Press release


Tuesday 6 August 2013

The flags will be flying across Norway in 2014 as the country celebrates the bicentenary of its constitution. With a programme of Saga cruises to choose from there can be no better time to visit this land of natural beauty

The Fabulous Fjords
Music and mountains, fjords and fabulous fun will make Saga Pearl II’s sailings to Norway all the more special in 2014. Three departures offer different dance options with Motown on May 1,
60s music on June 15 or sounds of the 70s on August 15. Bergen, Geiranger, Skjolden and Haugesund are the ports of call on this cruise from Dover.
Price: 7 nights from £909.

Fjordland Gems
Do you love the sounds of the Rat Pack? Smooch along the fjords on Saga Sapphire, calling in at Bergen, Olden, Flam and Stavanger during the day and in the evening celebrate music inspired by the kings of cool.
Price: 7 nights, sailing from Dover on July 1, from £876

Discover Sorfjord
Sorfjord is one of the lesser-known beauty spots in Norway and Saga Sapphire’s cruise will be all the more unusual as you enjoy music and concerts in some remarkable locations.  Hardanger Music Festival will perform a concert on board against with a backdrop of breathtaking mountains. You will also have the chance to visit the former homes of composer Edvard Greig and violinist Ole Bull.
Price: 7 nights from £909. Sail from Dover on June 2 calling at Bergen, Ulvik, Eidfjord and Odda.

Nordic Notes
Opera buffs will love this themed cruise with behind-the-scenes insights form Barry Steward, the Royal Opera House tour manager. Enjoy arias, duets and ensembles as the Saga Sapphire passes mountains and remote villages. Passengers can also look forward to a memorable musical performance in Norway’s oldest opera house.
Price: 9 nights from £1136. Depart from Dover on September 2.