The Cruise North - Winter on Coastal Ships
The Cruise North
The Cruise North is a journey of cultural exploration as you travel to the major coastal cities and remote communities, continuing north into the Arctic Circle. Explore the rugged coastline as you go face-to-face with natural wonders and experience thrilling excursions.
- Visit the legendary Geirangerfjord on summer voyages
- Visit the Hjørundfjord, Norway's most beautiful fjord, on autumn voyages
- Cross the Arctic Circle under the midnight sun (summer voyages) or under the northern lights (winter voyages)
- Be active and adventurous by joining our exciting sea- and land-based excursions
To travel on a Hurtigruten ship is to be a part of a long tradition of connecting Norway's coastal towns and villages. Our ships are working vessels, carrying goods, vehicles and passengers, night and day. This service has been integral to Norwegian Life since our first voyage in 1893. Today our ships are as much a feature of the Norwegian landscape as the fjords and waters they navigate.
Each of our 12 ships that sail along the Norwegian coast vary in size and age. Each one has its own style and unique offerings. Despite their differences, they provide the same intimate travel experience and informal Hurtigruten atmosphere.
At Hurtigruten we give you the opportunity to travel with meaning. Building on our explorer heritage dating back to 1893, our explorations are grounded in the likings of people who value learning and personal growth over luxury. We are world leader in sustainable explorer travels in Polar Regions. We offer unique experiences and impart knowledge in a way that leaves the smallest environmental footprint possible.
Our unique heritage, combined with ...