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Enquire About Circumnavigating Svalbard – The Ultimate Expedition

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This remarkable expedition circumnavigates the great wilderness of Spitsbergen, the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago.  Spot polar bears hunting, gigantic glaciers calving icebergs into the sea, visit historic whaling sites, breath-taking fjords, towering seabird cliffs, witness whales breaching out of the Arctic water and reindeer grazing in the alpine tundra.   For real diversity in Arctic landscapes and wildlife, this expedition covers it all.   

Highlights:

  • Spot polar bear hunting for their next blubbery meal
  • Visit the otherworldly high-Arctic island of Kvitøya in the far northeast of Svalbard
  • Witness giant glaciers calving icebergs into the sea
  • Discover ancient whaling and historical cultural sites
  • Keep watch for seals, reindeer, whales and thousands of seabirds, including puffins and guillemots. 

Quick Itinerary:

Day 1: Olso / Longyearbyen
Day 2: Longyearbyen
Days 3-5: North West Spitsbergen National Park
Days 6-9: Eastern Svalbard Nature Reserves & South Spitsbergen National Park
Days 10-11: South-West Spitsbergen
Day 12: Longyearbyen

Secure your space today by calling one of our Travel Specialists on 0203 196 1000

Departures and Prices



Enquire About Circumnavigating Svalbard – The Ultimate Expedition

When Do You Want To Go?

Enquire About Circumnavigating Svalbard – The Ultimate Expedition
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.

  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, 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!
  • 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.