Norway: Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim
A taste of Norway’s natural world
Experience a voyage like no other when you embark on this Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim. With pre and post night stays in each of these major cities, you can discover the buzzing social scene and lively culture of Norway as well as its spellbinding landscapes. The wild coastline has been left in the hands of nature, shifting and mutating throughout time. During your journey, look for various wildlife that inhabits the land and water, and at night time, venture out onto the deck of the ship to behold the majesty of the Aurora Borealis. This enchanting phenomenon has teased and enthralled spectators with its beauty since the dawn of mankind. Because this Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim sails partly above the Arctic Circle, the chances of witnessing the Aurora Borealis are more favourable. However, due to the erratic nature of the Northern Lights, their presence can never be certain.
The ships that are used on the Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim are purpose-built to sail close to the Norwegian coast, and they have been providing a vital means of transport to these remote ports for 120 years. Unlike many cruise holidays, this voyage is not just about relaxation, it is also a journey of discovery that provides a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Day 1 - Arrive in Tromso
Upon landing at Tromso Airport, you will need to transfer (not included) to your centrally located hotel where you will stay overnight. Depending on your time of arrival, you may have the opportunity to get acquainted with your surroundings.Meals included:Dinner
Day 2 - Discover Tromso
You have the day at your leisure to uncover the hidden pearls of this characterful capital of the Arctic. Famously known for its frequent encounters with the Northern Lights, Tromso is a hive of activity and full of culture, history and Norwegian charm. Learn about everything Arctic related at the intriguing Polar Museum, visit the cathedral with its distinctive façade or watch the colourful sea life in the world’s northernmost aquarium. In the evening, why not check out the city’s lively bars before you board the Northern Lights voyage from Tromso?Meals included:Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3 - Set Sail
The ship departs from Tromso at approximately 01.30hrs and sails through the night. Wake up to views of a pristine winter wonderland, which you can enjoy during breakfast. Today, the Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim negotiates the stunning Lofoten Islands, which are renowned for their utter beauty. Hopefully you will catch a glimpse of various species of wildlife or perhaps the Northern Lights will perform their dance for you in the evening.Meals included:Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4 - Cross the Arctic Circle
Today the Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim crosses the Arctic Circle, which is demarcated by a small orb that sits on Vikingen Island. As the ship continues to Brønnøysund, we sail past the breathtaking Seven Sisters Mountains, which have been the subject of ancient mythology.Meals included:Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 - Arrive in Trondheim
We dock at Trondheim early morning. Relax on board over breakfast before disembarking and transferring (not included) to a convenient hotel where you spend the final night of your holiday. Make the most of your day in Trondheim and explore its Viking roots, which is evident in its rich history. The Gothic-style Nidaros Cathedral, the harbour front and the old city bridge are among some of the most celebrated sights of Trondheim.Meals included:Breakfast
Day 6 - Departure
The Northern Lights Voyage from Tromso to Trondheim concludes today. Return to the UK.Meals included:Breakfast
- Return economy flights from London other airports available at a supplement, please call one of our travel advisers
- Voyage in twin cabin incl. half board.
- One night in Tromso pre voyage and one night in Trondheim post voyage.
- Travel insurance.