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Greenland, Iceland & Norway Exploration 21st August 2017 • 13 nights • Sails from Rosyth (Edinburgh) • Black Watch • CRUISE ID: W1713 No-one does fjord cruising quite like Fred. Olsen. Our smaller ships make this spectacular itinerary – featuring beautiful fjordland in Iceland, Greenland and Norway – all the more rewarding. Some of the most iconic Arctic attractions are within reach too: look out for Godafoss, ‘Waterfall of the Gods’; the Briksdal Glacier; Lovatnet Lake; and all the highlights within the inspirational ‘Golden Circle’. enchanting spot. Easy-going, with no ‘big city’ feel, it’s a rewarding adventure in itself, with art galleries and quality restaurants to discover. The wonders and wildlife of Northern Iceland are accessible too: tour to Godafoss, ‘Waterfall of the Gods,’ or Lake Mývatn; encounter whales in their natural environment; or visit the famous Laufás turf houses for a superb photo opportunity. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Admire some of nature’s most magnificent creatures in their natural habitat on a whalewatching tour from Akureyri – a wildlife experience not to be missed. Cruising by Hrísey The peaceful island of Hrísey lies in the middle of the Eyjafjörður, off the north coast of Iceland, and is only inhabited by approximately 200 people. Keep an eye out as you cruise past; around 40 bird species nest here, particularly ptarmigans and Arctic terns. Cruising Reyðarfjörður Bask in pure tranquillity as you glide along the Reyðarfjörður. At more than 30km in length, it is the longest of the fjords on the east coast of Iceland. Eskifjörður, Iceland Visiting Eskifjörður offers an authentic snapshot of traditional Icelandic urban life. The town has an extensive fishing heritage; head to the Maritime Museum or Randulf’s Sjóhús (Sea House) to find out more. Plus, the area is a perfect fit for a stroll, combining a cheerful atmosphere with some remarkable scenery, particularly Mount Hólmatindur at just under 1,000m tall. Ålesund, Norway It’s no surprise Ålesund is a popular spot for visitors to Norway. You can savour the collection of replica ships at the Sunnmøre From only £1,699 per person Reykjavík, Iceland Overlooked by the iconic Hallgrímskirkja Bell Tower, Reykjavík is a stunning capital, which makes admiring the splendour from The Pearl observation platform a very worthwhile activity. What’s more, a collection of picturepostcard natural wonders lie nearby. Highlights include the Blue Lagoon Spa, Thingvellir National Park, the Gullfoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls and the Geysir hot spring area. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Relax in the mineral-rich waters of the Blue Lagoon geothermal spa, one of the most popular attractions in Iceland. Cruising Angmagssalik Fjord The spectacularly rugged Angmagssalik Fjord in southeastern Greenland is shrouded by steep mountains emerging from the ice-filled sea. Cruising through en route to Tasiilaq is the only way to truly appreciate these wondrous landscapes. Tasiilaq, Greenland The towering mountains and impressive icebergs of the eastern side of Greenland make Tasiilaq’s surroundings as dramatic as it gets. Discover interesting artefacts at the Tasiilaq Museum; go hiking through the rugged, unspoilt landscapes; or travel a short distance across the fjord to uncover the breathtaking Flower Valley. Akureyri, Iceland Sitting proudly at the head of Iceland’s longest fjord and atop Lonely Planet’s ‘Best places in Europe 2015’ list, Akureyri is an Hrísey Eskifjörður Reyðarfjörður Akureyri Eyjafjörður Reykjavík Ålesund Nordfjord Rosyth (Edinburgh) Tasiilaq Angmagssalik Fjord Olden Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. All of the following included from only £131 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 • 3 formal nights Arctic, I Exploration celand, Greenland & Norway Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £24 | Balcony Room: £100 | Suite: £108 | Single Rooms from > £2,899 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. 216 Date Arrive Depart Destination AUGUST 2017 Mon 21 PM Rosyth (Edinburgh) Tue 22-Wed 23 Cruising Thu 24 early am late pm Reykjavík, Iceland Fri 25 Cruising Sat 26 early am early am Cruising Angmagssalik Fjord Sat 26 late am late pm Tasiilaq, Greenland D Sun 27 Cruising Mon 28 early am late pm Akureyri, Iceland Mon 28 late pm late pm Cruising Eyjafjörður Mon 28 late pm late pm Cruising by Hrísey Mon 28 late pm late pm Cruising Eyjafjörður Tue 29 early am late am Cruising Reyðarfjörður Tue 29 late am late pm Eskifjörður, Iceland Tue 29 late pm late pm Cruising Reyðarfjörður Wed 30 Cruising Thu 31 early am late pm Ålesund, Norway SEPTEMBER 2017 Fri 01 early am late pm Olden, Nordfjord, Norway D Fri 01 late night late night Cruising Nordfjord Sat 02 Cruising Sun 03 AM Rosyth (Edinburgh) D Anchor Port Visit fredolsencruises.com, contact your travel agent or call 0800 0355 105


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