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Hike along the coastal Russian mountains
$19,800
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Northeast Passage: The Northern Sea Route

28 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Shokalskiy
  • Be part of a history-making voyage
  • Cruise between the Pacific & Arctic
  • Encounter Arctic wildlife
  • View archaeological sites
  • Journey to remote islands
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark on a 28-day history-making expedition through the Northern Sea Route/Northeast Passage from Anadyr to Svalbard. Aboard the Akademik Shokalskiy, learn about the development of the commercial shipping route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. First transited in 1878-1880 by Swedish …
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Coastal village in the arctic
$9,950
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Expedition North

13 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Learn Viking lore and legends on this voyage north to the Arctic Circle. Behold the majesty of the silent landscapes as you search for Polar Bears, walrus, Arctic fox and seals. Explore deep fjords and lava caves, sulfur pits and boiling mud pools. A trip to the remote Jan Mayen Island completes …
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Walking through vast arctic landscapes.
$7,750
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Expedition Svalbard

11 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Experience a journey into one of the last major European wilderness areas with pristine mountains, fauna, deep fjords, picturesque icebergs, and massive ice sheets. The goal on this voyage is to explore the eastern and least-visited sections of Svalbard’s breathtaking and dramatic …
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Coastal village in the arctic
$7,650
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Remote Isles On the Way to Iceland

12 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Observe various seabird species
  • Visit Neolithic and medieval sites
  • Experience the unique Faroe Islands
  • See dolphins, seals and porpoises
  • See Neolithic Heartland of Ork
  • See Europe’s largest bird cliff
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
The captivating history of these remote islands will astound, as you discover Neolithic sites, medieval ruins, and historic homes. Perhaps spot puffins, Grey seals, or even Orcas as you travel northwards to the Faroe Islands. Zodiac cruises, stunning natural parks and delicious local cuisine are …
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Icebergs in Greenland
$10,950
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Svalbard & Scoresby Sund

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the majestic icebergs and glacier-filled bays of the largest fjord system in the world during this unforgettable 2-week adventure. Ice cruise by Zodiac® and search the shoreline for polar bears. With 24-hour daylight, jagged peaks and glacier filled bays as your backdrop, this is a voyage …
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Coastal village in the arctic
$7,545
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Greenland's West Coast

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Anchor at remote ports of call
  • Hike the Arctic tundra
  • Tour Greenland's capital, Nuuk
  • Navigate the Ilulissat Icefjord
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore the incredible beauty of the Arctic on this unique 11-day cruise that begins in Reykjavik,Iceland and travels around remote areas of Greenland. Board your luxurious 264-passenger luxury vessel, Le Boreal, andsail through silence broken only by the cracking of icebergs to the landscapes of …
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A natural arch of basalt in Iceland.
$9,130
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A Circumnavigation of Iceland

9 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Experience Iceland's unique geology
  • Meet Iceland’s people & culture
  • Actively explore Iceland's coasts
  • Travel with an expert team
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Iceland’s geology in all its manifestations is world-class. It is highly geologically active with many volcanoes––hundreds of them, in fact. Most famously, the volcano inEyjafjallajökullerupted in 2010. Geologyalone makes a circumnavigation a very compelling idea. When you …
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Arctic Reindeer
$6,995
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South & West Greenland and Disko Bay

Home of Vikings and Icebergs - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
  • Enjoy seabird and whale sightings
  • Explore Greenland's Norse ruins
  • Visit the capital city Nuuk
  • View the huge icebergs of Disko Bay
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Find yourself among some of the most magnificent sceneries in the world on this inspiring 16-day expedition through South and West Greenland! While sailing on the m/v Sea Spirit, admire icebergs the size of city blocks and soaring mountains. The juxtaposition of glittering icebergs and verdant …
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Walrus in the Arctic
$7,895
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Big Island, Big Adventure: Spitsbergen Circumnavigation

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer
  • Explore polar bear feeding areas
  • Discover the tundra & polar desert
  • Spot beluga and walrus populations
  • Kayak through icebergs and glaciers
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
On this 13-day voyage attempt a circumnavigation of Spitsbergen, the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago. Take advantage of the conitinous daylight and observe the extraordinary arctic wildlife, including polar bears, walrus poulations, seabirds, reeinders, and Arctic foxes. Embark the Ocean …
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Polar bear in the Arctic
$7,895
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Spitsbergen Photography: In Search of Polar Bears

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer
  • View iconic arctic wildlife
  • Enjoy continuous arctic daylight
  • Zodiac cruise through icy waters
  • Search for polar bears
Activities: Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Travel to the destination of your dreams, the Arctic, and immerse yourself in the natural wonders of the land of the midnight sun. Cruise along the coast, ice edge and inner fiords of Spitsbergen, one of most prolific destinations for viewing arctic wildlife, and be rewarded with the opportunity to …
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Observe the picturesque houses of Greenland
$6,995
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Greenland Explorer: Valleys and Fjords

15 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer
  • Kayak around big icebergs
  • Round Cape Farewell
  • Soak in geothermal waters
  • Explore the Ilulissat Icefjord
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore Greenland, home to the world’s great fjords and some of the most active glaciers outside of Antarctica. Come to where the forces of nature still reign supreme when you join this 15-day expedition; brush up on Viking history and immerse yourself in present day Greenlandic Inuit …
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Take a zodiac tour around glaciers.
$9,195
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Classic Northwest Passage

13 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Sight polar bears in Conningham Bay
  • Discover the culture of Pond Inlet
  • Navigate through massive iceburgs
  • Hear stories of Franklin's voyage
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This iconic voyage explores the remote Northwest Passage and stunning fjords of the Baffin Island coastline. Follow in the footsteps of the early Arctic explorers such as Franklin, Amundsen and Larsen, exploring the archipelago of islands and channels that create Canada’s high Arctic region. …
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Spitsbergen Compagnie du Ponant
$6,075
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Set Sail for Spitsbergen

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Observe numerous sea birds
  • Experience Spitsbergen's summer
  • Explore Bear Island
  • Spot polar bears and whales
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join this 8-day Arctic adventure aboard the rare and innovative Le Boreal, a yacht that embodies thesubtle alliance between luxury, intimacy, and well-being. Step aboard inTromsø and set sail to Spitsbergen for a memorable experience discovering beautiful landscapes, jagged mountains, and …
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$7,490
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Expedition Svalbard

11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Endurance
  • Explore eastern Svalbard
  • Search for arctic wildlife & birds
  • Find 17th-century whaling remnants
  • Cruise spectacular landscapes
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Visit Svalbard during the second half of the season on this Arctic expedition cruise. The ice is slowly starting to loosen its grip, which offers good opportunities to explore the seldom-visited eastern parts. During this expedition explore the Arctic archipelago, searching for wildlife such as …
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$9,390
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Expedition Svalbard

11 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Sjoveien
  • Embark on daily Zodiac cruises
  • Cruise along fjords and glaciers
  • Discover Eastern Svalbard
  • Explore Southwest Spitsbergen
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
The autumn in Svalbard offers beautiful colors, a warm light, and spectacular sunsets. The ice in the eastern parts of the archipelago has usually retreated at this time, which offers good opportunities to explore the more seldom-visited parts around Nordaustlandet. With ten nights on board theM/S …
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Disko Bay
$6,990
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Hot Springs and Icebergs: Iceland to West Greenland

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • Feel the contrasts of fire and ice
  • Sail among massive icebergs
  • Dine on Viðey Island
  • Meet Greenlanders & their culture
  • Hike, kayak, swim & horseback ride
Activities: Adventure Options, Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Whale Watching
Activity Level: Relaxed
Go by land, sea, and air to discover the thrilling nature of two geologically extraordinary countries! Start by exploring the cuisine and music of metropolitan Reykjavík, soak in Iceland’s thermal baths, and hike to its thunderous waterfalls. Travel to Greenland via charter air, and …
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Unbelievable views await your passage
$4,995
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South and West Greenland: Home of the Vikings

11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
  • Sail along picturesque fjords
  • Hear presentations by experts
  • Learn about Vikings and Inuit
  • Spot Arctic wildlife
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Find yourself among some of the most magnificent sceneries in the world on this inspiring 11-day cruise through South and West Greenland! While sailing on the m/v Sea Spirit, admire icebergs the size of city blocks and soaring mountains. The juxtaposition of glittering icebergs and verdant …
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A walrus pops up for to say hello
$6,295
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Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic

11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Adventurer
  • View unique Arctic wildlife
  • Experience the Arctic via kayak
  • See polar deserts and huge glaciers
  • Visit a memorial for whalers
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
If there is such a thing as a "classic Arctic" expedition cruise, this is it. Get all the best of Spitsbergen on this 11-day cruise, by exploring the western edge of the island and venturing to some northern outlying areas home to polar bears and walrus. Come across colonies of seabirds …
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