The Hurtigruten Ship was excellent. the cabin was clean warm and comfortable but compact. The staff were very friendly , helpful and efficient. The restaurant served excellent food with a good choice. Due to covid restrictions there was plenty of checks and mask wearing. There were a lot of friendly people on board with jigsaws […]…
Going to Chile during a pandemic meant jumping through more hoops than a circus dog. Credit to Hurtigruten though, when they got us from the Chilean authorities, our progress to the ship was smooth and safe whilst navigating the final regulations. As we sipped our welcome champagne on board Roald Amundsen, even the thought of […]…
I was fortunate to be on board the first ‘showcase’ sailing around the British Isles, and what a stylish ship she turned out to be. On boarding in Tilbury, the ship’s classy Scandinavian design was immediately evident – it’s definitely a class above Hurtigruten’s older-style vessels….
Expedition and environment were the two buzzwords at Hurtigruten’s media launch in London this month with the promise of greener expedition cruise ships and an exciting new programme of Dover departures….
Hurtigruten are best known for their polar cruises visiting Antarctica, Greenland and Spitzbergen. Their classic voyage along the Norwegian coast has been called the world’s most beautiful cruise and when you do it you can see why. It is not so well known that as the ship’s reposition from the Arctic and Antactica, and vice versa, each year that you can take cruises along the route….
New York City to Newfoundland. As Pat Richardson discovered on an Eastern Seaboard cruise, sights to see ranged from whales to witches – and more….
Pat Richardson sailed into the world’s largest fjord system and saw the world’s northernmost active volcano on an voyage with Hurtigruten. Read more….
Hurtigruten’s MS Finnmarken from Bergen to Kirkenes, Norway just a few miles from the Russian border. Read the review at Silver Travel Advisor….
Travel writer Robin Mead enjoyed his Norwegian coastal voyage so much that he did the trip twice. Here he reports on “a cruise with a difference”. Read more….
On small ships, visiting remote, glacial locations in Norway, the Arctic and Antarctica, Hurtigruten will take you on the voyage of a lifetime….