Ten days exploring Antarctica during the peak of its summer means plenty of daylight, penguin chicks, and great whale watching. The season’s milder weather may have created a path through the sea ice, allowing this expedition to make an attempt to sail below the Antarctic Circle and to try to reach usually secluded yet magnificent Marguerite Bay.
After selecting your cabin, you'll be assigned a Hurtigruten specialist as your personal cruise concierge. They will ensure that you get the most out of this cruise at the best possible price.
In July 2018, 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.
MS Roald Amundsen is the first of two hybrid ships Hurtigruten will add to its fleet over the next few years, cutting emissions by sailing with electrical propulsion. Hybrid technology, combined with the advanced construction of the hull and effective use of electricity on board will reduce fuel consumption and CO2-emissions on the ships by 20 percent. The build of these two ships represents the largest single investment in the history of Hurtigruten.
The future of shipping will be silent and emission free. MS Roald Amundsen will lead the way towards an even more sustainable way of traveling. Sailing on electrical power is not only a great benefit for the environment, but it will also enhance the impact of experiencing nature for the guests. The ship will be specially constructed for voyages in polar waters and serve as a comfortable basecamp at sea – bringing adventurers from all over the world to the most spectacular destinations in the most sustainable way.MS Roald Amundsen Cruise Calendar
With over 120 years of maritime experience and our fleet of 14 intimate and comfortable ships, we offer voyages that go beyond the traditional cruise, allowing closer encounters with environments, wildlife and people along shorelines near and far.
Discover one of our Norwegian coastal voyages or Explorer voyages to Antarctica, Iceland, Greenland, Spitsbergen or across the TransatlanticMore Hurtigruten Cruises