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EXPLORER 14 Days in SOUTH AMERICA

Ship: MS Fram   
Departure: Sunday, October 6, 2024
Nights: 14 nights
Departs: Cristobal
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One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
14
Nights
Days at Sea
5
Sea Days
Ports
10
Ports
Countries Visted
4
Countries
  • Itinerary

    EXPLORER 14 Days in SOUTH AMERICA

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Sunday, October 6, 2024 Cristobal, Panama Embark 11:59 PM
    View of Cristobal, Panama

    Cristóbal lies at the northern entrance to the Panama Canal. It is part of the province of Colón, a port city at the entrance to Limon Bay, at the Atlantic (Caribbean) entrance of the canal. (Interestingly, Cristóbal Colón is the Spanish translation for Christopher Columbus.) The port, Old Cristóbal, was first built by the Panama Railroad Company in the 1850s, and dredged material became landfill for the present Cristóbal. Read more about Cristobal, Panama

    2 Monday, October 7, 2024 Gatun Lake, Panama 5:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Gatun Lake, Panama

    Gatun Lake is a large artificial lake situated in the Republic of Panama that forms a major part of the Panama Canal. The lake was created between 1907 and 1913 by the building of the Gatun Dam across the Chagres River. At the time it was created, Gatun Lake was the largest man-made lake in the world, and the dam was the largest earthen dam. Read more about Gatun Lake, Panama

    3 Tuesday, October 8, 2024 At Sea
    4 Wednesday, October 9, 2024 Manta, Ecuador 2:00 PM 7:00 PM
    View of Manta, Ecuador

    Manta is a major commercial and holiday resort centre and the second major port of Ecuador. It is possibly best known for the Playa (beach) Murciélago area of the Malecón, where not only is the seafood excellent, but also on offer is great music, beach aerobics, parties, and general night life ambience. Gathering momentum among tourists is the fact that this is the home of seeds of particular palms that are almost indistinguishable from ivory after they have been dried. Read more about Manta, Ecuador

    5 Thursday, October 10, 2024 Puerto Lopez
    6 Friday, October 11, 2024 At Sea
    7 Saturday, October 12, 2024 Salaverry (Trujillo), Peru 7:00 AM 2:00 PM
    View of Salaverry (Trujillo), Peru

    Salaverry, known as "The City of Eternal Spring" because of its very sunny and pleasant year-round weather, is the port for Trujillo as well as the second largest city in Peru. It has numerous interesting archaeological sites of the Moche and Chimu civilizations, and has managed to retain much of its colonial flavour, as reflected in its historical city centre. Here are found not only the cathedral and city hall, but also numerous colonial mansions that have been preserved and are open to visitors. Read more about Salaverry (Trujillo), Peru

    8 Sunday, October 13, 2024 Lima (Callao), Peru 11:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Lima (Callao), Peru

    Lima, although a sprawling desert city, is the capital and largest city of Peru. The Historic centre of Lima is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its large number of historical buildings dating from the Spanish colonial era. In particular, visit the Plaza Mayor with the 16th century Cathedral and the Presidential Palace. Read more about Lima (Callao), Peru

    9 Monday, October 14, 2024 Pisco (San Martin), Peru 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Pisco (San Martin), Peru

    Pisco lies on the Pacific coast of Peru, 200 km south of the capital Lima. The small city is a gateway to the ruins of Machu Picchu, 500 km due east high in the Andes. Pisco is served by the port of San Martin which is 35 km out of town on the Paracas Peninsula. Read more about Pisco (San Martin), Peru

    10 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 At Sea
    11 Wednesday, October 16, 2024 Arica, Chile 9:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Arica, Chile

    The seaside resort city of Arica in the north of Chile lies just 18 km south of the border with Peru. Known as the City of Eternal Spring - as it is sunny virtually every day of the year - it is located on the coast of the driest desert in the world. It has a great beach where visitors can enjoy the sun and take a swim. Read more about Arica, Chile

    12 Thursday, October 17, 2024 Iquique, Chile 7:00 AM 1:00 PM
    View of Iquique, Chile

    Iquique is a city in northern Chile, capital of Tarapacá Region, on the Pacific coast. It is located on a rocky peninsula in the rainless Atacama Desert with its unbelievable landscape that has a lagoon in the middle of the driest desert in the world, and overlooks the Pacific Ocean. You can find beautiful topography in the Isluga Volcano National Park, with high mountains and attractions like native flora, geysers, lagoons and rivers. Read more about Iquique, Chile

    13 Friday, October 18, 2024 At Sea
    14 Saturday, October 19, 2024 Coquimbo, Chile 1:00 PM 6:00 PM
    View of Coquimbo, Chile

    Coquimbo is a port city and capital of the Elqui Province, located on the Pan-American Highway, in the Coquimbo Region of Chile. Tourism has recently started to develop, particularly as an access point for popular beach towns to the south, such as the fisherman’s cove of Guanaqueros, and Tongoy, with its famous 5km beach of white sand. Then there is La Serena, the capital of the region, with multiple attractions from architecture to beaches and shopping. Read more about Coquimbo, Chile

    15 Sunday, October 20, 2024 Santiago (Valparaiso), Chile 10:00 AM Disembark
    View of Santiago (Valparaiso), Chile

    Santiago is the capital of Chile, 90 minutes drive from its port Valparaiso. Santiago has easy access both to ski slopes just 50 km to the Andes, and beaches 100 km to the Pacific. Chile's steady economic growth has transformed Santiago into one of Latin America's most modern metropolitan areas, with dozens of shopping centers and impressive high-rises. Read more about Santiago (Valparaiso), Chile

  • Ship

    MS Fram Overview

    MS Fram

    MS Fram was built with the purpose of being an expedition vessel. With higher ice-class, chart drawing tools, ship depth sounding database, extractable forward sounding sonar, iceberg search lights and many more incredible features - MS Fram is simply the best expedition ship imaginable.

  • Cabins

    MS Fram Cabins

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    Suite

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    Cabin Types

    Q2, M4, M2, MG

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    These elegant suites are situated on upper decks and include a seating area, TV and minibar.

    Superior Oceanview

    Superior Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    F4, F2, U2

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    Size approximately: 22 m2. Flexible sleeping arrangements, seating area (chairs), TV, kettle, shower/WC.

    Oceanview

    Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    FJ, N4, SD, N2

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    Size approximately: 16 - 21 m2. Enjoy these comfortable cabins with double beds* and TV situated on upper decks with a limited view.

    Inside

    Inside

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    Cabin Types

    I4, I2

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    Size approximately: 6 - 10 m2. Relax in these comfortable, standard inside cabins on middle or upper deck with separate beds where one can be turned into a sofa.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for MS Fram

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  • Promotions

    Current Cruise Deals for MS Fram

    Hurtigruten Club Offer

    Hurtigruten Club Offer

    Clean Cruising Club Members receive EUR180 per cabin onboard credit per stateroom*
    Plus, your cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions includes:
    • All meals in the main dining room
    • Specially selected wine, beer, sodas and mineral water including during lunch and dinner plus tea and coffee available during the day
    • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
    • Free Wi-Fi (subject to accessibility)
    • No gratuities expected
    • On board and on shore excursions and explorations*
    • A small selection of gear, such as trekking poles and rubber boots, will be available for load depending on the season and the destination
    • Expert guiding with the assistance of the Hurtigruten expedition team

    Terms & Conditions apply.

    Hurtigruten Experience

    Hurtigruten Experience

    Your cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions includes:

    • All meals in the main dining room
    • Specially selected wine, beer, sodas and mineral water including during lunch and dinner
    • Tea and coffee available during the day
    • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
    • Free Wi-Fi (subject to accessibility)
    • No gratuities expected
    • On board and on shore excursions and explorations*
    • A small selection of gear, such as trekking poles and rubber boots, will be available for load depending on the season and the destination
    • Access to in-depth lectures as well as the Advanced Science Center and Citizen Science Program
    • Expert guiding with the assistance of the Hurtigruten expedition team

    Terms & Conditions apply.

Cabin Availability

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Superior Oceanview at the MS Fram

Superior Oceanview

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Suite at the MS Fram

Suite

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  • EXPLORER 14 Days in SOUTH AMERICA

    Cruiseline: Hurtigruten Expeditions Ship: MS Fram Departure: Sunday, October 6, 2024 Nights: 14 nights Departs: Cristobal Returns: Santiago (Valparaiso)

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