Travel Agents - Enter our competition for your chance to win an Arctic cruise worth £8,000!

To celebrate the launch of the Hurtigruten's new ship, we are offering a once-in-a-lifetime Arctic cruise in Svalbard, in Norway. The expedition brings you to explore the unspoilt wilderness of the remote archipelago. You will observe spectacular landscapes from dramatic glaciers to a formidable lush tundra and you might encounter the majestic polar bear.

Show us your best 'Explorer Moment'

Download our Polar Routes explorer flag and post a picture of your best explorer moment on our Agents Facebook group. It could be something adventurous like walking in the hills or just something funny like exploring the gym for the first time after Christmas!

Step 1- Join the Polar Routes Agents Group and download your Polar Routes Explorer Flag – click here
Step 2 - Take a picture of you and the Polar Routes explorer flag and post it into the group
Step 3 - Our esteemed judging panel will then pick the best one on the 18th of February!

Prize includes: 

  • 7-Day Hurtigruten Expedition Cruise on ‘Norway and Spitsbergen – The Route of Polar Pioneers’ aboard the Roald Amundsen
  • Travel dates 20th July 2019 – 28th July 2019. Please check you are free to travel on these dates before entering competition.
  • Outside cabin on lower/middle decks. Grade RS. Cabin includes Double bed, TV and private bathroom
  • Full Board Basis on cruise.
  • Wind and water-resistant jacket included per person
  • Programme of landings included with small boats and activities on board and ashore
  • Professional English-speaking Expedition team that gives lectures as well as accompanies landings and activities
  • Free tea and coffee throughout cruise
  • Economy flights included from UK to Tromso, returning from Longyearbyen (via Oslo)
  • 1 night 3* hotel in Oslo (Room only)
  • Bus transfers in Tromso and Longyearbyen
  • 1 person travelling must be the agent that wins - prize is non-transferable, non-exchangeable and no cash alternative will be offered.

Like the expedition, it is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, so do not miss on the opportunity to start 2019 with this unbelievable prize!

Why book with Polar Routes?

  • 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 Travel Specialists will help you choose the perfect expedition cruise for your requirements.
  • We are the expedition cruise specialists and know all the polar destinations inside out.
  • Our expert team of Travel Specialists have extensive knowledge of all the expedition ships & operators.
  • All of our Travel Specialists have first-hand experience of expedition cruising to the polar regions.
  • Our prices are the amongst the best in the business, with full package protection as standard.
  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, for your complete peace of mind.
  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.