In Search of the Northern Lights | Norway

In Search of the Northern Lights

from $921 per person

A journey from Bergen to Tromsø or from Tromsø to Bergen. This voyage has a special emphasis on finding, photographing, and learning about one of the most sought-after natural sights in the world, the northern lights.

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  • Included: Transfer from ship to hotel
  • Included: Bergen to Tromsø - One night in Tromsø standard-class hotel including breakfast
  • Included: Tromsø to Bergen - One night at Bergen Clarion Hotel Admiral including breakfast
  • Included: Transfer from the hotel to the airport in Bergen/Tromsø

2016 DEPARTURES: Bergen to Tromsø: FEB. 12, 17, 20, 24, 28; MAR. 02, 09, 13, 16, 20;  Tromsø to Bergen: FEB. 19, 24, 27; MAR. 02, 06, 09, 16, 20,23, 27

The landscape is covered in pure white snow, and we provide you with the best chance of experiencing the northern lights. Join various miniature polar expeditions such as 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 onboard program you can see and learn more about the king crab from the Barents Sea, taste fresh-roasted fish cakes near Trollfjord, and learn how to fillet fish on deck.

Voyage Itinerary

This voyage is available from Bergen - Tromso, or from Tromso - Bergen

Day 1:Bergen

Take time to explore Bergen before departing and leaving your everyday life behind. It's time to relax and look forward to a wonderful journey along the iconic Norwegian coast.

Day 2:Ålesund

We navigate through the skerries and islands, making several brief nighttime calls along the coastline. When we reach Ålesund, the town renowned for its beautiful Art Nouveau architecture, there is time to explore this charming town.

Day 3:The Royal City of Trondheim

Our first call of the day is Trondheim, home to the impressive Nidaros Catherdral, Scandinavia's largest medieval building. This very walkable city is well worth discovering.

Day 4:Arctic Circle and Lofoten Islands

Crossing the Arctic Circle is one of the highlights on this journey. The Lofoten Islands are renowned for their small fishing villages surrounded by majestic granite cliffs and white sandy beaches.

Day 5:Tromsø, the Gateway to the Arctic

During the night we sail through the spectacular and narrow Raftsund and past the Trollfjord. In the afternoon we arrive in your final port, Tromsø, the gateway to the Arctic. Transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay. Enjoy free time to explore Tromsø or take part in one of our winter excursions and hunt the northern lights.

Day 6:Tromsø

Extend your voyage with additional night in Tromso  or transfer to the airport for your departure flight.