Arctic Adventure

15 Days
Oslo to Reykjavik
From (USD)
$ 16,595
Dates & Pricing

2021 Oslo > Reykjavik

The Ultimate Arctic Island Experience

Our Arctic Adventure voyage provides the complete Arctic experience, taking in the highlights of this spectacular region across 16 awe-inspiring days.
Heading straight for Longyearbyen in Spitsbergen, you’ll waste no time in getting to immerse yourself in the Svalbard archipelago with its carved glaciers, towering cliffs and pack ice. Here you’ll spend your days marvelling at the unique scenery and searching for wildlife such as the walrus, reindeer and even the elusive Polar bear – king of the Arctic. Greenland’s East Coast is the world’s largest national park and fjord system where you’ll sail past pristine glaciers and thundering waterfalls. Walk on the arctic tundra amongst exquisite arctic flora, hike breath-taking mountain vistas and mingle with indigenous communities. And to end your extraordinary voyage you’ll witness the Land of Fire and Ice, visiting some of Iceland’s finest towns and landscapes in its remote North. Before finishing up in Reykjavik – the northernmost capital in the world.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
U21N
Duration:
15 days
Departure City:
Oslo
Return City:
Reykjavik

Selected Itinerary

15 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Oslo

    Welcome to Oslo, where you’ll start your journey into wonder with an overnight stay in a luxurious hotel.

  2. Day 2 - Oslo > Longyearbyen, Norway

    Your journey into wonder continues as you fly from Oslo to Longyearbyen, where the crew of Scenic Eclipse will warmly greet you as you step on board. Settle into your handsomely appointed suite and acquaint yourself with the sumptuous facilities of your luxurious Discovery Yacht as you set sail from Longyearbyen and all the wonders that lie in wait.

    Raise your glass as you toast the start of your voyage at the welcome cocktail reception hosted by the Captain, who will introduce your expert Discovery Leaders and their team. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Svalbard Archipelago

    Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day, making the most of the long hours of daylight, weather and ice conditions to give you the best experience possible in this extraordinary part of the world. Your Scenic Eclipse voyage is in a prime time for wildlife spotting and there will be opportunities to spot the dominant predators of the region including the Polar bear. Marine species include the carefully protected walrus with its characteristic tusks and several species of whales. Once hunted almost out of existence in a region now transformed into a dedicated conservation area, your encounters with these giants of the sea will be a memory to treasure. There will be the chance to cruise the secluded bays, stunning fjords and sparkling glaciers of this unique and special destination.

    Discovery

    Partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions. Discover majestic scenery, tundra landscapes, wildlife and marine life, taking you to the place of your wildest dreams.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Svalbard Archipelago

    Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Svalbard Archipelago

    Cruise Svalbard Archipelago. Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will use their expertise to design this section of your voyage from day to day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - At sea

    Cruise Arctic waters, enjoying the luxurious features on board Scenic Eclipse, as you head for the world’s largest island, Greenland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - North East Greenland

    North East Greenland is home to Greenlands National Park –the largest in the world at 972,000km2 with less than 40 human in habitats but a magical world of wildlife.

    Discovery

    You’ll enjoy Scenic Discovery excursions exploring by Zodiac, looking for Musk ox, Arctic hare and Eider ducks, or discover old trappers huts on hikes across the tundra. Conditions permitting, there will be a good chance for kayakers to paddle the waterways.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - North East Greenland

    Cruise and explore North East Greenland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - East Coast Fjords of Greenland

    Spend two days cruising and exploring Greenland’s magnificent East Coast Fjords, the world’s largest fjord system. Cruise among icebergs and active volcanoes and feel the spray of thundering waterfalls. Kaiser Franz Josef Fjord, a remote and rarely visited fjord system and featuring some of the most spectacular tundra’s in the region offers countless opportunities for exploration. Together with Kong Oskar Fjord guests, will experience vast stretches of tranquil waters, stunning scenery and a myriad of wildlife spotting opportunities.

    Discovery

    Explore with your Discovery Team.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - East Coast Fjords of Greenland

    Continue cruising and exploring Greenland’s magnificent East Coast Fjords.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Akureyri, Iceland

    Cruise into the harbour of Akureyri, Iceland’s second city which lies at the mouth of a magnificent fjord. Under atmospheric skies, admire the views of Akureyri’s brightly coloured houses set to a backdrop of snow-capped mountains.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Enter the Herring Era Museum to learn about this once-thriving industry, or explore Akureyri and taste local specialties. Alternatively, choose the Laufas Open Air Museum and Godafoss Waterfall or play a round of golf.

    Enrich

    Be greeted in a local church for an exclusive concert.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Akureyri, Iceland

    Continue to discover Akureyri.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Sauðárkrókur

    Arrive in the adjacent fjord of Skagafjörðurfor for a full in day in and around the town of Sauðárkrókur. Here you’ll enjoy more opportunities to immerse yourself in Icelandic culture and the country’s impressive wildlife and nature.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Visit a farm to see the flowing manes of Icelandic horses and learn of their history, or join a local for a boat ride to the island of Dragney, the remnant of a 700,000-year-old volcano. Alternatively, explore the city of Sauðárkrókur including 1238: The battle of Iceland.

    Discovery

    Hike through the rolling hills to natural geothermal pools where you are able to swim, or raft down the rapids and this region from a new perspective.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Dynjandi Waterfall

    Weather permitting, sail deep into the dramatic Westfjords Peninsula of Iceland to witness the thundering Dynjadi Waterfall, the largest waterfall in the region.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Reykjavik, Iceland

    Your cruise ends this morning in the world’s northernmost capital city, Reykjavík. Say farewell to your crew, disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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