Follow the Lights Northbound

The Northern Lights shine over the village of Lofoten Hamnoy - Hurtigruten Norway - Follow the Northern Lights North

This tour has multiple departures

Kirkenes to Bergen with Hurtigruten Norway

Embark on an Arctic odyssey in Kirkenes, a town etched with World War II scars. Explore the Varanger Museum’s wartime exhibits and the Andersgrotta World War II Bomb Shelter’s underground refuge. Cruise through Norway’s northern frontier, witnessing Vardøhus Fortress in Vardø. Experience the northernmost point in Hammerfest, marvelling at the UNESCO-listed Meridian Column and the panoramic Mount Salen viewpoint. Encounter marine wonders in Øksfjord and Skjervøy, and enjoy Tromsø’s lively ambiance in the glow of 24-hour daylight. Explore captivating archipelagos, delve into Viking history in Trondheim, and savour the coastal beauty until your journey culminates in Bergen’s Hjeltefjord embrace.

An Overview of your Norway Small Ship Adventure

  • Be treated to some of the best scenery of the Norwegian coast, including Senja, the Vesterålen archipelago, the stunning Lofoten Islands, and the Helgeland Coast
  • Keep on the lookout for whales and a range of Arctic birds, including the white-tailed sea eagle as well as many migratory species
  • The ship may also visit Trollfjord between May and October on this voyage, entering the narrow fjord and performing a 180-degree turn
  • Join optional hikes and available optional seasonal excursions to enhance your coastal experience


  • Engaging in onboard activities and lectures:
  • Onboard lectures and presentations on Norway’s history, biology, geography, geology and culture
  • Introductory photo presentation, camera adjustment and tips and tricks, photo and film footage from the voyage
  • A welcome event and daily gatherings to recap the day and prepare for the day to come
  • Point of interest presentations out on deck
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