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Polar bears in the Arctic
$9,595
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Russian High Arctic

13 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Visit Franz Josef Land
  • Observe the rare ivory gulls
  • Walk in the footsteps of explorers
  • Admire unique polar wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This extraordinary expedition toFranz Josef Land isasunique and authentic asthe place itself. Starting inLongyearbyen inthe Norwegian territory ofSvalbard, wecross the icy, wildlife-rich Barents Sea tothe Russian High Arctic. InFranz Josef Land wediscover unparalleled landscapes, wildlife, and …
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Heli-Hiking in Greenland
$7,995
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Greenland Adventure: Explore by Sea, Land and Air

9 Day Itinerary aboard Ultramarine
  • Experience Southern Greenland
  • Enjoy helicopter flightseeing
  • Optional helicopter adventure
  • Learn about the environment
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Reykjavik
Activities:
Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Helicopter Tour, Hiking, Kayaking, Land & Sea, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Based in and around Southeast Greenland’s spectacular fjords, we take advantage of Ultramarine’s twin-engine helicopters to take you to areas other can’t reach. Ascend cascading coastal glaciers and step onto the vast polar plateau of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Travel by helicopter …
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Ittoqqortoormiit Village, Greenland
$9,995
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Three Arctic Islands: Iceland, Greenland and Spitsbergen

Northbound - 15 Day Itinerary aboard World Explorer
  • Immerse in the icy realm of Arctic
  • Marvel at the glaciers and wildlife
  • Hike the tundra and explore
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to explore
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Oslo
Activities:
Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the three unique regions of Iceland, Greenland and Spitsbergen starting in Reykjavik, where you get a glimpse of this modern city steeped in Icelandic culture and history, you’ll cruise high above the Arctic Circle to the remote eastern coast of Greenland and then venture to the …
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An Arctic fox gazes across the landscape
$7,295
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Best of Svalbard

Svalbard & Polar Ice Edge - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Explore northern Svalbard
  • Enjoy excellent wildlife viewing
  • Walk in the footsteps of history
  • Observe polar bears hunting
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture to the fascinating Ice Cap and Svalbard on this unique 11-day expedition on the Sea Spirit. Start and finish inLongyearbyen, Svalbard, which is a must for those who want to see the Arctic in all its wildness and splendor. Cruise and explore Svalbard a true High Arctic wildernesswhere polar …
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Reflection of colorful houses in Greenland
$3,995
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Iceland and Natural Wonders of Greenland 2021

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Diamond (IPC)
  • Cross the Prins Christian Sound
  • Visit the ancient town Qassiarsuk
  • Tour Greenland's oldest town, Nuuk
  • Experience the Ilulissat Ice Fjord
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From majestic glaciers and icebergs floating in deep-blue water to the island’s unique indigenous wildlife, the natural wonders of Greenland are the stars of this soft adventure voyage. Whales and seals often accompany the Ocean Diamond, while musk oxen graze ashore.
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Viking settlement, Anse-aux-Meadows
$4,595
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Newfoundland Circumnavigation

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour (AC)
  • Visit Newfoundland´s remote reaches
  • Hike phenomenal landscapes
  • Travel with naturalists & musicians
  • Visit an antique Viking settelement
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the lively culture and dramatic scenery of Newfoundland on this 11-day cruise starting and ending in historic St. John´s. Enjoy daily expedition stops and community visits, stop at Red Bay's Basque Whaling Station, learn about the Viking history, and enjoy a taste of the …
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Polar bear and cub
$7,690
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Expedition Svalbard

with special guest Doug Allan - 12 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Quest (Sea Endurance)
  • Explore eastern Svalbard
  • Search for Arctic wildlife & birds
  • Find 17th-century whaling remnants
  • Cruise spectacular landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join a once-in-a-lifetime adventure! In late August, the midnight sun is getting closer and closer to the horizon, preparing for the polar night providing beautiful sunsets and a warm light, perfect for photography. The ice in the eastern parts of the archipelago has usually retreated at this time, …
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$10,090
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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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Houses of Greenland
$7,300
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West Greenland Explorer

Nuuk, Greenland - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Visit Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Discover Nuuk
  • Kayak throughg Arctic waters
  • Look out for whales
Starts/ Ends in:
Nuuk / Nuuk
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Boasting the Ilulissat Icefjord, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, West Greenland offers an adventure-filled experience that includes thrilling Zodiac cruises along gleaming ice-filled fjords, unbeatable photographic opportunities, and meeting friendly Inuit locals living in some of the world’s …
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Homes in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway
$4,990
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From Svalbard to Iceland - Three Arctic Islands

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Atlantic
  • Learn about Longyearbyen's history
  • Admire Bellsund uniqueness
  • Discover Hornsund
  • Scout after incredible wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the immense beauty of the Arctic on this adventure cruise among whales, walruses, polar bears and millions of sea birds. Experience high summer in the Arctic with Ocean Atlantic - one of the few ice-class expedition ships built to withstand the North Pole’s pack ice. The goal of this …
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Walruses huddled together on the ice
$5,150
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Northeast Spitsbergen - In the realm of Polar Bear & Ice

10 Day Itinerary aboard MV Hondius
  • Explore Spitsbergen
  • Sail across Ny Ålesund
  • Visit Raudfjorden
  • Discover Hinlopen Strait
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From fjords to straits to the mighty Monaco Glacier, this scenic and wildlife-centered Arctic voyage explore some of the most dramatic landscapes and animal-viewing hotspots Svalbard has to offer. Between your visits to glaciers, beaches, and berg-strewn bays, you might encounter polar bears, …
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Colorful homes in Longyearbyen, Svalbard
$11,490
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Expedition Svalbard

11 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Stockholm
  • Explore eastern Svalbard
  • Search for Arctic wildlife
  • 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 11-day 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 …
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$7,890
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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
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The midnight sun reigns supreme, the bird colonies are teeming with life, and the peaks of the dramatic mountainranges are beautifully snow-covered. The ice still keeps the island of Svalbard in its grip and you can admire the ever-changingice formations. Spring has arrived and summer is just …
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Puffins on the Latrabjarg Cliffs
$5,030
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Wild Iceland Escape

5 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Explorer
  • Explore Iceland's pristine fjords
  • Soak in geothermal hot springs,
  • Discover Westfjords' biodiversity
  • Watch out for humpback whales
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover why Iceland is known as the “land of fire and ice” on a voyage to the remote fjords and volcanic isles along the country's western coast. Venture across the stark landscape of an island formed by volcanic eruptions, where the ground is still warmed by geothermal …
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Touring icebergs in a zodiac.
$5,290
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Springtime in Svalbard

9 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Quest (Sea Endurance)
  • Enjoy Alkhornet's birdlife
  • Search for Arctic wildlife
  • Visit Prins Karls Forland
  • Discover historic Danskøya
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
It is spring in the Arctic and it is an indescribable experience to be there and witness the archipelago spring to life. The polar bear yearlings venture out for the first time, the Arctic foxes and the Svalbard reindeer still wear their winter fur and seals, and walruses can often be seen resting …
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A zodiac landing on remote shores
$5,050
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Around Spitsbergen - In the realm of Polar Bear & Ice

Spitsbergen Circumnavigation - 10 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Discover unspoiled wilderness
  • Spot iconic arctic wildlife
  • Explore the arctic's landscapes
  • Watch for the elusive beluga whale
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 10-day voyage around Spitsbergen, where you have chances to see the King of the Arctic, walrus, reindeer, various bird species, and surprisingly beautiful flora. Aboard the Ortelius, explore the Arctic shores on this polar expedition cruise. Take in the history of the region with …
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$9,090
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Svalbard Adventure

9 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Stockholm
  • Explore Longyearbyen
  • Take daily Zodiac cruises
  • Search for Arctic wildlife
  • Explore grand icy landscapes
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the majesty of the Arctic during this unforgettable 9-day trip aboard the M/S Stockholm. The atmosphere,the curiosity on board, the classic interior, and the delicious food are elementsthat make this trip unique. The midnight sun reigns supreme, the bird coloniesare teeming with life, …
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Hiking in Spitsbergen
$3,890
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Svalbard: Last Stop before the North Pole

2021 - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Atlantic
  • Sail along Spitsbergen’s coastline
  • Spot lots of wildlife
  • Cruise in Zodiacs to reach shore
  • Hike on tundras and polar desert
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the immense beauty of Svalbard on this Arctic adventure cruise among whales, walruses, polar bears and countless sea birds. Experience high summer in the Arctic aboard Ocean Atlantic - one of the few ice-class expedition ships built to withstand the North Pole’s pack ice. Sail as …
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