CLOSE-UP BÅTEN, Europe's craziest heavy metal cruise, will leave
Stockholm, Sweden, on September 18 for Turku, Finland, and return the
Buy your tickets by calling Tallink Silja, the shipping company, at
+46 8 666 33 33. Unfortunately, fans from abroad can't order tickets
to the cruise via the internet. When placing your order, don't forget
to include the booking code: CLOSE. All concerts, heavy
metal disco and heavy metal karaoke are included in the price.
For questions about bookings, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that the age limit on Close-Up Båten is 18 years.
Photo: Daniel Falk
September 18, 2013
Included in the price:
- a return trip in the cabin of your choice.
A Fuel Surcharge Rate of 18 SEK per person is added onto all bookings.
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price SEK / person
M/S Galaxy can easily accommodate 1.800
passengers. There are four different restaurants, five bars (of which
one is open 24 hours), three tax free shops and an excellent sauna
information here: http://www.tallinksilja.com/en/web/int/galaxy-siljaline-cruise-ship
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Check-in is at Värtaterminalen, Stockholm, Sweden. Map:
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Check-in opens in terminals 1,5 hours before and closes 20 minutes before departure, after which time there is no admittance to ship. Passengers with a vehicle must check-in at latest 1 hour before departure in car check-in. The reservations for passengers or vehicles arriving later than these times are no longer valid.
Passengers must prepare for security checks in the terminals, where they should be able to provide valid proof of identity, such as:
ID card with photo, granted after 1.3.1999 (excluding temporary ID cards)
The obligation to provide proof of identity applies to all passengers, including those not required to present actual travel documents (see Passport and visa regulations). Those unwilling or unable to provide proof of identity and/or announce their identity upon request will not be allowed on board.
Metro: red line towards Ropsten and get off at Gärdet station, and
from there walk or take bus No. 1 to the Frihamn terminal.
Local SL-buses No. 1, 72 and 76 go to the Frihamn terminal.
See SL:s web site for schedules, or call +46 8 600 10 00.
Bus transfer from the City Terminal (bus stop Vasagatan 16, opposite
side of Centralstation) to the Frihamn terminal. Duration
approximately 20 minutes. Bus connection provided
by: Interbus AB, Stockholm, tel 08-727 90 00.
You can buy tickets in the bus. Prices / one way: 35 SEK
With own vehicle:
From Northgate and Roslagstull follow signs E20N and
the signs Frihamnen. On Tegeluddsvägen follow the signs showing the
way to Frihamn terminal.
Do you want to recieve information about upcoming Close-Up Båten cruises? Do you have anything you'd like to discuss with your fellow Close-Up Båten enthusiasts? Join the Close-Up Båten group on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/groups/174711052066/
You can also attend this event on Facebook, if you'd like. Find it here: https://www.facebook.com/events/504297776362418/?fref=ts
If you've got any further questions, don't hesitate to call Close-Up on + 46 8 462 02 14 or mail us at email@example.com.
Tallink Silja has got a "Good to know" section which you should check out prior to your trip: http://www.tallinksilja.com/en/mainMenu/usefulInformation/
Close-Up is Scandinavia's premier metal magazine (distributed and sold
in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland). It’s published 11 times per
year and features a free, exclusive covermount CD in every issue.
Close-Up was established 1991.
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SE-102 69 Stockholm
Phone: +46 8 462 02 14