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  • Varied and often spectacular scenery takes center stage on coastal voyages
  • Norwegian city and town visits are close-up and personal
  • Relatively small size engenders camaraderie among passengers
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87 Hurtigruten Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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skitr19
06/13
We started and ended in Bergen, NO. sailing for 12 days. Perfect! PEOPLE: varied group of many different nationalities ... Read more
My wife and I took the 12 night round trip cruise from Bergen to Bergen via Kirkenes on MS Nordnorge, departing Bergen ... Read more
Have just returned from our first Hurtigruten voyage and unlike other cruise lines, cannot fault them at all! We were ... Read more
Thursday, March 7 Arrived a couple of days earlier so was over jet lag. I was part of a tour group so had some ... Read more
My partner and I went on a Northern Lights Cruise with Hurtigruten along the coast of Norway. We had been planning ... Read more
Background information We were four Americans and two Norwegians traveling together. Two of us (Americans), did the ... Read more
12/12
We always wanted to see the Northern lights and we were not disappointed on this trip. Hurtigruten would appear first ... Read more
A great old ship pgoestravelling
12/12
The MS Lofoten is a lovely old ship (48 years old). The key word here is "old" -- it creaks and rattles a bit, it is ... Read more
We have for many years wanted to undertake the Norwegian Coastal Voyage from Bergen all the way to the Russian Border ... Read more
VIRGIN CRUISERS mr2blue
10/12
As Cruisers go this was our first trip, & having read reviews first we had a good idea of what to expect, & therefore ... Read more
1) It's a good choice to cruise North passed 80 degree. North Pole is 90 degree and the trip is still very far from ... Read more
We are not regular cruise types. We like small boats and have only cruised before on the Mekong, Brahmaputra, Ganges ... Read more
I was so looking forward to this cruise for years, anxiously waiting to experience the midnight sun as we cruised up ... Read more
We Did the Hurtigruten from Kirkenes to Bergen in May, 2012. We had car and drove from Uppsala, Sweden to Kirkenes, ... Read more
Cruise Review Hurtigruten Nordkapp We sailed on the Nordkapp from May 5 -- May 10 from Kirkenes to Bergen. We were ... Read more
05/12
We recently returned from a cruise on the Nordkapp, going both north and then south on the ship, beginning and ending ... Read more
A Spectacularly Scenic Voyage peripateticmensch
05/12
Traveling to the arctic circle and seeing the Norwegian Fjords has always been one of our travel wishes and we were ... Read more
04/12
MS Finnmarken is one of Hurtigruten's newer vessels and exceeded our expectations in terms of space, cleanliness and ... Read more
Since this was our first cruise ever, our experience may be different from some seasoned cruise travelers who may have ... Read more
03/12
We sailed from Bergen to Tromso, and were disappointed with our Hurtigruten experience. The food was very average and ... Read more
03/12
As we are getting married in the Caribbean in November, we decided we would try a small cruise with our twin 3 year ... Read more
Voyages in Search of the Northern Lights If your main purpose for travelling with Hurtigruten, is to see the ... Read more
Food: no choice . Acceptable but not very inspiring. Very poor service from an argumentative waiter who told us we ... Read more
The travel arrangements were fine and as travellers who usually book everything independently, it was good to discover ... Read more
Hurtigruten cruise Sheri Backler
03/12
Good points- the ship is well maintained and the public areas are nicely done. The Observation lounge was particularly ... Read more

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