Named after the spectacular Northern Lights, MS Nordlys is a modern expedition ship whose interior reflects the splendour of the enchanting Aurora Borealis.
The sister ship to MS Kong Harald and MS Richard With, MS Nordlys is beautifully appointed with light, delicate décor that has been enhanced by Norwegian artists to create a distinct atmosphere on board. The Hurtigruten fleet offers a unique experience, carrying locals to neighbouring ports and towns, alongside passengers looking to enjoy a relaxed and scenic voyage. As an expedition ship, she comes fully equipped with panorama lounge, sun deck, observation deck, and her own expedition team.
The most luxurious accommodation is provided by the range of Expedition Suites and Arctic Superior Cabins, ensuring a relaxing voyage with ample modern facilities. Bright and comfortable Polar Outside and Inside cabins offer a comfortable and enjoyable stay, boasting private facilities mostly with twin beds, one of which can be turned into a sofa during the day.
Experience delicious authentic Norwegian cuisine and eat like a true local with Hurtigruten’s unique dining concept, Norway's Coastal Kitchen. Guaranteeing seasonal, fresh food from the local area, the talented chefs enjoy telling the story of the local area through their delicious dishes. Three daily meals are included for full one-way and roundtrip passengers. Breakfast and lunch are catered for with an extensive buffet, while three-course dining is on offer for evening meals.
The ever-changing Norwegian landscape is the special appeal on board MS Nordlys. Midnight sun chasers and those hoping to catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights can enjoy the wonderful views from the sun deck at the top of the ship. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the lounge offer a panorama of the consistently breath-taking scenery that rolls out before the ship. Guests are treated to an Arctic crossing ceremony and mythical stories from the fjords by a passionate crew. Broaden your horizons with interesting lectures inside the ship as well as out on the sun deck, with topics tailored to the waters and the seasons. Memorable and exciting excursions are on offer at each port.