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Press Release


Hamburg, September 26, 2019 The Danish new shipping company DFDS is celebrating the coming New Year in a very special way: on board the PRINCESS SEAWAYS guests can enjoy the New Year's Eve spectacle with a breathtaking view of Amsterdam.

Every year, the same question arises - "New Year's Eve celebrations?", And finally, the New Year is celebrated with dignity, while some prefer to party home with friends and family or go to a trendy club the wanderlust and the feeling of celebrating the New Year in an extraordinary place topped the list of these places is the European trend metropolis Amsterdam.

Amsterdam is a city break for the whole year, but at the turn of the year the capital of the Netherlands turns into a special spectacle. Several restaurants, bars and clubs around the most popular squares Nieuwmarkt, Leidseplein and Rembrandtplein invite you to go out and celebrate. But those looking for more variety and a unique New Year's Eve are in the right place on board the PRINCESS SEAWAYS.

New Year's Eve party on the ship - an absolute highlight

DFDS offers its passengers a very special all-round carefree package on December 31st. While the ferries leave the port of IJmuiden in the direction of the canal of Amsterdam, you can enjoy a culinary New Year's Eve buffet after a short walk on board. For the exuberant party atmosphere, live entertainment, DJ and all-inclusive drinks are provided. Right on time at midnight, you can experience the breathtaking fireworks on Amsterdam's deck with a perfect view over the rooftops and the best view. Of course, you will be served a compulsory glass of sparkling wine to celebrate the New Year.

Those who have not tired after that can party until the early hours of the morning at the bars on board or in the Columbus Club and even enjoy the sunrise on the deck. The best part is that you do not have to worry about coming home after a long party night and instead fall into bed right in your cabin, and on the New Year's morning a rich breakfast buffet awaits you to catch the onboard New Year's Eve trip to relax relaxed.

Again land under your feet, you can spend your New Year's Day in Amsterdam and discover the most beautiful sightseeing highlights of Amsterdam. Experience, for example, Amsterdam's unique atmosphere with a traditional canal cruise on the famous canals or with a leisurely stroll through the many small illuminated streets.

If we are allowed to take you on this unforgettable New Year's Eve trip, you can now secure your tickets at dfdsseaways.de . Your journey to Amsterdam takes only a few hours from Germany by car or train.

About DFDS

As one of the leading ferry companies, DFDS operates passenger and freight routes in Europe. With a fleet of more than 50 ships, we bring around six million people safely each year across the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and the English Channel. In addition to the simple passage, the shipping company's portfolio includes mini-cruises, package tours and group tours. For the eighth time, DFDS has been awarded the World Travel Award for being the world's best ferry company. It is entitled "Europe's Best Cruise Line" the twelfth consecutive year. For more information www.dfds.de .


Championing the Seas!  

We're elated to announce that DFDS has once again retained its title as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2024 World Travel Awards.

This accolade wouldn’t have been possible without you, our loyal passengers. Thank you for recognising the hard work of our exceptional team members who are dedicated to ensuring each voyage is as exceptional as the next.

Your ongoing support is the anchor to our success.