Hurtigruten Kong Harald Ship Information

OCG Class
Kong Harald
Year Built1993
Year Last Refurbished2016
Capacity490 passengers


The Kong Harald provides cargo and passenger service from Bergen in southern Norway to Kirkenes in the far north, and 35 ports in between. Although most passengers opt for the 24-hour daylight of mid-May to July, December and January are great times to view the northern lights if you don't mind the dark.

Kong Harald Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Hurtigruten
  • Ship Type: Coastal Ship
  • Line Class: Specialty
  • Registry: Norway
  • Year Built: 1993
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2016
  • Capacity: 490 passengers
  • Decks: 6
  • Gross Tonnage: 11,200
  • Length: 121.8 m
  • Beam: 19.2 m
  • Average Speed: 18 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 44
  • Outside Cabins: 183
  • Nationality of Officers: Norwegian
  • Nationality of Crew: Norwegian
  • Number of Crew: 60

Kong Harald On-Board Recreation

  • Spa: No
  • Casino: No

Kong Harald Dining Choices

  • Martha Salen Dining Room Cuisine: Continental, Norwegian (Capacity: 240)
  • Roald Amundsen Cafeteria Cuisine: International (Capacity: 80)

Kong Harald Entertainment

  • Leif Eriksson Lounge: Panoramic lounge (Capacity: 140)
  • Ottar Viking Lounge: Observation lounge (Capacity: 200)
  • Fritjof Nansen Lounge (Capacity: 100)
  • Roald Amundsen Lounge (Capacity: 100)
  • Snorre Sturlson Library (Capacity: 32)

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