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Polar Charter

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Ranked #7 of 15 Activities in Svalbard
Type: Boat Tours
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Carlsbad, California
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125 reviews 125 reviews
34 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We took the 12 hour cruise to the Russian coal mining town Pyrimiden. The boat was very comfortable although it was cold on deck in the wind. The inside cabin was warm and there was a bar for drinks. On the way back from Pyrimiden they served a hot lunch on the rear deck and stopped for people to take... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The radisson Blu in Svalbard was very good right from our arrival at the airport upto our stay and departure. The staff were excellent and friendly and ready at hand whenever we needed assistance. The hotel was clean the rooms were clean comfy and could not expect more. All our activities were excellent and well laid out by spitsbergen travel.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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157 reviews 157 reviews
62 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Lovely cruise out to the Bore glacier on a clear sunny evening. We were picked up and dropped off at the reception. Dress warmly as it is cold being out at the deck. There were only 9 of us so ample space to move around, sit and enjoy the view of the surroundings. You are even welcomed to stand with... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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24 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

I had a couple of days up my sleeve in Longyearbyen, waiting for the Aurora Expedition's ship to Greenland and Iceland, so decided to take this one day cruise to the Esmarkbreen Glacier and the Russian mining town of Barentsburg. Helped by perfect weather, the scenery was stunning, and the voyage itself was thoroughly enjoyable. They fed us very well!... More

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