canceled cruises on several of its ships Wednesday as COVID-19 continues to surge with the emergence of the omicron variant.

“Our first priority is the health and safety of our guests, crew and the communities we visit,” , noting that the cancellations and sailing modifications have been made “due to ongoing travel restrictions.”

The cruise line sailings on eight ships including:

Norwegian Getaway’s Jan. 5 cruise.Norwegian Pearl cruises embarking through  Jan. 14.Norwegian Sky cruises embarking Feb. 25.Pride of America cruises embarking through Feb. 26.Norwegian Jade cruises embarking through March 3.Norwegian Star cruises embarking through March 19.Norwegian Sun cruises embarking through April 19.Norwegian Spirit cruises embarking through April 23.