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THE POLAR EXPEDITION CRUISE SPECIALIST

WELCOME TO POLAR ROUTES

Polar Routes is The Polar Expedition Cruise Specialist and we partner with over 22 operators to bring you a huge range of expedition cruises to the Arctic, Antarctica and beyond. We take great pride in our unrivalled knowledge of the ships, itineraries and these wonderful destinations.

We understand the importance of your investment and that, for many, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime experience. All the ships and operators in our programme have been hand-selected by us to ensure they offer the very best quality, value and environmental responsibility to the areas they explore. Furthermore we can also take care of the flights and logistics to get you to and from the ship and we offer a range of exciting pre and post land packages, if you fancy exploring even more!

Ready to start planning your incredible expedition cruise to Polar Regions?

Simply complete our enquiry form to get in touch, or call our Polar Specialists directly on 0203 196 1000.



DESTINATIONS - Which of the polar regions will you explore?


OUR TOP PICKS - A selection of some of the most popular polar cruises & offers

Intrepid

Free Cabin Upgrade With Intrepid! On Selected 2021-22 Antarctica voyages

*Exclusive to Polar Routes* Enjoy a complimentary cabin upgrade on 2021-22 Antarctica voyages. Valid until 13 August 2021. Selected Antarctica voyages on board Ocean Endeavour only.

From just £6,874pp!

Best of Iceland

Iceland Circumnavigation

Discover Iceland on a 7-day journey revealing amazing natural wonders and intriguing culture - SAVE OVER 45% AND FREE DOUBLE CABIN UPGRADE!

From £2,150 pp

British Isles Picturesque Ports

Picturesque Ports, Isolated Islands and Wonderful Wildlife by Hurtigruten

This unique 15-day cruise with Hurtigruten takes in picturesque ports, isolated islands, and wonderful wildlife of the British Isles - SAVE UP TO 20%!

From £2,995 pp

Classic Antarctica

Classic Antarctica

Set sail on this bucket-list cruise with Swan Hellenic and experience the epic landscapes of Antarctica - INCLUDES $300pp SHIP CREDIT!

From £7,235 pp

Spitsbergen Highlights

Spitsbergen Highlights

This 7-day Expedition cruise packs all the highlights of a longer arctic cruise into just 7-days, on the brand new ship, Ultramarine.

From £3,289 pp

Christmas in Antarctica

Christmas in Antarctica

Venture into a world of ice and witness its incredible wildlife, on a magical 15-day journey during the festive season.

From £6,839 pp

Four Arctic Islands

Four Arctic Islands

This epic 12-day itinerary combines the four islands of Svalbard, Jan Mayen, Greenland and Iceland.

From £4,025 pp

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About Us
  • We'll compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators to find your perfect cruise.

  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!

  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.

  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind.

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Why book with Polar Routes?

CHOICE
  • We can compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators.
  • From former Russian research vessels to larger and luxurious ships - there is an expedition cruise to suit you. 
  • Our Polar Specialists will help you choose the perfect expedition cruise for your requirements.
SPECIALISTS
  • We are the expedition cruise specialists and know all the polar destinations inside out.
  • Our expert team of Polar Specialists have extensive knowledge of all the expedition ships & operators.
  • All of our Polar Specialists have first-hand experience of expedition cruising to the polar regions.
VALUE
  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!
  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind.
  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.

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