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Adventures Afloat: Above the Arctic Circle: The Northern Wonders of Norway

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Program #21028RJ
25 Days | 24 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
A wildly beautiful land of intricate fjords and channels, majestic reindeer and polar bears, the coast of northern Norway delivers the one-of-a-kind vistas, stark authenticity and enchanting lore that are at the heart of this educational voyage. Explore islands, seaside towns and inland waterways north of the Arctic Circle in the fascinating Land of the Midnight Sun.


Highlights

• Venture to the Arctic capital of Tromso to admire the daring exploits of hunters and Arctic explorers at the Polar Museum, and explore the stunning Arctic Cathedral in a breathtaking natural setting.
• Enjoy four unforgettable days in the remote Svalbard Archipelago and Spitsbergen with Arctic scenery of mountains, fjords, glaciers and tundra
• Discover the bustling port of Bergen with its UNESCO-listed medieval Bryggen (Norwegian for “wharf”) on the waterfront.


Activity Notes

Walking and standing up to two hours. Some uneven terrain and stairs without railings. Tenders ashore at some ports.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival London (England), coach to Southampton, 2 nights; embark Minerva, 20 nights (ports of call include Floro (Norway), Bodo, Tromso, Svalbard Archipelago, Leknes, Vega Islands, Bergen); disembark Portsmouth, coach to London, 1 night; departure.

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23 nights of accommodations
67 meals: 23 breakfasts, 22 lunches, 22 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips

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