MS Vesteralen




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Named after the first ever Hurtigruten ship to sail across Norway’s stunning coastline in 1983, MS Vesteralen cruises offer a distinctly intimate and comfortable way to sail the beautiful Scandinavian country. Through its distinct connection to Hurtigruten’s famed history, MS Vesteralen cruises are uniquely designed to dive even further into the cruise lines heritage and past. With evening talks every second day hosted by the incredible expedition team, a short film presentation discussing the ships design, as well as enriching courses about sailing and Norwegian culture, it’s safe to say you’ll have plenty to do while on a MS Vesteralen cruise.

Those who wish to sail on a MS Vesteralen cruise have the wonderful choice between northbound, southbound, and roundtrip voyages along Norway’s coast. With up to 34 ports of call and the chance to visit over 100 fjords and 1,000 mountains, the Classic Roundtrip Voyage on MS Vesteralen is one we particularly love, especially for travellers who have yet to visit the gorgeous country. Fitted with fantastic accommodations, dining options, plus destination-centric activities both onboard and onshore, MS Vesteralen cruises are easily one of the best ways to holiday along Norway’s world-renowned waterways.

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Special features:

  • Panorama Lounge
  • Smaller lounges in the front and back of the ship
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Conference facilities
  • Bar
  • Children’s Play Area
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fitness Room
  • Car Deck


  • Built: 1983 (Mod. 1988/1995)
  • Place Built:Kaarbo Mek. Verk.
  • Passenger capacity:490
  • Beds: 301
  • Car capacity: 24
  • Gross Tonnage: 6,261
  • Length: 108m
  • Beam: 16,5m
  • Speed: 18 knots