Day 1: Australia – – London
Depart Australia today for your flight to London, England!
Day 2: London
Arrive London. The capital of England and the United Kingdom, London is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the entire city. On arrival, make your own way to your hotel.
Day 3: London – Southampton
Today is yours at leisure before making your own way to Southampton at the appropriate time to board your 8 night cruise.
Day 4: At Sea (B,L,D)
Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquillity, your ship has it all. Try rock climbing, ice skating and mini golf on green that overlooks a sea of blue. Melt away land-based stress with a massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply relax by the side of the pool.
Day 5: Bergen, Norway (B,L,D)
Bergen’s rugged glacial scenery, forested mountains and charming medieval architecture inspire artists and visitors. Set among seven mountains, this Norwegian port dates back to 1070 and grew wealthy in the Middle Ages. Explore Håkonshallen, part of Bergen’s ancient fortress.
Day 6: Geiranger, Norway (B,L,D)
Considered the most beautiful in Norway, the Geirangerfjord astonishes with its power and beauty. There are various way to experience this natural wonder: hiking, kayaking, biking or enjoying the views from a high mountain summit.
Day 7: Alesund, Norway (B,L,D)
Even if you’ve never heard of Art Nouveau, the signature architectural style is only part of the appeal of this village of small islands and canals. A charming harbour, towering fjords and mountains complete the picturesque setting.
Day 8: Skjolden, Norway (B,L,D)
Soak up the expansive landscapes in Skjolden, a village in the middle of Sognefjord, the largest fjord in Norway. The blend of greenery, glaciers and waterfalls surrounding this picturesque village is sure to invigorate.
Day 9: Stavanger, Norway (B,L,D)
Stavanger delights with its mix of old-world charm and modern bustle. The centre of Norway’s North Sea oil production, the port sits on a scenic archipelago nestled between imposing mountains and sandy beaches. A hike on the breathtaking ‘Pulpit Rock’ will get your heart pumping or snap away at picturesque, whitewashed wooden homes dating from the 18th century.
Day 10: At Sea (B,L,D)
Today is yours to do as much or as little as you like.
Day 11: Southampton – London
This morning you’ll arrive back in port to Southampton, England. Make your own way from Southampton port to your London Hotel. The rest of the day is yours at leisure.
Day 12: London
Free day at leisure to explore London.
Day 13: London –– Australia
Today at the appropriate time, make your own way to the airport for your homeward flight.
Day 14: Australia
Arrive home today.
Please note – some flights may arrive home one day later