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2021 Jewels of the Russian Arctic

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1 Overview One of Earth's least-explored frontiers and the newest destination to our portfolio, the sparsely populated Russian High Arctic is a place of isolated, rugged beauty that will leave you amazed. Few travelers have ever ventured into this near-uninhabited landscape. On Jewels of the Russian Arctic: Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya, we follow the footsteps of early northern explorers to two of the most remote archipelagos on the planet, enabling guests to experience an in-depth exploration of seldom-visited regions in the stark and spectacular Russian Arctic. From the ancient mountains of Novaya Zemlya to the wildlife sanctuary of Franz Josef Land, these secluded lands offer a exhilarating mix of unique sights and adventures. Marvel at ice-capped peaks soaring majestically out of the Arctic sea. Watch in hushed wonder at the unforgettable sight of a polar bear roaming its natural environment. Immerse yourself in a corner of our planet few humans ever do, with the operator that knows polar adventure better than anyone. Explore this rarely visited region of the Russian Arctic Encounter iconic Arctic wildlife, such as polar bears, walrus and seabirds Explore glaciated Novaya Zemlya, where the earliest Arctic explorers overwintered Visit significant sites at Franz Josef Land and learn about the region's fascinating history EXPEDITION IN BRIEF Jewels of the Russian Arctic: Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya Call your Travel Professional or a Quark Polar Travel Adviser at 1.888.892.0073 | Visit QuarkExpeditions.com for additional details

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