MS Maud

The MS Maud is a ship with a rich history, heritage, and charm. It is named after the renowned polar vessel 'Maud' captained by Roald Amundsen in 1917. The modern MS Maud is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, making it ideal for polar expeditions. It's time to get closer to nature and wildlife and experience the Norwegian coast or join an expedition voyage in South America and Antarctica.

Experience MS Maud

Welcome aboard Hurtigruten's MS Maud, where big adventures await on a small ship! From the moment you step onboard MS Maud, you can unwind, explore new destinations, and enrich your knowledge with fascinating discoveries. Whether you embrace your inner scientist in the state-of-the-art Science Center or indulge your taste buds in one of the three exquisite restaurants, Hurtigruten strives to provide an unforgettable experience. Consider their floating basecamp, your home-away-from-home as you embark on thrilling expeditions and immerse yourself in the wonders of the world around you.

What's on board MS Maud?

Embark on a journey of a lifetime, your ultimate floating home-away-from-home. MS Maud provides everything you need to fully immerse yourself in a world that is far from ordinary. With its ideal size, this ship offers a perfect balance - spacious enough to provide a range of onboard facilities, yet small enough to navigate close to the coast, granting you unparalleled panoramic views and access to hidden gems that larger ships simply cannot reach. Get ready to embark on extraordinary adventures and discover a world that awaits beyond your imagination.

Your floating base camp

Interior & Cabins
Explorer Bar & Lounge
The Science Center

Interior & Cabins

Step onboard and be greeted by MS Maud's bright interiors, adorned with a timeless Art Deco style. As an environmentally progressive vessel, just like all Hurtigruten Expeditions ships, the MS Maud is dedicated to reducing emissions and fuel consumption. With an ongoing commitment to improvement, they constantly strive to implement further measures that prioritise sustainability and protect our precious environment. Experience the charm of classic design while knowing that you are cruising on a ship that prioritises eco-conscious practices.

Culinary Expedition

Premium Beverage Package


Immerse yourself in culinary excellence at Lindstrøm, the speciality restaurant named in honour of Adolf Lindstrøm, the esteemed chef on Otto Sverdrup and Roald Amundsen's legendary Arctic and Antarctic expeditions. With a nod to tradition and a contemporary flair, Lindstrøm offers a gourmet dining experience like no other. Indulge in a sensational array of exquisite dishes meticulously crafted by skilled and passionate chefs.

Ship facts

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MS Maud

Get close to nature and wildlife with MS Maud, a ship with a strong environmental profile and modern design and dedicated to the Arctic summer. You can experience her along the Norwegian coast or join an expedition voyage in for example South America and Antarctica.
Food & Drink
Body & Soul


High comfort factor and modern facilities designed with traditional Norwegian interior materials.

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