Arctic Explorers Wanted

Don't be a passenger, be an explorer. Bring warm clothes, grit and a sense of adventure. But above all, bring the kid who stared out of their bedroom window dreaming of becoming an explorer. Because that dream’s about to come true. Book now and get flights included from London on all cruises to the Arctic in 2022*

Book with Confidence
Valid until 31/12/2021

Book with confidence

Our popular Book with Confidence policy is back, giving you the peace of mind you want for your next adventure exploring the world with us. The benefits of the policy apply to any new bookings made between 1 July 2021 and 31 December 2021, for expedition cruises departing on or before 30 June 2022.

Destinations

It's no cruise. It's an Expedition.

The remote Arctic, the northernmost region of the Earth centred on the North Pole, is characterised by its distinctive polar features of landscape, climate, plant and animal life. Enjoy a cruise with us to Svalbard, Greenland and Iceland, with flights included from London.

Destinations

It's no cruise. It's an Expedition.

The remote Arctic, the northernmost region of the Earth centred on the North Pole, is characterised by its distinctive polar features of landscape, climate, plant and animal life. Enjoy a cruise with us to Svalbard, Greenland and Iceland, with flights included from London.

Go in search of Svalbard's famous polar bears.

Svalbard

Discover the warmest thing in Greenland. The welcome.

Greenland

Discover the land of fire and ice.

Iceland

Iceland Departures 2022

Flights Included from London*

Book by 30 September 2021

Book your expedition cruise to Svalbard, Greenland or Iceland departing in 2022 and get your flights included from London. 

*Offer terms & conditions
Valid on select expedition cruises departing in 2022. Flights included from London. Any flights booked with Hurtigruten are ATOL protected (ATOL 3584). Alternative UK airports are also available for a small supplement - contact our friendly customer service team for details. Offer subject to availability. Offer not combinable with any other offers, except 'Ambassador Programme'.

Expedition Ships

Your home away from home

Your expedition ships are your stylish and comfortable havens at sea, bringing you safely on authentic adventures. Welcome aboard explorers!

Expedition Ships

Your home away from home

Your expedition ships are your stylish and comfortable havens at sea, bringing you safely on authentic adventures. Welcome aboard explorers!

Ship

MS Fridtjof Nansen

Ship

MS Spitsbergen

Ship

MS Fram

Included in your Expedition Cruise

  • Food and drinks

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in the restaurants.

  • Complimentary tea and coffee

    Help yourself to coffee and tea from our restaurants and bars throughout the day.

  • Excursions and activities

    A range of excursions are included. You will also go on landings using our fleet of small expedition boats.

  • Expedition jacket

    Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket to bring home.

  • Equipment for activities

    Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment for activities.

  • Wi-Fi

    Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with very limited connection. Streaming is not supported.

  • Expedition Team

    English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore.

  • Lectures

    Experts on the Expedition Team deliver in-depth lectures on a variety of topics.

  • Onboard photographer

    A professional onboard photographer will give you top tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos, and help you with camera settings before landings.

  • Science Center

    Use the ship’s Science Center, which has an extensive library, biological and geological microscopes and samples.

  • Wellness facilities

    Enjoy use of the ship’s hot tubs, panoramic sauna and indoor gym.

Safe and unforgettable

A note about itineraries

At all times, Hurtigruten Expedition will comply with current health and safety regulations in the waters, coasts and ports we visit. As regulations could change at any time, there may be changes to the itineraries before and during your expedition. We will adapt to these changes and do our best to ensure you have a safe and unforgettable experience with us while exploring the British Isles.

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Safer together

What we do

  • Social distancing

    We are sailing on reduced passenger capacity and have changed how we run our restaurants, landings and facilities to give you more space.

  • Face masks

    All our crew wear face masks or face shields and follow the strictest hand sanitation protocol.

  • Testing

    Expedition: All crew need to show negative Covid-19 test prior to embarkation. Coastal: All crew need to go through regular fever checks and fill out a self-declaration form.

  • Cleaning

    We regularly disinfect the entire ship, including all cabins, using certified cleaning products.

What you do

  • Self-declaration form

    You must confirm you do not have any Covid-19 symptoms before being allowed to board.

  • Fever scan and rapid test requirements

    Upon embarkation and outside our restaurants, you will go through a contactless fever scan to record your temperature. You will need to agree to be tested if the fever scan indicates a high temperature.

  • Testing before expedition cruises

    Before embarkation, you will need to show a negative Covid-19 test, no older than 72 hours.

  • Face masks, social-distancing and hand sanitation

    You need to wear a face mask in all common areas of the ship, keep a minimum of 1 metre distance to fellow passengers and frequetly sanitize your hands.