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$5,290
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Svalbard with Lofoten & Bear Island

10 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Endurance
  • Visit the fishing village of Reine
  • See historic Nusfjord
  • Explore seabird colonies
  • View Svalbard polar bears
Join this 10-day expedition cruise to Lofoten, Bear Island, and Svalbard. It's a busy time of year for wildlife in northern Norway! On this journey see tens of thousands of seabirds, arctic foxes, and whales, and polar bears. Cruise along vast, glaciated archipelagos dominated by mountain ranges and magnificent wilderness.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Bear Island, Bellsund, Bodo, Edgeøya, Hornsund, Lofoten Islands, Longyearbyen, Nusfjord, Storfjorden, Trondenes
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A walrus relaxes on the snow.
$4,900
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Around Spitsbergen with Kvitøya

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Visit Ny-Alesund
  • See reindeer, walrus, and whales
  • Climb Soraberget to view the icecap
  • Explore rarely-visited Kvitøya
This 10-day expedition cruise around Spitsbergen makes a landing on the island of Kvitøya, a site of historical significance, and home of a large walrus population.The cruise also gives you a great chance to see whales, foxes, reindeer, seals, and polar bears.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Ahlstrandhalvøya, Freemansundet, Hornsund, Kong Karls Land (King Charles Land), Kvitøya, Longyearbyen, Phippsoya, Raudfjord, Ytre Norskøya Island
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A single home in the desolate arctic.
$4,900
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Around Spitsbergen with Kvitøya

10 Day Itinerary aboard MV Plancius
  • Visit Ny-Alesund
  • See reindeer, walrus, and whales
  • Climb Soraberget to view the icecap
  • Explore rarely-visited Kvitøya
This 10-day cruise around Spitsbergen gives you a great chance to see whales, foxes, reindeer, seals, and polar bears. The expedition makes a landing on the island of Kvitøya, a site of historical significance, and home of a large walrus population.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Ahlstrandhalvøya, Freemansundet, Hornsund, Krossfjorden, Kvitøya, Longyearbyen, Nordaustlandet, Phippsoya
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$7,190
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Maiden Voyage in Svalbard

9 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Sjoveien
  • Cruise Arctic fjords and islands
  • Embark on daily Zodiac cruises
  • Explore Longyearbyen
  • See remnants of Arctic exploration
Explore Svalbard, the Arctic island that has captivated explorers for centuries, on this special 9-day maiden voyage aboard the M/S Sjoveien. Spot unique Arctic wildlife and enjoy Svalbard's icy springtime beauty with daily landings on sturdy Zodiac crafts.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Raudfjord
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$7,190
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Svalbard Adventure

9 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Sjoveien
  • Cruise Arctic fjords and islands
  • Embark on daily Zodiac cruises
  • Explore Longyearbyen
  • See remains of Arctic exploration
Explore Svalbard, the Arctic island that has captivated explorers for centuries, on this 9-day voyage aboard the M/S Sjoveien. Spot unique Arctic wildlife and enjoy Svalbard's icy springtime beauty with daily landings on sturdy Zodiac crafts.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Krossfjorden, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Raudfjord
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Fishing village in the arctic
$4,300
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Iceland: Between Geysers & Glaciers

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Spot Iceland's natural marvels
  • Discover Grundarfjordur culture
  • Sail directly to the Arctic Circle
  • Explore volcanic Heimaey Island
Join Le Soleal on a voyage to the fringes of the Arctic Circle, where the first Vikings went ashore in the 9th century. On this 8-day journey, experience wild and fascinating Iceland’s natural heritage, which has retained all of its mystery. 
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Akureyri, Grimsey Island, Grundarfjordur, Heimaey Island, Isafjordur, Reykjavik
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Take a ATV ride across the Arctic tundra at Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge
$6,295
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Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge

8 Day Itinerary
  • Hike to Kayak Falls
  • Watch and listen for Beluga Whales
  • Explore the Canadian Arctic by ATV
  • Kayak around Cunningham Inlet
Experience the wild Arctic tundra on this 8-day Arctic tour! View the shy beluga whales, muskox, and polar bears as you explore the Arctic via raft, kayak, and ATV. Abundant in adventure, this tour delights and thrills travelers time and time again.
Activities: Adventure Options, Fishing, Kayaking, Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Whitewater Rafting, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge, Yellowknife
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Hiking the arctic tundra.
$1,900
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Scoresby Sund - Iceland

8 Day Itinerary aboard Rembrandt van Rijn
Voyage to the Scoresby Sund and witness the Aurora Borealis while cruising the shores of East Greenland. Sail along the ragged and glaciated Volquart Boons Coast, land on Danmarksø where there are the remains of an Inuit settlement abandoned around 200 years ago, see musk oxen on Jameson Land, and visit Ittoqqortoormiit, and end the voyage in …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Akureyri, Danmarkso, Ittoqqortoormiit, Jameson Land, Nerlerit Inaat, Reykjavik, Volquart Boons Coast
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Explore the expansive National Parks of the Arctic
$7,495
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Spitsbergen - East Greenland - Iceland

15 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
  • Explore Northeast Greenland NP
  • Find ancient Thule sites
  • Catch sight of the Northern Lights
  • Spot charismatic Arctic wildlife
This 15-day voyage of 3 Arctic islands aboard the Sea Spirit is not one to miss! Begin in Spitsbergen - a must for those who want to see the Arctic in all its wildness and splendor. Explore the world's largest fjord system – Scorsebysund – in East Greenland. The last port of call is Iceland, a place of unearthly landscapes.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Denmark Strait, Grundarfjordur, Isafjordur, Longyearbyen, Ny Alesund, Reykjavik
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Walrus
$13,920
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The Baffin Sea

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Explore by Zodiac dinghies
  • Learn from Naturalist-Guides
  • Delight in nature
  • View Arctic wildlife
Cruise the rugged and remote shores of Greenland on this 14-day cruise on Le Boreal. The first destination is the North-West coast of Greenland, which welcomes you with its majestic icebergs, colorful villages encircled by mountains, and its basalt formations. This is the ideal opportunity for meeting the local population and learning about …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Ilulissat, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), Kangerlussuaq, Melville Bay, North Arm Fjord, Pond Inlet, Savissivik, Sisimiut, Thule, Upernavik
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An arctic fox looks across the tundra.
$3,995
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Heart of the Arctic 2017

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Cross the Arctic Circle by sea
  • Spot polar bears, walrus, and more
  • Mingle with Kinngait Inuit carvers
  • Learn about Inuit history & culture
  • Enjoy sounds of talented throat-sin
  • Visit a colorful Greenlandic settle
This 13-day journey brings you into the Heart of the Arctic - from Canada's Inuit regions of Nunavik and Nunavut to Greenland. This route provides excellent chances of spotting Arctic wildlife such as polar bears, walrus, and numerous species of birds. Meet highly reputed Inuit creators and their creations at art capital Kinngait (Cape Dorset).
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Akpatok Island, Cape Dorset, Kangerlussuaq, Kimmirut, Kuujjuaq, Nuuk, Pangirtung
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Hiking the snowy hillsides of Greenland.
$6,280
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Spitsbergen - Northeast Greenland

18 Day Itinerary aboard Rembrandt van Rijn
  • Cruise as you admire the scenery
  • Discover abandoned Inuit settlement
  • Encounter wildlife of the arctic
  • Catch shimmering northern lights
Embark on this 18-day cruise in Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen) sailing along the Northeast coast of Greenland and ending in Constable Pynt. Aboard the Rembrandt van Rijn, explore the amazing colors of Greenland, hike the Greenland tundra, and view abundant wildlife on this Arctic cruise.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Antarcticahavn, Blomster Bugt, Constable Point, Danmarkso, Ittoqqortoormiit, Jameson Land, Kejser Franz Joseph Fjord, King Oscar Fjord, Longyearbyen, Myggebugten, Sydkap
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Reindeer feeding in the arctic.
$5,215
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Spitsbergen Odyssey

11 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • Discover Spitsbergen's diversity
  • Venture to the Arctic kingdom
  • Revel in millions of birds
  • Visit historic sites
  • Explore the dynamic landscapes
Explore the Arctic on an exciting 11-day expedition cruise around the Spitsbergen Island archipelago. The voyage showcases the region's dynamic landscapes, including deep fjords, glacier covered peaks, polar deserts and wildflower rich tundra. Visit whaling camps and search for rare wildlife such as reindeer, polar bear, walrus, whales & much more.
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Bellsund, Hinlopen Strait (Hinlopenstretet), Hornsund, Longyearbyen, Woodfjorden
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Sisimiut hike
$15,066
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Ultimate Greenland Expedition

16 Day Itinerary aboard MS Spitsbergen
  • Visit Sisimiut on the western coast
  • Enjoy optional shore excursions
  • Learn Thule history
  • Explore archaeological sites
  • Tour Ilulissat
Explore the northwest coast of Greenland and stand at the edge of the gigantic Greenland ice sheet on this unforgettable 16-day expedition cruise aboard the MS Spitsbergen.
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Copenhagen, Eqip Sermia, Ilulissat, Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Qaannaq, Qeqertarsuaq, Sisimiut, Upernavik, Uummannaq
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Taking a kayaking trip around Monaco Glacier on Spitsbergen Island.
$15,390
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Viking Legends and Wild Fjords: From Iceland to Greenland

15 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • Follow in the wake of Vikings
  • Meet and learn about Greenlanders
  • Explore Iceland's Westfjord region
  • Travel with Arctic experts
The history of Greenland is the history of life under extreme arctic conditions. Visit remarkable sites on the Viking trail, meet the friendly and welcoming people of the north, and experience the spectacular beauty of the ice. Spot seals, humpback whales, arctic foxes, and white-tailed eagles, among the 60 species of birds that breed in Greenland.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Brattahlíð, Flatey Island, Kangerlussuaq, King Oscar Fjord, Nanortalik, Nuuk, Qaqortoq, Reykjavik, Scoresbysund, Skoldungen
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Playful Polar bears
$8,890
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Polar Bear Mother & Newborn Cubs Photo Safari

10 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Churchill´s museum and park
  • Observe polar bear mothers and cubs
  • Enjoy dog sledding in Churchill
  • Witness the legendary aurora lights
Be one of only a few hundred in the world to see newborn polar bear cubs emerge from their den. Experience the best polar bear viewing at close proximity on this 10-day Arctic expedition, and look for ptarmigans, arctic foxes, and caribou. At nighttime, enjoy unique views of the legendary aurora borealis!
Activities: Adventure Options, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Chesnaye, Churchill, Wapusk National Park, Winnipeg
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Mysterious natural round stones of Franz Josef Land
$8,995
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Franz Josef Land

16 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
  • Explore unique Arctic wilderness
  • Take advantage of 24-hour daylight
  • Visit preserved historical sites
  • View Champ Island's stone spheres
Be a part of this incredible 16-day Arctic expedition through Franz Josef Land & Svalbard on the m/v Sea Spirit. This journey includes islands rarely visited by other expedition ships, offering an unparalleled Arctic voyage of a lifetime.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Eastern Europe, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Norway, Russia, Scandinavia, Svalbard, Western Europe, Bell Island, Cape Tegetthoff, Champ Island, Hooker Island, Longyearbyen, Wilczek Land
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A view from the cliffs of Gros Morne National Park.
$8,170
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The Canadian Maritimes and Newfoundland

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • See WWII harbor defenses
  • Be immersed in regional history
  • Discover Gros Morne National Park
  • Watch for moose and sea birds
Embark National Geographic Explorer and sail into eastern Canada's breathtaking natural beauty. Discover Newfoundland's little-known, astonishing Viking past. Your journey of pure discovery ventures to the legendary islands of Cape Breton, Saint Pierre, and the Isles de la Madeleine.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Atlantic Coast, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Baddeck, Gros Morne National Park, L'Anse aux Meadows, Les Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Louisbourg, Saint Pierre, St. John's
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