Embark to Newfoundland with its rich history of Viking settlements, or through the the legendary Northwest Passage from Canada to Greenland. Expect to see traditional Inuit settlements, dazzling icebergs, incredible birdlife and enormous polar bears.
The great frozen North, the Arctic region is made up of parts of various countries including Greenland, Norway, Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Canada, and USA (Alaska). A cruise to the Arctic is a memorable experience, and our tour packages aboard hand-selected vessels will ensure that you receive the most enjoyable experience possible.
Many people venture to the Arctic in hope of seeing the majestic polar bear, but other Wildlife you can encounter include Arctic hare, lemming, reindeer, ox, and giant moose. Scan the snow for signs of the Arctic fox and snowy owl, or for the ocean witness narwhal, walrus, seal, whales and orca.
When you visit the Arctic you are stepping back in time into one of the most inhospitable environments on earth. Eclipse Travel officers a wide range of cruise options to help give you the best vantage point to enjoy the breathtaking scenery for Glaciers, Icebergs, and the strange experience of midnight Sun. Crushing through pack ice, the journey can take as long as a week, serving only to heighten your anticipation for this once in a lifetime trip to the North Pole. Whichever Arctic cruise you choose you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable journey.
Aboard the Ocean Endeavour, we’ll enjoy contemporary comforts as we explore our way out from Glasgow, through the Western isles and the Pentland Firth to Orkney and Shetland. Abundant ecology and spectacular geology beckon adventurers for a closer look. Scotland’s western and northern isles are a dream destination—and for many, a long-awaited return to ancestral homelands. Culture, heritage, and natural history abound here, echoes of Europe’s ancient past