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Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve

Address: Russia
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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Burleigh Heads, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
13 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

The announcement came over the ship’s PA system at 3:35am: “There’s a polar bear dead ahead of us.” Within minutes passengers appeared up on deck, some still in their PJs, looking at the polar bear swimming near the ship just off Wrangel Island, in the eastern Russian Arctic. It was a bright, sunny day (the sun had risen at 1:44am),... More 

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Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Clearly and wholeheartedly I have to say that I LOVE Wrangel Island. It was not a love at first sight, as first sight of Wrangel Island was cold, foggy, and rather deserted from wildlife. We did not just do the tour around the island with several landings, but had the pleasure to stay on the island for 10 days. When... More 

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Whitefish, Montana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I am sad to say how disappointed I was with my trip with this outfit. First, though, the New Zealand crew was nice, the "hotel" of the ship was well-run, and the food on the ship (Spirit of Enderby) was superb. The problem was that this trip was supposed to be a photography tour for arctic wildlife, and, because of... More 

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