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Le Champlain Cruise: Northland Voyage from Bergen to Oslo with visits to Norway and Sweden

8.070€

About this cruise

Embark on an 8-day cruise adventure in Northland, starting from Bergen and sailing to Oslo on board the Le Champlain ship. Along the way, you`ll have the chance to explore enchanting destinations in Norway and Sweden.

Cabin Prices

The cruise price at the top of the page (8.070€) is listed for the accommodation of one person in a double cabin. To get the total cabin cost, multiply this price by two. All subsequent prices are listed for the entire cabin and do not require additional multiplication.

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Single Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
20/07/2024 - 27/07/2024 - - 14.690€ 33.090€

Double Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
20/07/2024 - 27/07/2024 - - 16.140€ 34.540€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with One Child

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
20/07/2024 - 27/07/2024 - - - 34.540€

Cruise Route

Day 1: Bergen, Norway. Departure time: 19:30. Bergen is one of the most charming cities in Norway, thanks in part to its unique location between seven hills. With a population of 218,000, it is the country`s second-largest city and the capital of Hordaland County. In 1070, Bishop Olav Kyrre granted Bergen city rights, and in 1217, King Hakon IV declared it the capital of Norway. The oldest and most famous wooden houses in the city can be found at "Bryggen," the former Hanseatic wharf. These unique buildings have also been included in UNESCO`s list of World Heritage Sites. Attractions include the Hanseatic Museum, Bryggen Museum, Bergenhus Fortress, Mariakirken, Jorgenskirken, and the leprosy museum, as well as the aquarium.

Day 2: Ålesund, Norway. Arrival time: 12:30. Departure time: 20:00. Duration of port stay: 7 hours 30 minutes. The harbor city of Ålesund, located on three islands, was rebuilt in the Art Nouveau architectural style after a devastating fire in 1904. The best view of the city and the surrounding archipelago can be found at the viewpoint called "Aksla," reached by 418 steps or by car. There, you can also visit the panoramic restaurant "Fjellstua." The Ålesund Museum provides insight into the city`s history. At the Atlantic Park, you can observe marine life from the Atlantic Ocean in large seawater aquariums. About 4 km east of the center is the Sunnmøre Museum, which consists of several departments. The Middle Ages Museum offers a glimpse into daily life during that time, as well as an open-air museum and a boat exhibition showcasing old fishing boats and reconstructed Viking ships. A popular excursion takes you to the bird island "Runde," southwest of Ålesund, for a unique nature experience. Departures from June to October: Ålesund (Norway) from 09:45 to 10:00 am & additionally from June to August: Geiranger (Norway) from 14:15 to 14:30 pm & September to October: Hjorundfjorden (Norway) from 12:15 to 15:45 pm.

Day 3: Geiranger (Geirangerfjord), Norway. Arrival time: 07:30. Departure time: 13:00. Duration of port stay: 5 hours 30 minutes. Geiranger is a city in western Norway situated at the eastern end of Geirangerfjord. The area is known for its deep canyons and towering mountains. The charming harbor town is home to numerous smaller hotels and offers breathtaking views. Among the highlights are the viewpoints of Flydalsjuvet and Dalsnibba, the beautiful waterfalls known as the Bridal Veil, The Suitor, and The Seven Sisters, as well as the Geological Park, the local church, the Fjord Experience Center which provides information about the history of the area, and the royal estate of Skageflå.

Day 3: Arrival time: 15:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 2 hours. Hellesylt, located in Norway, is a charming town on the Storfjord (Sunnylvsfjord), at the entrance of the magnificent Geirangerfjord. The wild Norang Valley, home to famous mountains like "Slogen," "Smorskredtind," "Skruven," and "Kvitegga," is just a short distance away. Just 200m from the ferry pier, the powerful Hellesylt Waterfall cascades over mighty rocks, offering a breathtaking sight. Here, you can even catch a glimpse of the lively dipper bird as it dives into the water.

Day 4: Olden (Nordfjord), Norway. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 12:00. Duration of port stay: 5 hours.

Olden is situated in a magnificent landscape of deep fjords, towering mountains, and powerful glaciers. In just a short distance from here, you can reach Norway`s most renowned glacier, Briksdalsbreen. However, even the sight of the colorful glacier river, gracefully winding through the valley and flowing through the town, will leave a lasting impression on you. Olden is the ideal starting point for exploring various attractions such as Briksdals Glacier, Vestkapp, Fjærland with the Glacier Museum, Geiranger and Dalsnibba, Videseter and the historic Strynefjell Road, Jostedal National Park Center, Stryn Summer Ski Center, and even opportunities for glacier climbing.

Day 5: Stavanger, Norway. Arrival time: 09:00. Departure time: 14:00. Duration of port visit: 5 hours. Stavanger, Norway`s fourth-largest city, owes its growth to herring fishing and was famous for having the world`s largest canning industry in the early 20th century. Today, it is known as Norway`s oil capital and offers a delightful blend of Nordic charm and cosmopolitanism, which can be appreciated particularly during a visit to the fish market. Stavanger has managed to preserve entire neighborhoods with old wooden houses since it has been fortunate enough to avoid any major fires. The Gamle Stavanger district, with its narrow, steep streets lined with cobblestones and gas lamps, boasts nearly 200 restored white wooden buildings, providing a glimpse into the city`s founding era. Must-see attractions include the Canning Museum, Valbergturm, Maritime Museum, Utstein Abbey, Lysefjord, and the Romanesque-Gothic Cathedral.

Day 5: Cruise through Lysefjord in Norway and witness the breathtaking splendor of southern Norway. Marvel at the grandeur of majestic mountains, enchanting waterfalls, bustling seal colonies, and secluded villages. Situated in Ryfylke, east of Stavanger, Lysefjord invites adventure enthusiasts to embark on a hiking journey to the renowned Preikestolen, also known as Pulpit Rock, where they can savor an awe-inspiring panorama of the fjord.

Day 6: Arrival in Arendal, Norway is at 12:30. Departure is at 20:00. The port visit lasts for 7 hours and 30 minutes. Arendal, located in Southern Norway, offers visitors a range of attractive activities. With its mild climate, you can enjoy water sports, hiking in the forest, or exploring the highlands. Whether it`s a guided city tour, kayaking along the coast, or a fishing trip, there`s something for everyone in this region. Explore the museums and art galleries to delve into the history and culture of Arendal.

Day 7: Gothenburg, Sweden. Arrival time: 08:00. Departure time: 14:45. Duration of port stay: 6 hours 45 minutes. Gothenburg is the second-largest city in Sweden after Stockholm and is situated on the western coast of the country. In its rural surroundings, Gothenburg presents a city with a rich historical ambiance. Its picture-perfect canals, charming narrow streets, and ancient architecture define the cityscape.

Day 8: Arrival time: 08:00. Oslo, situated at the end of the Oslofjord, is the capital of Norway. In recent years, Oslo has transformed into a modern capital that is gradually incorporating neighboring towns into its urban area. With a selection of over 50 museums, there is a wealth of exploration opportunities. Some of the most captivating ones are located on the museum island of Bygdoy. A walk through Vigeland Park, featuring an obelisk and monumental stone sculptures, is a must-see, as is a visit to the Holmenkollen Ski Jump, which offers stunning views of the city and the Oslofjord. Other notable attractions include the slightly robust-looking City Hall with its grand frescoes, the Akershus Fortress on the eastern side of the harbor, and the Oslo Cathedral. Oslo`s population is 486,311.