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Majestic Norwegian fjords, stark Icelandic scenery, medieval towns and cities dotted with grand imperial buildings, this is a wonderful region to explore on a cruise or small ship expedition. Spot arctic wildlife in Spitsbergen and explore medieval villages in Denmark. Glide along canals of St Petersburg past the palatial buildings and be awestruck by the pristine waters and stunning landscapes of Norway’s fjords.

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A luxurious cruise means many things to many people but we feel that Silversea’s small ship cruises personify the true meaning of comfort. Our intimate,...more ultra-luxury ships can sail up narrow waterways into the heart of a city, or tie up right at the pier while others must anchor off shore. And for those who yearn to explore the new and unknown, Silversea’s expedition ships can transport you to the furthermost boundaries of the planet. Enjoy free-flowing premium wines and spirits, delicious gourmet cuisine, in-suite dining, full butler service for every suite and of course all gratuities. Whether you long to mingle in the Mediterranean, swim with the turtles of the Galapagos or embrace the glaciers of Alaska, there is something special about knowing that this cruising is all inclusive.
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Known For:900+ Destinations
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Seabourn welcomes you to all-inclusive, luxury cruising refined to its purest form. Where hand-selected itineraries take you to places beyond the reach...more of larger ships. Cruising on a Seabourn ship is unlike any other form of travel. The experience is luxurious, yet relaxed - elegant, yet casual - sumptuous, yet understated. Our intimate ships visit the most desirable destinations worldwide, sailing to the heart of landmark cities, as well as to hidden gems where larger vessels cannot follow. Our ships attract interesting people, who seek to share experiences beyond the expected in places beyond the ordinary. Our acclaimed staff offers a unique style of heartfelt hospitality that is sincere, thoughtful and personal.
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Regent Seven Seas
The Regent Experience has long been absolute in its inclusiveness, providing you with the most enriching and luxurious journey on the Seven Seas. Join...more us as we travel the world in search of the best life has to offer, with every luxury included, and discover a truly unrivaled experience. Taking care of every detail so that you can fully experience and enjoy every moment is at the heart of our all-inclusiveness. Discover how everything from the exquisitely prepared cuisine to the included & unlimited shore excursions will create a truly unforgettable journey.
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Northern Lights Cruises Cruises
Northern Lights Cruises

Set off in search of nature's cosmic show on a Northern Lights cruise. Travel September to April for the best chance to see the Aurora Borealis.

Norway & Iceland Cruises Cruises
Norway & Iceland Cruises

Cruise through waters chartered by Vikings before you as you discover breathtaking landscapes and charming coastal villages that call them home.

Norwegian Fjords Cruises Cruises
Norwegian Fjords Cruises

Take an unforgettable cruise along Norway’s dramatic coastline to marvel at stunning fjords and glistening glaciers gliding by.

Discover Highlights of cruising around the Baltic and Scandinavia

The Canals of St Petersburg

The Canals of St Petersburg

Swap your cruise ship for a canal cruise as you explore St Petersburg on the water, passing by the iconic highlights and under elegant bridges.

Witness Medieval Mercantile History

Witness Medieval Mercantile History

Explore the colourful village of Rønne, on the Danish island of Bornholm. Observe the low timbered, red roofed houses of medieval merchants as you wander the cobblestone lanes.

Cruise the Kiel Canal

Cruise the Kiel Canal

Cutting a passage through Germany from the North Sea to the Baltic Sea, the Kiel Canal is a fascinating bucket list route for cruise buffs.

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Arctic Wildlife Adventures

Kayak through pristine arctic waters among floating icebergs as you look for lounging walrus, witness colonies of rare seabirds and even catch sight of a polar bear as you explore Spitsbergen on a small ship expedition.

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Majestic Norwegian Fjords

Your ship is dwarfed by the sheer cliffs and snow capped mountains as you cruise stunning Norwegian fjords. Breathe in fresh Nordic air and epic landscapes when you ascend Europe’s largest mountain plateau, Hardangervidda.

Recent Reviews What our clients are saying about their cruises around the Arctic, Baltic and Scandinavia

Viking Cruise   , Queensland, Australia, Jul 2023
Absolutely wonderful trip. Everything was never any trouble for the staff and crew. Everything from the shore excursions to the wonderful food and service were great. Friendly staff who helped in any way they could. I had my luggage misplaced by my airline between Rome and London and Viking went out of their way to help me in any way they could from ...read more tracking my luggage to give me a $150 on board credit even though it was not their fault. I think this is a great case of customer relations. I would have no hesitation in recommending Viking to any one wanting a wonderful trip.
Into the midnight shun   , NSW, Australia, Jul 2023
Recently returned from a Viking Cruise along the coast of Norway, Scottish Islands of Shetland and Orkney, Edinburgh and into London. The trip was amazing and well worth the experience. We once again booked the trip through Global as we have previously used their services. All the arrangements went without a hitch and we would like to thank Hannah once ...read more again for all her help and patience with our many requests. We will again book through Global on our next adventure wherever it is in the world. Big thanks Hannah your amazing.
Viking Homelands - Well worth the wait post covid!   , TAS, Australia, Jul 2023
This was our first ocean cruise and despite the 3 year wait post Covid and the omission of Finland and Russia we thoroughly enjoyed our cruise around Scandinavia. The service was impeccable with efficient, cheerful and kind staff and the food and facilities were outstanding! The trip was just as the brochures promised and there were no hidden costs. ...read more We loved our cabin and felt thoroughly spoiled! Global journeys were brilliant throughout the whole Covid upheaval and their communication was always efficient, thorough and timely. Hannah did a brilliant job and we will certainly be using her services and Global Journeys services again. Many, many thanks!
Fjords and Glaciers of Spitsbergen   , ACT, Australia, Jun 2023
Very enjoyable trip. We were able to see Polar Bears, Walrus, whales , seals and lots of birds. Captains and crews are all fantastic and change the course for the best landing. Our reservations with Global Journeys was great with Georgie.

Explore More Your guide to cruising the Arctic, Baltic and Scandinavia

Bringing You Closer

10 December, 2021

Bringing You Closer

Experts on the Norwegian coast, many of whom live locally, will be by your side as part of your voyage with Hurtigruten, showing you their home and sharing their stories with you.  No guidebook, website, or mobile app can replace the human connection of having one of ...

Explore The Heart of Coastal Norway

27 September, 2021

Explore The Heart of Coastal Norway

Having established the Original Coastal Route along the coast of Norway 128 years ago, Hurtigruten is integral to, and ingrained in, the Norwegian culture and way of life. Their unmatched experience in sailing these waters, makes them the local experts, and no one knows the fjords, wildlife,...


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