Overall rating based on 665 votes





Outdoor activities



by Melek Canan Helvacioglu

It was a nice trip but giving us the feeling of staying in a boarding school .Most of the expedition guides were caring except B.Giunchi who has insulted us(we were at his mother’s age) because we have


İt was fantastic...unforgettable memories...thank you:)

by Stephan Zaschel

A wonderful trip to a very, very impressing scenery. Accompanied by a very efficient, thoughtful, helpful crew and guided by very knowing, charming, informing crew, especially the expedition leader Ali Liddl

by Hans Seuters

I don't know where to start. This expedition has shown so much of the beauty of the Arctic. And unfortunately also how fragile it is. There is so much life like of course the polar bear but also seals, w

by Mauro Vetere

I am very satisfied about the organization of the trip and I expect exactly this kind of adventure

by Béatrice Lambaux

Nous revenons du Svalbard à bord du Hondius et n’avons pas les mots pour décrire ce que nous avons vécu ! Entre les paysages grandioses, la découverte de la faune arctique d

by Eva Martino

💙 Artic

by Jean-Yves Barnagaud

Around Svalbard with Ortelius and OWE. All staff and crew particularly professional and especially careful about respecting wildlife and the environment in general. Cruise well scenarized, carefully design t

by Daniela Longo

Excellent experience

by Stefan Fella

Tank sog to the Wille Crew onboard Ortelius for this great trip. Tasting with Captain Ernesto and tour leader Claudio ending with any personell in service, everybody did his best, to make us an unforgetable

by Silvia Widmer

A great trip with a great crew, not only the capitain and his crew as well as the tour guides and the whole rest of the personel were always in a good mood, took so much care for all passengers, just amazing

by Wolfgang Liebl

After two years of postponement because of Corona, it finally worked. Professional organisation and good service all around. Fabulous landscapes, wild nature and a great wildlife. Very impressive, exactly wh

by Luca Raschi

Everything on the Ortelius was very good: organisation, food, the entire staff. Excellent. We were also lucky with the weather and the outdoor activities

by maria scarcella

Good journey but too much time on the ship without activities

by Felicity Peatfield

Friendly knowledgable staff, Comfortable ship, Good food and plenty of wildlife - what's not to love??