Highlights of Antarctica
- 10 nights, departs on the 10th Mar 2024
- Hurtigruten Expeditions, MS Roald Amundsen
- Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands, Gerlache Strait + 3 more
Hurtigruten Expeditions has 127 years of cruising experience and offers small-ship exploration of more than 250 destinations across 30-plus countries. These include Antarctica, Alaska, the Northwest Passage, Greenland, Iceland, Svalbard, Norway, the British Isles, South America, the Caribbean and more. On Hurtigruten Expeditions, you will be accompanied by a highly skilled crew and expedition team on one of nine intimately-scaled expedition ships - Otto Sverdrup, Fram, Fridtjof Nansen, Maud, Nordstjernen, Roald Amundsen, Spitsbergen, Trollfjord and Santa Cruz II.
MS Roald Amundsen, ship details
In 2019, Hurtigruten will add a brand new ship to its fleet: the MS Roald Amundsen. The state of the art vessel∘ features new and environmentally sustainable hybrid technology that will reduce fuel consumption and show the world that hybrid propulsion on large ships is possible.
In 1911, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen achieved the incredible, becoming the first man to cross Antarctica and reach the South Pole. Our new ship is proud to bear his name as a symbol for pioneering polar exploration.