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

Winter Voyage South

Cruise the stunning Norwegian coast on this 6-night Northern Lights voyage from Kirkenes across the Arctic Circle to Bergen.

Fly Cruise
6 nights from £799pp

Mid size Ship Holiday
  • Northern Lights
  • Hammerfest
  • Norway Mountain Range
  • Nordnorge

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Special flight-inclusive package from just £799pp! Subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply. Book by 31 Dec 2019

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

Winter Voyage South Special Offer

Join your Hurtigruten ship in Kirkenes for a 6-night voyage along the iconic Norwegian coastline towards Bergen, in search of the magical Northern Lights.

Visit Hammerfest, the worlds most northernly town before cruising to Tromsø, Norway's Arctic capital where you can enjoy an optional excursion to the midnight concert at the Arctic cathedral.

Pass through the beautiful Vesteralen and Lofoten Islands in the winter daylight and cross the Arctic Circle as you cruise to the medieval city of Trondheim with its gothic cathedral.

Experience brief calls at the small towns of Molde and Alesund before your Northern Lights voyage comes to an end in the cultural city of Bergen.

N360 Operated by Hurtigruten


Winter Voyage South Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Oslo (Norway)

Fly from the UK to Norway's capital, Oslo, where an overnight stay allows plenty of time to explore this lively city.

Day 2 - Oslo - Kirkenes

This morning fly from Oslo to Kirkenes where where you will embark your ship in Kirkenes. At approximately 12:00hrs your ship sets sail, hugging the coast as it visits the remote settlements it continues to serve more than a century after the Hurtigruten was created to provide a vital link with the rest of the country, giving us the opportunity to see Norway as the Norwegians see it.

Day 3 - Hammerfest - Tromsø

Hammerfest, the world's most northerly town is our first major stop, before continuing to Tromso for a chance to enjoy a midnight concert in the Arctic Cathedral. (B, L, D)

Day 4 - Vesteralen - Lofoten Islands

Passing through the legendary Vesteralen and Lofoten Islands in the daylight your ship negotiates an intricate network of inlets and isles. This is one of the most beautiful stretches of the Norwegian coast and for many it is the most stunning part of the journey south.

Day 5 - Arctic Circle - Seven Sisters

Cross the Arctic Circle and sail past the peaks of the Seven Sisters as you enter a world of legends and folklore, before a chance to enjoy the award-winning Maritime Museum at Rørvik. (B, L, D)

Day 6 - Trondheim

An early arrival in the medieval city of Trondheim gives you an oppertunity to explore and visit the Nidaros Cathedral. The voyage then continues out of the Trondheimsfjord and past Hitra Island, making brief calls at Kristiansund and Molde before a midnight call at Ålesund. (B, L, D)

Day 7 - Bergen - UK

Disembark your ship in Bergen mid afternoon and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. (B)

Key: B - Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner

Price Includes

  • Basic Package Inclusions

    5 night full board cruise (cabin allocated on arrival)
    1 night hotel stay in Oslo on a bed and breakfast basis
    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)
    Inclusive drinks package with dinner
    Dining with Captain
    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:
  • 8B - The Northernmost Town in the World - Level 1 from £82pp (available 8 Jun to 8 Apr)
  • 8C - Midnight Concert at the Arctic Cathedral - Level 1 from £73pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 8F - Snowmobile Trip in the Polar Night - Level 3 from £340pp (available 8 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 8G - Mountain Hike in Hammerfest - Level 4 from £87pp (available 1 Oct to 7 Nov)
  • 8H - Into the Ice - Level 4 from £103pp (available 8 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 22 Mar)
  • 9A - A Taste of Vesteralen - Level 1 from £106pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 9D - Lofoten by Horse - Level 3 from £156pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 11B - The Hidden Rooms of Nidaros Cathedral - Level 2 (Platinum Fare Exclusive) from £169pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 11E - Bergatt Magnificent Marble Mine - Level 2 from £169pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 12A - Bergen City Sightseeing - Level 1 Only for sale onboard (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 30 Apr)
  • 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
1 Oct - 14 Oct 2019 Basic £999
Select £1429
Platinum £3085
15 Oct - 19 Nov 2019 Basic £899
Select £1269
Platinum £2647
20 Nov - 19 Dec 2019 Basic £799
Select £1185
Platinum £2415
20 Dec - 27 Dec 2019 Basic £999
Select £1442
Platinum £3122
28 Dec 2019 - 31 Jan 2020 Basic £999
Select £1269
Platinum £2647
1 Feb - 31 Mar 2020 Basic £1049
Select £1384
Platinum £2963
1 Apr - 14 Apr 2020 Basic £1193
Select £1371
Platinum £2926
15 Apr - 30 Apr 2020 Basic £1322
Select £1532
Platinum £3371
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 South