Swedish Waterways April 29th 2019

Swedish Waterways Cruise

April 29th for 10 Nights

10 Nights

Full Board

April 29th for 10 Nights

Coach transfer to Newcastle for afternoon departure

Swedish Waterways

Cruising on Balmoral

From £1,566 per person


  • Comfortable en-suite accommodation with TV, hairdryer, safe and individually controlled air conditioning
  • All meals throughout your cruise – from five-course a la carte dining to late night snacks
  • Tea and coffee throughout the day and early evening, including morning coffee with biscuits, afternoon tea with sandwiches and cakes, and in-cabin sandwiches and late-night snacks
  • All evening entertainment, including dancing and cabaret shows
  • On board leisure facilities including gym, swimming pools and jacuzzis
  • A choice ofon board activities and lectures
  • Captain’s Drinks Party and Gala Buffet



Named after the Scottish home of the Royal Family, Balmoral is a classically styled ship exuding a welcoming, friendly atmosphere and a warming, home-from-home feel. Capable of carrying up to 1350 guests in pure comfort, Balmoral is the largest and newest ship in the Fred. Olsen fleet but never feels overcrowded, ensuring those on board always enjoy ample space and receive Fred’s renowned personal, attentive service.


A range of dining options are available on Balmoral, with mouth-watering menus to suit all tastes on offer in the elegant restaurants; and the fantastic selection of bars and lounges are perfect for enjoying a pre-dinner drink, sumptuous afternoon tea and superb entertainment. The Marquee Bar has its very own Gin Menu, including a variety of premium gins; while the Observatory lounge offers spectacular panoramic views from the bow of the ship, and also features a glass dance floor designed for late night entertainment. The broad spiral staircase at the heart of the ship is one of Balmoral’s key features, as is the stunning walkways towards the beautiful Ballindalloch Restaurant, which features photographs and paintings from Fred’s private collection.


There’s also a comfy pub with occasional live music or comedy, cabaret and shows in the Neptune Lounge, and the serene Atlantis Spa and Salon, where guests can treat themselves to a range of treatments from manicures to massages – the perfect holiday indulgence. Balmoral also features two swimming pools and bubbling Jacuzzis, ideal for keeping fit and for relaxing in the sunshine.

Monday April 29th 2019 - Newcastle

Coach transfer to Newcastle for afternoon departure.

Tuesday April 30th 2019 - Cruising


Wednesday May1st 2019 - Malmö, Sweden

Rapidly developing while still retaining its old world charm, Malmö is a delight of contemporary attractions blended with the classically-Scandinavian historic districts, including the fine castle and showpiece squares of Stortorget and Lilla Torget in the heart of Gamla Staden.

Thursday April 2nd 2019 - Visby, Sweden

Located on the Swedish island of Gotland, the UNESCO World Heritage Town of Visby is one of the most remarkable in Scandinavia. Known for its incredible scenic beauty and stunning historic sites, the “City of Roses and Ruins” is like a living museum, and is renowned for its well-preserved medieval wall and defensive towers.

Friday and Saturday, April 3rd and 4th 2019 - Stockholm, Sweden*

Sweden’s beautiful capital owes much of its appeal to its unique location. Spread accross 14 islands at the head of the vast archipelago that stretches out into the Baltic, Stockholm’s swathe of parks, gardens and canals are a joy to discover via the city’s large network of bridges.

Sunday April 5th 2019 - Cruising


Monday April 6th 2019 - Gothenburg, Sweden

Situated on Sweden’s west coast, the laid-back seaport of Gothenburg is known as one of the friendliest cities in Europe. Gothenburg offers a vibrancy and fascination through its galleries, museums, boutiques and street cafes.

Tuesday April 7th 2019 - Cruising Swedish Fjords

Today will be spent cruising through the beautiful fjords of Sweden. Sail into two of Scandinavia’s lesser-known waterways – Hakefjorden & Brattöbådan – and enjoy unspoilt views views of rocky cliffs, rugged islands and islets, and delightful towns in Sweden’s beautiful Götaland Country.


Enjoy fantastic views of craggy islands and islets from the decks of your smaller sized ship as it slices through the still blue waters. The lush green fields, dense woodlands, rolling hills and steep cliffs are a stunning backdrop against the serene azure waters.

Wednesday April 8th 2019 - Cruising


Thursday April 9th 2019 - Newcastle

After disembarking the ship, travel home.

* Indicates an anchor/tender port. A small boat known as a ‘tender’ is used to transport the guests from ship to shore, with access via a stepped gangway. On safety grounds wheelchair bound guests or those requiring more than minimal assistance to board/alight a tender will be prevented from going ashore. Please ask for more details if required.

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