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Cities and Waterways of Sweden

Balmoral sailing from Newcastle

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Explore beautiful fjords and archipelagos

On this exploration of Sweden, enjoy an overnight stay in Stockholm, offering ample time to uncover the capital’s churches, canals and historical sites, plus sail through the sprawling Stockholm Archipelago – an unforgettable cruising experience. Cruising the Swedish fjords will present scenes to savour too, while visits to the UNESCO-listed Visby and Gothenburg – rich in absorbing museums, gardens and picturesque waterways – make for rewarding explorations.

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

*Drinks package includes selected beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks and 50% off selected premium brands and cocktails.

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16/08/2020 Newcastle, England

Newcastle, England

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Newcastle, embark Balmoral.

Depart late afternoon.

Newcastle Tyne and Wear England UK Europe

17/08/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

18/08/2020 Cruising Loch Dunvegan

Loch Dunvegan, Scotland

Loch Dunvegan is flanked by unspoilt scenes of rough, rugged countryside and charming villages. Keep your eyes peeled for the 13th-century Dunvegen Castle, believed to be the oldest inhabited castle in northern Scotland.

18/08/2020 Cruising Gullmarsfjorden

Gullmarsfjorden, Sweden

Cruise Sweden’s largest fjord, also the country’s first marine conservation area, renowned for its unique marine species.

18/08/2020 Cruising Saltkallefjorden

Saltkallefjorden is surrounded by lush green fields, dense woodlands, rolling hills and steep cliffs – all beautiful sights to admire as you cruise the serene waters.

18/08/2020 Cruising Älgöfjorden

Enjoy fantastic views of craggy islands and islets as you cruise through the still blue waters of Älgöfjorden, a beautiful bay in Västra Götaland County.

18/08/2020 Cruising Hakefjorden & Brattöbadan

Admire stunning scenery as you cruise two of Sweden’s lesser-known waterways.

18/08/2020 Cruising Askerofjorden & Halsefjorden

Weave between Sweden’s craggy west coast islands on a scenic cruise through the Askeröfjorden and Halsefjorden waterways.

18/08/2020 Cruising Havstensfjorden & Byfjorden

Take in memorable views of flourishing woodland, rolling hills and picturesque settlements dotted along the shores of the fjords.

19/08/2020 Malmö, Sweden

Malmö, Sweden

Arrive early morning. Depart early afternoon.

Discover cosmopolitan and diverse Malmö, where the charming streets of the old town contrast with the contemporary architecture and development of the Västra Hamnen – the West Harbour area, explore the museums, or take it easy in the cafes and parks.

Malmo Sweden Europe

20/08/2020 Visby, Gotland, Sweden

Visby, Sweden

Arrive early morning. Depart early evening.

The fortified Hanseatic city of Visby is a UNESCO World Heritage site distinguished by its 13th century city walls that extend to over three kilometres. Within the city lies a cathedral and some 200 medieval buildings as well as botanical gardens and a choice of museums with artefacts tracing the island’s history and Viking connection.

Visby Sweden Europe

21/08/2020 Stockholm ⚓, Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden

Arrive early morning on August 21. Depart early afternoon on August 22.

Cruise through the beautiful Stockholm Archipelago to Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. The city is made up of islands criss-crossed with bridges and has a choice of museums to explore including the ABBA and the Vasa Museum, the Royal Palace – official residence of the King of Sweden, parks, shops, a cathedral and more.

Stockholm Sweden Europe

22/08/2020 Cruising Stockholm Archipelago

Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden

Enjoy a scenic departure from Stockholm as the ship weaves through the scattered islands of Stockholm Archipelago.

23/08/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

24/08/2020 Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg, Sweden

Arrive early morning on August 24. Depart late afternoon on August 25.

Known as one of the friendliest cities in Europe, Gothenburg – Sweden’s second largest city – is a wonderful place to visit. Located on the sunny west coast, Gothenburg is a beautiful, vibrant and interesting city that appeals to all tastes, with several galleries, museums, boutiques, street cafes, botanical gardens and even Scandinavia’s largest theme park – Lisberg – to enjoy.

Gothenburg Sweden Europe

26/08/2020 At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

27/08/2020 Newcastle, England

Newcastle, England

Arrive early morning.

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

Newcastle Tyne and Wear England UK Europe

Please note

⚓ Land by launch or tender.

All excursions mentioned are optional, at an additional cost and are subject to change. Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.

Cities and Waterways of Sweden

Balmoral sailing from Newcastle

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