The Ultimate Arctic Islands

The Ultimate Arctic Islands

Starting at $29,065


Destinations & Sightseeing
Itinerary and Meals
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Destination & Sightseeing

ITINERARY

Oslo, Norway > Longyearbyen
Your journey into wonder begins as you fly from Oslo to Longyearbyen, where the crew of Scenic Eclipse will warmly greet you as you step on board.

Svalbard Archipelago
The Svalbard Archipelago’s rugged glaciers and frozen tundras are a fragile and remote area of vast environmental significance, with Spitsbergen the largest island. Discovery: Partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak and on nature walks.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Longyearbyen
Welcome to Longyearbyen, where you have a full day to discover this fascinating floating city at your leisure.

Svalbard Archipelago
Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day, making the most of the long hours of daylight, weather and ice conditions to give you the best experience possible in this extraordinary part of the world. Your Scenic Eclipse voyage is in a prime time for wildlife spotting and there will be opportunities to spot the dominant predators of the region including the Polar bear. Marine species include the carefully protected walrus with its characteristic tusks and several species of whales. Once hunted almost out of existence in a region now transformed into a dedicated conservation area, your encounters with these giants of the sea will be a memory to treasure. There will be the chance to cruise the secluded bays, stunning fjords and sparkling glaciers of this unique and special destination. Discovery: Partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions. Discover majestic scenery, tundra landscapes, wildlife and marine life, taking you to the place of your wildest dreams.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

Svalbard Archipelago
Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

At sea
Cruise Arctic waters, enjoying the luxurious features on board Scenic Eclipse, as you head for the world’s largest island, Greenland.

North East Greenland
North East Greenland is home to Greenlands National Park –the largest in the world at 972,000km2 with less than 40 human in habitats but a magical world of wildlife. Discovery: You’ll enjoy Scenic Discovery excursions exploring by Zodiac, looking for Musk ox, Arctic hare and Eider ducks, or discover old trappers huts on hikes across the tundra. Conditions permitting, there will be a good chance for kayakers to paddle the waterways.

North East Greenland
Cruise and explore North East Greenland.

East Coast Fjords of Greenland
Spend two days cruising and exploring Greenland’s magnificent East Coast Fjords, the world’s largest fjord system. Cruise among icebergs and active volcanoes and feel the spray of thundering waterfalls. Kaiser Franz Josef Fjord, a remote and rarely visited fjord system and featuring some of the most spectacular tundra’s in the region offers countless opportunities for exploration. Together with Kong Oskar Fjord guests, will experience vast stretches of tranquil waters, stunning scenery and a myriad of wildlife spotting opportunities. Discovery: Explore with your Discovery Team.

East Coast Fjords of Greenland
Continue cruising and exploring Greenland’s magnificent East Coast Fjords.

Akureyri, Iceland
Cruise into the harbour of Akureyri, Iceland’s second city which lies at the mouth of a magnificent fjord. Under atmospheric skies, admire the views of Akureyri’s brightly coloured houses set to a backdrop of snow-capped mountains. Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion. Freechoice: Enter the Herring Era Museum to learn about this once-thriving industry, or explore Akureyri and taste local specialties. Alternatively, choose the Laufas Open Air Museum and Godafoss Waterfall or play a round of golf. Enrich Be greeted in a local church for an exclusive concert.

Akureyri, Iceland
Continue to discover Akureyri.

Sauðárkrókur
Arrive in the adjacent fjord of Skagafjörðurfor for a full in day in and around the town of Sauðárkrókur. Here you’ll enjoy more opportunities to immerse yourself in Icelandic culture and the country’s impressive wildlife and nature. Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion. Freechoice: Visit a farm to see the flowing manes of Icelandic horses and learn of their history, or join a local for a boat ride to the island of Dragney, the remnant of a 700,000-year-old volcano. Alternatively, explore the city of Sauðárkrókur including 1238: The battle of Iceland. Discovery: Hike through the rolling hills to natural geothermal pools where you are able to swim, or raft down the rapids and this region from a new perspective.

Dynjandi (Fjallfoss)
Weather permitting, sail deep into the dramatic Westfjords Peninsula of Iceland to witness the thundering Dynjandi (Fjallfoss), the largest waterfall in the region.

Reykjavík, Iceland
Your cruise ends this morning in the world’s northernmost capital city, Reykjavík. Say farewell to your crew, disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your flight home.

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