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Majestic Fjordland Cruise

Europe
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Board Basis: Full Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TNEW99721

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Make your own way to port

7 nights. April 2020. From £679.00.

Book by 30th September and claim 12 free bottles of wine – Use Code: WINE12

Join us on board Magellan as she cruises from Newcastle to Norway via the historic Scottish port of Dundee. Discover a landscape marked by crashing waterfalls and ancient villages like Hellesylt and Geiranger as Magellan sails into Geirangerfjord, and cruises along the vast length of Sognefjord, past deep forests and towering mountains, to the tiny village of Flam.

Opportunities to head deep into the astonishing fjordland landscape on optional shore excursions, lazy days at sea, and a relaxed day exploring Bergen's lively fish market and Bryggen, its lovingly regenerated warehouse district now full of unusual shops and stylish restaurants and bars, round off this unforgettable spring cruise.

What's Included

7 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 springtime glories of the fjords
Calls at four unforgettable ports
Relax on two days at sea
The preserved Bryggen quarter of historic Bergen
Pretty fjord-side Geiranger, surrounded by mountains
Majestic Sognefjord, the mightiest of the fjords
A shore excursion on Flam’s famous railway
PRICE FROM ? £679 per person
Plan My Trip

Itinerary

Day 1

Depart from Newcastle
Depart: 2000hrs Board Magellan in Newcastle, today, settle in to your cabin and relax as your cruise begins.

Day 2

Dundee, Scotland
Arrive: 0530hrs Depart: 1730hrs Today Magellan calls at the historic Tayside port-city of Dundee, where some Scottish passengers will come aboard. Explore this engaging city, home to Captain Scott’s Royal Research Ship Discovery, a beautifully restored example of the days when maritime adventures were less luxurious affairs.

Day 3

At sea
Spend today relaxing on board.

Day 4

Bergen, Norway
Arrive: 0700hrs Depart: 1600hrs Bergen is one of the most beautifully located cities in the world. This ancient fishing and trading port, spectacularly set amid hills and fjords, is also one of Northern Europe’s most enjoyable destinations. Step ashore to explore the harbour and fish market, discover Bryggen’s historic wooden warehouses or ride the funicular to the top of ‘Mount’ Floyen.

Day 5

Geiranger, Norway
Arrive: 0800hrs Depart: 1630hrs Geirangerfjord is one of the smallest but most beautiful fjords, its twists and turns marked by crashing waterfalls and ancient and beguiling villages. Disembark at Geiranger to enjoy an unforgettable overland excursion through the glorious scenery of the fjord and its surroundings, or to visit the fascinating Norsk Fjordsenter, which chronicles life in this beautiful place.

Day 6

Flam, Norway
Arrive: 0930hrs Depart: 2000hrs The remote village of Flam welcomes Magellan today, and you’ll have the opportunity to board the world-famous Flamsbana Mountain Railway for the journey to Myrdal. Later this afternoon, the ship navigates her way into stunning Naeroyfjord where some of fjordland’s prettiest scenery awaits.

Day 7

At sea
Spend today relaxing on board.

Day 8

Arrive back at Newcastle
Arrive: 0600hrs Say goodbye to Magellan, her crew and your fellow passengers as she arrives in Newcastle, today, and you 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.

Foreign Office travel advice

Visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice  to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas.

Terms and conditions

WINE12 TERMS: This offer applies to new bookings on long-haul air holidays made between 29th August and 30th September 2019 (inclusive) only, and to new bookings on ocean cruises lasting more than two nights made between 29th August and 30th September 2019 (inclusive) only. All information provided on this page has been approved by Virgin Wines (www.virginwines.co.uk). By accepting this offer, 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 gift. Virgin Wines will not use this information for any other purpose. Newmarket Holidays will use this data in accordance with our Privacy Policy. This offer is not available on bookings with postal addresses in the Channel Islands. This offer is not valid on departures with late-availability pricing, is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. One Case of Wine per booking. No cash equivalent can be provided. Newmarket Holidays are acting as an agent to Virgin Wines and are unable to resolve any issues you may have with Virgin Wines after you have received your free gift. You can contact Virgin Wines regarding your case of wine by emailing corporate@virginwines.co.uk. CRUISE OFFER TERMS: Please see the following pages for relevant offer terms and conditions: www.newmarketholidays.co.uk/offers/cruise-buy-one-get-one-free (for Buy One Get One Free), www.newmarketholidays.co.uk/offers/cruise-buy-one-get-one-half-price-plus (for Buy One Get One Half-Price), and www.newmarketholidays.co.uk/offers/cruise-getaway-deals (for Percentage Saver Fares). Back to top