and spans from 207 to 322 square feet. Balconies for these suites vary from 32 to 77 square feet. Enjoy the convenience of a private balcony, a welcoming sitting area, 24-hour room service, a hot breakfast menu, a continental breakfast menu, and a coffee maker for your comfort.

Oceanview

Experience exceptional comfort while at sea in our elegant staterooms, complete with tasteful furnishings and unobstructed ocean vistas.

The Oceanview suite can accommodate up to 5 guests and spans from 161 to 340 square feet, offering the convenience of 24-hour room service for your enjoyment.

Inside

Discover the perfect fusion of style and refinement in contemporary staterooms that provide both comfort and a range of amenities, including television.

The Inside suite accommodates up to 4 guests, with room sizes varying from 135 to 201 square feet, and offers the convenience of 24-hour room service.

Studio

Tailored for solo travelers, our Studio suite offers everything you require to rejuvenate and return to the onboard excitement.

The Studio suite is designed for a single guest and provides approximately 99 square feet of space. Included amenities encompass 24-hour room service and access to the Studio Lounge.

Required Travel Documentation

Carefully read the documentation that each guest must present at the pier prior to boarding. Travel to some destinations may require special visas and travel authorizations before the cruise. You can find more information on required cruise documentation here.

If traveling internationally, the countries you are flying to and/ or connecting through may have different visa or travel requirements, while we attempt to provide you with most up to date information below, we encourage you to visit the government and airport websites of every country you will be traveling to throughout your journey to familiarize yourself with their requirements.

Please visit Norwegian Cruise Line global visa support center for additional visa requirements for your cruise by clicking here.

Cancellation Fees on Cruise Fares, Air Add-Ons, Land Packages, Ground Transfers and Other Add-On Charges

Cancellation fees for cruise, air, land and other charges will follow the schedule above and apply to all guests on the reservation. Cancellation fees for air, land and other add-on charges will apply even if the reservation is not canceled in full. Gateway changes for air and name changes for cruise, air, land and other add-ons are considered cancellations. Cancellations must be telephoned to our Reservations Department by your travel agent. Depending on when the cruise is canceled, cancellation charges will be assessed as stated on the Cancellation Fee Schedule.

No refunds will be made in the event of interruption or cancellation by any passenger after commencement of the cruise. Requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to Norwegian Cruise Line. Cruise tickets, air tickets, transfer coupons and/or vacation package vouchers must be returned before a refund can be made. Refund processing time is about 3-4 weeks. Air tickets issued by our Air/Sea Department for passengers on our Air/Sea programs are refundable only to Norwegian Cruise Line. Group passenger policies may differ. Norwegian Cruise Line’s Payment and Cancellation Policy is subject to change without notice.

  • Reservations that are not paid in full by the final payment due date are subject to cancellation and in the event a reservation is canceled, a cancellation fee will apply.
  • No refunds will be given on any cruise for no-shows.
  • No refunds will be made in the event of interruption or cancellation by any passenger after commencement of the cruise.
  • Name changes and departure date changes are considered reservation cancellations and are subject to the above cancellation fees.
  • Requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to Norwegian Cruise Line. Cruise tickets, air tickets, transfer coupons and/or vacation package vouchers must be returned before a refund can be made. Refund processing time is about 3 to 4 weeks. Air tickets issued by our Air/Sea Department for passengers on our Air/Sea programs are refundable only to Norwegian Cruise Line. Group passenger policies may differ. Norwegian Cruise Line’s Payment and Cancellation Policy is subject to change without notice.
  • No refunds will be given for any missed days of a Land Package.
  • Cancellation fees for air, land and other add-on charges will apply even if the reservation is not cancelled in full.
  • Cancellation fees for ground transfers will apply if removed within 21 days of the start of the sailing.
  • Gateway changes, flight date changes and name substitutions are considered cancellations, and air cancellation fees will apply. Additionally, spelling corrections may be considered cancellations.
  • Name substitutions and departure date changes for cruise, land and other add-ons are considered cancellations and are subject to cancellation fees.
  • The above schedule of cancellation fees will begin immediately once money has been applied to the reservation.

How do I pay for onboard expenses?

For your convenience, all shipboard expenses are charged to your Onboard account. Sign up when you check in, establishing your method of payment with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB Card, Diner’s Club. You may also use your debit card however please be advised that we obtain pre-authorization, as we do for all Credit Cards, and some banks hold these funds for up to 30 days. The maximum initial pre-authorization amount for all credit and debit cards is $300. Cash can also be used as a method of payment to settle your account with an initial deposit paid in advance.

Using your debit or ATM card

  • Norwegian does not recommend the use of a debit card as payment for your onboard folio.
  • Please be advised that multiple holds will be placed on your debit card account based on your onboard purchases.
  • After settling your onboard folio, these debit card holds may remain on your account up to 30 days after the cruise ends.
  • To avoid overdraft charges from your bank, please make sure that you have enough available funds in your account during this hold period.
  • Norwegian will not be responsible for overdraft charges resulting from holds placed on Debit Card accounts.

Traveler’s Check / Cash Procedures

A cash deposit may be placed on your onboard account in the following amounts:

7 day cruises – $300 USD per person
Less than 7 days – $150 USD per person
More than 7 days – $450 USD per person

Once you have exceeded the deposited amount, your account will be closed to further charges. You can deposit as much money as often as you’d like throughout the cruise, however, refunds cannot be made until the day of disembarkation for any excess.

**Personal checks will not be accepted, nor can they be cashed on board.

Norwegian Prima Parking Information

Departure for Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Prima will be via Cruise Terminal 28. Parking can be found at one of several outdoor parking garages, covered parking lots, indoor parking garages, or the is also free cruise parking at one of the many cruise friendly hotels on the island. Simply arrive the day before departure and stay as a guest at their hotel and you can safely park your car with them until you return from your cruise.

The Official Port Of Galveston Parking - Galveston Park

Our Port of Galveston discount cruise parking allows cruise passengers to reserve a parking spot when sailing out of Galveston. Find where to park in Galveston for Cruises for the port of Galveston parking. Find Parking near Galveston Cruise for Carnival and other cruises. With the pre-paid parking program, the Port is offering discounted parking rates for spots in the Port of Galveston’s official parking lots. Cruise passengers can secure a spot in advance through our online service and be sure to secure a worry free spot for parking near Galveston Cruise Port. This port parking can be used by Carnival Cruise parking. We value our customers and so if you Park by the Ports, it is safe cruise parking.

Go To the Official Port Of Galveston Parking Page

Norwegian Prima - Specialty Dining

Norwegian Prima offers a diverse range of culinary delights to satisfy all tastes. Our complimentary dining selections encompass three main dining rooms, a self-serve buffet, and an array of casual cafes, grills, and convenient on-the-go options. What’s more, our Main Dining Rooms present daily-changing menus, Chef’s Signature Dishes, and thoughtfully chosen wine pairings, ensuring a unique culinary journey with each visit.

Specialty Dining

Embark on an unforgettable sensory voyage. Delight in the flavors of Greece at Palomar, our inaugural Mediterranean seafood eatery. Be captivated by the hand-blown chandeliers and delectable French cuisine at Le Bistro, or experience Teppanyaki in an entirely fresh perspective at Hasuki.

Cagney's Steakhouse

Premium cuts are the standard at our American steakhouse serving Certified Angus Beef®. Sip your favorite cocktail and don’t forget to order our famous Parmesan dusted truffle fries!

Price Per Person: À la carte

Food Republic

Travel somewhere new with every delicious bite at Food Republic. Savor a fusion of foods and cultures from around the globe. Travel to Mexico and scoop up some tasty street food. Jet away to Japan and try a new kind of sushi roll or have a hearty helping of Thai noodles.

Price Per Person: À la carte

Hasuki

Sit at a lively shared table as a skillful chef perfectly prepares shrimp, steak, chicken and fried rice on a large steel grill. And you’ve got a front row seat to all the sizzles and surprises in our Japanese restaurant.

Price Per Person: Cover Charge Applies

Le Bistro

Romance is in the air at our signature French restaurant. Elegant interiors, crisp white linens and attentive servers make this an intimate dining experience. By the end of your meal, you might just be proclaiming c’est magnifique!

• Price Per Person: À la carte

Los Lobos

Bienvenido a Los Lobos, a premium Mexican restaurant celebrating traditional flavors with a modern twist. From Carne Asada, to Tres Leches Cake with Coconut Cream, the chefs at Los Lobos focus on unique flavor combinations. Located on Ocean Boulevard with both indoor and outdoor seating available.

Price Per Person: À la carte

Nama Sushi & Sashimi

In the mood for sushi? Pull up a chair at this contemporary sushi bar for some traditional Japanese culinary bites.

Price Per Person: À la carte

Onda by Scarpetta

Onda, or “wave” in Italian, brings the charm and effortless elegance of its critically acclaimed sister restaurant, Scarpetta, to sea. Uncork your favorite bottle of wine and let la dolce vita (the good life) flow. Indulge in a modern Italian culinary experience from Scarpetta’s signature pastas like the famous Spaghetti Tomato & Basil to unique, mouthwatering seafood creations. And leave room for dessert. Sharing is optional.

Price Per Person: À la carte

Palomar

Explore the best flavors of the Med at Norwegian’s first-ever Mediterranean restaurant. Seafood is the star attraction here, with European essence. With a casually – sophisticated setting, diners will be treated to dishes created from the finest ingredients, including fresh fish, perfectly paired wine selections and cocktails.

Price Per Person: No additional charge

Special Requests

Special meals are available including low-fat, vegetarian, gluten-free, lactose-free, low/no sodium and low/no cholesterol meals, as well as sugar-free and fat-free desserts. Kosher meals are available on all ships and itineraries and must be requested at least 90 days prior to sailing for European and South American itineraries, and at least 45 days in advance for all other itineraries. Kosher for Passover meal requests must be received at least 90 days in advance in order to be accommodated.

Norwegian Prima - Dining

If you’re ready to embark on a culinary adventure, satisfy your taste buds with customized delicacies at the Indulge Food Hall. Here, a diverse array of artisanal mini-restaurants and food trucks await, offering a tempting selection that ranges from tacos to tandoori and beyond.

The Local Bar & Grill

The Local offers classic pub fare in a relaxed atmosphere. With popular dishes like the Reuben Sandwich and Fish n’ Chips, The Local has all your favorite comfort foods. So, try one of our beers or cocktails on tap and catch a game with us! Located on Ocean Boulevard with both indoor and outdoor seating available.

Price Per Person: Complimentary

Hudson's

Take in the stunning, 270-degree views through floor to ceiling windows and a mouthwatering menu at our redesigned main dining room, Hudson’s. Prepare to be wowed by our specially curated modern and updated classic dishes made with the freshest ingredients.

  • Price Per Person: Complimentary

Indulge Food Hall

Dine around the world with cuisine from India to Italy to Latin America and more. With both indoor and outdoor offerings, you can eat (and drink) at a table, bar or lounge seating, and enjoy your fill of specially curated food and cocktails. Indulge has an endless supply of mouth-watering dishes, but leave room for dessert – Coco’s is the sweetest spot on the ship with its chocolate temptations, gelato, mad milkshakes and more* (*Coco’s is not a complimentary venue and priced a la carte)

  • Price Per Person: Complimentary

Surfside Café & Grill

Whatever you’re craving, chances are you will find it at the Surfside Café & Grill. This complimentary buffet serves up plentiful options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

  • Price Per Person: Complimentary

The Commodore Room

Balancing classic favorites with unique new dishes, dining at The Commodore Room is a must. Fine dining in a comfortable, refined environment with an extensive menu of deliciously fresh flavors, visiting this Main Dining Room is always in style.

  • Price Per Person: Complimentary

The Haven Restaurant

Enjoy a private fine dining experience for guests of The Haven, serving unique signature dishes and wine offerings from our impressive selection. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

  • Price Per Person: Complimentary

Room Service

Available 24 hours a day, simply pick up the phone and order breakfast, lunch, dinner or late-night munchies. A room service fee may apply.

  • Price Per Person: Room Service Fee may apply.

Norwegian Prima Bars & Lounges

Allow the words and the cabernet to flow freely at our al fresco bar. Feel the soothing sea breeze as you unwind in a cabana at the Indulge Outdoor Lounge. Or step into a more vibrant rhythm while savoring a handcrafted cocktail and listening to live music at The Local Bar & Grill.

Belvedere Bar

Try a crafted bottled cocktail at this contemporary bar and cocktail lounge.

Luna Bar

Want a refreshing cocktail while savoring epicurean delights? There’s no better place to sit down for a drink than the Luna Bar. Located aft within Indulge Food Hall, you’ll find an incredible mix of curated cocktails and draft beers to satisfy any taste.

Metropolitan

Begin or end your evening with a sustainable craft cocktail, a biodynamic wine or a wide array of impressive classics at the exciting new Metropolitan Bar.

Penrose Atrium

Our first three-story, glass-walled atrium is a breathtaking space filled with restaurants, lounges, and views of the horizon.

Penrose Bar

Amid the hustle and bustle of the Penrose Atrium, treat yourself to a mid-day Bloody Mary or your drink of choice. This is a morning and late-night favorite serving beer, wine, cocktails and more.

Prima Speedway Bar

After zooming across the first three-level race track at sea, celebrate your victory with a round at the Speedway Bar.

Soleil Bar

Want a refreshing cocktail while taking in the outside? There’s no better place to sit down for a drink than the Soleil Bar. Located at the aft end of Indulge Outdoor Lounge on Ocean Boulevard, our expansive oceanfront promenade, you’ll find an incredible mix of cocktails and draft beers alongside the sea, where the view is intoxicating.

Studio Lounge

Relax and enjoy beverages and light bites with other solo cruisers in the Studio Lounge, exclusive to Studio guests.

Syd Norman's Pour House

Sing along to your favorite hits as your sip on specialty cocktails at Syd Norman’s Pour House. The interactive experience and rollicking house band will take you back to rock’s glory days.

The Haven Lounge & Bar

This stunning bar is exclusively for guests of The Haven. Enjoy your favorite cocktail and light bites while surrounded by true luxury.

The Humidor Cigar Lounge

Appreciate a good cigar and a great drink in just the right setting.

The Improv at Sea

Tickle your funny bone with sidesplitting stand-up routines. Featuring a science of comedy theme, The Improv At Sea has the perfect formula to get you laughing all night long.

The Local Bar & Grill

The Local offers classic pub fare in a relaxed atmosphere. With popular dishes like the Reuben Sandwich and Fish n’ Chips, The Local has all your favorite comfort foods. So try one of our beers or cocktails on tap and catch a game with us! Located on Ocean Boulevard with both indoor and outdoor seating available.

Vibe Beach Club

Be the first to soak in the serenity at Vibe Beach Club, exclusively for guests 18 and over. Sit back and toast to the incredible views with a glass of bubbly from the full-service bar. Then dip into our first infinity hot tubs and enjoy the stunning views. Passes are limited to this luxurious private retreat. Passes available for pre-purchase or onboard at the Guest Services desk.

Waves Pool Bar

Go from swimming to sipping. Grab your favorite tropical cocktail at the Waves Pool Bar and lounge the day away.

Whiskey Bar

Grab a whiskey before or after dinner at this jewel of a bar.

Indulge Outdoor Lounge

A delicious new take on cruise ship dining. Grab a seat, a hammock, daybed, or a private cabana and have your fill of customizable small plates from a diverse range of mouth-watering cuisines. Or kick back and sip tasty cocktails from our lovely outdoor bar.

Starbucks®

Kick-start your day with a Caramel Macchiato. Grab a Teavana® Shaken Iced Green Tea Lemonade to sip while lounging poolside. Or recount the day’s excitement with your friends over freshly brewed coffee. Come on by Starbucks® to make your vacation even sweeter.

Norwegian Prima Entertainment

Groove to the disco beats with the Broadway hit “Summer: The Donna Summer Musical.” Join the excitement of “The Price Is Right Live” game show. This all unfolds in the world’s very first venue that seamlessly transitions from a three-story theater to an electrifying Vegas-style nightclub.

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

The Tony Award®-nominated, Broadway sensation is headed out to sea. Dance to the Disco Queen’s greatest hits as you journey through the amazing life of Donna Summer. From breaking barriers to the ultimate stardom, this electric experience is a moving tribute to the voice of a generation, a true Prima Donna.

Vibe Beach Club – Access Pass

An exclusive oasis at the top of the ship, Vibe Beach Club is an adults-only getaway full of panoramic ocean views, specialty food and drinks and upgraded lounge chairs with umbrellas. With this package, you’ll enjoy Vibe Beach Club access for the entire length of your cruise.

Behind The Scenes Tour

Experience the operations and crew working areas of our ships, including access to the Bridge, Engine Control Room, and so much more.

Deal or No Deal

Enjoy an exhilarating show where contestants play & deal for cash in a high-energy contest of nerves and intuition.

Play cards will be available for purchase onboard.

Syd Norman’s Pour House

Sing along to your favorite hits as you sip on specialty cocktails at Syd Norman’s Pour House. The interactive experience and rollicking house band will take you back to rock’s glory days.

The Improv At Sea

Tickle your funny bone with sidesplitting stand-up routines. Featuring a science of comedy theme, The Improv At Sea has the perfect formula to get you laughing all night long.

The Price is Right Live

Guests will “Come on Down” to contestant’s row to bid their way to pricing games and the opportunity to spin the wheel for the chance to win big in the showcase showdown.

Norwegian Prima Activities

Be among the pioneering adventurers to uncover extraordinary experiences that defy expectations. Race around the world’s initial three-level race track at sea, and then savor the exhilaration of the swiftest waterslides on the open ocean. Alternatively, take a dip towards the endless horizon at Infinity Beach. Explore a plethora of fresh and thrilling adventures designed for everyone on board Norwegian Prima.

Prima Speedway

Ready to race the sea breeze like never before? The Prima Speedway is longer, larger and zoomier than ever. Be the first to speed across the horizon on the first three-level race track at sea.

  • Price Per Person: $15 USD Adult | $15 USD Children

Tee Time

Go for a hole-in-one at Tee Time, the first interactive and tech-immersive mini golf at sea. It’s fun for the whole family.

The Bull's Eye

Discover a modern twist on a classic game. Sit back and play a round of darts with your favorite crew.

The Drop

At 10-stories tall, Norwegian Prima’s newest slides are the fastest at sea. Dare to experience The Drop, the first free-fall slide in the world.

The Rush

Be the first to slide this fast. Race a friend on The Rush, our dueling slides.

Entourage

It is time to change the way you play. Entourage for 13-17 year olds offers modern, digital, and inclusive options to engage the way you want. Connect. Influence. Create. Be You.

Guppies

Guppies Open Play is for the littlest cruisers and offers a play space for parents to interact with their infants/babies/toddlers 6 months – 3 years old and children in diapers. Toys, balls, and sensory items are available within the space. The schedule varies per ship and itinerary and is posted in the Freestyle Daily. Guppies Open Play is not a drop off program.

Kids' Aqua Park

Your kids are in for some serious water play. With multiple cascading water features and splashtacular experiences, the Kids’ Aqua Park will be their favorite spot.

Pool Deck

Splash down our first tidal wave waterslide, relax and watch the amazing views in our infinity hot tubs or take a dip in the main pool.

Pulse Fitness Center

You won’t want to leave the gym, seriously. At the Pulse Fitness Center, you can get your heart racing with the sunrise and do yoga beside the sunset, thanks to our 270-degree views of the ocean. Gaze at the horizon as you feel your blood flow – whether you’re lifting weights, taking a class, or simply stretching; working out has never looked this good.

Splash Academy

Your kids will have a blast inside Splash Academy where they can enjoy creative play, sports and more.

The Stadium

Play it up at The Stadium where complimentary tabletop shuffleboard, pickleball, subsoccer, and beer pong guarantee a good time for all. Check out a few twists on classic games like ping pong and foosball.

The Wave

It’s time to make waves! Ride the tide on our first tidal wave waterslide.

Galaxy Pavilion

Immerse yourself in the virtual world of the Galaxy Pavilion. Explore a new reality on the first flying theater simulator at sea or tee it up with our exclusive TopGolf Partnership. With everything from escape rooms to racing simulators, it’s a high-tech wonderland for the whole family.

Sun Deck

Bring your sunscreen and soak up the sun on our sun decks. Enjoy your favorite book while relaxing on a chaise lounge. Or take in the serenity and stunning ocean views all around.

Infinity Beach

Sit back and take in the view from our paradisiac Infinity Pools that blend into the ocean.

Oceanwalk

Step on Oceanwalk and feel the sea at your feet. Take a moment for yourself, take in the view or a breathtaking photo on our first glass walkway at sea.

The Haven Sundeck

Soak up the sun and take a dip in the mesmerizing infinity pool. Then let the world melt away as you relax in the sauna and cold room or enjoy a soak in the hot tub. No matter how you plan to spend your time, this private outdoor sanctuary — exclusive for Haven guests — provides the perfect escape. Access to Sundeck restricted to age 16+.

La Terrazza

Grab a book, a drink or some friends and take it easy in La Terrazza. This lounge space is designed to be both spacious and intimate, allowing you to relax in peace whenever the mood strikes.

The Concourse

Head over to The Concourse to admire the beautiful, interactive artwork available. Capture great artsy photos and create cherished memories.

Barber Shop

Whether it’s a fresh shave or to trim up that haircut, the Barber Shop will keep you looking your best at sea.

Casino

Spin your way to the jackpot playing the most popular slots including reel and video slots. Or pull up a chair at your favorite table game, from blackjack to craps and more. Whatever games you choose, you can bet on a good time in our award-winning casino.

Imagination Wall

Immerse yourself into AR at the all new Imagination Wall located in the Photo Gallery. Explore the jungle, meet wildlife, go on an icy adventure or under the sea!

Mandara Spa & Salon

Welcome to a place where the ocean meets the healing waters within — the breathtaking new Mandara Spa. From multiple detoxifying saunas to state-of-the-art pools to a two-story waterfall, the experience on Norwegian Prima will awaken every sense.

NCL Super Selfie

You are the FIRST to PRIMA and you have bragging rights. The all new NCL Super Selfie will capture your photo, on top of PRIMA, while at sea!

Norwegian Prima's Digital Library

Our library has gone digital! Download the Libby app now so you’re ready to access tons of books and magazines on your cruise. On embarkation day, login with your Latitudes number and you’ll be able to download one book and place a hold on an additional book. Read on your phone, tablet or e-reader. Checked-out books are yours for 7 days or the duration of your cruise. Getting Started with Libby.

Perspectives Studio

At Perspectives Photography Studio, we celebrate love, life and human connection creating spectacular portraits that will be handed down for generations. Your onboard Portrait Artist(s) will capture your unique spirit in our private studio or on location, it’s your choice. Visit us to learn more about this personalized portrait experience.

Prima Theater & Club

Welcome to the first venue in the world that transforms from three-story theater to spectacular Vegas-style nightclub. Spin the legendary wheel on The Price Is Right Live during the day. Then enjoy a fantastical late-night party with live DJs and cutting-edge light shows.

Professional Portraits

Take advantage of this time together while onboard to create beautiful photographs that will last a lifetime. Our professional photographers set up studios in the atrium and around the ship each night so you can have a variety of images to choose from. Relax, have fun and build your digital portfolio – it’s always free to try! Visit the Photo Gallery to learn more, view your photos and enjoy great deals on photography packages, frames, wall art, 3D Crystals, binoculars, mobile accessories and more!

Spa Thermal Suite

Experience the ultimate in relaxation and heat therapy at the Thermal Suite where you can refresh and recharge.

i-Connect Internet Café

Our 24-hour Internet Café offers you the comfort and convenience of staying in touch via the Internet while you are Freestyle Cruising®.

Norwegian Prima Spa

Step into a realm where the ocean converges with the revitalizing waters within at the magnificent new Mandara Spa. With a range of detoxifying saunas, state-of-the-art pools, and a two-story waterfall, the experience on Norwegian Prima is designed to awaken every one of your senses.

Thermal Suite Pass

Marvel at our two-story waterfall and take a holistic approach to wellness in our Thermal Suite.

  • Prices vary based on voyage length.
  • Duration: Unlimited

Aroma Spa Seaweed Massage - 100 minutes

Indulge in this detoxifying wrap and massage to reduce fluid retention and cellulite and replenish your body’s systems with vital trace elements. This treatment concludes with a full body massage.

Aroma Spa Seaweed Massage - 75 minutes

Indulge in this detoxifying wrap and massage to reduce fluid retention and cellulite and replenish your body’s systems with vital trace elements. This treatment concludes with a full body massage.

Aroma Stone Therapy - 50 minutes

Heated Basalt Stones are applied to key points of the body, while your therapist massages your body with warmed, fragrant aromatherapy oils.

Aroma Stone Therapy - 75 minutes

Heated Basalt Stones are applied to key points of the body, while your therapist massages your body with warmed, fragrant aromatherapy oils.

Bamboo Massage - 50 minutes

Imagine warm bamboo shoots of various sizes soaked in essential oil rolling, sliding and massaging your muscles into pure bliss. Getting into the belly of the muscle, this deeper tissue massage targets specific areas, releasing the build-up of tightness using sliding and rolling techniques across the body, hands and feet, kneading away soreness to your specified level of pressure.

Bamboo Massage - 75 minutes

Imagine warm bamboo shoots of various sizes soaked in essential oil rolling, sliding and massaging your muscles into pure bliss. Getting into the belly of the muscle, this deeper tissue massage targets specific areas, releasing the build-up of tightness using sliding and rolling techniques across the body, hands and feet, kneading away soreness to your specified level of pressure.

Body Composition Analysis

Our fitness professionals will determine your body fat percentage, metabolic rate and water retention level and then compare the results to the percentage recommended for you.

Cellutox Aroma Spa Ocean Wrap

A detoxifying blend of Juniper and Lemon essential oils decongests and stimulates the body’s systems. Excellent for improving the dimpled appearance of cellulite and an effective aid in reducing fluid retention.

Couples Deep Tissue Muscle Massage

You and your favorite person can enjoy a gorgeously relaxing full body Deep Tissue Muscle Massage as you lie side by side. The listed price is per couple.

Couture Touch Face and Body Treatment - 100 minutes

Condition your skin and condition your muscles with this all-embracing hands-on experience. Includes a ELEMIS hands-on TOUCH facial with your choice of a Deep Tissue Muscle Massage or an Aroma Stone Therapy.

DYSPORT® Cosmetic Wrinkle Treatment - Crow's Feet

Soften the wrinkles around the outside corner of the eyes with this targeted wrinkle treatment.

DYSPORT® Cosmetic Wrinkle Treatment - Forehead Lines

Smooth horizontal forehead lines with this targeted wrinkle treatment.

DYSPORT® Cosmetic Wrinkle Treatment - Frown Lines

Soften wrinkles between the eyebrows with this targeted wrinkle treatment.

Deep Tissue Muscle Massage - 50 minutes

Using muscle-melting warmed oils and deep pressure massage movements, we massage deep into the belly of the muscle, erasing stress, tension and lactic acid build up.

ELEMIS Deep Cleanse Grooming Treatment with Shave - 45 Minutes

This grooming treatment for men will deeply cleanse the skin to prepare it for the closest shave ever!

Express Shave - 30 Minutes

A quick, clean, silky shave for the man who wants to be smooth!

Fire and Ice Manicure - 45 Minutes

Beautify your nails with this invigorating manicure that will warm your spirit and cool your stress.

Fire and Ice Pedicure - 60 Minutes

This super rejuvenating pedicure will warm your senses and cool your tension, leaving your nails and skin looking beautiful.

GO SMILE™ Teeth Whitening Treatment - 30 Minutes

Are you ready to smile? Then try our advanced tooth whitening treatment available at the spa.

Intensely Cleansing Salt Scrub - 50 minutes

The extraordinary cleansing power of salt goes to work releasing toxins in this body polishing treatment. Choose from Frangipani Monoi Salt Scrub or Lime and Ginger Salt Glow with a 25 minute massage.

Ionithermie Cellulite Reduction Treatment - 50 Minutes

Reduce the appearance of cellulite and firm and tone the skin with this Parisian treatment that offers substantial inch loss in just one session.

Musclease Aroma Spa Ocean Wrap

A warming blend of Pine and Rosemary essential oils help ease the pains of rheumatism arthritis, muscular spasms, and fatigue.

Nutritional Consultation - 60 Minutes

If you are ready to enhance your well-being with a sensible diet and exercise program, our fitness professionals can provide you with the in-depth information you need to get you started.

Ocean Wave

This therapeutic warm wrap of nutrient-rich sea plants and marine algae envelops the body, releasing stress and tension while nestled on a water-filled cushion. The deep cleansing seaweed mask, combined with aromatherapy essential oils, decongests and stimulates the body’s system as a scalp and foot massage soothes and relaxes.

Personal Training - 60 Minutes

After conducting a Body Composition Analysis, our personal trainers will design a nutrition and exercise plan that will help you achieve the results you’ve always wanted.

Pro-Collagen Age Defy - 50 Minutes

This anti-aging facial combines the benefits of exotic ingredients to plump out fine lines and reduce skin-fatigue – helping relax wrinkles, while an age-defying peel-off mask encourages the highest cellular function, visibly improving firmness and elasticity for beautifully nourished, younger looking skin.

Pro-Collagen Grooming Treatment with Shave - 55 Minutes

Our most opulent grooming service for men, this is simply the shave of all shaves combined with the facial of all facials! Your skin will be left perfectly smooth.

Restylane® Lip Enhancement Treatment - 30 Minutes

Add volume to uneven or small lips. This treatment provides you with a fuller, natural looking lip instantly.

Restylane® Lip Lines Treatment - 30 Minutes

This treatment softens the border of the lip for a smoother lip line.

Restylane® Marionette Lines Treatment - 30 Minutes

Restore youthful contours by softening the lines from the corners of the mouth to the chin with this FDA approved dermal filler.

Restylane® Smile Lines Treatment - 30 Minutes

Restore youthful contours by softening the lines from the corners of the nose to the mouth.

Swedish Massage - 50 minutes

This relaxing Swedish massage uses techniques that will smooth away stress and tension.

Swedish Massage - 75 minutes

Enjoy this deeply relaxing Swedish massage for a full 75 minutes.

Traditional Chinese Acupuncture - 1 session - 50 Minutes

Curious about acupuncture and how it can benefit you? Try this special introductory treatment.

Zero Gravity

High tech meets high touch in this next generation wellness treatment. Producing a zero gravity effect, the body is suspended on an advanced treatment table that allows for ergonomic workflows and a seamless series of sophisticated techniques used in this choreographed massage.

Eight table positions enable effective and precise reach of every muscle group, including intensive work on the back and main muscles, targeted release of tension, and improved body mechanics. Technology bolsters touch to address daily stress zones and deliver ultimate relaxation.

Norwegian Prima Onboard Shopping

Step into a realm where the ocean converges with the revitalizing waters within at the magnificent new Mandara Spa. With a range of detoxifying saunas, state-of-the-art pools, and a two-story waterfall, the experience on Norwegian Prima is designed to awaken every one of your senses.

Beauty by Design & Afficionados

Get tax & duty free savings every day on leading names in cosmetics and fragrances, including NYX, IT Cosmetics, Clinique, Lancome, Chanel and more. Save up to 50% on spirits, including Norwegian Prima exclusives.

Pandora Jewelry & Lifestyles

Since 1982, Pandora has made an incredible journey from a local Danish jewelry store to the world’s biggest jewelry brand. You’ll also find exclusive Norwegian Cruise Line and Norwegian Prima merchandise that you won’t find anywhere else.

Photo Gallery

We have everything you need, to capture it all: Binoculars, Camera/Phone Accessories, Professional Portraits, Souvenir Photography, Photo Books, Wall Art, 3D Photo Crystals, Souvenir Frames, Collectable Photo Accessories & more!

Roberto Coin

Roberto Coin’s creativity takes shape through the hands of the most renowned, historic Italian jewelry artisans, who bring his romantic and borderless imagination to life through their skills, telling his story through jewels that truly become works of art.

Tech @ Sea

A heaven for electronics enthusiasts, Tech @ Sea offers the latest in modern devices and accessories. Explore the most sought-after brands, all at tax & duty free savings. Ask about our Price Match Guarantee.

The Gateway

Welcome to The Gateway, conveniently located steps away from the Penrose Atrium. You’ll find a shopper’s paradise filled with incredible brands and items.

The Zone & Eye Style

Explore dazzling frames of designer eyewear from the world’s top brand names. Save up to 60%, all tax & duty free every day. Also, keep an eye out in your Freestyle Daily for additional savings at exclusive Onboard Shopping Events.

Timeless Luxury

Effy Hematian has been designing and manufacturing fine jewelry in the heart of New York’s Diamond District for over 40 years. By combining uncompromising attention to detail, exceptional gemstones, and quality American craftmanship, Effy has become one of the most celebrated and desired jewelry brands in the world today – available to you onboard at tax-and duty-free pricing.

Caribbean: Harvest Caye, Cozumel, & Roatan

Embark on a voyage with Norwegian Prima, one of our latest and most groundbreaking ships, and experience paradise both on board and ashore. While in Costa Maya, don your snorkel gear and plunge into the waters surrounding the remarkable Mesoamerican Reef, the world’s second-largest reef, teeming with diverse marine life. Head over to Harvest Caye, the Caribbean’s premier resort-style destination, where you can zip over sapphire waters and unwind in a private luxury beachside villa.

In Roatán, prepare for an eco-adventure at Manawakie Nature Park, where you can interact with capuchin monkeys and sloths, and partake in an exhilarating all-terrain buggy ride through lush jungle landscapes. Then, journey back in time as you explore the Tulum Mayan ruins located just outside Cozumel.

ITINERARY
  • Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
  • Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • View a list of tender ports.
EMBARKATION + DISEMBARKATION
  • Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing on Day 1 of cruise.
  • Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking on final day of cruise.

What you need to know before visiting Galveston

Operating out of Galveston Island, the Port of Galveston is at the heart of cruise life and sits in the West Bay at the beginning of the Houston Ship Channel. This port currently has 3 cruise terminals and serves, on average, over 1 million cruise passengers a year. Located on Harborside Drive in Galveston, the port is connected to the mainland via the San Luis Pass toll bridge and Interstate 45.  The city’s cruise industry has grown significantly over the years, making it a key player in the Gulf of Mexico cruise market.

Galveston Island

Galveston - Destination details

Captivating destination that offers a blend of rich history, beautiful beaches, vibrant culture, and numerous activities for visitors

Galveston Cruise Terminals

Terminals and Transportation

Uncover terminal insights and explore the diverse transportation choices for a hassle-free cruise departure. Get ready to set sail!

Galveston Beach

Cruise FAQs

Are you planning a cruise adventure from Galveston but have a boatload of questions? You’re in the right place! This FAQ page is your one-stop source for everything you need to know about cruises departing from Galveston.

Itinerary for Galveston

Before Cruising Itinerary

Relax and Explore Galveston by visiting some of the most delicious seafood restaurants and steak houses in the area, or explore the iconic Moody Gardens and Pleasure Pier.

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