Northern Lights Adventure Cruise
Northern Lights Cruise package – 7 nights
Northern Lights Adventure Cruise – with a 4 nights Hurtigruten cruise from historic Trondheim to Arctic Kirkenes, Scenic train ride across the mountains from Oslo to historic Trondheim, Dog sledding in Tromso & an amazing excursion to the North Cape cliff. The trip starts and finishes with stay in Oslo
You can add a night in the amazing Kirkenes Snow hotel from late December
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
Prices from NOK 21795 per person
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DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo. Check in at the centrally located Bristol hotel. This classic hotel is a short walk from Karl Johan main street, the Royal castle & main shopping areas
You can take the SAS airport bus directly to the hotel from Oslo Gardermoen airport.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price).
Read more about Oslo
DAY 2 – Scenic train trip
Enjoy the Dovre line across the snow covered Dovre mountain plateau to the historic town of Trondheim.
In this picturesque town you find authentic areas with tiny, wooden houses, a selection of Norway’s largest wooden buildings & the world’s northernmost medieval cathedral, Nidarosdomen. Check in at the centrally located 4* Scandic Nidelven or similar.
Spend 1 night in Trondheim.
Read more about historic Trondheim
See more pictures from Trondheim
DAY 3 – Cruise start
Board the authentic Hurtigruten ship before noon, passing by the tiny historic Munkholmen island just outside Trondheim. Enjoy the Northern Lights Aurora Borealis cruise to the Arctic town of Kirkenes – at the “top of Europe”!
All meals are included while on board – buffet breakfast, buffet lunch & 3 course dinner.
Spend 4 nights on board
About Hurtigruten & facilities on board
Read more about the authentic Hurtigruten
DAY 4 – Arctic Bodo
Cruise along the Arctic coast to the beautifully located town of Bodo, surrounded by spectacular Alpine mountain peaks & beautiful scenery.
Time to go ashore and visit the town before the ship sails across the Vestfjord towards the Lofoten Islands, where you can add an exciting Viking feast excursion
DAY 5 – Dog sledding
Cruise through a spectacular Arctic archipelago to the beautifully located Arctic town of Tromso; Norway’s “Northern Lights capital”, where you will join the excursion to the Kvaloya island & Tromso Villmarkssenter,
followed by an exciting Dog sledding trip
What to bring: Comfortable shoes, warm and windproof clothing (special clothing will be provided).
Age restrictions: Min. 7 years old and accompanied by an adult.
Difficulty level: Average physical condition – involves physical activity on uneven surface and/or steep terrain. Not suitable if you have limited mobility
Read more about the Dog sledding trip
DAY 6 – The North Cape
Cruise along stunning scenery to the main port of Honningsvag, where you join the North Cape excursion across Mageroya island – Norway’s northernmost island,
then on to the North Cape cliff – an impressive, 307-metre (1,007 ft) high cliff with a large plateau on top
Read about the North Cape excursion
DAY 7 – Return to Oslo
After breakfast you disembark in the Arctic town of Kirkenes, at the “top of Europe”. Take the airport bus or a taxi to the airport for your return flight to Oslo.
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the tour price. Optional: airport hotel at your choice)
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 8
Optional add-ons in Kirkenes:
King crab fishing
Snow mobile safari, dinner & overnight stay at the Snow hotel
Optional add-ons in Oslo:
City sightseeing in Oslo
Additional nights at the same hotel as for the tour, before or after the tour
Prices & information will be available during the tour booking process
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Oslo: Hotel Bristol or similar
Trondheim: Scandic Nidelven or similar
Standard, outside cabin w. separate beds & private facilities
All meals during the cruise (food only);
buffet breakfast, buffet lunch, 3 course dinner
Dog sledding trip in Tromso
North Cape excursion
All taxes & VAT
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