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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Svalbard Odyssey

Enjoy the best of Svalbard, where polar bears roam and beluga whales rise from the sea, on this superb expedition cruise past blue glaciers and through stunning fjords, with exciting Zodiac excursions

Cruise Only
10 nights from £7000pp

Expedition Holiday
  • Glacier, Svalbard
  • Longyearbyen
  • Svalbard
  • Svalbard

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AE

Discover majestic glaciers, awe-inspiring fjords and superb wildlife-viewing opportunities on this expedition cruise to the raw Arctic wilderness of remote Svalbard.

Explore tundra strewn with wildflowers and look out for arctic fox, walrus, puffins, seals, reindeer and whales. Discover historic camps of explorers and hunters, enjoy breathtakingly beautiful Norwegian fjords and venture close to 80° north looking for polar bears on the pack ice. Enjoy excursions in Zodiacs past blue glaciers and iridescent sea ice, and look out for impressive bird cliffs where thousands of guillemots hover overhead. Our experienced expedition team, who have made countless journeys to this area, will use their expertise to design our voyage from day to day, choosing the best options based on the prevailing weather, ice conditions and wildlife opportunities.

AE102 Operated by Aurora Expeditions

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4 Jul 2021 - SVAL50G

Day 1 - Longyearbyen (Spitbsergen)

Enjoy a sightseeing tour to explore the town. Transfer to the port later afternoon to embark ship then cruise out of the beautiful Isfjorden. In some instances the ship will be boarded by Zodiac. Please keep your wet-weather gear in your hand luggage to use if this situation arises. The rest of your luggage will be transported to your cabin separately; please ensure all your luggage has your cabin tag and number attached.

Day 2-10 - Svalbard Archipelago

Svalbard offers unspoiled, raw arctic wilderness at its best. With majestic mountains of jagged peaks, iridescent sea ice, countless glaciers and superb wildlife-viewing opportunities. Our experienced expedition team, who have made countless journeys to this area, will use their expertise to design our voyage from day to day, choosing the best options based on the prevailing weather, ice conditions and wildlife opportunities.

Day 11 - Longyearbyen

Crossing the Barents Sea to Kirkenes offers some good opportunities to encounter whales and certainly plenty of opportunities to photograph sea birds. You may enjoy final presentations from our team of experts, spend your time editing photos or simply relaxing.

In true expedition style we offer flexibility that puts you in the heart of the action to see and do as much as possible. This itinerary is only a guide and subject to change due to ice and weather conditions.

Price Includes

  • 10-night cruise
  • Overseas transfers as mentioned in itinerary
  • Sightseeing tour of Longyearbyen
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell reception including four-course dinner, house cocktails, house beer and wine, non-alcoholic beverages
  • Beer, house wine and soft drinks with dinner on board
  • Unlimited tea and coffee on board
  • All shore excursions and Zodiac cruises
  • Educational lectures from Expedition Team
  • Complimentary 3-in-1 waterproof polar expedition jacket
  • Complimentary use of muck boots during the voyage
  • Port surcharges, permits and landing fees

Price Does Not Include

  • International flights – we can arrange these for you
  • Overseas transfers not mentioned in itinerary
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks (outside of dinner service)
  • Optional excursions not included in the itinerary
  • Optional activity surcharges
  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry services
  • Gratuities - $15 per person per day gratuity is automatically added to your onboard account. The amount can be increased or decreased when settling your bill
  • Passport, visa, reciprocity and vaccination charges
  • Airport arrival or departure taxes
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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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Map for Svalbard Odyssey