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Holidays in the Arctic and Antarctica


A journey to the earth's polar regions is an experience like no other. Following in the footsteps of intrepid explorers, discovering vast unspoilt vistas of ice and snow and having astonishing wildlife encounters - this is travel that only a very fortunate few have experienced.
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Almost all of our Polar Team have travelled to the Arctic or Antarctic. For expert independent advice on choosing the right itinerary to make the most of these regions’ spectacular scenery and wildlife, talk to our dedicated Polar Team.

HOLIDAYS IN ANTARCTICA AND THE ARCTIC

Antarctic Cruises

Discover once-in-a-lifetime explorations of the Antarctic - a world of sea and ice awaits. The word ‘cruise’ can be a bit misleading. Expedition cruises aren’t leisure cruises, but focus on giving passengers the means of dynamically experiencing and interacting with the Arctic's & Antarctica’s ecosystem. 

Arctic Cruises

A cruise to the magical waters of the High Arctic allows you to take advantage of long daylight hours whilst enjoying a spectacular landscape of dramatic fjords and gigantic glaciers.

Yukon Great Escape
Multi Centre Holiday
8 days / 7 nights

Explore eclectic Vancouver before flying to Yukon to experience the long summer days of the north. Discover the local wildlife, incredible landscapes and small towns of this little visited Canadian territory.
Northern Lights Of Yukon
City Break
4 days / 3 nights

Whitehorse and the stunning surrounding wilderness are only a two and a half hour flight from Vancouver but offer one of the best vantage points to witness the aurora borealis light up the night sky. In addition, if you visit in late summer or autumn you’ll be treated to Yukon’s phenomenal fall colours. Or, perhaps go in winter when the fairy-tale snowy scenes add an extra sprinkling of magic to your trip.
Best of Yukon & Alaska
Guided Small Group Adventure Tour
15 days / 14 nights

RUBY RANGE ADVENTURE With a focus on small groups of up to 20 people, comfortable accommodation and knowledgable guides, Ruby Range Adventure are a Yukon & Alaska based tour operator allowing you to explore this remote region of North America by those who call it their home. Embark on a small group adventure through Alaska and the Yukon, travelling to three of their most famous national parks; Kluane, Denali and Kenai Fjords. Admire towering mountain ranges, cascading glaciers and vast tundra landscapes as you travel on some of the most scenic highways with plenty of wildlife viewing opportunities along the way.
Alaska & Yukon's Golden Frontiers - Motorhome Holiday
Motorhome
16 days / 15 nights

Uncover landscapes of breathtaking proportions, epic drives and gold rush history whilst enjoying the long summer days on this inspiring motorhome holiday in Alaska and Yukon.
Northern Lights & Whistler Delights
Winter Holiday
14 days / 13 nights

The ultimate Canadian winter adventure! Combine winter fun and exceptional skiing in the renowned resort of Whistler with one of nature’s greatest spectacles in Canada’s frozen north.
Ultimate Polar Bear Tour (Lazy Bear Lodge)
Wilderness Experience (Adventure)
6 days / 5 nights

Get up close and personal on this incredible Canadian adventure in search of the mighty polar bear, located by the shores of the Hudson Bay and in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area.
Ultimate Arctic Summer Adventure (Lazy Bear Lodge)
Wilderness Experience (Adventure)
7 days / 6 nights

Head to Northern Canada in search of beluga whales and polar bears, whilst enjoying the long summer days.

EXPLORE THE POLAR REGIONS

Follow in the footsteps of of Scott, Shackleton, Amundsen, Franklin and many more as you journey to the world's last great wildernesses.
Antarctica
A holiday to Antarctica is a once in a lifetime encounter like no other, visiting fabled destinations that only the privileged few are lucky enough to explore. Revel at awe-inspiring beauty, mesmerising ice structures and a staggering array of wildlife. Discover remote sites, follow in the path of the world’s greatest explorers and conquer your own personal challenge of reaching the Earth’s great wilderness frontiers.
Arctic
The Arctic Circle encompasses eight countries and a vast wilderness of dramatic mountains, rugged islands and huge ice sheets. Home to an incredible variety of wildlife, the area has drawn naturalists, hardy explorers and those seeking tranquillity for hundreds of years. There are a number of places to enjoy an Arctic holiday and a number of wonderful ways to do it.
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Enjoy comprehensive cover in Arctic & Antarctica from just £73 for 7 days with our superb value Single Trip Travel Insurance.

Visa information given is given for British citizens holding a valid UK passport with at least 6 months validity remaining. Immunisation guidelines assume routine UK childhood immunisation has been given and will not apply to all situations. Medical advice should be sought. Your Trailfinders consultant will advise you of the specific visa and immunisation requirements for your trip.

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