Three Arctic Islands: Iceland, Greenland & Spitsbergen — Northbound
EXPEDITION IN BRIEF
The reverse of our southbound Three Arctic Islands journey, this trip moves breathlessly northward. Starting in Reykjavik, where you will experience the juxtaposition of a modern city steeped in Icelandic culture and history, proceeding high above the Arctic Circle to the remote, spectacular eastern coast of Greenland, where you’ll have the chance to explore the remains of ancient Thule settlements and deep fjords. Finally cruising to Spitsbergen, the only permanently populated island of the remote Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard, where almost no roads exist and the few thousand inhabitants of the island rely on snowmobiles, aircraft and boats. Ideal for those curious to explore the diversity of the Arctic, this voyage takes you deep into a remarkable region full of stark beauty and historical wonder. Surrounded by majestic, diverse landscapes, from vast glaciers and soaring cliffs to dramatic fjords and colorful tundra, you’ll experience Earth’s far northern reaches from different perspectives, providing you with a new understanding of the place you call home and the creatures who share it. Come explore these captivating destinations with the most experienced expedition team in the polar regions.
Experience Reykjavik, the vibrant and artistic capital of Iceland Marvel at the glaciers and abundant wildlife of Spitsbergen Hike the tundra and explore a remote fjord-strewn coast of East Greenland Cruise in a Zodiac to explore glaciers, icebergs and more Immerse yourself in the icy realm of the Arctic with optional kayaking adventures
Call your Travel Professional or a Quark Polar Travel Adviser at 1.888.892.0073 | Visit QuarkExpeditions.com for additional details
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