Global adventure travel expert, G Adventures, has released its 2022 program of Arctic and Norway departures aboard the 134 passenger G Expedition to travelers and agents ahead of schedule. The 12 new departures, which will run from May to September 2022, will allow travelers to explore the wonders of the Norwegian Fjords and the diverse wildlife of the Arctic peninsula, and are available to book now.
“The early release of our 2022 Arctic and Norway Expedition program allows us to offer the best availability and flexibility to our travelers. With prices remaining fixed from our 2021 program, the new trips will offer those looking to rebook Expedition tours affected by COVID-19 additional choice in departure dates and cabin styles, while supporting traveler desire to book new trips further in advance,” comments Ben Perlo, managing director of G Adventures.
“To give travelers the confidence to book, we’ve included the Expedition departures in our Book with Confidence policy, which allows more flexibility when it comes to rebooking times, should they want to delay their trip*,” Perlo continues.
Having seen an increase in demand from travelers looking to book both a Norwegian and an Arctic Expedition, G Adventures has also introduced a new 22 day Norwegian Fjords and Realm of the Polar Bear tour, which departs from Edinburgh and takes in the Norwegian Fjords before journeying on to the Arctic regions of Svalbard, Spitsbergen and Longyearbyen.
2022 Expedition departures include:
Cruise the Norwegian Fjords – 13 days, Tromsø to Edinburgh – Journey down the magical Norwegian coastline to the Scottish Isles, visiting UNESCO World Heritage sites, quaint fishing villages and venturing into the breathtaking fjords. Passing glaciers, eating at local restaurants and taking guided nature walks, there is plenty of time to explore and learn more about Norway’s rich history and local customs. Active travelers can opt for mountain hikes in Geiranger fjord, offering spectacular views, while the culture lovers can opt to visit Folk museums and Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim. Prices from $4,249 USD for departure on 17th May 2022
Realm of the Polar Bear – 8 days, Longyearbyen to Longyearbyen – As part of the Jane Goodall Collection, this eight-day Arctic tour allows travelers to explore the land we only dare to visit a few months of the year. Expect close up encounters with icebergs, glaciers and some of the region’s most hard-to-spot wildlife. Exploring not only on board, but also on zodiacs and foot, accompanied by G Adventures’ experts, travelers can spot lounging seals, grazing reindeer, colonies of birds and, if they’re lucky, the remarkable polar bear. Prices from $3,739 USD exc flights, for departures on 12th June 2022
Arctic Highlights – 15 days, Longyearbyen to Reykjavik – From the awe-inspiring landscapes and compelling history of Northwest Spitsbergen National Park, to the majestic waters of the Greenland Sea – home to minke whales, orcas and humpbacks – this two week Expedition has it all. Exploring the vast fjord system in Northeast Greenland National Park, travelers will also visit the tiny settlement of Ittoqqortoormiit, where they will learn how this remote community lives. Daily lectures on board with specialists, covering everything from bird and whale watching to marine biology, educate travelers about the many incredible sites and species they will see along the way. Prices from $7,399 exc flights, for departure on 19 August 2022.
For more details on tours aboard the G Expedition, click here.
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About G Adventures
Founded in 1990 by social entrepreneur Bruce Poon Tip, G Adventures is a small group adventure travel operator offering more than 1,000 tours in 100 countries, on all seven continents. G Adventures’ award-winning trips support local communities, giving travelers meaningful experiences with people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife, while offering them the freedom and flexibility to explore on their own. G Adventures’ responsible approach to travel is demonstrated through its ‘G for Good’ social impact initiatives, which include travel guidelines for children, wildlife and Indigenous people, community-based social enterprise projects travelers can experience on a trip, and its industry-leading ‘Ripple Score’ assessment which measures how many traveler dollars stay in the local economy. G Adventures offers life-changing tours for individuals of all ages, interests and budgets. Because our world deserves more you. For more information please visit www.gadventures.com