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Spitsbergen Photography: In Search of Polar Bears

Wildlife Cruise in the Arctic aboard the Ultramarine

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2023
Per person, double occupancy
Solo Panorama $21,495
Explorer Triple $11,495
Explorer Suite $15,495
Balcony Suite $16,995
Deluxe Balcony Suite $19,995
Terrace Suite $20,495 (Sold Out)
Penthouse Suite $21,495
Owner's Suite $27,995 (Sold Out)
Ultra Suite $30,995 (Sold Out)
Mandatory Transfer package: $995
  • One night’s pre-expedition hotel night at Helsinki airport hotel, with breakfast
  • Charter flight from Helsinki to Longyearbyen
  • Arrival and departure transfers in Longyearbyen
  • Charter flight from Longyearbyen to Helsinki

Kayaking: $695
Paddling: $195


May 18-31, 2023

Deck Plan

Cabin Category Deck Location(s) Size # of Guests Berth Configuration
Solo Panorama Deck 6 132 sq. ft. 1 1 twin
Explorer Triple Deck 3 285 sq. ft. 1-3 3 single beds, two of which can be converted to a double bed
Explorer Suite Deck 3 285 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Balcony Suite Deck 4 226 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Deluxe Balcony Suite Deck 4 299 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Terrace Suite Deck 6 350 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Penthouse Suite Deck 7 369 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Owner's Suite Deck 6 446 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Ultra Suite Deck 6 563 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds

Trip Cost Includes

  • Leadership throughout your voyage by experienced Expedition Leaders, including shore landings and other activities
  • All Zodiac transfers and cruising as per the daily program
  • All shore landings as per the daily program
  • Shipboard accommodation with daily housekeeping
  • All meals, snacks, soft drinks and juices on board throughout your voyage (Please inform us of any dietary requirements as far in advance as possible. Unfortunately, the ships’ galleys cannot prepare kosher meals.)
  • Beer and wine during dinner; and coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock
  • Formal and informal presentations by the Expedition Team and guest speakers as scheduled
  • A photographic journal documenting the expedition
  • A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan for landings and Zodiac cruising excursions
  • An official expeditions parka to keep
  • Hair dryer and bathrobes in every cabin
  • All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
  • All luggage handling aboard the ship
  • Emergency Evacuation insurance for all passengers to a maximum benefit of USD $500,000 per person
  • Transfers between Longyearbyen town center and port on embarkation and disembarkation day

Trip Cost Does Not Include

Mandatory Transfer Package; International airfare; Arrival and departure transfers in Oslo; Passport and visa expenses; Government arrival and departure taxes not mentioned above; Meals ashore unless otherwise specified; Baggage, cancellation, interruption and medical travel insurance—strongly recommended; Excess-baggage fees on international flights; Mandatory waterproof pants for Zodiac cruising, or any other gear not mentioned; Laundry, bar and other personal charges unless specified; Phone and Internet charges; Voluntary gratuity at the end of the voyage for shipboard staff and crew; Additional overnight accommodation; Adventure Options not listed in Included Activities

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: 20% of trip cost
130 days prior to departure: Balance

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: $1250 per person
120-179 days prior to departure: 20% of trip cost
119 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.

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