A great Arctic experience in 15 days, join this voyage from from Spitsbergen to Greenland, taking in some great highlights along the way.
Embark your small ship cruise in the far north, Longyearbyen, explore north west along the island of Spitsbergen, the land of the polar bear. Also home to other fabulous Arctic wildlife reindeer, Arctic fox and more, plus beautiful bays and groaning glaciers. There is always a sharp eye ready to spot orca, humpback or minke whales as we cruise the waters and head for Greenland. Explore the icy waters of Greenland, and its stunning polar landscapes, pack ice, iceburgs, seals, kittiwakes and fulmars.
You will enjoy zodiac adventures, and shore landings for walks or hikes along they way. Learn about the Arctic regions from your knowledgeable guides and expedition leaders, and also by visiting the remote settlement of Ittoqqortoormiit to discover life in the far north. Then journey to the land of fire and ice and get a taste of Iceland, another fabulous Arctic highlight.
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Spot orca, humpback and minke whales, as well as dolphins....and of course keep your eyes out for polar bears!
Walk in the Arctic tundra searching for birds, wildlife and exploring the beautiful landscape
" Enjoy the chance to learn about local culture, visit Longyearbyen in Svalbard, and Ittoqqortoormiit, the most remote village in Greenland" Tara, Team Viva