Twenty years in the making, 50 Years of Victory is the first Arktika-class icebreaker to have a spoon-shaped bow, capable of breaking through ice up to 2.5 meters (9.2 feet) thick! This is the world’s largest, most-powerful nuclear icebreaker.
Complete with a helicopter for shore excursions, Victory is a ship unlike any other, with the ability to go where other ships cannot.
Upcoming Departures for the 50 Years of Victory
- Jun 3–Jun 17, 2015 - 15 days
- Jun 3–Jun 17, 2015 - 15 days - Sold Out
Designed to carry travelers in comfort to the most remote corners of the world, Sea Adventurer was built in Yugoslavia in 1976, refurbished in 1999 and had further upgrades in 2002. You will be impressed by this ice-strengthened ship, which carries up to 117 passengers and features a spacious forward lounge and bar, window-lined dining room and promenades.
Upcoming Departures for the Sea Adventurer
Imagine standing where all lines of longitude converge, 90 degrees north. The Geographic North Pole
Spitsbergen, Norway is the ideal starting point for this expedition, as we fly to Barneo Ice Camp at approximately 89N. Built as a drifting polar research facility, but used by adventurers and extreme sports enthusiasts alike, an expedition to Barneo will have you mingling with scientists, skiers, and explorers from around the world.
- Fly-in to one of the most remote, extraordinary expedition base camps in the world
- Reach the top of the world by Antonov AN-74 aircraft and Mi8 helicopter
- Special edition Quark Expeditions® parka, provided for arctic temperatures of -25°F (-32°C) on average
- Learn first-hand about the scientific and research activities being conducted at this research station
- Explore the unique culture of Longyearbyen, Norway before and after the base camp