Hurtigruten Expeditions

Small-ship expedition cruises that provide authentic and immersive experiences. With a focus on active exploration, a legacy dating back to 1893, and an emphasis on science, education, and sustainability.

Hurtigruten Expeditions

Small-ship expedition cruises that provide authentic and immersive experiences. With a focus on active exploration, a legacy dating back to 1893, and an emphasis on science, education, and sustainability.

Effortless Exploration

With our global expertise, we’ll help you plan your voyage so you can discover each destination exactly as you like, complete with exclusive privileges and insider connections.

EXPERT INSIGHTS

Our expertise and insider connections give you insights into every destination, so you’ll explore like a local.

TRAVEL APP

Download our exclusive Pocket Travel App to access your detailed itinerary, travel documents, and more.

PEACE OF MIND

Let us handle the details so you can daydream about your picture-perfect voyage.

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The Hurtigruten Experience

Journey to off-the-beaten-track destinations as a modern-day explorer. Venture out in their explorer boats or go ashore to experience wildlife, culture, nature, and history up close. Discover deeper insights from our Expedition Team of experts, lectures, onboard Science Center, and Citizen Science programs. Witness the spectacular and fragile beauty this world holds—in the most sustainable way possible.

Authentic

Hurtigruten Expeditions is the world leader in expedition travel. Since 1893, they’ve been bringing guests to the most spectacular places on the planet, going beyond the usual highlights and iconic cities to remote communities and hidden vistas that few get to see. With sustainability and exploration at their core, guests enjoy authentic, and immersive, travel experiences that expand knowledge and nurture new understandings for the world we live in.

Active

Their expedition cruises focus on active exploration, with an emphasis on science and education. From their small boats (RIBs) and optional activities, including hiking, kayaking, snorkeling, and more, to their state-of-the-art Science Center, relevant lectures, and Citizen Science program, guests are immersed in amazing landscapes, get up close to rare wildlife, visit locations off the beaten path, socialize with local citizens, and encounter unique cultures.

Destination Experts

Their Expedition Team is comprised of handpicked experts who know their destinations better than anyone. They organize and guide activities both on board and ashore, are accessible to guests, and share their vast knowledge of the places they explore. They’re specialists in a variety of fields and deliver engaging lectures on topics such as glaciology, history, biology, archeology, and other destination-specific topics.

Sustainable

They’re committed to ensuring that sustainability is at the core of all their operations. That’s why they’ve committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, built the world’s first hybrid electric–powered cruise ships, were the first major travel company to remove single-use plastic from their fleet, and enhance the local communities they visit by sourcing their excursions and food locally.

Hurtigruten Expeditions is the world leader in expedition travel. Since 1893, they’ve been bringing guests to the most spectacular places on the planet, going beyond the usual highlights and iconic cities to remote communities and hidden vistas that few get to see. With sustainability and exploration at their core, guests enjoy authentic, and immersive, travel experiences that expand knowledge and nurture new understandings for the world we live in.

Their expedition cruises focus on active exploration, with an emphasis on science and education. From our small boats (RIBs) and optional activities, including hiking, kayaking, snorkeling, and more, to our state-of-the-art Science Center, relevant lectures, and Citizen Science program, guests are immersed in amazing landscapes, get up close to rare wildlife, visit locations off the beaten path, socialize with local citizens, and encounter unique cultures.

Their Expedition Team is comprised of handpicked experts who know their destinations better than anyone. They organize and guide activities both onboard and ashore, are accessible to guests, and share their vast knowledge of the places they explore. They’re specialists in a variety of fields and deliver engaging lectures on topics such as glaciology, history, biology, archeology, and other destination-specific topics.

They’re committed to ensuring that sustainability is at the core of all their operations. That’s why they’ve committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, built the world’s first hybrid electric–powered cruise ships, were the first major travel company to remove single-use plastic from their fleet, and enhance the local communities they visit by sourcing their excursions and food locally.

Explore the World With Hurtigruten

Explore the World With Hurtigruten

Ships

Their fleet consists of small, agile ships and the world’s first hybrid electric-powered vessels. On board, guests will experience an informal, welcoming atmosphere, luxurious cabins, exquisite dining, and stylish interiors made from natural materials.

Destinations

Journey to over 250 destinations across more than 30 countries, including Alaska, Antarctica, Galápagos Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, South America, West Africa, and more.

Galápagos Islands

The Galápagos Islands harbor rich biodiversity and an array of habitats. You’ll actively explore the islands that Charles Darwin visited and closely observe the endemic wildlife and sites that influenced his discoveries.

Their expedition cruises to Antarctica are active and immersive. You’ll be an explorer, riding in small boats (RIBs) while touring iceberg-filled bays and heading ashore for nature landings and to see penguin colonies.

Norway’s wild and dramatic coastline is uniquely suited for an expedition-style adventure. Sailing here for almost 130 years, they’re the experts, and they can show you its highlights and its hidden gems.

Digital Publications

Read more about Hurtigruten in our digital magazine.

Health & Safety

The safety of their guests, employees, and the communities they visit is Hurtigruten’s highest priority.  They’ve partnered with health and safety experts to design and implement protocols and procedures across their expedition fleet.

Contact

Palmer Vacations
330-966-2252
Email us
5366 Fulton Dr NW
Canton, Ohio 44718
Visit us online at: http://www.palmervacations.com