Meet the tour leader at Malta International Airport early in the morning, for check in on your flight (with transit) to Copenhagen. Upon your arrival in Copenhagen airport, you will be transferred to the port for check-in formalities, to board Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Seas. Once on board, you are free to explore the facilities and décor of this magnificent floating resort. Get ready for the safety drill on board and then make sure you go on the upper deck to enjoy the experience as your ship leaves the port at 17:00 hrs.
Sit back, kick off your shoes and put your feet up during your ‘at sea’ days, where you can chill in the bar, lounge by the pool or enjoy a relaxing beauty treatment in the spa. For simple pleasures, why not try a game of table tennis? Or if you’re feeling energetic, now’s the chance to explore all the amazing activities the ship has to offer, from spectacular, West-End-style entertainment to adrenalin-charged sports.
Be humbled by the awe-inspiring views of the Lysefjord, as you join today’s 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 spectacular 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.
A relaxing day spent crossing the Arctic Circle. The top of our planet features the otherworldly beauty of glaciers, vivid skies and unique wildlife, like the porpoises that race ships through these arctic waters. And nothing quite compares to relaxing on deck as you sip hot cappuccino and experience the phenomenal night skies of the Northern Lights!
Tromso lies north of the Arctic Circle, yet enjoys a milder climate thanks to the Gulf Stream. During your optional excursion, you will get close-up insights into northern Norway culture, stunning views from a quarter-mile high and the famed Arctic Cathedral. Explore Tromso Museum, with its exhibits on the Northern Lights and Lapland’s nomadic reindeer herders. Ascend 1,350 feet into the clear Arctic air on the Storsteinen Cable Car, with views that stretch for miles.
On the northernmost coast of mainland Nor way, the quaint fishing village of Honningsvag is your base for exploring the North Cape and experiencing Sami culture and Arctic wonders like the Northern Lights and Midnight Sun. On today’s excursion (optional) you will explore two of Norway’s North Cape fishing villages and a house full of Christmas tr easures. Your tour starts with a driv e through Honningsvag, gateway to the beautiful island of Magerøy, and winds along the Skipsfjord to Kamøyvær, the smallest of the island’s fishing villages.
Onboard, dining is about more than just food. Think ambience, variety and the flexibility to decide when and what you savor. From confectionery delights to California rolls, finger foods to a five-course gourmet meal, a Royal Caribbean cruise is a journey of culinary discovery. The innovative chefs, each trained and certified, will take your palate global with a lineup of complimentary and specialty options.
Your next port of call will be Alesund, one of Norway’s most picturesque and charming fishing ports.
Enjoy a three-hour optional excursion that takes you from the Atlantic Sea-Park to a sightseeing drive around Alesund, enjoying sweeping views of the city from the Hessa viewpoint. 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.
A tiny village tucked inside Norway’s longest fjord, Flåm is known for its storybook setting and the thrilling railroad journey that showcases the surrounding splendors of mountains, waterfalls, calm lakes and bucoclic green valleys. 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.
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
Enjoy your last day aboard. Don’t miss out to shop for variety name-branded items and some last minute duty-free shopping. 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. Once ashore a coach will be in attendance for your transfer to Copenhagen Airport for check in of your return flight to Malta (with transit). For sure, you will bring home with you beautiful memories of amazing places.
|Stavanger (Boat ride Lysefjorden)||€109||€75|
- Return Lufthansa flights to Copenhagen (with transit) including 23Kgs Luggage & hand Luggage
- Return transfers Airport/Port/Airport
- 11-night cruise onboard the Jewel of the Seas 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), but highly recommended
- Gratuities, to be paid prior to cruise at €150 per person
- Excursions & Tour Manager are subject to a minimum of 25 persons reached.