Norwegian Coastal Cruises
Pre-Convention Tour Information
September 12 – 18, 2019
DEPARTURE CITY: Bergen, Norway
DEPARTURE DATE/TIME: September 12, 8:00 pm
ARRIVAL CITY: Kirkenes, Norway
ARRIVAL DATE/TIME: September 18, 9:00 am
You will be going on the most spectacular cruise in the world, aboard the ship Midnattsol (Midnightsun). The Midnattsol is one of the newest and most popular of the Hurtigruten ships. The trip takes 6 days and leaves from Bergen, Norway, on September 12 at 8 pm and will arrive in Kirkenes on September 18th at 9 am.
There will be buses waiting on the pier upon arrival in Kirkenes that will take you to the airport to go to Stockholm via Trondheim or Oslo. Kirkenes airport is serviced by SAS and Norwegian Airlines. SAS departs Kirkenes at 11:30 AM and Norwegian departs at noon.
AIRFARE IS NOT INCLUDED. YOU MUST BOOK YOUR OWN FLIGHTS.
There are four cabin categories at the WWI rate: inside- and outboard cabins on the lower deck, outside cabins with restricted view and outside cabins with unobstructed views. Prices are shown below.
All prices are per person when two persons are sharing a cabin. All meals are included. (Drinks are NOT included.) There is an additional 50% charge for a single cabin.
Please do look at the web page links, below. You can also open the brochure by clicking the picture to the right.
Cabins for Classic Cruise North at WWI rates, in Norwegian Kroner:
Polar inside (Deck 4, Category I): NOK 12450,-
Polar outside (Deck 4, Category L): NOK 14590,-
Midship Free View (Deck 4, Category N): NOK 16100,-
Artic Superior (Decks 6-7, Category P/U): NOK 18400,-
ALL CABINS WILL BE ASSIGNED BY THE CRUISE LINE AT TIME OF CHECK-IN. SPECIFIC REQUESTS FOR OTHER CABINS WILL INCUR ADDITIONAL CHARGES.
Please use the links below, or click the brochure picture above, which will give you all the information you need for the trip. Remember to bring outwear for all sorts of weather. In Scandinavia we have a saying: There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes.
Inger Bryde, a long-time member of the Oslo chapter, will be your guide aboard the ship.
Please direct cruise questions to Inger by using the Convention Contact page. Click here to open the Convention Contact page. Choose “Pre-Convention Cruise Only” as the topic.
NOTE: INGER’S EMAIL IS FOR CRUISE-RELATED QUESTIONS ONLY. PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE CRUISE LINE DIRECTLY.
We will need the name, address, date of birth, nationality, email address and telephone number for each person, and of course the preferred cabin and who’s sharing, as well as any allergies or dietary requirements.
Please click the button below to fill out the form.
Inger will provide the registration information to her agent.