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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Winter Voyage North

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

Fly Cruise
6 nights from £849pp

Mid size Ship Holiday
  • Aurora Boralis
  • Norwegian Coast
  • Huskies
  • Snowmobiling

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Special flight-inclusive package from just £849pp! Subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply

No single supplement! Applies to selected daily departures between Oct and Dec 2019. Valid on Basic and Select bookings. Excludes Suites. Subject to availability

Winter Voyage North Special Offer

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 - UK - Bergen (Norway)

Fly from the UK to 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 - UK

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. Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. (B)

Key: B - Breakfast; D - Dinner

Price Includes

  • Basic Package Inclusions


    6 night full board cruise (cabin allocated on arrival)
    Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers

    Select Package Inclusions

    As above plus:
    Choice of preferred dining time
    Complimentary tea and coffee
    Complimentary Wi-Fi

    Platinum Package Inclusions

    As above plus:
    Specialty dining in the a la carte restaurant (not available on Lofoten, Vesteralen and Spitsbergen)
    Dining with the captain
    Inclusive drinks package with dinner
    Platinum breakfast (a la carte)
    Two exclusive shore excursions included
    Activity outdoor clothing package
    Turn down service
    Norway's Coastal Kitchen welcome basket with Champagne
    Priority embarking and disembarking
    Late check-out
    Private airport transfers in Bergen
    Airport transfer in Kirkenes
    Visit to the ship's bridge
    Complimentary use of binoculars

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Optional excursions

Additional Information

  • Optional Excursions:
  • 2F - A Taste of Norway - Level 1 from £106pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 2G - Mountain Hike in the Hjorundfjord - Level 4 from £87pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 2H - Hike with a Visit to a Shieling - Level 3 from £95pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 2C - Art Nouveau Walk - Level 2 from £87pp (available 2 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 2D Atlanterhavsparken Aquarium and Mount Alaska - Level 2 from £87pp (available 2 Nov to 31 Mar)
  • 3B - Trondheim with Nidaros Cathedral - Level 1 from £87pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 3D - Trondheim City Walk - Level 2 from £87pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 3G - Kayaking on the River Nid - Level 4 from £108pp (available 1 to 31 Oct)
  • 3I - The Northernmost Tram Ride - Level 1 from £106pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 4C - Experience Bodo and Saltstraumen - Level 2 from £87pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 4D - RIB Safari to Saltstraumen - Level 3 from £144pp (available 1 Oct to 3 Nov)
  • 4E - Meet the Vikings - Level 1 from £148pp (available 4 Nov to 31 Mar)
  • 4H - Lofotpils Brewery - Level 1 from £40pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5A - Arctic Capital Tromso - Level 1 from £136pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5B - Dog Sledding - Level 3 from £250pp (available 5 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5C - Scenery and Huskies - Level 1 from £95pp (available 1 Oct to 4 Nov)
  • 5D - Polar History Walk - Level 2 from £87pp (available 5 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5M - Cross Country Skiing - Level 4 from £136pp (available 1 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5N - Snowshoeing in Tromso - Level 4 from £136pp (available 1 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6A - The North Cape - Level 1 from £156pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6D - Snowmobile Trip - Level 3 from £301pp (available 6 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6E - Sami Autumn - Level 1 from £103pp (available 1 Oct to 5 Nov)
  • 6F - North Cape (Platinum Exclusive) - Level 1 from £271pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6H - Fishing Village Visit - Level 2 from £106pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7A - The Russian Border - Level 1 from £105pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7C - Snowmobile Safari - Level 2 from £186pp (available 15 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7D - Kirkenes Snowhotel - Level 2 from £106pp (available 20 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7F - Husky Sledge Adventure - Level 3 from £205pp (available 1 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7H - King Crab Expedition - Level 3 from £202pp (available 1 Oct to 15 Nov)
  • 7J - Dog Sledding (Platinum Exclusive) from £346pp (available 7 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • Due to excursion timings you will be unable to combine all options. Some excursions are only available on selected dates
Departure Dates Fare Category Exclusive Blue Water
Price From
01 Oct - 14 Oct 2019 Basic £1049
Select £1509
Platinum £3449
15 Oct - 19 Nov 2019 Basic £949
Select £1331
Platinum £2958
20 Nov - 19 Dec 2019 Basic £849
Select £1228
Platinum £2677
20 Dec - 27 Dec 2019 Basic £1049
Select £1531
Platinum £3510
28 Dec 2019 - 31 Jan 2020 Basic £1049
Select £1331
Platinum £2958
1 Feb 2020 - 31 Mar 2020 Basic £1099
Select £1467
Platinum £3334
1 Apr - 14 Apr 2020 Basic £1220
Select £1424
Platinum £2793
15 Apr - 30 Apr 2020 Basic £1366
Select £1608
Platinum £3720
Prices are per person based on two passengers sharing a cabin, and based on a fluid system so subject to daily change.
Cruise only prices available on request - please contact us for details
This cruise departs daily, all year round
Map for Winter Voyage North