Meet the tour leader at Malta international Airport at 05:15 hrs for check in on Air Malta flight departing at 07:20 hrs. On arrival in London Heathrow, you will be transferred to Southampton port for check-in formalities to board the Celebrity Silhouette. Once on board and cabin assignment, you are free to explore the facilities and décor of this magnificent floating resort. Get ready for the usual safety drill on board and then make sure you go on the upper deck to enjoy the experience as your ship leaves Southampton at 16:00 hrs.
Make the most of your vacation time and continue your health, fitness and wellness routine on board. If your holiday is all about good food, dining on board a Celebrity Cruise is an engaging experience for all the senses. Casual or sophisticated, sushi or Italian, you will definitely satisfy your mood or appetite with a wide array of specialty restaurants, bars, clubs and lounges.
Bergen, known as the “Gateway to the Fjords” is Norway’s second largest city. Join today’s optional excursion and explore the city on foot, the unique UNESCO medieval settlement, wander around the narrow cobblestone streets and learn about the area’s unique architecture and culture. It was one of the four major overseas trading posts of the German Hanseatic League. Visit the Bryggen Wharf, definitely one of the highlights of Bergen, then hop on board a funicular (included) to enjoy panoramic views over Mount Floyen.
Alesund is one of Norway’s most picturesque and charming fishing ports. Today’s optional excursion takes you from the Atlantic Sea-Park to a sightseeing drive around Alesund. As one of Northern Europe’s largest aquariums, the Atlantic Sea-Park showcases sea life from the Norwegian coast and fjords. Outside you’ll encounter Humboldt Penguins and see Harbor Seals splashing around the waters of Sealbay. You’ll then embark on a narrated sightseeing drive around Alesund, learning about the area’s thriving fisheries industry, hearing tales of the destructive fire of 1904, and admiring the distinctive Art Nouveau architecture that rose from the ashes.
Steep cliffs, sparkling waters, a quaint church, incredible fjord and mountain summit all combine to make this Geiranger kaleidoscope half day (optional) tour unforgettable. You’ll see a tiny village with the octagonal church tucked in the fjord’s cliffs. Your view of Geirangerfjord and mountains improves as the coach climbs along the winding mountain road, passing quaint farms and streams to Mount Dalsnibba’s 4500-foot summit. Bring your camera to capture this unforgettable view of pristine mountains, waterfalls and lakes
Flam might just be that little piece of paradise on earth. Once you arrive in Flam you will find a typical Norwegian fjord village: small, isolated but an incredible scenery. All aboard one of the world’s most beautiful railways, for today’s optional shore excursion, climbing from sea level to staggering 2,800 feet. Flam Railway is a masterpiece of engineering, the steepest railway in the world that runs without a cable or rack wheels. On your journey upward, gain considerable altitude as you cross back and forth over rivers and through 20 tunnels. Don’t miss taking pictures of the incredible view from the thundering Kjosfossen waterfall.
Be humbled by the awe-inspiring views of the Lysefjord, as you join our optional excursion. You will head to the port where a private boat will be waiting to take you on a three-hour journey around the Stavanger archipelago. As you enter the splendid Lysefjord, you will see one of the most spec tacular sights in Norway - Prekestolen or the Preacher’s Pulpit, which stands 460m above sea level. As you return to Stavanger you will be amazed by the spectacular natural wonders and scenery.
Participate in one of the wide arrays of activities organized during your last cruise day and let yourself be pampered by the attentive staff on board. You will be instructed to leave your luggage outside your stateroom by midnight, as bags will be transported ashore by the ship’s personnel early next morning.
Enjoy your last breakfast on board as your cruise holiday comes to an end. A coach will be in attendance for your transfer to Gatwick Airport for check in on Air Malta flight scheduled to depart at 11:55 hrs. Expected time of arrival in Malta will be at 16:00 hrs.
|(2-11 yrs)||Under 2|
|Stavanger (Boat ride to Lysefjorden)||€109||€75|
- Return Airmalta flights to London including 23 kg luggage & hand luggage
- Return transfers airport/port/airport
- 8 night Cruise on-board the Celebrity Silhouette on Full Board Basis
- Daily entertainment and use of on-board facilities
- Airport, Port taxes & fuel surcharge
- Tour Manager
- Protection by the Insolvency Fund
- Travel Insurance (optional), highly recommended
- Gratuities to be paid prior to cruise at €109 per person
SPECIAL OFFER: FREE DRINKS PACKAGE for the 1st & 2nd pax when booking an Outside or Balcony Cabin. Conditions Apply.