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Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic

Days
12
Our saving
$210
From
US $ 6,785
Cost/day $565
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Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic - Quark Expeditions
Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic - Quark Expeditions
Starts
Oslo
+3 Destinations
Arctic / North Pole
Ends
Oslo
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Highlights

Start and end in Oslo! With the polar tour Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic, you have a 12 day tour package taking you through Oslo, Norway and 3 other destinations in Europe. Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic includes accommodation, meals.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Berth / Cabin, Stateroom / Suite
Max Group Size
132
Transportation
Ship, Boat
Travel style
Polar, Adventure, Arctic

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start in Oslo, Norway
  2. Day 2: Embarkation Day in Longyearbyen, Svalbard
  3. Day 3-11: Exploring Spitsbergen and the Svalbard Archipelago.
  4. Day 12: Disembark in Longyearbyen and fly to Oslo

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Meals

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Quark Expeditions Ship

  • Ocean Adventurer
    Ocean Adventurer
    As of June 2017, Quark Expeditions’ much beloved polar expedition ship the “Sea Adventurer” will be undergoing a multi-… Read more
    Built
    1976 (refurbished in 1999 and 2002)
    Guests
    132
    Crew
    84
    Length
    101.1m
    Width
    16.2m
    Suites
    57
    Cruising Speed
    12 knots
    Draft
    4.5m
  • Alison Lomax's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    A fanatstic trip. The expedition staff were without exception, excellent. We sailed North into the pack ice and were rewarded with stunning scenery, many polar bear sightings and awesome glaciers.<br /><br /><strong>What was the most inspirational moment of... Read more

  • David Ord's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    We joined this trip because we wanted to see a Polar Bear in the wild. We weren't disappointed - multiple bears on multiple occasions. The trip offered much more than that of course, everything else being a bonus.<br /><br /><strong>What was the most... Read more

  • Matt Mckean's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    My polar addiction started back in 2009 when i headed out to the Arctic with Paul, Ian Stirling and the elite of polar ships the Vavilov. We had incredible weather but lacked Bear sightings.. After exploring Georgia and Antarctica some 18 months later, i... Read more

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  • Chelsea20th February 2019
    They have been seamless! Easy and quick responses and I came with a price which they quickly matched! Much better than the original company I was using! Amazing service!

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Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic

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  • Wednesday
    May 20, 2020
    from Oslo
    12 Days
    Sunday
    May 31, 2020
    to Oslo
    8 seats left
    $210
    USD $6,785
  • Saturday
    May 30, 2020
    from Oslo
    12 Days
    Wednesday
    Jun 10, 2020
    to Oslo
    8 seats left
    $210
    USD $6,785
  • Sunday
    Jun 14, 2020
    from Oslo
    12 Days
    Thursday
    Jun 25, 2020
    to Oslo
    8 seats left
    $225
    USD $7,270

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

kr
Krone
Norway and Svalbard

Plugs & Adapters

Norway and Svalbard

Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Norway. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Oslo.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Quark Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 August 2019 the full payment of $6,785 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $6785 for Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Quark Expeditions tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 4,183 km.
  • Oslo (Norway)
  • 2,044 km
  • Longyearbyen (Svalbard)
  • 48 km
  • Svalbard (Norway)
  • 5 km
  • Spitsbergen (Norway)
  • 2,087 km
  • Oslo (Norway)

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