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MS Otto Sverdrup - 554 Guests

In The Wake Of The Coastal Express

15 Day Hamburg - North Cape - Hamburg


The best local insider view of the Norwegian coast

Norway’s wild and dramatic coastline is made for expedition-style adventure. Sailing here for almost 130 years, we’re the experts, showing you both its highlights and its hidden gems.
The beautiful Aurora Borealis is the ultimate light show and a must-see. We promise that if the Northern Lights do not appear on your voyage in Norway, we will give you another 6 or 7-day Classic Voyage free of charge.
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    HIGHLIGHTS


    • Encounter the glaciers, fjords and wildlife of the Norwegian coast in winter.
    • Experience snowshoeing, dog sledding, cross-country skiing (Dec–Apr) or whale spotting (Oct–Feb), and watch for the Northern Lights (Sep–Mar), when you’ll sail with the assurance of our Northern Lights Promise.
    • Visit tiny fishing villages and vibrant cities, and see some of Norway’s most jaw-dropping scenery including the northernmost point of Europe, the North Cape.

    DATES / RATES

    Start DateEnd DateFrom EURFrom USD
    Apr 26, 2024May 10, 20244,896 5,205
    // Rates are listed per person in USD
    Start DateEnd DateFrom EURFrom USD
    Apr 26, 2024May 10, 20244,896 5,205


    ITINERARY


    Day 1  Hamburg
    Day 2  Esbjerg
    Day 3  Stavanger
    Day 4  Ålesund
    Day 5  At sea
    Day 6  Svolvær
    Day 7  Alta
    Day 8  Honningsvåg
    Day 9  Tromsø
    Day 10  Reine
    Day 11  At sea
    Day 12  Olden
    Day 13  Bergen
    Day 14  At sea
    Day 15  Hamburg 

    MS Otto Sverdrup (Expedition, 554-guests)

    MS Otto Sverdrup (formerly MS Finnmarken) is named after a great Norwegian polar hero. Sverdrup was the first person to ski across Greenland, was a key member of polar expeditions and was the captain of the legendary Arctic ship "Fram". He also served as a Hurtigruten captain between expeditions.

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    WHAT'S INCLUDED


    • A stay in a cabin of your choice
    • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim
    • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
    • Complimentary tea and coffee
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board*
    • Complimentary reusable water bottle to use at water refill stations on board
    • German- and English-speaking Coastal Experience Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore
    • Range of included activities
    • Ten included shore excursions
    • Hurtigruten Collection clothing package, including shell jacket, sweater and wool hat (for suite guests only)
    *House beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water
    *Please note there is very limited Wi-Fi and phone signal in the remote areas we travel to, and streaming is not supported.

    Onboard activities
    • Daily themed lectures, photography guidance, arts and crafts hosted by the Coastal Experience Team
    • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional Coastal Experience Team
    • Use of the ship’s outside pool, hot tubs, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms 
    • Informal gatherings with the Coastal Experience Team for daily briefings
    • Selection of equipment for outdoor activities
    • Photographers on hand to assist you
    Not included in your voyage
    • International flights 
    • Travel insurance
    • Luggage handling
    • Optional shore excursions with our local partners
    • Optional small-group activities with our Coastal Experience Team
    • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area 
    Notes
    • All planned activities are subject to weather
    • Excursions and activities are subject to change
    • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements
    • No gratuities expected


    EXCURSION, DAY 2
    Esbjerg Independent Exploration
    Enjoy getting to know this Danish seaside town on the shores of West Jutland and the Wadden Sea, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
    At leisure
    Free – please reserv

    EXCURSION, DAY 3
    The Norwegian Petroleum Museum
    Learn how the discovery of oil changed a nation. Interactive exhibits cover a variety of topics, from offshore workers and their families to the challenges of climate change.
    At guests’ discretion
    Free – please reserv

    EXCURSION, DAY 4
    Ålesund - The Norwegian Aquarium
    Learn more about local marine life on a visit to Northern Europe's largest saltwater aquarium.
    2 hours
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 4
    Ålesund Walk & Beer Tasting
    Taste some of Ålesund’s best beer and enjoy a guided stroll among the Art Nouveau architecture.
    2hrs30
    Price per person
    From 111 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 6
    Fishing Village Walk
    Explore the urban fishing village of Svolvær with a local guide.
    At guests' discretion
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 6
    Lofoten by Horse
    Enjoy a horseback ride past relics of the Viking age, stockfish racks, and along a sandy Arctic beach.
    4 hours
    Price per person
    From 269 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 6
    Svolvær - Sea Eagle Nature Safari
    Enjoy a RIB boat experience with a real sense of wildness and storytelling by a local host.
    1 hour 30 minutes
    Price per person
    From 149 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Experience the Northern Lights Cathedral
    Visit a striking cultural landmark with extraordinary architecture inspired by the Northern Lights.
    1h30
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Alta - Fatbike
    Take a fun fatbike trip along the Alta valley’s scenic dog sledding and snowmobile trails.
    4 hours
    Price per person
    From 149 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Alta - Northern Lights Chase
    Search for the Northern Lights in one of the world’s prime aurora-viewing regions.
    4h00
    Price per person
    From 189 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Dogsledding in Alta
    Go dog sledding, meet the huskies, and cosy up for stories in a traditional lavoo.
    3 hours
    Price per person
    From 239 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Genuine Sami Experience in Maze
    Get to know local Sami reindeer herders as you visit Maze, their small village.
    3 hours 30 minutes
    Price per person
    From 179 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 7
    Visit the magical Sorrisniva Ice Hotel
    Enjoy a visit to the world’s northernmost ice hotel, where everything is made from snow and ice.
    1 hour
    Price per person
    From 99 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 8
    Honningsvåg - The North Cape
    Join a guided bus tour to the North Cape and Globe Monument at mainland Europe’s northernmost point.
    3 hours
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 8
    King Crab & North Cape
    Learn all about the King of the Barents Sea at the northernmost point of mainland Europe.
    5 hours 30 minutes
    Price per person
    From 129 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 9
    The Polar Museum
    Visit Tromsø’s Polar Museum for a fascinating tour of Arctic exploration and polar expeditions.
    At guests’ discretion
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 9
    Cross-Country Skiing in Tromsø
    Have a go at cross-country skiing – Norway’s national sport – through birch and spruce forests.
    3 hours
    Price per person
    From 150 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 9
    Husky Sled Ride/Dogsledding
    Take part in a truly Arctic adventure: dogsledding through the snow.
    4 hours 15 minutes
    Price per person
    From 299 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 9
    Tromsø - The Arctic Capital
    Enjoy this tour of the “Paris of the North”, which includes a ride on the Fjellheisen cable car and a stop at the famous Arctic Cathedral.
    3hrs30
    Price per person
    From 109 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 10
    Reine - The Fishing Village of Å
    Welcome to Å, a small village at the end of King Olav’s Road, the main road through the Lofoten Islands.
    1-2 hours
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 12
    Loen Skylift
    Take the Loen Skylift from sea level to top the of Mount Hoven in 5 minutes.
    At guests’ discretion
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 12
    Loen - Snowshoe Hiking
    Snowshoe through the winter landscape high above the fjord, with spectacular views.
    4hrs
    Price per person
    From 89 €

    EXCURSION, DAY 13
    Bergen - The Fløibanen Funicular
    Enjoy a short funicular ride to the top of Mount Fløyen and take in panoramic views of the city.
    At guests’ discretion
    Free – please reserve

    EXCURSION, DAY 13
    Bergen City Walk
    Stroll through Bergen’s charming city centre, including UNESCO-listed Bryggen, and visit Schøtstuene Assembly Rooms.
    2 hours 30 minutes
    Price per person
    From 49 €

     

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