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In this expedition, you will discover the wonders of Spitsbergen, the largest and only permanently populated island of the Svalbard archipelago.  You will admire remarkable landscapes as well as dramatic glaciers and icebergs along the way. The wildlife is abundant in the region and the majestic polar bear can be spotted as well as reindeer, the adorable puffin and impressive whales.

Highlights

- Discover rare wildlife and have the chance to see a polar bear
- Dramatic landscapes such as Lillehöökbreen are part of the trip
- Visit Barentsburg and experience the Russian atmosphere

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Longyearbyen - Coal mining history & Arctic nature
Day 2: Longyearbyen and Barentsburg - two very different settlements
Day 3: North West of Spitsbergen – A great spot to see Polar bears
Day 4: Krossfjord, Kongsfjord and Ny-Ålesund – Remarkable fjords & polar research station
Day 5: Isfjorden and Longyearbyen – Sailing into Isfjorden
Day 6: Longyearbyen – End of the expedition

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  • Our prices are amongst the best in the business, with full package protection as standard.

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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 Travel 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 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.
VALUE
  • 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.

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