With demand for the Northern Lights so strong, Hurtigruten has made it even easier for people around the UK to search for them this winter with more direct flights to Norway than ever before. The winter just gone saw some incredible Northern Lights sightings and this winter is expected to see similar solar activity,fuelling excitement from customers eager to catch a glimpse. Overall priceslead in at just £744pp for a five-night ‘Voyage South’.
A total of 41 direct flight departures are being offered this winter, with the introduction of 10 new dates from October to December, the first time Hurtigruten has committed to them for this period. The flight-inclusive packages are available on two itineraries, the ‘Arctic Highlights Voyage’ from Tromsø to Kirkenes and back and the ‘Classic Round Voyage’ from Bergen to Kirkenes and back. In addition, new flights from Bristol and Belfast have been added, as well as a brand new five-day ‘Taste of the Arctic’ itinerary from Tromsø to Bergen departing on various dates between January and March. Prices start from £1080pp including flights from London.
Arctic Highlights Voyage from £949pp - A five-day ‘Arctic Highlights Voyage’ from Tromsø to Kirkenes and back departs on various dates from November to March with direct flights from Gatwick, Edinburgh and Manchester. An extended six-day stay is also available. Prices are from £949pp, based on two sharing and includeflights and half-board on the ship.
Taste of the Arctic Voyage from £1088pp – A five-day ‘Taste of the Arctic’ voyage from Bergen to Tromsø and vice-versa has been introduced on various dates between January and March and October and December with direct flights from London.Prices start from £1080pp and are based on two sharing. Includes flights, transfers and half-board on the ship.
Classic Round Voyage – From £1,299pp – Direct flights to Bergenfrom Manchester (8 November), Bristol (19 November), Gatwick (30 November) and Edinburgh (11 December) for the 12-day Classic Round Voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes and back. Priced from £1,299pp to include flights. Based on two sharing.
For more information call Hurtigruten – 0844 448 7601 www.hurtigruten.co.uk