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Explore the seventh continent in late 2021 to 2023. With our Discover Antarctica Sale and Book With Confidence offer, you can plan the expedition of your dreams worry free.


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Book with confidence

We know that booking an Expedition Cruise or Norwegian Coastal Voyage during this time of travel restrictions and uncertainty can feel risky. To take that risk away from you, we’re adopting a new rebooking policy for all our 2021 cruises. This new policy will work side by side with our customer-centric cancellation and refund policy for all 2021 and 2022 cruises.

Free change of date rebooking on 2021 cruises

For peace of mind you can rebook your 2021 cruise to 2021 or 2022. No rebooking fee, No stress.

Easy refund on 2021 or 2022 cruises

Impacted by COVID? Then contact us to discuss a refund, including the previously non-refundable deposit. Less a cancellation fee.

Discover Antarctica

A truly once-in-a-lifetime destination, Antarctica is unique due to its untouched scenery of icebergs and glaciers. It’s a frozen, otherworldly landscape teeming with curious and fearless wildlife such as penguins, seals, whales and birds. If exploring the Great White Continent is high on your bucket list, now is your chance to secure sensational savings with Hurtigruten’s Discover Antarctica Sale, available on a range of itineraries from late 2021 through to 2023.

With one of the lowest CO2 footprints of all expedition voyages to this region, sail aboard MS Fridtjof Nansen, the latest addition to our fleet. Plan the expedition of your dreams worry free, along with our Book With Confidence. No rebooking fees, easy refunds, no stress*. Embark on an adventure unlike any other with the leader in Antarctic expedition cruises.

Our Exclusive Northern Lights Promise

Northern Norway is one of the best, and most reliable, places in the world to see the northern lights. We sail in the auroral zone above the Arctic Circle, an area of intense northern lights activity around the North Pole. That means more chances to see the aurora multiple times in multiple locations. The northern lights season lasts from 1 October to 31 March within this region. We are so confident that the lights will appear on your voyage with us in this period, that we make our guests this exclusive promise. If the lights don’t appear, we will give you a six- or seven-day Classic Voyage free for another chance to see them.

Follow the Lights

Anyone who has witnessed the majesty of the aurora borealis will tell you it’s an experience that stays with you. No wonder it’s one of the primary reasons many people want to head into northern winters. Our 18-day small group journey through Norway, Finland and Estonia explores cities, charming hamlets and the Flåm Railway before sailing north from Bergen towards the Barents Sea. As we get closer to North Cape, prepare yourself for Mother Nature’s ultimate light show. Back on land, there’s also the opportunity to spend the night in a glass igloo from where you can watch the illuminated night sky. Hurtigruten’s Follow The Lights tour departs regularly from September to March, and there’s also a 14-day southbound option.

Are you a Hurtigruten Ambassador?

If you’ve ever travelled with us before, you’re eligible to be part of our 1893 Ambassador loyalty program. Generally, you’ll sign up when you book your voyage, but if that was a long time ago we may not have your details. But you’ll want us to have them. Why? Because you’ll get the latest news on itineraries and updates to our fleet, as well as any special offers. Plus, you can receive a 5% discount on a number of different voyages, including Hurtigruten Norwegian Coastal Voyages and Explorer Voyages, as well as free bicycle hire, a welcome basket in your cabin and a discount on selected excursions. If you’re wondering about the significance of that date, 1893 was the year Richard With started a weekly cruise service along the Norwegian coastline. More than a century later lots has changed, but we’ve kept alive the traditions of excellent seamanship, authentic experiences and a dedication to exploration.

Photo: Frank Hentschel/Gästefoto

On Your Own? Not a Problem

All Hurtigruten expedition voyages are fun and sociable experiences, which is perfect if you’re planning to take your next holiday alone. And, for a limited time, there are a number of cruises for which you can book a cabin to yourself and pay no single supplement. If you’ve ever dreamed of exploring Antarctica or even Central America, but were worried about doing it alone, now’s your chance to take the leap of faith. You’ll definitely have a great time and are sure to make lifelong friends along the way. There are a number of itineraries available in 2021 and 2022 where single guests pay no supplement, so be sure to check them out.

Hurtigruten Digital Magazine: Issue 1

Let us take you back to where this series began, to our Digital Magazine Issue 1. Be enlightened, entertained, and most importantly inspired by the fascinating stories that adorn its pages. Meet the inspirational people of Hurtigruten, uncover Antarctica (the final frontier), discover our MS Fram’s namesake and much more.

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