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Northern Europe and Scandinavia

Escape to the far reaches of the world to lands of myth and wonder. From cool capitals like Reykjavík and Helsinki to the peaceful landscapes of Finland, Northern Europe has it all. Cruise the North Atlantic to the Faroe Islands and Iceland, explore landscapes of inimitable beauty by land and sea, or go in search of the Northern LIghts in Lapland.
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Northern Europe & Scandinavia

Northern Europe is brimming with exciting experiences. Dine in Lappish-style huts in Finland. Cruise along Iceland's dramatic coast. Admire stunning scenes at Geiranger Fjord in Norway.

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Travel Styles

We understand that one type of holiday does not fit all, so we’ve created a range of travel styles. A selection of ways you can explore the world. Some cover the must-see sights. Some go more in-depth. And sometimes we mix two styles into the one journey. We often offer multiple travel styles in the one destination, ensuring your experience is perfectly aligned with why you want to go, your interests, and your fitness level.

All-Inspiring. All taken care of. Always

From the moment you depart to the moment you return, everything you need is included in the trip price you pay. Which means you’re 100% free to make the most of every moment, without the hassle of wondering what it’s all going to cost.

Signature Experiences

These are the stand-out moments, carefully designed to help you experience Northern Europe and Scandinavia in far greater depth.
A couple taking a selfie overlooing harbour, Norway
View of Finland Hotel Kamp Helsinki

Luxury Stays

More than just places to sleep, our hotels and onboard suites are experiences in their own right. We have it all on offer.
Vodka lunch of a Sandwich

Luxury Dining

The dining experiences on offer will not disappoint. Michelin-starred restaurants. Family-owned estates. Cooking classes. Plus on our ships, a fine selection of beverages are included.
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Luxury Service

An APT cruise or tour director is always present, while local experts join you along the way. Relax while we take care of all the details.
Copenhagen, Denmark on the Nyhavn Canal

Freedom of Choice

Discover our Freedom of Choice experiences, where you can mix and match a wide selection of cultural, culinary, historical and active experiences.

Best-in-Class Fleet

MS AmaReina passing Durnstein in Austria

Concerto River Ships

APT’s award-winning Concerto River Ships represent a revolution in ship design. With custom-designed Twin Balcony Suites and spacious public areas, they’re perfect for gliding along Europe’s grand rivers. 
Hebredian Sky ship sailing through Fjords in Norway

Hebridean Sky

The MS Hebridean Sky offers superior comfort and spectacular views and allows you to be right in the heart of the action. Unlike larger vessels, there’s no need to wait around for your turn on the Zodiacs.

Delight in every detail

Couple pushing their bikes in Bamburg, Germany

Your Journey to Europe

Travel in comfort and style with our preferred airline partners, Emirates and Singapore Airlines. APT offers flight-inclusive packages on select Europe River Cruises, with options to upgrade to Business Class. Save on your fare and let us take care of everything.
View of friends eating dinner in Bierhal in Bamberg, Europe

Small Ship Travel Tips

Discover the information you will want to know before departing on your ocean adventure, from the dress code to what to expect on a day of cruising.

Unique Experiences

Northern Lights

As you go looking for the Northern Lights, be treated to unique experiences that showcase the very best of Lapland and the Arctic Circle region.
Northern-lights-lapland, Norway


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OneTomorrow, a not-for-profit initiative of the APT Travel group, supports five charities in Australia. Through guest and workplace giving programs, and a range of fundraising efforts, we aim to raise awareness for Rural Aid, Wunan Foundation, Royal Flying Doctor Service, TreeProject and Rainforest 4 Foundation.