Christmas Cruise Package
Hurtigruten cruise package – 8 nights
This Christmas Cruise package starts with a night in Bergen, then a 4 nights cruise to Arctic Tromso, with Norwegian Christmas meals and Norwegian Christmas traditions.You will spend 2 nights in Tromso and join an Aurora Safari, and then flight to Oslo for a final night.
You can add nights & exciting excursions, like Dog sledding, Whale safari & Reindeer sledge
Day 1 – First night in Bergen
Dec 20/21. Individual arrival to Bergen. Check in at a centrally located 4* hotel. Spend 1 night in Bergen
Departures and ships:
Dec 20: MS Trollfjord
Dec 21: MS Kong Harald
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Day 2 – Evening cruise departure
Spend the day at leisure in Bergen before your afternoon transfer to one of the authentic Hurtigruten ships. Late evening cruise departure. Spend 4 nights on board.
All meals are included during the cruise; Buffet breakfast, buffet lunch & 3 course dinner (food only)
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Day 3 – Alesund: the Art Nouveau town
Arrival to the picturesque town of Alesund at noon. Spend 3 hours at leisure before the ship sails through amazing scenery towards the coastal towns of Molde and Kristiansund.
Day 4 – Trondheim: the historic town
Cruising into the wide Trondheimfjord to the picturesque, historic city of Trondheim. Spend the time at leisure in the city, or take an optional sightseeing tour. You can visit the Nidaros cathedral; Norway’s only cathedral and the picturesque old bridge Gamle Bybro taking you to the authentic Bakklandet with the tiny, wooden houses.
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Day 5 – Bodo & Lofoten Islands
Crossing the Arctic Circle to Bodo, with a few hours to explore this beautifully located town, surrounded by mountain peaks.
Then across the wide Vestfjord to the Lofoten Islands, with evening calls at the fishing villages of Stamsund & Svolvaer.
Day 6 – Vesteralen Islands & Tromso
Arrival toTromso at 14:30, check in at the close by Radisson Blu hotel or similar. Spend 2 nights in Tromso. Photos from Tromso
Enjoy an exotic Aurora safari in the evening: you will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for a Northern Lights chase by bus. Four base stations are set up at different locations, and the best one for the evening is chosen, depending on the weather reports. Each base has its own local English speaking guide, a warm shelter and camp fire. Northern lights film shown on the bus. Warm clothes, light evening meal & transfers included.
Day 7 – Full day in Tromso
Spend the day at leisure or choose from our selection of daytime or evening excursions, like Dog sledding, Reindeer sledge & Whale safari. The optional add-ons & prices will appear during the tour booking process.
Tromso – Oslo
Flight to Oslo.
Overnight at the centrally located 4* Bristol hotel (or similar) or at an airport hotel at your choice. Spend 1 night in Oslo.
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 9
Optional: Add nights in Oslo
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BOOKING & PRICES
Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* hotels w. breakfast buffet
Radisson Blu Royal Hotel or similar
Radisson Blu Hotel Tromso or similar
Hotel Bristol or similar
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Hotel to cruise transfer bus in Bergen
Standard outside cabin; window, 2 separate beds, shower & toilet
All meals during the cruise
Buffet breakfast, buffet lunch w. hot & cold dishes, 3 course dinner.
Evening meal in Bergen.
Aurora safari w. warm clothes, meal & transfers
All taxes & VAT
Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)