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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating

Fram, the smallest and newest ship in the fleet of Norwegian coastal line Hurtigruten, was designed for expedition cruises to some of the most remote places on the planet. Launched in 2007, the ... read more

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Fram Cruise Reviews: 23

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Fantastic Antarctic trip - save money by making your own arrangements by Mary Denis

My husband and I were very pleased with our cruise to Antarctica aboard the Fram. The expedition ... continue

South America & Antarctica 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Fram to Antarctica: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly by totisofia

Let's start with the bottom line: A+ for the adventure/education experience and C- for amenities ... continue

Africa 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
Antarctica- an experience of a lifetime by

We sailed from Ushuaia on the 13th January not knowing what to expect!!!! Various cruise reviews ... continue

South America & Antarctica 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Greenland on the M/V Fram by hawklady

My husband and I had been on the Hurtigruten FRAM before, on a cruise from Iceland to ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
Voyage of a lifetime by PetsRUs
What a way a see Antarctica!! ... continue
South America & Antarctica 04/13 5+ out of 5+
Accolades all round by gourmet traveller
A wonderful experience of Antarctic landscapes and wildlife at close quarters; a comfortable boat; ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/13 5.0 out of 5+
Spectacular landscapes, Disappointing Ship by 50stater
The itinerary is great but ship friendliness and food quality are lacking. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/13 2.0 out of 5+
Great by Longterm Traveler
The FRAM turned out to be an outstanding Antarctica expedition cruise choice! ... continue
South America & Antarctica 01/13 5.0 out of 5+
2012 Update of Fram Cruise Experience Necessary by Travel L
What to expect from day 1 of this cruise ... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 08/12 3.0 out of 5+
Hurtigruten Fram Antarctica Polar Circle Quest by fwiarda
The cruise was from Ushuaia to Antarctica and back. Charter flights from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/12 5.0 out of 5+
To the High Arctic on the MV Fram by hawklady
This was an expedition cruise from Iceland to Spitsbergen ... continue
Transatlantic 07/11 5.0 out of 5+
17 Day Shakleton’s Christmas in Antarctica by TXTraveler2007
A winter holiday expedition voyage visiting subantarctic islands and the Antarctic aboard ... continue
South America & Antarctica 01/11 5.0 out of 5+
Cruising with style and class! by uppitycats
Small cruise with big experiences! ... continue
British Isles & Western Europe 05/10 5.0 out of 5+
Into the Mystic by dpro
Journal of our expedition sailing to Antarctica ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/10 5.0 out of 5+
Equal to my previous 'best ever wildlife trip' by Barbara Watson
It had been my dream for many years to visit Antarctica but hubby was never too keen until he read ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/10 5.0 out of 5+
very cool Antarctic cruise by FK123
a fascinating and comfortable trip to the Antarctic Peninsula ... continue
South America & Antarctica 01/10 4.0 out of 5+
Hurtigruten Antarctica Buyer Beware!!!! by rgazarian
Once in a lifetime opportunity ---- Hurtigruten underwhelming ... continue
South America & Antarctica 04/10 1.0 out of 5+
We wanted to not only visit Antarctica but we wanted to set foot on it. We wanted to get up close ... continue
South America & Antarctica 01/10 5+ out of 5+
Go south Young Man/Woman, Go south - on the Fram by thoms42
After reading some of the previous reviews I was apprehensive - but pleasantly surprised by the ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/09 5+ out of 5+
Poor excuse of a by Hapan
Food and cabins on Fram are HORRIBLE - but a great crew makes up for a lot. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/08 2.0 out of 5+
It was an experience by lovetotravel13
My husband and I went on the MS Fram to the Antarctic and it was an experience. First let me say ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/08 4.0 out of 5+
get in, sit down, shut up, hang on! by rodeoburg
MS Fram; the "fast route" is the best route to the Antarctic Peninsula ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/08 4.0 out of 5+
Overall good with some annoyances by Al Nalven
OUr cabin was described as "cozy". Try tiny. The separate bunks are small and the mattresses are ... continue
South America & Antarctica 12/07 3.0 out of 5+

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