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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Unveils Norway Sailings

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is unveiling a series of brand new sailings for 2022 available to book from tomorrow (Friday, 29thJanuary), capturing the natural beauty of late winter and springtime Norway in all its glory, including narrow fjord cruising and a chance to witness the spectacular Northern Lights.

The seven sailings will be available across the whole Fred. Olsen fleet – Bolette, Borealis, Balmoral and Braemar – with departures from Southampton, Liverpool, Newcastle and Edinburgh (Rosyth) from March to May next year.

To make the most of their holiday, those who book by 1st March 2021 will be able to choose between a free drinks package upgrade or up to £280 to spend on board.

The seven Norway sailings to be released are as follows:

Bolette’s 14-night T2205 ‘In Search of the Northern Lights’ cruise, departing from Southampton on 24th March 2022. Prices start from £1,899 per person.

Ports of call: Southampton, UK – Bergen, Norway – Crossing the Arctic Circle – Bodø, Norway – Cruising Devil’s Jaw (Djevelens Tanngard) – Alta, Norway (overnight stay) – Cruising Øksfjorden, Norway – Cruising Jøkelfjorden, Norway – Tromsø, Norway (overnight stay) – Ålesund, Norway – Southampton, UK

Balmoral’s seven-night L2208 ‘Springtime Norwegian Fjords’ cruise, departing from Newcastle on 6th April 2022. Prices start from £999per person.

Ports of call: Newcastle, UK – Cruising Lysefjord, Norway – Cruising Maurangerfjord, Norway – Cruising Hardangerfjord, Norway – Eidfjord, Norway – Bergen, Norway – Olden, Norway – Cruising Nordfjord and Innvikfjorden, Norway – Cruising by Hornelen, Nordfjord – Andalsnes, Norway – Newcastle, UK

Bolette’s seven-night T2206 ‘Springtime Norwegian Fjords’ cruise, departing from Southampton on 7th April 2022. Prices start from £999 per person.

Ports of call: Southampton, UK – Cruising Lysefjord, Norway – Olden, Norway – Cruising Nordfjord and Innvikfjorden, Norway – Cruising by Hornelen, Norway – Flåm, Norway – Cruising Sognefjord, Norway – Cruising Fjærlandsfjorden, Norway – Bergen, Norway – Southampton, UK

Balmoral’s five-night L2212 ‘Springtime Fjords in Five Nights’ cruise, departing from Newcastle on 27thApril 2022. Prices start from £749 per person.

Ports of call: Newcastle, UK – Cruising Lysefjord, Norway – Bergen, Norway – Eidfjord, Norway – Cruising Furebergfoss Waterfall, Norway – Cruising Hardangerfjord, Norway – Newcastle, UK

Bolette’s seven-night T2210 ‘Springtime Norwegian Fjords’ cruise, departing from Southampton on 15th May 2022. Prices start from £999 per person.

Ports of call: Cruising Lysefjord, Norway – Cruising Jøsenfjord, Norway – Eidfjord, Norway – Cruising Hardangerfjord, Norway – Cruising Maurangerfjord and Furebergfossen, Norway – Olden, Norway – Cruising Nordfjord and Innvikfjorden, Norway – Cruising by Hornelen, Norway – Haugesund, Norway – Southampton, UK

Borealis’ nine-night S2213 ‘Springtime Norwegian Fjords’ cruise, departing from Liverpool on 25th May 2022. Prices start from £1,299 per person.

Ports of call: Belfast, UK – Olden, Norway – Cruising Nordfjord & Eidsfjorden, Norway – Cruising by Hornelen, Norway – Flåm, Norway – Cruising Nærøyfjord to Dyrdal, Norway – Cruising Sognefjord, Norway – Eidfjord, Norway – Cruising Hardangerfjord, Norway – Cruising Maurangerfjord & Fubergfoss, Norway – Bergen, Norway – Lerwick, Shetland Islands, UK – Liverpool, UK

Braemar’s seven-night M2215 ‘Springtime Norwegian Fjords’ cruise, departing from Edinburgh (Rosyth) on 26th May 2022. Prices start from £999 per person.

Ports of call: Edinburgh (Rosyth), UK – Cruising Lysefjord, Norway – Cruising Karmsund, Norway – Haugesund, Norway – Cruising Åkrafjord & Langfoss waterfall – Eidfjord, Norway – Cruising Hardangerfjord, Norway – Cruising Maurangerfjord & Furebergfoss, Norway – Olsen, Norway – Cruising Nordfjord & Innvikfjorden, Norway – Cruising by Hornelen, Norway – Ålesund, Norway – Cruising Hjørundfjord – Edinburgh (Rosyth), UK

These sailings are among the first to be teased from Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 2022/23 programme, ahead of the launch of its full cruise programme later this spring.

Iuliia Tore