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Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen

 

Summary:

Ideal for first-time guests to the polar regions, Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen allows you to venture to some of the most remote islands on Earth, observe fascinating history and culture, and experience the dreamlike wond...

Duration
14 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
17-May-2022
Starting at
USD 6,995.00
Price per day
USD 500.00

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Operator
Quark Expeditions
Ship
Ocean Adventurer
Tour
Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen
Travel Quality
Extraordinary Travel

Summary

Ideal for first-time guests to the polar regions, Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen allows you to venture to some of the most remote islands on Earth, observe fascinating history and culture, and experience the dreamlike wonder of the midnight sun. Sailing across the North Atlantic, you will be immersed in the Arctic’s rugged beauty, highlighted by visits to the awe-inspiring and unspoiled destinations of Fair Isle, the Faroe Islands, Jan Mayen and Spitsbergen.

Prepare to be amazed by an environment different from anything you’ve ever witnessed, featuring immense fjords, towering glaciers, soaring sea stacks and coastal cliffs teeming with seabirds by the thousands. Observe reindeer, seals and whales in their natural habitat under a sunlit sky in the middle of the night. Guided by the most knowledgeable and passionate team in the industry, go where few others have gone, and return forever changed by the rich history, distinct culture and unforgettable backdrop of the Arctic.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Arrive In Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Day 2.
Embarkation Day
Day 3.
Exploring Fair Isle
Day 4-5.
Exploring The Faroe Islands
Day 6-7.
At Sea
Day 8-9.
Exploring Jan Mayen
Day 10.
At Sea
Day 11-13.
Exploring Spitsbergen, Svalbard
Day 14.
Disembark In Longyearbyen And Fly To Oslo

Visited Countries (3): Norway, Scotland, Svalbard

Ports of call (3): Jan Mayen Island, Longyearbyen, Oslo

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Follow in the footsteps of the Norsemen on Fair Isle and the Vikings in the Faroe Islands
  • Explore the volcanic and glacier covered Jan Mayen island, in the heart of the North Atlantic Ocean
  • Encounter iconic arctic wildlife, such as puffins, reindeer, whales and seabirds
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to explore diverse landscapes and wildlife


Ship Information

Ship Name
Ocean Adventurer
Ship Type
Expedition Ship
Max. Passengers
128
 

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Cruise Aberdeen, Scotland Oslo


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