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Secret Atlas Svalbard

Svalbard Explorer aboard the Polar Pioneer

A small Arctic expedition cruise around beautiful Svalbard

Price: Upon request

Svalbard Explorer

10 Days

Mid Range Ship

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A 10-day expedition cruise

Mid Range Ship
The Trip Highlights

As much wildlife as the eye can see

Beautiful short hikes ashore

Zodiac rides around the magical landscapes

A closer look at the North West side of Svalbard

Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience

Only 48 passengers- one of the smallest expedition ships

1 guide for every 10 guests aboard

Expert guides to answer all questions

We plant trees in Greenland to compensate for your trip!

Explore Svalbard on an intimate and small ship expedition cruise with just 48 guests in total. This cruise takes place on the newly refurbished Polar Pioneer, one of the smallest and most rugged expedition cruise ships visiting the Arctic, perfect for venturing into the ice edge. On this expedition we will sail to the northern wilderness and explore the beautiful landscapes, wildlife and glaciers of north west Spitsbergen, home to a copious amount of polar wildlife. Every day is an adventure and we will use the Zodiacs to visit various sites of interest and to take short hikes ashore in nature. This is an intimate small group experience with the minimum of one guide for every 10 guests.

Your ship: Polar Pioneer

The well-known MV Polar Pioneer is a durable, capable veteran expedition ship (19 seasons strong) loved by guests and expedition leaders for its capability to explore remote polar regions with ease despite its small size.

Its new Scandinavian owners have done an extensive refit upgrading it to today’s standards and is ready for the 2022 Arctic season.

The Polar Pioneer benefits from holsting maximum 48 guests on an authentic expedition adventure free from the crowds of larger vessels. All guests can fit in the Zodiacs at once ensuring there is no waiting to go ashore and everyone can explor … Read more about Polar Pioneer





Observation Deck

zodiac fleet

Zodiac Fleet


All meals

doctor's suitcase

Doctor on board

rubber boots

Rubber Boots



Secret Atlas Svalbard
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