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Where is Franz Josef Land located?
Franz Josef Land is located between the islands of Svalbard to the west and the islands of Severnaya Zemlya to the east. A Russian archipelago of 192 islands lying around 81° north, Franz Josef Land is largely glaciated and surrounded by ample seRead more »
What are the weather and temperature like at Franz Josef Land?
We visit Franz Josef Land in the summer, when coastal temperatures range from 0°C (32°F) to 3°C (37°F). Located around 81° north, Franz Josef Land is mostly glaciated and surrounded by a considerable amount of sea ice.Read more »
Where do we go at Franz Josef Land?
We visit sites that represent some of the most scenic, historic, wildlife-rich areas in the Franz Josef Land archipelago: the Russian base Nagurskoye on Alexandra Land Island, the walrus haul-out site at Apollonov Island, Nansen and Johansen’sRead more »
What wildlife can I see in Franz Josef Land?
In Franz Josef Land, you have the chance to see many of the iconic species associated with the Arctic wilderness: polar bears, walruses, harp seals, Greenland whales, Brünnich’s guillemots, and much more. Though we can never guarantee anyRead more »