Known as the land of the midnight sun, the Arctic Circle paints a beautiful backdrop for your memorable voyage. Surround yourself with breathtaking natural wonders of glaciers and unique wildlife such as polar bears, walruses, seals, seabirds, and Arctic foxes! This destination is nothing like you have ever seen as you sail through its icy, cold blue waters. Thrill seekers can hop on a kayak and wade through the icy waters for an adventure to remember! As the sun sets, you may be lucky enough to witness the beauty of the Northern Lights – a picture-perfect phenomenon that occurs naturally, filling the lights with captivating wisps of light in various colors.
During your Arctic cruise, visit Klaksvik in Faroe Islands which is an archipelago in Denmark’s Northern Isles and a charming town perfect for sightseeing. Visitors can choose to go on a boat trip or join in the town’s festivities during the summer.
While in Iceland, take a moment to bask in the famous awe-inspiring fjords. Venture into the snowcapped mountains for a memorable skiing experience or stroll through the Botanical Gardens featuring over 2,000 plant species. Visit the iconic city of Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland, where you can relax in numerous thermal pools and spas or ski along fresh powder for an adventurous alternative.
Part of the Arctic Circle, Norway is home to compelling history and charming villages. Sail to Bergen, one of Norway’s major seaports, and explore the fish markets, as well as adjoining flower and vegetable market near the city center.
The Arctic region is filled with fascinating ports and cities waiting to be discovered, spanning across Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland, for a once-in-a-lifetime experience!
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