Get exclusive access to Quark Expeditions 2023 Arctic rates and dates


Quark Expeditions has given us exclusive access to their 2023 Arctic programme and for a limited time only there are savings of up to 33% to be had on their small-ship expedition cruises in Svalbard (Spitsbergen), Greenland and the Canadian Arctic, including the North-West Passage.


Here is a selection of the best expedition cruises and savings, along with some stunning videos from Quark's Arctic programme.


Northwest Passage to Greenland

17 days

save up to 19%, berths starting at US$14,845

This adventurous expedition cruise will give you a great mix of all the Arctic has to offer - the history of Franklin's expedition in Canada's Northwest Passage, including Beechey island, incredible wildlife such as walrus haul-outs, polar bear, whale and birdcliffs and the beautiful glaciers, fjords and mountains of Western Greenland. Top it off with visits to Inuit communities and you have a very well-rounded Arctic cruise.


Best of Greenland

15 days

save up to 24%, berths starting at US$10,345

Discover the best of Greenland as you sail from Reykjavik in Iceland to Greenland, home to vast calving glaciers, steep mountains and breathtaking fjords. Kayak past icebergs, hike through lush and varied flora and discover its rich history and culture. Visit small settlements, both ancient and modern, abandoned and alive, including Gardar cathedral and Hvalsey, the site of Greenland’s largest and best-preserved Norse ruins. Cruusing up the west coast you explore numerous fjords by zodiac, visit the charming Greenlandic capital of Nuuk, the town of Sisimiut and of course Ilulissat Icefjord.

Russian High Arctic - into the Northeast Passage

22 days

save up to 28%, berths starting at US$15,295 Discover some of the world last discovered and least visited archipelagos, Novaya Zemlya, Franz Josef Land and Severnaya Zemlya. High up in Russia's Arctic, these islands are the last frontier for expedition cruises and you will be one of the few people to have set foot on these islands. Breathtaking glaciers, the drama of early polar exploration and the search for the Northeast Passage to Cathay, a pristine wilderness and of course incredible wildlife: whale, seal, muskox, walrus and polar bear.



The realm of the polar bear - introduction to Spitsbergen

10 days

save up to 33%, berths starting at US$6,116 The Svalbard archipelago, of which Spitsbergen is the main island is arguably the best place in the world to see Polar Bear in the wild. In addition this cruise will give you a sense of travelling to your farthest north and show you whaling stations, marvelous scenery of mountains and glaciers, and other wildlife, including whales, reindeer, Arctic foxes, walruses and seals.



We offer several dozen of expedition cruises to the Arctic. If you do not see the cruise you are interested in, please contact us.