Kids Mini Cruise
Kids on a mini cruise with the whole family
For both kids and adults, traveling on our luxury cruise is a true experience! Travel all together on KidsCruise to Newcastle. In this British city you will find the Great North Museum, where you can view a T-Rex skeleton. You can also spot dolphins, porpoises and whales in the ORCA Wildlife center as part of your journey.
Private en suite cabins
Excellent onboard facilities
Activities for both children and adults
Book by December 20th
Kids travel for free
Price above is based on 2 adults and 2 children
Depart IJmuiden for Newcastle
Arrive in North Shields near Newcastle
First Coach departs for Newcastle city centre
Day at Leisure begins
Coach departs Newcastle for ferry terminal
Depart North Shields for Holland
Breakfast buffet available onboard
Arrive in IJmuiden
For children, traveling by ferry is one big adventure! When onboard they will meet Jack the Pirate and play in the Kidz 'Club, while the parents enjoy a drink. On KING Seaways you can learn all about life in the North Sea at the ORCA CENTER. Newcastle has so much to offer. Spend one day visiting the medieval castle Keep or the football stadium, or enjoy shopping in the city centre.
Cabins OnboardREST YOUR HEAD
Ferry Crossing & Mini Cruise Offers
Travelling by ferry is a great way to get to Europe, with room to stretch your legs, rest or keep you busy. Our fantastic offers mean you can make savings on your next ferry trip or short break to the continent.
See all of our fantastic offers here.
All DFDS Mini Cruises
Our mini cruise breaks are our most popular breaks, and it’s easy to see why. Not only do you get to spend time in a fantastic city, but you’ll also be treated to 2 nights onboard our modern, comfortable and well-equipped cruise ferries.
Our mini cruises are the perfect combination of a short city break and a cruise experience.
Award Winning Ferry Crossings
We are proud to have been voted World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2022 at this year’s World Travel Awards for the 12th year in a row! We have also won Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2022 and World’s Best Ferry Operator Website 2021-2022.
Thank you to everyone who has supported us and voted for us for over 12 years. Let’s sail the seas together with world class service!