Discovery of the King of the Arctic

Board luxurious L'Austral for this 13-day excursion through the high Arctic, visiting Norway's northernmost provinces in the Spitsbergen Archipelago. Glaciers, icebergs, fjords, and mountains dominate the landscape. Spot the wildlife that calls this rugged tundra home, like walruses, polar bears, whales, seals, and foxes. Get an unparalleled view of the Northern Lights from the charming coal-mining town of Longyearbyen, and marvel at the Monaco Glacier. In fact, you'll have the opportunity to hike across some of the most iconic glaciers of the Arctic on this exciting expedition cruise. From aboard the ship, you'll even see the impressive ice floes.