Cruises

Tired of cruises where you sail past beautiful destinations but don’t get to explore? Do days of open sea make you long for the coast?

For the person who wants a different kind of cruise experience, we have options! Browse through our cruise options below, and contact us if you have any questions! Cruises can always be combined with pre- and post-touring customized to your wants and needs by our Nordic Destinations specialists.

Norway’s Hurtigruten cruises sail along the coast of Norway, with breathtaking scenery and daily excursions that get you up-close-and-personal with the awe inspiring coast line of Norway. With cruise options ranging from overnight to 11 days, there’s something for everyone. Start in Bergen, and see the countryside change like a rough gemstone as you sail north to Kirkenes. OR start in Kirkenes and sail south and enjoy views of the ever changing coastline.

The Gota Canal cruise will make you rethink your entire definition of a cruise. Small ships, Swedish cuisine, and land on either side! The Gota Canal takes you through historic Sweden on a canal originally built between 1810-1832 for the purpose of linking the North Sea and the Baltic. Enjoy your fika onboard as you float past farms, locks, Swedish nature and locals. The dining experience onboard will reflect the surroundings you pass by.

To really get out of your comfort zone – travel north. And then keep going! Our Ocean Expedition cruises take you as far north as possible with expedition journey cruises to arctic destinations not limited to Svalbard (Norway), Iceland, Faroe Islands, Greenland and Franz Josef Land. See polar bears, puffins, arctic birds and seals in their home country. Sailing itineraries are sometimes weather dependent. Discover and relive the adventure days of old.

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Hurtigruten - Classic Cruise Round Trip

From $2909 Per Person

PROMOTION: Book on or before Dec 31st, 2019 and receive a $200 onboard ship credit as well as:
~Sail in 2019 and receive up to 25% off
~Sail in 2020 and receive up to 20% off

Independent, 12 Days/11 Nights
Dates: Daily, year round

Combine both the North and Southbound journeys on Hurtigruten to get the best of Norway's West Coast. Sail from Bergen to Kirkenes and back visiting 34 ports and more than 2,500 nautical miles on this round trip 12-day cruise. The best part of this round trip journey is being able to experience the same ports but at different times of the day. No matter which season or what time of year you choose, a trip with Hurtigruten will create memories for life. You will be surrounded by beautiful nature wherever you turn and you will most definitely long back for this adventure.

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Hurtigruten - Classic Cruise North

From $2074 Per Person

PROMOTION: Book on or before Dec 31st, 2019 and receive a $200 onboard ship credit as well as:
~Sail in 2019 and receive up to 25% off
~Sail in 2020 and receive up to 20% off

Independent, 7 Days/6 Nights
Dates: Daily, year round

Enjoy the atmosphere and culture in cities like Bergen, Alesund and Tromso – all filled with coastal history. We sail from Bergen to Kirkenes on this seven day trip, where you will see one landscape more dramatic than the other. This adventure will give you spectacular experiences you will never forget! 
No matter which season or what time of year you choose, a trip with Hurtigruten from south or north will create memories for life, you will be surrounded by beautiful nature wherever you turn and you will most definitely long back for this adventure.

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Hurtigruten - Classic Cruise South

From $1992 Per Person

PROMOTION: Book on or before Dec 31st, 2019 and receive a $200 onboard ship credit as well as:
~Sail in 2019 and receive up to 25% off
~Sail in 2020 and receive up to 20% off

Independent, 6 Days/5 Nights
Dates: Daily, year round

Travel southbound from Kirkenes to Bergen, a six-day voyage filled with majestic scenery and interesting sites.  Visit high arctic towns like Honningsvag (near the North Cape) and Hammerfest; sail through the beautiful Vesteraalen and Lofoten Islands during daylight hours; view Torghatten Mountain and the Seven Sisters Mountain Range; enjoy an early morning visit in Trondheim.  The southbound voyage follows the same coastline as the northbound, but arrives in port at different times, so it offers another unique option to travelers desiring to experience Norway’s spectacular nature, history and culture.​ 

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Hurtigruten - Cruising Svalbard (4 cruise itineraries)

From $5445 Per Person

Promotion: * Book on or before Nov 30th and save up to 15%! (3 of the cruise itineraries)

Cruise, 10-day to 12-day itineraries
Dates: Vary from May - August, 2020. 

Sail the gem of Arctic Norway on the M/S Spitsbergen where polar bears roam the wilderness, seals dive, and birds swoop. Just 840 miles from the North Pole, cruise up close to the natural wonders of the entire Svalbard archipelago and meander along the islands’ unique coastlines with the use of small explorer boats. Explore this unique area with Hurtigruten, who has been expertly sailing this area for over 120 years. 

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Greenland

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Heart of Greenland and Disko Bay, 16-day Cruise

From $11,559 Per Person Double Occupancy

PROMOTION: Book on or before November 30th, 2019 and save up to 25% and receive $500 onboard ship credit.

Cruise, 16 days, 15 nights
Departures: July 8, 23; August 7, 22, 2020

This 16-day Greenland expedition cruise explores rare natural beauty and the fascinating Inuit culture. Meet the welcoming people who thrive in this Arctic landscape as we sail among giant icebergs to such natural wonders as Disko Bay in perpetual daylight under the Midnight Sun.

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Hurtigruten - Expedition Norway Cruises

From $4216 Per Person

Promotion:  Book on or before Nov 30th and save up to 15%! and a $700 air credit!

Cruise, 12-day  itineraries
Dates: Vary in 2021 & 2022

NEW - for 2021, Expedition Norway cruises take you on a journey through carefully selected pearls of the Norwegian coast. Come closer to nature with longer port stays, expert guidance and included activities in some of the most iconic destinations in the country. Expedition cruises available all year round!

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Iceland

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Circumnavigating Iceland 2020 - 11 Day Cruise

From $7590 Per Person (price based on non-seaview double occupancy cabin, other cabins available - please inquire)

PROMOTION: Book on or before Nov 30th, 2019 and save up to 15% and receive $500 onboard ship credit.

Cruise, 11 Days/10 nights
Dates: July 25 & August 4, 2020

Cruising around Iceland is the perfect way to explore and search for the unexpected. Its heritage dates back to the ancient sagas, and Icelandic folk tales are rife with mysticism, elves and trolls. Icelandic nature offers stunning landscapes with waterfalls among Europe's most powerful and awe-inspiring. Iceland is located at the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, a position that means that the landscape is highly active geologically, with many erupting volcanoes and geysers. Experience a variety of islands, towns and settlements, spectacular views and interesting sites, accompanied by a knowledgeable Expedition Team.

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Sweden

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Gota Canal Cruises

From $540 Per Person
PROMOTION: Book on our before Dec 13th, 2019 and receive 10% off your booking.

Cruises from 2 to 6 days in length.
Sail Dates: May 15- September 2, 2020

Treat yourself with a canal cruise on a historic canal boat – enjoy delicious food, beverages and get plenty of time to socialize. At a tranquil pace, pass beautiful landscapes, idyllic small towns and stop for guided tours. Cruises include the traditional 4 and 6 day cruises between Stockholm and Goteborg, 2 and 3 day cruises between shorter points on the canal route.

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