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Cruises to Svolvær


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Top Svolvær Cruises

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2024 No-Fly Land of the Midnight Sun & Summer Solstice

Caribbean Princess 14 Jun 2024 16 nights No-Fly Cruise Southampton

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Itinerary: Southampton, England - Stavanger - Olden - Tromso - Alta - Honningsvag (North Cape) - Svolvaer - Trondheim - Andalsnes - Bergen - Brussels/Bruges (Zeebrugge) - Southampton, England
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2025 No-Fly Land of the Midnight Sun & Summer Solstice

Emerald Princess 17 Jun 2025 16 nights No-Fly Cruise Southampton

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Itinerary: Southampton, England - Bergen - Olden - Svolvaer - Honningsvag (North Cape) - Alta - Tromso - Trondheim - Andalsnes - Edinburgh (South Queensferry), Scotland - Southampton, England
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No-Fly 2025 Norway's Islands & Mountainous Vistas

Balmoral 17 Jun 2025 10 nights No-Fly Cruise Edinburgh (Rosyth)

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Itinerary: Rosyth - Leknes, Lofoten Islands - Svolvær, Lofoten, Norway - Tromsø, Norway - Sortland, Vesterålen, Norway - Kristiansand, Norway - Rosyth
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What to see in Svolvær

When you set foot in Svolvær, you're not just in a picturesque fishing village; you're at the very heart of the Lofoten Islands, a region renowned for its unparalleled beauty and rich cultural experiences.

Located just a short walk from the port, this museum is a hidden gem offering a deep dive into the dramatic history of World War II. The Lofoten War Museum boasts an extensive collection of artefacts, making it one of the most comprehensive World War II museums in Norway. Visitors can witness a range of exhibits, from uniforms and weapons to personal items that belonged to the soldiers. Each artefact tells a story, providing insight into the challenges, heroism and realities of wartime Norway. The museum's displays are thoughtfully curated, providing a poignant reminder of the sacrifices made during this tumultuous period. Whether you're a history enthusiast or just someone keen on understanding Norway's past, this museum is an enlightening stop.

Svolvær's unique geographical location means it's one of the best places to witness two of nature's most extraordinary spectacles: the Midnight Sun and the Northern Lights. If you're visiting in the summer months, take a Midnight Sun hike. Several local tour operators offer guided treks to nearby peaks, where you can witness the sun, refusing to set, casting a magical golden hue over the landscapes below. It's not just about the destination, but the journey itself—walking under the ethereal light, with panoramic vistas of fjords and mountains, is an unforgettable experience.

One might wonder what a bar made entirely of ice has to do with cod. But in Svolvær, these two come together in a uniquely Arctic experience. The Magic Ice Bar pays tribute to the significance of cod fishing to the region, with stunning ice sculptures depicting scenes of fishermen, boats and the majestic fish itself. Don your provided warm poncho and gloves, and step into a world where even your drinking glass is made of ice. As you sip on creatively crafted cocktails, take a moment to appreciate the artistry around you. Each sculpture, illuminated by soft lighting, tells a story of the town's longstanding relationship with the sea and its bounties. It's a chilly experience, but it's also a heartwarming homage to the Lofoten Islands' proud heritage.


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