Arctic Wonders

A unique 7-night Northern Lights holiday with 6-night Arctic voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes and an overnight at the exciting Kirkenes Snow Hotel

Fly Cruise
7 nights

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Your fascinating journey commences in Bergen, with a leisurely voyage north, observing the sky for a chance to see the magical Aurora Borealis

Every day offers a new highlight, and the first few days alone take us to the Art Nouveau town of Ålesund and medieval Trondheim with its Gothic Cathedral. As we travel further north we cross the Arctic Circle, visiting the Lofoten Islands and the Arctic capital,Tromsø.

In Honningsvåg, you can join an excursion to mainland Europe’s most northerly point, the North Cape.

Sailing on, we head for the sheltered harbour of Kirkenes. Here you can visit the Russian border or enjoy a taste of Sami life, before your overnight stay in a stylish ice room at the Snow Hotel.

N367 Operated by Hurtigruten

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Arctic Wonders Voyage Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Bergen (Norway)

Fly from the UK and arrive in Bergen and embark your ship. (D)

Day 2 - Alesund

The ship navigates through West Cape and some of Norway's pristine fjords before reaching the town of Alesund, notable for its Art Nouveau architecture. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Trondheim

Today you'll visit the Viking City of Trondheim, most famous for the Nidaros Cathedral and Bakklandet, a charming artisanal district with small wooden houses. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Arctic Circle - Lofoten Islands

Crossing the Arctic Circle, get ready for a baptism of ice on deck. You are now in the Auroral Zone where sightings of the Northern Lights are more common. From here, you'll sail up towards the Lofoten Islands.(B,L,D)

Day 5 - Tromsø

Arrive in Tromso, gateway to the Arctic, where a visit to the Northern Lights Planetarium in included. After an exhilarating day in Tromos, continue the journey northbound. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Honningsvåg

At Honningsvag you have the chance to visit the North Cape, Europe's northernmost outpost, marked by the Globe Monument. You'll then pass by the homeland of the indigenous Sami people. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Kirkenes

At your final destination in Kirkenes, you will have ventured further east than St Petersburg and Istanbul. Here you'll enjoy the wonderful experience of a night at the Snowhotel, complete with a gourmet meal by an open fire at the chic Gabba restaurant. (B, D)

Day 8 - Kirkenes - UK

Wake to breakfast at the Snowhotel and visit some of the local reindeer at Gabba Park or take an optional winter excursion. Return to the UK or why not extend your stay with a few nights in the Snowhotel's stylish Gamme cabins? (B)

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

Price Includes

  • Return economy class flights from London including current taxes and charges
  • 6 nights voyage in cabin grade of your choice on a full board basis
  • Overnight stay at the snow hotel including dinner and breakfast
  • All appropriate transfers
  • Choice of preferred dining time on board ship
  • Complimentary tea and coffee on board ship
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board ship

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • Optional excursions

Additional Information

  • Optional excursions:
  • 2C - Art Nouveau Walk - Level 2 from £82pp (available 2 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 2D Atlanterhavsparken Aquarium and Mount Alaska - Level 2 from £82pp (available 2 Nov to 31 Mar)
  • 2F - A Taste of Norway - Level 1 from £102pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 2G - Mountain Hike in the Hjorundfjord - Level 4 from £82pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 2H - Hike with a Visit to a Shieling - Level 3 from £92pp (available 1 Oct to 1 Nov)
  • 3B - Trondheim with Nidaros Cathedral - Level 1 from £82pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 3D - Trondheim City Walk - Level 2 from £82pp (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 £102pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 4C - Experience Bodo and Saltstraumen - Level 2 from £82pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 4D - RIB Safari to Saltstraumen - Level 3 from £143pp (available 1 Oct to 3 Nov)
  • 4E - Meet the Vikings - Level 1 from £143pp (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 £134pp (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 £92pp (available 1 Oct to 4 Nov)
  • 5D - Polar History Walk - Level 2 from £82pp (available 5 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5M - Cross Country Skiing - Level 4 from £133pp (available 1 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5N - Snowshoeing in Tromso - Level 4 from £133pp (available 1 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 5O - Sami Adventure in Tromso - Level 3 from £185pp (available 15 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6A - The North Cape - Level 1 from £149pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6D - Snowmobile Trip - Level 3 from £294pp (available 6 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 6E - Sami Autumn - Level 1 from £102pp (available 1 Oct to 5 Nov)
  • 6H - Fishing Village Visit - Level 2 from £102pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7A - The Russian Border - Level 1 from £102pp (available 1 Oct to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7C - Snowmobile Safari - Level 2 from £180pp (available 15 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7D - Kirkenes Snowhotel - Level 2 from £82pp (available 20 Dec to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7F - Husky Sledge Adventure - Level 3 from £191pp (available 1 Nov to 31 Dec and 1 Jan to 31 Mar)
  • 7H - King Crab Expedition - Level 3 from £195pp (available 1 Oct to 15 Nov)
  • Please note: All excursions are pre-bookable. Due to excursion timings you will be unable to combine all options.
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