Expand your horizons

A voyage with Princess® is so much more than just the destinations you visit. For each Princess ship is a destination in itself — with unlimited opportunities to learn and enjoy. Imagine, for example, learning to use your digital camera to take professional-quality photos of your cruise or perhaps creating a hand-painted vase in the first ceramics studio at sea. Welcome to our Princess ScholarShip@Sea Program.® Choose from up to 40 classes on every voyage including everything from scrapbooking to wine tasting. In this guide, you’ll learn more about the enrichment opportunities that await you on your cruise. We hope you’ll enjoy many of these funny, engaging ScholarShip@Sea classes and make your escape a true adventure in discovery.


Get creative and have fun with your own hand-painted design on unique pre-made ceramic pieces. Choose a mug, a plate or a bowl, and add your own creative touch, then we’ll fire it in our kilns. By voyage end, you’ll have a one-of-a-kind souvenir! In addition, exclusively on Island Princess® and Coral Princess,® a wet-clay pottery program includes specialized wheel-throwing classes.


Is there a computer program you’ve always wanted to learn, but never had the time? Our popular series of classes makes it easy to improve your computer skills. Whether it’s your first time on a computer or you’re an experienced user, we have a class to match your skills and engage your interests. Computers@Sea offers lessons suitable for all ages, providing informative and individualized attention.


Whether you’re an amateur or intermediate photographer, here’s your chance to learn how to achieve professional results. With Photography@Sea, you can develop or enhance your picture-taking skills with fun hands-on courses in everything from basic techniques to new digital technology. Taught by our professional photography staff, courses include Introduction to Photography, Using and Setting Your Digital Camera, Photo Digital and Film Basics, or Creative Photography. You’ll also learn exciting travel photo techniques that you can use to capture more memorable images of your cruise.

Wine Tasting

Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the basics of wine tasting, or a connoisseur interested in expanding your knowledge, our onboard wine tasting seminars should be on your schedule. These fun and fascinating adventures in the exciting world of wine offer a wonderful opportunity to make new friends as you taste superb selections hand-picked by our cellar master.