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Adventures Afloat: Norway and the North Cape: A Voyage Above the Arctic Circle Aboard Minerva

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Program #21467RJ
19 Days | 18 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.
Discover the otherworldly beauty of the Arctic and the fascinating culture of Norway on this voyage to the Land of the Midnight Sun. Learn about Vikings and more modern explorers like Roald Amundsen, visit remote villages of brightly-colored houses and stand atop the dramatic cliffs of the North Cape.


Highlights

• Journey to the North Cape, a dramatic 1,000-foot-high cliff at the northernmost extreme of Europe.
• Learn about life north of the Arctic Circle and explore incredible environments of fjords, glaciers and rocky islands.
• Ride the famous Flam Line railway past spectacular waterfalls as you chug through a narrow valley and up a mountainside.

Activity Notes

Walking up to one mile per day; some uneven, hilly terrain and stairs without railings.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival London (England), 2 nights; coach to Portsmouth to embark Minerva, 15 nights (ports of call include Floro (Norway), Bodo, Tromso, Honningsvag, Sortland, Leknes, Flam, Bergen); disembark Portsmouth, coach to London for departure.

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17 nights of accommodations
47 meals: 16 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 16 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips

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