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Expedition America 2016, Here We Come!

Expedition America 2016, here we come!

The route is almost set! There might still be changes but there is a route plan to work with.…

Application For Volunteers Is Now Closed!

Application for volunteers is now closed!

We have closed the application. With almost 4000 applications our inbux is full, thank you so much for your…

Vikings – The Great Explorers

Vikings - the great explorers

Expedition America 2016 is an expedition about sailing the world's largest Viking ship from Norway to America via Iceland…

Draken Harald Hårfagre, the largest Viking Ship built in modern times
– Explores the world and will sail across the North Atlantic Ocean in the summer of 2016

The Explorer

The Explorer

The norwegian entrepreneur, Sigurd Aase, is the initiator and owner of Viking Kings A/S, the company behind Draken…

The World’s Largest Viking Ship

The world's largest Viking ship

The Vikings left almost no record of how they built their ships and how they sailed them. There…

Expedition America 2016

Expedition America 2016

In May 2016 Draken Harald Hårfagre will leave her home port in Haugesund, Norway and sail off for…

Pictures From The Shipyard

Pictures from the Shipyard

During the winter 2014/2015 a new workshop has been built, and the ship is thoroughly maintained and improved…

Sailing Out 2014

Sailing out 2014

On July 2nd 2014, after months of preparations, the ship was finally ready to sail out on the…

Dismasting 2014

Dismasting 2014

After sailing out from Norway in July 2014, Draken Harald Hårfagre was beating against the wind for three…

Film clips

Film Clip: Sailor Woody Talks About Hemp Aboard Draken Harald Hårfagre

Film clip: Sailor Woody talks about hemp aboard Draken Harald Hårfagre

Sailing Draken Harald Hårfagre 2013

Sailing Draken Harald Hårfagre 2013

In the summer of 2013 Draken Harald Hårfagre was training along the Norwegian coastline outside Vestlandet. She was…

The Route

From Norway to Iceland, Greenland, Canada and USA. Follow Draken Harald Hårfagre on her transatlantic voyage.

Expedition America 2016

The aim is to explore one of the most mythological sea voyages – the Viking discovery of the New World. The project will create cross-border meetings and inspire people to go beyond the horizon in a modern Viking saga.

Contact us!

Would you like to contact us? Please send us an e-mail or post on Facebook. info (at) drakenexpeditionamerica.com

The Vikings were accomplished navigators, artisans, traders and story tellers,
but their greatest triumph was the ships they built.

Draken Harald Hårfagre explores the world

The vikings were explorers and adventurers. They set sail and went beyond the horizon. The Draken Harald Hårfagre project is all about that, to explore and to adventure. The projects aim is to explore one of the most mythological sea voyages – the Viking discovery of the New World. The project will create cross-border meetings and inspire people to go beyond the horizon in a modern Viking saga.