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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
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 hillsides in one scene may strike you as unreal.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Ilulissat, Kangerlussuaq, Nanortalik, Nuuk, Qaqortoq, Qassiarsuk, Reykjavik, Uunartoq
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Spitsbergen Compagnie du Ponant
$6,730
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Set Sail for Spitsbergen

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Be taught by naturalist guides
  • Encounter unique landscapes
  • Cruise by Bear Island's seabirds
  • Experience 24-hour daylight
Step aboard Le Boréal in Tromso, Norway for an 8-day expedition cruise to Spitsbergen. On this island, the sea spreads its thick, glittery coat of ice and time stretches out to eternity. Surrounded by the icy Arctic Ocean and nestling in between millennial glaciers and carved mountains, Spitsbergen in the summer is a place where the sun never sets. 
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Bellsund, Hornsund, Longyearbyen, Magdalenafjord, Monacobreen (Monaco Glacier), Ny Alesund, Tromso
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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
Cruise the fantastic fjords of Svalbard on this 11-day cruise on the Sea Endurance. Make daily landings with Zodiac craft to find remnants from the bustling activity during the 17th-century whaling period, view arctic wildlife such as polar bears and walrus, and explore magnificent landscapes and vast tundra.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, 14th of July Glacier, Alkefjellet, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), Hornsund, Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Palanderbukta
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$3,375
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On the Trail of the Vikings

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Diamond (IPC)
  • Explore Breidafjördur Bay
  • Play golf in a volcano crater
  • Cross the Prins Christian Sound
  • Visit ancient town Qassiarsuk
Follow the same Viking trail from Iceland to South Greenland made famous by Viking explorer Erik the Red 900 years ago. Discover Iceland’s exotic bird life in Breidafjördur Bay, unspoiled nature and solitude in the Westfjords and fascinating volcanic archipelago of the Westman Islands. Your exploration of Greenland will …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Isafjordur, Nanortalik, Narsarsuaq, Prince Christian Sound, Reykjavik, Stykkisholmur, Westman Islands (Vestmannaeyjar)
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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
Explore the Arctic island Svalbard in beautiful autumn, and enjoy an 11-day voyage aboard the M/S Sjoveien encountering wildlife, spectacular fjords, and towering mountain peaks.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Alkefjellet, Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Palanderbukta, Raudfjord, Sundneset (Barentsøya)
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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
Discover the true natures of geologically extraordinary Iceland and Greenland on this 8-day adventure. See epic ice—by air & sea, search for wildlife, and fall under the spell of urban Reykjavik.
Activities: Adventure Options, Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Whale Watching
Places: Disko Bay, Ilulissat, Kangerlussuaq, Reykjavik, Sisimiut
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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
This 11-day cruise on the Sea Adventurer explores Spitsbergen, the wildlife capital of the Arctic, through zodiac cruising, tundra hiking, snowshoeing, and kayaking. Witness continuous daylight and unique Arctic wildlife as you sail around the magical island of Spitsbergen.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Hornsund, Longyearbyen, Monacobreen (Monaco Glacier), Smeerenburg
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A beautiful arctic glacier.
$7,495
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Baffin Island & West Greenland

11 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Hike, paddle, and cruise to explore
  • Cross the Arctic Circle
  • Walk on Greenland's ice cap
  • Visit remote Inuit communities
This voyage combines two outstanding locations: Canada’s wild and remote Baffin Island and the glaciated western coast of Greenland. Explore deep fjords, immense icebergs, and small coastal villages while encountering the special wildlife of the Arctic, including birdlife, marine mammals, and polar bears.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Trekking & Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Baffin Island, Canada, Greenland, North America, Cape Mercy, Davis Strait, Disko Bay, Iqaluit, Kangerlussuaq, Monumental Island, Pangirtung, Qeqertarsuaq, Sisimiut, Sunshine Fjord
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Musk ox near Greenland Ice Cap
$4,895
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East Greenland: Aurora Borealis in Scoresby Sund

11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
Join the crew of the Sea Spirit on this remarkable 11-day cruise in East Greenland. Almost beyond comprehension, the extent of Greenland's ice Sheet is 1.8 million square kilometers, equivalent to 14 times the size of England and giving birth to icebergs as big as 10-story buildings. In East Greenland, prepare to be humbled by the magnitude of …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Cape Hofmann Halvø, Danmarkso, Denmark Strait, Frederiksdal, Grundarfjordur, Isafjordur, Ittoqqortoormiit, Reykjavik, Sydkap, Volquart Boons Coast
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Polar bear
$6,995
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Baffin Island - Jewel of the High Arctic

12 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Visit remote Inuit villages
  • Cross the Arctic Cricle
  • Visit Auyuittuq National Park
  • Watch for walrus, whales and bears
Journey up the east cost of Baffin Island on this 12-day expedition cruise. Watch for bird and marine wildlife as you cruise among the fjords and glaciers. Visit Inuit villages and glimpse the culture and heritage of the people there.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Auyuittuq National Park, Beechey Island, Devon Island, Iqaluit, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), Monumental Island, Pangirtung, Pond Inlet, Prince Leopold Island, Resolute, Sirmilik National Park, Sunshine Fjord
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The blue lagoon in Iceland
$8,980
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Circumnavigation of Iceland

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Diamond
  • Explore Iceland’s Golden Circle
  • View colonies of breeding seabirds
  • Stroll through archaeological sites
  • Photograph stunning landscapes
  • Search for whales and seals
Iceland—a land of hot springs, glaciers, lava fields, and waterfalls—is a nature lover’s paradise. Explore the country’s fabled Golden Circle—Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Waterfall, and the Geysir Center—and look for a variety of breeding seabirds, including kittiwakes, guillemots, and puffins on this 12-day circumnavigation cruise.
Activities: History, Trekking & Hiking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Europe, Iceland, Western Europe, Akureyri, Djupivogur, Flatey Island, Heimaey Island, Isafjordur, Latrabjarg, Reykjavik, Seydisfjordur, Siglufjordur, Surtsey Island, Thistilfjord Bay, Vigur Island
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A polar bear sniffs the Arctic air
$6,495
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High Arctic Explorer

10 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Learn about Franklin's voyage
  • Discover towering bird cliffs
  • Learn the history of Grise Fiord
  • Watch wildlife in Lancaster Sound
Cruise into the heart of the Canadian Arctic. Shore landings in the company of expert guides allow you to explore on foot, observing wildlife, arctic flora, and points of historical interest set against a backdrop of epic mountains, sweeping glaciers, and massive skies. An ideal introduction to small ship expedition cruising in the Canadian Arctic.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Trekking & Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Baffin Island, Canada, North America, Northwest Passage, Beechey Island, Bylot Island, Coburg Island, Dundas Harbor, Grise Fiord, Prince Leopold Island, Resolute
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Ice diving in the Arctic
$11,995
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Baffin Island Dive Safari

8 Day Itinerary
  • Travel by snowmobile and qamutik
  • Have progressive diving experiences
  • See the Arctic's vast wildlife
  • Stay in a safari-style base camp
Experience the most exhilarating 8-day diving adventure in the company of the Arctic's leading scuba diving experts. Settle in to a safari-style base camp on the sea ice and dive in the most incredible ice formations. Witness the Arctic's widlife such as pods of narwhal, a variety of seal species, bowhead, beluga whales, and polar bears.
Activities: Adventure Options, Land, Scuba Diving, Whale Watching, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Iqaluit, Ottawa, Pond Inlet, Sirmilik National Park
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Polar bear yawn
$11,995
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Spring Polar Bears & Glaciers of Baffin Photo Safari

9 Day Itinerary
  • Explore the majestic wild Arctic
  • Travel by snowmobile and qamutik
  • Locate and photograph polar bears
  • Witness the northern lights
This 9-day photo safari takes you to an exclusive location where travelers seldom go. Only a lucky few have the opportunity to explore this area of the Arctic by land at this time of year. Become one of this special group of explorers and discover the heart of the high eastern Arctic.
Activities: Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Iqaluit, Ottawa, Qikiqtarjuaq
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$11,490
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Exploration of Svalbard

11 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Stockholm
  • Explore eastern Svalbard
  • Search for arctic wildlife
  • Find 17th-century whaling remnants
  • Cruise spectacular landscapes
Cruise the fantastic fjords of Svalbard on this 11-day cruise on the M/S Stockholm. Make daily landings with Zodiac craft to find remnants from the bustling activity during the 17th-century whaling period, view arctic wildlife such as polar bears and walrus, and explore magnificent landscapes and vast tundra.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, 14th of July Glacier, Alkefjellet, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), Hornsund, Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Palanderbukta
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Polar bears keep watch over the Arctic landscape
$5,295
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Introduction to Spitsbergen: Polar Bear Safari

9 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Adventurer
  • Get a taste of the Arctic
  • View and photograph wildlife
  • Hike, kayak and explore Spitsbergen
  • Take advantage of continuous daylig
This 9-day voyage provides the opportunity to get a taste of everything the Arctic has to offer, from polar bears and walrus to spectacular scenery. Enjoy daily presentations by your Expedition Team on board the Sea Adventurer, and daily wildlife sightings on land. Hike, explore and enjoy the beauty of the Arctic on your visit to Spitsbergen.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Hornsund, Longyearbyen, Monacobreen (Monaco Glacier), Smeerenburg
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Polar bears lounge in the sun
$5,495
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Spitsbergen Encounter

10 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Watch for beluga whales
  • Zodiac or kayak near glaciers
  • Learn about whaling in Svalbard
  • Encounter polar bears
Cruise into the heart of the Norwegian Arctic. Days are busy with shore excursions to places of historic interest, visits to wildlife colonies, viewing the exquisite native flora, and soaking up the stunning landscapes. Short or long hikes on shore and kayaking are features along with regular cruising in the Zodiacs.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Europe, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Bourbonhamna, Fuglesangen, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Monacobreen (Monaco Glacier), Nordaustlandet, Phippsoya, Poolepynten, Smeerenburg, Spitsbergen
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$10,950
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Svalbard Polar Bear Expedition

11 Day Itinerary aboard MV Polaris I
Visit Svalbard during the second half of the season on this 11-day Arctic expedition cruise on the MV Polaris 1. The ice is slowly starting to loosen its grip, which offers good opportunities to explore the seldom-visited eastern parts. During this expedition discover the Arctic archipelago, searching for wildlife such as polar bears, walrus, and …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, 14th of July Glacier, Alkefjellet, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), Hornsund, Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Palanderbukta
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