Wednesday, 16 March 2011

Half-Price Second Passenger With Hurtigruten

Anyone who fancies a trip to Norway with Hurtigruten this year can take advantage of a new offer that is now available this week. Two passengers travelling together can take advantage of a 50% saving on the second person on selected dates between May and October for the Classic Round Voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes and back and both the Voyage North and Voyage South.

With dates throughout the various seasons, this offer also gives the chance to enjoy the warming days of springtime, the Midnight Sun in summer or the autumn as the colours change ready for winter. Prices for a couple travelling in May now start from £1565 per couple, including full board. This offer must be booked by May 31.

A voyage with Hurtigruten offers passengers the opportunity to get closer to the shores, coastline and communities of Norway as the ships call at over 34 ports of call, many of them not visited by the larger cruise ships. The ultimate voyage is the full 12-day trip from Bergen in the South to Kirkenes in the north, taking guests high above the Arctic Circle and back, or there are shorter six and seven-day half -version voyages from Bergen to Kirkenes or vice versa.

Classic Round Voyage – From £2846 per couple (saving £948), travelling on selected dates in May 2011. This 12-day full voyage includes full board on the ship. Flights are extra and can be booked via Hurtigruten (June and July from £3200 per couple).

Voyage North – From £1992 per couple (saving £664), travelling on selected dates in May 2011. This 7-day voyage includes full board on the ship. Flights are extra and can be booked via Hurtigruten (June and July from £2240 per couple).

Voyage South – From £1565 per couple (saving £521), travelling on selected dates in May 2011. This 6-day voyage includes full board on the ship. Flights are extra and can be booked via Hurtigruten (June and July from £1760 per couple).

For more information, visit www.hurtigruten.co.uk/ or contact the UK's leading adventure cruise specialists of The Cruise Line.