Part of the
Hurtigruten Group

Southern Scandinavia

Archipelagos, Fjords and Quaint Fishing Towns


Departure date
15 days

Cruise Overview

Cruise from Dover to Southern Scandinavia - Archipelagos, Fjords and Quaint Fishing Towns

  • 15-day Scandinavian expedition cruise from the UK to Norway's fjords, visiting Germany, Denmark and Sweden on one extraordinary coastal adventure.

  • Visit Oslo, transit the Kiel Canal, and explore Sylt and Skagen, Northern Europe's popular beach hideaways, with rugged wild nature and sand beaches.

  • Discover the secluded islets and fishing villages in Sweden's beautiful Bohuslän archipelago and the island retreats along Norway's southern coast.

Picturesque Scandi charm 

From Dover, you’ll explore idyllic seaside towns, tranquil fishing villages, photogenic archipelagos and beautiful waterways on a summer expedition cruise of northern Europe’s coastal hideaways. 

Norway’s islands and fjords 

After seeing Germany, Denmark and Sweden, Oslo provides an interlude of city culture, then it’s on to Norway’s dramatic southern coast with its pristine fjords. For a fully immersive experience, our Expedition Team will bring you closer to the area’s wonderful nature, whether by bike, kayak or small expedition boat.

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Cabin 1
(2-15 years)

Available Dates

No available cabins


We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Depart from Dover

Day 1

Relax and learn at sea

Day 2

Glamorous Sylt

Day 3

Navigating the Kiel Canal

Day 4

Sunny Skagen in Denmark

Day 5

Fjällbacka and Smögen

Day 6

Koster Islands

Day 7

Explore cosmopolitan Oslo

Day 8

Kragerø's natural beauty

Day 9


Day 10

Lysefjord and Pulpit Rock

Day 11

Summery Hardangerfjord

Day 12

The Lista peninsula

Day 13

Relax and Unwind

Day 14

Arrival in Dover

Day 15

What's included

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board† 
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English -speaking Expedition Team leading activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, small library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, panoramic sauna, indoor gym  
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you 


  • All planned activities are subject to weather  
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements  
  • No gratuities expected 

What's not included

  • International flights 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Luggage handling 

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners 

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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