Cruise & Maritime Voyages, Cruise to the Land of the Northern Lights from London Tilbury, 12 Mar 2017, R701


Cruise and Maritime Voyages, Cruise to the Land of the Northern Lights from London Tilbury, 12 Mar 2017, R701 routeCruising from: London Tilbury, UK;
Departure Date: 12 March 2017;
Cruise Line: Cruise & Maritime Voyages;
Cruise Ship: Astoria;
Duration: 14 nights;
Cruise number: R701;
Ports of Call: London Tilbury, Amsterdam, Bergen, Åndalsnes, Tromso, Honningsvåg, Alta, Alesund, Stavanger, London Tilbury;

14-night Cruise to the Land of the Northern Lights from London Tilbury on board Astoria from Cruise and Maritime Voyages

Day 0

London Tilbury Port, UK

London cruise terminal in Tilbury The London Cruise Terminal at Tilbury is located on the River Thames at Tilbury in Essex, England just 25 miles east of London. The London Cruise Terminal at Tilbury is London’s only deep water purpose-built[…]

Day 1

Amsterdam Cruise Port

Amsterdam  tourist attractions. Many cruise ships arriving in the Dutch capital berth at our unique premises on the banks of the IJ in Amsterdam. Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (PTA) team welcomes 300,000 passengers on an annual basis and efficiently docks the[…]

Day 2 – At Sea cruising

Cruise & Maritime Voyages specialise in providing no fly cruising holidays aboard smaller to mid-sized ships with a traditional British cruise experience. For the enjoyment of our adult passengers, Astoria cruises operate as ‘child free.

Day 3

Bergen, Norway

Bergen tourist attractions. Bergen is a popular cruise destination and the leading cruise port in Norway, with around 330 cruise ship calls bringing more than 450,000 cruise passengers per year. Cruise ships dock at Skolten, Vagen Harbor, Bergen. Most ships dock[…]

Day 4

Cruising to Andalsnes, Norway

Andalsnes  tourist attractions. Cruise ships dock in the Andalsnes center, perfect for a great variety of independent exploration. Perfect for visiting some of Norway`s most spectacular destinations and dramatic sights in one day. Andalsnes is the Gateway to one of Norway’s[…]

Day 5 – At Sea cruising

Astoria is a classic beautifully restored ocean going cruise ship carrying just 550 guests and offers a wide selection of very well appointed and comfortable public lounges and cabin accommodation spanning eight passenger decks serviced by two lifts.

Day 6

Cruising to Tromso, Norway

Tromso  tourist attractions. Tromsø, a city in Norway, is a major cultural hub 350 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle. It’s famed as a viewing point for colorful Northern Lights, with a season that last from September throughout March. From 20 May[…]

Day 7

Cruising to Honningsvåg, Norway

Honningsvåg  tourist attractions. The Port of Honningsvåg is a very small port, the most northernmost city in Norway and gateway to Nordkapp (North Cape). This is the land of barren coastlines with icy cold winters, the midnight sun and northern[…]

Day 8

Cruising to Alta, Norway

Alta tourist attractions. Alta is largest town in Norway’s Finnmark offers winter adventures, northern lights, midnight sun, mountains, Sami culture, reindeer and World heritage rock carvings. Halfway between the grim, barren mountain plateau and the wet, stormy coast, Alta offers[…]

Day 9 – At Sea cruising

Astoria’s enhanced facilities include the impressive two sectioned Olissipo Restaurant with an alternative buffet dining option in the Lotus lounge, a choice of five comfortable lounges and bars including the Calypso main show lounge, plus a nightclub, cinema, casino, shopping boutique, photo shop, library, card and bridge room, fitness and health centre with sauna and massage facilities, an unheated outdoor swimming pool and a beautiful marbled reception area.

Day 10 – At Sea cruising

When at sea, you may choose from a work-out in the gym; a make-over in the beauty salon; a swim in the pool; deck games or join in a quiz. There’s always something going on.

Day 11

Cruising to Ålesund, Norway

Ålesund  tourist attractions. Ålesund is adventure capital of the Fjords, named Norway’s most beautiful city. On three islands and between two bright-blue fjords lies Ålesund, home to 45,000 inhabitants and one of Norway’s largest harbors for exporting dried and fresh[…]

Day 12

Cruising to Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger  tourist attractions. Stavanger is the gateway to the Norwegian fjords. The city centre of Stavanger is quite compact, with original dockside warehouses and pretty 18th-century streets climbing up from a bustling harbour, which makes it easy to reach most attractions[…]

Day 13 – At Sea cruising

Following dinner the show team would enjoy the pleasure of Cruise & Maritime Voyage in the comfortable Show Lounge as Astoria’s artists display their talents in a stylish show – all you need to do is just sit back and enjoy.

Day 14

London Tilbury Port, UK

London cruise terminal in Tilbury The London Cruise Terminal at Tilbury is located on the River Thames at Tilbury in Essex, England just 25 miles east of London. The London Cruise Terminal at Tilbury is London’s only deep water purpose-built[…]


This exciting Cruise & Maritime Voyage into the Arctic Circle is fantastic opportunity to cruise Norway’s dramatic coastline and spectacular ice-carved fjords. By day, try your hand at wintry experiences such as dog sledding or a snowmobile ride and by night, when atmospheric conditions are right, view the spectacular Aurora Borealis or Northern lights.