During the entire adventure, the programme of shore excursions will take you close to both Arctic wildlife and the cultural reminders of the early whaling era.
Chance of seeing polar bears
Cross 80° N and come ashore to explore the Arctic wilderness
Experience the Midnight Sun (until 23 August), giving you 24 hours of daylight to discover Svalbard
Expedition on board the nostalgic MS Nordstjernen
Hurtigruten Expedition in cabin grade of your choice on a full board basis
Transfer airport to hotel in Longyearbyen
One hotel night before and one hotel night after the voyage in Longyearbyen including breakfast and lunch:
Radisson Blu Polar Hotel when booking A, I, J or N grade cabins
Coal Miner's Cabin when booking D or E grade cabins
3 hours sightseeing including Camp Barentz and Museum ending at the pier for embarking
Transfer ship to airport in Longyearbyen
Landings with small boats and activities on board and ashore
Professional English-speaking Expedition team that gives lectures on shore as well as accompany landings and activities
Free tea and coffee
Hurtigruten Spitsbergen and Polar Bears - An Arctic Adventure Itinerary:
Day 1: Longyearbyen
Day 2: Longyearbyen and Barentsburg
After breakfast, you are invited to a guided sightseeing tour in Longyearbyen that includes visits to the Svalbard Museum and Gallery Svalbard.
Day 3: Woodfjorden and Liefdefjorden
The North West Spitsbergen National Park offers islands, fjords and beaches.
Day 4: Ny-Ålesund
Kongsfjorden is the largest fjord in the Northwest coast of Spitsbergen.
Day 5: Isfjorden and Longyearbyen
Located in central Spitsbergen, Isfjorden is the most prominent fjord system on Svalbard
Day 6: Longyearbyen - The Last Day
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