Northern Europe Cruises

The stunning Northern Lights, the bustling Scandinavian capitals and charming villages, untouched landscapes, the grand Fjords, enchanted castles, sparkling glaciers, and much, much more

Northern Europe

Northern Europe offers a diverse range of landscapes, natural wonders and stunning cities and villages. The waters are lined with beautiful fjords and towering mountain peaks along the way, therefore a cruise offers the perfect opportunity to truly appreciate the region. Expect experiences such as witnessing the incredible Northern lights, discovering beautiful Baltic capitals such as Tallinn and so much more. There are a wide variety of itineraries available, meaning that the perfect cruise experience is available for everyone.


Whether you fancy bar hopping in Tromsø, marvelling at the Stockholm Archipelago or sampling Danish delights in Copenhagen, a Northern European cruise can realise all of your passions. Immerse yourself into the culture of the region with shore excursions and enjoy views of the unique surroundings from the comfort of a cruise ship. Friendly locals and endless opportunities for new experiences and cultural insights await.

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  7 Night Cruises
Southern Australia Explorer Melbourne Roundtrip
Southern Australia Explorer Melbourne Roundtrip
7 Nights with the Golden Princess
 November 2019 - January 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1250
7 Night Barrier Reef Discovery
7 Night Barrier Reef Discovery
7 Nights with the Pacific Aria
 September 2018 - September 2019
p.p.from AU$ 776
Melbourne Cruise Brisbane Return
Melbourne Cruise Brisbane Return
7 Nights with the Pacific Dawn
 November 2018 - November 2019
p.p.from AU$ 1111
Queensland Cruise with Brisbane Return
Queensland Cruise with Brisbane Return
7 Nights with the Sea Princess
 17.11.2019
p.p.from AU$ 1300
Quest to Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef
Quest to Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef
7 Nights with the Sea Princess
 December 2018 - February 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1199
  Last Minute Cruises
Explore Pristine Pearls of the Pacific
Explore Pristine Pearls of the Pacific
9 Nights with the Carnival Spirit
 24.07.2018
p.p.from AU$ 1450
Beautiful Barrier Reef Discovery
Beautiful Barrier Reef Discovery
10 Nights with the Pacific Explorer
 21.08.2018
p.p.from AU$ 900
Cruising on the Calming Caribbean
Cruising on the Calming Caribbean
7 Nights with the Caribbean Princess
 August 2018 - August 2018
p.p.from AU$ 1370
Sun and Sea of the Caribbean
Sun and Sea of the Caribbean
7 Nights with the Caribbean Princess
 11.08.2018
p.p.from AU$ 1395
Voyage from Fort Lauderdale with the Allure of the Seas
Voyage from Fort Lauderdale with the Allure of the Seas
7 Nights with the Allure of the Seas
 August 2018 - August 2018
p.p.from AU$ 1205
  Value for Money Cruises
Barrier Reef Discovery Sydney Return
Barrier Reef Discovery Sydney Return
10 Nights with the Pacific Aria
 27.11.2019
p.p.from AU$ 1567
Southern Australia Explorer from Fremantle
Southern Australia Explorer from Fremantle
13 Nights with the Sun Princess
 11.01.2020
p.p.from AU$ 2300
Queensland Cruise Melbourne Return
Queensland Cruise Melbourne Return
14 Nights with the Golden Princess
 23.03.2020
p.p.from AU$ 2200
Southern Australia Explorer Melbourne Roundtrip
Southern Australia Explorer Melbourne Roundtrip
7 Nights with the Golden Princess
 November 2019 - January 2020
p.p.from AU$ 1250
Tasmania with Brisbane Return
Tasmania with Brisbane Return
10 Nights with the Sea Princess
 23.01.2020
p.p.from AU$ 1750
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Claire
Cruising with Royal Caribbean from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Over 11 days, you will have the opportunity to take in the sites at no less than 5 Northern European capital cities, plus a much needed overnight stay in the ever popular Russian cultural capital of St. Petersburg.
Our advice:
Tallinn, in Estonia has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, meaning much effort is being put into preserving its multitude of medieval architectural wonders, along with improving the city's tourism infrastructure, which is great news for you!

  • Copenhagen - Stockholm
  • European Rivers,Baltic Sea,Northern Europe
  • 20.06.2019

from AU$ 2312
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Deb
Northern Isles Adventure Amsterdam Return
Experience a diverse selection of Northern European ports with Holland America Line, with visits to ports in the UK, Iceland, Norway and the Netherlands. Explore these nation's rugged coastlines and learn about their rich histories over a 14-night voyage.
Our advice:
On-board the MS Nieuw Statendam, you will experience one of the most modern, state of the art cruise vessels sailing any ocean in the world. In service since 2018, the cruise ship has beautifully designed staterooms and cutting edge infrastructure throughout.

  • Amsterdam - Amsterdam
  • Norwegian Fjords,Northern Europe
  • 04.08.2019

from AU$ 4199
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Teresa
Short break from/to Southampton
Try something different with a short singles cruise with the reputable Cunard Line. Embarking from Southampton in the UK, you will be able to enjoy all that the popular Queen Victoria has to offer, plus a day in the vibrant German city of Hamburg.
Our advice:
For well under $1,000, this singles-oriented cruise is without doubt worth your consideration. With two full days at sea, you have the opportunity to form friendships with like-minded people, with whom you can enjoy a day of exploration in one of Germany's most modern cities.

  • Southampton - Southampton
  • Northern Europe
  • January 2019 - January 2020

from AU$ 999
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Ports in Northern EuropeNorthern Europe Ports
Amsterdam, Netherlandsfrom
AU$ 285

Amsterdam is a European cultural hub, known for its diverse culture and laid-back attitude. Canals criss-cross the city, and boat tours are a great way to explore. However modern the city may be today; the capital city of the Netherlands offers an abundance of historically significant sights. The Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum offer an unrivaled collection of artworks, while a visit to Anne Frank’s House is sure to provide an unforgettable insight into the dark history of WWII. Whether explored by day or by night, a trip to Amsterdam promises to offer something for everyone.

Highlights of Amsterdam
  • Discover the history of the city by visiting the Anne Frank House
  • Be sure to sample little Dutch pancakes also known as poffertjes
  • Explore Amsterdam on foot by taking a walking tour from Dam Square
Copenhagen, Denmarkfrom
AU$ 899

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Scandanavia and Northern Europe. Along the cobbled and bike-filled streets you will find a city which is consistently ranked as being the world's happiest, which helps to make Copenhagen a welcoming and unforgettable location to visit. Nyhavn harbour with its brightly coloured buildings and numerous cafés and eateries is a popular area of the city. The iconic Little Mermaid statue is a must-see for many and is located near Nyhavn, along the waterfront at Kastellet.

Highlights of Copenhagen
  • Visit Tivoli Gardens for a mix of beautiful flora, fun rides and at Christmas time a stunning light display
  • Travel like a local and explore Copenhagen by bike
  • Learn about the history of the city in The National Museum of Denmark
Bergen, Norwayfrom
AU$ 979

Norway's second city, Bergen is an old Hanseatic city, often referred to as 'the gateway to the fjords'. Bergen has been named as a Euopean 'City of Culture' and is also a UNESCO World Heritage site, providing the perfect combination of historical landmarks and modern culture. The city itself is surrounded by seven mountains, a unique trait which adds to the charm of the city. The annual Bergen International Festival is one of the country's most impressive events and adds to Bergen's reputation of being a 'City of Culture'.

Highlights of Bergen
  • Be sure to visit the famous fish markets
  • Experience Norwegian cuisine like never before in 'Colonialen Littersturhuset'
  • Take in one of many cultural events such as The Bergen International Festival
Tallinn, Estoniafrom
AU$ 899

Estonia's capital city is located on the Baltic Sea, approximately 80 km from Helsinki. The Old Town is a maze of medieval streets and spires and has also been made a UNESCO World Heritage site, helping to preserve the oldest capital city in Northern Europe. Visiting Talinn is like stepping into a modern-day medieval fairytale. Toompea, located on Tallinn's upper side is home to numerous architectural wonders such as the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Visitors can also expect to find an abundance of canals and beaches in Tallinn.

Highlights of Tallinn
  • Experience the charm of Tallin's Old Town
  • Enjoy a stroll around Kadriorg Park or the Rocca Al Mare Open Air Museum
  • Journey up the Oleviste Church, once the tallest building in the world
Helsinki, Finlandfrom
AU$ 899

Helsinki is Finland's largest city and is an architecture lovers dream. The city is considered a stronghold of classicism. The townscape is characterized by a further Nouveau architecture. The Scandanavian city has become somewhat of a 'hip' destination, offering unique boutiques, galleries and countless quirky cafés and restaurants Another attraction is the fortress of Suomenlinna, built on several islands in the early 1700's by the Swedish as a form of protection.

Highlights of Helsinki
  • Visit the ‘Fortress of Finland’ to witness military architcure
  • Stop by Esplanade promenade,for great Summer markets
  • Relax at the only remaining public wood fired sauna in Kotiharjun Sauna
Stockholm, Swedenfrom
AU$ 1199

The Swedish capital Of Stockholm is also Scandinavia's largest city. The city of Stockholm is actually a combination of islands connected by approximately 57 bridges. Stockholm is known as being a style capital. Located just 20 minutes away is the impressive Stockholm Archipelago, a collection of approximately 30,000 islands, which is a natural wonder not to be missed. Stockholm also plays host to unique venues such as the ABBA Museum, which provides an interactive musical experience.

Highlights of Stockholm
  • Take in the breathtaking island of the Stockholm Archipelago
  • Visit the worlds first open air museum Skansen
  • Enjoy a unique musical experience at the ABBA Museum
Northern Europe

Northern Europe has so many cruise options, that there is something for everyone's taste! If it is a cruise to Norway or Iceland or one around the Baltic Sea, opportunities are endless.

If you require more information then our cruise experts are only a free phone call away. Call today on 1300 887 590 to speak about you options.