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How are the three regions in Greenland different from each other? Northwest Passage: Epic High Arctic Northwest Passage: In the Footsteps of Franklin When should you go and why? What do you want to see? What do you want to do? Frequently asked questions Learn more GREENLAND SPITSBERGEN NORTHWEST PASSAGE Dreaming about an Arctic expedition but don't know where to go? STEP 2 – PICK AN ITINERARY STEP 3 – CALL YOUR POLAR TRAVEL ADVISER Now that you've got the lay of the land, it's time to pick an itinerary. Ready to book? YOUR GUIDE TO NAVIGATING THE ARCTIC In just 3 simple steps STEP 1 – PICK A DESTINATION SPITSBERGEN The Realm of the Polar Bear NORTHWEST PASSAGE Follow in the Footsteps of Legendary Explorers GREENLAND Majestic Landscapes, Culture and Communities JUN - JUL AUG - SEP SEP - OCT More ice improves the chances of seeing polar bears out hunting Hiking, kayaking, zodiac cruising and snowshoeing Hiking, kayaking and zodiac cruising Hiking, kayaking and zodiac cruising Less ice makes it easier to access Sam Ford Fjord and Pangnirtung Darkness improves visibility of the Northern Lights later in the year Download our Spitsbergen, Northwest Passage or Greenland Expedition Brochures Why would I choose a longer Spitsbergen itinerary over a shorter one? How are the two Northwest Passage itineraries different? On a longer itinerary, there are more opportunities to see wildlife and to explore more islands in the Svalbard archipelago. It depends on how much of the islands you want to see. If you're short on time, we offer 2 shorter trips that will hit Spitsbergen's highlights. Iceland, Greenland & Baffin Island offers the most varied experience in terms of cultural, natural and geographical highlights, plus a more in-depth voyage around East, South and West Greenland. Canada to Greenland offers a more in-depth exploration of the coast of Baffin Island, before crossing over to Greenland. Go to East Greenland if you want to: • Explore the world's largest national park • See the largest ord system on the planet Go to West Greenland if you want to: • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Site • Be immersed in Greenlandic village culture Go to South Greenland if you want to: • Relax in hot springs in Uunartoq • Visit historic Norse and Viking sites • Scoresby Sound • Greenland National Park • Uunartoq hot springs • Ilulissat Iceord: UNESCO World Heritage Site • Northern Lights • Norse and Viking historic sites • Ittoqqotoormiit: modern Greenlandic community • Sam Ford Fjord • Pangnirtung: Inuit art hub • Kekerten: historic whaling station • Northwest Spitsbergen National Park • South Spitsbergen National Park • Longyearbyen: one of the world's northernmost towns • Polar bears • Walrus • Whales • Muskoxen • Whales • Polar bears • Seals • Whales • Arctic hares • Arctic foxes • Seabird colonies • Reindeer • Arctic foxes • Polar bears • Narwhals • Walrus • Wolves • Lemmings Possible sightings of: Possible sightings of: Possible sightings of: Spitsbergen In Depth Big Islands, Big Adventure Spitsbergen Explorer Wildlife Capital of the Arctic Introduction to Spitsbergen Fjords, Glaciers and Wildlife of Svalbard Three Arctic Islands: Iceland, Greenland, Spitsbergen Greenland Explorer: Valleys and Fjords Arctic Express: Greenland's Northern Lights Three Arctic Islands: Iceland, Greenland, Spitsbergen 888.979.2061

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