Norway: astronomy no fly cruise

17 November 2021 to 01 December 2021
From £3,757 per person
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Join this special winter expedition cruise under the Northern Lights. Follow in the footsteps of the Vikings and head north up Norway’s magnificent coastline through scenic straits and fjords. Stop en route visiting islands, coastal villages and towns including Molde, Lofoten, Tromsø, Honningsvåg, Senja, Ålesund, and Stavanger, to understand and appreciate the authentic heart of Norway. Take part in exciting excursions and winter activities to really discover this winter wonderland.


  • Sail from Dover on the freshly refurbished MS Maud and enjoy her amenities, including the state-of-the-art Science Centre, hot tubs, the Explorer lounge and on-board Expedition Team
  • Explore Bergen, one of Norway’s most beautiful and historic cities
  • Join local guides for a historical town walk exploring Brønnøysund, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Visit the Lofoten Islands, world famous for their distinctive dramatic peaks, sheltered bays and untouched beaches
  • Enjoy a ride into the sky on the Fjellheisen cable car at Tromsø, with breath-taking views of the city, mountains and fjords
  • Hunt for the Northern Lights and learn more about this amazing phenomenon from Dr Crawford who will accompany the group throughout the cruise

Trip scholar
Dr Carolin Crawford, Public Astronomer at the Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Winner of Woman of Outstanding Achievement award from UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology

Further information & bookings
 +44 (0)208 846 2666

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