Cruise Northern Norway & Svalbard

8 Oct “Our Northernmost Life”

The Perleporten Kulturhus cultural centre in Honningsvåg is located in the former chapel in the municipality of Nordkapp, one of the first buildings built in the area after World War II.

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8 Oct Golf beneath the Northern Lights or Midnight Sun?

Lofoten Links is a spectacular 18-hole championship golf course with an idyllic location in the beautiful Lofoten Islands. The location by the ocean with an unobstructed view to the north and the Midnight Sun makes playing and walking the course a majestic experience. In winter, the Northern Lights often dance in the night sky (photo).

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8 Oct More efficient approach to Tromsø

The Norwegian government is investing NOK 60 million to improve the efficiency of the seaward approach to the Port of Tromsø. This measure will particularly benefit cruise traffic as it will allow all large ships to sail through the strait of Kvalsundet north of Tromsø.

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8 Oct Pullmantur making new turnarounds in 2016

After this year’s success with turnaround operations in Northern Norway, Spanish cruise line Pullmantur has decided to repeat the operations in the northernmost part of Europe.

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25 Sep New shore excursions at Spitsbergen

Spitsbergen Travel is to offer three new shore excursions for cruise passengers visiting the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard in 2016.

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8 Sep CNNS at Seatrade Europe

Cruise Northern Norway & Svalbard  will be well represented at Seatrade Europe in Miami  9 – 10, 2015. You will find us at Cruise Norway’s booth # 209.

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13 Aug Successful cooperation between the tourism industry and researchers

Blue-whales in Isfjorden in June, polar-bears feeding on dolphins, a white humpback whale in the North Atlantic, and a polar bear cub riding on his mother’s back to cross open water. These are some of the interesting sightings that cruise ship operators have seen and jointly reported to the scientific literature in partnership with the Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI). The valuable cooperation between the tourism industry and researchers is helping to increase knowledge about the Arctic environment during this time of rapidly changing conditions.

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15 Jun 18 hole links world class course opens 2015

When the 18 hole links world class course opens July 2015 in the world’s most beautiful islands, it will make this a “must visit” location also for golfers.

The experience at Lofoten Links is completely unrivalled, offering Midnight sun golfing daylight and 24-hour tee-off during the summer months of May through July, in surroundings reminiscent of a classic Scottish links. The sea is an integral feature on 9 of the new 18 holes, with some world class golf holes. The course, uniquely situated 95 miles north of the Arctic Circle at 68 degrees latitude, makes every golfer’s dreams a reality!

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15 Jun Meet the Vikings at Borg in Lofoten

Starting summer 2015, the Vikings at Borg in Lofoten now offers better experiences for guests with less time when visiting Lofotr.

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14 Jun Lofoten Cruise Manual

In future CNNS will have an even stronger focus on presenting innovative shore excursions with a focus on nature-based experiences. Consequently, we will prioritise our resources such as newsletters and other marketing material on small and large experiences in a region which more than any is “Powered by Nature”.

Click on this link to download the Lofoten Cruise Network’s product manual.

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