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QUARK EXPEDITIONS KICKS OFF THE 2024 ARCTIC SEASON WITH THE MOST DIVERSIFIED RANGE OF POLAR EXPERIENCES IN THE INDUSTRY

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SEATTLE, November 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Quark Expeditions, the global leader in polar adventures, celebrates the launch of its 2024 Arctic season that offers customers more ways to experience Greenland, Svalbard and the Canadian High Arctic than is possible with any other operator in the region. Plus, the season’s breadth of off-ship experiences ensures there are adventures to satisfy travelers of all interests.

“At the heart of our exciting Arctic 2024 season is the incredible range of immersive polar experiences that no one else offers, all guided by our amazing expedition team,” said Wendy Batchelor, Vice President of Marketing for Quark Expeditions. “We’ve refined our portfolio of off-ship adventure options to suit the tastes of every type of traveler. We’ve also introduced a unique new itinerary in West Greenlandand – based on customer feedback – we are once again welcoming favorite trips to Spitsbergen and the Canadian High Arctic.”

Batchelor was also pleased to confirm that Quark Expeditions is bringing back and expanding the availability of “Tundra to Table: Inuit Culinary Experience,” which was phenomenally successful in its inaugural 2022 season. our Tundra to Table experience, which sold out when it was first introduced last season,” Batchelor added. “Guests enjoyed the opportunity to explore the Inuit cultures of Greenland and the Canadian Arctic through authentic food and storytelling. Having the best expedition team in the Polar Regions allows us to create innovative experiences of this caliber.”

Arctic 2024 Highlights:

  • NEW: Gems of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs and Culturea 12-day in-depth exploration along the island’s spectacular west coast
  • The return of busy routes which allow guests to explore with the most experienced team in the Polar Regions, including “Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic” and “from Canada Remote Arctic: Northwest Passage to Ellesmere and Axel Heiberg Islands. Many of these trips are offered on our new state-of-the-art ship. Overseas
  • The largest portfolio of off-ship adventure options in the industry, such as Flightseeing, Tundra to Table, Exclusive Heli Landing, Heli Hiking, Ice Sheet Experience, Sea Kayaking and Mountain Bike.

“As leaders in polar adventures, our goal is to ensure guests have the expedition of a lifetime with the best team of polar experts on the planet,” Batchelor said.

See the entire Arctic 2024 season

About Quark Expeditions: Specializing exclusively in shipments to Antarctic and the Arctic, Quark Expeditions® has been the leading innovator of polar adventure since the company took the first group of consumer travelers to the North Pole in 1991. Quark Expeditions has been innovating ever since. With a diverse fleet of specially equipped small expedition vessels and icebreakers, some of which are equipped with helicopters, Quark Expeditions offers deeply immersive polar experiences and is able to take its guests deeper into the polar regions than anyone else. . Led by passionate and seasoned expedition teams, including scientists, wildlife experts and researchers, Quark Expeditions offers an onboard program that enriches the passenger experience.

About Overseas:
advanced technology Overseas, the newest addition to the Quark Expeditions fleet, is a game changer in polar exploration. Equipped with two Airbus 145 twin-engine helicopters, 20 fast-launch Zodiacs and the largest portfolio of off-ship adventure options in the industry, Overseas changes the way guests explore the polar regions. Other features include a spa, sauna with floor-to-ceiling windows, fitness center, yoga space, spacious rooms, and two restaurants plus a lounge and presentation theater. Ultramarine was designed with advanced durability systems that help preserve pristine polar regions for the next generation of explorers. Overseas has an ice class rating of 1A+ and a polar class rating of PC6, which contribute to the vessel’s superior safety standards. The ship’s innovative sustainability features, which help to reduce its environmental footprint, include an automatic micro-gasification system (MAGS), which is able to convert onboard waste into energy, eliminating the need to transport the waste.

About Travelopia: Travelopia is one of the world’s leading specialty travel groups. A pioneer in the experiential travel industry with a portfolio of over 50 independent brands, most of which are industry leaders. From sailing adventures, safaris and sports tours to Arctic expeditions, each brand is diverse and focused on creating unforgettable experiences for customers around the world.

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