Pole to Pole Adventure with Hurtigruten

The Ultimate Bucket List Expedition Cruise

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96 day cruise from $70,370 per person, twin share*

Sales from 27 March 2024 to 30 June 2024

The Ultimate Bucket List Expedition Cruise 96-day Grand Expedition Cruise from the Artic all the way to Antarctica in 2024/2025. Join this epic adventure across 13 countries, starting in Vancouver and ending in Buenos Aires after taking in the Arctic, Antarctica and the Americas. Get the rare chance to spot both polar bears and penguins in one trip, as well as brown bears, caribou, and an array of birds and marine life in their natural habitats. Take in a dramatic variety of scenery, from vast icescapes at the poles to deserts, jungles and mountains in between. Take in an incredible variety of scenery, from vast icescapes to arid deserts, lush jungles and towering mountain ranges.

The Far North Starting in Canada, this epic three-month voyage will take you to experience Alaska’s coastal wilderness before heading into Arctic waters. Scout for whales, seals, and even polar bears as we attempt to sail through the fabled Northwest Passage to Greenland, where you’ll meet local Inuit communities.

Heading South Get a taste of east coast culture in the US and island life in the Caribbean. Then watch jungles fade into deserts as we sail from Central America to South America’s Pacific coast via the Panama Canal. UNESCO sites await in Peru and Chile, while the seventh continent brings icescapes and views of nesting penguins.

Cruise: Vancouver, Canada to Buenos Aires, Argentina

Voyage:96 Days Expedition | Ship: MS Roald Amundsen Set Sail: 4 August 2024

Cabin CategoryPricing per person
Polar Outside (RR)$70,370*
Arctic Superior (XTJ)$83,340*
Expedition Suite (ME)$97,430*

Important Note: Prices are NZD per person twin share and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.


  • 96 day Expedition cruise from the Artic all the way to Antarctica in 2024/2025.
  • Flight in economy class from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires after the expedition cruise
  • Transfer from the hotel to the ship in Vancouver, including city tour, before the expedition cruise
  • Transfer from the ship to the airport in Ushuaia after the expedition cruise
  • Overnight in Vancouver, including breakfast, before the expedition cruise
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board†
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities
  • *House beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water
  • †Please note there is very limited Wi-Fi and phone signal in the remote areas we travel to, and streaming is not supported. 
  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team
  • Full use of our Science Center, extensive library and advanced biological and geological equipment
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, infinity pool, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms, and running track
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings
  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you

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Terms and Conditions: General Terms & Conditions: Prices are per person in New Zealand Dollars subject to availability and currency fluctuations. SAVE up to 25% off is included in the fare price and valid for all bookings made prior to 30 June 2024. Deposits & final payments will be required to secure bookings. Strict amendment & cancellation conditions apply. General Conditions: All prices & offers are correct as at 27/03/24 & are subject to availability, capacity control, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Valid for new bookings only & not combinable with any other offer. Prices are in New Zealand dollars unless specified, based on cash, cheque or Eftpos payment only. We welcome ALL major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Due to the popularity of cruising, fares detailed cannot be guaranteed, they are subject to change or withdrawal at any time without notice up until full payment is received. Deposits, final payment due dates & amounts vary by cruise line & will be required to secure your booking. Please note some deposits are non refundable & non transferable. Strict amendment & cancellation conditions apply. Please note some ocean view cabins may have obstructed views. Itinerary routings are subject to change at the discretion of the cruise company. Cruise lines reserve the right to impose a fuel surcharge should oil prices exceed their specific threshold per barrel. All cruises are subject to the full booking & passage conditions of the respective cruise lines, which passengers will be bound by. Children & Infant pricing may be available on request. It is the responsibility of the passenger to ensure they have a valid visa to enter those countries that require one. Travel agent services fees will apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. We strongly recommend full comprehensive travel insurance. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact your travel specialist for full details.