Realm of the Polar Bear

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8 days,Longyearbyen to Longyearbyen

Spend time on deck searching for polar bears and whales, cruise through breathtaking fjords and admire massive glaciers, experience the midnight sun, learn about Arctic history and ecology from our expert guides, brave the Arctic waters and take a polar plunge, enjoy the silence of the Arctic tundra.

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Room Prices

  • From$3654USDCategory 1 Triple
  • From$4334USDCategory 2 Twin
  • From$5227USDCategory 3 Twin
  • From$6119USDCategory 4 Twin
  • From$6799USDCategory 5 Double
  • From$3144USDCategory 1A Quad

From close-up encounters with icebergs and glaciers to the region’s plentiful wildlife, this is a voyage of non-stop highlights. Always on the lookout for exotic animals, you’ll explore this landscape not only by ship but also on foot and via Zodiac. Roaming polar bears, lounging seals, grazing reindeer, and colonies of birds all co-exist in this harsh land we dare only to explore a few months of the year.

What's Included

  • 7 nts aboard the G Expedition
  • Zodiac excursions with our expert expedition team
  • Lectures and educational programs
  • Longyearbyen airport transfers on arrival day
  • Waterproof boots supplied for USA size 6 - 16
  • Expedition parka
  • Arctic destination guidebook
  • All meals included aboard the G Expedition.
  • G Expedition, Zodiac, local bus.
  • 1 Expedition team member per 10 guests.
  • Aboard the G Expedition in quad-, triple-, twin-share cabins, or suites (all with en suite bathrooms and porthole or window) (7 nts). Please note that all cabins consist of twin-size berths and are ocean-facing. Suites have 1 queen bed.

Additions Available on This Tour

Itinerary Notes

2015 Arctic Kayaking:

Please note that kayaking will only be offered on the July 6th and 23rd departures in 2015.


Day 1Longyearbyen/Spitsbergen(1D)

Embark the G Expedition at 4pm in the afternoon and depart Longyearbyen in the evening.

Days 2–7Spitsbergen(1B, 1L, 1D)

Visit ice-covered fjords with breathtaking mountain scenery and glaciers. Spend time exploring the natural wilderness searching for polar bears hunting seals. Look out for arctic foxes or Svalbard's unique reindeer. Our goal is to give travellers the best possible opportunity to see wildlife in and around the Svalbard archipelago. Depending on ice conditions, explore different areas of the archipelago.

Day 8Spitsbergen/Longyearbyen(1B)

On the departure day, there will be transfers available to the Longyearbyen airport for all passengers with flights scheduled after 4am.

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