Cruise package Oslo-Kirkenes-Bergen
Hurtigruten Cruise package – 8 nights
Cruise package Oslo-Kirkenes-Bergen is an amazing trip with the most spectacular highlights of the Arctic coast, a 5 nights southbound Hurtigruten cruise and stays in Oslo, Kirkenes & Bergen
The trip includes amazing highlights: The Arctic coast, the Risoyrenna strait, midnight in Tromso, the Vesteralen Islands, the Trollfjord (summer season), the Lofoten Islands, the Helgeland coast, Unesco Vega archipelago (optional excursion), historic Trondheim & Bergen.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo. Check in at a centrally located 4* hotel.
Some sights in Oslo: The Vigeland Sculpture Park, the Viking ship museum, the Fram Polar ship museum, the Edvard Munch museum, the National Gallery, the Holmenkollen Ski jump & museum
Spend 1 night in Oslo
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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 neighbors, and a particular feature of this Arctic town is that the street signs are both in Norwegian & Russian!
Spend 1 night in Kirkenes
See pictures from Arctic Norway
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.
Spend 5 nights on board
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Add an excursion early next morning:
Lapland & breakfast at the North cape
DAY 4 – Arctic coast to Tromso
Cruise via Hammerfest, 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.
The Northernmost town in the world
Midnight concert at the Arctic Cathedral
DAY 5 – Vesteralen islands, Trollfjord & Lofoten
Through the narrow Risoyrenna channel after leaving Harstad. Stokmarknes with the Hurtigruten Museum, then on to Vesteralen islands & the spectacular Lofoten islands. Depending on the weather conditions, the ship will take a detour to the breathtaking, narrow Trollfjord (summer season)
DAY 6 – The magic Helgeland coast
The ship sails along the beautiful and fabled Helgeland Coast, with the impressive Seven Sisters mountain range and the Vega islands. Make sure to get up early for the call at Ornes, surrounded by a magnificent scenery with views of the Svartisen glacier
UNESCO Vega Archipelago
Visit the salmon
Read about the Helgeland coast
DAY 7 – Trondheim, Molde & Alesund
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.
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Trondheim With Nidaros Cathedral
The Atlantic Ocean road
DAY 8 – Western coast 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
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THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* Hotels w. buffet breakfast
in Oslo, Kirkenes & Bergen
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Standard outside cabin type N; window, 2 separate beds, shower & toilet, towels, soap & hair dryer
All meals during the cruise
Buffet breakfast, buffet lunch w. hot & cold dishes, 3 course dinner
All taxes & VAT
You will travel like a local
Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to [email protected] or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)