Norway and Scandinavia Cruises 2018 - 2019

Norway and Scandinavia

Discover some of the world’s most spectacular natural landscapes on board a cruise to northern Europe. Marvel at Norway’s majestic fjords, indulge in the warmth of Iceland’s thermal springs or gaze upon the rugged Arctic landscape of northern Sweden. Learn the secret to "hygge," the Scandinavian concept of coziness that's sweeping the world. Experience the curious midnight sun, or witness the incredible phenomenon of the Northern Lights. A cruise to Scandinavia is for the adventurous traveler looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

The high season for a cruise to Scandinavia runs from May to September, where the summer sun makes for smooth sailings and mild weather. Summer is also high season for wildlife viewing. Expect to get up close and personal with reindeer, elk and Arctic foxes during shore excursions, and watch the whales come astonishingly close to the ship. If you're lucky, you may even see a polar bear hunting among the glaciers.

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  Norwegian Fjords Cruises
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
22 Nights with the Seabourn Ovation
 June 2019
p.p.from $12589
Barcelona to Bergen 15-Day Expedition
Barcelona to Bergen 15-Day Expedition
14 Nights with the Viking Sky
 April 2020
p.p.from $4999
Sensational Nordfjord 13-Day Journey
Sensational Nordfjord 13-Day Journey
12 Nights with the Queen Elizabeth
 August 2019
p.p.from $2476
29-Day Excursion to Spectacular Geiranger
29-Day Excursion to Spectacular Geiranger
28 Nights with the Viking Sun
 May 2020
p.p.from $12998
Bergen to Stockholm with Viking Sky
Bergen to Stockholm with Viking Sky
21 Nights with the Viking Sky
 June 2019 - July 2020
p.p.from $9698
  Baltic Sea Cruises
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
22 Nights with the Seabourn Ovation
 June 2019
p.p.from $12589
Spectacular Copenhagen 15-Day Sail
Spectacular Copenhagen 15-Day Sail
14 Nights with the ms Rotterdam
 July 2019
p.p.from $3494
Visit Delightful Tórshavn from Copenhagen
Visit Delightful Tórshavn from Copenhagen
26 Nights with the ms Zuiderdam
 June 2019
p.p.from $6209
Colorful Copenhagen with ms Rotterdam
Colorful Copenhagen with ms Rotterdam
34 Nights with the ms Rotterdam
 August 2019
p.p.from $8539
Breathtaking Flam with Silversea
Breathtaking Flam with Silversea
14 Nights with the Silver Wind
 June 2019
p.p.from $9100
  Dreamlines Favorites
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
London to Stockholm with Seabourn
22 Nights with the Seabourn Ovation
 June 2019
p.p.from $12589
Barcelona to Bergen 15-Day Expedition
Barcelona to Bergen 15-Day Expedition
14 Nights with the Viking Sky
 April 2020
p.p.from $4999
Traveling to Amsterdam from Rotterdam with ms Rotterdam
Traveling to Amsterdam from Rotterdam with ms Rotterdam
23 Nights with the ms Rotterdam
 June 2019
p.p.from $5219
Spectacular Copenhagen 15-Day Sail
Spectacular Copenhagen 15-Day Sail
14 Nights with the ms Rotterdam
 July 2019
p.p.from $3494
Visit Delightful Tórshavn from Copenhagen
Visit Delightful Tórshavn from Copenhagen
26 Nights with the ms Zuiderdam
 June 2019
p.p.from $6209
Copenhagen, Denmarkfrom
$251

Copenhagen is situated on Denmark’s southern coast, straddling the Baltic Sea. The bustling Nordic metropolis has been named the happiest city in the world, luring visitors year-round with its intriguing history, charming Scandinavian culture, colorful architecture and quirky arts and design scene. The city is renowned for its magical Tivoli Gardens, a fairytale-like amusement park and national treasure, which has been captivating creatives like Walt Disney since 1843.

Highlights of Copenhagen
  • Follow in the footsteps of Hans Christian Andersen and explore the colorful Nyhavn canal
  • Explore Christiania, a fascinating anti-capitalist self-governing commune filled with DIY homes, collective businesses, flea markets, beer gardens and music venues
  • Stroll down Stroget, Copenhagen’s 7-mile long shopping street, and marvel at the Danish flair for creativity and design
Bergen, Norwayfrom
$827

Bergen, also known as the ‘City of the Seven Mountains’, is situated on Norway’s southwestern coast. Nestled between the Hardangerfjord and Sognefjord, the ancient Viking city is the gateway to Norway’s majestic fjord region. Once the epicenter of the Hanseatic Empire, Bergen lures visitors with its historic fishing culture, charming old wharf, colorful Hanseatic architecture, world-class hiking trails and buzzing nightlife.

Highlights of Bergen
  • Wander the 18th century preserved wooden houses in Bryggen, Bergen’s oldest, most charming quarter
  • Savor fresh seafood at Bergen’s picturesque fish market, which has been the heart of the city since the 1200s
  • Climb to the top of Mount Fløyen on the Fløibanen funicular and experience mind-blowing panoramic views of the city
Helsinki, Finlandfrom
$773

Located on the southern tip of Finland lies Helsinki, the country’s largest and capital city. The Archipelago of Helsinki spans over 315 distinct islands, which provide an easy escape from the hustle and bustle of the city into its surrounding natural wonderland. Cultural, stylish, and full of life Helsinki is Helsinki still compact enough to explore on foot or by bike like the locals do.

Highlights of Helsinki
  • Stroll along the cobblestone streets of the historic town of Porvoo, the second oldest city in Finland
  • Sample local delicacies and wander through the souvenir stalls at the famous Market Square of Kauppatori, considered one of the best open markets in northern Europe
  • Experience the jaw-dropping acoustic sounds from the circular copper dome of the Temppeliaukio Church, a modern architectural masterpiece
Stockholm, Swedenfrom
$837

Stretched across 14 islands and dozens of bridges, Stockholm is the capital and the commercial, cultural, and touristic hub of Sweden. Stockholm offers three UNESCO World Heritage sites: The Drottningholm Palace, Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) and Sweden’s first city of Birka. The Royal National City Park is the world’s first national city park, housing hundreds of wildlife species, historic museums, and even an amusement park.

Highlights of Stockholm
  • Indulge in fine dining with a twist of culture with the “Nobel Banquet” at the Nobel Prize Museum, the official dinner served after Nobel Prize ceremonies
  • Capture Sweden’s architectural history at Skansen, the world’s oldest open-air museum
  • Stroll through elegant Östermalm, marveling at the district’s regal Renaissance architecture and exclusive boutiques featuring the finest in Scandinavian design
Flam, Norwayfrom
$827

Flåm is a small Norwegian village located near the Sognefjord, with an approximate population of 450. Flåm is located at the innermost part of the Aurlandsfjord. Flåm has become somewhat renowned due to the location of the village amongst mountains and the fjords. The Flam Railway has been rated amongst one of the most scenic rail journeys in the world and offers a fascinating mountain landscape in addition to thundering waterfalls The nearby Stegastein viewpoint is another is a popular tourist stop and offers unrivalled scenery of the fjords. .

Highlights of Flam
  • Sample some of the local craft beers/li>
  • Kayak the Sognefjord experiencing breathtaking views
  • Take a train along Flåm railway
Stavanger, Norwayfrom
$827

The charming coastal town of Stavanger is situated on Norway’s southwestern coast and is best known as the gateway to the magnificent Lysefjorden and Pulpit Rock. A popular summer destination in northern Europe, Stavanger offers a unique combination of adrenaline-packed outdoor attractions, centuries-old architectural heritage, and delectable culinary experiences.

Highlights of Stavanger
  • Climb the Prekestol, a colossal cliff that rises 1,982-ft above the Flysefjorden, and enjoy nail-biting panoramic views
  • Immerse yourself in the local life and explore Stavanger’s old town, discovering 18th century old wooden buildings, art galleries, and local eateries
  • Step back in time to the Viking era and marvel at 11,000 years of human history at the Stavanger Museum of Archaeology
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