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Norway: Nordlys Northern Lights and Norwegian Discovery

Our Arctic Northern Lights Cruise invites you to cross the Arctic Circle and see the sights

11 Days From £949

Our Arctic Northern Lights Cruise invites you to cross the Arctic Circle and see the sights

What Makes Me Mighty Fine

  • An amazing, 11 day, Northern Lights cruise, sailing north from Bergen, up to the North Cape and back to Trondheim, enabling you to hunt for the Northern Lights, above the Arctic Circle
  • Make the most of great Northern Lights spotting opportunities, using the on board Aurora alert system
  • Explore the real Norway, visiting ports of call inaccessible to larger ships
  • Marvel at the Seven Sisters, the Lofoten Islands, the northernmost point of mainland Europe and historical towns such as Trondheim and Alesund
  • Relax and enjoy the informal atmosphere on board, making the most of the friendly service and savouring the fabulous cuisine
  • Enjoy the ship’s panorama lounge and take in exquisite views as you relax in comfort
  • Personalise your cruise by booking some of the fantastic, optional shore excursions
  • Select your own cabin
  • Extend you break, taking a fabulous, full day, railway journey from Trondheim, through the Norwegian countryside, to Oslo

Enjoy the ultimate Arctic adventure as you voyage along the extraordinary Norwegian coastline in search of the Aurora on this amazing Arctic Northern Lights Cruise. Exploring some of the world's best Aurora spotting locations, your chances of seeing the Northern Lights increase as you travel north, beyond the Arctic Circle. Make the most of the lack of coastal light pollution and the onboard Aurora alert system to ensure you never miss a moment of the Northern Lights magic!

On this 11 day itinerary you will visit a wide range of destinations, getting to know and love the best of Norway as you sail first north and then south. During the voyage you'll encounter dramatic backdrops of fjords and mountains, interspersed by charming coastal towns where you can delve into the history of Norway. Learn about the fascinating culture and the lifestyle of those who live in these far flung, Arctic regions.

Sail past the North Cape and watch the landscapes as they grow increasingly more dramatic the further north you travel. One of the advantages of this Arctic Northern Lights Cruise is that you revisit ports of call seen at night on the journey north, once again in daylight on the journey south.

A selection of sightseeing tours and excursions is available at each of the places you visit, letting you explore unique architecture, interesting museums and so much more. This Arctic Northern Lights Cruise is a comprehensive voyage that really lets you get under the skin of this remarkable country.

Fancy an astronomy focused voyage instead? Take the 11 day Northern Lights Voyage - Astronomy Cruise and travel from Bergen, up to the North Cape and back to Trondheim.

Still in need of guidance? Check out our Norwegian Holiday Ideas or call our helpful travel team on 0333 800 2033 to find your perfect tour.

  • Day 1 - Depart Bergen

    Our Arctic Northern Lights Cruise invites you to cross the Arctic Circle and see the sights - Depart Bergen

    Flying into Bergen, board your ship and start to explore the vessel which will be your home for the next 10 nights on this thrilling Arctic Northern Lights Cruise. Relax into the gentle pace of life on board and enjoy the unparalleled views as you begin your journey north.

    Meals included:Dinner
  • Day 2 - Ålesund

    Ålesund

    This charming town is most widely known for its rich history. Following a fire in 1904, which destroyed almost the entire town, the buildings were replaced with striking Art Nouveau architecture which has become an important feature of Ålesund. There are several excursions available here that will take you to the must-see sights.

    Back on board, as night falls, remember to keep an eye on the sky in case the Northern Lights come out to play on your Arctic Northern Lights Cruise.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 3 - Trondheim

    Trondheim

    Make the most of your time in this medieval city, which is home to one of the world’s most famous cathedrals. Admire the Gothic-style architecture of the Nidaros cathedral on your Arctic Northern Lights Cruise or take a trip to the Ringve Museum and walk around the botanical gardens. Back on board, after your evening meal, take a turn around the deck in search of the mystical Aurora.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4 - Cross the Arctic Circle

    Cross the Arctic Circle

    Early morning on the Arctic Northern Lights Cruise, we cross the Arctic Circle and carry on to Bodø before the ship sails to Svolvær, the beautiful capital of the Lofoten Islands. The harbour is dotted with colourful buildings and dominated by rugged mountain peaks and is a delightful place to explore on your Norwegian discovery voyage.

    Sailing north of the Arctic Circle, your opportunities to see the Northern Lights increase apace now. Speak to the ship's crew about an Aurora wake-up call so you don't miss a moment of the magic.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5 - Tromsø

    Tromsø

    After a peaceful morning at sea, we enter the ‘Gateway to the Arctic’ on our Northern Lights Cruise. Tromsø is northern Norway’s largest city and has become famous for its frequent sightings of the Northern Lights due to its fabulous location. Spend your time exploring the Polaria Centre to learn about life in the Arctic, or visit the world famous Arctic Cathedral.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6 - North Cape

    North Cape

    Soak up the gorgeous views as your Arctic Northern Lights Cruise sails into Hammerfest this morning and then heads to Honningsvåg, the gateway to the North Cape. This is mainland Europe’s most northerly point and is marked by a large orb. The views from here are simply stunning, so make sure you remember your camera.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 7 - Kirkenes

    Kirkenes

    Today we head for Kirkenes and, as we venture further north, the scenery gets even more striking. Kirkenes is a wonderful place to explore and excursions such as dog sledding, King Crab fishing and snowmobile safaris are available here.

    Kirkenes also marks the turning point of this Arctic Northern Lights Cruiseand it is from here that we begin our voyage south. Make the most of reaching this most northerly point tonight as you look out for the mystical display of the magical Aurora.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 8 - Hammerfest and Tromsø

    Hammerfest and Tromsø

    Today we get into the swing of the southbound journey on our Arctic Northern Lights Cruise, taking in the sights we may have missed on the northbound voyage. Calling at Hammerfest, there's an optional guided tour and the chance to explore at your own pace. We arrive at Tromsø in the evening, in time to attend the Midnight Concert at the Arctic Cathedral. As you walk through the streets of the city or relax in the ship's panorama lounge, keep watch for the Northern Lights over Tromsø.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 9 - The Lofoten Islands

    The Lofoten Islands

    The ship meanders through the spellbinding scenery of this archipelago where jagged peaks pierce the skyline and wooden buildings speckle the landscape. Later, your Arctic Northern Lights Cruise sails through Raftsund which separates the islands from Vesteralen.

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 10 - The Seven Sisters

    The Seven Sisters

    As we cross the Arctic Circle once again on the Arctic Northern Lights Cruise, lose yourself in the mystery and legends of the Seven Sisters mountains. The panoramas that surround you here are simply outstanding and are known to be some of the most sensational in the Arctic.

    Tonight, there's one last chance to spot the wonderful Northern Lights - will you be lucky enough to see their fabulous display?

    Meals included:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 11 - Norwegian Discovery Terminates

    Norwegian Discovery Terminates

    Today we sail into the former Norwegian capital of Trondheim and disembark the ship, as our Arctic Northern Lights Cruise comes to an end. You're sure to be flying home full of amazing memories of your wonderful Norwegian voyage and, with a little luck, you'll have captured some great images of the Northern Lights too!

    Meals included:Breakfast

Included...

  • Return international flights from London (details of regional departures on request. Please note: this is only available with the voyage, flights and transfers package)
  • Escorted airport transfers (please note: this is only available with the voyage, flights and transfers package)
  • 10 nights' voyage with accommodation in an I grade cabin (upgrade details on request)
  • Meals as per the itinerary

Not Included...

  • Optional excursions (these can be arranged for you at a supplement)
  • Travel Insurance (this can, however, be arranged for you. Simply speak to our travel team for a competitive quote for comprehensive cover)
DatesVoyage only - Prices FromVoyage, flights and transfers - Prices From
FromToAdultAdult
01/10/201731/03/2018£949£1,279
Notes
  • Prices are per person, based on two adults sharing
  • Flight prices quoted are based on London aiports
  • Regional departures may be available and a supplement may apply
  • Embarkation port is Bergen
  • Disembarkation port is Trondheim
Optional Upgrades
Dates
FromToItemPrice
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Inside Select£222
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Outside Basic£117
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Outside Select£428
01/10/201731/03/2018Arctic Superior Basic£505
01/10/201731/03/2018Arctic Superior Select£644
01/10/201731/03/2018Expedition Suite£2,360
Optional Upgrades
Dates
FromToItemPrice
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Inside Select£222
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Outside Basic£117
01/10/201731/03/2018Polar Outside Select£428
01/10/201731/03/2018Arctic Superior Basic£505
01/10/201731/03/2018Arctic Superior Select£644
01/10/201731/03/2018Expedition Suite£2,360
Prices for single travellers:
DatesVoyage only - Prices FromVoyage, flights and transfers - Prices From
FromToAdultAdult
01/10/201731/03/2018- -
Notes
  • Prices are per person
  • Flight prices quoted are based on London airports
  • Regional departures may be available and a supplement may apply
  • Embarkation port is Bergen
  • Disembarkation port is Trondheim
Optional Upgrades
Dates
FromToItemPrice
Optional Upgrades
Dates
FromToItemPrice

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