Reservations 877·97·CRAFT  (877·972·7238)

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.

Craft Markets & Fiber Adventure (Dec 2014)

Cruise Europe's most fabled waterway, the Danube, during the most festive time of year, Christmas. There's nothing quite like the feeling you get when visiting Europe's festive markets during the holidays. Enjoy sparkling lights, festive music, colorful decorations and tantalizing aromas such as spiced wine, crepes, roasted chestnuts, waffles and gingerbread filling the brisk winter air. Combine this with meeting local knitters and shopping for yarn and you've got the ingredients for a trip of your lifetime.

Craft Markets & Fiber Adventure (Dec 2014)

Cruise Europe's most fabled waterway, the Danube, during the most festive time of year, Christmas. There's nothing quite like the feeling you get when visiting Europe's festive markets during the holidays. Enjoy sparkling lights, festive music, colorful decorations and tantalizing aromas such as spiced wine, crepes, roasted chestnuts, waffles and gingerbread filling the brisk winter air. Combine this with meeting local knitters and shopping for yarn and you've got the ingredients for a trip of your lifetime.

Australia & New Zealand (Mar 2015)

Join Ann Budd and Chris Bylsma on this knitting adventure to Australia and New Zealand. Learn new skills, meet local knitters, shop for souvenir yarn and be papered every step of the way on this 2-week cruise from Sydney to Auckland.

Bermuda Knitting Cruise (May 2015)

Join fiber impresario Steven Be on this fabulous cruise to Bermuda. Known as the "Glitter Knitter" you'll be sure to have a blast on this cruise where you'll be inspired by Steven in his cruise workshops and in Bermuda by pink sand beaches and glistening turquoise waters. So pack up your needles and come have a blast!

Bermuda Crocheting Cruise (May 2015)

Join fiber impresario Steven Be on this fabulous cruise to Bermuda. Known as the "Glitter Knitter" you'll be sure to have a blast on this cruise where you'll be inspired by Steven in his cruise workshops and in Bermuda by pink sand beaches and glistening turquoise waters. So pack up your needles and come have a blast!

Canada & New England (May 2015)

Join our 7-day knitting cruise to New England and Maritime Canada with Lily Chin. Cruise from Boston to Quebec City in the springtime when the pretty spring flowers and blooming trees are at their peak and the weather is lovely. Or for those who want a 14-day day cruise first to Bermuda and then to New England and Canada.

Rocky Mountaineer & Alaska (June 2015)

This combinational rail and cruise journey is the preferred choice for those wanting to experience the best of the Rockies and the inside passage in one trip.  Join us on this knitting journey with lace knitting expert, Rosemary (Romi) Hill, for a week of learning, exploration and meeting other knitters.

Norwegian Fjord Knitting Cruise (July 2015)

Enjoy the cruising along the spectacular Norwegian coast while knitting and being pampered on this 7-day knitting cruise starting and ending in Copenhagen with Lily Chin and Merike Saarniit.  Spend 7-nights onboard the ms Eurodam or combine it with our Baltic knitting cruise for the ultimate 19-night Northern European summer getaway to one of the most breathtaking areas in the world. 

Baltic Knitting Cruise (August 2015)

Cruise with Merike Saarniit, expert in traditional Estonian knitting techniques, along with Lily Chin to the most popular summertime cruising area in Europe, the Baltic.  Visit Germany, Estonia, Russia, Finland, Sweden and of course Denmark since this cruise sails roundtrip from Copenhagen.  Each place, with its own distinct knitting tradition, has much to offer anyone with an appreciation for handwork. Take this 12-day trip alone or add the 7-day connecting Norwegian Fjord cruise visiting Flam, Stavanger and Kristiansand.

Transatlantic Knitting Cruise (Sept 2015)

Following the passage used by the Vikings, this fabled voyage is is fast becoming one of our most favored knitting trips.  Join Gwen Bortner on this knitting cruise sailing from Copenhagen to New York visiting Denmark, Norway, Shetland, Faroe, Iceland, Greenland, Newfoundland and Nova Scotia on a voyage of a lifetime onboard Holland America Line's beautiful ms Eurodam.

Mediterranean Knitting Cruise (Sept 2015)

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.