Page 175

WorldWide Cruises 2017-18

Bermuda the impression of heading towards a dead end, which opens up as you turn each corner. Cruising Hardangerfjord Sail along the breathtaking Hardangerfjord. Known as ‘Queen of the Fjords’, it was voted by Norwegians as a top 10 fjord experience. There’s inspirational scenery wherever you look, from towering mountains to shimmering waterfalls, and magical glaciers to idyllic orchards. Eidfjord, Hardangerfjord, Norway Sited on moraines left behind by the Ice Age, Eidfjord is reached by sailing along the glassy waters of the picturesque Hardangerfjord. Tour to the Hardanger Juice and Cider Factory or Hardangervidda Nature Centre for an authentic Norwegian cultural experience; embark on a kayaking adventure against a dramatic backdrop of towering cliffs; or discover the breathtaking beauty of the Vøringfoss Waterfall. Cruising Lysefjord (Pulpit Rock & Kjerag Boulder) As you make the unforgettable journey along the Lysefjord, only accessible to smaller ships like those in the Fred. Olsen fleet, you’ll be running out of superlatives to describe the incredible scenery that presents itself before you. Look out for the unmistakable Pulpit Rock, a flat-topped cliff with a 604-metre plummet into the fjord below – that’s twice as high as the Shard in London – and the fascinating Kjerag Boulder. Intriguingly wedged in a mountain crevice, this rock has become a popular spot for brave (or foolhardy) tourists to have their photo taken. Aurlandsfjord The scenery was stunning and I can’t imagine how you would ever see it unless you were on a cruise. independent customer reviews Hardangerfjord All of the following included from only £113 per person, per night: Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5-course à la carte dinner, late night buffet & self-service tea & coffee • Varied daytime activities • Lectures & talks • Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & gym Choice of live evening entertainment • 2 formal nights Norwegian Fjords View destination and ship videos at www.cruisewithfred.tv 175


WorldWide Cruises 2017-18
To see the actual publication please follow the link above