Arrival to Murmansk or Naryan-Mar. Hotel transfer. Necessary paperwork for authorities. Day 2.
Extra day in case of flight delays or lost luggage. Sightseeing and land excursions. Day 3-7.
At sea. Day 8-9.
Arrival to FJL. Alexandra land and Cambridge strait - best places to find narwhals in FJL. Searching for polar bears. Day 10.
Prince George island, Bell island - bird colonies and arctic foxes, trekking. Smiths station, Gunther bay. Searching for bowhead whales near Cape Flora. First encounter with walruses. Day 11-12.
Hooker island. Central part of the archipelago. Looking for bowhead whales and belugas. Bird colonies and arctic foxes. Alger island polar station. Walrus colonies. Day 12-13.
Famous round rocks of Camp island. Heiss and Komsomol islands - walrus colonies. Seals of Austrian strait. Day 14.
Cape Tegethoff, enormous cliffs. Wilczek island polar station. Graham-Bell island. Day 15.
Apollonov and Stolichki islands. Largest walrus colonies of FJL. Day 16-17.
Northern part of archipelago. Floe edge. If the ice allows, we will sail over Cape Fligely, northernmost point of the archipelago. Looking for seals and polar bears. Day 18-19.
Turning South. Jackson island. Day 20-21.
Back to Alexandra land and Cambridge strait. Cape Flora. Day 22-25.
Going back home. Days at sea. Day 26.
Arrival to the harbour, hotel transfer. Paperwork for authorities. Day 27.
Flights back home (we advise not to book flights in advance). Prices:Triple cabin 11 150 euro per person (3 spaces)
Double cabin 13 500 euro per person (4 spaces)
Single occupancy 26 000 euro per person
Harbours and flights:
The expedition begins from either Murmansk or Naryan-Mar, to be announced. Both cities are easily accessible by planes. We ask our guests to arrive in advance in case of flight delays or luggage loss. We also recommend not to book return tickets in advance, because weather-related delays are possible on our way back. Included:
- Accommodation and food onboard
- Hotels (3 nights)
- Scuba diving
- Tanks and weights
- Airport transfers
- Permissions from authorities
- Air fares
- Any extra expenses
- Personal equipment, including diving equipment
- Diving insurance