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Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland

 
Summary:

Explore two of the last unspoiled wilderness areas on the planet with the Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland itinerary. Cruising along Iceland’s mountainous Vestfjords and Greenland’s remote northeast coast, home to the largest ...

Duration
14 Days
Next Departure
08-Sep-2022
Starting at
USD 10,495.00
Price per day
USD 750.00

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Operator
Quark
Ship
Ocean Adventurer
Tour
Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland

Summary

Explore two of the last unspoiled wilderness areas on the planet with the Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland itinerary. Cruising along Iceland’s mountainous Vestfjords and Greenland’s remote northeast coast, home to the largest fjord system in the world, you’ll discover diverse and dramatically rugged landscapes rich in iconic arctic wildlife. Immersed in the untamed beauty of the Arctic, you’ll experience Inuit culture firsthand at Ittoqqortoormiit, visit ancient Thule sites steeped in history, and marvel at the majesty of massive icebergs and towering bird cliffs. If you’re lucky, you may also catch sight of the spectacular northern lights dancing across the sky. The Arctic has been inspiring explorers for centuries, and our expeditions offer the chance for you to discover why. We’re excited to host you on your unforgettable adventure! Feel free to reach out to our team of Polar Travel Advisers or your travel professional, who can answer your questions and provide assistance at any time.

Under the Northern Lights: Exploring Iceland & East Greenland (Quark)

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Arrive In Reykjavik, Iceland
Day 2.
Embarkation Day
Day 3.
Exploring The Vestfjords
Day 4.
At Sea
Day 5-12.
Exploring Northeast Greenland
Day 13.
At Sea
Day 14.
Depart Reykjavik, Iceland

Remarks

Highlights

  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife, such as polar bears, muskoxen and whales
  • Hike the tundra, visit an Inuit community and explore a breathtaking fjord system in East Greenland
  • Marvel at the dramatic mountains and bird cliffs of Iceland’s oldest region
  • Possibly view the enchanting northern lights (aurora borealis)
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to explore diverse landscapes
  • Immerse yourself in the icy realm of the Arctic with optional kayaking adventures

Ship Information

Ship Name
Ocean Adventurer
Ship Type
Expedition Ship
Max. Passengers
128
Ocean Adventurer
 

Travel Package

 Coming from Going to
Cruise (Round Trip) Reykjavik Reykjavik


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