18-night Antarctica, Patagonia, Chilean Fjords - Exploration of the Southern Highlights Southbound V

10/15/2021 – 11/2/2021
Offer ID# 1375092
  • Cruise Line
    Hurtigruten
  • Ship Name
    MS Fram

MS Fram was built in 2007 with one mission in mind - to bring her guests closer to nature, wildlife, and unforgettable experiences. As well as offering numerous lounges in which to relax, more active guests can use the well-equipped gym. Meanwhile, on deck, the Jacuzzis guarantee you surreal memories when passing the towering icebergs of Antarctica or Greenland.

Transfer

  • Transfer from the ship to Ushuaia airport after the expedition cruise
Flights
  • Flight in economy class from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
Expedition Cruise
  • Expedition cruise in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in restaurant Aune
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with limited connection. Streaming is not supported.
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle to use at water refill stations on board
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organize and accompany activities on board and ashore
  • Range of included excursions
Onboard Activities
  • Experts on the Expedition Team deliver in-depth lectures on a variety of topics
  • Use of the ship’s Science Center which has an extensive library and advanced biological and geological microscopes
  • Citizen Science program allows guests to assist with live scientific research
  • Professional onboard photographer gives top tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • Use of the ship’s hot tubs, sauna with floor-to-ceiling window, indoor gym
  • Informal gatherings with the crew such as daily recaps and preparation for the day to come
Landing Activities
  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats while in Antarctica
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment for activities
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition photographers help with your camera settings before landings

Pricing

Rates are capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice.

Ship Info

MS Fram

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Year Built
2007
Year Entered Present Feet
2007
Country Of Registry
Norway
SEE MORE STATS
Tonnage
11647
Pax
626
Max Pax
400
Passenger Decks
7
Number Of Crew
150
Officers Nationality
Norwegian
Staff Nationality
Norwegian & Filipino
Suites
20
Oceanview
89
Interior
24
Total Accom
133

Shipboard Policies

Medical Emergencies

There is an English-speaking physician and nurse on board at all times. The ship has a small medical facility with the necessary equipment and drugs to handle small emergencies. In the event of a serious emergency, the nearest hospital will be contacted.

Medical consultations, as well as medicines, will be charged to the passenger affected. Guests are responsible for all medical expenses.

Guests who are dependent on medication should bring sufficient supplies to last through any unforeseen delays. It is also recommended that you keep your medications in your hand luggage, properly labeled, and with clear instructions for its use. If you depend on vital drugs, please inform the ship's doctor upon arrival.

Special Dietary Needs - Advance Notice Required

Guests with special dietary requests must inform Hurtigruten at the time of booking. While they will do their best to meet such requests but cannot guarantee to do so and in no circumstances will any such request be accepted as part of a contractual agreement.

Passengers with strict diets, e.g. vegans, may find that there is a limited choice.

Wheelchair Access & Special Needs

The ship is suitable for wheelchairs. Persons in need of special assistance must travel with a companion. Please note that the ship's gangway must be used in order to embark/disembark wheelchairs. In ports where tidal conditions or other circumstances require the use of a portable gangway, or during landings with Polarcirkel boats, there is no possibility to use/take wheelchairs.

Public Rooms

Bar(s)/Lounge(s)

Conference Room/Conference Center

Internet Caf

There is an internet caf

Entertainment

Evening Entertainment

The emphasis on board is on relaxation and getting away from the commercial entertainment which is so often a part of conventional cruises. Hurtigruten's aim is to get closer to unique environments and share the experience with fellow passengers. Occasionally, there be some musical entertainment on board in the evenings.

Dining

Meals Onboard

Your voyage includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Beverages and refreshments during the day are not included and can be purchased on board in the restaurant, cafeteria, and bar.

Other Facilities

Boutique(s) (duty-free)

There is an onboard shop selling souvenirs, knitwear, books, postcards, postage stamps, and a limited supply of toiletries.

Communications

Private mobile telephones may be used on board although reception may vary. Check with your provider for costs when using your phone abroad.

Infirmary / Medical Center

There is an English-speaking physician and nurse on board at all times. The ship has a small medical facility with the necessary equipment and drugs to handle small emergencies.

Sports, Health and Fitness

Fitness Room

Sauna

Whirlpool(s)

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