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.
We invite you to join Craft Cruises and Chris Bylsma on a Mediterranean knitting adventure sailing from Barcelona to Venice while visiting popular ports in France, Italy, Greece, Croatia and Montenegro along the way. Come and enjoy the lovely coastal scenery and be enchanted by centuries-old history and architecture all while learning new skills and traveling with like-minded knitters.
Visit South America on this knitting adventure and you will have the trip of your lifetime! Join other knitters on this journey into the vibrant knitting culture of South America while learning new knitting techniques from expert knitters Sally Melville and Mary Scott Huff. In Buenos Aires shop in the "yarn district" and in Uruguay to visit Malabrigo, Manos del Uruguay and Abuelita before cruising around the horn to Chile. After the cruise extend your trip and visit amazing Peru where you will visit Cuzco, Machu Picchu, shop for yarn and explore this country's passionate knitting culture.
Springtime is a great time to visit China, Korea and Japan when the trees are flowering and the temperatures are mild. Join Gayle Roehm and Lily Chin on a 16-day knitting cruise adventure visiting the main sights along the way. Shop for yarn at prices far below those in North America on this knitting cruise adventure from Hong Kong to Tokyo.
Take a delightful cruise along the Dutch and Belgium waterways in the spring when the tulips are in full bloom. Discover the rich history and beauty of this region while cruising in luxury onboard the Ama Prima sailing roundtrip from Amsterdam. Join Chris Bylsma on this springtime adventure where you'll see the "tulip carpets" at Keukenhof Gardens and the greatest concentration of windmills in Kinderdijk.
Cruising roundtrip from Copenhagen this Fjords & Highlands itinerary visits the best ports in Norway and the British Isles including stops in Shetland, Scotland, Isle of Skye and Newcastle Upon Tyne. Join Shetland knitting expert and the world's fastest knitter, Hazel Tindall, on this knitting cruise adventure.
Cruise with Russian lace expert Galina Khmeleva on our next Baltic knitting cruise aboard the brand new ms Koningsdam. Join fellow knitters on this knitting adventure where you will learn new knitting skills, meet local designers and shop for yarn in some of the most inspiring countries in the world where many knitting traditions were born.