From the tiny village of Eidfjord, experience the best that Norway has to offer.
Known as the ‘Gateway to the Fjords’, Bergen is Norway’s second largest city, yet has a small town feel.
- Breathtaking Hardangerfjord
Sail along the silky waters of Hardangerfjord through towering cliffs of granite.
Cruise Maurangerfjord to see the impressive Furebergfossen waterfall.
- Free upgrade to all inclusive
- VIP door to door
Expect outstanding natural beauty
Take in the spectacular scenery of Lysefjord, sail the ‘Queen of Fjords’, marvel at the tumbling Furebergfossen Waterfall in Maurangerfjord and visit two beautiful destinations on this incredible five-night cruise.
Saga price includes...
- Optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch and additional cancellation rights on overseas holidays for over 50s, or a price reduction if not required (cover is subject to medical questions)
- All port taxes, fees and charges
- Tourist visas if required
- Drinks package*
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.
27/08/2020 Newcastle, England
After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Newcastle, embark Balmoral.
Depart late afternoon.
28/08/2020 Cruising Lysefjord
Cruise the Lysefjord, a stunning fjord flanked by mountains and dramatic cliffs, along with waterfalls and charming settlements along its shores.
29/08/2020 Bergen, Norway
Arrive early morning. Depart late night.
The Hanseatic city of Bergen has many attractions, including the UNESCO-listed Bryggen Wharf. Narrow streets climbing away from the waterfront, are lined by interesting shops, colourful half-timbered houses and cobbled stairways. Perhaps take the funicular to the peak of Mount Fløyen for panoramic views of the city and beyond, explore the fish market or seek out the museum relating to the Norwegian composer, Grieg.
30/08/2020 Eidfjord, Norway
Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.
Make a stop at the peaceful village of Eidfjord, one of the most beautiful highlights of the fjords and gateway to the Hardangervidda Nature Centre and the Voringfossen Waterfall. Surrounded by soaring mountains it comprises lush gardens and fields, clusters of traditional clapboard homes in an array of cheerful colours and two churches, one of which can be dated back to 1309. Perhaps hop on the little train which trundles through town and discover pockets of Eidfjord that you may not have otherwise known were there.
30/08/2020 Cruising Hardangerfjord and by Furebergfoss Waterfall
Sail past stately mountains sometimes tinged with snow, slopes covered in green forest and orchards, sparkling waters and even the occasional islet.
31/08/2020 At Sea
Spend the day at sea.
01/09/2020 Newcastle, England
Arrive early morning.
Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.
Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.