• Northern Lights
  • Alesund
  • Alta
  • Honningsvag
  • Arctic Cathedral, Tromso

Norway and Land of the Northern Lights

Go in search of the magical Northern Lights on this no-fly cruise from Hull high into the Arctic Circle, calling at the historic cities of Bergen and Tromso

No Fly Cruise
13 Nights from £894pp

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Venture high above the Arctic Circle for the best chance to see the spectacular Northern Lights on this no-fly cruise from Hull.

Stroll along Bergen's iconic waterfront, Bryggen Wharf, then visit quaint Andalsnes in the heart of the stunning Romsdal district. Tromso is home to the magnificent Arctic Cathedral and there is the opportunity to visit the famous North Cape during your time in tiny Honningsvag.

Discover the three sides of picturesque Alta and the Art Nouveau town of Alesund then sail to Stavanger which today is the Oil Capital of Norway.

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Day 1 : Hull (UK)

Embark Astoria in Hull.

Day 2 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 3 : Bergen (Norway)

Bergen is beautifully located against a backdrop of seven mountains. Perhaps take the funicular ride to the summit of Mount Floien for panoramic views of Bergen, or explore the traditional wooden buildings of the colourful Bryggen wharf which house souvenir shops.

Day 4 : Andalsnes

Andalsnes is located at the end of Romsdalfjord at the mouth of the Rauma River. The river attracted British aristocrats at the end of the 19th century. Today, it is the administrative centre of Rauma and the start of the Rauma Line, a vintage steam train journey. Perhaps take the optional excursion along the winding Troll Path Road.

Day 5 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 6 : Tromso

Tromso is located around 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle and lays claim to the world's northernmost university, cathedral and brewery. The cable car ride to the summit of Mount Storsteinen offers stunning views of the city, which is built on two islands. The Arctic Cathedral is one of the landmarks of Tromso and The Polar Museum is just one of the city's museums.

Day 7 : Honningsvag

Honningsvaag is one of the smallest cities in Norway and lies on the south-eastern side of Mageroya island in the Barents Sea. It is the starting point of excursions to the dramatic North Cape.

Day 8 : Alta

Alta is the largest town in Finnmark and located on the banks of the Alta River, popular for salmon fishing. The town has three centres. Bossekop is traditional, Elvebakken is home to the airport and harbour, and the new town features a variety of shops. Large areas of woodland surround the town which is one of the best places to see the magical Northern Lights.

Days 9-10 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on relaxing days at sea.

Day 11 : Alesund

Cruise into the city of Ålesund which is known for its art nouveau buildings. Why not climb the 418 steps from the park up to the top of Mount Aksla for superb views over the town.

Day 12 : Stavanger

Stavanger is a modern city and known as the Oil Capital of Norway. Explore the picturesque old part with its 18th-century wooden houses or admire the impressive Anglo-Norman style cathedral. Optional excursions are available, including a visit to the Iron Age Farm at Ullanhaug.

Day 13 : At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 14 : Hull (UK)

Disembark Astoria in Hull.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 13 nights accommodation in cabin grade of your choice
  • Full board with traditional British and international cuisine including afternoon teas and late night snacks
  • Superb programme of daytime and evening entertainment
  • Informative guest lectures
  • Wide range of onboard leisure facilities
  • Port Taxes
  • UK currency onboard
  • Child-free ship

Price Does Not Include

  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Optional Shore Excursions

2019 Departures

Ship: Astoria Our Price From
Oct 12£894

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two sharing a Cat IG cabin. Single cabins are available at a supplement
  • Cabin upgrade supplements are available - please contact us for details
  • Third or fourth passengers sharing a cabin with two full fare paying adults: £389
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