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Current Featured Cruises

Our programs are hand-crafted to create experiences that are impossible to duplicate when traveling alone. No matter which trip you choose, you'll be exposed to new cultures, given unique opportunities to meet the locals and form new friendships that will last a lifetime. You'll learn about history, art, flora, fauna, food, and nature in ways that would be impossible on your own.

Select from one of our pre-designed trips outlined below. If you don't see the trip you have in mind please send us a message with your destination and instructor wish list and we'll use your feedback to develop new trips. Most of our trips are repeated every year, every other year or sometimes every 3-5 years.

South America Knitting Cruise (Oct 2020)

South America Knitting Cruise w/ Marie Greene
Oct 30 - Nov 13, 2020

 

Visit South America with Marie Greene and other knitters on this cruise from Santiago to Buenos Aires. Come be inspired, learn new skills and shop for beautiful South American yarn. Come early and visit Peru and the Quintessence Alpaca Farm just north of Santiago before cruising through Chilean fjords and Glacier Alley around Cape Horn. This cruise includes stops in the Falkland Islands and Montevideo where you'll learn about Falkland wool, Manos del Uruguay and Malabrigo. South America offers some of the most stunning scenery in the world, vibrant textiles and produces some of the world's most luxurious yarn. We invite you to pack up your needles and join us on this trip of a lifetime.

 

Hawaii Knitting Cruise (Nov 2020)

Hawaii Knitting Cruise w/ Alissa Barton
Nov 03-21, 2020

 

Join Alissa Barton on this 18-day Hawaiian knitting cruise visiting the best ports in Hawaii. While at sea enhance your knitting skills in a variety of knitting classes and share in other fun activities with fellow knitters. On this trip you will have the opportunity to shop for souvenir yarn, learn new skills and be energized by all of the things that make Hawaii so magical.

 

Southeast Asia Knitting Cruise (Jan 2021)

13-Day Southeast Asia Knitting Cruise with JC Briar January 17-30, 2021

 

Join Craft Cruises and JC Briar on this 13-day Southeast Asia knitting cruise sailing from Singapore to some of the most beautiful ports in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam, onboard Holland America Line's stylish and comfortable ms Noordam. This cruise combines nicely with our 14-day China & Japan Knitting cruise.

China and Japan Knitting Cruise (Jan 2021)

14-Day China & Japan Knitting Cruise with JC Briar
January 30 - February 13, 2021

 

Join Craft Cruises and JC Briar on this 14-Day China and Japan Knitting Cruise visiting some of the most beautiful ports in China, South Korea and Japan, onboard Holland America Line's stylish and comfortable, ms Noordam. This cruise combines nicely with our 13-day Southeast Asia Knitting cruise.

 

California Coastal Knitting Cruise (April 2021)

7-Day California Coastal Knitting Cruise w/ Alissa Barton
Apr 17-24, 2021

Join Craft Cruises and Alissa Barton on this 7-day scenic knitting cruise along the California Coast. Visit popular port cities from sunny San Diego to vibrant San Francisco. Sightsee, shop for souvenir yarn, and enjoy the company of other knitters all while being pampered on board one of Holland America's newer ships, the ms Koningsdam.

 

Northern Isles Knitting Cruise (July 2021)

14-Day Northern Isles Knitting Cruise w/ JC Briar
July 18-August 1, 2021

 

This Northern Isles knitting cruise features knitting expert JC Briar onboard Holland America's newest ship, ms Ryndam. Departing from Amsterdam, this cruise visits multiple ports in Norway, Iceland and Scotland. This is the perfect itinerary for knitters because the places visited offer a glimpse into yarn production and traditional knitting techniques found in this region. Here you will see fiber arts and Northern European culture intertwined in daily lives of those living here. Summer is the best time to visit this region, when the days are long and the flowers are blooming.