Discover Norway, Sweden & Baltic Capitals 2021

Europe

7 DAY TOUR
7 DAY TOUR
9 NIGHT CRUISE
9 NIGHT CRUISE
RETURN FLIGHTS
RETURN FLIGHTS
BONUSES
BONUSES

My Cruises Package Inclusions

  • 7 Day leisurely guided coach tour from Oslo to Copenhagen through the heart of Norway & Sweden
  • 6 nights accommodation in hand-selected hotels with breakfast daily whilst touring
  • 9 night cruise from Copenhagen onboard Norwegian Escape in an upgraded Mid-ship Interior Cabin
  • Return economy flights to Oslo, returning from Copenhagen including checked luggage
  • Transportation on a private deluxe motor coach with services of a professional tour director
  • All on board meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • Wide range of on board activities, and entertainment
  • All Port Taxes & Charges Included onboard

 

BONUS Value

  • FREE Beverage Package (valued at US$2100)
  • Explore cosmopolitan Oslo & Copenhagen on a guided tours
  • Experience the unforgettable train journey between Flam and Myrdal
  • View Sognefjord – the deepest fjord in Norway from your 2 hour luxury cruise
  • BONUS Prepaid Onboard Gratuities included (valued at AUD$400 per cabin)
  • BONUS My Cruises Holiday Savings including an upgrade to a Mid-ship Interior Cabin

 

General Departure Information 

$5990 per person twin share ex Auckland
$5990 per person 
twin share ex Christchurch

Please note departure can be out of Auckland or out of Christchurch

 

General Sail Date Information

Tour Departs on Saturday, June 18, 2021

Set Sail on Friday, June 24, 2021

Alternate sail dates through out 2021 are available between June – September 2021

 

General Upgrade Information

Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin from only $999 per person

Day 1: Oslo, Norway

Welcome to Europe! Upon arrival into Oslo airport, be met and transferred to your Oslo hotel for the night.

Day 2: Oslo – Geilo, Norway
After breakfast today, take in the highlights of Oslo on a locally guided city tour. See historically significant and beautifully preserved buildings including the Opera House and Akershus medieval fortress. Enjoy time to wander the peaceful Frogner Park and adjacent Vigeland Park, filled with the sculptural works of Norwegian artist, Gustav Vigeland. Later, relax on the comfortable coach and enjoy the scenery as you travel west into Geilo.

Day 3: Geilo – Myrdal – Flam – Sognefjord – Bergen, Norway
Start a full day of exciting sightseeing today with the train from Geilo to Myrdal; the mountainous starting point for the world-famous Flam railway. The Flam track winds steeply through one of Norway’s most stunning valleys, offering breathtaking views and photo opportunities.

The day continues with an incredible cruise onboard a purpose-built Eco vessel from Flam into the spectacular Nærøyfjord – within Sognefjord, the deepest fjord in Norway and another photogenic place of outstanding natural beauty. Take advantage of the large windows and specially designed decks to soak up the Nordic scenery. Complete this special day with the scenic drive down to Bergen, to relax for the evening.

Day 4: Bergen – Hardangerfjord – Oslo, Norway
Relax this morning with some free time to enjoy Bergen, the city surrounded by fjords and soaring mountain ranges. Then, travel the breathtaking Hardangerfjord road to Oslo; including a photo stop at the mighty Vøringsfossen waterfall. Be ready for jaw dropping views at every turn.

Day 5: Oslo, Norway – Gothenburg – Malmo, Sweden
Take in the views on your trip south from Oslo this morning. The lunch stop is in lovely Gothenburg, a charming port city founded in the early 1600’s and now highly regarded for its urban culture, food scene and canals lined with elegant Neo-classical buildings. Arrive into Malmo, on Sweden’s southern tip for an evening at leisure to admire the many striking modern structures, including vast Oresund Bridge; connecting Sweden with Denmark.

Day 6: Malmo, Sweden – Copenhagen, Denmark
After breakfast and check out this morning, fully experience the scale of Oresund Bridge as your coach crosses over the sea and tracks down into the Drogden Tunnel, leading on to Denmark and Copenhagen. Then meet your local guide for a 4 hour city tour. See the Little Mermaid and Gefion Fountain; the Royal residence Amalienborg Palace and Nyhavn Canal with its charming outdoor restaurants and picturesque cafés; the Christiansborg Castle, home of the Danish Parliament; the Royal Opera House, and many more sights. The city tour concludes with a visit to the wonderful Tivoli Gardens, part cultural hub, amusement park and garden in the heart of the city. Relax for the rest of the day and evening.

Day 7: Copenhagen, Denmark
After breakfast and the transfer to Copenhagen Port, board the Norwegian Escape for your incredible 9 night cruise through the Baltic Sea. With over 15 dining venues, multiple bars, lounges and 4 floors of outdoor activity and al fresco dining space, NCL Escape offers an unrivalled Baltic Sea experience.

Day 8: Berlin, Germany
Dock at Warnemunde this morning to join an excursion, or make your own way via the plentiful public transport to fascinating Berlin. Choose one of the optional city tours or seek out some of Berlins most historic landmarks and cultural neighbourhoods. For those seeking a more relaxed day, nearby Rostock is picturesque and popular and Warnemunde itself is a beach town full of amenities for visitors.

Day 9: At Sea
Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 10: Tallinn, Estonia
Not your typical stop on a European bucket list journey but boy is it worth it. The capital of Estonia impresses cruise guests with its mix of medieval houses, modern boutiques and café culture. Venture inside the ancient walls of Old Town to explore stunning Medieval landmarks like Toompea Castle and a 15th Century apothecary shop.

Day 11 – 12: St. Petersburg, Russia
St. Petersburg has remained the cultural centre of Russia since its inception by namesake, Peter the Great. Astounding architecture, Tchaikovsky operas and the famous Kirov ballet are must see’s while staying overnight in this trans-formative city.

Day 13: Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki is a classic sea-city, with a dramatic coastline coloured by bays and inlets. The city keeps its historical roots intact with it’s art and architectural beauty.

Day 14: Stockholm, Sweden
Laced by an ingenious network of waterways and bridges strung between a freshwater lake and the sea, Stockholm is easily seen on foot or by waterway cruise. Its gabled old townhouses peer over cobblestone streets, while its magnificent 17th-century palace sits watching over the harbour.

Day 15: At Sea
Your full day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything your ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. If you packed full of fun activities then be sure to refer to the ship’s daily newsletter to keep up to date on everything offered onboard. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 16: Copenhagen, Denmark
Welcome back to Copenhagen. Disembark NCL Escape after breakfast this morning and make your own way to the airport for your flight home.

Younger sister to the Norwegian Getaway, the Norwegian Escape was built in 2015 and also features the Waterfront, and more than 25 dining options and 21 bars and lounges, including The Cellars, NCL’s first ever wine bar. Carrying up to 4,248 passengers, she sails year-round from Miami to the Bahamas and the Caribbean.

Travel based on Tour Departure 18 June 2021 and Cruise Departure 24 June 2021

Prices are per person twin share in NZD based on travel from Auckland unless otherwise stated. Prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations & subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Accommodation is subject to change and availability.

Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily.

Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.

Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost.

Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.

Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.

Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.

These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.

Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.

All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from New Zealand.

From $5,990*
Per Person Twin Share
Includes
$4,000
In Bonus Value
Valued At
$7,990
Per Person Twin Share