Arctic Winter Expedition Cruise from Dover

Departure date
11 days

Cruise Overview

A winter exploration of Norway's stunning coast

  • 11-day expedition cruise from Dover to Tromsø, exploring the fjords and polar landscapes of Norway's coast.

  • Explore stunning UNESCO fjords, and visit Bergen, Ålesund, Narvik and the Lofoten Islands.

  • Discover Arctic Norway in winter – the best time to see the Northern Lights and enjoy winter activities with our Expedition Team.

Sail direct from Dover

Explore coastal Norway on this expedition cruise from Dover to Tromsø, with the best chances of seeing the Northern Lights. Discover UNESCO-listed Bryggen in Bergen and Norway's most stunning fjords. Our smaller expedition ships can enter narrow fjords to lesser-visited beauty spots, providing a more intimate experience of the Norwegian coast.

Polar Night adventures

Above the Arctic Circle, you'll experience Lofoten's idyllic villages and Arctic towns in the twilight hues of the 'blue hour'. Join included and optional activities, enjoy delicious locally-sourced food, learn in lectures with the Expedition Team, and meet local fishing and indigenous communities.


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

Set sail from Dover

Day 1

Norway bound

Day 2

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Cosy Egersund

Day 3

Beautiful Bergen

Day 4

Norway's longest fjord

Day 5

Scenic Hjørundfjorden

Day 6

Trøndelag expedition day

Day 7

Enchanting Lofoten

Day 87

Northerly Narvik

Day 8-9

Go hiking in Vesterålen

Day 10

Arrival in Arctic Tromsø

Day 11

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 10-day expedition cruise.

Expedition Cruise

  • Expedition cruise in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in restaurants Aune and Fredheim
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with limited connection. Streaming is not supported.
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle to use at water refill stations on board
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities

Onboard Activities

  • Experts on the Expedition Team deliver in-depth lectures on a variety of topics
  • Use of the ship’s Science Center which has an extensive library and advanced biological and geological microscopes
  • Citizen Science program allows guests to assist with live scientific research
  • Professional onboard photographer gives top tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • Use of the ship’s hot tubs, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms
  • Informal gatherings with the crew such as daily recaps and preparation for the day to come

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats
  • Trekking poles and head lamps available if necessary
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition Photographers help with your camera settings

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

Special offers

Expedition exclusive cost savings and rare opportunities.

* Certain offers may not be combinable, up to two savings opportunities except where noted otherwise

Included Programs

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

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