MS ROALD AMUNDSEN
MS Roald Amundsen is the first of two new hybrid expedition ships Hurtigruten will add to its fleet over the next two years, sailing with electrical propulsion. The new ships have been designed by Rolls-Royce, working with Norwegian yacht designer Espen Øino,
MS Roald Amundsen will have three restaurants with menus inspired by local flavours and destinations. A special pool deck will include infinity pools, Jacuzzis and bars.
The first of Hurtigruten’s new class of specially constructed exploration ships for polar water voyages.
Designed by Rolls Royce.
Strengthened hulls for sailing through ice
The ships will feature innovative Scandinavian designs, large observation platforms, infinity pools and more
Adapted also for the service route along the Norwegian coast
SHIP SPECIFICATIONS :
· Passengers: 530
· Length: 140 m / 459 feet
· Width: 24 m / 79 feet
· Year Built : 2019
· Builder : Kleven Maritime
· Class : Ice strengthened expedition ship
· Owner : Hurtigruten As
· Operator : Hurtigruten Cruises
· Crew : 150
· Decks : 9
· cabins : 265
· Speed: 13kn / 24kph / 15mph