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Your visit to the polar regions is an enriching, rewarding experience. Witnessing the incredible wildife and the dramatic beauty of the landscape is in itself the ultimate travel dream.

And although Mother Nature is the star of the show, there are itineraries that will appeal directly to your passions—specific expeditions that align with your other travel goals. What's fueling your curiosity to explore? These areas of special interest are worth considering to help you chart the right course.

 

Fly/Cruise Expeditions

Get the full polar experience in a fraction of the time with our Fly/Cruise adventures. These express routes are tailored to those who want to see it all, but might have trouble making the dates work. See Antarctica in as few as eight days, or Greenland in just 10.

  • Photo by Quark passenger Karen Jacot
    11 jours
    from $15,895

    Profitez de l’Antarctique avec style – en prenant l’avion puis en faisant une croisière au sud du Cercle Polaire Antarctique ! Un vol de trois heures suffit pour voyager entre Punta Arenas, au Chili, et l’Île du Roi Georges, en Antarctique.

  • Photo by David Merron
    8 jours
    from $9,995

    You’re ready to explore King George Island and the Antarctic Peninsula—and no Drake Passage crossings are required! With a spectacular aerial view, included charter flights between Punta Arenas and Antarctica have you experiencing the majesty of the 7th continent before transferring you to your ship in no time.

  • Quark Passenger in Greenland
    10 jours
    from $6,395

    Voted one of the top destinations to see in 2015 by the New York Times, Greenland has been dramatically shaped—geographically and culturally—by the ice that dominates and is one of the best places to witness the magic of the Northern Lights,. The best way to experience the rugged beauty of this nature-lover’s paradise is by ship. Our East Greenland fly-in expeditions make this amazing destination more accessible than ever.

Photography Series

Getting the perfect shot is a real motivator for some explorers, who come loaded with gear, ready to create remarkable images. If photography is your passion, the polar regions will make you feel like you're in the right place at the right time, all the time. A picture is usually worth a thousand words—but here, it's priceless.

  • 11 jours
    from $7,895

    On this photographic voyage to the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula, discover what has lured explorers and adventurers to this remote region for centuries. Traveling with professional polar guides you will have the unique opportunity to watch our photography experts in action so you too can capture fantastic polar photographs just like a pro.

  • 14 jours
    from $8,995

    Our most in-depth exploration of the Antarctic Peninsula is a photographer’s dream, offering you the opportunity to venture even farther south, across the Antarctic Circle, to photograph a destination so remote, few travelers have ever laid eyes on it.

  • 14 jours
    from $29,995

    Reaching the North Pole is one of the rarest milestones imaginable, so it deserves to be immortalized on film. Our 14-day North Pole photography series puts you on board the powerful nuclear icebreaker, 50 Years of Victory, with a team of expert photographers ready to coach you to the perfect Arctic snapshot. Perfect your skills through special workshops and lectures, so you too can capture fantastic polar photographs just like a pro.

  • Polar bear on sea ice
    13 jours
    from $7,895

    Like true Arctic adventurers, on this 13-day voyage we’re maximizing our itinerary to the fullest, and spending more time in search for polar bears and other wildlife on outings and landings. Cruising along the coast, ice edge and inner fiords of Spitsbergen, your expedition team will constantly be looking out for opportunities to photograph the iconic polar bear in its natural habitat. A picture perfect voyage for unprecedented wildlife viewing!

Special Guests: Polar Bears International & The Nature Conservancy

Learning first-hand from scientists, researchers, and special guests onboard is an eco-tourist's dream come true. Having a chance to meet these experts is truly inspirational. Our partnerships with international charities make for very rewarding and educational expeditions.

  • Photo by David Merron
    10 jours
    from $11,795

    This expedition transports you to a land that has risen from its winter slumber. Curious penguins are nesting, and majestic whales are returning. Melting sea ice creates highways of water, inviting travelers with a sense of adventure to step off the beaten track and explore the world’s most remote, unspoiled and wildest continent.

  • Photo by David Merron
    10, 11, ou 12 jours
    from $5,895

    Cette expédition offre l'occasion parfaite pour découvrir le meilleur de la péninsule Antarctique, région la plus septentrionale du dernier continent.

  • South Georgia Landscape
    23 jours
    from $13,195

    If you desire to “do it all” on your Antarctic adventure, then this is the voyage for you. Not only will you cross the Antarctic Circle and travel further south than traditional Antarctic cruises, you’ll also visit the wildlife playgrounds of the Falklands and South Georgia.

  • Photo by David Merron
    20 jours
    from $11,395

    Cette expédition prolongée est axée sur le paradis faunique de la Géorgie du Sud, ces îles reculées que sont les Malouines (Islas Malvinas en espagnol) ainsi que la beauté extraordinaire de la péninsule antarctique

  • Quark passengers zodiac cruise in Ilulissat, Greenland.
    15 jours
    from $6,995

    Le Groenland est la toute dernière frontière européenne ;sa grandeur est incontestable et pourtant, c’est un territoire que de nombreux voyageurs ne connaissent pas. Naviguer près de la côte du Groenland est le meilleur moyen de connaître un peu la richesse historique et la diversité de ce pays superbeet de partir à la rencontre d’une culture ancienne qui survit dans un monde moderne

  • 11 jours
    from $6,495

    Si les ours polaires figurent sur votre liste de ce qu’il ne faut pas manquer en Arctique, alors choisissez une expédition à destination du Spitzberg. Cette île remarquable est la demeure d’une faune arctique époustouflante, répartie et protégée dans six parcs nationaux. L’île elle-même est classée au patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO.

  • Polar bear on sea ice
    13 jours
    from $7,895

    Like true Arctic adventurers, on this 13-day voyage we’re maximizing our itinerary to the fullest, and spending more time in search for polar bears and other wildlife on outings and landings. Cruising along the coast, ice edge and inner fiords of Spitsbergen, your expedition team will constantly be looking out for opportunities to photograph the iconic polar bear in its natural habitat. A picture perfect voyage for unprecedented wildlife viewing!

  • Acacia Johnson
    10 jours
    from $4,395

    During this new 10-day voyage, you’ll explore the natural wonders of West Greenland — from the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ilulissat Icefjord, to the calving glacier Eqip Sermia, to the red mountain of Uummannaq and volcanic rock formations of Qeqertarsuaq. And you’ll experience one of the best whale watching in the country!

Icebreakers

For a ship to earn its icebreaker class, it needs three special qualities: a strengthened hull, an ice-clearing shape, and the power to push through sea ice. Our icebreaker expeditions access regions not possible by other ships, and provide the unique experience of riding a vessel as it shatters through meters of ice.

  • 14 jours
    from $19,995

    Last offered by Quark Expeditions in 2010, this is your chance to be a part of polar history. You’ll have the rare opportunity to observe one of the most spectacular sights in the wild: the elusive emperor penguin colony off the coast of Snow Hill Island, whose existence was first confirmed in 1997, and to which the first ground visit was conducted by Quark in 2004. 

  • Activities at the top of the world
    14 jours
    from $28,695

    Atteindre le Pôle Nord est l’apogée d’une expédition dans les terres arctiques. Très peu de gens peuvent dire qu’ils ont posé le pied sur le continent terrestre depuis lequel toutes les directions sont australes.

  • 14 jours
    from $29,995

    Reaching the North Pole is one of the rarest milestones imaginable, so it deserves to be immortalized on film. Our 14-day North Pole photography series puts you on board the powerful nuclear icebreaker, 50 Years of Victory, with a team of expert photographers ready to coach you to the perfect Arctic snapshot. Perfect your skills through special workshops and lectures, so you too can capture fantastic polar photographs just like a pro.