This October, a one-of-a-kind cruise sets sail to explore Norway’s aurora borealis, culture and scenic wonders. TravelQuest is putting together a cruise to Norway that will take passengers on an 8-night sail, to enjoy thrilling opportunities viewing the northern lights, small Norwegian towns, and pristine beauty of the area.
Nordic culture and history can be discovered on a Scandinavian adventure that will create memories to last a lifetime. The journey begins with a rail trip from Oslo to Flam and Voss, which will take you through several of Norway’s most magnificent scenescapes. Following your train excursion, you’ll enjoy 6 nights of cruising through gorgeous fjords and you’ll have 8 nights in total to catch glimpses of Norway’s aurora under dark skies.
About Norway’s Aurora, Culture and Scenic Wonders Cruise
This spectacular cruise sets sail on October 10, 2017 and returns on October 22, 2017. It takes travelers to Europe’s northernmost point, offering the chance to get to know the Sami people, go on a exclusive Nature RIB Safari, gaze at splendid fjords surrounded by snowy mountain peaks and admire sapphire blue waters that reflect medieval-town spires. You may even see reindeer crossing the arctic tundra. With all luck on your side, you’ll view the glistening green, purple, blue, and red curtain of the aurora borealis.
This cruise-to-beat-all aurora-viewing cruises sets out from Bergen, a west coast port that offers enjoyable sightseeing in its own right. Guests depart for 6 nights through Norway’s fjords on the Hurtigruten cruise line. Passengers sail up the coast to North Cape (Nordkapp) and then venture on to Kirkenes, which is close to the Norway-Russia border. After that, it’s off to the Scandinavian Arctic and Karasjok, a perfect home base for exploring Sami culture – past and present. This will be an ideal vantage point for glimpsing the dramatic show of lights that cruises come for.
To learn more about this adventure and to book your passage, you can contact the TravelQuest website.