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In Search of the Northern Lights Southbound

6 days
5 nights

Rates

Dates

Rates:

Per person:

$ 920.00 (vary depending on available cabin)

Dates:

Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 15, 2017 
Nov 22, 2017 - Nov 27, 2017 
Nov 27, 2017 - Dec 01, 2017 
Dec 03, 2017 - Dec 07, 2017 
Dec 08, 2017 - Dec 12, 2017 
Dec 14, 2017 - Dec 18, 2017 
Dec 19, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 
Jan 05, 2018 - Jan 09, 2018 
Jan 10, 2018 - Jan 14, 2018 
Jan 16, 2018 - Jan 20, 2018 
Feb 13, 2018 - Feb 17, 2018 
Feb 15, 2018 - Feb 19, 2018 
Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 21, 2018 
Feb 19, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018 
Feb 22, 2018 - Feb 26, 2018 
Feb 23, 2018 - Feb 27, 2018 
Feb 26, 2018 - Mar 02, 2018 
Mar 01, 2018 - Mar 05, 2018 
Mar 02, 2018 - Mar 06, 2018 
Mar 05, 2018 - Mar 09, 2018 
Mar 07, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018 
Mar 09, 2018 - Mar 14, 2018 

Included:

Luggage storage in Bergen prior to voyage departure
Voyage Bergen to Tromsø in an unspecified cabin Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
One night in hotel in Tromsø at the standard class hotel with breakfast
Airport transfer in Tromsø

Hurtigruten operates different ships on different dates. To view complete description of each ship and available cabins please continue to our  HURTIGRUTEN SHIPS  page

Itinerary:

A journey from Bergen to Tromsø or from Tromsø to Bergen gives you a taste of the Arctic. The landscape is covered in white puresnow, and we provide you with the best chance of experiencing the Northern Lights. Join various miniature polar expeditions like a husky sled adventure or a snow mobile trip into the Polar Night through a frozen landscape with beautiful views of the Arctic wilderness. By participating in our on-board program you can see and learn more about the king crab sfrom the Barents Sea, taste freshroasted fish cakes near Trollfjord and learn how to fillet fish on deck.

 

Day 1  : Tromsø, the Gateway to the Arctic

Upon arrival in Tromsø, we will store your luggage at a local hotel and you will have time to explore this lively town. Take part in one of our optional winter excursions, or visit the northernmost brewery in the world for an Arctic beer. After embarkation in the late evening, the ship will travel toward the Lofoten Islands.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS: 
Midnight Concert at the Arctic Cathedral
Dog Sledding
In the Footsteps of Amundsen

Day 2  : Vesterålen and Lofoten Islands

Passing through the Lofoten Islands the ship negotiates a stunning network of inlets and isles. We will also pass through the narrow channel between Vesterålen and the Lofoten Islands, known as the Raftsund.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:
A Taste of Vesteralen

Day 3  : Arctic Circle, Seven Sisters

Today we cross the Arctic Circle and can enjoy the impressive view of the Seven Sisters mountains that loom over the majestic Helgeland coast.

Day 4  : Trondheim and Kristiansund

We arrive in Trondheim in the morning where you have the chance to visit the famous Nidaros Cathedral or take a stroll through the old town with its picturesque wooden buildings.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:
Trondheim with Nidaros Cathedral
Trondheim City Walk

Day 5  : Bergen, disembarkation

Today your journey with Hurtigruten has come to an end, but there are still a few nautical miles of fascinating winter scenery ahead of us. We reach Bergen in the afternoon where you disembark. Transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:
Bergen City Sightseeing

Day 6  : Bergen

Transfer to airport for your next destination.

 

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS DURATION ACTIVITY LEVEL PER PERSON USD
Midnight Concert at the Arctic Cathedral 1.15 hours easy  $80
Dog Sledding 3.5 hours good physical condition  $225
In the Footsteps of Amundsen TBD    
A Taste of Vesteralen 4.15 hours easy  $115
Trondheim with Nidaros Cathedral 2 hours easy  $65
Trondheim City Walk  2.15 hours some physical effort  $43
Bergen City Sightseeing  2 hours some physical effort  $57