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Hurtigruten Ship Reviews

Ranked #1 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
92% Loved It
  • Part of Hurtigruten's newest "Millennium Class" of ships
  • Offers access to beautiful coastal scenery year-round
  • Midnight sun in summer, northern lights in winter
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 646
Ranked #2 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
80% Loved It
  • Sails the globe from the Arctic to the Antarctic Circle
  • Observation lounge has floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Nature is center stage -- from icebergs to whales
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 256
Ranked #3 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
78% Loved It
  • Attractive Norwegian art and sculpture in public areas
  • Fun to watch the cargo handling
  • Year-round sailings, so pick your season
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 674
Ranked #4 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
70% Loved It
  • See Norway up close and at its best
  • Wide variety of ports at all times of the day and night
  • One of Hurtigruten's contemporary ships
  • Launched: 1997; Passengers: 464
Ranked #5 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
67% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coast and stunning fjords
  • Nordlys is a sibling to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1994; Passengers: 482
Richard With
Richard With
Ranked #6 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
67% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coast and stunning fjords
  • Sibling ship to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 490
Kong Harald
Kong Harald
Ranked #7 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
67% Loved It
  • Spectacular Norwegian coastal scenery from panoramic lounge
  • Shore tour variety: dog sledding, historic town walks, even a North Cape excursion
  • Free Wi-Fi access and Internet cafe
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 490
Ranked #8 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
50% Loved It
  • Beautifully maintained older ship recalls earlier era of sea travel
  • Sails Norway's coast year-round
  • Charming boutique hotel-style public rooms
  • Launched: 1964; Passengers: 151
Ranked #9 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
45% Loved It
  • Sails six-day, one-way cruises and 12-day roundtrips along Norway's coast
  • Great layout of public spaces to take advantage of the fantastic scenery
  • Shore tour variety: visit historic sites and glaciers, kayak, hike, go bird-watching
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 490
Ranked #10 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
100% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coastal communities and fjords
  • Sister ship to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 482
Ranked #11 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
100% Loved It
  • Real working ship carries passengers, cargo and cars
  • More than 30 port stops on a six-night itinerary
  • Locally sourced food makes for superior dining
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 628
Ranked #12 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Part of Hurtigruten's "Mid-Generation Ships"
  • Sails Scandanavian itineraries, with a focus on fjords
  • Always in sight of beautiful scenery
  • Launched: 1983/1995; Passengers: 318
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Hurtigruten Member Reviews

74% Loved It

This was a first time "cruise" for us, so have no experience of other boats and cruises.

We were travelling with the hope of seeing the ... Read more

by iantjones

This year, instead of hunting out Winter Sun for our New Year's break, we decided to go to the other extreme and look for snow, ice and Northern ... Read more

by glowlight

We have recently returned from an Antarctic cruise on the Fram. This is sold as a 19 day cruise but although day one starts by having to be at the ... Read more

by rwsuth

We were very happy with all aspects of cruise with just a few exceptions.

Dining room. We were instructed to use a hand sanitizer as we ... Read more

by girl37

Just back from a cruise up the coast of Norway from Bergen to Kirkenes on the Hurtigruten Trollfjord. Had a very fine time: comfortable cabin, ... Read more

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