Norway

On our exotic Norwegian cruises, you don’t need a magician to light up your voyage. The magic is there just for the asking – the Northern Lights, Midnight Sun, jagged fjords, secret archipelagos, the world’s strongest tidal current – spectacular natural phenomena that you’ve only dreamt of more...
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Northbound

A Taste Of Norway
Experience the magnificent landscape of Norangsdalen, with stops in both the community of Urke and at the historic Hotel Union Oye.

Geiranger With Trollstigen Pass
Your day begins with a drive up Orneveien, enjoying magnificent views of the Geirangerfjord. One of the many highlights of this trip are the 11 hairpin turns on the way down the winding Trollstigen pass.

Art Nouveau Walk
Rebuilt after a disastrous fire in 1904, the town was recreated to reflect the Art Nouveau trend of the time. This fascinating guided tour brings the town, its history and the symbolism of its architecture to life.

Atlanterhavsparken Aquarium And Mount Aksla
Visit Atlanterhavsparken, one of Northern Europe’s largest saltwater aquariums, to enjoy a spectacular diving show

Nidaros Cathedral & Ringve
This enchanting tour takes in the medieval Nidaros Cathedral and the Ringve Museum of Musical History, an absorbing collection of some 2,000 musical instruments housed in a beautiful manor house

Trondheim With Nidaros Cathedral
This sightseeing tour of the former capital and Norway’s third-largest city includes a visit to the famous Nidaros Cathedral, Norway’s largest medieval church and a national shrine since the 11th century

Munkholmen
Take a boat trip out to Munkholmen, a part of Trondheim that is full of history. Visit the buildings on the islet, which will take you back 1,000 years.

Svartisen Glacier
Norway’s second-largest glacier has beguiled visitors for over a century. Board a boat south of Ørnes and sail through the narrow straits, passing small islands and skerries enroute to the Svartisen Tourist Centre.

Rib Safari To Saltstraumen
Travel by RIB boats to witness the world’s strongest tidal current, where millions of gallons of water are forced through a 150-mt-wide strait. On the way, we hope to observe sea eagles, Europe’s largest predatory bird.

Lofotr Viking Feast
The chieftain and the lady of the house invite you to join a Viking celebration. Experience the magic and excitement as they make sacrifices to the Gods, hoping that the sun will turn to avoid Ragnarok, the end of the world.

Lofotr Viking Feast Summer
Visit a recreation of the largest Viking building ever found, an original chieftain house dating from 500 AD. Joining a Viking celebration and learn about the customs and legends of Viking life while enjoying traditional food in an authentic setting.

Wilderness Adventure Camp
Lyngsfjord Adventure and Camp Tamok offer an extraordinary wilderness experience. It includes reindeer-driving, dog-sledding and a snowmobile safari.

The Arctic Capital Tromso
Explore the gateway to the Arctic on this tour, which takes in the modern Arctic Cathedral, whose eastern wall is a fabulous stained glass window, and Polaria, an interpretive centre about the Arctic

Dog Sledding
Take a miniature polar expedition. Enjoy stunning views of the ocean, mountains and open plateau while huskies pull you across the frozen landscape.

Scenery & Huskies
Located west of Tromso, Kvaloya is home to a rich variety of flora and fauna. Here you can meet more than 250 huskies and puppies, and learn more about the skills of dog-sledding. Polar History Walk
Take a guided walking tourof Tromsø, highlighting the town and its vital links with polar exploration. Visit the fascinating Polar Museum and 'Olhallen', Tromso’s oldest pub, and enjoy a beer from the world’s northern-most brewery located across the road.

Kayaking
Take to the water near Tromsø with the majestic mountains forming a stunning backdrop. This is a great way to travel silently through these pristine waters and get close to the marine wildlife.

The North Cape
Enjoy the magnificent sub-Arctic landscape as you cross the 71st parallel on your journey towards the North Cape, the northern-most point on the continent. Visit the North Cape Hall, where you can see a 180° panoramic film about Finnmark and the North Cape.

Birdwatching Safari
Travel across Magerøya Island to the tiny fishing village of Gjesvær. Here, you board a boat to Gjesværstappan Nature Reserve, an archipelago that is home to three million nesting birds.

A Taste Of Lapland
A unique opportunity to meet a family of Sámi reindeer herders and experience the rich history and fascinating nature of the area.

Snowmobile Trip In Lapland
Experience snow-clad valleys, fresh winter air and perhaps the mesmerising Northern Lights in the clear, starry sky.

Sami Autumn
The Sámi shaman has valuable knowledge about the possibilities nature provided. Learn about nature’s pantry and pharmacy.

Birds Of The Arctic
The Varanger region is one of the most attractive bird-watching areas in the Arctic. Hornøya, Norway’s eastern-most point and a bird sanctuary island off the coast of Vardo, is one of the highlights.

The Russian Border
The only town in Norway where East meets West. You stop at Storskog, the border station between Norway and Russia.

Riverboat To The Russian Border
River boats take you up the Pasvikelva, a river with a cultural history dating back thousands of years. See the rich animal and plant life and step ashore at the border between Norway and Russia.

Snow Mobile Safari
Enjoy an invigorating ride by snowmobile across ice-covered fjords and the serene landscapes of Arctic winter. Guides will explain the fascinating history of the indigenous Sámi people and welcome refreshments will be served in the Lavvo.

Kirkenes Snow Hotel
A guided tour of beautifully decorated snow suites is followed by a drink in Norway’s largest ice bar made entirely of snow and ice.

Atv/Quad Safari To The Russian Border
After receiving instructions on how to drive a quad bike, you will set off to Kjerringstupet viewpoint and continue to the Norwegian-Russian border.

Husky Sled Adventure
Experience the real wilderness during this exciting ride! If time allows, you could also visit the Snow Hotel or the reindeer enclosure.

Arctic Bushcraft
This excursion will provide you with an insight into the autumn season in the Arctic – how people have harvested, stored, hunted and fished for centuries.

Southbound

Snow Mobile Trip In The Polar Night
Drive through the beautiful Arctic landscape during the polar night. You might see the Northern Lights in a clear, starlit sky.

Breakfast At The North Cape
A wonderful tour through impressive scenery to enjoy breakfast at the North Cape followed by a drive through the dramatic Arctic landscape of Finnmark county, before rejoining the ship in Hammerfest.

The Northernmost Town In The World
Visit the Meridian Monument, which is on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. Learn about Europe’s first Liquid Natural Gas plant and stop at Mount Salen for a view of the town.

Midnight Concert In The Arctic Cathedral
As the candle lights flicker, this elegant church is filled with the sound of the most beautiful Norwegian folk songs, as well as some classical and sacred selections.

A Taste Of Vesteralen
On this trip from Harstad to Sortland, you will experience history, beautiful scenery and a selection of breathtaking sights. One of the highlights is a visit to the Trondenes church.

Lofoten Islands
The sheltered bays and glorious mountain landscapes of the Lofoten Islands are home and workplace to generations of fishermen who have learnt to live in harmony with the changing moods of nature. In Henningsvær, visit a gallery which displays art and photographs that capture the very essence of life in these islands.

Sea Eagle Safari
The area surrounding Trollfjord is the realm of the mighty sea eagle. We sail into this narrow fjord, passing through a sound enclosed by steep mountains. Usually a number of sea eagles circle above the boat, giving you a close-up view of these rare and beautiful birds.

Rib Adventure In Lofoten
Take a speed-filled excursion with RIB boats into the fantastic Lofoten archipelago. There is a good chance to look at sea eagles up close.

Unesco Vega Archipelago
The Vega archipelago consists of 6,000 islands and islets and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the ‘E-house’, a museum about eider ducks and the tradition of keeping them as domestic birds.

Trondheim With Nidaros Cathedral
This sightseeing tour of Norway’s third-largest city includes a visit to the famous Nidaros Cathedral, Norway’s largest medieval church and a national shrine since the 11th century.

Trondheim City Walk
A guided walk through the historical streets of Trondheim, passing the city’s main attractions including the Royal Residence, the old town bridge and the Nidaros Cathedral.

The Atlantic Road
It’s 8.2 km long, built across 8 bridges and is surrounded by picturesque landscape. Visit Kvernes Stave Church and eat dinner at a local tavern.

Bergen Sightseeing
Bergen is surrounded by seven imposing mountains. During this trip, you will receive an insight into the city’s history and development, from its founding in 1070, right up to the present day. Only sold on board.

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