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AIDA Cruises, Northern Lights cruise from Kiel, September 1, 2024

AIDA Cruises Norwegian Fjords 14-day route

Cruising from: Kiel, Germany;

Departure Date: 1 September, 2024;

Cruise Line: AIDA Cruises;

Cruise Ship: AIDAbella;

Duration: 14-day cruise;

Ports of Call: Kiel, Haugesund, Leknes, Sortland, Alta, Alta, Tromso, Tromso, Bodo, Stavanger, Kiel;



14-day cruise to Kiel, Haugesund, Leknes, Sortland, Alta, Alta, Tromso, Tromso, Bodo, Stavanger, Kiel on board AIDAbella.

Day 0 Kiel, Germany

Kiel is a port on both sides of the Kiel Fjord, an inlet of the western Baltic Sea, and lies at the eastern end of the Kiel Canal. Kiel has a long shipbuilding and naval tradition but today it is characterised by its vibrant student scene, laid-back lifestyle and urban flair. The city features shipping and ethnography museums, and the Institute of Marine Biology contains an aquarium. The main tourist attraction is the Kieler Woche (Kiel Week) at the end of June, an international regatta and cultural festival.

Day 1 At Sea, At Sea

Wonderful day at Sea.

Day 2 Haugesund, Norway

Haugesund is a vibrant young city touting culture and arts festivals. Among them is the Norwegian International Film Festival or Sildajazz festival, with a mix of local and international artists. While it is possible to explore the city on foot, it may be beneficial to hire a car to see the surrounding area. Discover the Langfoss Waterfall or the Folgefonna Glacier to the north and the Preikestolen Mountains to the south.

Day 3 At Sea, At Sea

Wonderful day at Sea.

Day 4 Leknes, Norway

Located in the Lofoten Islands, Leknes is known as the trading and shopping center of the islands and can cater to a variety of interests. The natural surroundings of the town are regarded to be among the most stunning in Norway, with mountains, peaks, cliffs and white sandy beaches.

Day 5 Sortland, Norway

Sortland, a town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway is a commercial centre and transit hub. Local artist Bjorn Elvenes came up with the idea of turning his home town into a three dimensional artwork using a blue colour palette. Sortland and the Vesterålen region are perfect for observing the spectacular Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) and The Midnight Sun phenomenon.

Day 6 Alta, Norway

Alta is largest town in Norway's Finnmark offers winter adventures, northern lights, midnight sun, mountains, Sami culture, reindeer and World heritage rock carvings. The biggest attraction in town is a collection of Unesco protected rock carvings, dating from around 4200 to 500 BC. Sorrisniva has a 2,500m2 igloo hotel, located just outside the Northern Lights city of Alta, where you will be ideally positioned for seeing the Northern Lights.

Day 7 Alta, Norway

Alta is largest town in Norway's Finnmark offers winter adventures, northern lights, midnight sun, mountains, Sami culture, reindeer and World heritage rock carvings. The biggest attraction in town is a collection of Unesco protected rock carvings, dating from around 4200 to 500 BC. Sorrisniva has a 2,500m2 igloo hotel, located just outside the Northern Lights city of Alta, where you will be ideally positioned for seeing the Northern Lights.

Day 8 Tromso, Norway

Tromso, a city in Norway, is a major cultural hub 350 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle. It's famed as a viewing point for colorful Northern Lights, with a season that last from September throughout March. The city's historic center, on the island of Tromso, is distinguished by its centuries-old wooden houses. Here you find art, history, sophistication, good food and an infamous nightlife in a bustling, tiny city.

Day 9 Tromso, Norway

Tromso, a city in Norway, is a major cultural hub 350 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle. It's famed as a viewing point for colorful Northern Lights, with a season that last from September throughout March. The city's historic center, on the island of Tromso, is distinguished by its centuries-old wooden houses. Here you find art, history, sophistication, good food and an infamous nightlife in a bustling, tiny city.

Day 10 Bodo, Norway

Bodo is a town and a municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Salten and it is the capital of Nordland county. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Bodo.

Day 11 At Sea, At Sea

Wonderful day at Sea.

Day 12 Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger is the gateway to the Norwegian fjords. The city centre of Stavanger is quite compact, with original dockside warehouses and pretty 18th-century streets climbing up from a bustling harbour, which makes it easy to reach most attractions on foot. On your walk you can easily stop by some of the city's many museums, such as the Norwegian Petroleum Museum, Stavanger museum of Fine Arts and the Norwegian Canning museum.

Day 13 At Sea, At Sea

Wonderful day at Sea.

Day 14 Kiel, Germany

Kiel is a port on both sides of the Kiel Fjord, an inlet of the western Baltic Sea, and lies at the eastern end of the Kiel Canal. Kiel has a long shipbuilding and naval tradition but today it is characterised by its vibrant student scene, laid-back lifestyle and urban flair. The city features shipping and ethnography museums, and the Institute of Marine Biology contains an aquarium. The main tourist attraction is the Kieler Woche (Kiel Week) at the end of June, an international regatta and cultural festival.

Sail with AIDA Cruises from Kiel to Norwegian Fjords on board AIDAbella cruise ship. Discover the best of Germany, Norway on this Norwegian Fjords cruise and discover amazing Kiel, Haugesund, Leknes, Sortland, Alta, Alta, Tromso, Tromso, Bodo, Stavanger, Kiel. AIDAbella leaving Kiel, Germany for 14 day from September 1, 2024.


Norwegian Fjords cruise September 2024

Norwegian Fjords cruise from Kiel September 2024


Port order and/or content may vary, please check specific sailing date for details at AIDA Cruises website. Port arrival and departure times are approximate and subject to change without notice. For more information please visit the AIDA Cruises website.