Embarking on an Antarctic and Arctic expedition at least once in your lifetime should be on the bucket list of every ardent traveller. And the best way to make the most of your expedition would be by being onboard one of the perfectly suited cruise lines. With several cruise liners plying in the Polar Regions, making the right choice can be quite difficult. Following article guides you in this regard so that you are ensured of an awe-inspiring vacation.
Firstly it is necessary to bear in mind that the cost of these cruise expeditions is a little steep. Bookings are made many months in advance and therefore it is necessary to plan well beforehand so that you get a cabin suited to your requirements. The boarding point for the Antarctic expedition is Ushuaia, Argentina and for the Arctic Circle, it is Copenhagen, Denmark; Longyearbyen, Norway and Southampton, UK.
Given below is a brief on few of the cruise lines operating in the Antarctic and Arctic regions. Seabourn cruises Those who want to be pampered by the most attentive personalized service…. Seabourn cruises are the embodiment of today’s age luxe cruising with their liners being global leaders as far as chic, style and personal service are concerned. Each of their six cruise ships is well-equipped and furnished to top global standards that are unsurpassed by none other. A personal attendant comes with every suite to guarantee fullest passenger satisfaction. An incomparable range of amenities on board and topnotch service, the Seabourn ranks highest on the list of preferred cruise liners.
Hurtigruten Those who want to be guided by experts……. The Hurtigruten is a seasoned cruise line with about 120 years of touring experience behind it. Travellers can rest assured that none can showcase the beauty of the vast wilderness better than this cruise line.
Their cruise packages are designed with a single aim and that is bringing their passengers as close to nature and its one-of-a-kind wildlife typical to this region. This cruise line walks the extra mile to give its passengers some unforgettable experiences of their lifetime. You are definite to come back with a treasure trove of memories from their Arctic and Antarctic cruises.
Silversea Those who want to have the ultimate luxe experience ……. Silversea cruise lines are known for the premium luxe experience offered to their travellers and have been consistently recognized as the best in the world by Conde Nast Traveler. If you prefer a small number of co-passengers then their ‘Silver Explorer’ is just the ship for you.
This 6,000-ton ship which undertakes Arctic cruises as well as Antarctic cruises carries only 132 guests on board and comes with an amazing option of luxe all-suite accommodation. Silversea is a luxury cruise line in the truest sense. Quark Expeditions Those who want to explore the less trodden paths……. Quark Expeditions takes you up and close to nature and helps witness its glory in full form. It helps you know the true meaning of responsible travel being very active in this area among the international professional community. You are sure to explore territories hitherto unexplored by the average traveller if you choose one of their cruise deals. Author Bio Shane Miranda is a cruise travel enthusiast. In this article, she talks about Arctic cruises and Antarctic cruises offered by some of the cruise lines around the world. .