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Colorful houses of Svalbard
$10,290
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Svalbard and the Northern Fjords

10 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Endurance
  • Make for the wilder wilds
  • Discover the islands and fjords
  • Actively explore the scenery
  • Explore the coves and inlets
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On a 10-day voyage aboard the new National Geographic Endurance, discover the remote islands and fjords of northern Norway, including the high Arctic archipelago of Svalbard. Spend several remarkable days amid the ice floes of Svalbard and follow nature’s rhythms in search of walruses, seals, …
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$8,990
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The Norwegian Fjords, Bear Island, and Svalbard

17 Day Itinerary aboard M/S Stockholm
  • Explore coastal Norway
  • Sail by Torghatten
  • Visit the Polar Museum
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to Bear Island
  • Search for Arctic wildlife
  • View the fjords of Hornsund
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join M/S Stockholm on a great adventure, exploring some of Norway’s most exciting and scenic locations, including the majestic Storfjord, the charming town of Ålesund, and the picturesque fishing village ofNusfjord, included on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Continue towards the …
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Polar bear balances on the ice in the Arctic
$17,000
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Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland

Kirkenes to Reykjavik - 25 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Explore Spitsbergen northwest coast
  • Visit Scoresby Sund
  • Cruise beneath seabird high cliffs
  • Explore Greenland National Park
Starts/ Ends in:
Kirkenes / Reykjavik
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This Arctic itinerary allows you to experience the best of the European Arctic. Starting in Spitsbergen, you’ll explore its coastline of calving glaciers, towering bird cliffs and pack ice to spot walruses, reindeer and even polar bears! After crossing the Greenland Sea, your ship will follow …
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Polar bear in the Arctic
$3,850
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North Spitsbergen, In search of Polar Bear & Pack Ice

8 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Search for the King of the Arctic
  • Enjoy excursions in Zodiacs
  • Watch for Greenland and minke whale
  • Navigate through pack ice
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sailing along the pack-ice of North Spitsbergen, this Arctic voyage offers the best opportunities to spot the King of the Arctic, the polar bear. Sail to Raudfjord on the north coast of West Spitsbergen, a beautiful fjord dominated by spectacular glaciers and favored by the ringed and bearded …
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Polar bear in the Arctic
$11,000
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Orkneys, Faroes, Jan Mayen & Svalbard

15 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cruise by Zodiacs
  • Walk to Faroe Islands
  • Discover the history in Kirkwall
  • Photograph wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Aberdeen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Combining the North Atlantic Ocean’s wildest outliers, this voyage takes you from the historic Orkneys to the lush and craggy Faroe Islands, its cliffs teeming with seabirds, to the ice-covered slopes of Mount Beerenberg - the northernmost active volcano in the world on Jan Mayen Island, …
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A sow and her cubs
$3,850
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North Spitsbergen, In Search of Polar Bear & Pack Ice

6 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Search for the King of the Arctic
  • Enjoy excursions in Zodiacs
  • Search for seals, whales, and bears
  • Watch for Greenland and minke whale
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 6-day scenic expedition cruise aboard the Ortelius embarks in the historic town of Longyearbyen and takes you through North Spitsbergen in search of the king of the Arctic: the polar bear. The experienced crew and on-board naturalists guide you through ice floes and pack ice to get a close …
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Explore the Arctic
$8,795
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Spitsbergen, East Greenland & Iceland: Arctic Odyssey

14 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Explore Northeast Greenland NP
  • Find ancient Thule sites
  • Catch sight of the Northern Lights
  • Spot charismatic Arctic wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Reykjavik
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Sea Spirit, for this 14-day cruise of 3 Arctic islands. 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 where ice …
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Walruses huddled together on the ice
$8,110
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From Scotland to Spitsbergen

Dublin to Longyearbyen - 12 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover five archipelagos
  • View the basalt grottos
  • Explore fjords, vertiginous cliffs
  • See the rich wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Dublin / Paris
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the L'Austral and set a course northward, have the chance to stop at several of theBritish Isles. Discover theHebridesarchipelago: Iona, the cradle of Scottish Christianity, Mull and the charming colorful town of Tobermory, theIsle of Skye, a bastion of Gaelic culture. As you sail, …
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Zodiac boats bring you closer to the majestic Arctic landscape
$8,095
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West Spitsbergen & Polar Ice Edge

12 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit
  • Explore northern Svalbard
  • Enjoy excellent wildlife viewing
  • Walk in the footsteps of history
  • Observe polar bears hunting
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture to fascinating West Spitsbergen and the Ice Cap on this unique 12-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 West Spitsbergen,a true High Arctic …
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Arctic Polar Bear
$4,100
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North Spitsbergen - 82 Degrees North

8 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Search for the King of the Arctic
  • Enjoy excursions in Zodiacs
  • Watch for Greenland and minke whale
  • Navigate through pack ice
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day scenic expedition cruise aboard the Ortelius takes you through North Spitsbergen. Trek around historic Longyearben, then join your expedition to the north of the island to take in the fantastically beautiful landscapes, the thousands of seabirds, and of course the star of the show, the …
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Polar bear in the Arctic
$5,050
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Around Spitsbergen - Kvitoya, In the realm of Polar Bear & Ice

10 Day Itinerary aboard MV Hondius
  • Visit Ny-Alesund
  • See reindeer, walrus, and whales
  • Climb Soraberget to view the icecap
  • Explore rarely-visited Kvitøya
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the expedition ship MV Hondius and explore the shores of Spitsbergen on this unique Arctic cruise. This 10-day voyage 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 …
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A sow and her cubs
$5,150
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East Spitsbergen - Arctic Academy

Science and Research specific - 10 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Watch for Greenland and minke whale
  • Visits Stellingfjellet
  • Observe a herd of Walrusses
  • Watch Hornsund area
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 10-day voyage is dedicated to science and research, with a group of scientists on the ship. The goal is to follow-up on the investigations which Dutch researchers began on Edgeøya in the 20th century. Passengers will be given the opportunity to share the experiences of the scientists, …
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Walrus
$13,500
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Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland

23 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Take a Zodiac cruise
  • Explore Scoresby Sund
  • Indulge in the Inuit communities
  • Explore Spitsbergen
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This combination of the popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 23-days. Starting on Spitsbergen, you’ll explore its coastline of calving glaciers, towering bird cliffs and pack ice and spot …
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Polar bears in the Arctic
$15,500
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Iceland & Svalbard - Reykjavik to Tromso

14 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Wind
  • Visit Reykjavik
  • Sail through southern Svalbard
  • Walk across Jan Mayen
  • Admire Bear Island's wonders
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Tromso
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be on the lookout for Iceland’s fabled wildlife – including 13 different species of duck – as you sail into the Arctic on this voyage. Watch out for whales as you wend your way past majestic red Devonian sandstone mountains into the fjordic paradise of Svalbard. Enjoy Zodiac …
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Hiking the snowy hillsides of Greenland.
$6,600
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Spitsbergen to Northeast Greenland, Aurora Borealis

14 Day Itinerary aboard MV Plancius
  • View the Northern Lights
  • Visit Ittoqqortoormiit settlement
  • Watch whale and seabird migration
  • Observe cathedral-like icebergs
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 14-day voyage starts in Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen), sailing along the Northeast coast of Greenland and ending in Akureyri (Iceland). Approaching Greenland attempt to sail through the sea ice into Foster Bugt, making your first landing at Myggebugten. Beyond the old hunters’ hut (in the …
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Colorful houses of Svalbard
$9,900
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Svalbard Odyssey

2021 - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail to Spitsbergen’s coastline
  • Spot lots of wildlife
  • Photograph Arctic tundra flowers
  • Look out for birdlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Kirkenes / Longyearbyen
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. Explore the coastline against a backdrop of spectacular glacier-covered peaks. Discover deep fjords in the west; mysterious, fossil-rich desert plains in the east; and best of all, seals and whales in the …
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$9,000
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Jewels of the Arctic

Longyearbyen to Reykjavik - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail along East Greenland
  • Tour across the Scoresby Sund
  • Experience Inuit culture
  • Enjoy the Spitsbergen’s fjords
Starts/ Ends in:
Longyearbyen / Reykjavik
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Spitsbergen and Iceland, keep an eye out for whales, sea ice and countless seabirds. Your days will be jam-packed with once-in-a-lifetime moments: Zodiac cruise amongst gigantic icebergs, …
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Bearded seal in Svalbard, Norway
$13,900
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High Arctic Adventurer

25 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cruise around Svalbard
  • Photograph wildlife
  • Zodiac beneath sea cliffs
  • Encounter polar bears
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Combine Svalbard Odysseyand Franz Josef Land Explorerinto one adventure for a complete exploration of the High Arctic. Enjoy peak summer in Svalbard, with 24-hour daylight. long tundra walks, reindeer, spectacular bird cliffs, and polar bears. Dog sled or fish in Longyearbyen, then sail for wild …
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