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Embark on a journey to the Denmark Strait, a majestic gateway to the Arctic wonders, with our 13 extraordinary whale-watching tours for 2024. The Denmark Strait, a deep-water passage between Greenland and Iceland, is an enchanting destination where one can witness the awe-inspiring spectacle of marine giants gliding through icy waters. These tours offer a unique opportunity to observe the majestic dance of whales in their natural habitat, complemented by the ethereal glow of the Northern Lights and the cultural charm of the Inuit people. Over the course of 10 to 25 days, adventurers can immerse themselves in activities such as small ship cruises, wildlife viewing, and village visits, all while maintaining a relaxed pace suitable for contemplative observation. With a starting point of $5,150, these tours are a call to those who seek to connect with the profound silence and beauty of the Arctic. To set sail on a voyage that transcends the ordinary, contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
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Exploring Greenland
$19,695
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Jewels of the Arctic

Reykjavik - Oslo - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Explore Golden Circle route
  • Discover East Greenland
  • Encounter Svalbard
  • Explore Greenland
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day expedition cruise from Reykjavik toOslo aboard the Greg Mortimer. Discover Svalbard's realm of perpetual daylight, where thrilling encounters with polar bears, walruses on sea ice, and echoing guillemot cries create unforgettable moments. In East Greenland, sail through …
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Kayaking through the arctic waters.
$25,695
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Arctic Complete: Svalbard, Greenland & Iceland

Reykjavik - Longyearbyen - 24 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Discover Spitsbergen's diversity
  • Venture to the Arctic kingdom
  • See abandoned whaling stations
  • Explore the coastline and fjords
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Svalbard
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
This 24-day expedition cruise on the Greg Mortimer from Reykjavik to Longyearbyen takes you to see the sights of the high Arctic this summer. As with the Inuit and Vikings before you, this 24-day Arctic expedition is a sea-based excursion. From high above the Arctic Circle, you can see deep fjords, …
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Enormous tabular icebergs dominate the Arctic landscape
$8,195
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Arctic Sights and Northern Lights

East Greenland - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Tour Whale Iceland Museum
  • Explore Greenland's fjords & peaks
  • Spot Arctic's wildlife animals
  • Observe dancing Northern Lights
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Ittoqqortoormiit
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Iceland's capital, Reykjavik, serves as the starting point for this 12-day Arctic expedition. Visit the city's most recognizable landmark, the Hallgrmskirkja church. Navigate north via the Denmark Strait to East Greenland, keeping a lookout for huge whales and large seabird colonies. …
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Northern lights dance across the Arctic landscape
$7,095
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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 …
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Exploring Greenland
$19,695
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Jewels of the Arctic

Oslo - Reykjavik - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Explore Longyearbyen
  • Encounter Svalbard
  • Explore Ittoqqortoormiit
  • Enjoy viewing wildlife
Starts / Ends:
Oslo / Reykjavik
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day expedition cruise from Oslo to Reykjavik aboard the Greg Mortimer. Discover Svalbard's realm of perpetual daylight, where thrilling encounters with polar bears, walruses on sea ice, and echoing guillemot cries create unforgettable moments. In East Greenland, sail through …
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Stunning landscapes in Prince Christian Sound
$7,930
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Natural Wonders of Greenland - Tour 1

Reykjavik - Kangerlussuaq - 11 Day Itinerary aboard MS Seaventure
  • Discover Reykjavik
  • Explore Ammassalik Island
  • Get close to Prince Christian Sound
  • Visit Qaqortoq
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 11-day cruise on the MS Seaventure, exploring the wonders of Iceland and Greenland. Visit Reykjavik, the world’s northernmost capital, and explore the sights of south and west Iceland as you sail across the Denmark Strait. Delight in the beauty of Ammassalik Island, with its …
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The northern lights dance over the Arctic landscape
$5,150
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South Greenland Explorer, Aurora Borealis, Incl. Flight from Copenhagen to Narsarsuaq

Narsarsuaq - Keflavik - 10 Day Itinerary aboard MV Plancius
  • Discover Lichtenau
  • Encounter traditional hunters
  • Venture into Igutsait
Starts / Ends:
Narsarsuaq / Keflavik International Airport
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a thrilling 10-day South Greenland Explorer cruise from Narsarsuaq to Keflavik aboard MV Plancius, starting with a flight from Copenhagen. Explore Erik the Red's historic home, soak in Uunartoq's hot spring, and marvel at the stunning Prins Christian Sund. Encounter local life in …
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An Arctic fox scouts the terrain
$47,100
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The Northwest Passage

25 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore Reykjavik
  • Explore the Northwest Passage
  • Discover Nuuk
  • Observe unique Arctic wildlife
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Nome
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 25-day cruise on Le Commandant Charcot to explore remote Arctic destinations. Visit Reykjavik, Iceland, cross the Denmark Strait and Prins Christian Sund, and discover Nuuk, Aappilattoq, Disko Bay, Pond Inlet, Lancaster Sound, Devon Island, Beechey Island, Banks Island, and Nome, …
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Sun shining on the ice
$43,760
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The Geographic North Pole & Scoresby Sound

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore Longyearbyen
  • Discover the Geographic North Pole
  • Admire Scoresby Sund
  • Visit the Reykjanes peninsula
Starts / Ends:
Longyearbyen / Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Push the limits of sailing with this exceptional new 17-day expedition cruise to theGeographic North Pole & Scoresby Sound.To reach this mythical point covered by ice floe all year round, 700km away from any emerged land, you will boardLe Commandant-Charcot.Setting sail from Spitsbergen, enjoy …
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Disko Bay
$12,675
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Greenland Explorer - Tour 1

Reykjavik - Kangerlussuaq - 18 Day Itinerary aboard MS Seaventure
  • Discover Reykjavik
  • Experience Denmark Strait
  • Explore Ammassalik Island
  • Learn about the town of Qaqortoq
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Hiking, Horseback Riding, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Variable
Take an 18-day adventure cruise on MS Seaventure to explore the landscapes of Greenland. Depart from Reykjavik, Iceland, and follow the same maritime route used by Norse settlers. Witness the beauty of Ammassalik Island, Prince Christian Sound, Qaqortoq, and Nuuk. Visit the prosperous city of …
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Houses of Greenland
$12,655
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Hot Springs and Eternal Ice - Tour 1

Reykjavik - Kangerlussuaq - 19 Day Itinerary aboard MS Seaventure
  • Discover Reykjavik
  • Explore the Snaefellsnes Peninsula
  • Experience Isafjordur
  • Enjoy Seydisfjordur
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Variable
Experience this 19-day adventure cruise to Iceland and Greenland aboard the MS Seaventure. Explore Reykjavik, the world's northernmost capital, and the Snaefellsnes Peninsula with its diverse landscapes and stunning views. Visit Isafjordur in the Westfjords, known for its dramatic fjords and …
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Zodiac cruising near a Greenlandic glacier
$9,945
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In the Wake of Eric the Red

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Albatros
  • Explore Reykjavík
  • Discover Tasiilaq
  • Explore Prins Christian Sund
  • Marvel at Sermilik Fjord
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 8-day expedition cruise from Reykjavík aboard the Ocean Albatros, retracing the maritime route of Norse settlers over a millennium ago. Your journey begins in East Greenland, exploring the rugged shores, Tunumiit culture in towns like Tasiilaq and Kuummiut, delving into modern …
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Polar bear in the Arctic
$22,995
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Arctic Cruise Adventure: In Search of the Polar Bear

Oslo to Reykjavik - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial
  • Sail on a Arctic cruise adventure
  • Explore Ny Alesund's and Monacobree
  • Hunt for Arctic polar bears
  • Discover Sjuoyane region
  • Sail the Denmark Strait to Husavik
Starts / Ends:
Oslo / Reykjavik
Activities:
Hiking, Photography Seminars, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 15-day Arctic cruise, from Oslo. Board a charter flight to Longyearbyen, Svalbard's capital, then set sail aboard Le Lyrial along the Svalbard coast. Explore Ny Alesund's polar research station, Monacobreen's wildlife-filled glacier, and Alkefjellet's majestic cliffs. …
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