On a small ship Arctic cruise, experience a magical land of icy fjords
, jagged mountains, and immense glaciers. Icebreakers cut through the dense polar ice to access areas previously visited by only the most adventurous explorers. Comfortable expedition vessels glide travelers beyond the Arctic Circle through dramatic ice floes to walk in the footsteps of the Vikings
or marvel at the breaching of a humpback whale
. A trip to the Arctic offers rare wildlife, intense natural beauty and unique cultures that have survived in one of the most extreme environments on Earth. During a cruise of the Arctic enjoy the celebrated landscapes of Greenland
, Scottish Isles
, as well as a trip to the distant and remote North Pole
, Svalbard and Norway
's volcanic Jan Mayen island.