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31st May 2017 • 8 nights • Sails from Greenock (Glasgow) • Boudicca • CRUISE ID: D1711 A medley of captivating destinations are interspersed with stunning scenic cruising, including the steep mountains and cascading waterfalls of the UNESCO-listed Nærøyfjord, and Nordfjord, where you’ll pass Hornelen, Europe’s highest sea cliff. There’s also the chance to see the Briksdal Glacier, take a thrilling train ride, admire unspoilt landscapes and enjoy Hornelen Nordfjord Olden Nærøyfjord Flåm Phenomenal Fjords of Norway Date Arrive Depart Destination MAY 2017 Wed 31 PM Greenock (Glasgow) JUNE 2017 Thu 01-Fri 02 Cruising Sat 03 early am late pm Olden, Nordfjord, Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. From only £899 per person the enchanting music of Edvard Grieg. The passage through is one of the most dramatic in Europe; each twist and turn gives the impression of heading towards a dead end, which opens up as you turn each corner. Bergen, Norway The beautiful UNESCO-listed Bryggen Wharf, with its colourful timbered houses and cobbled walkways, is the historic and cultural centrepiece of Hanseatic Bergen, though the famous fish market, Troldhaugen Museum and fascinating art galleries are worth exploring too. Head to the top of Mount Fløyen via the funicular railway for an unrivalled perspective of the city. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Visit legendary composer Edvard Grieg’s summer home (now a museum) on the outskirts of Bergen, and be enchanted by the performance of some of his works in a small concert hall in the grounds. Kirkwall, Orkney Islands Situated on the beautiful Orkney Islands, and home to a range of wildlife, including migrating Arctic Terns, Kirkwall is surrounded by gloriously rugged countryside just begging to be explored. Alternatively, venture to the dominating St. Magnus Cathedral – the northernmost on the British Isles; discover the 5,000 year-old Neolithic village of Skara Brae; or tour to the Highland Park Distillery. Olden, Nordfjord, Norway Both charming and incredibly beautiful, the village of Olden is a springboard for discovery. It’s the gateway to the astonishing Jostedalen Glacier and its famous branch, Briksdal, as well as the stunning Lovatnet Lake and Olden Church, built in 1759. All this means you’ll never be far from a fantastic photo opportunity. Cruising Nordfjord & by Hornelen Deeply tranquil, the Nordfjord is utterly enchanting and is flanked by stunning scenery in every direction. Cruising along this magnificent waterway, you’ll pass Hornelen, Europe’s highest sea cliff. Flåm, Aurlandsfjord, Norway Flåm is a delightful, unspoilt treasure, with quaint orchards, cottages and farmland surrounding the spellbinding waterfront. The views are nothing short of magical, whether you’re standing at the Stegastein Lookout or admiring the mighty waterfalls, Tvinde and Kjosfossen. And don’t miss the magnificent Flåm Railway, a 20km-long spiralling sensation with an abundance of photo opportunities along the way. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Have your camera at the ready as you journey up high into the mountains on the worldfamous Flåm Railway, on our popular ‘Norway in a Nutshell’ tour. Cruising Nærøyfjord to Gudvangen The Nærøyfjord has been rated joint top in National Geographic’s list of natural heritage sites worldwide: evidence enough that you’re in for something special. At just 250 metres wide at its narrowest point, it’s only accessible to smaller ships like Fred. Olsen’s. To/from Greenock (Glasgow) Bergen Kirkwall Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £19 | Balcony Room: £82 | Suite: £88 | Single Rooms from > £1,499 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. Norway D Sat 03 late pm late night Cruising Nordfjord Sat 03 late night late night Cruising by Hornelen Sun 04 early am late pm Flåm, Aurlandsfjord, Norway Sun 04 late pm late night Cruising Nærøyfjord to Gudvangen Mon 05 early am late pm Bergen, Norway Tue 06 late am late pm Kirkwall, Orkney Islands Wed 07 Cruising Thu 08 AM Greenock (Glasgow) D Anchor Port Norwegian Fjords 181 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 View destination and ship videos at www.cruisewithfred.tv


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