ARCTIC SUMMER/AUTUMN 2017
Sea Spirit - New loyalty scheme for returning Sea Spirit passengers
Sea Spirit has proved so popular that passengers have been quick to book another trip on her.
As a result Sea Spirit has introduced a new loyalty programme called High Latitudes. Every voyage brings added savings and benefits which also happen to be transferable, which means that family and friends can also benefit. The new Polar Circle gift card can be used to reduce the price of any future voyage with the ship and take advantage of the attractive benefits which increase with the number of trips taken.
Kamchatka - make a date with the ‘land of fire and ice’
See native people, bears and volcanoes on a voyage exploring the eastern seaboard of Russia. Choked by ice in winter, the region comes alive in summer with birds, reindeer, mountain sheep, brown bears and salmon.
ships: Spirit of Enderby, Akademik Shokalskiy
when: Various voyages from end May to end September 2017
prices from: £7,760 per person based on twin cabin (shared facilities)
Akademik Ioffe and Akademik Sergey Vavilov - Booking bonus
Book before 31 May 2017!
There are still a very few berths available for the Canadian and High Arctic on these two ships in Summer 2017 and there's a charter flight credit on all remaining berths.
The offer applies to new bookings made before 31 May 2017 and is subject to availability.
Not only that, but passengers who make a return booking on an Akademik Ioffe or Akademik Sergey Vavilov voyage have been enrolled into the One Club loyalty programme and automatically receive 10 per cent off the price of their next voyage. This reduction can be combined with the early booking offer for the Arctic 2018 season. Contact Fiona for more information.
Canadian and High Arctic with Ocean Endeavour or Akademik Sergei Vavilov
Immerse yourself in Arctic art or Viking history, explore fjords, watch whales, see the wild horses of Sable Island, visit the grave of a great explorer or even navigate the Northwest Passage. The Canadian Arctic has iconic territories, welcoming people and a world of wildlife.
ships: Ocean Endeavour, Akademik Sergei Vavilov
when: Various voyages from June to early September 2017
prices from: £5,450 per person based on twin cabin (private facilities). This is a special price for our Sable Island voyage on Ocean Endeavour in July 2017 if booked by 1 May 2017
Arctic Norway and Spitsbergen expeditions - Find your inner explorer!
Imagine yourself as an intrepid polar explorer, dog sledging to your mobile tented camp at 76 degrees North back from a long day on the ice. After an excellent dinner sharing stories with your fellow explorers you repair to your heated tent, soft bed and indoor toilet – things have moved on since Amundsen’s day!
We’ve some fabulous dog sledging expeditions for small groups or we can tailor make an exclusive private adventure this summer or next winter. Mid-September to mid-April is a good time for seeing the Northern Lights.
Fiona’s top suggestions:
Adventure week dog sledging based at an expedition lodge at Nordenskiöld Glacier
when: July or August 2017
prices from: £2,975 per person, minimum of four people
Magic of the Arctic six day summer expedition based at Isfjord Radio
when: Between June and September 2017
prices from: £2,280 per person
ARCTIC SUMMER/AUTUMN 2018
Early booking bonus for Arctic 2018 on Akademik Ioffe and Akademik Sergey Vavilov!
We’ve some tempting early booking discounts to launch the 2018 Arctic season including half price reductions off charter flights to the Canadian Arctic and air credits for Spitsbergen cruises. These offers are based on new bookings made before 31 May 2017 and are subject to availability.