The Hurtigruten, a Norwegian passenger and freight line, sails almost the entire length of the country from Bergen to Kirkenes and back, and has been called the "World's Most Beautiful Sea Voyage". Serving the isolated towns and villages dispersed throughout the shoreline and fjords of Norway's western coast, the Hurtigruten allows passengers to experience the hidden beauty of Norway's coast and view a handful of extended ports.
St. Peter Line visa free cruises to St. Petersburg, Russia continue to be a great success. Five Stars of Scandinavia is agent for St. Peter Line; our staff knows the cruises and ships, and are able to answer your questions regarding procedures, customs, visa free etc. Two ships, Princess Maria and Princess Anastasia, connect St. Petersburg with Baltic Sea ports Helsinki, Stockholm, Tallinn and St. Petersburg. One-way or round trip cruises are visa free, allowing a stay of up to 3 days, 72 hours, in St. Petersburg. Passengers can enjoy Cruise and Hotel packages with one or two night hotel stays in St. Petersburg, and may add private sightseeing tours, excursions and transfers to make the most of their visit.
Five Stars of Scandinavia offers cruises in the Arctic, the North Atlantic Ocean and the Antarctica. Venture to the Arctic Sea, Greenland, Iceland, the Norwegian Fjords, or Spitsbergen for Polar Bear encounters. Explore Antarctica to experience the planet's last untouched continent with its incredible wildlife including seals, penguins, and whales. Sail to remote Falkland Islands, the stunning landscapes of South Georgia, and as far south as the Antarctic Circle.
We are pleased to offer river cruises – the Viking Way! Journey into the heart of the world's greatest cities with award-winning Viking River Cruises, the world's leading river cruise company, offering scenic cruising along the rivers of Europe, Russia, China, Southeast Asia and Egypt. Sail directly to the heart of many destinations, explore riverside towns and cities. Cruise on Viking Longships with state-of-the-art engineering, design and elegance; experience the completely refurbished Viking Rurik, Viking Helgi, Viking Ingvar and Viking Truvor, by far the best river cruise ships in Russia. All-inclusive pricing, comfortable deluxe accommodations, intimate ships, delicious cuisine, daily guided shore excursions, exemplary service all add up to an unforgettable vacation.
The Göta Canal, Sweden's blue ribbon, is one of the most remarkable waterways in the world and one of the communication links between Sweden's two largest cities, Gothenburg and Stockholm. Sail along the 118 mile Göta Canal, passing over 60 locks, eight lakes, three canals, and two seas on the historic shipping route. A cruise on one of the historic canal boats is like journeying into another world.