Taking you to the midnight sun in summertime and the Northern Lights in winter, MS Trollfjord is an expedition-style cruiser with comfortable, modern facilities. What's more, it offers itineraries that are ideal for those who want to see as much as possible of what Hurtigruten Norway voyages have to offer.
Get comfortable in tastefully designed cabins and luxurious suites or make use of the ship’s extensive leisure facilities. On deck nine you’ll find the sauna and fitness room, while only a stone’s throw away you can step onto an outdoor deck, crafted in Scandinavian wood and stone, to take in the passing scenery in style.
On the same level you’ll also find one of MS Trollfjord’s three well-stocked bars. Next up are the Fjord and Saga Fjord bars, where you can sample cocktails made with hard-to-find Norwegian spirits. Enjoy them while marveling at the glaciers and mountains outside from the panorama lounge, situated right around the corner on this impressive Hurtigruten ship.
For meals and refreshments, head to deck five where you’ll find cafes open around the clock and a selection of shops. The deck is also home to the main dining hall and a la carte restaurant. Serving bountiful buffets and casual three-course meals, MS Trollfjord’s gastronomic offerings are based around healthy, locally-sourced cuisine, with menus tailored to whichever region you’re visiting. With the ship making multiple stops every day, this means you’ll be able try a whole host of great Norwegian flavours during your journey.
Whether you’re most excited for the mountains of Bergen, the Art Noveau architecture of Alesund or the international shopping possibilities in Tromso, MS Trollfjord ensures you travel in ultimate comfort and relaxation.
The facilities in Huritgruten cabins vary between ships and the various cabin grades. Towels and shower gel/liquid soap are provided in all cabins, in addition to this all cabins (except for MS Lofoten and some cabins on board MS Vesteralen) also have a hair dryer. Tea/Coffee making facilities are available in suites only.
Containing two rooms, a seating and dining table, Television, stereo, Internet access. Owner's suites also come with a mini-bar, and a private balcony.
One or two rooms, seating area, TV, stereo, Internet access, mini-bar, some with bathtub, most with private balcony or bay window.
Seating area, TV, mini-bar
Separate beds, one can be turned into a sofa, table.
Separate beds, one bed can turn into a sofa. Some with upper / lower berths.
Visiting 34 ports, Hurtigruten have an exceptional opportunity to get fresh produce from local suppliers everyday. This means delicious new and fresh ingredients, both from coastal and inland areas.
Based on the season's best ingredients, the chefs create either three-course dinners or lavish buffets. Being a coastal voyage, seafood dominates the menu, accompanied with fresh vegetables and delicately flavoured sauces. Each dinner ends with traditional desserts, like home-made cakes, puddings, berries or sorbet. Breakfast and lunch is served buffet style, while dinner is a set dinner.
Passengers are requested to go to the restaurant on embarkation to make their table reservation. The usual meal times are: breakfast from 08.00 to 10.00 hours (open sitting); lunch from 13.00 hours (open sitting); dinner from 18.00 hours (set seating). During high season, there may be several sittings, the times of which will be shown on board. Full board begins with a buffet dinner on departure from Bergen and ends with brunch on the arrival day back in Bergen. The food is Norwegian and breakfast is buffet style with a selection of cold meats, cheese, eggs, cereals and fruit. Lunch is the famous Cold Table with a choice of fish dishes, cold meats, salads, a selection of hot dishes, desserts and fruit. Dinner is a three-course set meal; there is not usually a choice of menu. Occasionally the Cold Table may be served in the evening and the set meal at lunch time. All vessels are fully licensed.
For a delightful snack on board, the Viking Café for sandwiches, soups and pasta. Open 24-hours a day, you can grab a refreshment at any time,
The emphasis onboard is on relaxation and discovery, and not the commercial entertainment that is so often a part of conventional cruises. Hertigruten’s aim is to get you closer to unique environments and to allow you to share the experience with your fellow travellers. Occasionally there may be some musical entertainment onboard in the evenings.
Selling souvenirs, knitwear, books, postcards, postage stamps and a limited supply of toiletries.
Passwords can be purchased from reception, costs are currently 40NOK for 30 mins, 60NOK for 1 hour and 200NOK for 6 hours (subject to change).
The books are in a variety of languages including Norwegian, German and English.
Keep yourself feeling fresh and active in the Fitness Room or sweating away the day in the sauna.
Relax in the jacuzzis whilst floating past the scenery.
A basic fitness centre for passengers to enjoy.
Head to the sauna and relax in luxury.
Enjoy a lecture on the ship's deck or in one of the conference rooms and learn something new.
There are often lectures and presentations held on deck out in the fresh air. These lectures and presentations are related to marine and coastal life. For example, there is a performance of "Arctic Circle Ceremony" or "Leaving the Arctic" rituals when crossing the Arctic Circle, cod tongue-cutting demonstrations and training on how to fillet a fish, all of which are led by local fishermen. There are other activities on board, such as hunting for the Northern Lights in winter or sleeping on deck under the midnight sun.
Of course, all of these activities and lectures are voluntary. If you wish to simply relax and enjoy the view of the ever-changing scenery, you are more than welcome to do so.
Also enjoy a lecture in one of the conference rooms.
There is a playroom available for children.
Let your children enjoy their stay in the playroom with activities available to them.