The Untamed North: Greenland to Iceland

Skargaard, Greenland
June 24, 2018
15 Days
Aboard the Hebridean Sky
104 Guests
From $12,980
Vigur Island, Iceland

Expedition Highlights

  • Search for a variety of Arctic wildlife—seals, walrus, whales, Arctic foxes, musk oxen, and with luck, polar bears.
  • Photograph dramatic landscapes, including chiseled fjords, glittering glaciers, sculpted icebergs, and lush tundra blazing with purple saxifrage and moss campion.
  • Explore by Zodiac to discover thousands of breeding seabirds, including kittiwakes, murres, dovekies, puffins, and rare ivory gulls.
  • Visit colorfully-painted villages and tiny fishing hamlets steeped in Viking history.
  • Attend cultural performances and meet the hearty residents who share stories of survival in this harsh, yet ultimately beautiful land.

Expedition Team

Hebridean Sky

The all-suite, 104-guest Hebridean Sky, is a spacious, yet intimate, expedition vessel. Scheduled for a major refurbishment in 2016, her beautifully designed public spaces will include a single-seating dining room, a large lounge, elegant club and bar with piano, two outdoor seating areas, and library. All suites have an ocean view and feature a sitting room, en suite bathroom, television, spacious wardrobes, and dressing table. The Hebridean Sky carries a fleet of Zodiacs, available for accessing remote shorelines and islands.

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