Spitsbergen Explorer

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Spitsbergen Explorer - Quark Expeditions
Spitsbergen Explorer - Quark Expeditions
+4 Destinations
Arctic / North Pole


Start and end in Longyearbyen! With the polar tour Spitsbergen Explorer, you have a 11 day tour package taking you through Longyearbyen, Svalbard and 4 other destinations in Svalbard. Spitsbergen Explorer includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
Physical Rating
Travel style
Polar, Adventure, Arctic, Polar Bear


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Longyearbyen, board ship and begin exploration.
  2. Day 2-10: Exploring Spitsbergen and the Svalbard Archipelago.
  3. Day 11: Disembark and end in Longyearbyen.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

Quark Expeditions Ships

  • 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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Start and end in Longyearbyen.
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 14 August 2019 the full payment of $0 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 $0 for Spitsbergen Explorer, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
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Covering a total distance of approx 725 km.
  • Longyearbyen (Svalbard)
  • 126 km
  • The 14th of July Glacier (Svalbard)
  • 243 km
  • Phippsoya (Svalbard)
  • 124 km
  • Hinlopen Strait (Svalbard)
  • 190 km
  • Alkhornet (Svalbard)
  • 41 km
  • Longyearbyen (Svalbard)

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