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Bergen-Kirkenes 6 days Hurtigruten cruise

Enjoy an authentic cruise along the amazing Norwegian coast, with highlights such as the Geirangerfjord (summer season), the historic town of Trondheim, the Arctic town of Bodo, the spectacular Lofoten Islands, the Arctic capital Tromso & the North Cape (optional excursion).

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Bryggen wharf Bergen. Photo Rita de Lange/Fjord Travel Norway

Day 1 - Bergen, evening departure

Check-in at the Hurtigruten ship from 18:00. We recommend early arrival to Bergen, allowing you time to explore the charming Hanseatic town before the cruise departure at 20:00 (22:30 winter season).

 

Bergen wharf, Per Nybo, Bergen Tourist Board

You can leave your luggage at the Hurtigruten terminal if you arrive early. A short walk from the city centre.

 

All meals are included (buffet breakfast, buffet lunch & 3 course dinner. Food only)

 

You can join interesting Land excursions en route

Geirangerfjord. Photo Union Hotel

Day 2 - Alesund-Geirangerfjord     

Morning arrival to the Art Nouveau town of Alesund. Enjoy a full day cruise to the famous Geirangerfjord* (02.06.-01-09.), with the "Seven Sisters" waterfalls. During the winter season you can enjoy 3 hours at leisure in Alesund, in September and October a full day cruise to Hjorundfjord.

Bakklandet Trondheim Frithjof Fure/Hurtigruten

Day 3 - Trondheim-Rorvik

In to the wide Trondheim fjord and the picturesque, historic city of Trondheim. Spend 4 hours at leisure in the city, or take an optional sightseeing tour.

 

Highlights: areas with tiny well preserved wooden houses, the old bridge "Gamle Bybro" & the Nidaros Cathedral

Lofoten islands Photo Frithjof Fure/Hurtigruten

Day 4 - Bodo-Lofoten Islands

Cross the Arctic Circle to Bodo, with a few hours to explore the city. Then across the Vestfjord to the spectacular Lofoten Islands, with the famous Lofotwall rock formation. Calls at the fishing villages of Stamsund & Svolvaer.

 

Tromso view. Photo Frihtjof Fure/Innovation Norway

Day 5 - Vesteralen Islands-Tromso

Into a magnificent archipelago to the north, then on to the university town of Tromso, also known as the 'Paris of the North'. 

 

4 hours at leisure in the city or join one of the interesting, optional sightseeing trips

 North cape Norway  Frithjof Fure/Hurtigruten  

Day 6 - Honningsvag-North Cape*

Main port Honningsvag, then cruise along Finnmark's barren coast, passing the Svaerholdtklubben Bird Colony and the unbelievable rock formation of Finnkjerkja. From Honningsvag you can join an

 

*Optional excursion to the North Cape plateau

 Kirkenes Norway Trym Ivar Bergsmo/Finnmark TB  

Day 7 - Batsfjord-Kirkenes

Around the north and east coast of the barren Finnmark coast before the ship continues to the south-east into the Bokfjord and on to the Arctic town of Kirkenes, close to the Russian border.

Disembark after breakfast

 Trollfjord. Photo Terje Rakke, Nordic Life/Innovation Norway  

Optional excursions:

During the cruise you can choose between a wide range of shore excursions, including the Trollstigen hairpin road, city sightseeing in Trondheim, RIB boat trip in Bodo, sightseeing in Tromso and Kirkenes, the North Cape, bird safari, river safari, the Svartisen glacier.....

 

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