Across the Arctic Circle

Set sail from Copenhagen to Oslo on our Arctic Circle cruise. Embark on your Nordic cruise adventure in complete luxury on board the 6-star Scenic Eclipse.

16 Days
Copenhagen to Oslo
From (GBP)
£ 10,245
£ 9,471
Dates & Pricing

2020 Copenhagen > Oslo

Set sail from Copenhagen to Oslo on our Arctic Circle cruise. Embark on your Nordic cruise adventure in complete luxury on board the 6-star Scenic Eclipse.
Discover Copenhagen’s cosmopolitan and cultural centre, unearth the picturesque Old Town of southern Norway’s capital, Kristiansand, and encounter the majestic Arctic scenery of the Svalbard Archipelago. As you traverse striking landscapes via Zodiac, kayak and beautiful nature walks. Uncover the incredible landscape of the frozen Arctic tundra and witness the stark beauty of glaciers, the powerful presence of icebergs and even catch a glimpse of the impressive polar bear, as it makes its way across the equally-unforgettable environment. Read the full itinerary below for more details on this once-in-a-lifetime Arctic Circle cruise.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
D31N
Duration:
16 days
Departure City:
Copenhagen
Return City:
Oslo

16 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Copenhagen

    Fly from the UK to Copenhagen, where you’ll start your journey into wonder with an overnight stay in a luxurious hotel.

  2. Day 2 - Copenhagen

    Welcome to Denmark’s thriving capital where you will be warmly greeted by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Meet the Captain, crew and your Discovery Team before setting sail this evening.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - At sea

    Relax on board and make use of the Spa Sanctuary or even take a yoga class in the studio as you cruise the coast of Norway. There will be insightful lectures and presentations from the Discovery Team in the theatre or perhaps learn some new cooking techniques in Scenic Epicure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Bergen

    Norway’s magnificent second city is set on a beautiful convergence of fjords

    Today choose one of our Freechoice activities or join a more active Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Discover the city’s fascinating quarters and walk across the Bryggen old timber wharf, or ride the funicular to the top of Mount Fløyen for stunning views. Alternatively, choose to visit the interesting Fantoft Stave Church.

    Discovery

    Join a guide and hike Mount Fløyen or explore Bergen on a bike.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Vikoyri > Flam

    The largest fjord in Norway, at its deepest Sognefjord plunges to more than 1,300 metres while the mountains straddling it rise to more than 1,700 metres. Discover the villages of Vikoyri and Flåm in the heart of the fjord.

    Freechoice

    Ride the world-famous Flåm Railway for a day of stunning scenery, or you may choose to explore an authentic Viking Village

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - At Sea

    Cruise the coast of Norway making the most of Scenic Eclipses luxurious features. Enjoy insightful presentations from the Discovery Team, tempt your palate with a wine tasting or relax in the Spa Sanctuary.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Trondheim

    Norway’s Trondheim is a vibrant harbour city filled with colourful warehouses lining the waterways. The well -pedestrianised city centre makes it an ideal city for exploring by foot.

    Today choose one of our Freechoice activities or join a more active Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Explore the town of Trondheim and the Gothic Nidaros Cathedral, or transfer to Trøndelag Folk Museum, an open air museum with more than 80 historical buildings. Or, if you’re feeling musical, visit the Ringve Museum, Norway’s national museum for music and musical instruments and enjoy a local recital.

    Discovery

    Join a guided bike excursion of Trondheim, experiencing the only bike lift in the world.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Gradval (Lofoten Islands)

    Great, craggy islands that touch the sky, picturesque villages and abundant wildlife make the Lofoten Islands a must-see destination. Discover the unexplored coves and bays of this stunning wonderland and marvel as the Captain and crew navigate the narrow mouths and steep ravines of the fjords. In Gradval, delve into Viking history at the Lofotr Viking Museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Tromso

    Known as the cultural hub of the Arctic, Tromsø sits just above the Arctic Circle in the lands of the Midnight Sun.

    Today choose one of our Freechoice activities or join a more active Discovery excursion

    Freechoice

    Join a local for a guided walk of this historic cultural mecca and experience Tromsø’s best view from the top the cable car, or choose to see what is below the seas of Norway with a visit to Polaria, an Arctic aquarium with knowledge-based exhibits and a panoramic cinema.

    Discovery

    Enjoy the stunning views and the beautiful Arctic environment on a guided bike excursion of Tromsø.

    Enrich

    As the candlelight’s flicker, the elegant Arctic Cathedral is filled with the sounds of the most beautiful Norwegian folk songs, as well as some wonderfully powerful classical and sacred selections.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - At sea

    Sail far beyond  the Arctic Circle to Norway’s North Cape, the northernmost point of Europe’s Mainland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Svalbard Archipelago

    Lying above the Arctic Circle, the Svalbard Archipelago’s rugged glaciers and frozen tundra’s are a fragile and remote area of vast environmental significance. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design your voyage from day to day, making the most of the long hours of daylight, weather and ice conditions. Cruise past Bear Island, the southernmost island in the archipelago, and picturesque fjords such as Hornsund and Magdalenafjord. Step into a time machine as you visit Pyramiden, an abandoned mine full of Soviet era architecture.

    Discovery

    You will partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak and on nature walks. Discover majestic Arctic scenery, tundra landscapes, the wildlife and marine life, taking you to the place of your wildest dreams.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Svalbard Archipelago

    Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Svalbard Archipelago.

    Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Svalbard Archipelago.

    Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Longyearbyen > Oslo

    Your cruise ends this morning as you say farewell to the crew, disembark and fly to Olso. Stay overnight in a luxurious hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  16. Day 16 - Oslo > UK

    Today you’ll transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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