Northern Lights Expedition Cruise from Dover

Price from £3,500

Departure Dates
20 departures between Oct 2022 and Mar 2024
15 days

Explore the Norwegian coast under the Northern Lights

  • 15-day round trip expedition cruise from Dover in the UK to Norway, to see the Northern Lights and the Norwegian fjords.

  • Experience six magical days above the Arctic Circle, visiting beautiful coastal destinations including Tromsø, Lofoten and Narvik along the way.

  • Take part in optional pursuits like dogsledding, hiking, kayaking and snowshoeing with our Expedition Team, and see nature up close on an epic winter adventure.

Aurora adventures

Between October and March is the best time to see the Northern Lights. Spending six days above the Arctic Circle offers even better odds of seeing the Aurora. Take part in a host of winter activities in breathtaking scenery.

Tradition and charm

You'll cruise along enchanting Norwegian fjords, visiting charming towns and cities, exploring up close and in comfort aboard MS Maud. Discover Norway's coastal communities and local culture with our Expedition Team.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent.

Day 1

Depart from Dover

At Sea, enjoying the view from the Explorer lounge

Day 2-3

Norway bound

The Seven Sisters, Helgeland, Norway

Day 4

Views from Mount Hoven

A beautiful winter day in Svolvær, Lofoten

Day 5

Towards the Arctic Circle

Northern Lights in Narvik

Day 6

Idyllic Reine

The Northern Lights Cathedral in Alta

Day 7

Arctic Alta, Aurora city

The Polar Museum at the right by the pier in Tromsø

Day 8

Tromsø the Arctic gateway

Reine is an authentic living fishing village in Lofoten, Norway.

Day 9

Historik Narvik

Sea out on deck

Day 10-11

Science at sea

Kalvag is an idyllic and peaceful little town on the westernmost island of Norway.

Day 12

Beautiful Bergen

Secluded beauty and stunning scenery in Mosterøy

Day 13

Cosy Egersund

Getting tips from the on board photographer

Day 14

Homeward bound

Lighthouse in Dover

Day 15

Return to England

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.