Aurora Expeditions cruises to the European Arctic

Across The Arctic Circle - Scotland, Norway & Spitsbergen - Aurora Expeditions

Follow the Vikings’ way from northeast Scotland to the land of the midnight sun.

Date: 02–15 Jul 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $10,200AU $11,700

Follow the Vikings way from northeast Scotland to the land of the midnight sun. Our enthusiastic historian and expert naturalist reveal the Orkney and Shetland islands, from Stone Age villages and Viking relics, to world class distilleries and spectacular birdlife. We follow migrating whales along Norway`s dramatic coast, visit picturesque fishing villages and toast our Arctic Circle crossing. In Spitsbergen, we enter a polar wonderland, where delicate wildflowers adorn tundra and the summer sun never sets. This spectacular wilderness is the breeding ground of walruses, reindeers, various birds and polar bears.

13 nights From AU $10,200 per person, twin share

Spitsbergen Odyssey - Aurora Expeditions - 15th Jul 19

Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear

Date: 15–25 Jul 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $10,100AU $11,500

Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. We explore the coastline, with no open sea crossings, against a backdrop of spectacular glacier covered peaks. We discover deep fjords in the west; mysterious, fossil-rich desert plains in the east; and best of all, seals and whales in the Arctic pack ice. This voyage offers the best chance for seeing reindeers and polar bears, and features wildflower walks across sweeping tundra, trapper camps and historic sites. On foot and by Zodiac, we visit abandoned whaling settlements, search for walrus, Arctic fox and reindeer and observe in millions of migratory birds, including little auks, guillemots and puffin.

10 nights From AU $10,100 per person, twin share

Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland - Aurora Expeditions - Jul 19

This combination of our popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 24-days

Date: 25 Jul–17 Aug 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $20,520AU $23,490

This combination of our popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 24-days. Starting on Spitsbergen, you`ll explore its coastline of calving glaciers, towering bird cliffs and pack ice and spot walruses, reindeer and even polar bears! After crossing the Greenland Sea, our ship will follow East Greenland’s coastline filled with the largest fjord system in the world, calving icebergs, friendly native communities and untouched tundra-covered valleys, before reaching its finishing point, Iceland.

23 nights From AU $20,520 per person, twin share

Spitsbergen Odyssey - Aurora Expeditions - 25th Jul 19

Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear

Date: 25 Jul–04 Aug 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $10,100AU $11,500

Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. We explore the coastline, with no open sea crossings, against a backdrop of spectacular glacier covered peaks. We discover deep fjords in the west; mysterious, fossil-rich desert plains in the east; and best of all, seals and whales in the Arctic pack ice. This voyage offers the best chance for seeing reindeers and polar bears, and features wildflower walks across sweeping tundra, trapper camps and historic sites. On foot and by Zodiac, we visit abandoned whaling settlements, search for walrus, Arctic fox and reindeer and observe in millions of migratory birds, including little auks, guillemots and puffin.

10 nights From AU $10,100 per person, twin share

Jewels Of The Arctic - Aurora Expeditions - 4th Aug 19

Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Iceland and Spitsbergen

Date: 04–17 Aug 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $12,700AU $14,600

Certainly one of our most-anticipated voyages each year, the Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Iceland and Spitsbergen, keep an eye out for whales, sea ice and countless sea birds. Your days will be jam-packed with once-in-a-lifetime moments: we Zodiac cruise amongst gigantic icebergs, revel in gorgeous tundra walks, spot Arctic foxes, musk ox, walrus and polar bears. Greenland`s breathtaking mountainous landscapes will leave you speechless as the voyage goes along, and Inuit communities will make you feel at home whilst we stop by their small settlement, Ittoqqortoormiit. These are the jewels of the Arctic!

13 nights From AU $12,700 per person, twin share

Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland - Aurora Expeditions - Aug 19

This combination of our popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 24-days.

Date: 17 Aug–09 Sep 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $20,520AU $23,490

This combination of our popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 24-days. Starting on Spitsbergen, you`ll explore its coastline of calving glaciers, towering bird cliffs and pack ice and spot walruses, reindeer and even polar bears! After crossing the Greenland Sea, our ship will follow East Greenland’s coastline filled with the largest fjord system in the world, calving icebergs, friendly native communities and untouched tundra-covered valleys, before reaching its finishing point, Iceland.

23 nights From AU $20,520 per person, twin share

Jewels Of The Arctic - Aurora Expeditions - 17th Aug 19

Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Iceland and Spitsbergen

Date: 17–30 Aug 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $12,700AU $14,600

Certainly one of our most-anticipated voyages each year, the Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Iceland and Spitsbergen, keep an eye out for whales, sea ice and countless sea birds. Your days will be jam-packed with once-in-a-lifetime moments: we Zodiac cruise amongst gigantic icebergs, revel in gorgeous tundra walks, spot Arctic foxes, musk ox, walrus and polar bears. Greenland`s breathtaking mountainous landscapes will leave you speechless as the voyage goes along, and Inuit communities will make you feel at home whilst we stop by their small settlement, Ittoqqortoormiit. These are the jewels of the Arctic!

13 nights From AU $12,700 per person, twin share

Northern Svalbard Explorer - Aurora Expeditions - 30th Aug 19

Arctic autumn conditions offer you the opportunity to explore rarely visited northern isles of Svalbard.

Date: 30 Aug–09 Sep 2019

Ship: Polar Pioneer

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AU $10,100AU $11,500

Arctic autumn conditions offer you the opportunity to explore rarely visited northern isles of Svalbard. Pack ice opens up to allow us to attempt landings in some of the farthest reaches of the archipelago, including the outer islands of Nordaustlandet, Storoya and Kvitoya. As we sail past spectacular ice caps and dramatic calving glaciers, we`ll keep watch for walrus haul-outs, flocks of ivory gulls and polar bears hunting on pack ice. We`ll step ashore to explore the orange-coloured tundra and venture even deeper into the Arctic!

10 nights From AU $10,100 per person, twin share

Svalbard Odyssey - Aurora Expeditions - 22nd Jun 20 - New Ship

Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. We explore the coastline, with no open sea crossings, against a backdrop of spectacular glacier covered peaks.

Date: 22 Jun–02 Jul 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $8,200AU $9,300AU $11,400

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10 nights From AU $8,200 per person, twin share

High Arctic Adventurer - Aurora Expeditions - 2nd Jul 20 - Greg Mortimer

Combine Svalbard Odyssey and Franz Josef Land Explorer into one adventure for a complete exploration of the High Arctic.

Date: 02 Jul–01 Aug 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $17,600AU $19,900AU $24,500

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30 nights From AU $17,600 per person, twin share

Franz Josef Land Explorer - Aurora Expeditions - 12th Jul 20 - New Ship

Experience a rare chance to discover the wondorous islands of Franz Josef Land on our inaugural Franz Josef Land voyage.

Date: 12–26 Jul 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $11,300AU $12,800AU $15,800

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14 nights From AU $11,300 per person, twin share

Jewels Of The Arctic - Aurora Expeditions - 26th Jul 20

While cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Iceland and Spitsbergen, keep an eye out for whales, sea ice and countless sea birds.

Date: 26 Jul–09 Aug 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $10,500AU $12,000AU $14,700

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14 nights From AU $10,500 per person, twin share

Arctic Complete - Aurora Expeditions - 8th Aug 2020

This combination of our popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 24-days.

Date: 09–31 Aug 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $16,900AU $19,300AU $23,700

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22 nights From AU $16,900 per person, twin share

Arctic Discovery - Aurora Expeditions - 31st Aug 20 - Greg Mortimer Ship

This voyage combines remote wilderness with remote urbanity giving you a genuine glimpse of life in the Arctic.

Date: 31 Aug–20 Sep 2020

Ship: Greg Mortimer

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AU $14,900AU $17,000AU $20,900

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20 nights From AU $14,900 per person, twin share