2017 "Viking Homeland" Cruise from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Sail the shimmering waters of Scandinavia and the Baltic on this 12-day cruise. In Helsinki, browse the Stone Age exhibitions in the National Museum of Finland, which include an elk head sculpture carved from soapstone circa 7000 BC. Discover Russia's treasures in St. Petersburg before sailing the spectacular fjords of Norway. Pore over the golden objects recovered from numerous Viking tombs in Stockholm’s splendid Museum of National Antiquities. Ride a bicycle through the medieval walled section of Visby or take a leisurely walk along its inviting cobbled streets. Watch as glassblowers transform glowing, molten glass into beautiful shapes at the Hadeland Glassworks near Oslo and witness breathtaking scenery from your ship as she glides through magnificent Nordic fjords in the legendary homeland of the Vikings.
This 12-day voyage on Oceania will cross the Baltic Sea to Helsinki, and wind through to St. Petersburg, and come back via Tallinn/Estonia, Stockholm & Visby/Sweden, Berlin, and Oslo/Norway before returning to Amsterdam. Departs Copenhagen/Denmark on Tuesday September 12 and returns Sunday September 24 to Amsterdam/Netherlands.
Special shipboard wine programs and land excursions are being offered by Food & Wine Trails.