The Northern Lights: North American myths and legends
Many of the stories surrounding the Northern Lights in North American communities arose from the belief that they were the souls of departed ancestors. It was even believed that the lights might be the spirits of the animals they hunted. But not all North American legends painted the Northern Lights as quite so benevolent.
Astronomy Voyage: Bergen - Kirkenes - Bergen
Get unique insight and knowledge about the Arctic sky and the greatest lightshow on Earth, the Aurora Borealis, on this popular voyage along the mesmerising Norwegian Coast. This limited voyage is accompanied by special lecturers - experts on astronomy and expeditions to see the Northern Lights.
- Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
- 12 days
- 2013 €
Classic Roundtrip Voyage: Bergen - Kirkenes - Bergen
The coast of Norway is often rated as one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Discover the full range of this natural treasure on our 12-day round trip voyage. Call on 34 ports, sail world-famous fjords and encounter unforgettable scenery along the way. Learn from complementary lectures and onboard activities from our Hurtigruten Guides and choose from 90 exciting optional excursions.
- Daily, all year
- 12 days
- 1363 €
Solo traveller offer
Classic Voyage South: Kirkenes - Bergen
On our Classic Voyage South from Kirkenes to Bergen, we show you enchanting Norwegian landscapes. See fjords, mountains, waterfalls and glaciers, combined with visits to historic cities and cosy coastal towns along the way. Experience the spectacular Norwegian coastline under the Northern Lights in winter or the Midnight Sun in summer. This is a cruise you will never forget.
- Daily, All year
- 6 days
- 745 €
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