2023 cruises just launched

NEW CRUISES SETTING SAIL IN 2023

We are excited to announce the launch of new cruises for early 2023, sailings that have been handcrafted by our itinerary planners to get us and our guests back to doing what we love – exploring the world.

On our smaller ships, we'll take you on journeys to experience the scenery and soothing winter warmth of the Canaries; go in search of the Northern Lights amongst Norway's Arctic wilderness; sail some of Europe's finest waterways and much more.

Book now on one of the great selection of cruises below and enjoy either
a FREE Drinks Package Upgrade, or FREE On Board Spend*. 

Bolette
Winter warmth in the Canaries • T2301
Tilbury
03 Jan 2023
14 nights
Las Teresitas, Tenerife,Canary islands,Spain

After a hectic festive period, this winter escape to the Canaries makes for the perfect start to the New Year, an opportunity to relax and refresh yourself at a string of beautiful, sun-kissed destinations.

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    Mediterranean Islands with Cyprus • T2302
    Tilbury
    17 Jan 2023
    19 nights
     Lindos bay, village and Acropolis, Rhodes, Greece

    On your journey across the Mediterranean, experience picturesque sightseeing by sea – on board smaller ship Bolette – and during visits to destinations where you’ll enjoy less-crowded discoveries of famous sites and cultural delights.

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    Wintertime Norwegian Fjords • T2303
    Tilbury
    05 Feb 2023
    6 nights
    Flam Railway, Aurland, Norway

    A wintertime exploration of Norway’s beautiful fjordland is a chance to enjoy a very special seasonal snapshot of the region’s remarkable landscapes, natural wonders and enchanting villages, towns and cities.

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    Bolette
    In Search of the Northern Lights • T2304
    Tilbury
    11 Feb 2023
    12 nights
    Northern Lights in the sky, Tromso, Norway.

    Get closer to the wintertime scenes of Arctic Norway, revel in their seasonal beauty, and seek out the remarkable Aurora Borealis, on a journey of discovery in Europe’s northernmost region.

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    Bolette
    In Search of the Northern Lights in Nine Nights • T2305
    Newcastle
    09 Mar 2023
    9 nights
    Northern Lights Aurora Borealis Alta Norway

    The treasures of Arctic Norway, from the region’s snow-smothered landscapes to its native people and wildlife, are yours to encounter on this magical cruise. You’re in for a winter adventure full of unforgettable experiences!

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    In Search of the Northern Lights in Nine Nights • T2306
    Newcastle
    18 Mar 2023
    9 nights
    Aurora Borealis (Northern lights) on Alta, Norway.

    The treasures of Arctic Norway, from the region’s snow-smothered landscapes to its native people and wildlife, are yours to encounter on this magical cruise. You’re in for a winter adventure full of unforgettable experiences.

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    Balmoral
    Escape to the Canaries • L2305
    Southampton
    24 Mar 2023
    13 nights
    Famous Tropical Botanical Gardens in Funchal town, Madeira island, Portugal

    Simply enjoy some soothing springtime warmth, and discover scenic sights and cultural highlights, as you visit four beautiful islands in the Canaries and Madeira on board Balmoral.

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    Uncrowded Iceland • T2307
    Newcastle
    27 Mar 2023
    10 nights
    Humpback whale, Iceland

    You’ll find early spring is the perfect time to visit; smaller crowds make it easier to seek-out wonders such as those within reach of Reykjavik. You could witness the power of the Gullfoss Waterfall and gushing Geysir hot springs.

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    Balmoral
    Easter on the River Seine • L2306
    Southampton
    06 Apr 2023
    5 nights
    Rouen on the River Seine, France

    A five-night Easter escape on board Balmoral, offering a taste of France at its finest, experienced during hours of serene river cruising and explorations of enchanting cities.

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    Norwegian Fjords Easter Escape • T2308
    Newcastle
    06 Apr 2023
    5 nights
    Beautiful views of Flam, Norway

    Made possible thanks to Bolette’s higher cruising speeds, our expert knowledge of the Olsen family’s homeland, and departing from Newcastle, this short springtime escape packs in plenty of fjordland sights and experiences.

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    Exploring the Nordic Capitals • T2309
    Newcastle
    11 Apr 2023
    10 nights
    Sculpture of Frederik V on Horseback in Amalienborg Square in Copenhagen, Denmark

    Memorable sights and experiences await you on this Nordic exploration, as Bolette takes you to captivating capitals in Norway, Finland, Denmark and Sweden, to explore historical, architectural and cultural highlights.

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    Balmoral
    Cities of Germany via the Kiel Canal • L2307
    Southampton
    11 Apr 2023
    8 nights
    Balmoral cruising the Kiel canal, Germany

    Scenic cruising and city sightseeing make this German jaunt one to remember, with an abundance of attractions and highlights awaiting your discovery on board Balmoral.

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    French Rivers of Normandy and Bordeaux • L2308
    Southampton
    19 Apr 2023
    9 nights
    Aerial view, Bordeaux vineyard, landscape vineyard, France

    During explorations of four captivating cities, and scenic cruising of beautiful waterways, you get to experience the history, culture, beauty and flavours of France to the full.

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    Classic Norwegian Fjords • T2310
    Newcastle
    21 Apr 2023
    7 nights
    Loen, Norwegian Fjords

    This visit to Norway’s fjordland in the spring is a chance to experience the unique seasonal wonder of some of the region’s most scenic waterways and landscapes, with diversions into some of the country's most breath-taking fjords.

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    Bank Holiday Escape to the Netherlands • L2309
    Southampton
    28 Apr 2023
    5 nights
    Spring scene in Amsterdam city. Tours by boat on the famous Dutch canals

    From impressive architectural sights to unique, seasonal delights, discover the highlights of Amsterdam and Rotterdam on this short, yet rewarding break. Plus, experience the springtime splendour of the iconic Keukenhof tulip gardens.

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    Antwerp and Amsterdam in five nights • T2311
    Newcastle
    28 Apr 2023
    5 nights
    Keukenhof gardens in Netherlands

    This escape to two attraction-packed cities in the Netherlands and Belgium makes for a rewarding, Bank Holiday break filled with a feast of sights and scents.

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    Scenic Isles of Scotland • L2310
    Southampton
    03 May 2023
    9 nights
    Puffins on a sea cliff, Scotland

    Balmoral takes you on a discovery of scenic sights and wildlife found close to home, yet off the beaten track, amongst the rugged and remote isles and lochs of Scotland.

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    Explore the Baltic with St Petersburg • T2312
    Newcastle
    03 May 2023
    10 nights
    Grand cascade in Peterhof, St Petersburg, Russia

    Bolette takes you on a journey off the beaten tourist track to explore the beautiful Baltic region and discover cities famed for their historical and cultural highlights.

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    Exploring Baltic Capitals with St Petersburg • L2311
    Southampton
    12 May 2023
    14 nights
    Church of the Resurrection (Savior on Spilled Blood). St. Petersburg

    In their architecture and world-famous landmarks; their cultural and historical highlights; and their scenic, artistic and aesthetic delights, you’ll get to see and fully experience the grandeur of some captivating Baltic cities.

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    Scenic Isles and Lochs of Scotland • T2313
    Newcastle
    13 May 2023
    7 nights
    Puffin perched on a cliff, Scotland

    As you experience unforgettable scenic cruising and exploration ashore amongst rugged Scottish isles and lochs, you’ll discover some of the UK’s most beautiful off-the-beaten-track sights.

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    Classic Norwegian Fjords • T2314
    Newcastle
    20 May 2023
    7 nights
    Nordfjord fjord, mountains, forest and glacier, Norway

    This visit to Norway’s fjordland on board Bolette in the spring is a chance to experience the unique seasonal wonder of some of the region’s most scenic waterways and landscapes.

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    Bank Holiday Escape to Cornwall and Scilly Isles • L2312
    Southampton
    26 May 2023
    5 nights
    Panoramic view on Kynance Cove on the Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall in England, UK

    As you sail this short, yet relaxing and rewarding late-spring journey along England’s south coast and to beautiful, somewhat remote islands, you’re in for a memorable Bank Holiday break, all from the comfort of Balmoral.

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    Norwegian Fjords Bank Holiday Escape • T2315
    Newcastle
    27 May 2023
    5 nights
    Kayaks on the Nærøyfjord, Norway

    The perfect Bank Holiday break, this five-night escape provides a taste of fjordland exploration with Fred. Olsen. Sailing from Newcastle means you won’t have to wait long to experience the beauty of the Norwegian fjords.

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    These Terms and Conditions are in addition to Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ (FOCL) standard Terms and Conditions which are available here, and on request. Both must be read before booking. All offers may be withdrawn or amended at any time without prior notice, cannot be combined, are subject to availability and cannot be applied retrospectively. Cruise descriptions include optional, chargeable experiences that may be enjoyed independently and/or with optional Fred. Olsen Shore Tours. Shore Tours are subject to availability and service operation. Ocean Cruises: Some ports may be at anchor, intermediate days are at sea.

    *Choose either FREE All Inclusive Drinks Upgrade or FREE On Board Spend, applicable to new bookings only, made from 23/06/21, on Bolette & Balmoral 2023 sailings up to 19 nights. Offer is subject to availability. Charters, exclusive sailings and Tour Operator holidays are excluded. Freedom fare terms and conditions apply.

    In addition to above:OR

    FREE All Inclusive Drinks: offer applicable on selected sailings. Free drinks upgrade package comprises of selected house beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks – for terms & conditions, click here. Not combinable with any other offer, including, but not limited to Solo offers, Saver Fares - with the exception of Plain Sailing Guarantee, or Enjoyment Promise. All Inclusive Drinks offer is capacity controlled and subject to availability.

    OR

    On Board Spend: On Board Spend is non-transferrable. No refunds will be given for the credit amount shown. No cash alternative will be given for unused spend. Complimentary or chargeable cabin upgrades, where applicable, will not alter the on board spend value. On board spend is applicable for a maximum of two guests per cabin and is not combinable with any other offer, (with the exception of the Enjoyment Promise. On board spend is capacity controlled and subject to availability. E&OE.