Svalbard Artic Tour

Explore the remote and breathtaking archipelago of Svalbard in search of polar bears.

Availability
9 spaces available
Duration
10 days
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Price
$14,990.00 pps

EXPLORE SVALBARD ARCTIC

Unforgettable Moments in the Arctic: Svalbard Arctic Photo Safari

Embark on a thrilling and immersive Arctic Photo Safari in Svalbard, where you can expect an unforgettable experience filled with breathtaking landscapes and captivating wildlife encounters. Set against a backdrop of pristine glaciers, towering mountains, and icy fjords, this tour offers a unique opportunity to capture the raw beauty of the Arctic wilderness. Prepare to witness incredible moments as we navigate the Arctic waters, encountering magnificent polar bears, curious walruses, graceful reindeer, and a diverse array of bird species in their natural habitats.

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Prepare to be mesmerized by the grandeur of the Arctic. The rugged beauty of Svalbard and the remarkable wildlife encounters will leave an indelible mark on your soul and provide you with a wealth of incredible photographs that tell the story of your Arctic adventure. Join us on this extraordinary Arctic Photo Safari and unlock the beauty and secrets of Svalbard through your lens.

Overview

Embark on an extraordinary Arctic Photo Safari to Svalbard, an archipelago that boasts some of the most stunning and dramatic landscapes on Earth. This exclusive tour, chartered on the MS Sjøveien, offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the pristine wilderness and capture breathtaking images of the Arctic’s iconic wildlife and awe-inspiring scenery.

The focus of the tour is on searching for the majestic Polar Bears as they navigate the drifting Arctic ice floes in their quest for seals and walruses. You may also have the chance to spot and photograph other remarkable creatures such as Humpback Whales, Beluga Whales, and even the elusive Bowhead Whale. The towering cliffs are teeming with immense colonies of seabirds, offering a mesmerizing spectacle to capture through your lens.

While exploring the tundra, keep an eye out for Arctic foxes and reindeer, and be prepared for the unforgettable encounter with a Polar Bear, an experience that will leave an indelible mark on your memory. The diverse bird species, including Pink-footed Geese, King Eider, and Grey Phalarope, offer additional opportunities for capturing unique wildlife images.

Join us on this exclusive Arctic Photo Safari and immerse yourself in the beauty and wonder of Svalbard, capturing images that will evoke the magic of this extraordinary destination for years to come.

Includes:

  • Services of Tusk Photo hosts + 2 Expedition staff
  • Accommodation on board the MS Sjoveien
  • All meals
  • All activities

Excludes

  • Accommodation other than on the MS Sjoveien
  • Visas
  • Drinks on the MS Sjoveien
  • Gratuities
  • Purchases of a personal nature.
  • Travel costs to and from Longyearbyen

Itinerary

Embark on a thrilling Svalbard Arctic Photo Safari, with our experienced guides taking you on a journey through one of the world’s most awe inspiring wilderness areas.

Day 1

Arrive Longyearbyen
Board the MS Sjøveien expedition vessel

Day 2-7

Exploration of Svalbard

Day 8

Return to Longyearbyen
End of Tour

Facilities

Discover the perfect blend of classic charm and modern comfort aboard the M/S Sjøveien, a vessel with a rich history and a touch of maritime elegance. Originally built in Bergen in 1964 for the Norwegian Government, this remarkable ship served various roles before being transformed into an exclusive passenger vessel.

The ship features ample deck space on the main deck, allowing you to immerse yourself in the Arctic surroundings. For panoramic vistas of the magical Svalbard scenery, make your way to the top of the bridge, where you can enjoy breathtaking views. Enhance your relaxation and indulge in the wood-fired hot tub located on the deck, providing a serene oasis amidst the Arctic wilderness.

The M/S Sjøveien offers eight well-appointed outside cabins, each boasting private facilities for your utmost convenience. The lower deck accommodates four twin cabins with portholes, while the main deck presents two larger twin cabins and one spacious superior cabin with windows. An additional superior cabin awaits on the upper deck, ensuring a comfortable and luxurious stay throughout your Arctic expedition. The main deck is where the dining area is located, where you will be treated to delicious meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Prepare to embark on a remarkable Arctic adventure aboard the M/S Sjøveien.

SCENES YOU CAN EXPECT

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Available dates

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19 Aug - 29 Aug 2024

$14,500.00 pps

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9 Spaces available

02 Apr - 12 Apr 2025

$14,990.00 pps

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