Cruises in Norway – Two ways to experience Norway’s coastline

  • 1 Expedition
    • Handpicked highlights and hidden gems
    • A knowledgeable Expedition Team
    • Full board and included excursions
  • 2 The Original Coastal Voyage
    • The original, authentic coastal cruise - since 1893
    • Discover 34 large and small ports
    • Breathtaking fjords, nature and casual atmosphere

Expedition Cruises in Norway

The best local insider view of the Norwegian coast

Drawing on their Norwegian heritage, our experts have designed the ultimate expedition experiences, tailor-made to provide you the best of Norway.

You’ll visit selected highlights along the original route and see hidden gems not included by conventional cruise lines. There are seasonal excursions and included activities. Each landing provides you plenty of time to explore ashore.

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  • Visit a selection of ports, fjords and scenic areas handpicked by our Norway experts
  • Cruise Norway in winter or summer - up to the Arctic Circle and beyond/to North Cape
  • Full board, activities and lectures presented by our expert Expedition Team are included
  • Expedition Teams enrich every part of your journey, sharing key insights both ashore and onboard in the Science Center
  • Enjoy delicious meals in three onboard restaurants, made from locally sourced foods with fresh, authentic flavors
Rib boat experience in Norway
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More Expedition Cruises in Norway

The Original Coastal Voyage

The iconic backbone of cruising coastal Norway

This is the famous classic voyage that has connected 34 remote communities along Norway’s coastline for more than 125 years. We faithfully sail in all four seasons and provide vital services to the locals living there.

As our guest, you’ll travel aboard a national icon and be a part of Norway’s living history.

MS Nordlys in the Geirangerfjord
  • Visit 34 ports ranging from quiet hamlets to busy big cities and see everyday life and coastal culture
  • Cruise throughout the year with a wide range of seasonal optional excursions
  • Sail from Bergen north to beyond the Arctic Circle and as far as the Russian border
  • Enjoy a relaxed onboard atmosphere traveling alongside friendly locals on beloved ships
  • Full board - Get a taste of Norway's culinary traditions with local produce and fresh ingredients from the local ports
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Family on board Hurtigruten in Geirangerfjord