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A majestic view from the kayak
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Trek up snowy pathways for views
  • Zodiac ashore each day to explore
  • Watch glacier calve into the ocean
  • Explore bays & channels each day
Activities:
Adventure Options, Camping, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer) in Ushuaia and begin your 11-day polar adventure! Begin to cross the Drake Passage -the next time you see land you are in Antarctica! Enjoy zodiac excursions to explore bays, channels, and landing sites each day. Visit penguin rookeries and search for …
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Explore remote shores in your zodiacs
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Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore the South Shetland Islands
  • Look for whales and seabirds
  • Enjoy daily land excursions
  • Cross the Circle and reach 66º33´ S
Activities:
Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy Antarctica in style – by flying and then cruising south of the Antarctic Circle! A short three-hour flight is all it takes to travel between Punta Arenas, Chile, and King George Island in Antarctica. Skipping all the extra days at sea, enjoy only the best scenery and wildlife …
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Antarctic Sunrise
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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

8 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Fly over the Drake Passage
  • Meet Antarctica´s wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise around Pleneau Island
  • View Neko Harbor´s icebergs
Activities:
Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Skip the four days of Drake Passage crossings and optimize your Antarctica experience by flying! A short two-hour flight takes you between Punta Arenas, Chile, and King George Island. Once in Antarctica, the penguins, seals, and whales keep you and your camera busy, as do the massive icebergs, …
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Arctic puffins
$4,995
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Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen

14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Follow in the footsteps of Norsemen
  • Explore the volcanic and glacier
  • Encounter iconic arctic wildlife
  • Cruise in a Zodiac for exploration
Activities:
Hiking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel to some of the most remote islands on the planet, where only a small number of adventurers have ever left their footprints. This 14-day sailing expedition on Ocean Adventurer shows you the region’s rugged beauty and whaling and Viking history, visiting the awe-inspiring and unspoiled …
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Kayak quiet waters as you sail to remote polar regions
$11,995
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Best of the Western Arctic: Canada and Greenland

20 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore Canadian wildlife sanctuary
  • Visit and learn the Inuit culture
  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife
  • Explore the arctic on a Zodiac
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture far above the Arctic Circle, in a land where the sun never sets and polar bears roam, with Ocean Adventurer. On this 20-day cruise, explore the northerly shores of Canada’s Baffin Island and the western coast of Greenland, searching for the wildlife and visiting the communities that …
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Walrus in the Arctic
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Big Island, Big Adventure: Spitsbergen Circumnavigation

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea 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 theOcean …
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Sea and sand
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Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition

14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Travel to 66 degrees south
  • Visit historic research stations
  • Witness abundant Antarctic wildlife
  • Learn about Antarctica's geology
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Not only does this expedition include the most in-depth exploration of the Antarctic Peninsula, it also offers the opportunity to venture further south across the Antarctic Circle. As you head towards a milestone few travelers reach, you feel you are in a world without borders, sailing through an …
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Colorful homes in Greenland
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Essential Greenland: Southern Coasts and Disko Bay

15 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Meet and learn about Inuit culture
  • Visit Norse historical sites
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy an in-depth exploration of some of Greenland’s most remote regions on this 15-day cruise aboard Ocean Adventurer. As you cruise around this enchanting island, sailing from the icy waters of the little-visited east coast, down to the lush southern tip and up to the charming communities …
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Penguins cruising the ice
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Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings

20 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore the Falkland Islands
  • Meet three species of penguins
  • Watch for whales and seals
  • Kayak or swim in Antarctic waters
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise across a wild, isolated, and extreme world and enjoy the rich diversity and contrasts that make the Antarctic so captivating and unique. Enjoy a truly epic adventure through the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, South Shetland Islands, and the Antarctic Peninsula on this 20-day remarkable …
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Exploring Greenland
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Four Arctic Islands: Spitsbergen, Jan Mayen, Greenland and Iceland

18 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore the four Arctic Islands
  • Immerse in icy realm of the Arctic
  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife
  • Visit a remote Inuit community
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 18-day itinerary gives a generous sampling of the four unique Arctic regions. This voyage is ideal for first-time visitors who want a taste of everything the Arctic has to offer. Beginning in Norway, your adventure takes you to Spitsbergen, renowned for its stunning scenery and abundant, …
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Franz Josef Land scenery
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High Arctic Odyssey: Remote Russian Archipelagos

22 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Visit sites at Franz Josef Land
  • Explore glaciated Novaya Zemlya
  • Explore Severnaya Zemlya
  • Discover the islands of Kara Sea
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the most enigmatic and extreme regions of the Russian High Arctic through this 22-day expedition with Ocean Adventurer. Discover breathtaking ice-draped coastlines that are rarely visited by even the most intrepid adventurers. From the heavily glaciated Novaya Zemlya and Franz Josef Land to …
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Ocean Nova
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Introduction to Spitsbergen: Polar Bear Safari

9 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Search for and photograph wildlife
  • Visit polar bear hunting areas
  • Observe walrus haul-outs
  • Kayak along icebergs and glaciers
Activities:
Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer) on this 9-day itinerary and introduce yourself to the island of Spitsbergen. Embark in Longyearbyen and explore the island on an interesting wildlife circumnavigation. Keep your eyes on the horizon for polar bears, whales, and birds, as the ship navigates …
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Walrus in the Arctic
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Jewels of the Russian Arctic: Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya

16 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Visit sites at Franz Josef Land
  • Explore glaciated Novaya Zemlya
  • Encounter iconic arctic wildlife
  • Explore the Russian Arctic region
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Follow in the footsteps of early Arctic explorers! During the 16-day Jewels of the Russian Arctic voyage aboard Ocean Adventurer sail to two of the most isolated, icy archipelagoes in the Russian High Arctic. From the mountains of Novaya Zemlya to the wildlife sanctuary of Franz Josef Land, these …
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Kayakers come into close contact with icebergs
$9,695
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Northwest Passage: Epic High Arctic

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Tour traditional Inuit communities
  • Observe arctic wildlife
  • Explore the Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Enjoy Zodiac and hiking excursions
Activities:
Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this new, 17-day voyage aboard the Ocean Adventurer, journey back in time to the height of arctic exploration. As a modern-day adventurer, navigate the same waters and visit the same sites that played an important role in the discovery of the sea route—all from the comfort of your small …
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Colorful houses of Svalbard
$6,995
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Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • View iconic arctic wildlife
  • Immerse in the icy realm of Arctic
  • Cruise in Zodiac to explore Arctic
  • Hike the tundra and polar desert
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Connect with the unique Arctic wildlife as you travel to Spitsbergen for 12 days aboard Ocean Adventurer. The archipelago is home to the iconic polar bear, as well as whales, walrus, Svalbard reindeer and tens of thousands of seabirds. Exploring the tundra is a breathtaking experience—the …
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Homes in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway
$3,995
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Spitsbergen Highlights: Expedition in Brief

7 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Enjoy all the adventures
  • Kayak surrounded by icebergs
  • Hike the arctic tundra
  • Look for arctic wildlife
Activities:
Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
In a single week cruise through the pack ice up to 80°N along the west coast of Spitsbergen. Spend your days on a constant search for wildlife, exploring as much of the area as possible to optimize the opportunities to spot the most iconic of arctic wildlife, the polar bear. Enhance your …
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Watch the sun set over the iceber-filled Arctic Ocean.
$8,995
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Spitsbergen In Depth: Big Island, Big Adventure

2020 - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore the arctic by Zodiacs
  • Immerse in the icy realm of Arctic
  • View numerous arctic bird species
  • Encounter iconic arctic wildlife
Activities:
Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 14-day itinerary offers the most extensive exploration of Spitsbergen while experiencing all of the adventures the island has to offer. This is one of the best regions to see polar bears, walrus and reindeer; plus, the impressive 14th of July Glacier and Alkefjellet cliff are both birdwatching …
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An Arctic fox scouts the terrain
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Three Arctic Islands

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Visit glaciers & steepwalled fjords
  • Hike the arctic tundra
  • Enjoy Zodiac cruises & shore visits
  • Sail through Scoresby Sund
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Ocean Adventurer for a 13-day expedition to Three Arctic Islands - Spitsbergen, Greenland, and Iceland. Marvel at one of National Geographic Travelers’ 50 Tours of a Lifetime and experience the Arctic in all its beauty. Discover the glaciers and wildlife of Spitsbergen, explore the …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Jun 019Introduction to Spitsbergen: Polar Bear Safari
Jun 099Introduction to Spitsbergen: Polar Bear Safari
Jun 1713Big Island, Big Adventure: Spitsbergen Circumnavigation
Jun 2913Big Island, Big Adventure: Spitsbergen Circumnavigation
Jul 159Introduction to Spitsbergen: Polar Bear Safari
Jul 2313Big Island, Big Adventure: Spitsbergen Circumnavigation
Aug 0413Three Arctic Islands
Sep 1017Northwest Passage: Epic High Arctic
Nov 1211Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Nov 2111Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Dec 038Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 088Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 138Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 1811Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle
Dec 2911Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 108Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Jan 158Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Jan 2511Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle
Feb 0511Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Feb 1420Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings
Mar 0311Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Apr 3014Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen
May 2012Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic
May 3012Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic
Jun 097Spitsbergen Highlights: Expedition in Brief
Jun 1412Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic
Jun 2414Spitsbergen In Depth: Big Island, Big Adventure
Jul 0916Jewels of the Russian Arctic: Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya
Jul 2222High Arctic Odyssey: Remote Russian Archipelagos
Aug 1318Four Arctic Islands: Spitsbergen, Jan Mayen, Greenland and Iceland
Aug 2915Essential Greenland: Southern Coasts and Disko Bay
Sep 1020Best of the Western Arctic: Canada and Greenland
Nov 1620Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings
Dec 078Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 128Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 178Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 228Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Dec 278Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
2021
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0411Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Jan 168Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Jan 2611Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle
Feb 0611Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
Feb 1514Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition
Feb 2720Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings
Max Passengers: 132
Ship Type: Expedition Cruise Ship

Built in 1976, this newly renovated vessel - formerly the Sea Adventurer - offer guests a new look and feel throughout, a forward lounge and observation deck to enjoy mesmerizing views, and technical enhancements – including two new engines – to improve fuel efficiency and minimize carbon footprint.

With a capacity for up to 132 passengers, this vessel was made specifically for exploration of the polar waters and the renovation has added generators, a drive system, and re-bladed propellers to this ice-strengthened polar ship. 

Eight classes of cabins are spread between five of the ship's six decks, from twins & triples to superior, deluxe, suite, and owner's suite cabins, each offering explorers a comfortable place to rest and recharge at the end of each exciting day.

Cabin amenities:
• Bathroom with shower, toilet and wash basin
• Shampoo, conditioner and shower gel
• 220V/50Hz electric current
• Hair dryer
• Bathrobes
• Climate control
• Housekeeping service
• Laundry services
• Sprinkler system
• SOLAS life jackets

While you are onboard, your every need can be induldged at the bar, lounge, presentation room, boutique, gym, and dining options with a masterful chef who can accommodate whatever dietary restrictions you may have. 

When you're off the boat, the itineraries truly live up to the ship's name, granting you access to some of the most beautiful natural environments in the world. Activities range from zodiac cruising, kayaking, optional camping, hiking, and even snow-shoeing on the polar expeditions. 
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Triple
Averaging 128 sq. ft. (12 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths and one upper berth. Located on the Main Deck, it has private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Lower Deck Twin
Averaging 133 sq. ft. (12 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Lower Deck, it has private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Main Deck Twin with Porthole
Averaging 118 sq. ft. (11 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Main Deck, it has private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Main Deck Twin with Window
Averaging 139 sq. ft. (13 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Main Deck, it has private facilities, and two windows with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Superior
Averaging 142 sq. ft. (13 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Upper Deck, it has private facilities, and windows with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Deluxe
Averaging 160 sq. ft. (15 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Upper and Captain’s Decks, it has private facilities, and windows with exterior views.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Suite
Averaging 215 sq. ft. (20 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Captain’s Deck, it has windows with exterior views and private facilities. Cabin 403 has a bathtub; other Suites have shower stalls.
Cabin, Ocean Adventurer
Owner's Suite
Averaging 290 sq. ft. (27 sq. m) and equipped with two lower berths. Located on the Bridge Deck, it has private facilities, and windows with exterior views.
Ocean Adventurer Deck Plan
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