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    The Lofoten Islands

    Towering mountains with pointed peaks, white beaches with clear water and a sea steaming with fish. Midnight sun and friendly people. Welcome to Lofoten.

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    Northern Light Cruise

    Each year the Northern Light Festival are held in January in Tromsø. In cause of that Hurtigruten arranges the Northern Light cruise for the fourth time. This year it is held at MS Trollfjord, the …

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    History of Hurtigruten

    In 1891, August Kriegsman Gran, the national steamship advisor, came up with the idea of providing an express boat service between Trondheim and Hammerfest. Two steamship companies, “Det Nordenfjeldske Dampskibsselskab” and “Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskab”, were …

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    Coastal Seasons

    No matter what time of year you travel the natural light plays an important role, dramatising the scenery and enhancing the experience. During the winter months a quiet, atmospheric darkness prevails, penetrated by warm embers …

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    The Total Hurtigruten Experience

    If you choose the full round voyage, you will be on board for 11 unforgettable days. The journey starts in Bergen and takes you all the way up to Kirkenes and then back again, stopping …

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    The 6 Days Experience from Bergen to Kirkenes

    If an 11-day tour is too long, you can enjoy all the features of a complete round voyage while sailing for only 6 days.

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    The 5 Days Experience from Kirkenes to Bergen

    If you feel that 11 days is too long a trip, and if the Lofoten Islands and the Helgeland coast are what you most want to see on a Hurtigruten voyage, then we recommend that …

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    Active Holidays for Active People

    You want to get your body moving, defy the elements, perhaps push back some frontiers, Well – now´s your chance! The possibilities are endless. Mountain climbing, rafting, glacier hikes/rambles, paragliding, diving or go hiking in …

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    Destination Stavanger

    Stavanger, the oil capital of Norway, is actually a medieval city. Although it didn’t gain city status until 1125 when construction of the beautiful medieval cathedral began, the area has been populated for over 10,000 …

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    Destination Bergen

    A city with its feet in the sea, its head in the skies and its heart in the right place… full of infectious enthusiasm, and happy to share it with visitors. Welcome to Bergen, the …

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    Destination Ålesund

    Ålesund has a beautiful setting across several islands stretching out into the sea, and is situated at the very entrance of the world famous Geirangerfjord. The town has a unique appeal to travellers and tourists, …

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    Destination Kristiansand

    The main city of southern Norway, Kristiansand, is the transportation and trade centre of the region and a thoroughly charming city.

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    Destination Trondheim

    The Historical Capital

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    Destination Vadsø

    Vadsø, Finnmark County’s capital was officially designated “town” as early as 1833. There are 5500 inhabitants in Vadsø proper, which is in one of the four municipalities constituting East Finnmark, the area surrounding the beautiful …

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    Destination Oslo

    Today’s Oslo has more than 500.000 inhabitants. Maybe not much compared to other European capital cities, but paradoxically, it is one of the largest in size, covering an area of 175 square miles consisting mostly …

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    Destination Geilo

    The reasons why Geilo stand out from other Norwegian resorts are many, but one of the main reasons is the close proximity between the skiing areas and the towncenter. You can actually walk from the …

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