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Discover the secrets of magical Svalbard, deeply exploring magnificent fjords abundant with wildlife.  Zodiac cruise past enormous glaciers, spot beluga whales surfacing in the crystalline waters and witness thousands of guillemots nesting in dramatic cliff faces.  Enter the pack ice to spot seals and the iconic polar bear.  Walk through the tundra’s beautiful microflora, keeping watch for reindeer and arctic fox, and discover long-lost exploration camps and old trapper huts.

Highlights

  • Search for polar bears, seals and walrus in the Arctic pack ice
  • Zodiac cruise past spellbinding glaciers and marvel at the ice blue crevasses
  • Discover the wonderful guillemot cliffs at Alkefjellet
  • See historic exploration camps, whaling sites and trapper huts
  • Experience a kingdom full of varied terrain and wildlife, discovering polar desert, icecaps, tundra and rocky fjordland slopes

Quick Itinerary

Day 1 Fly from London
Day 2 Longyearvyen
Day 3 – Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
Days 4 to 5 – Magdalenefjorden
Days 5 to 7 – Moffen Island & Woodfjorden
Days 8 to 9 – Hinlopen Strait, Barentsøya and Edgeøya islands
Days 10 to 11 – Hornsund & Bellsund Fjords *
Day 12 – Longyearbyen to UK

Prices Include

  • International & domestic flights
  • Includes 1 night Oslo pre-voyage hotel stay 
  • Includes 1 night pre-cruise stay in Longyearbyen
  • 13 day package with Aurora based on Aurora stateroom (voyage ends in Kirkenes*)
  • Onboard accommodation during voyage including daily cabin service
  • All meals, snacks, tea and coffee during voyage
  • Beer, house wine and soft drinks with dinner
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell reception including four-course dinner, house cocktails, house beer and wine, non-alcoholic beverages
  • All shore excursions and Zodiac cruises
  • Educational lectures and guiding services from expedition team
  • Access to our onboard doctor and basic medical services
  • A 3-in-1 waterproof polar expedition jacket
  • Complimentary use of muck boots during the voyage
  • Comprehensive pre-departure information
  • A printed photo book produced with photos from your voyage
  • Port surcharges, permits and landing fees

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

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

  • We are the expedition cruise specialists and know the destinations, ships and operators inside out

  • 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 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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