Around Spitsbergen: In the Realm of Polar Bear & Ice - Ortelius

Circle as much of the Spitsbergen Archipelago as the ice allows on this adventure-seeking research vessel and see polar bears!
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Summary
Take a cruise around Spitsbergen and explore the icy waters of the North Atlantic. This special expedition offers you the chance to catch site of whales, reindeer, Arctic foxes, walruses, seals, and the star attraction, the polar bear. Travel on a legendary Russian research vessel and take in as much of the awe-inspiring scenery, abundant bird life and Arctic fauna as you can imagine. Arrive at 80° north, just 870 km (540 miles) from the geographic North Pole and return home having experiences one of the most epic voyages of your life!
Itinerary In-Depth

Program Rates:
Pricing subject to change.
Double Occupancy

$10,550 - $13,550

per person

Included:

  • Luxury accommodations and all meals. A highly-credentialed Safari Director and Driver-Guide during your journey.

  • 24/7 Concierge Team poised to meet last minute, unexpected, and unusual requests.

  • Every last gratuity, even substantial ones to Safari Directors, Driver-Guides, waiters, porters… and everyone else, from beginning to end of your safari.

  • Regional wine and beer at mealtimes, vehicles stocked with soft drinks and bottled water.

  • Daily valet laundry service. You can pack less and even return home with a bag of clean clothes… now that’s luxury!

  • Complimentary in-vehicle Wi-Fi as well as free Wi-Fi wherever else it exists on safari, including camps and lodges.

  • All airport transfers, game park, national park, and conservancy fees.

  • Sublime safari swag! Bush hats, specially designed safari duffels, luggage tags, document wallets, flashlights, and more.

  • For every safari sold, this operator sends an African child to school.

Not Included: 
Airfare except as mentioned; passport and visa expenses and/or immigration reciprocity taxes if applicable; any ground services before and/or after the program other than the ones mentioned; spa charges; medical consultations and drug prescriptions; travel insurance; fuel surcharge may apply.