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Inaugural Voyages: Expeditions

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  • Viking
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  • Arctic
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  • Svalbard
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  • Inaugural
  • Expeditions


ENCOUNTER NATURE BY LAND & SEA THE FAR NORTH BECKONS.Hidden amidst the windswept vistas and fjords of Svalbard are some of the world’s most majestic creatures. Set out with your expedition team to witness Arctic wildlife in its native habitat. WATCH FOR WHALES Sip a morning cappuccino while you scan the horizon for whales. Open, light-filled spaces optimized for viewing can be found throughout your ship. EXPLORE LONGYEARBYEN Svalbard’s capital settlement is a vibrant enclave, home to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault and Svalbard Church, the world’s northernmost church. SHORE LANDING Take in rugged landscapes and fantastic wildlife. Our naturebased schedule is optimized each day for the best weather and wildlife viewing opportunities. SAIL ISFJORDEN Cruising through the “ice fjord,” you will be enchanted by the snow-covered peaks and wide, expansive coastal plains of Svalbard’s second longest fjord. RUSSIA IN NORWAY Spend some time in Barentsburg, a colorful coal mining settlement that belongs to Russia per the Svalbard Treaty. DINE WELL Relax and enjoy a freshly prepared meal at Manfredi’s Italian Restaurant. This evening we sail south and begin our return to TromsØ. 50 VIKING.COM SVALBARD LANDSCAPE