Northern Lights Cruise

Magellan Cruise Review to Scandinavia

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 6
Helpful Votes: 54

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
Magellan

Baltic Cities & St Petersburg

Sail date: February 19, 2020

Ship: Magellan

Cabin number: 6011

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

overall was worth it as we saw the Northern lights, enjoyed the snow, would be a different country to visit in summer

Embarkation

1 out of 5
very poorly organised, extra time spent because of the Corona Virus but not enough staff for the check

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
food was great, drink service ok a bit slow at times

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
trivia..... ok, not a big ship also too cold for outdoor activities

Entertainment

3 out of 5
mostly OK, comedian/magician needs to retire

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
room staff were great as always

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
continual cleaning going on because of the corona virus, but older style of ship and it shows

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
did not locked the beds together

Ports of call

Rotterdam, Netherlands

5 out of 5
did a bus tour, was well covered with the guide

Alesund, Norway Did not visit port

port cancelled as ship was a day late

Tromso, Norway Did not visit port

port cancelled as ship was a day late

Alta

5 out of 5
larger port, was snowing, did a dog sled , was excellent

Honningsvag, Norway

4 out of 5
small port, worth a visit

Trondheim, Norway

5 out of 5

Andalsnes, Norway

3 out of 5
called in on Sunday, nothing opened until 12.00.......... shared a taxi and went to the Troll wall, cheaper than the boat

Bergen, Norway

5 out of 5
did the cable car and ice bar, big town , enjoyed

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
well arranged
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