December 13, 2021 - This morning AIDAnova entered the port of Hamburg for the first time. Upon arrival, the crew and ship sent a loving light message "We ❤ HH" to the people in Hamburg along the Elbe.
AIDAnova arriving in Hamburg © AIDA Cruises Jens Hagens
Since arriving in the wintry Hanseatic city, the final preparations have been made for the reception of the first guests and the start of the first cruise on tomorrow, Tuesday, December 14, 2021. AIDAnova will be the 10th AIDA cruise ship to be launched again this year. The world's first cruise ship that is 100 percent powered by low-emission liquefied natural gas (LNG) was awarded the German government's Blue Angel for its environmentally friendly ship design two years ago.
The next trips with the Aidanova
Advent cruises AIDAnova
For the upcoming Christmas voyages, AIDAnova has transformed itself into a winter wonderland: Oversized Christmas light installations and festively decorated Christmas trees are waiting to be admired by guests big and small. The first of two Advent cruises runs from/to Hamburg to Kristiansand and Oslo from December 14th to 19th, 2021. The trip will be from December 19th to 22nd, 2021 Kristiansand start up AIDA gourmet godmother Andrea Schirmaier-Huber will be on board on both premiere voyages. Guests have the opportunity to create delicious biscuits and Christmas chocolates together with the well-known TV chef. The AIDA Show Ensemble returns on board AIDAnova, just in time for Christmas. The singers and dancers will provide magical Christmas moments in the theatrium. The successful formats like "Who wants to be a millionaire" are also returning to the stages. A new hands-on activity is the "Upgrade Show", where guests from two inside cabins play with packed suitcases for an upgrade to a veranda cabin while the cruise is still in progress.
Christmas cruises AIDAnova
The full festive program will be offered on the journey from December 22, 2021 to January 8, 2022 from Hamburg to Gran Canaria. The guests experience the turn of the year in Funchal / Madeira. One of the most spectacular fireworks in the world takes place there every year. The holiday trips can also be booked in a shorter version from or to Lisbon.
Canary Islands cruises AIDAnova
From January to April 2022, AIDAnova will be heading to some of the most beautiful islands in the Spanish archipelago: Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote. The Canary Islands are one of the classics for everyone who wants to soak up the sun even in winter. On board AIDAnova, guests can look forward to 17 restaurants and 23 bars, a double water slide and a climbing garden, the Beach Club, the Theatrium with 360 ° stage, the TV studio and the spacious Body & Soul Organic Spa. You can find an overview of the offers under AIDAnova Canary Islands on the website kreuzfahrtenkanaren.de.
AIDAnova winter promise, health and safety concept
With the expanded AIDA health and safety concept, guests can enjoy their vacation relaxed and safe at the same time. Detailed information about the new AIDA winter promise we just published. All AIDA cruises take place with an adapted passenger capacity. In addition to the regulations on vaccination protection and the additional COVID-19 tests before arrival, the comprehensive preventive measures also include regular health checks on board and extensive AHA rules. Comprehensive care takes place around the clock in the medical centers, which are equipped with the latest COVID-19 test devices, among other things.