Monday, 29 July 2013

Discover Spitsbergen: Land of dramatic fjords and realm of the Polar Bear

(c) Bentours


Bentours is offering discounted rates on its Realm of the Polar Bear cruise for 2014 bookings

Bentours, Australia’s specialist in travel to Scandinavia, is offering a specially discounted eight day Realm of the Polar Bear cruise along Norway’s remote iceberg-lined island of Spitsbergen.

Travellers who book Bentours’ unforgettable all-inclusive Realm of the Polar Bear cruise before 31 August, 2013 can save 15% on 2014 selected departures. Packages start from AUD $5,227 per person twin share for a category three cabin on board the MS Expedition and includes seven nights’ accommodation and meals.

Departing from Longyearbyen in Norway, this package takes guests on a fascinating arctic exploration on board the MS Expedition, to explore Spitsbergen’s remote Polar Regions and sail through a world where seals lounge, reindeer graze and teeming bird colonies take over the skies.

Spitsbergen, the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago in Norway, has a rugged coastline of breathtaking ice-covered fjords and glaciers with jagged peaks that loom overhead. Highlights of the trip include visiting historical mining towns, experiencing the Midnight Sun and a chance to see large ice floes. Guests will also receive their very own Arctic destination guide book to take home.

Book now to secure places by contacting your local travel agent or Bentours at www.bentours.com.au, 1800 221 712 or enquiry@bentours.com.au.