Big Up Borealis: Hurtigruten Launches Exclusive Scandinavian Journeys

Hurtigruten has launched an expanded portfolio of exclusive tours offering travellers new ways to experience the best of Scandinavia. 

Hurtigruten has launched an expanded portfolio of exclusive tours offering travellers new ways to experience the best of Scandinavia. 

The touring range offers a choice of escorted small group and independent tours and includes six itineraries combining a Hurtigruten voyage with handpicked destinations, giving travellers the option to see, do and experience more of Scandinavia.

“Our tours are a deeply immersive experience, from the best of coastal Norway on our expedition cruises and coastal voyages to city tours that offer an in-depth insight into culture, cuisine, and history, as well as an unmatched focus on nature and wildlife experiences in the Nordics,”

Damian Perry, Managing Director Hurtigruten Asia Pacific

The touring range includes new Expedition Cruise tours and the popular Follow The Lights escorted small group tour. Covering Northern Lights, Midnight Sun and Spring seasons, the tours offer the best of Scandinavia across the year.

“We’re delighted to be able to show our guests more of Scandinavia by combining our signature voyages with exclusive land-based touring options,” says Damian Perry, Managing Director Hurtigruten Asia Pacific.

Here are a few highlights that you can expect to see in the new programme:

Norway Expedition Tours


Norway Expedition tours combine Hurtigruten’s new expedition cruise in Norway with a partially self-guided tour starting in Oslo.

The self-guided component begins with the four-day Norway In A Nutshell experience including a rail, coach and ferry journey exploring the stunning mountain and fjord scenery between Oslo and Bergen, including the famous Flåm Railway.

Then, passengers embark on 12-day Hurtigruten Norway Expedition voyage stopping at nine handpicked, exclusive ports along the Norwegian coast.

The voyage includes daily excursions and activities, an expert Expedition Team, Science Centre offering in-depth lectures on nature, culture, and history, plus local cuisine.

Itineraries include: 
Norway’s Spring Awakening Expedition (March & April 2021)
Norway’s Midnight Sun Summer Expedition (April to September 2021)
Norway’s Northern Lights Winter Expedition (January & February 2022)

Follow the Lights

Huskies in Kirkenes

Hurtigruten’s popular escorted small group tour takes in some of the world’s most beautiful landscapes and the wonder of the Northern Lights on a cruise-inclusive adventure through Norway and Finland.

Highlights of the tour include the Norway in a Nutshell experience, Bergen city tours, a land-based journey through Finland, reindeer and husky experiences, the Santa Claus village, and the magic of the Northern Lights. 

Itineraries include: 
Follow the Lights (September to March 2021 and 2022)

Northern Lights Promise

Northern Lights

Hurtigruten’s Northern Lights promise is exclusively available on Hurtigruten’s  Follow the Lights tours and Norway’s Northern Lights Winter Expedition.

If the Northern Lights do not appear on your client’s tour, Hurtigruten will give them another 6 or 7-day Classic Voyage FREE OF CHARGE. 

Conditions apply.

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