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Majestic Fjordland Cruise

  • Duration: 11 days
  • Board Basis: Full Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TNEW99708

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Make your own way

10 nights. August 2020. From £879.00.


Board Magellan in Liverpool as she begins an unforgettable cruise. Sail into three of the most beautiful Norwegian fjords and discover an epic landscape where dense forests cling to steep mountain slopes and crystal-clear waterfalls crash into deep, still waters. Cruise the length of Sognefjord to the tiny fjord-side village of Flam, follow Nordfjord deep into the Norwegian interior to Olden, which lies between the fjord and the immense icy cliff-face of the Briksdal Glacier, and navigate the twists and turns of Hardangerfjord to Eidfjord.As Magellan cruises to Norway you'll also have opportunities to spend days soaking up the culture (liquid and historic) in Dublin, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Shetland Isles as you stroll around the lovely little port of Lerwick, and exploring pretty, prosperous Stavanger.

What's Included

10 nights' accommodation in your choice of cabin
Delicious full board cuisine
Afternoon teas and late night snacks
Captain’s Cocktail Party (cruises of 6 nights or more)
Self service tea & coffee (6am to midnight)
Big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes
Daytime activities and leisure facilities
Guest speaker and arts & crafts (cruises of 5 nights or more)
Porterage of luggage, port to cabin
Port Taxes

Holiday Highlights

The summer glory of the fjords
Calling at six unforgettable ports
Two lazy days at sea
Spend a day in "Dublin's fair city"
Rugged Lerwick, your gateway to ancient Shetland
Wander Stavanger’s pretty old town, Gamle Stavanger
Discover charming Olden in its idyllic setting
Cruise mighty Sognefjord
Remote Flåm, the terminus of the Flåmsbana railway
Cruise Hardangerfjord to mountain-backed Eidfjord
PRICE FROM ? £879 per person
Plan My Trip


Day 1

Depart from Liverpool
Depart: 2000hrs Join Magellan in Liverpool and relax on board as you prepare to set sail.

Day 2

Dublin, Ireland
Arrive: 0700hrsDepart: 1800hrs Crossing the Irish Sea, Magellan slips outside British waters to visit Dublin, today. The Irish capital has been a thriving cultural centre for centuries. Join the shoppers on Grafton and O’Connell Streets, visit historic Trinity College or head to one of the many cafés, coffee shops, bars and pubs to ’soak up’ the local colour.

Day 3

At sea
Spend today relaxing at sea.

Day 4

Lerwick, Shetland Isles
Arrive: 0700hrsDepart: 1600hrs This morning Marco Polo arrives in Lerwick, the rugged Shetland capital. Step ashore to explore a fascinating land filled with ancient legend traditional crafts and an incredible abundance of birdlife. pend time in the town, or join an optional excursion to the 3,000 year-old archaeological site at Jarlshof to discover its Bronze and Iron Age remains.

Day 5

Stavanger, Norway
Arrive: 0830hrsDepart: 1430hrs The prosperous former Norwegian fishing capital, Stavanger, greets Magellan, today. Here, sleek ultramodern buildings like the Stavanger Conert Hall and the Norwegian Petroleum Museum contrast sharply with the pretty white-painted, clapboard houses and cobbles of Stavanger old town. Step ashore to wander through harbour-side Torget before we enjoy a breathtaking passage though Lysefjord, where the towering Preikestolen rock formation soars above the waters.

Day 6

Olden, Norway
Arrive: 0900hrsDepart: 1630hrs Today Magellan calls at Olden on Nordfjord, the dropping-off point for a shore excursion, through the almost unimaginably beautiful countryside, to the famous Briksdal Glacier. This immense cliff of ice is actually just part of the vast icy mass of the Jostedalsbreen ice-pack, which covers the land above the eastern reaches of the fjord.

Day 7

Flam, Norway
Arrive: 0800hrsDepart: 1900hrs Your first fjordland call is Bergen, an ancient city of medieval houses, cobbled streets, and the birthplace of composer Edvard Grieg. Visit the vibrant harbour and the fish market, stroll past historic Bryggen’s wooden warehouses and take the Floibanen funicular to the summit of ‘Mount’ Floyen.

Day 8

Eidfjord, Norway
Arrive: 1200hrsDepart: 1900hrs Hardangerfjord stretches over 100 kilometres into the Norwegian interior, and this morning Magellan cruises into its stunning landscape. Discover a world where sheer, forested mountainsides plunge into still waters as you sail to Eidfjord, from where you can take an excursion to the towering Voringfossen waterfalls.

Days 9-10

At sea
Spend two days relaxing as Magellan cruises home.

Day 11

Arrive back at Liverpool
Arrive: 0800hrs Disembark at the end of a wonderful cruise. Back to top

Further Information

Passport requirements

British Citizens will need a full, 10-year passport to travel on this cruise. Since some countries require visitors to be valid for at least six months after the return date of the cruise we recommend that all customers ensure that this is the case. Holders of non-British passports should check with the relevant embassies to see if any requirements and restrictions exist for any countries visited during the cruise.

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Terms and conditions

This offer applies to new bookings on ocean cruises of four days or more made between 20th February and 30th June 2020 (inclusive) only. Your six bottles of free wine will be added to your order when you apply the promo code LAUNCHWINE and will be confirmed before purchase. Your wine will be dispatched within 30 days of your holiday return date. If you cancel your holiday, your free wine will not be dispatched. One case of free wine per booking. No cash equivalent can be given. Newmarket Holidays reserves the right to supply wine that is different to that shown for promotional purposes, but guarantee the value will remain the same. Free wine is not available on bookings with postal addresses in the Channel Islands. Free Wine applicable for over 18s only. By choosing free wine you are agreeing that you will provide a valid address and will allow us to send this and any other necessary data to Virgin Wines for the sole purpose of fulfilling the order of the free wine. Virgin Wines will not use this information for any other purpose. Newmarket Holidays will use this data in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Offers are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. The terms and conditions in our Booking Conditions do not apply to any matters concerning the provision of the free wine. Back to top