Northern Europe Cruises
Opulent castles and stunning natural wonders at every turn.
On a luxury Northern Europe cruise, you’ll discover breathtaking fjords, legendary castles, and iconic monuments at every turn. This fascinating region has everything you could ever want on a vacation, including rich cultural heritage, fantastic cuisine, and spectacular sights. Our cruises to Northern Europe visit stunning ports in the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Russia, and more.
Set sail on an unforgettable journey down the Norwegian Fjords, where you’ll stop in quaint seaside villages and have the chance to marvel at Europe’s largest glacier. Explore the natural wonders of Iceland, including the majestic Godafoss Falls and the legendary Blue Lagoon. Make your way around the bucolic countryside and picturesque landscapes of Ireland and England. Soak in the captivating history and architecture of St. Petersburg, and experience the beauty of the midnight sun during your time in Stockholm and Copenhagen. Embark on an unforgettable European cruise vacation with Celebrity Cruises, voted best cruise line in Europe.
Admire Europe’s most breathtaking natural wonders during one of our Northern European cruises. Experience the serene stillness of Norway’s emerald fjords. Watch gushes of water erupt from the ground at Iceland’s Great Geysir. Marvel at the white cliffs of Dover, or take a hike around Greeland’s stunning hillsides.
From the jaw-dropping beauty of St. Petersburg’s Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood to the Art Deco buildings that line the coast of Alesund, there’s plenty of striking architecture to see during a cruise around Northern Europe. Visit Medieval buildings in Ireland and 17th-century buildings in Estonia. Visit ultra-modern masterpieces in Scandinavia, such as Copenhagen’s Opera House and the Temppeliaukio Church in Helsinki.
Learn all about the lavish life of Europe’s dynasties and aristocracies by visiting the opulent castles they once called home. In Cork, head to the towering Blarney Castle, where mystery and myths abound. Step inside the Royal Palace of Stockholm, one of the largest palaces in all of Europe. While in St. Petersburg, marvel at the gilded residences of Russian tzars by stopping by Catherine’s Palace, the decadent summer home of Catherine I, and Peterhof, which is known as the Russian Versailles.
Experience the magic of the land of fire and ice during a cruise to Reykjavik. Most of our cruises spend an overnight in the Icelandic capital, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the city’s majestic outdoors. Soak in the healing minerals of the Blue Lagoon, kayak down the rapids of the Hvitá River, or go on a 4-wheel drive around a gravel desert.
Feast your senses on modernist design, eclectic cuisine, and historical landmarks in Stockholm. Stroll through the Gamla Stan, where you’ll pass by cozy cafes, restaurants, and the Royal Palace. Learn about one of the world’s most prestigious awards at the Nobel Prize Museum. Visit the only preserved Viking ship on the planet at the Vasa Museum, where you can admire a magnificent 17th-century wooden vessel.
Walk across the gorgeous canals of St. Petersburg, also known as the “Venice of the North,” and make your way around this historic city’s impressive landmarks and opulent palaces. Step inside the State Hermitage, the second-largest art museum in the world. Marvel at the colorful domes of the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood. Get a glimpse of how the Russian tsars once lived by visiting the summer palaces of Peter the Great and his wife, Catherine I.
Our cruises around Northern Europe sail from May until late September on itineraries ranging from seven to 14 nights. Cruises depart from Southampton, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands. Some Northern Europe cruise itineraries include exciting overnights in St. Petersburg, Russia or Reykjavik, Iceland, where you can fully immerse yourself in these fascinating cities.
Find out why we’ve been voted Best Cruise Line in Europe for 10 years in a row on a luxury cruise around Northern Europe with Celebrity Cruises. Not only will you travel to some of the most coveted destinations in this endlessly fascinating region, you’ll also experience the utmost luxury and comfort throughout your vacation.
On a Celebrity cruise, you’ll dine at world-class restaurants with menus crafted by our Michelin-starred chef. Spend restful days at sea enjoying the state-of-the-art spa, peaceful indoor solarium, and refreshing outdoor pool with unrivaled views of the ocean. Take in show-stopping performances featuring music, dance, and dazzling acrobatics at the theater, or dance the night away in one of the onboard lounges. Indulge in impeccable service and unwind in a luxuriously appointed stateroom or suite at the end of each satisfying day. Come discover Northern Europe with Celebrity Cruises.