CRUISE THE NORWEGIAN FJORDS IN DEPTH 11D/10N - The Adventure Traveller
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Cruise Norwegian Fjords In Depth 11 D/10N

Tromso to Bergen – G Adventures

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OVERVIEW

Venture into the magical and mysterious lands along the coast of the Norwegian Sea for close encounters with glaciers and gorgeous fjordscapes. Perfect for explorers long on ambition but short on time, this 11 day expedition brings you to important sites of Norway’s ancient history, UNESCO-protected historic sites, and some of the most incredible nature you’ll ever see. The journey is short, but the memories will last you the rest of your life.

From $7499*pp twin share

11 Days

21 May 2018 - Only Departure

Trip Code XVNFNX

MORE DETAILS:

Highlights

  • Cruise through some of Norway’s most famous fjords
  • Wander through fishing villages and appreciate the slow pace of life
  • Search cliffs for trolls
  • Enjoy some of the world’s most beautiful scenery along Norway’s rugged coastline

Is this tour for you?

Travel Style: Marine

Small-ship adventures on the world’s great seas, rivers, and other places only accessible by boat.

Physical Rating: 2 – Light

Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

Age requirement: 10+

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Itinerary in Brief

Day 1 – Tromsø
Day 2 – Nordkapp
Day 3 – At Sea
Day 4 – Trollfjord/Lofoten Islands
Day 5 – Svartisen/Vikingen/Sanna
Day 6 – Vega
Day 7 – Torghatten
Day 8 – Trondheim
Day 9 – Geirangerfjord
Day 10 – Flåm
Day 11 – Bergen

DAY BY DAY ITINERARY

Day 1 Tromsø

Welcome to Tromsø, the capital of northern Norway, known as the “Gateway to the Arctic”.

Embark in the afternoon to begin your adventure. We recommend arriving to Tromsø early to explore on your own.

Meals included: Dinner

Day 2 Nordkapp

Explore one of the most northern points in Europe. A popular spot to watch the midnight sun during the summer months, as the sun never sets between the middle of May to late August, this cape is the location where the Atlantic and Arctic oceans meet. Explore the barren landscape, quaint fishing villages, and stop by the Northern Cape Plateau standing 307 m above the sea.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea, taking in the stunning scenery of the Arctic. Keep a sharp eye while on deck to try and spot marine wildlife.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4 Trollfjord/Lofoten Islands

Spend the early morning at the short, yet dramatic Trollfjord. Try to spot the mythical creatures along the cliffs. Head ashore in Svolvaer to explore the Lofoten Islands by coach. Visit one of Norway’s quaint fishing villages, and enjoy a Norwegian-style smorgasbord lunch in a local restaurant. End the visit in the village of Å.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5 Svartisen/Vikingen/Sanna

Visit Svartisen, Sanna and Vikingen, for beautiful glaciers and a globe sculpture which marks Vikingen as a point directly on the Arctic Circle.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6 Vega

A UNESCO World Heritage site, Vega is known for picturesque fishing villages with a history of eider down harvesting. Enjoy some opportunities to explore the area on foot or with an optional guided tour.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinne r

Day 7 Torghatten

The rugged coastline of central Norway features some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. The captain will negotiate with local Norwegian pilots to determine our best Zodiac landing options.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Days 8 Trondheim

Continue on to Trondheim. Opt for a hike to the Sverresborg Folk Museum, or for a city tour including the Folk Museum and the elaborate Nidaros Cathedral, built between 1070 and 1300. Alternatively, opt to explore on your own, including a visit to Munkholmen.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Days 9 Geirangerfjord

Sail deep into one of Norway’s most beautiful, and most visited fjords, Geirangerfjord. Enjoy soaking in the views at this UNESCO World Heritage site. If possible, the Expedition ship will cruise around this scenic area.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Days 10 Flåm

Hop on the Flåm Railway, travelling through valleys and mountain passes to reach the scenic fjord of the Flåm district.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Days 11 Bergen

Cruise overnight to Bergen, then disembark the G Expedition in the morning. We highly recommend booking extra time to visit this exciting city.

Meals included: Breakfast

INCLUSIONS

10 nights aboard the G Expedition

Meeting point to ship transfer

All Zodiac and land excursions as per itinerary with our expert expedition team

Local village visit (Lofoten Islands)

Vega Island visit

Trondheim excursion

Geirangerfjord visit

Waterproof boots supplied for USA size 6 - 16

Expedition parka

10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 10 dinners

One expedition team member per 10 guests.

For more information or to book please click here.

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*Terms and conditions Apply

Prices vary dependent on availability and cabin configuration (single/twin/triple/quad share).

Itinerary is subject to change dependent on weather.

Exclusions apply. Please check with your Adventure Traveler consultant for full details.