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Spitsbergen Highlights (Ocean Adventurer)

From £5000 for 7 days
Trip Overview
Short on time, but have an appetite for an epic adventure? This Arctic voyage crosses the 80th parallel along the northwest coast of Spitsbergen in a week. Take a Zodiac excursion to Ny London, cruise towards the base of the Monaco Glacier, learn about whaling history in Smeerenburg and see snow-capped mountains in Magdalenafjord. You’ll get your fill of all the Arctic classics – mountains and glaciers, cliffs and fjords, plus don’t forget to keep an eye out for the locals. Sightings of polar bears, reindeer, walrus and whales are all possibilities.
Essential Info
Starts: Arrive Oslo
Ends: Longyearbyen to Oslo
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Polar
Trip Code: IBQMSH
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Norway
What's Included

Meals

6 Breakfasts included
4 Lunches included
5 Dinners included

Transport

Expedition cruise ship,Zodiac

Accommodation

Trip Highlights

•   Get the best of an epic Arctic voyage in just a week, crossing the 80th parallel on a cruise around the northwest of Spitsbergen to spot polar bears, glaciers and walk the arctic tundra.

•   Take advantage of 24 hours of daylight to encounter iconic arctic wildlife like polar bears, walrus and reindeer.

•   Board Zodiacs to cruise up to towering glaciers and glistening icebergs and make landings on the surprisingly colourful tundra.

•   Glide silently on the waters of the arctic in a kayak, surrounded by icebergs and glaciers.

Where you'll be staying

Ocean Adventurer

This sturdy expedition ship was built in 1975 and underwent an $8 million refurbishment in 2017 which included new engines and refurbished cabins and public spaces. All her cabins are ensuite with exterior views. The Ocean Adventurer is the perfect ship for people who enjoy soft adventure with creature comforts.

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Dates & Availability
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Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£7,100pp
This price is for a 'superior' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£8,700pp
This price is for a 'suite' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£9,100pp
This price is for a 'owner'sSuite' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£6,700pp
This price is for a 'mainDeckWindow' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£6,300pp
This price is for a 'mainDeckPorthole' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£5,500pp
This price is for a 'lowerDeckTwin' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£7,100pp
This price is for a 'deluxe' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th May 2021
Returning: 19th May 2021
£5,000pp
This price is for a 'triple' room type
Availability: Good
Departing: 18th May 2021
Returning: 24th May 2021
£8,700pp
This price is for a 'suite' room type
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Welcome to Norway! Your arctic voyage begins in Oslo, Norway’s vibrant capital city. You can arrive any time on Day 1 and make your way to your included airport hotel. If you arrive early, there are many museums, restaurants and green spaces to keep you busy. You may wish to join your group and leader for dinner to get to know one and other before your Arctic journey begins.
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