Northern Lights Expedition Cruise from Amsterdam

Price from £3,209

Departure Dates
7 departures between Jan 2024 and Mar 2024
14 days

Cruise Overview

  • Encounter the glaciers, fjords and wildlife of the Norwegian coast in winter.  

  • Visit tiny fishing villages and vibrant cities and see some of Norway’s most jaw-dropping scenery, including the northernmost point of Europe, the North Cape.  

  • Explore under the Auroral Zone of the Arctic, searching for the Northern Lights,which are at their most active during October and March. 

15-day expedition cruise from Amsterdam to the North Cape, exploring Norway’s coastal communities and majestic fjords

Stunning Arctic scenery 

From Amsterdam, you’ll sail to the Norwegian coast and explore the dramatic and enchanting fjords. Marvel at the breathtaking mountains and glaciers which serve as the perfect backdrop along your roundtrip to the northernmost point of mainland Europe. 

Coastal community charm 

From cosy fishing villages such as Kalvåg and the epic island grandeur of Senja to the historic city of Bergen and the delightful capital of the Arctic, Tromsø, you’ll experience fascinating insights into the history and culture of the communities that call this remarkable place home.


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

Setting off from Amsterdam

Day 1

Norway bound

Day 2

Old and new

Day 3

A town withstanding the elements

Day 4

Scenic nature and mythical mountains

Day 5

Idyllic island life

Day 6

Gateway to the Arctic

Day 7

To the top of the world

Day 8

Get a real taste of Senja

Day 9

Cruising the inner coastline

Day 10

Off the beaten track

Day 11

A day deep in the fjord

Day 12

City of Seven Mountains

Day 13

Relax and unwind

Day 14

Amsterdam's Dutch masters

Day 15

What's included

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in Restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte Restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board 
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, extensive library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science programme where you can assist with live scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, panoramic sauna, and indoor gyms 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you 


  • All planned activities are subject to weather conditions 
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet your entry and boarding requirements  
  • No gratuities expected 

What's not included

  • International flights 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Luggage handling 

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners 

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team 

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

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