The tour program
Murmansk, overnight at hotel
The route of our unique cruise begins in
Murmansk. Upon arrival to Murmansk airport Shuttle
will transfer you to your hotel in the city center (night in hotel included
in the price). Today you will be able to explore the
largest city in the world located beyond the Arctic circle.
Murmansk, landing on the
In the afternoon we climb aboard the world's most
powerful ship Ц nuclear-powered icebreaker "50 let
Pobedy". After a while we leave the mainland and
out to sea towards the Arctic adventure.
3 - 6 day
Course to the North pole
Days full of activity Ц we have a lot to catch up to
the conquest of the Pole. Our polar experts will tell
you about the most interesting features of the
Arctic. With open decks, we observe 75 thousand horsepower
nuclear icebreaker "50 years of Victory" triumphant pave the way
through 3-meter thickness of the ice. You even open
Activity is not limited to a theoretical exploration
of the Arctic. As soon as weather conditions permit,
we will arrange the landing on ice, helicopter flights over the going in the
ice by the icebreaker and the Arctic Islands. Just imagine what you can do photos!
North pole: we're on top of
On the way to the pole, the captain slowly maneuvering
the bulk of the icebreaker to "put" the ship to the point of 90∞ C.
sh. a. Ц coordinates of the geographic North
pole. Hooray, we are on top of the world!
In this place where all meridians: wherever you look
Ц everywhere is South. Here the whole world is at our
feet Ц literally. Take a round the world race Ц after
all, it's enough to go around the point of 90∞ C. sh. a. Arrange the
northernmost on the planet photo shoot on the background of the
icebreaker. Swim in the waters of the Arctic ocean. And
a polar barbecue and dancing.
E x plore the Russian Arctic Islands
These days we explore one of the most inaccessible
regions of the Arctic archipelago Franz-Joseph. The
territory of the Franz Josef belongs to the national Park Russian
Arctic. In the vast Islands full owners feel polar
bears. We can meet these "masters of the
Arctic" at any time, anywhere in the
archipelago. 24-hour polar day allows us to use every
opportunity to observe unique wildlife.
In addition to natural resources, Land Franz Josef
stores are the most exciting pages of
history. Experience the feelings experienced by the
characters in the legendary novel "Two
captains". On Franz Josef land, in an attempt to
reach the North pole, died Sedov. His grave can be
seen on Rudolf island. Here at Cape flora NORTHBROOK
island, found the rescue of the surviving members of the expedition "St.
Anna" Brusilov Ц the Navigator of the Albans and sailor
Conrad. Cape Norway island Jackson 7 months had a
famous Norwegian traveller Nansen and Johansen after an unsuccessful attempt
to conquer the North pole. And it's only a few pages
from the book of the history of Franz Joseph.
Quiet Bay known for its well-preserved buildings of
the first Soviet polar station. Here is also located
the base of the national Park Russian Arctic. And you
will have the opportunity to send a postcard to friends from the northernmost
The Barents sea
Our icebreaker is heading to
Murmansk. One of these days we will conduct final
photo presentation Ц we invite you to relive the most impressive moments of
the journey again. And you are invited to dinner with the captain.
Murmansk, landing from ship
We return to the port of Murmansk, from where
started our journey. But in these few days many things
changed Ц now you belong to a select group of travelers who managed to see
the whole world from the top of the planet.
Our trip is over. We'll have
Breakfast, disembark from the ship and transfer to the airport.
FREE OPTIO N
In all our cruises involved an experienced
photographer. He is always ready to share their
knowledge Ч how on Board in the course of photographic presentations and
lectures, and in the process of photographing during landings.
If you are just beginning to get acquainted with the
world of photography Ч do not worry. To participate in
our photography trips can both advanced photographers and
beginners. You will learn key fundamentals of
photography in a unique environment, with the ability to get answers to your
questions from the best photographers.
We do everything to make our travelers were not
limited to the role of spectators in the
Arctic. During expedition cruises to the North pole,
we landed on the most inaccessible shores of the High Arctic Ч even where
denied access to our expedition boats zodiac. In such
cases, we will use a helicopter.
In addition to boarding, we offer our travelers the
helicopters over-reaching in the ice-breaker and over the fantastic
landscapes of the Arctic. Just imagine what pictures
you can do during these flights!
The cost for 1 person
the cost without the discount
cost with discount for early booking.
Included in the price
Hotel accommodation in Murmansk the day before the
cruise (Breakfast included) ;
Group transfers airport Ч hotel in Murmansk on the
first day of the program;
Group transfers from the hotel to the ship on the day
of the cruise;
A journey on Board a/l "50 years of Victory"
as indicated in the itinerary;
All shore excursions and other activities on the
helicopter during the cruise (scheduled group tours depends on weather
conditions and decisions of the expedition leader) ;
All shore excursions and activities by Zodiacs in the
course of the cruise (subject to weather conditions and decisions of the
support of the cruise polar experts and expedition leader;
Four meals (including fresh pastries in the
afternoon); stand with coffee and snacks, drinking water 24 hours a day;
Rubber boots for landings on the cruise;
Informational materials provided prior to the trip;
Electronic travel diary with photos;
Group transfers the vessel to the airport or the city
centre in Murmansk at the end of the cruise;
Technical costs and port charges throughout the
Brand expedition jacket ;
Personal medical insurance on Board (€100,000 coverage
includes, among other risks, risks associated with emergency evacuation and
for passports and visas (if required);
state fee for entry and exit to/from the country (if required);
on the shore and the expense of separate accommodation (if required);
insurance, insurance for trip cancellation (highly recommended, can assist in
the design of such insurance);
for overweight Luggage;
services on Board, Laundry service, bar;
to stewards and other service personnel on Board (at your discretion).
is a journey to a distant remote region. All activities
during the cruise are dependent on ice and weather conditions and are
determined by the expedition leader and captain. The
actual expedition may vary. The meeting with the stated
wildlife is not guaranteed.