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Antarktis
January 18, 2023 - 
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VOYAGE HIGHLIGHTS An extra day on the Antarctic Peninsula Full access to the onboard photo experts Nearly 24 hours of daylight/twilight Camping & Kayaking available Daily Excursions (weather permitting)
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December 27, 2022 - 
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2023-12-07 - 
Dec 17, 2023
This Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands cruise delivers you into a landscape of dark rugged rock, pure white snow, and a fantastic variety of wildlife. Come say hello to whales, seals, and thousands of penguins....
2023-12-24 - 
Jan 05, 2024
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-12-23 - 
Jan 04, 2024
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-12-12 - 
Dec 24, 2023
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-12-11 - 
Dec 23, 2023
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-11-30 - 
Dec 12, 2023
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-11-25 - 
Dec 07, 2023
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-11-20 - 
Nov 30, 2023
See the Antarctic from the vantage point of a true expedition leader – from the air. Our helicopter capability on the Ortelius provides you the unique chance to view an emperor penguin rookery numbering upwards of 4,000 breeding pairs, located just south of Snow Hill Island. Heavy...
2023-11-13 - 
Nov 25, 2023
“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passenge...
2023-11-09 - 
Nov 23, 2023
Few places compare to South Georgia in terms of exotic wildlife and jaw-dropping scenery. On this exploratory voyage you can enjoy wandering albatross colonies while also seeing some of the biggest breeding spots for king penguins and elephant seals on Earth – along with day after...

Visiting the Arctic in September

September offers visitors a chance to witness the Northern Lights, enjoy outdoor activities, experience the unique culture of the region, and see the Arctic’s wildlife before they start their migration. With fewer crowds and milder weather conditions, September is an excellent month to visit the Arctic.

5 Reasons to Visit Antarctica in Month

1. Weather

 September is still a relatively mild month in the Arctic, with temperatures ranging from 0 to 8 degrees Celsius (32 to 46 degrees Fahrenheit). You can enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking and wildlife watching without having to worry about the extreme cold temperatures of winter.

2. Wildlife

September is a prime time for wildlife watching in the Arctic. As the summer season ends, many animals start their migration, including Arctic foxes, caribou, and some bird species. You can also see seals, walrus, and whales as they feed on the plankton-rich waters of the Arctic.

3. Activities

During September you have the opportunity explore the region’s unique landscapes, such as fjords, glaciers, and tundra, which offer breathtaking views. Try hiking, kayaking, skiing, and more!

4. Fewer Crowds

As the Arctic summer season comes to an end, there are fewer tourists, and you can explore the region with more privacy and tranquility. This also means you will be able to get more personalized attention and have more meaningful experiences with local guides.

5. Northern Lights

September is an excellent time to witness the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis). With the arrival of darker nights, the Aurora Borealis becomes more visible. You can witness this natural phenomenon in all its glory, with dancing green, pink, and purple lights illuminating the night sky.

Views from Scoresby Sund, Greenland, in September

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Arctic Cruises in September

East Greenland, Scoresby Sund – Aurora Borealis

The East Greenland – Scoresby Sund cruise crosses the Arctic Circle into the home waters of multiple species of whale. Journey into the largest and deepest fjord system in the world.
$ 4,600
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Scoresby Sund – Aurora Borealis Fly & Sail

A voyage to East Greenland's Scoresby Sund, where we will also sail along the ragged and glaciated Volquart Boons Coast.Further we land on Danmarksø, Jameson Land, and Ittoqqortoormiit.
$ 4,700
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East Greenland Scoresby Sund – Aurora Borealis

The East Greenland – Scoresby Sund cruise crosses the Arctic Circle into the home waters of multiple species of whale. Journey into the largest and deepest fjord system in the world.
$ 4,600
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