Hurtigruten Northern Lights Voyages

Dreaming about an Aurora light show over the Norwegian mountains?

Cruise along the beautiful Norwegian Coast from Bergen to Kirkenes return on board one of Hurtigruten's 11 ships in winter for a chance to watch the Northern lights.

The 2020 dates for the Hurtigruten Astronomy voyages have been released. These voyages depart monthly during the winter months with the purpose of allowing passengers to learn more about the Arctic night sky and the greatest lightshow on Earth, the Aurora Borealis. An expert lecturer is on board and a visit the Northern lights Planetarium is included on these particular voyages.

Departure dates: Astronomy Voyage

2020: 19 January, 21 February, 03 March, 14 March, 17 September, 12 October, 11 November, 14 November, 06 December.

Highlights include:

  • Go hunting for the Northern Lights, the elusive winter phenomenon
  • Discover Norway's entire coastal route with 34 ports, more than 100 fjords and 1000 mountains
  • Learn more about the Northern Lights, the Arctic sky and the solar system in lectures on board from renowned astronomers
  • Visit the Northern Lights Planetarium in Tromsø

The Hurtigruten Northern Lights Promise:

Hurtigruten include a promise that the Northern Lights will make an appearance during your voyage in Norway, that if they don’t, we’ll give you another 6 or 7-day Classic Voyage compliments of Hurtigruten. Please note that the Northern Lights might appear less vivid than they are in images.

Hurtigruten Astronomy voyages

_Hurtigruten Images: Photo: Ørjan Bertelsen _