Overall rating based on 650 votes





Outdoor activities



by Kim Russell

We came back because we enjoyed our trip on Ortelius to Svalbard. Again we had a fantastic experience with Jan and the team. Can't praise it highly enough. Great attention to detail, especially with my v

by Rita Matthias Janfrüchte

Weitert zu empfehlen

by Ralf Smollich


by Hans Zekl

Tolle Crew, wunderbare Erlebnisse.

by James Spaltro

Not only was this a great trip with great expedition crew, but we were lucky enough to have fellow passengers from the Scott Polar Research Institute/Cambridge on board who were gracious enough to provide le

by Garry Smith

An excellent trip with superb crew on the ship. I was greatly surprised, and impressed, by the number and variety of fungi on Greenland

by Angelika Denig

Greenland West our own initiative , Spitzbergen and Greenland East by MS Plancius: Greenland East ->again all guides did perfecly their job, the weather was the best, the landscape were other as expected,

by Konrad Martiny

Alles hat gestimmt. Expeditionsleitung, alle Guides, Schiff, Crew, Essen, Ausflüge und Wetter. Alles einmalig und nicht wiederholbar. Ich danke allen und dem Oceanwide Team für diese Reise.

by John Overholt

Great trip overall. Enjoyed everyone we had contact with. Great weather, unexpectedly calm and warm. Only disappointment was fewer wildlife than hoped..

by Kay Dean

The 13 day trip of exploring the fjords of Greenland was an educational and hands on experience with all the region has to offer. The wild life was amazing seeing Whales, Seals, Reindeer, Musk Ox and a Polar

by Hans-Peter Ulrich

20 days full of adventures - skilled crew and good company with fellow travellers. Pics says mor then 1000 words: see my selected fotos on https://hpulrich.ch/arktis/spitzbergen-groenland/ Thanks to everybod

by Peter Nagel

Durch das sonnige Wetter konnten wir sehr vieles sehen und erleben. Besonders eindrücklich waren für mich Wale, Rentiere, Eisbärenmutter mit Kind, ein abbrechender Gletscher und die Natur mit

by Carolyn Ringel

A fantastic trip. The guides were friendly and knowledgable, the food was great, and most importantly, the wildlife and scenery exceeded my expectations. Absolutely breathtaking. The expedition leader and ca

by Th.L. van den Hoonaard

Allthough I chose this trip because I wanted to see polar bears in their natural habitat , and how successfull this trip was, I was most impressed by the landscapes, the “spitsbergen”, the fjords

by Margot Novak

Well organized, enlightening and varied trip on a beautiful ship with a great crew.