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From the magnificent fjords of Norway to the awesome ice-filled bays of Antarctica, Hurtigruten is renowned for its comprehensive collection of voyages to remote, beautiful and dramatic coastlines from the far north to the distant south. With over 120 years of maritime experience and our fleet of fourteen intimate and comfortable ships, we offer voyages that go beyond the traditional cruise, allowing closer encounters with environments, wildlife and people along shorelines near and far.

Northern Lights cruise with Hurtigruten

It's the ultimate voyage for stargazers. Cruise International Editor Liz Jarvis joins a Hurtigruten cruise along the Norwegian coast in search of the aurora borealis. Inky blackness surrounds MS Nordkapp as we stand on the...

Best Specialist Cruise Line – The Expert’s View

Been there, done that with mainstream cruising? Fed up with formal nights and looking for a break from tradition? Then allow me to introduce you to a totally different holiday at sea. One with...

Into the Blue: Norwegian Fjords Cruise Review

In less than two hours from the UK you can be in Oslo, for Bergen, gateway to the glorious Norwegian Fjords aboard a Hurtigruten ship – as iconic as the astonishing geographic landscape you...

120th Anniversary Voyages with Hurtigruten

Hurtigruten is celebrating its 120th anniversary by offering 11 In the Wake of Richard With voyages this summer. Hurtigruten will sail to Lyngenfjord for the first time – situated in the Lyngen Alps and 300km north...

Expert Cruise Advice: Volunteering on a cruise

From helping to protect endangered Orangutans to funding a school in China, there are plenty of opportunities to carry out volunteering on a cruise writes Amy Watkins. Holidays are meant to be relaxing, so who...

Hurtigruten free flights giveaway

Hurtigruten is offering free flights on selected dates during August and September sailings to the Norwegian fjords. Passengers booking the 12-day Classic Round Voyage will be entitled to free return flights on SAS from Heathrow...

The white continent: Hurtigruten’s MS Fram’s voyage to Antarctica

Emily Payne en route to Antarctica on icebergs, defecating penguins and Drake Passage Disasters: Part 1 It’s almost impossible not to empathise with the smugness of  Roald Amundsen as you finally spot an iceberg on...
Shore Excursions Kayaking

The Ultimate Shore Excursions

Try horse riding in the Caribbean, visit a volcano in Iceland or race through river rapids in Canada- cruise excursions are reinventing themselves in a big way. Get Active Cruising offers the perfect opportunity to try...
Best Themed Cruises

Themed Cruises Guide

Cook with Marco Pierre White and P&O, learn to lindy hop with Saga or trace your family history with Voyages of Discovery; the new range of themed cruises means you’ll never get bored on board! Musical Sailings Elvis...
Northern Lights

Hurtigruten adds extra flights to see Northern Lights

Hurtigruten has added a number of extra regional departures to its Northern Lights itineraries this year. For the first time a new direct flight from Bristol is featured, as well as additional dates for Gatwick,...

Cruise International

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