29 May 2024

Icy Ocean Cruises or Snowy Rail Tours?

The bold and adventurous are always ready to plunge into any exciting expedition that comes their way. If you are one of them want to escape the humdrum, usual cruises, undertaking ocean cruises or rail tours into the wilderness of some icy, cold places is just the right choice for you. Thanks to the concept of escorted tours from various tour operators it’s possible, with a little bit of googling, to find discounts of up to 40% on your trip. With the help of escorted tours you will be ensured a trip of a lifetime, without all the hassle.

Have a think about these following places as options for your icy luxury travel:

Alaska: An Alaska cruise will bring you in close contact to the wilderness of a glamorous ecological hotspot. You will come face to face with some rare wildlife that most people never have the opportunity to see including brown bears, black bears, majestic eagles and spirited otters. Make your way into the wilderness of the natural landscapes and enjoy the endearing sights glaciers, fjords, icebergs and rivers. Above all the sightseeing you can also indulge in such activities as river rafting, hiking and horseback riding.

The Arctic: You can also embark on a cruise into the icy fjords and jagged mountains of the Arctic. Get into the dense polar region and explore some untamed natural landscapes and celebrated vistas in Greenland, Norway, Finland, Russia, Iceland, Scottish, and Canada. From here you can cruise as far as the North Pole, Svalbard and the Jan Mayen Island and even beyond the Arctic Circle with the help of these comfortable vessels. You’ll be joining a select few who have made it this far in what is normally a very difficult place to access!

Antarctica: Credited for being the coldest, windiest and driest place on earth an ocean cruise through Antarctica is a thrilling experience for anyone. There are a number of luxury ships and Russian icebreakers that departs from Ushuaia and sail through the Antarctica waters. Unravel your way to the Antarctic Peninsula, South Georgia and Falkland Islands and discover for yourself a whole new range of natural landscapes. Experience the fun of Antarctica kayaking and onshore camping and watching rare wildlife in this frozen continent.

Greenland: An extremely cold place and home to some of the most majestic icebergs, a cruise through Greenland is a real adventure. The stunning and incredible coastline adds to the beauty of this place, the views here are some of the most beautiful in the world.

Russia: Another famously cold destination, a Russian cruise is a real traveling experience. This massive country is frequented by a large number of travelers from all over the world. A number of ships arrive in St. Petersburg allowing you to explore the mainland. The vast land is rich in history and an exploration will leave you enthralled with this sleeping giant.

While ocean cruises are exciting and exhilarating you can also opt for rail tours to these places. There are several travel agencies that have introduced luxury rail tours through these icy cold places. So what are you waiting for? Pack your bag and sail into the wilderness of some of the world’s most exotic icy cold destinations.