North pole price includes

The rates include:

  • Shipboard accommodation with housekeeping
  • Shipboard breakfasts, lunches and dinners
  • Shore landings included in daily program
  • Group helicopter transfers and sightseeing flights included in the daily program
  • Professional Expedition Leadership
  • All Zodiac excursions and transfers
  • Formal and informal educational presentations by the Expedition Team
  • Photographic Journal on DVD, documenting the voyage
  • The loan of a pair of waterproof boots for the duration of the voyage
  • Expedition Cruise parka to keep
  • A selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Hair dryer and bathrobes in each cabin
  • Comprehensive pre-departure package including Arctic Reader and map
  • All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
  • All shipboard luggage handling
  • Emergency Evacuation Insurance to a maximum benefit of US$100,000 per person
  • All Zodiac excursions and transfers included in the daily program

The price does not include:

  • Airfare to and from your hometown
  • Helicopter flying time in excess of that offered for the group
  • Passport and visa expenses
  • Government arrival and departure taxes
  • Meals ashore, other than the breakfasts included with the hotel accommodation
  • Baggage, cancellation and medical travel insurance
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Laundry and other personal charges unless specified
  • Shipboard and land telecommunication fees
  • Voyage-end gratuities for Crew, Hospitality and Expedition Team members
  • Any overnight accommodations required due to flight connections
  • Ballooning at the North Pole