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Norwegian Coastal Cruises with Hurtigruten - departures year-round from Bergen. Hurtigurten’s unique 12-day cruises along Norway's majestic, rugged coast and magnificent fjords, known as "the world's most beautiful voyage," are legendary. Revel in once-in-a-lifetime sightseeing as your vessel calls at 34 ports along Norway’s fjord-filled west coast between Bergen and Kirkenes. The service was formerly marketed in North America as the “Bergen Line” with a fleet of smaller traditional “mail boats.” The 21st century saw the brand name change to Norwegian Coastal Voyage Inc. as it evolved into a larger, more contemporary product. Now, with the unification of the fleet as Hurtigruten Group ASA, the service is known by its original Norwegian name—the Hurtigruten (fast route). The current Hurtigruten fleet maintains 11 ships—both classic and modern vessels carrying 149 to 1,000 passengers—for continuous service on the Norwegian Coastal Voyage, with daily departures year-round. Rates vary with the season. Contact TravLtips for special savings that give you the best rate available. (Restrictions apply.) Packages are also available. Repeater discount and AARP benefit also available. Hurtigruten’s “flexi-rates” vary seasonally – call TravLtips for details and rates.

South & West Greenland & Disko Bay with Poseidon Expeditions aboard the 114-guest, all-suite SEA SPIRIT. Two departures for 2017: May 22 – June 6 for 11 days and June 6 - 16 for 11 days. Cruise Reykjavik to Kangerlussuag and visit Nanotalik, Tasermuit Fjord, Uunartog, Hot Springs, Qarqortog, Hvalsey, Qassiarsuk/Eriksfjord, Paamiut, Nuuk, Itteliq, Sisimiut, Kangerlussuaq, Evighedsfjorden, Aasiaat, Ilulissat, Eqip Sermia Glacier, Uummannaq Fjord, Disko Bay, Qeqertarsuaq and end in Kangerlussuaq. Excursions, landings and presentations by expedition team included. The June 6 departure operates in reverse. Rates from $5795 per person including one-way air between Copenhagen and either Reykyjavik or Kangerlussua and all taxes. July, August 2017 North Pole cruises and Arctic (Greenland, Iceland, Spitzbergen) May through September 2017. Contact TravLtips for details!

Baltic Capitals & St. Petersburg aboard MINERVA May 20 – June 4, 2017 for 16 days, Portsmouth to Stockholm. Depart Portsmouth and first transit the Kiel Canal, Warnemunde (Berlin), Gdansk, Klaipeda, Riga, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki and end in Stockholm. Fares from $5299 per person, double occupancy including shore excursions, entrance fees and tips to guides, ship gratuities, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 shipboard credit.

Grand Seville to the Arctic Circle aboard Voyage to Antiquity’s AEGEAN ODYSSEY June 14 – July 13, 2017 for 30 days. Itinerary: Depart U.S. on overnight flight to Seville and transfer to hotel for a 2-night hotel package with sightseeing then embark ship and sail to Lisbon, Oporto, Vigo, Bordeaux (2 days), Falmouth, Dartmouth, Honfleur, Tilbury (London), Rosyth (Edinburgh), Kirkwall, Heimaey, Reykjavik, Isafjordur, Akureyri, Husavik, Toshavn (Faroes), Lerwich (Shetlands) and end in Tilbury where you will transfer to London for your return flight home. Fares from $8750 per person, double occupancy including round trip air transportation, 9 shore excursions, entrance fees and tips to guides, 2-night Seville hotel package, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive an additional rate concession!

Scandinavian Sojourn aboard Ponant’s LE BOREAL June 17 – 28, 2017 for 11 days, Stockholm to Tromso. Depart Stockholm for Visby (Gotland Island) Copenhagen,Aalbord (Denmark), Bergen, Olden, Helllesylt, Geiranger, Aa (Lofoten Islands), Nusfjord (Lofoten Islands) and end in Tromso. Fares from $5630 per person, double occupancy including “open bar” beverages, ship gratuities, entrance fees and tips to guides, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 per stateroom ship credit!

Myths and Magic of Iceland aboard MINERVA July 1 – 15, 2017 for 15 days, round trip Portsmouth. Sail for Cobh (Cork), Heimaey (Iceland), Reykjavik, Isafjordur, Husavik (Norway), Torshavn (Faroes), Kirkwall (Scotland) and return to Portsmouth. Fares from $4199 per person, double occupancy including shore excursions, entrance fees and tips to guides, ship gratuities, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 per stateroom ship credit!

Portrait of the Emerald Isle aboard MINERVA July 26 – August 9, 2017 for 15 days round trip Portsmouth. Depart for Waterford, Cobh (Cork), Glengariff, Foynes, Galway, Killybegs, Londonderry, Belfast, Dublin and return to Portsmouth. Fares from $3599 per person, double occupancy including shore excursions including entrance fees and tips to guides, ship gratuities, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 per stateroom ship credit!

Mediterranean

Escape to the Mediterranean aboard Swan Hellenic’s MINERVA August 9 – 22, 2017 for 13 days. Sail from Portsmouth to St. Helier (Jersey), L’Orient (France), La Pallice (France), St. Jean de Luz (France), Bilbao (Spain), Oporto Portugal), Seville and end in Malaga. Fares from $3399 per person, double occupancy including shore excursions including entrance fees and tips to guides, ship gratuities, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 per stateroom ship credit!

Grand Voyage to Rome aboard Voyage to Antiquity’s AEGEAN ODYSSEY August 19 – September 17, 2017 for 30 days. Itinerary: Depart the U.S. on an overnight flight to London and transfer to hotel for a 2-night stay with sightseeing before transferring to ship and sailing to Honfleur, St. Malo, Montoir de Bretagne, La Rochelle, Bordeaux (2 days with 1-night hotel stay in Amboise), La Coruna, Oporto, Lisbon Cadiz, Malaga, Valencia, Barcelona Carcassonne, Marseilles, Monte Carlo (2 days), Portofino, Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Rome and transfer to hotel for a 2-night stay with sightseeing before transferring to airport for your return flight home. Fares from $8795 per person, double occupancy including round trip air transportation, 19 shore excursions, entrance fees and tips to guides, 2-night London hotel package, 2-night Rome hotel package, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive an additional rate concession!

Treasures of the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic Seas aboard MINERVA September 3 – 17, 2017 for 15 days. Depart Genoa for Marina di Carrara, Portoferraio, Bastia (Corsica), Civitavecchia (Rome), Olbia (Sardinia), Cagliari (Sardinia), Lipari, Syracuse, Kotor (Montenegro), Venice and end in Trieste. Fares from $3299 per person, double occupancy including shore excursions including entrance fees and tips to guides, ship gratuities, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive up to $100 per stateroom ship credit!

Ancient Greece, Sicily & Spain October 16 – November 2, 2017 for 19 days aboard AEGEAN ODYSSEY. Itinerary: After arrival in Athens you will enjoy a 2-ngith hotel package with sightseeing before embarking ship in Piraeus and sailing to Santorini, Heraklion, Valletta, Palermo (2 days), Trapani, Cartagena, Malaga, Cadiz, Seville (overnight) and transfer to hotel for a 2-night stay in Seville. Fares from $4995 per person, double occupancy including round trip air transportation, 12 shore excursions, entrance fees and tips to guides, 2-night Athens hotel package, 2-night Seville hotel package, port fees and guest speaker program onboard. TravLtips guests receive an additional rate concession!

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