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Hurtigruten takes offers to new heights with free flights on explorer voyages

Hurtigruten, the Norwegian exploration travel company, has announced that it will offer free flights from London on select 2017 explorer voyages when booked by 31 August 2016.

From Norway to South America, the incredible free flights offer covers a wide range of itineraries from short 9 day voyages up to 21 day trips on the explorer programme. Travel enthusiasts can sail in the wake of the Vikings on The Vinland Saga Adventure; follow in the footsteps of polar pioneers and embark on an expedition of their own with the Grand Arctic Circumnavigation; or venture to paradise on the Northbound – Expedition to the Amazon Rainforest.

When booking, guests can also choose from over 200 thrilling and breath-taking activities during their stay with Hurtigruten. This includes; hikes on icy plains, dog sledging and guided tours with top experts immersing guests in the local culture, culinary delights and traditions of the destination.

Guest can also travel in comfort aboard one of four specially built expedition ships. The MS Fram, MS Midnatsol, MS Nordstjernen and the recently christened MS Spitsbergen, are all designed to transport travellers into the heart of some of the most beautiful and hard to reach places in the world. In addition, the MS Midnatsol offers Hurtigruten’s popular Young Explorer’s Programme which encourages children aged 7-13 to learn more about the environment around them with on and off board activities and excursions.

Anthony Daniels, Head of UK Sales at Hurtigruten said; “We pride ourselves on being able to take our guests to some of the most unique places in the world with our explorer ships and we are delighted that the offer will include our new destinations Greenland, Canada and Newfoundland. We hope that this offer will make getting from home to an adventure of a lifetime for our customers even simpler.”

The free flights offer, which also includes free transfers, is just one of many great offers available from Hurtigruten this summer. Other offers include; deals on trips to the majestic Norway and flight discounts across select routes.