Cruise the Norwegian Fjords in Depth – Tromsø to Bergen

  • Norway

Cruise through some of Norway's most famous fjords, Wander through fishing villages and appreciate the slow pace of life, Search cliffs for trolls, Enjoy some of the world's most beautiful scenery along Norway's rugged coastline

Venture into the magical and mysterious lands along the coast of the Norwegian Sea for close encounters with glaciers and gorgeous fjordscapes. Perfect for explorers long on ambition but short on time, this 11 day expedition brings you to important sites of Norway’s ancient history, UNESCO-protected historic sites, and some of the most incredible nature you’ll ever see. The journey is short, but the memories will last you the rest of your life.

was €6,34911 days from €2,519

(€229.02 per day)

Suitable for
All ages
Trip Code
XVNFNX
Travel Style
Marine
Physical Grading
2 - Light
Group Size
Max 134 aboard the G Expedition.
Transport
G Expedition, Zodiac, local bus, coach.
Accommodation
Aboard the G Expedition in quad-, triple-, twin-share cabins, or suites (all with en suite bathrooms and porthole or window, 10 nights). Please note that all cabins consist of twin-size berths and are ocean-facing. Suites have one queen-size bed.
Meals
10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 10 dinners
Other
  • 10 nights aboard the G Expedition
  • Meeting point to ship transfer
  • All Zodiac and land excursions as per itinerary with our expert expedition team
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    • Local village visit (Lofoten Islands)
    • Vega Island visit
    • Trondheim excursion
    • Geirangerfjord visit
    • Waterproof boots supplied for USA size 6 - 16
    • Expedition parka.

Day 1 Tromsø / Nordkapp

Welcome to Tromsø, the capital of northern Norway, known as the "Gateway to the Arctic". Embark in the afternoon to begin your adventure. We recommend arriving to Tromsø early to explore on your own.

There will be a welcome desk set up to greet passengers on arrival day between 09:00 and 12:00 at the Clarion Hotel the Edge. We can assist with baggage drop-off and provide information on what to do in Tromsø for the morning.

Arrival Day

Begin your adventure today. There are no planned activities so feel free to explore or rest up for the excitement ahead.

Private Vehicle

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Embarkation of the G Expedition

In the afternoon, join your fellow passengers to take your group transfer and begin your journey on the G Expedition. Please refer to your welcome letter or the joining instructions posted in the lobby of the start hotel. Make sure you have your passport handy as you are about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Meals Included

  • Dinner

Please make sure to be at the Clarion Hotel the Edge before 13:00 as luggage will be transferred at that time. Passengers will be transferred as a group to the ship at 16:00.

Day 2 Nordkapp / Norwegian Sea

Explore one of the most northern points in Europe. A popular spot to watch the midnight sun during the summer months, as the sun never sets between the middle of May to late August, this cape is the location where the Atlantic and Arctic oceans meet. Explore the barren landscape, quaint fishing villages, and stop by the Northern Cape Plateau standing 307 m above the sea.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Nordkapp Excursion

Embark on a day trip to one of the most northern places in Europe, Nordkapp (North Cape). Travel across the arctic terrain of northern Norway, keeping a sharp eye for wild reindeer en route. Stop for a visit to a community of local Sami people before continuing on to North Cape. Enjoy time wandering the small town, opt to watch a film about Lapland's breathtaking scenery, or simply take in the views of the Arctic Ocean from viewpoints of up to 1000 feet above sea level.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3 Norwegian Sea / Trollfjord, Norway

Enjoy a day at sea, taking in the stunning scenery of the Arctic. Keep a sharp eye while on deck to try and spot marine wildlife.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Arctic Lectures and Educational Programs

Attend lectures hosted throughout the day on anything from local wildlife to the history and exploration of the Arctic.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4 Trollfjord, Norway / Lofoten

Spend the early morning at the short, yet dramatic Trollfjord. Try to spot the mythical creatures along the cliffs. Head ashore in Svolvaer to explore the Lofoten Islands by coach. Visit one of Norway's quaint fishing villages, and enjoy a Norwegian-style smorgasbord lunch in a local restaurant. End the visit in the village of Å.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Å Village Visit

Enjoy a coach tour across the Lofoten Islands visiting the Tørrfiskmuseum (Stockfish Museum) and Svolvær. Stop for photos and other visits along the way including the Viking Museum at Bøstad.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5 Lofoten / Sanna, Norway

Visit Svartisen, Sanna and Vikingen, for beautiful glaciers and a globe sculpture which marks Vikingen as a point directly on the Arctic Circle.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Svartisen Land Excursion

Visit Svartisen, Norway’s second-largest glacier. Hike to one of the outlet glaciers of Svartisen, Engabreen, which ends at the lowest point of any glacier on the European mainland, at 20 meters above sea level (in 2007). The first 30 to 45 minutes of the hike are easy with no incline. The remaining hike is guided in small groups as it can be a challenging and complicated maze of rocky outcroppings leading to a close encounter with the ice. Everyone should reach a beautiful lookout over the lake. Opt to visit the café for waffles and coffee.

Vikingen Visit

Visit Vikingen Island, a small island that sits directly on the Arctic Circle. There’s a small statue of a globe on the island celebrating its position on one of the five major latitude circles.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Sanna Island Visit

Explore Sanna, with walking opportunities for the energetic. Opt for a bit of a hill climb over easy terrain looking for views of white-tailed sea eagles or a more gentle walk through lowland meadow wildflowers to a cave lookout. The island has an abandoned fishing village which is now used mostly as summer homes.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6 Sanna, Norway / Vega

A UNESCO World Heritage site, Vega is known for picturesque fishing villages with a history of eider down harvesting. Enjoy some opportunities to explore the area on foot or with an optional guided tour.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Vega Island Visit

Vega is a small island in Norway's Nordland, filled with tiny, picturesque fishing villages. Wander through the UNESCO World Heritage site with a history of eider down harvesting.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7 Vega / Torghatten

The rugged coastline of central Norway features some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. The captain will negotiate with local Norwegian pilots to determine our best Zodiac landing options.

The mountain scenery and coastline offer breathtaking views. The goal is to visit Torghatten, one of the most bizarre rock formations in Norway and a significant local landmark for the chance to move towards the Træna archipelago, comprised of over a thousand islands.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Zodiac Excursion

Enjoy a Zodiac excursion to Torghatten and the Treana archipelago. The Captain will negotiate with local Norwegian pilots to determine the best Zodiac shore landing options. Our goal is to visit Torghatten, one of the most bizarre rock formations in Norway and a significant local landmark. We will also try to move towards the Treana archipelago that is comprised of over 1000 islands. Expedition guides will provide information on the local areas, and the ship's photography expert will be on hand to offer advice on how to capture the perfect shot.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8 Torghatten / Trondheim

Continue on to Trondheim. Opt for a hike to the Sverresborg Folk Museum, or for a city tour including the Folk Museum and the elaborate Nidaros Cathedral, built between 1070 and 1300. Alternatively, opt to explore on your own, including a visit to Munkholmen.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Trondheim Visit

Trondheim is a modern city surrounded by beautiful forests and mountains, and is home to the remarkable Nidaros Cathedral. Built over the burial site of Saint Olav, the king of Norway in the 11th century, Nidaos Cathedral is the traditional location for the consecration of the King of Norway.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9 Trondheim / Geiranger

Sail deep into one of Norway's most beautiful, and most visited fjords, Geirangerfjord. Enjoy soaking in the views at this UNESCO World Heritage site. If possible, the Expedition ship will cruise around this scenic area.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Geirangerfjord Visit

The fjord is one of Norway's most visited tourist sites and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The fjord is 15 km (9.3 mi) long, surrounded by spectacular mountains, lush green trees, waterfalls, and several farms. Have a camera ready for some spectacular photo opportunities.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10 Geiranger / Flåm

Hop on the Flåm Railway, travelling through valleys and mountain passes to reach the scenic fjord of the Flåm district.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Flåmsbana Railway

The Flåm Line is a 20km (12.4 mi) route between Myrdal and Flåm. The line is used most often as a tourist train as it passes through gorgeous landscapes. It also boasts an incredibly steep gradient, with an elevation different of 863m (2,831 ft).

Meals Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 11 Flåm / Bergen

Cruise overnight to Bergen, then disembark the G Expedition in the morning. We highly recommend booking extra time to visit this exciting city.

Transfers to the Havnekontoret Hotel or Bergen Airport will be offered to all passengers with flights scheduled after disembarkation.

G Expedition

Not too big, not too little, our 134-passenger polar expedition ship is just right.

Departure Day

Not ready to leave? Your CEO can help with travel arrangements to extend your adventure.

Meals Included

  • Breakfast

After disembarkation you will be transferred to either the airport or the Havnekontoret Hotel, depending on the time of your flight. Those transferred to the hotel will have an opportunity to explore the town centre on their own, and then be transferred to the airport later in the day as per flight schedules. Transfer times will be confirmed, and communicated onboard prior to departure. Luggage storage at the Havnekontoret Hotel will be available until time of departure.

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