In the realm of Polar Bear & Ice
See polar bears on this unforgettable expedition cruise aboard the Hondius Antarctic and Arctic Cruises
From: USD 5,014
A 10-day expedition cruise
The Trip Highlights
Witness iconic Arctic wildlife
Visit spectacular glaciers and icebergs
Stop at the Seven Islands
Photograph magnificient Arctic seabirds
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
See a polar bear!
Hike on the snow
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Polar experts to answer all your questions
Take part in a unique Arctic experience that few people get to experience in their lifetime, as we venture through the various islands of Spitsbergen. The Arctic will enchant you with its breathtaking scenery, snowy peaks and towering icebergs. Climb a sparkling glacier and enjoy a trip on your Zodiac to photograph the most beautiful polar wildlife. Search for polar bears and make the most of your cruise experience with a wide range of activities available on your Zodiac.
Your ship: Hondius
We are proud to welcome you aboard Hondius, the world's first Polar Class 6 vessel. Purpose-built for demanding Antarctic exploration, Hondius meets the latest and highest Lloyd’s Register standards for ice-strengthened cruise ships.
Built to exceed the Polar Code requirements adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Hondius is the most flexible, advanced, innovative Antarctic cruise vessel currently operating. Her modern design allows you to enjoy genuine exploration that will bring you closer to the real Antarctic than ever before.
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