Uncover The Legends Of Scandinavia
Fjords. Lapland. Heroic Vikings. There’s something legendary and almost mystical about the seas of Scandinavia, following the paths of the Vikings and the Nordic tribes through the northern seas, stopping by magnificent port cities and seeing spectacular landscapes along the way.
Let us design a journey that will allow you to explore Scandinavia in the lap of luxury and become a modern day Viking explorer abroad your own private yacht.
DAY ONE: The Haunting Beauty Of Iceland.
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A sophisticated global city like Reykjavik surrounded by eerily beautiful landscapes, hot springs, volcanoes, glaciers, and northern lights depending on the season (thanks to its proximity to the Arctic Circle), Iceland makes for a memorable start to the trip of a lifetime. Everyone should enjoy the milky blue waters of the geothermal Blue Lagoon spa, which is centered in the middle of a lava field; for the evening there is the nightlife of Reykjavik and excellent growing gourmet dining scene that’s becoming one of the hottest aspects of visiting Scandinavia in general.
DAY TWO: The Stunning Sights Of Norway.
Norway is known for its incredible landscapes, rugged fjords carved out of the mountainsides through centuries of waves crashing against them. With the Aurora Borealis reflecting above these incredible vistas, the astonishing wildlife, and cities like Oslo, Trondheim, and Bergen Bergen that are at once utterly modern and rooted in the country’s heritage, you’ll have all sorts of thrilling moments on board your private yacht and exploring the country while its docked in each port.
Adventurous types can enjoy downhill and cross country skiing, trekking, and other polar expeditions along with day trips to the Svalbard archipelago, Bear Island, and Jan Mayen as well.
DAY THREE: Cosmopolitan Culture In Copenhagen.
Next you and your guests will disembark in the port city of Copenhagen, with its distinctive harbor complete with the famous Little Mermaid statue, which welcomes visitors to this city with its unique dichotomy between contemporary design, modern liberal ideals, and medieval history. With sandy beaches, the Tivoli amusement park, and plenty of Michelin starred restaurants at the cutting edge of molecular gastronomy and farm-to-table cooking, Copenhagen offers something that will delight everyone.
DAY FOUR: Style And Substance in Sweden.
Continuing your Scandinavian journey involves sailing northeast to Sweden, where you can explore the capital city of Stockholm and its iconic Swedish design and museums, the lush gardens of Gothenburg, the luxurious resort of Marstrand, the Koster Islands, and the medieval city of Lysekil, finally ending in Visby, the largest island in Sweden known for its rugged scenery and glowing sunsets.
DAY FIVE: The Splendor Of Lapland In Finland.
The last country on your Viking voyage is Finland, where the traditions and culture of Lapland have hardly changed over the centuries. Cross-country skiing, fishing, canoeing, and hiking are all possible in and around the country’s many lakes; for more cosmopolitan pursuits, Helsinki offers creative modern dining, shopping, and museums. Finally, there is the ancient city of Turku, an idyllic medieval village surrounded by the Aland Islands archipelago, complete with traditional architecture that’s highlighted by the Northern Lights, making it the archetypal Scandinavian destination and the perfect ending to an unforgettable trip.
Is becoming a modern Viking your dream come true? Y Experience it now – we’ll make it happen. We’d love to develop a seafaring plan that will have you exploring the Nordic high seas ensconced in luxury and ready for every adventure that comes your way.