Norwegian Wind has been retired and is no longer in service
Originally built as the Windward in 1993, this ship was renamed Norwegian Wind in 1998 following a spectacular stretching operation carried out by Lloyd Werft shipyard in Bremerhaven, Germany. The addition of the 131 ft. mid-section significantly improved the exterior appearance of this formerly rather "chubby" vessel.
Getting to the Ship I found a good airfare on America West (several hundred dollars...read more
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James King 37 1 Alaska1 users found this review helpful.
Terrible Honeymoon thanks to Norwegian! We booked everything through NCL including airfare. NCL screwed up the airline tickets with the wrong departure time listed for our flight from...read more
Luanne Ramp 39 2 Alaska/Sawyer Glacier1 users found this review helpful.
Here we are again! Our second cruise to Alaska in a year with NCL! The same ship too! We had such a great time last year, that we decided at the last minute to take advantage of a GREAT...read more
Cliff and Mary Bingleman 55 1 Alaska1 users found this review helpful.
It is my pleasure to make this report. We left Toronto, with great hopes of a good vacation. Airtransat flights both ways were perfect. The transfers on the buses to and from the...read more
Lisa M. Juraszek 38 1 Hawaii
This was our first cruise, and overall, we were very disappointed. The ship, as a whole, was old, smelly and rather nondescript. We went on a 14 day Hawaiian cruise. We could, not,...read more
Dawn Shook 38 5 Hawaii
Having done Hawaii (Oahu) in the spring of 2002, we were very anxious to get back. Unfortunally, we were very disappointed with NCL's Norwegian Wind. The embarkation was fine - we were...read more
Valerie and Kevin Sheppard n/a 5 Hawaii3 users found this review helpful.
Valerie and Kevin Sheppard This was our fifth and our last cruise. On Thursday, February 6, 2003 we witnessed something very disturbing. While onboard the Norwegian Wind,...read more
Elliot 21 n/a Inside Passage Alaska - Sawyer Glacier
Elliot I surprised my mother and took her on the NCL Wind from 7/15/02 to 7/22/02. We did a round trip Cruise from Vancouver traveling through the inside passage and then...read more
Luanne Ram 38 First Cruise Alaska
My husband and I were first time cruisers, and we loved the idea of free style cruising. We are not "dress up for everything" type of people, so that is one thing that...read more
Ellie 35 First Cruise Alaska/Glacier Bay/Inside Passage
We were a bit hesitant about cruising with NCL based on some of the reviews we read about the Norwegian Wind before booking, but we decided to make up our opinions and are we ever glad we...read more
Tracy Hames 35 2 Inside Passage (Alaska)
We really went on the cruise for the excursions and ports—not the ship. We booked three excursions immediately because we were afraid they might sell-out. We initially selected the Pilot’s...read more