Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen
|Resort:||Arctic Saga: Exploring Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen|
|Destination:||Arctic, Denmark, Europe, UK & Ireland, United Kingdom|
Visit some of the most remote islands on the planet, where only a small number have ever left their footprints
Sailing across the North Atlantic, youll be immersed in the regions rugged beauty and whaling and Viking history, visiting the awe-inspiring and unspoiled destinations of Fair Isle, the Faroe Islands, Jan Mayen and Spitsbergen. Towering fjords, massive glaciers, soaring sea stacks and coastal cliffs teeming with thousands of seabirds, like the amazing Atlantic puffin, will take your breath away. So too will the diverse wildlife of this far-flung region, from Svalbard reindeer to dolphins, seals and whales. Having continuous daylight for part of the voyage means optimum chances to spot these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat at any time of day or night!
* Follow in the footsteps of the Norsemen on Fair Isle and the Vikings in the Faroe Islands * Explore the volcanic and glacier covered Jan Mayen island, in the heart of the North Atlantic Ocean * Encounter iconic Arctic wildlife, such as puffins, reindeer, whales and seabirds * Cruise in a Zodiac to explore diverse landscapes and wildlife * Travel in a small expedition vessel * Accompanied by extremely qualified Expedition Staff