West Spitsbergen and Polar Ice Edge

Voyage focusing on viewing polar bears hunting on pack ice |  11 days

The frozen wilderness of Spitsbergen is both a place of precarious beauty and a refuge for endangered Arctic wildlife.

This expedition departs from Longyearbyen and explores Spitsbergen’s dramatic north western mountain coastline and tidewater glaciers providing some of the Arctic’s best wildlife viewing opportunities. We’ll venture to the edge of the north polar ice cap in search of polar bears stalking their prey.

Ship:                 Sea Spirit 

When:              28 May – 7 June 2022, 5 – 15 June 2022

Guide price:   From £5,945 per person based on twin cabin (private facilities)

Options:          13 – 22 June 2022 itinerary is one day shorter with a guide price of £5,845 per person

Trip Reports relating to Arctic Norway


Travel Tips


Receive our E-News

Fill in your details to subscribe to our regular Dispatches E-newsletter

Our Brochure

View a PDF or order a copy of our Brochure


Far Frontiers Travel

Our sister company, Far Frontiers Travel, specialises in tailor-making bespoke travel to Central Asia, China and Mongolia, the Far East, Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas, Indochina, Myanmar, Middle East, North Africa and Europe, Russia and South America.