Hot & Cold on Top of the World

About the excursion

Release your endorphins in the world's northernmost fishing village! Warm up inside a brand-new Arctic sauna before taking a refreshing dip into the cold waters of the Barents Sea.

Direction: Northbound

Disembarkation port: Honningsvåg

Embarkation port: Honningsvåg

Time: 11:15 - 14:00

Meal: Waffles and hot drink

Level: 2 (Read more)

Season: All year round

Min/max persons: 10 - 16

Booking reference: HVGN7

Price: Price list

You descend safely into the water, using a staircase from the dock. Lifebuoys and supervising staff will ensure a safe experience. There are separate changing rooms, showers, and restrooms for both men and women. A bathrobe, towel, and slippers are included in the price, but you are required to bring your own swimwear. You will also be served waffles and a hot drink during your visit to the Julehuset (The Christmas House).

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Enjoy an exotic, serene, and relaxing sauna experience under the dancing northern lights or the midnight sun.

The sauna is equipped with both a wood stove and an electric oven, wooden benches of various heights, and slate cladding.

Afterward, you can rejuvenate your body and spirit with a refreshing ice bath in the Arctic Barents Sea or in a pile of snow! As a testament to this impressive feat, you will receive an exclusive 'Arctic Swimming Diploma.'

Finally, you are invited inside Heidi's delightful Christmas House, where you will be served hot waffles and Norwegian 'gløgg' or coffee, and you can also shop for Christmas items.

Cape Marina i Skarvåg - Hot & Cold

North- and southboundRound Voyage

Bergen → Kirkenes → Bergen

Havila castor seen from Skageflå in the Geirangerfjord. Photo: Oclin

NorthboundVoyage North

Bergen → Kirkenes

North cape

North- and southboundRound Voyage Trondheim

Trondheim → Kirkenes → Trondheim


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