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Quark Expeditions receives awards and recognition each year, showcasing our commitment and dedication to the Polar Regions, and providing best-in-class expeditions to our passengers: 

2016 - Best Polar Cruise, Boutique Cruise Line Category: USA TODAY 10Best Readers'Choice Travel Award

2016 - Best Small Cruise Line​: Travel Weekly’s Gold Magellan Award

2016 - Best Itinerary, Greenland Fly/Cruises​: Travel Weekly’s Gold Magellan Award

2016 - Best Promotional Video, Antarctica 360° VR Experience​: Travel Weekly’s Gold Magellan Award

2016 - Best Small-Ship Ocean Cruise Lines: Travel + Leisure Annual Awards

2016 - World’s Best Cruises for Arctic Icebreaker Expedition Ultimate Northwest Passage: Fodor’s Travel Guides Award

2015 - Best Small Cruise Line: Travel Weekly’s Gold Magellan Award

2015 - Best Cruise Blog: Travel Weekly’s Silver Magellan Award

2015 - World’s Leading Specialist Cruise Line: World Travel Awards™

2014 - World’s Leading Specialist Cruise Line: World Travel Awards™ 

2013 - World’s Leading Polar Expedition Operator: World Travel Awards™

2013 - Blow the Budget: Amadeus and World Travel Market Travel Experience Awards

2013 - Eco-Friendly Cruise Ship for the Carbon Neutral Ocean Diamond voyages: Travel Weekly’s Magellan Award

2013 - 50 Best Trips of 2013 for Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica voyage: Wanderlust Award

2011 - 50 Tours of a Lifetime: Three Arctic Islands: Iceland, Greenland, Spitsbergen: National Geographic Traveler U.S. Award