Hurtigruten is knocking an additional 10% off already-discounted prices for a total savings of up to 35% during its Black Friday Sale, running Nov. 27 through Dec. 3. The sale offers discounts on Hurtigruten’s most popular products: all 2015-2016 Classic Coastal Voyages along Norway’s fjord-indented west coast; all 2016-2017 Discovery Style Voyages to Antarctica aboard the MS Midnatsol; and all 2016-2017 Midnatsol repositioning sailings from Europe to Africa, across the Atlantic, and along the coast of South America. Example fares include $872 per person, double, for a six-day Winter Northern Lights Voyage (savings of $496) or $1,514 for a six-day Summer Midnight Sun Classic Voyage (savings of $776); and $5,517 for 15-day Midnatsol voyage to the South Atlantic, Antarctica and the Chilean Patagonia (savings of $2,818).
Because the sale covers all 2016 6- to 12-day Norway Classic Voyages, it includes Expedition Style, Vintage Era and Cultural Voyages - some of the hottest selling Norway sailings. Also included are voyages on four newly refurbished ships with varying deployment dates including the MS Polarlys (completed by Feb. 2); MS Kong Harald (Feb. 7); MS Nordkapp (April 19); and MS Nordnorge (Nov. 18). In addition, guests booking a 12-day Winter Coastal Norway sailing, departing November through February 2016 are eligible for the Northern Lights Promise - the Aurora Borealis will appear during your 12-day voyage or receive another sailing free.
A staple of Norwegian culture for more than 120 years, Hurtigruten’s Coastal Voyages offer a unique glimpse into Norwegian culture and landscape. The incredible diversity of ports provide a wealth of experiences and an ever-changing landscape of small fishing villages in the rugged Lofoten Islands; Art Nouveau Ålesund; the medieval Viking capital of Trondheim; and Norway's “Paris of the North,” Tromsø. A variety of new excursions include hikes, whale watching, guided cycling trips, fishing, kayaking, an evening trot under the midnight sun on gentle Icelandic horses and more.
The Discovery Style Voyages to Antarctica available on the Midnatsol are slated towards soft adventure, focusing on a hands-on, get ashore, affordable, bucket-list adventure with expert lecturers and guides, shore visits, excursions, kayaking, hiking, and overnight camping. Another aspect that sets the Midnatsol apart is that its’ six, 15-to-18 day voyages (10 departures) sail from Chile’s Punta Arenas (one night in 1st-class hotel in Santiago and round trip flight to Punta Arenas included) or Uruguay’s Montevideo and include Patagonia in many of its sailings. Every sailing features an expert expedition team to lead guests on exciting and educational shore excursions.
Savings vary by date, length of voyage and cabin/suite selection. Black Friday Sale fares include an additional 10% off current reduced fares, including any Early Booking and Past Guest offers, for a total savings of up to 35% off the brochure. Black Friday Sale fares are automatically reflected in the online booking system once the sale begins.
More information can be found at http://www.hurtigruten.us/blackfriday/.