Classic round voyage: Astronomy

17 March 2018 to 28 March 2018
From £1,749 with flights
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Embark on Hurtigruten’s definitive 12-day winter voyage in search of the mesmerising Aurora Borealis along Norway’s beautiful coastline. Immerse yourself in Norwegian culture and unravel the mysteries of the cosmos under the expert guidance of astrophysicist Professor Martin Bureau.


  • Enjoy a series of informative astrophysics lectures by Professor Martin Bureau, Professor in Astrophysics, University of Oxford
  • The deck of Hurtigruten’s MS Richard With, far from artificial ambient light, is the best place to see the Norwegian Northern Lights, if they appear
  • Food served on board is fresh, seasonal and sustainably sourced from local suppliers along the coastal route
  • Add to the adventure with a wide range of pre-bookable, optional excursions such as husky dog sledding and a visit to the North Cape
  • Exclusive tour of the Science Centre in Tromsø

Trip scholar

Professor Martin Bureau, Lindemann Fellow and Tutor in Physics at Wadham College and Professor in Astrophysics, University of Oxford

Booking details

Tel: 0208 846 2633

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