Cruise package Oslo-Kirkenes-Bergen

Midnight sun in Norway. Photo by Graham Austick, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Cruise package from Oslo to Bergen – 8 nights

with an unforgettable 5 nights cruise from Arctic Kirkenes to Bergen, from north to south.
Experience the most spectacular highlights of the Arctic coast, such as the Risoyrenna strait, midnight in Tromso, the Vesteralen Islands, the Trollfjord (weather permitting), the Lofoten Islands, the Helgeland coast.
Stays in Oslo, Kirkenes & Bergen.
You can add nights & exciting shore excursions en route

• This tour is self-guided (not with a group)
Prices from NOK 21695 per person

Book safely with Fjord Travel Norway – a local, Norwegian travel company. We have been in business for more than 20 years, offering tours based on our goal of sustainable tourism
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Day to day itinerary:

Parliament building, Oslo Norway. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Oslo Parliament Building

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo

Individual arrival to Oslo. Check in at a centrally located 4* hotel.
Oslo is beautifully located by the Oslo fjord, surrounded by forested hills and an extensive waterfront, where you will find the Aker Brygge & Tjuvholmen pedestrian areas.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price)
Read about Oslo
See more pictures from Oslo

Optional: Add city sightseeing & fjord cruises in Oslo

Midnight Sun at the Arctic Coast close to Tromso by Bjarne Riesto, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Midnight sun in Arctic Norway

DAY 2 – Flight to Kirkenes

A morning flight to the Arctic town of Kirkenes, located close to the Russian border. Kirkenes has a close relationship with their Russian neighbours, and a particular feature of this Arctic town is that the street signs are both in Norwegian & Russian!
Spend 1 night in Kirkenes
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Kirkenes Snowhotel

Experience the magic Snow Hotel in Kirkenes

Optional add-on in Kirkenes

Kirkenes Snow Hotel & King Crab safari by RIB
The Snow hotel is open all year, thus you can experience this winter wonderland even in summer. Stay overnight in a beautiful snow suite with art made of ice and snow. You will also join a
3 hours king crab fishing trip by RIB boat! 
Cruise along the fjord to the catching area, where you join in lifting the big gages with King Crabs. Then on to a renovated boat house by the fjord, to be served a king crab meal.
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Sailing along the Norwegian Coast by Trym Ivar Bergsmo, Hurtigruten

Hurtigruten ship

DAY 3 – Cruise departure

Embark the ship after breakfast for a cruise to Vardo, Norway’s easternmost town, with the enchanting Vardohus Fortress. Continue along the Varanger peninsula before a late evening arrival at Batsfjord. All meals are included while on board (food only).
Spend 5 nights on board
See pictures from Hurtigruten cruises
Add an excursion early next morning:
Lapland & breakfast at the North Cape

Hurtigruten in Tromso at midnight. Photo by Baard Loeken, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Arrival to Tromso at midnight

DAY 4 – Cruise to Tromso

Cruise via Hammerfest – the northernmost town in the world, across Soroysund to Oksfjord. The course is set via Lopphavet open sea and the ship finds quiet waters towards Skjervoy island and the Arctic town of Tromso; late evening arrival.

Add excursions:
The Northernmost town in the world
Midnight concert at the Arctic Cathedral

Lofoten Islands by Tomasz Furmanek, Visit Norway

Lofoten Islands

DAY 5 – Trollfjord & Lofoten

Through the narrow Risoyrenna channel after leaving Harstad. Stokmarknes with the Hurtigruten Museum, then on to Vesteralen islands & the spectacular Lofoten Islands.
The dramatic Trollfjord: Depending on the weather conditions, the ship will take a detour to the breathtaking, narrow Trollfjord (summer season).
Read more about Lofoten Islands

Sea Eagle at Lofoten islands Norway

Join an exciting Sea eagle safari!

The Arctic Helgeland coast, Norway. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

The Helgeland coast

DAY 6 – Helgeland coast

The ship sails along the beautiful and fabled Helgeland coast, with the impressive Seven Sisters mountain range and the spectacular UNESCO Vega archipelago.
Make sure to get up early for the call at Ornes, surrounded by a magnificent scenery with views of the Svartisen glacier.

Add excursions:
UNESCO Vega Archipelago
Visit the salmon
Read about the Helgeland Coast

Trondheim by Knut Aage Dahl/Visitnorway.com

Authentic Trondheim

DAY 7 – Historic Trondheim

The tiny historic island of Munkholmen leads the way to the historic town of Trondheim, with picturesque areas of tiny, wooden houses (Bakklandet) and the medieval Nidaros Cathedral (Norway’s only cathedral).
Then passing the beautiful island of Hitra and the open sea of Hustadvika before approaching the town of Molde & Alesund towards midnight.
See more pictures from Trondheim

Add excursions:
Trondheim With Nidaros Cathedral
The Atlantic Ocean Road

Bergen Bryggen by Pixabay

The heart of Bergen - the Unesco wharf

DAY 8 – Arrival to Bergen

Magnificent West Norway scenery with mouths of fjords and a lush, beautiful archipelago, including the island kingdom of Oygarden, before the ship approaches Bergen. Arrival to Bergen at 14:30. Check in at a centrally located 4* hotel.
Spend 1 night in Bergen (included in the tour price)

Read more about Bergen
See more pictures from Bergen

Cornlius Seafood Restaurant by Visit Bergen

Experience one of Norway's finest seafood restaurants

Optional add-on in Bergen

Dinner at Cornelius Seafood Restaurant
Just outside the city of Bergen, you will find Cornelius, one of Norway’s best seafood restaurants. It is situated right by the sea on a small island with spectacular views of the fjord, mountains, skerries, and passing boats and ships. Nothing beats the taste and texture of seafood that has just been caught from the cold and clear waters.
This add-on with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Cruise to Mostraumen by Rodne Fjordcruise www.rodne.no

Spectacular Mostraumen strait

Optional add-on in Bergen

Cruise to Mostraumen strait & extra night in Bergen
This spectacular tour from Bergen takes you up the 27-km long Osterfjorden in Hordaland province.  Underway, the fjord narrows between the steep mountains as you are brought safely through the strong currents of the shallow and narrow Mostraumen strait.
This add-on with prices will appear during the tour booking process.

Hurtigruten MS Nordkapp in the Trollfjord. Photo by ToFoto, Hurtigruten

The breathtaking Trollfjord

This trip includes:

Accommodation
4* Hotels w. buffet breakfast
in Oslo, Kirkenes & Bergen

Transport
Flight Oslo-Kirkenes
Hurtigruten cruise
5 nights in standard outside cabin w. separate beds & private facilities
All meals on board (excl. drinks); buffet breakfast, buffet lunch & 3-course dinner

All taxes & VAT

NOT INCLUDED:
International flights to/from Norway, airport transfers, personal travel insurance

Bergen Fish Market. Photo By Rita De Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Bergen Fish market

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What our customers say:

  • Thank you for assisting us with our trip to Norway. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Kirkenes and the Snow Hotel. The arrangements you made for us were perfect. The lodging was comfortable and the excursions were fun. Tom and I rarely use the services of a travel company when we travel; you enriched our trip and made the planning easy.

    Alison, United States

  • I wanted to thank everybody. We had a wonderful trip. Everything went well and fortunately we had the chance to see the lights while on the cruise. All my friends in Turkey would like to go on a similar trip. So I will be in touch with you. Thanks again and best wishes to all of you.

    Candan, Turkey

  • We just recently completed the Tromso, Northern Lights & Arctic Coast tour. I am writing to say what an amazing tour we had. Everything ran smoothly without an issue, the accommodation was fantastic and the tours were brilliant. We cannot fault the package at all. I would also like to thank Franziska and Lene, they both were fantastic in answering all my questions promptly, whilst booking the tour. Thank you for a wonderful and memorable holiday!

    Robert, Australia