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Voyages and cruising in the Arctic

Welcome to our first edition of Nordlight lights, whales and sails. The end of october is one of the best periods to see the northern lights from our windows looking northwest, and the beginning of november is when killer whales reach our shores for their herring dinner. So we decided to offer an amazing week to our guests, with nights …

Quando: crociere di 7 giorni e 8 notti giorni con partenze il il 20 febbraio 2021, e one way da Bodo a Tromso dall 1 al 12 marzo, via Senja. Successivamente partenze ogni 10 giorni a partire dal 13 marzo da Tromso. Nei mesi di luglio e agosto ritorno alle Lofoten e partenze ogni 10 giorni da Bodo. Aeroporto: Bodo fino …

Le crociere della luce hanno un programma e un itinerario gestito di volta in volta in base al tempo per ottimizzare le ore di navigazione per sfruttare al massimo la splendida luce del giorno, e passando le notti in porticcioli isolati e lontani dal mondo per godersi appieno le Aurore Boreali Informazioni pratiche Quando: crociere di  giorni con partenze il …

In the wake of the Covid19 situation, NordlightX has decided to propose special ‘social distance’ cruises to its Scandinavian guests. Our collection of cruises in the Lofoten and Steigen area offers:– a unique selection of secluded and ‘off the beaten track’ moorings and anchorages to minimize risks;– private boat cruises only;– quarantined captain and cook.We will also pay particular attention …

Good marketing can leave many victims. The Lofoten archipelago surged to the top of numberless top-ten lists with its extravagant peaks and adrenalinic wilderness, and travellers just cannot wait to get there. To do so they have several options: private transport talibans can use cars, motorbikes or sailboats. And in  all these cases they need to cross the Vestfjorden from …

The Lyngen peninsula is almost completely surrounded with a road, with the exception of the North eastern side. So if you are looking for a mountain where the only tracks will be yours, you have to sail somewhere else. Not far, actually, but far enough to need your own private boat. A few islands offer challenging mountains, Amazing views and …

Our Northern Light experiences are based in the island of Senja and in a small and exclusive islet in the Lofoten archipelago. Accomodation in Senja is sailboat based, while in the Lofoten it’s private resort based. Sailboat Aurora tours. Aurora hunting from a sailboat has the great advantage that our guests can enjoy the view from the boat, meaning that …

Nordlight X provides insights, experiences and travels in high latitudes. All our journeys are tailor made. Sailing the Lofoten Archipelago, for sailors who sailed almost everywhere without knowing they just missed the best sea. Sail and ski in the Lyngen Alps and outer Islands, ski-sailing expeditions for all levels of expertise who dream of virgin powder Digital detox in the …

This article is a first of a series of ‘Blues’, images and stories where we try to convey not only the colour of the sea but also the ‘mood’ of a place, in this case of the Lofoten archipelago in northern Norway. The sea is like a white noise, the texture of a sheet of paper where nature draws its …

Nothing beats skialpinism and its fascinating mixture of Romanticism and adrenaline, the skialper says. And how right he is, the mountains and the world all to himself, for he can wander freely where mere mortals would not dare, condemned to squeeze in sad mountain resorts and overcrowded slopes. Yes, when summer arrives, one can charter a boat in Croatia, just …