Have questions? We're here.
Arctic puffins

Arctic Northern Lights Cruises

Travel made your way
Talk with an expert
Build your ideal Arctic trip. Call 1.406.541.2677
Start Planning My Trip
Experience the magic of the Arctic on one of the 14 Northern Lights viewing cruises available for 2024 or 2025. Sail through the Arctic waters and discover breathtaking landscapes, showcasing the region's raw beauty and diverse wildlife. Witness the awe-inspiring Aurora Borealis, where the night sky transforms into a canvas painted with vibrant hues. Immerse yourself in activities that bring you closer to the Arctic's nature, from observing polar bears in their natural habitat to exploring the rich Inuit culture. Be mesmerized by majestic icebergs, pristine fjords, and the serene polar wilderness. These Northern Lights cruises, ranging from , offer an unforgettable experience starting at $1,386. Contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
Filter (14 Results)
  • Start Date
    OR, More specific start
  • Length
    to
  • Price
    to
  • Activity Level
  • Experiences
  • Activities
  • Ship
  • Destinations
    • Arctic
Polar bear viewing
$12,357
EXPLORE

Great Ice Bear

7 Day Itinerary
  • Capture photos of Arctic wildlife
  • Learn about Arctic ecosystems
  • See the historic port of Churchill
  • Enjoy guided ecotour activities
  • See the aurora borealis at night
  • Try Tundra cuisine
Starts / Ends:
Winnipeg / Winnipeg
Activities:
Northern Lights, Photography Seminars, Village Visits, Wilderness Lodge Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Set out on a rugged and remote Arctic region of Canada, join this 7-day Great Ice Bear Safari Tour, an ideal way to encounter and photograph bears on snow and ice and clear nights with excellent chances for northern lights photography. Located at Dymond Lake Ecolodge, Hudson Bay, Canada, capturing …
Tour Details
0
Polar bear and cub
$14,585
EXPLORE

Polar Bear Migration Fly-in

8 Day Itinerary
  • Stay in a bear-proof cabin
  • Observe and photograph polar bears
  • Enjoy daily guided hikes
  • Delight in magical northern lights
Activities:
Northern Lights, Wilderness Lodge Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Fly-in to a remote polar bear cabin camp set along the coast of Hudson Bay for an almost private polar bear viewing and photography experience like none other. Join this unique opportunity to photograph one of the world’s most magnificent predators from ground level in the Canadian Arctic! …
Tour Details
0
Polar Bear viewing in the lodge
$14,634
EXPLORE

Arctic Safari

9 Day Itinerary
  • Discover Canadian Arctic region
  • Experience camping in barren lands
  • See Arctic wildlife
  • Enjoy nature trekking with expert
  • See the aurora borealis at night
  • Visit Churchill and iconic landmark
  • Learn from an expert photographer
Starts / Ends:
Winnipeg / Winnipeg
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Northern Lights, Photography Seminars, Village Visits, Wilderness Lodge Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Spend your week on this 9-day Arctic Safari tour, a uniquely Canadian Arctic adventure, as you explore camping in the vast Barren Lands on a private expedition. Experience the remote wilderness near Tundra Camp, including camping in the Barren Lands, exploring the ancient caribou migration grounds, …
Tour Details
0
Bear in the lodge
$13,035
EXPLORE

Polar Bear Photo Safari

7 Day Itinerary
  • Capture photos of polar bears & cub
  • See the aurora borealis at night
  • Learn about Arctic ecosystems
  • Discover Canadian Arctic wildlife
  • Tunda Cuisine
  • Peak photo sessions
Starts / Ends:
Winnipeg / Winnipeg
Activities:
Hiking, Northern Lights, Photography Seminars, Village Visits, Wilderness Lodge Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Set out on a rugged and remote Arctic location, this 7-day or 8-day Polar Bear Photo Safari Tour offers an ideal way to photograph bears on snow and ice and clear nights with excellent chances for northern lights photography. Located at Nanuk Polar Bear Lodge, Hudson Bay, Canada, it caters to the …
Tour Details
0
Northern Lights
$5,761
EXPLORE

Guided Northern Lights Getaway

4 Day Itinerary
  • Discover Iqaluit
  • Enjoy cultural attractions
  • Explore Sylvia Grinnell River
Starts / Ends:
Ottawa / Ottawa
Activities:
Northern Lights, Photography Seminars
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Ottawa, take a short three-hour flight to Iqaluit, Nunavut's capital, to witness the magic of the Northern Lights dancing over the night sky. Develop a true and honest appreciation for the Arctic on this 4-day journey, led by an Arctic Kingdom trip leader who lives and breathes the great …
Tour Details
0
Polar bear den emergence quest
$16,084
EXPLORE

Nanuk Emergence Quest

14 Day Itinerary
  • Find female polar bears and cubs
  • See other boreal wildlife
  • See the aurora borealis at night
  • Learn about Arctic ecosystems
  • Enjoy winter activities
Starts / Ends:
Winnipeg / Winnipeg
Activities:
Northern Lights, Photography Seminars, Wilderness Lodge Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Experience this epic adventure on a 14-day Nanuk Emergence Quest in Canada's Hudson Bay's Arctic Region. This extraordinary adventure will immerse you in the untamed wilderness of the Kaskatamgan Wildlife Management Area along Manitoba's rugged Hudson Bay coast. Over two weeks, you will …
Tour Details
0
The northern lights dance over the Arctic landscape
$3,500
EXPLORE

Northeast Iceland Explorer, Aurora Borealis, Hike & Sail - Incl. Bus back up

7 Day Itinerary aboard Rembrandt van Rijn
  • Explore East Iceland
  • Experience Northeast Iceland
  • Discover Húsavík and Whales
  • Explore the Arctic Circle
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Egilsstaðir
Activities:
Hiking, Northern Lights, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this 7-day expedition aboard the Rembrandt van Rijn in October. Although this expedition may pose some challenges due to the weather and sea conditions, it presents a unique opportunity to explore the most remote regions of Iceland, with reduced tourism activity. Be prepared for cold winds, …
Cruise Details
0
Northern lights dance across the Arctic landscape
$19,195
+AirCredit
EXPLORE

Northern Lights Explorer

Kirkenes to Reykjavik - 19 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Discover Vega Island
  • Explore Greenland’s Scoresbysund
  • Visit Iceland’s remote Westfjords
  • Witness Aurora Borealis
Starts / Ends:
Kirkenes / Iceland
Activities:
Northern Lights, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Greg Mortimer on this 19-day Northern Lights adventure from Kirkenes to Reykjavik. Start your cruise in the far north of the nation at North Cape. Travel to the south, stopping at the Lofoten Islands and Mount Torghatten, known for the hole in its middle. Enjoy a Zodiac trip through the …
Cruise Details
0
Scattered houses of Tromso
$14,810
EXPLORE

From the Northern Lights to the Polar Night

Tromso - Lakselv - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore the Paris of the North
  • Witness the Northern Lights in Alta
  • Discover Hammerfest
  • Sail by Bear Island
Starts / Ends:
Paris / Paris
Activities:
Northern Lights, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Set off on a 12-day cruise aboard Le Commandant Charcot with British Photo Ambassador Ian Dawson starting in Tromso and ending in Lakselv. Explore Tromsø, the "Paris of the north," with its neoclassical architecture and iconic Arctic Cathedral. Witness the Northern Lights in Alta and engage with …
Cruise Details
0
Northern Lights
$2,173
EXPLORE

Golden Circle and Northern Lights Tour

Small Group Tour in Iceland - 8 Day Itinerary
  • Hike at Vatnajokull glacier
  • Enjoy Arctic Whale Watching
  • Visit to Ingvellir National Park
  • Wander along Diamond Beach
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Northern Lights, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join a fantastic tour that will take you to all of Iceland's top attractions. On this 8-day guided tour leaving Reykjavik, put your trekking boots on as we traverse glaciers, hike stunning volcanoes, and tour the Golden Circle. We take you out to sea to observe whales, search for the aurora …
Tour Details
0
Northern lights dance across the Arctic landscape
$7,095
Save 25%
EXPLORE

Arctic Sights and Northern Lights

Reykjavik - Reykjavik - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Explore Westfjord's cultural charm
  • Cruise the fjords of Greenland
  • Meet Inuit people in Scoresby Sund
Activities:
Northern Lights, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
There are few places on Earth that can change humans' perceptions of time, size, and their own place in the world. East Greenland is undoubtedly one of them. Explore the world's largest, and arguably most beautiful, fjord system, that of Scorsebysund, on this 11-day voyage on the Sea Spirit. Cruise …
Cruise Details
0
Enjoy northern lights on an Arctic cruise
$11,995
Save 50%
EXPLORE

Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland

Roundtrip Reykjavik - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer
  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife
  • Wonder at the mountains and cliffs
  • View the amazing Aurora Borealis
  • Zodiac cruise to explore landscapes
  • Optional kayaking adventure
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Northern Lights, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience two of the last unspoiled wilderness areas on the planet with a 14-day expedition aboard the Ocean Adventurer. Cruise along Iceland’s mountainous Vestfjords and Greenland’s remote northeast coast, home to the largest fjord system in the world, discover diverse and dramatically rugged …
Cruise Details
0
Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
$1,385
EXPLORE

Northern Lights and South Coast Exploration Tour

5 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon
  • Enjoy Skogafoss Waterfall
  • Witness the Strokkur Geyser
  • Visit the Thingvellir National Park
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Northern Lights, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take part in a great trip that will take you to Iceland's most remarkable sights. For five days, visit the famed Golden Circle's features, an ice cave, Diamond Beach, and beautiful waterfalls. Then, join thrilling searches for the Northern Lights after sightseeing, and view the natural …
Tour Details
0
Magnificent vistas at Kong Oscar Fjord
$11,395
Save 30%
EXPLORE

Adventures in Northeast Greenland: Glaciers, Fjords and the Northern Lights

Roundtrip Reykjavik - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Explorer
  • Experience Arctic
  • Discover Northeast Greenland
  • Sail across Denmark Strait
  • Search for Arctic wildlife
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Northern Lights, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an 11-day expedition roundtrip from Reykjavik aboard the Ocean Explorer and cruise along Greenland's remote northeast coast, home to the world's most extensive fjord system. Explore diverse and rugged landscapes, with a chance to witness the Northern Lights at night. Enjoy Arctic beauty, …
Cruise Details
0
1-14 of 14 Results

Arctic Travel Guide

Favorite Arctic All Trips

Top Arctic Travel Destinations

Arctic Trips by Departure Date

Top Experiences in Arctic

Arctic Trips by Duration

Arctic Trips by Activity

More Reasons

Why Travel With Adventure Life

All News

Recognized By