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Northern Lights, Norway & Enchanting European River Cruise Discovery

25 Day Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday with $4000 Bonus Value Including City Stays, Onboard Beverages, Exclusive Package Savings & More

  • Low Deposit $999*pp
  • Exclusive to My Cruises
  • Sail | September 2025

Book By 31 May 2024

Set Sail on 30 September 2025

Product Code: MC-30630

Northern Lights, Norway & Enchanting European River Cruise Discovery

25 Day Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday with $4000 Bonus Value Including City Stays, Onboard Beverages, Exclusive Package Savings & More

  • Low Deposit $999*pp
  • Exclusive to My Cruises
  • Sail | September 2025

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Economy flights to Zurich returning from London

BONUS 2 Night hotel stay to explore Zurich at your leisure
BONUS Scenic rail journey from Zurich to Basel to embark your river cruise

8 Day relaxed luxury Rhine River cruise from Amsterdam onboard Avalon Waterways
Sail in a High Deck Panorama Suite with Open Air Balcony
Enjoy an overnight stay onboard in Amsterdam

Seasonal & locally sourced A La Carte menus across flexible dining venues
Regional wine & beer with lunch & dinner + daily happy hour
Specialty onboard entertainment
BONUS Wifi onboard
BONUS Daily on shore excursions with expert guides
BONUS Prepaid onboard gratuities

BONUS Scenic rail journey from Amsterdam to London
Bonus 3 Night hotel stay to explore London at your leisure
BONUS transfer from London hotel to Southampton Port to embark your ocean cruise

12 Night Northern Lights and Norway Discovery cruise onboard Norwegian Star in an Interior  Stateroom
BONUS Cruise above the Arctic Circle and visit Alta & Tromso with late nights in port for premium Northern Lights viewing opportunities

Onboard dining across a range of complimentary venues
Onboard entertainment including live music & performances
Onboard all port taxes & charges
Onboard prepaid gratuities

BONUS Onboard beverage package with cocktails, spirits, wine, beer and soft drinks
BONUS Onboard Wifi package to stay connected while at sea
BONUS Onboard specialty dining package- enjoy exclusive dining experiences at the Specialty
BONUS US$350 shore excursion credit

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Zurich, Switzerland

Welcome to Zurich, the savvy financial centre of Switzerland! Enjoy this beautiful lakefront city by taking a boat tour or strolling along the Lake Zurich Promenade. Afterwards, duck into a local café to sample some rich fondue and delectable Swiss chocolate. Enjoy a 2-night hotel stay to explore this iconic city.

Basel, Switzerland

Enjoy a scenic rail journey from Zurich to Basel and embark your 8 day river cruise onboard Avalon Waterways today.

Breisach (Black Forest), Germany

Welcome to Breisach, the perfect base to the mysterious Black Forest. This storybook town is the ideal gateway to uncover the wine and food-loving culture of this German region.

Strasbourg, France

Welcome to Strasbourg, the “Crossroads of Europe”. Located on the border of France and Germany, this historic town uniquely blends the traditional culinary and architectural styles of the two nations. Explore Strasbourg’s vibrant cobbled lanes and half-timbered homes, and don’t forget to delight in a pastry (or two!).

Mainz (Heidelberg), Germany

Welcome to Heidelberg, a historic German university town. Don’t miss the incredible ruins of the Renaissance palace, once home to the Imperial Princes. Afterwards, why not sit back and enjoy some local delicacies in the storybook Old Town Square?

Rudesheim - Rhine Gorge, Germany

Welcome to Rudesheim, a quaint town known for its making of Riesling wines. Some of the must-see sights include Drosselgasse – a local laneway lined with shops, taverns and restaurants, Siegfried’s Mechanical Music Cabinet and Brömserburg Castle, home to the Rheingau Wine Museum.

Cologne, Germany

Welcome to Cologne, one of Germany’s oldest and most beautiful cities. A splendid mix of both old and new, spend your visit exploring both the Old Town, with its beautiful squares, local markets and historical monuments, and the modern city, which was rebuilt after World War 2. Plus, don’t miss the magnificent Gothic Cathedral, a World-Heritage listed sight!

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Welcome to Amsterdam, the 17th-century capital of Holland, famed for its picturesque canals, vibrant culture, and architectural delights. Meander through charming neighbourhoods, take a bike ride or explore historic gems like the Anne Frank House and the Hague. Enjoy an overnight stay onboard Avalon Waterways.

London, England

Disembark Avalon Waterways in Amsterdam today and enjoy a scenic rail journey to London. The vibrant capital of the United Kingdom. A hub for lovers of history, fashion, food and art, London hosts an eclectic mix of old and new. No trip is complete without visiting the city’s treasures, enjoying a show on the West End, and tucking into a pub meal. Enjoy a 3-night hotel stay to explore this city.

London (Southampton), England

Embark your 12 night Norway & Northern Lights ocean cruise onboard Norwegian Star in Southampton today.

At Sea

Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by.

Stavanger, Norway

Welcome to Stavanger! This lively city retains a small-town atmosphere, with plenty of museums, stunning architecture, and a scenic waterfront to discover. Explore the cobbled lanes of Old Town, search for vibrant street art and shop and dine along Ovre Holmegate, perhaps Norway’s most colourful street.

Alesund, Norway

Welcome to Alesund! After being devastated by fire in 1904, Alesund’s architecture was rebuilt in Art Nouveau style, setting it apart from other Norwegian cities. Go museum hopping, sample fresh seafood and head up to Fjellstua Viewpoint for incredible views over the city.

At Sea

Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.

Tromso, Norway

Welcome to Tromso, the capital of the Arctic. Encompassed by extraordinary wilderness, Tromso is the ideal place to witness the incredible northern lights in winter and experience the midnight sun in the summer months. Ride the cable car to Mt Storsteinen for panoramic city views, admire the iceberg-shaped Arctic Cathedral and learn about local wildlife at the Polaria Arctic Experience Centre and Aquarium.

Alta, Norway

Welcome to Alta! This Arctic wonderland is the perfect place to explore the great outdoors. Take in the breathtaking views from Alta Canyon, admire the UNESCO protected rock carvings of Hjemmeluft and discover the culture and history of the Sami people.

At Sea

Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.

Kristiansund, Norway

Welcome to Kristiansand, Norway’s southernmost city. A popular holiday spot amongst Norwegians, the nature and history of Kristiansand will leave you enchanted. Be charmed by the quaint wooden houses, search for vibrant street art or simply enjoy some beach time.

Bergen, Norway

Bergen is tucked in between seven fjords, seven mountains and the historic North Sea. This place was home to the Norwegian King and a number of historic events which will come to life through the old streets and ancient architecture.

Haugesund, Norway

Haugesund is an invigorating city, steeped in rich Viking heritage. Outdoor exploration is unlimited here with the Folgefonna Glacier to the north and Preikestolen Mountains situated in the south – this makes for an incredible backdrop. Take a scenic bike ride or hike along one of the many trails on offer in this beautiful city.

At Sea

Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.

London (Southampton), England

Disembark Norwegian Star in Southampton today.  Farewell Europe as you board your flight home or ask us about our flexible flights and extend your stay.

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River Cruise sails 30 September 2025 & Ocean Cruise Sails 10 October 2025

Price based on departing from Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney

Ocean Cruise Upgrade

Upgrade to a Balcony Stateroom onboard Norwegian Star from only $2799 pp

Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.
Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Please note – Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions are subject to change and availability.
Seasonal and/or flight routing surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily.  Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur.

Important – if your cruise holiday package is made up of consecutive back to back sailings, there is a chance that you may be allocated different cabin numbers on each voyage and may be required to change cabins throughout your journey.

Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.

Please note – onboard benefits valued at has been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of enquiry.  Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should onboard gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.

Please note: Flight deviations requested by the traveller incur a fee of $150AUD per person plus any additional airfare and or tax charges.  These will be advised by our Cruise After Sales / Air Department at the time of selecting your flights

Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you have checked the Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.
China, Russia, India, Canada, and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.
For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.

** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at the time of booking.

Product Code: MC-30630

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