We sail well above the 80th parallel to place you closer than 600 nautical miles from the Geographical North Pole. Explore rarely-visited historical sites, scout for wildlife like seals, thousands of seabirds and the Arctic fox, and look out for walrus hauled out on lonely beaches.
Photo: Merete Wiken Dees
The North Cape has been a prized destination for travelers for centuries. Join an excursion to stand atop the steep cliff 1,000 feet above the Arctic Ocean marking the end of the continent.
The North Cape has been a prized destination for travelers for centuries. Join an excursion to stand atop the steep cliff 1,000 feet above the Arctic Ocean marking the end of the continent.
Photo: Jörg Goldhofer

Franz Josef Land – Sailing North of 80° to the Russian Arctic

Duration: 15 days
Ship: MS Spitsbergen

Departures:
September 12, 2020
September 26, 2020

Price from: $ 8,625 per person

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We will spend five days exploring the world's northernmost archipelago. This is expedition sailing at its most authentic, as we discover rare beauty in the footsteps of great explorers of the past like Fridtjof Nansen.
We will spend five days exploring the world's northernmost archipelago. This is expedition sailing at its most authentic, as we discover rare beauty in the footsteps of great explorers of the past like Fridtjof Nansen.
Photo: Christopher Michel

Franz Josef Land – Sailing North of 80° to the Russian Arctic

Duration: 15 days
Ship: MS Spitsbergen

Departures:
September 12, 2020
September 26, 2020

Price from: $ 8,625 per person

Check prices and availability Request a quote
We sail well above the 80th parallel to place you closer than 600 nautical miles from the Geographical North Pole. Explore rarely-visited historical sites, scout for wildlife like seals, thousands of seabirds and the Arctic fox, and look out for walrus hauled out on lonely beaches.
We sail well above the 80th parallel to place you closer than 600 nautical miles from the Geographical North Pole. Explore rarely-visited historical sites, scout for wildlife like seals, thousands of seabirds and the Arctic fox, and look out for walrus hauled out on lonely beaches.
Photo: Merete Wiken Dees
Remote Franz Josef Land has always been a magnet for hardy adventurers. Now you too can set foot where great explorers like Fridtjof Nansen and Hjalmar Johansen once overwintered. Watch for polar bears wandering in their natural habitat and almost feel the pull of the magnetic North Pole just a few hundred miles away.
  • Explore wild and rarely-visited Franz Josef Land, the world´s northernmost archipelago, in the footsteps of great explorers
  • Watch for walrus and polar bears as we sail north of the 80th parallel
  • Experience the exotic Arctic Russian city of Murmansk
  • Take the opportunity to visit North Cape
Summer Savings

Save Big This Summer

When you join us in Franz Josef Land in 2020, you'll save up to 15% and receive a $1,200 air credit per person!

This offer is valid July 8 - September 30, 2019.

Click here for full offer details. 

 

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