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Norwegian Prima at sea

A day aboard Norwegian Prima for every type of traveller

How to spend a day aboard Norwegian Prima

Published on 27 Nov 2023

Aboard Norwegian Primaa day at sea is a mosaic of experiences catering to every type of traveller. 

Since her Norwegian Cruise Line debut, Norwegian Prima has redefined ocean voyaging, blending innovative design with an array of diverse amenities. Whether it’s the adrenaline rush at Prima Speedway, the tranquil retreat of the Thermal Suite or the gastronomic delights at Indulge Food Hall, there’s a corner for every interest. From the thrill-seeker to the serenity seeker, the foodie to the families, Norwegian Prima offers a unique journey. 

So, how should you spend a day on this remarkable vessel? Here’s a guide to a day on Norwegian Prima, tailored for every type of traveller, ensuring an unforgettable experience across the high seas. 

For the couples

Shop ‘til you drop at The Gateway

Deck 7

The Gateway beckons as a haven for shoppers on Norwegian Prima. The expansive retail area on Deck 7 transforms shopping at sea, offering an array of luxury brands and exclusive boutiques in a beautifully designed space. Whether seeking high fashion, unique souvenirs or the perfect gift, you can indulge in a retail therapy experience that rivals the finest shopping areas in the world, all while enjoying the comfort and convenience of your cruise. 

Relax with a Couples Deep Tissue Muscle Massage

Deck 16

Elevate your cruising experience with a deeply relaxing Couples Deep Tissue Muscle Massage at Mandara Spa & Salon. This indulgent treatment, designed for two, offers a serene escape into tranquillity. In a serene setting, skilled therapists work to soothe and rejuvenate tired muscles, enhancing connection and well-being. It’s an intimate, restorative experience that allows couples to unwind together, emerge refreshed and revitalised, ready to enjoy more of their romantic journey at sea. 

Soak up the afternoon sun on the Sun Deck

Decks 18 and 19

Norwegian Prima’s Sun Deck offers a blissful retreat to soak up the afternoon sun. With its tranquil ambience and panoramic sea views, it’s the perfect spot for relaxation and intimacy. Lounge side-by-side on comfortable deck chairs, sipping refreshing cocktails and basking in the warm embrace of the sun. This serene setting provides an idyllic backdrop for couples to connect, share quiet moments and create sun-kissed memories. 

Take it easy at La Terraza

Deck 8

Situated on Deck 8, La Terraza offers couples a serene oasis to unwind together. This beautifully designed outdoor lounge exudes elegance and tranquillity, perfect for savouring moments of togetherness. With comfortable seating and a calm atmosphere, it’s an ideal spot for enjoying a peaceful conversation, a refreshing drink or simply taking in the stunning ocean views. La Terraza provides a romantic escape where couples can relax, reconnect and soak in the ambience of their voyage. 

For the families

Immerse yourself at Galaxy Pavilion

Deck 17

For families aboard Norwegian Prima, the Galaxy Pavilion promises an exhilarating adventure. This futuristic virtual reality complex is a playground of imagination and excitement, perfect for all ages. Engage in interactive games, thrilling simulations and immersive experiences that transport you to different worlds. It’s a space where families can bond over shared adventures and laughter, creating unforgettable memories as they explore this high-tech wonderland together. 

Play at The Stadium

Deck 18

The Stadium is a family paradise for sports and fun. This dynamic, multi-purpose sports complex invites families to bond over a variety of games and activities. From energetic soccer matches to friendly rounds of mini golf, there’s something to keep everyone engaged and entertained. It’s an ideal space for families to enjoy healthy competition, laughter and physical activity together, creating cherished memories in a vibrant, interactive environment at sea. 

Tee off at Tee Time

Deck 18

Tee Time on Norwegian Prima offers families an engaging, fun-filled experience. This innovative mini-golf course is designed for all ages, providing a perfect blend of challenge and amusement. Families can enjoy a friendly game amidst creatively themed holes, each offering a unique twist on this classic activity. It’s an excellent way for families to spend quality time together, sharing laughs and friendly competition while teeing off in the middle of the ocean. 

Catch a show at Prima Theater

Decks 67 and 8

Families can come together for a night of enchantment and entertainment at Prima Theater. This state-of-the-art venue hosts a variety of spectacular shows, ranging from dazzling musical performances to awe-inspiring acrobatics. Each production is a feast for the senses, crafted to captivate audiences of all ages. It’s the perfect evening activity for families to experience the magic of live entertainment and create lasting memories in a world-class theatrical setting at sea.  

For the foodies

Start your day off with room service

For foodies aboard Norwegian Prima, starting the day with room service is a delightful indulgence. Imagine savouring a gourmet breakfast in the comfort of your own stateroom, with a menu offering everything from freshly baked pastries to hearty, chef-prepared entrées. This personalised dining experience allows you to greet the morning at your own pace, enjoying carefully crafted dishes with a view of the ocean’s endless horizon - a perfect, peaceful beginning to another day of culinary adventures. 

Have lunch at Indulge Food Hall

Deck 8

Lunch at Indulge Food Hall is a culinary journey. This vibrant marketplace is a mosaic of diverse flavours, featuring an array of gourmet eateries and speciality stations. From artisanal creations to global cuisine, foodies can savour an eclectic mix of dishes, crafted with the finest ingredients. The open, interactive space invites a casual yet sophisticated dining experience, perfect for indulging in new tastes and culinary discoveries in the heart of the sea. 

Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail at Soleil Bar

Deck 8

Soleil Bar is the quintessential spot for a pre-dinner cocktail. Perched at the highest point of the ship, it offers a panoramic vista of the ocean, creating a sublime backdrop for sipping masterfully crafted cocktails. The bar’s sophisticated ambience, coupled with an innovative drink menu featuring fresh, exotic ingredients, makes for an unforgettable experience. It’s the perfect way to unwind and tantalise your palate before a gourmet dinner adventure at sea. 

Sample dinner at speciality restaurant, Food Republic

Deck 17

At Food Republic, foodies can embark on a gastronomic adventure that takes them around the world in one sitting. This speciality restaurant presents an innovative fusion of global cuisines, offering a tantalising array of dishes from Asia to the Mediterranean. Each plate is a work of culinary art, crafted with the freshest ingredients and bold flavours. Dining at the Food Republic is an exploration of international tastes, perfect for those seeking to sample diverse, exquisite culinary creations on their voyage. 

For relaxation

Step on Oceanwalk

Deck 8

Stepping onto the Oceanwalk offers a moment of serenity, suspended above the vastness of the sea. This unique glass walkway extends over the water, providing a surreal experience of walking amidst the ocean’s embrace. The panoramic views of the horizon and the gentle sound of waves create a tranquil atmosphere, perfect for those seeking a quiet retreat to unwind and reflect, immersed in the natural 

Enjoy lunch at Surfside Café & Grill

Deck 17

Enjoying lunch at Surfside Café & Grill is a blissful experience for those seeking relaxation. This laid-back eatery, with its open-air seating and serene ocean views, offers the perfect setting to unwind. The menu, featuring a variety of fresh, light fare, caters to a relaxed dining experience. Guests can savour their meal amidst the gentle sea breeze, the calming sounds of the ocean and the casual, sun-kissed ambience of this delightful cafe and grill. 

Get a Thermal Suite Pass

Deck 16

Securing a Thermal Suite Pass on Norwegian Prima is your ticket to unparalleled relaxation. This exclusive pass grants access to a sanctuary of tranquillity, featuring a range of thermal therapies. Immerse yourself in the soothing atmosphere of heated loungers, steam rooms and saunas, each designed to melt away stress and rejuvenate your senses. It’s a blissful retreat where you can unwind, detoxify and find peace, all while surrounded by the calming, luxurious ambience of the Thermal Suite.

Unwind on Ocean Wave

Deck 16

Unwinding on Ocean Wave is a serene experience, designed for ultimate relaxation. This unique relaxation area, with its calming decor and plush loungers, offers a peaceful haven overlooking the sea. It’s the ideal place to disconnect, read a book or simply gaze at the endless ocean horizon. The soothing ambience of Ocean Wave, coupled with the gentle lull of the ship, creates a perfect setting for guests to relax and rejuvenate during their sea journey. 

For the thrill-seekers

Get ready to race on Prima Speedway

Decks 1819 and 20

For thrill-seekers on Norwegian Prima, the Prima Speedway offers an adrenaline-fueled adventure. This exhilarating multi-level racetrack, the first of its kind at sea, invites guests to rev up and race go-karts on an expansive, competitive course. Feel the rush of speed and the thrill of the chase as you navigate right turns and fast straights, all while surrounded by stunning ocean views. It’s a high-octane experience that promises heart-pumping excitement and unforgettable fun. 

Debrief at Prima Speedway Bar

Deck 18

After an exhilarating race, head to the Prima Speedway Bar for the perfect setting to debrief. This unique spot, adjacent to the racetrack on Deck 18, offers an energetic atmosphere where guests can relive their racing moments over refreshing drinks. Surrounded by the buzz of the track and fellow adrenaline enthusiasts, it’s the ideal place to unwind, share stories and toast to high-speed adventures on the high seas. 

Dare to experience The Drop

Deck 18

The Drop presents an unparalleled challenge. This daring free-fall side, the first of its kind at sea, offers a breathtaking rush like no other. Feel the adrenaline surge as you plummet down the fastest, steepest waterslide on the ocean, culminating in an unforgettable splash of excitement. The Drop is a must-try for adventure enthusiasts, promising a thrilling ride that will elevate your cruise experience to new heights of exhilaration. 

Take part in The Price is Right Live

Decks 67 and 8

Thrill-seekers aboard Norwegian Prima can elevate their cruise experience by participating in The Price is Right Live. This interactive, live version of the iconic TV game show brings the excitement and competition directly to you. Contestants are selected from the audience to play classic games, bid on prizes and even spin the Big Wheel. It’s a unique opportunity to step into the limelight, engage in friendly competition and potentially win big, all while enjoying an unforgettable, high-energy show at sea. 

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