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Northern Lights: Winter Voyage North - 7-day cruise from Bergen to Kirkenes

Experience the dramatic Norwegian coast on this spectacular 6-night winter voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes in search of the magical Northern Lights.

Northern Lights: Winter Voyage North -  7-day cruise from Bergen to Kirkenes

6 nights from £879pp

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Your fascinating journey commences in Bergen, with a leisurely voyage north. Observe the sky for a chance to see the magical Aurora Borealis as you cruise to the Art Nouveau town of Alesund.

Explore Trondheim with its colourful houses and Gothic cathedral before crossing the Arctic Circle and reaching the legendary Lofoten Islands.

At Svolvaer, enjoy an after dinner stroll or perhaps visit the world's first Ice Gallery 'Magic Ice' which with dramatically lit ice sculptures and music before cruising to Norway's Arctic capital, Tromsø where you can enjoy a number of optional excursions including dog sledging.

In Honningsvåg you can join an excursion to mainland Europe’s most northerly point, the North Cape before cruising to Kirkenes.

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Winter Voyage North Itinerary

Day 1 - Bergen (Norway)
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Arrive in Bergen and embark your ship. (D)
Day 2 - Alesund
After making several brief night time calls along the unspoilt coastline, you reach the delightful town of Ålesund, where you have time to explore this fascinating location, which was completely rebuilt in Art Nouveau style having being destroyed by a fire in 1904. Leaving Ålesund you head north towards Trondheim. (B,L, D)
Day 3 - Trondheim
Arriving in Trondheim in the early morning, there is time to explore Norway's former capital, with its brightly painted buildngs and the impressive 14th century Nidaros Cathedral.(B,L, D)
Day 4 - Arctic Circle and Lofoten Islands
Crossing the Arctic you reach the legendary Lofoten Islands. There is time for an after dinner stroll in Svolvaer and perhaps visit the world's first Ice Gallery, 'Magic Ice'.(B,L, D)
Day 5 - Tromsø
Following a relaxing morning on board we arrive in Tromsø, Norways Arctic Capital, a great place to see the Northern Lights and soak up life high above the Arctic Circle. This is an ideal location to gain a real taste of the Arctic by joining an optional dog sledging excursion, a truly exhilarating experience. (B,L, D)
Day 6 - Honningsvåg
After an early call in Hammerfest, we arrive in Honningsvåg, the portal to the wonders of the spectaclar North Cape, mainland Europe's most northerly point. In the evening you will call at Køllefjord where there is the option of joining the thrilling snowmobile excursion. (B,L, D)
Day 7 - Kirkenes
The vistas and sea life become more dramatic as you approach Kirkenes, just a few kilometers from the Russian border and the Sami communities of Northern Finland. Passengers booked on the flight inclusice package will be transfered to the airport for a return flight to the UK (B)
Key: B - Breakfast; D - Dinner

Price Includes

  • 6 nights voyage in a twin cabin in a selected grade of your choice on a full board basis
  • Flight inclusive price includes Return flights from the UK and all overseas transfers

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Optional excursions
  • Cruise only price does not include flights or transfers

Additional Information

  • Art Nouveau Walk, Alesund £33pp
  • Atlanterhavsparken Aquarium and Mount Aksla £47pp
  • Trondheim with Nidaros Cathedral £46pp
  • Lofotr Viking Feast £101pp
  • Wilderness Adventure Camp £257pp
  • The Arctic Capital, Tromso £58pp
  • Dog Sledging - Tromso £149pp
  • Polar History Walk £45pp
  • The North Cape £118pp
  • Snowmobile Trip in Lapland £252pp
  • The Russian Border £51pp
  • Snowmobile Safari, Kirkenes £156pp
  • Kirkenes Snow Hotel £61pp
  • Husky Sledge Adventure £149pp
  • Please note: All excursions are pre-bookable. In Trondheim, Tromsø due to excursion timings you will be unable to combine all options. Excursions in Kirkenes can not be undertaken.

Special Features

  • The flight inclusive package includes return flights from the UK and transfers.
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1 Nov - 31 Dec 2015  8791259
Prices include return flights from London Gatwick with Norwegian Air unless stated. Alternative flights are available at a supplement. Cruise only prices do not include flights or transfers.
This cruise departs daily, all year round
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