Norwegian Fjord Cruises

Undiscovered by mainstream tourism, cruising in Norway is truly the best way to experience the paramount beauty of the Fjords.

Norwegian Fjords

Cruising the Norwegian fjords is a truly captivating and life changing experience that allows passengers to observe some of the most breathtaking wildlife in the world. A Norwegian fjords cruise is a treat of stunning snow capped mountains and ancient glaciers and gives you the opportunity to investigate historical towns and cities such as Flåm and Olden. Learn how the sea and harsh coastal conditions have shaped the lives of those living in Norway. Uncover the magic of the land, where time moves at its own pace. In fact, the best way to really appreciate and absorb the beauty of the fjords is to enjoy a combination of cruising and shore excursions


Appreciate the grandeur of the Norwegian Fjords with their ice-carved inlets and wonderful waterfalls such as Furebergsfossen as well as the incredible Midnight Sun with the reflection of light across the North Cape. A cruise through the Norwegian Fjords will send you to exciting places including Stavanger, Flåm, Hardangerfjord, Geirangerfjord and Bergen. Enjoy one in a lifetime moments such as the opportunity to capture the Northern lights in Alta. Cruising the Norwegian fjords offers a wide range of shore excursions to choose from with compelling culture and iconic sights waiting at every port of call.

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  Cunard Cruises
Voyage with Cunard from Kiel
Voyage with Cunard from Kiel
10 Nights with the Queen Victoria
 09.05.2019
p.p.from $2,499
8 day journey from Hamburg
8 day journey from Hamburg
7 Nights with the Queen Mary 2
 15.07.2020
p.p.from $2,199
8 day cruise from Southampton
8 day cruise from Southampton
7 Nights with the Queen Mary 2
 28.08.2020
p.p.from $2,299
Travelling from Southampton via Bergen
Travelling from Southampton via Bergen
7 Nights with the Queen Victoria
 03.07.2020
p.p.from $2,449
8 day voyage from Southampton
8 day voyage from Southampton
7 Nights with the Queen Victoria
 31.05.2020
p.p.from $2,399
  Expedition
Journey with Royal Caribbean from Copenhagen
Journey with Royal Caribbean from Copenhagen
11 Nights with the Jewel of the Seas
 07.06.2020
p.p.from $2,815
Voyage with Cunard from Kiel
Voyage with Cunard from Kiel
10 Nights with the Queen Victoria
 09.05.2019
p.p.from $2,499
Cruise from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Bergen
Cruise from Copenhagen to Barcelona via Bergen
13 Nights with the Jewel of the Seas
 23.08.2020
p.p.from $2,535
Trip from Rotterdam with the ms Rotterdam
Trip from Rotterdam with the ms Rotterdam
10 Nights with the ms Rotterdam
 22.04.2020
p.p.from $2,399
Sail with the Crown Princess from Southampton
Sail with the Crown Princess from Southampton
14 Nights with the Crown Princess
 11.07.2020
p.p.from $2,890
  Cruises from the UK
Journey with Princess Cruises from Southampton
Journey with Princess Cruises from Southampton
7 Nights with the Crown Princess
 July 2020 - September 2020
p.p.from $1,800
Cruise with the Independence of the Seas from Southampton
Cruise with the Independence of the Seas from Southampton
7 Nights with the Independence of the Seas
 17.05.2020
p.p.from $2,170
9 day journey from Southampton
9 day journey from Southampton
8 Nights with the Explorer of the Seas
 13.09.2019
p.p.from $2,023
Majestic journey from Southampton with Royal Caribbean
Majestic journey from Southampton with Royal Caribbean
9 Nights with the Explorer of the Seas
 31.05.2019
p.p.from $1,794
Cruise with the Crown Princess from Southampton
Cruise with the Crown Princess from Southampton
7 Nights with the Crown Princess
 June 2020 - August 2020
p.p.from $1,820
Our Recommendations
Teresa
Sail with Holland America Line from Amsterdam
Jump right into the true Viking experience! Holland America Line takes you on this port-intensive cruise from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam through Norway's epic landscape. See the breath taking beauty of waterfalls cascading into remote glaciers at Eidfjord and Hardanger Fjord . This is sure to be the trip of a lifetime.
Our advice:
Enjoy a truly elegant dining experience at the Pinnacle Grill or relax at our wine tasting sessions at BLEND by Chateau Ste all on-board the ms Nieuw Statendam.

  • Amsterdam - Amsterdam
  • Northern Europe,Norwegian Fjords
  • 30.06.2019

from $1,749
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Harvey
Cruising from Southampton via Hellesylt
Be transported to another world as you cruise along the North Sea with Princess Cruises. Explore quaint and traditional Norwegian villages like Hellesylt that are surrounded by rollings hills. The Sapphire Princess stops at 5 ports in Norway, truly immersing you in the Scandi culture. Enjoy a cruising day which allows you to unwind on-board before returning to London.
Our advice:
Savor exquisite dishes exclusively created by award winning Chef Curtis Stone with vibrant tastes inspired by land and sea. The Sapphire Princess is a dining experience not to be missed.

  • Southampton - Southampton
  • Northern Europe,Norwegian Fjords
  • July 2019 - August 2019

from $1,749
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Nikki
13 day cruise on board the Arcadia from Southampton
Step aboard the Arcadia and immerse yourself into the awe-inspiring tranquility of Norway. This two week trip stops at all the major ports so you'll have a new destination to discover every day. There is also an overnight stop in Flam for you to truly benefit from the Norwegian experience.
Our advice:
If you like to get to know your ship, then the Arcadia is the one for you. Cruising days allow you to explore all P&O has to offer like the dazzling West End shows in The Palladium or catch a film in The Globe.

  • Southampton - Southampton
  • Northern Europe,Norwegian Fjords
  • 05.05.2019

from $2,639
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Ports around the Norwegian FjordsTop Norwegian Fjords Ports
Bergen, Norwayfrom
$940

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
Ålesund, Norwayfrom
$930

Alesund is a Norwegian port town located in the North-West, which owes much of its architectural prowess to the fact that it had to be rebuilt anew in 1904 in Art Nouveau style after a big fire outbreak. The mountain of Aksla is where the best views in town can be enjoyed from. The mountain has 418 steps which lead to the town park. Ålesund is a good base for trips to the surrounding fjords such as the Geirangerfjord

Highlights of Alesund
  • Explore the Jugendstil Senteret a unique architectural heritage museum
  • Visit this amazing Aquarium Atlanterhavsparken
  • See the city from the amazing Kniven Viewpoint
Flam, Norwayfrom
$985

Flåm is a small Norwegian village located near the Sognefjord, with an approximate population of 450. Flåm is located at the innermost part of the Aurlandsfjord. Flåm has become somewhat renowned due to the location of the village amongst mountains and the fjords. The Flam Railway has been rated amongst one of the most scenic rail journeys in the world and offers a fascinating mountain landscape in addition to thundering waterfalls The nearby Stegastein viewpoint is another is a popular tourist stop and offers unrivalled scenery of the fjords. .

Highlights of Flam
  • Sample some of the local craft beers/li>
  • Kayak the Sognefjord experiencing breathtaking views
  • Take a train along Flåm railway
Stavanger, Norwayfrom
$720

Stavanger is a former 'European Capital of Culture' located near the world-renowned Preikestolen, otherwise known as the 'Pulpit Rock'. Pulpit Rock, is arguably Norway's most picturesque spot, towering approximately 604 above the Lysfjord. The Old part of Stavanger, located West of Vågen, is known for the large number of 18th Century buildings, mainly wooden cottages which have been beautifully preserved and are definitely worth a visit. There is also an increasing number of art galleries and workshops opening up in this area, contributing to Old Stavanger fast becoming a trendy spot.

Highlights of Stavanger
  • Learn about the Iron Age at Jernaldergarden farm
  • Visit the medieval stone cathedral 'Stavanger Domkirke'
  • Take a trip to the renowned Preikestolen
Kristiansund, Norwayfrom
$720

Kristiansund is a Norwegian city, made up of a number of islands. The city can be found along the North Sea Coast. Kristiansund is a Norwegian food capital and Norwegian specialties such as bacalao, klippfish and fishnan can be found in many local eateries. Freikollen Mountain, the area's tallest mountain offers stunning views over Kristiansund as well as the fjords and other mountain peaks. The city is known for the colourful houses which line the streets surrounding the harbour of Kristiansund.

Highlights of Kristiansund
  • Sample Norwegian favourites such as local klippfish
  • Enjoy stunning views Freikollen Mountain
  • Admire the unique colouful homes of Kristiansund
Oslo, Norwayfrom
$720

Oslo, also known as the green city, is home to countless attractions and has an enchanting Scandinavian flair. Some of the attractions include, the royal palace, government buildings, the Storting parliament building as well as the town hall, where each year the Nobel Prize is awarded. For gift shopping, head over to the shopping street of Karl Johans Gate. You are sure to enjoy your stay here as Norwegian people are very open and friendly.

Highlights of Oslo
  • Go to the TusenFryd amusement park for a thrilling experience
  • Visit the National Gallery with the largest collection of paintings in Norway
  • Take a trip to Oslo opera house for an unforgettable experience
Norwegian Fjords There are some places in the world which are difficult to appreciate due to their rough terrain and spectacularly rugged landscapes. However, when pursued they often turn out to be the most memorable and special experiences of all. A cruise through Norway is one such place. A Norwegian fjörd cruise is, by far, the best way to experience this country’s wondrous natural beauty and stunning cities. How else would you be able to experience the splendour of Oslo, the majesty of the Harangerjord, the great magnificence of Sognefjord, king of the fjords, which lie along the 25,000 kilometres of Norway’s coastline? Just imagine witnessing the phenomenal Northern Lights while your cruise ship is anchored amongst the majestic fjords or experiencing the Land of the Midnight Sun first-hand from the Lido Deck.

Norway Cruises from Oslo

A Norway cruise will give you the chance to discover Norway’s dynamic capital which hides a vast array of attractions just waiting to be discovered by the curious traveller. On one of your tour excursions take advantage of the numerous museums, galleries and parks including the Vigelandsparken Sculpture Park with boasts over 212 sculptures by Gustav Vigeland. Oslo also boasts a rich opera and music tradition and often exhibits performances of the highest class in the marble and glass building in Bjørvika. Oslo masterfully balances bustling city life with an organic natural ambience resulting in an unforgettable cruise waypoint.

Norway Cruises from Bergen and beyond

When your ship anchors in Bergen you will see why people from all over the World travel there. This beautiful old fishing port with its big old traditional building gives you a true sense of Norway. If you get to spend some time there make sure you eat at one of the amazing restaurants along the sea front, or take the cable car to the top of the mountain. This picturesque city has everything a traveler wants and more. Many Norway cruises also take in the island of Iceland. You will sail from Norway over to Iceland and experience some of the majestic nature that Iceland has to offer. If its entering one of the numerous Fjords on the East coast, or sailing around to the capital of Reykjavik, you will not be disappointed with the wonders of Iceland. Excursions onto the mainland are highly recommended. If it’s a short day tour around the Golden Circle, while taking in the geyser and waterfalls, its an option not to miss. Day tours into the lava and ice caves are also a must if you have a little more time on the island. Whichever options you take, a Norway cruise will be a part of your memory for many years into the future. To speak to one of our Norway cruises experts, call our team now, or search only and find the best option for you.