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Danish Waterways 31st May 2017 • 10 nights • Sails from Southampton • Braemar • CRUISE ID: M1713 Visit an array of towns and cities en route to vibrant Copenhagen. Each destination has its own unique story to tell, from Skagen – the inspiration behind many famous works of art – to Esbjerg, the gateway to Denmark’s oldest town. There are also chances to sail Denmark’s longest fjord; transit the Kiel Canal; explore Aarhus’ charming Old Town; and dock in the heart of adorable Aalborg, home to the famous Utzon Centre. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Enjoy a fascinating glimpse into the world of the Vikings on an insightful visit to Fyrkat Fortress – built in Denmark in around 980 AD, it’s one of the oldest so-called ring fortresses – and a recreated Viking farmstead, which showcases everyday life for farmers in that period. Aarhus, Denmark Named as a European Capital of Culture for 2017, Denmark’s second-largest city, Aarhus, is the place to be. Wander through Den Gamle By (Old Town), a unique open-air museum packed with fascinating history; visit the ARoS Art Museum and enjoy exceptional panoramic views from its rainbow-coloured rooftop; or tour to Marselisborg Palace – summer residence of the Danish Queen. Fredericia, Denmark Fredericia has an intriguing medieval and military background stretching back to the Thirty Years’ War, and old ramparts, buildings and remains can still be seen around the town centre. The Prince’s Gate is an ideal starting point for your exploration; other From only £1,199 per person Esbjerg, Denmark Esbjerg is an energetic and welcoming coastal town that’s flourishing in the oil and fishing industries. Get a taste for its culture by tucking into some delicious, locallysourced seafood or visiting the Fisheries and Maritime Museum. Plus, Denmark’s oldest town, Ribe, is within reach and don’t miss the enormous ‘Man Meets the Sea’ sculpture – a breathtaking sight to behold. Skagen, Denmark Being the inspiration for Krøyer’s worldfamous painting, Summer Evening on Skagen’s Southern Beach, is evidence enough that you’re in for a visual treat; and the stunning local landscapes, as well as the inspiring Skagen Art Museum, are a delight to explore too. What’s more, rewarding tours visit the Sand-Covered Church and the breathtakingly beautiful Grenen headland, where the Baltic and North Seas meet. Cruising Limfjord The Limfjord is Denmark’s longest fjord. Sit on deck and look out at the undulating valleys, pretty islands and coastal cliffs as you sail along this tranquil waterway. Aalborg, Denmark Braemar can take you to the heart of this charming city; in the centre you’ll find Aalborghus Castle, along with a selection of fine cafés, galleries and museums. Alternatively, see the Utzon Centre, the last building designed by Sydney Opera Housearchitect Jørn Utzon. Or, tour to Lindholm Hoje and experience a slice of ancient Viking life in this area. Esbjerg Skagen Limfjord Aarhus Aalborg Fredericia Lyngsodde Flak to Lillebæltsbro Copenhagen Kiel Canal To/from Southampton Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. Esbjerg For adult travellers only This cruise is for guests aged 18 and above only. Rivers & Waterways Scandinavia & the Baltic Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £20 | Balcony Room: £110 | Suite: £150 | Single Rooms from > £1,999 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. 228 Date Arrive Depart Destination MAY 2017 Wed 31 PM Southampton JUNE 2017 Thu 01 Cruising Fri 02 early am late pm Esbjerg, Denmark Sat 03 early pm late night Skagen, Denmark Sun 04 early am early am Cruising Limfjord Sun 04 early am late night Aalborg, Denmark Mon 05 early am late night Aarhus, Denmark Tue 06 early am late pm Fredericia, Denmark Tue 06 late pm late pm Cruising Lyngsodde Flak to Lillebæltsbro Wed 07 early am late pm Copenhagen, Denmark Thu 08 early am late pm Cruising Kiel Canal Fri 09 Cruising Sat 10 AM Southampton All of the following included from only £120 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 Visit fredolsencruises.com, contact your travel agent or call 0800 0355 105


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