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Polarlys Overview

One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships" (along with Nordnorge, Nordkapp, Nordlys, Richard With and Kong Harald), Polarlys sails voyages that explore Norway's coastal communities and stunning fjords.

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Polarlys is a sibling to Nordnorge; check out that review here.

Hurtigruten Polarlys Ship Stats

  • Launched: 1996
  • Decks: 7
  • Passengers: 482
  • Registry: Norway
Polarlys Ratings
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Hurtigruten Polarlys Member Reviews

Sail Date: Mar 2018
wonder of the Northern Lights the beauty of the Norwegian coastline and the comfort of the ship Polarlys was an added bonus ! We travelled from London via a Hurtigruten charter (operated by Germania)...Read More
Sail Date: Jan 2018
sky do you capture the green colour. It is very exciting when you get your first green images! Polarlys is an expedition boat so has an expedition team on board giving talks on photographing the northern...Read More
Sail Date: Nov 2017
Exellent food, always superb service onboard and overall good value for your money. I travelled with MS Polarlys. I have sailed with 6 other hurtigruteships before. This ship and its crew held the same high standard...Read More
Sail Date: Sep 2017
hade to buy an expansive last minute ticket to join Kirkenes in time. For the trip we sailed on Polarlys who is a renewed nice ship. Cabins ( first price) are small but confortable, with private bathroom...Read More

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