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    Welcome to Scandinavia

    Resort:Welcome to Scandinavia
    Operator: Saga
    Destination: Denmark, England, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    Price From: £1279.00

    Cruise to Scandinavia

    Cruise to Scandinavia, visiting Oslo and Arendal in Norway, ‘wonderful’ Copenhagen and Fredericia in Denmark, and Helsingborg in Sweden. Cruise down the 100-kilometre Oslofjord, stroll past the colourful waterfront houses at Nyhavn harbour in Copenhagen, and see Arendel – the town whose name was the inspiration for the Walt Disney’s ‘Frozen’.

    Saga price includes…

    And on your cruise…

    • Full board
    • Afternoon tea
    • Room service
    • Captain’s drinks party and gala buffet
    • Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
    • Shuttle bus at selected ports
    • Porterage of luggage

    Itinerary

    08/09/2019
    Newcastle, England

    After taking Saga’s included UK door-to-door travel service to Newcastle (Port of Tyne), embark Balmoral.

    Depart late afternoon.

    09/09/2019
    At Sea

    Spend the day at sea.

    10/09/2019
    Oslo, Norway

    Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

    Oslo is a city easy to explore on foot, with most of its main attractions within easy reach of one another. Perhaps uncover the city’s rich cultural heritage with visits to the National Gallery, home to Edvard Munch’s iconic The Scream, and the Ibsen Museum, set in the former home of the famous playwright. Depart and cruise the Oslofjord – a 100-kilometre long inlet dotted with islands, which flows from the city to the area of Fredrikstad, its banks home to fishing villages and bays.

    11/09/2019
    Helsingborg, Sweden

    Arrive early morning. Depart late night.

    Popular Helsingborg lies on the coast with a charming harbour to explore. Within the city you’ll find the 14th century Kärnan tower, while on the outskirts lies the Fredriksdal Open-Air Museum and Botanical Garden. The city is also perfect for some shopping, with shops ranging from those in Stortorget square, the country’s oldest pedestrianised street, to the old town with its little cafes and alleys.

    12/09/2019
    Copenhagen, Denmark

    Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

    Explore Copenhagen with its host of attractions, ranging from its colourful waterfront townhouses by the historic harbour in Nyhavn, to the Amalienborg Palace and Kronborg Castle. Also, don’t miss the famous Little Mermaid statue at Langelinje Pier!

    13/09/2019
    Fredericia, Denmark

    Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

    Lying in eastern Jutland, Fredericia was named after Frederick III who founded the town in 1650. The town remains home to the Signal’s Regiment of the Royal Danish Army, while in the old town you can see the old ramparts and early fortifications, reminders of its military past.

    14/09/2019
    Arendal, Norway

    Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

    The name of this quaint town was the inspiration for the fictional Arendelle kingdom in the Disney film Frozen, making it extremely popular with tourists. Arendal’s picturesque harbour is home to a bustling fish market, upmarket restaurants and friendly pubs. Look out for the impressive Town Hall – Norway’s tallest wooden building, and the charming historic centre with its alleys and early buildings.

    15/09/2019
    At Sea

    Spend the day at sea.

    16/09/2019
    Newcastle, England

    Arrive early morning.

    Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.