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Cruise the Norwegian Fjords- Tromso to Edinburgh

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Venture into the magical and mysterious lands along the coast of the Norwegian Sea to the Scottish Isles for close encounters with glaciers and gorgeous fjordscapes. Perfect for explorers with worldly ambitions, this 13-day expedition brings you to important sites of Norway’s ancient history, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and some of the most incredible nature you’ll ever see. The tail end of the trip takes you through some of Scotland's beautiful islands before you disembark in Edinburgh. This journey will leave you full of wonder for years to come.

Our Clients Say:

The itinary covered a lot in a short time. There were several choices for activities every day, and guides were experts in their fields. We liked the small size of the ship. 5 stars out of 5! -P. and D. Moore, Orono, ME (2017)
Ships: G Expedition

About This Cruise

ONLY ONE SAIL DATE-Ship sails May 17, 2020


Tromsø, Nordkapp, Trollfjord/Lofoten Islands, Svartisen/Vikingen/Lovund, Vega, Torghatten, Trondheim, Eresfjord/Åndalsnes, Geirangerfjord, Ålesund,Shetland Islands, Orkney Islands, Edinburgh

Included:

  • 12 nts aboard the G Expedition
  • 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 12 dinners
  • Meeting point to ship transfer
  • Zodiac and land excursions with our expert expedition team
  • Lectures and educational programs
  • Nordkapp excursion
  • Local village visit (Lofoten Islands)
  • Svartisen glacier excursion
  • Vega Island visit
  • Trondheim visit
  • Rauma Railway excursion
  • Geirangerfjord visit
  • Ålesund visit
  • Shetland Islands visit
  • Orkney Islands guided tour of ancient ruins
  • Waterproof boots supplied for USA sizes 4 - 16
  • Expedition parka
  • Air Options

    While we have no specific air deals on this cruise, please call 1-888-868-6871 if you would like us to assist with your airfare.

    Not included:

    • Airfare
    • Transfers from and to airports
    • Travel insurance (Required). See Travel Insurance
    • Drinks and tips on board not included.


Ships: G Expedition

Itinerary

Day 1: Tromsø
Welcome to Tromsø, the capital of northern Norway, known as the "Gateway to the Arctic". Embark in the afternoon. Consider arriving early to explore Tromsø.
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. Stop in Henningsvær for time to see local art or explore the quaint fishing village. After, visit Nusfjord, one of Norway's oldest and best-preserved fishing villages for lunch at a local restaurant, before visiting the Tørrfiskmuseum to learn about traditional work of the islands. End the day in the town of Å.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5: Svartisen/Vikingen/Lovund
Visit Svartisen, Lovund 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/Torghatten
The rugged coastline of central Norway features some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. Head to the quaint and picturesque Vega Island, a UNESCO site. Wander the fishing villages, go on a guided nature hike, and appreciate the slow pace of life. In the afternoon, hike up to the famous hole in the mountain, with fantastic views of the region. Keep an eye out for Norway's mythical trolls.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 7: Trondheim
Continue on to Trondheim. Choose between hiking in Bymarka Nature Reserve before visiting the Sverresborg Folk Museum, or enjoying a city tour including the Folk Museum and the elaborate Nidaros Cathedral, built between 1070 and 1300. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore the area on your own.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 8: Eresfjord/Åndalsnes
Spend the morning exploring the town of Eresfjord or join an optional hike for amazing views. In the afternoon, board the Rauma Railway taking you into the dramatic scenes of the Romsdalen mountains.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 9: Geirangerfjord
Sail deep into one of Norway's most beautiful, and most visited fjords, Geirangerfjord. Enjoy a coach tour to Dalnibba, soaking in the views at this UNESCO World Heritage site. For the more adventurous, opt for a 10km mountain hike exploring the area and taking in amazing views of the fjord from above. If possible, the Expedition ship will cruise around this scenic area.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 10: Ålesund
Spend the morning exploring the beautiful Art Nouveau district of Ålesund, or take the 418 steps up to Fjellstua for the views of the city, islands and bay. Opt to visit the Ålesund Museum and learn about the culture and history of the town, including the fire which destroyed the city in 1904. If you are feeling more active, try one of the local hikes for unbeatable views.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 11: Shetland Islands
Continue southwards to the remote Shetland Islands. Opt to visit Jarlshof or join the Puffin Bus to focus on puffins and seabird photography at Sumbrugh Head (weather dependent). Enjoy additional time to explore Lerwick.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 12: Orkney Islands
Visit historic and mystical sites by coach on this remote island. Explore the Standing Stones of Stenness, the intriguing Ring of Brodgar, and the village of Skara Brae.
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 13: Edinburgh
Cruise overnight to Edinburgh's Port of Leith, then disembark the G Expedition in the morning. It's highly recommended to book extra time to visit Edinburgh.
Meals included: Breakfast

Ships: G Expedition

Excursions for the Cruise Norwegian Fjords

All excursions are included. Please see Itinerary.

Cruise Details | Itinerary | Excursions | Pre-Post-Trip Options
Ships: G Expedition

Pre/Post-Cruise Options

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