Arriving Soon: Incredible New Journeys for 2023 & 2024!

Pre-reserve Now for the Best Choice of Dates and Accommodations! For more information, click here

Nordic Splendor: A Coastal Adventure in Norway - 2023

Bergen • 11-night northbound & southbound sailing with the Arctic Circle • Bergen
  • Coastal sailing, fjords, Norway, Scandinavia
    SAVOR RUGGED PEAKS AND VAST SKIES AS YOU CRUISE ABOARD YOUR HURTIGRUTEN EXPEDITION SHIP
  • UNESCO-listed Bryggen Wharf, Bergen, Norway
    TOUR BERGEN AND BRYGGEN WHARF — A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE
  • Old Bridge, Trondheim, Norway, Europe
    EXPERIENCE TRONDHEIM, A LIVELY UNIVERSITY TOWN OF COLORFUL BUILDINGS
  • Alesund fjord, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe
    EXPLORE THE COBBLED STREETS AND COLORFUL ARCHITECTURE OF ÅLESUND
  • Helsinki Finland
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO HELSINKI, FINLAND
DATES & PRICES
STARTING FROM
$5,899
  • $421
    PER DAY
  • 14
    DAYS
  • 18
    TOURS
  • All FREE Single Supplements Are Sold Out
  • All Reduced Single Supplements Are Sold Out
TRIP WITH AIR
15 DAYS FROM $6,548
Moderate Deluxe
LEADER IN SOLO WOMEN
FREE Solo Space
Solo Friendly Supplements
EXTEND YOUR JOURNEY
Further immerse yourself by adding a extension to your journey
FLY FOR FREE
Save up to $3,598 per couple with FREE international air on select departures.
 

Dining

Inspired Cuisine — Every Day of Your Trip
Your Norway exploration is more than a feast for your visual senses — it's also an opportunity to understand Scandinavian culture through its foods. With the sea at their doorstep, Norwegians have long been among the world's most intrepid fishermen, going out in all seasons to fish the rich northern Atlantic waters. In practical terms, that means menus can be quite different from those in North America and many other parts of Europe. For example, you'll find seafood on the menu quite often, including at breakfast. Reindeer meat is commonly found at meals, as well as a variety of cheeses, berries, and soups. Pies, casseroles, and pastries are also common throughout the day. In addition, the northern latitude of these countries, with its long, intense summer days but relatively short growing season, means that Scandinavians have developed creative ways to get the most from the land, growing root vegetables and using pickling and preserving techniques to produce a variety of side dishes and garnishes.

Aboard ship, you can expect breakfast and lunch buffets with a number of choices, while dinners are generally a set menu, consisting of fish, such as Arctic char, or a meat dish, which may be venison, steak, lamb, or chicken, as well as salad or vegetables. You will also have the option of substituting the main course on the menu for pasta, soup, or a sandwich. 

View sample menu

Norway's Coastal Kitchen
During the cruise portion of your tour, Hurtigruten has enlisted the help of celebrity chef Andreas Viestad to offer a unique and exciting culinary journey on all of Hurtigruten’s ships that sail along the Norwegian coast, with a focus on local food of the highest quality. More than 80% of the food and drink served on Hurtigruten voyages is already produced in Norway, with menus focusing on seasonal delicacies of the regions you'll visit. They have also been identifying smaller food suppliers along the coast, helping them grow their businesses enough to be able to supply the ships on a regular basis. You'll find that each meal tells a story, from the origin of ingredients to the locals who harvested them. For example, passengers will enjoy cured leg of lamb from Hellesylt, a town near the Geirangerfjord; baked Arctic char from the Sigerfjord near Vesteralen, with gulløye potatoes from Tromsø; or roast reindeer from Finnmark. There is no shortage of traditional Norwegian treats on the menu, including kvæfjordkake, a special cake made of meringue, vanilla cream, and almonds, which can trace its origins to a small café in Harstad in Vesterålen. You can enjoy fresh Arctic char delivered directly to the ship during the day, then prepared and served just a few hours later. It is that sort of detail that makes this experience truly unique in offering an authentic culinary adventure through these fascinating waters. Travelers may also upgrade their dining experience at additional cost and move to the ship's "A-La-Carte" restaurant. Arrangements can be made on board.

Healthy Choices at Every Meal
Along with traditional Scandinavian fare, you’ll also find some choices for the health-conscious, including vegetarian options. We are happy to accommodate special dietary requests provided you specify them at the time of booking.

Contact Vantage

CALL 1-800-322-6677

View Journey Map

Be prepared for
your journey with our
cruising essentials
Shop Now

BEST VALUE IN DELUXE TRAVEL — GUARANTEED!

We invite you to compare & save. We buy direct, sell direct, and pass the savings on to you.

Vantage Leading Competitor Vantage Advantage
Journey Nordic Splendor: A Coastal Adventure in Norway Copenhagen to Copenhagen Greatest value and most comprehensive features when compared to our competitors!
 Departure Comparison Jan-Apr, Jun-Dec  Sep-Oct 
Per Diem $421 $636
Included Tours and Special Features 18 included features and Cultural Discoveries on regular cruise | 15 included features and Cultural Discoveries on Winter cruise - a value of $1,400

1 UNESCO World Heritage Site: Bryggen Wharf

Complimentary services of a Vantage Deluxe Concierge to assist with all your personal requests before and during your adventure

Door-To-Door All-Inclusive fare.
excursions included.

More included tours and cultural experiences offered!
Accommodations in hotels  On each journey that we offer with Vantage, your hotel accommodations will be included in the total price of your cruise.    We choose all of our partner hotels with comfort and luxury in mind, and will let you know ahead of time which hotel you’ll be staying in at each port. 
 Cruise-Only Price* $5,499   $5,999 Greatest value and most comprehensive features when compared to our competitors! 
 # of Days 14   11
Meals 37 meals: 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, and 13 dinners (coffee, water, and tea are included with meals on board)

The MOST included meals
Single Travelers Free & Reduced Singles on every departure - Save up to $7,599! *
SINGLE OCCUPANCY SUPPLEMENTS AT ONLY 25%
The leader in solo travel - best value in the industry.
Extend Your Trip
Oslo, Norway 4 days from $2,299 ($575 per day)
Helsinki, Finland 4 days from $1,699 ($425 per day)

Not available at this time Extend your journey and get more value for your dollar.
 Air Promotion FREE AIR or 2-for-1 AIR on all 2023 departures **   
ECONOMY CLASS FLIGHTS included in rate
or Business Class upgrade at reduced rates
Best airfare and exclusive air upgrades. 
10 Ways to Save *Referral Rewards [$200 per referred traveler after 2 referrals]

*Buy direct & save [savings for the traveler]

*SmartPay [pay in full 12 months in advance to save 10%]

*Preferred Traveler Rewards [earn 5% of purchase price toward future trips]

*Referral Rewards [$500 savings per suite per referred traveler]
Vantage offers the best value in Deluxe travel and the most ways to save.

Comparison date as of 9/28/22
* Subject to availability
** Not including $120 transfer fee
TOP
Chat with an Expert
Promo Code: WB50500
Please provide this promotion code to your Vantage call center agent.