Northern Lights Cruise Holidays are a sensational way to discover some of the intriguing science behind the Aurora Borealis.
The cause of the lights has been shrouded in mythology for centuries and a huge assortment of folk tales has risen around them. However, thanks to modern technology we now know these mesmerising displays are in fact the result of solar particles reacting with ions in our upper atmosphere. The astonishing journey they make from the sun to earth is a truly fascinating subject that can be delved into on any of our cruises as well as an exploration of the myths and legends that have grown in the areas lucky enough to have sightings.
The cruises offer a magnificent setting to learn about the Aurora. Sail along epic fjords and the breathtaking coastline of Norway between visits to some of the remote hamlets and historic towns that are home to some of the myths. With a good choice of duraations, itineraries and ports of call, our selection of Northern Lights Cruise Holidays provides ample choice for a Norwegian coastal adventure.