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Crossing the Arctic Circle with Midnight Sun

Crossing the Arctic Circle with Midnight Sun

Uncover the stunning scenery of Norway's North Cape plateau on this voyage to the land of the Midnight Sun,

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Fred Olsen Cruises from Liverpool - Crossing the Arctic Circle with Midnight Sun

 

7-20 June 2019                   13 nights                   Black Watch            from £2049

                           

Set sail from Liverpool and uncover the stunning scenery of Norway’s North Cape plateau on this voyage to the land of the Midnight Sun, cruising through the awe-inspiring natural landscape you will experience Torghatten, the ‘mountain with the hole’, the spectacular Seven Sisters mountain range and the dramatic Lofoten Islands.  Heading above the Arctic Circle, you will encounter Tromso’s unique cathedral and the mysterious rock carvings of Alta’s indigenous people, the Sami.

 

SAILING PROGRAMME

Date                                         Arrive               Depart                  Destination

Fri 07 June                                               pm                    Liverpool

Sat 08-Sun 09 June                                                           Cruising

Mon 10 June                       early pm            late night           Trondheim, Norway

Tue 11 June                        early am           early am            Cruising Naeroysundet (past Rorvik)

Tue 11 June                        late am             late am             Cruising by Torghatten

Tue 11 June                        early pm           early pm            Cruising by Seven Sisters Waterfall

Tue 11 June                        late pm             late pm             Crossing the Arctic Circle

Wed 12 June                       early am            late pm             Leknes, Lofoten, Norway

Thu 13 June                        early am            late pm             Tromso, Norway

Fri 14 June                          early am            late night           Honningsvag, Norway

Fri 14 June                          late night           late night           Cruising by North Cape & The Horn

Sat 15 June                         early am            late pm              Alta, Finnmark, Norway

Sun 16 June                                                                       Cruising

Mon 17 June                        early pm             late pm             Kristiansund, Norway

Tue 18-Wed 19 June                                                            Cruising

Thu 20 June                         am                                            Liverpool

 

 

RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCES

· Experience the mesmerising Midnight Sun

· Explore the North Cape plateau’s rugged landscapes

· Discover the picturesque Lofoten Islands

· Immerse yourself in authentic Sami culture

 

 

 

ALL INCLUDED IN YOUR CRUISE PRICE:

Home pick-up * Comfortable ensuite cabin accommodation * Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5 course a la carte dinner, late night buffet and self-service tea & coffee * Varied daytime activities * Lectures & Talks * Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & Gym * Choice of live evening entertainment * 3 formal nights

 

 

Not included in package:

All drinks on board

Shore excursions

Hair & beauty treatments & selected fitness classes

Personal laundry & dry cleaning

Passport & Visa costs

Holiday Insurance

Government levies or taxes

Discretionary gratuities to crew & guides etc on board or ashore.

 

Please Note:  In partnership with CITO Limited who is the principal for Fred Olsen Cruise Lines and therefore Jones Holidays are acting as agents.

 

Fuel Surcharges / Fuel Supplements

Fred Olsen reserve the right to levy fuel surcharges/fuel supplements at any time and we will advise any changes to the above prices as soon as we are aware.

 

Prices are correct at time of going to print but may change at any time, call for latest prices.

 

BLACK WATCH - Fred Olsen Line

 

The Black Watch is the ultimate home from home at sea, spacious with a friendly, familiar feel and providing a traditional cruise experience.  Refurbished at the end of 2016, the ship features stylish new decor, fittings and furniture, plus the new 'The Poolside' restaurant.  What is more, new TVs, mini-bars and safes enhance the accommodation on board, boasting a 3D cinema too.  Despite all these new features, Black Watch still retains her sleek, intimate style and has a welcoming ambience just like the rest of the Fred.Olsen fleet.

 

GOOD TO KNOW:

Cabins:          

Comfortable, stylish complete with smart TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and individually controlled air conditioning.

Meals:

Irresistible choice of cuisine every day throughout your cruise – with 5 course a la carte dinners, casual breakfast and lunch buffets, late-night snacks and more.

Shore Excursion:

Shore excursions are not included in our packages.  A shore tour information booklet will be sent to you by Fred.Olsen.  These can be booked directly with Fred.Olsen prior to departure or once on board (subject to availability).  Naturally you may wish to explore at your own pace, however please do check visa & immigrations requirements for the port of call.

Insurance:

Having suitable insurance cover is a mandatory requirement for your cruise, please ensure your policy covers ocean cruising.

Passports:

Fred.Olsen requires every passenger to have a passport with at least 6 months validity.

 

Whilst Fred.Olsen warmly welcome guests with disabilities and/or reduced mobility it should be recognised that their fleet is not ideally suited to those fully reliant upon mobility aids or those unable to negotiate a stepped gangway.  If you have any concerns regarding your suitability please discuss this with us before booking.

 

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis and are limited. If no single supplement applies this is limited to single room allocation and therefore additional cost may apply.  Prices displayed are per person unless otherwise stated. If door to door pick up is included there may be additional charges for out of area. Itineraries and hotel inclusions may be subject to change.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bodelwyddan Bodelwyddan, Marble Church
Chester Services M56 Chester Services on M56
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station
Garden City Garden City , Amontola Restaurant
Holywell Holywell, Bus Station
Llandudno Junction Llandudno Junction, Train Station Car Park
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