HOME SEARCH OFFERS OCEAN NO FLY LINES SHIPS SINGLES THEME DESTINATIONS PORTS

Ocean Ports of Call

Barentsoya - Svalbard, Norway Highlights:
Whalebones, birds, Sundneset
Barentsoya is one of the larger islands of the Svalbard archipelago lying to the east of Spitsbergen. On its southern shore lies Sundneset where you may have theopportunity to land. Here you will find fantastic flora, fauna and scenery. It's not unusual to have a close encounter with reindeer. There are often long-tailed ducks and red-throated divers on the ponds in the area as well as pink-footed geese, snow buntings and purple sandpipers. Very old whalebones are also found here, hundreds of metres inland, which help explain the theory of isostatic rebound (when land springs up after the weight of glaciation has disappeared). There is also a good variety of birds including Long-tailed Ducks, Red-throated Loons, Pink-footed Geese and Purple Sandpipers

There are no cruises currently listed for this port of call.

This is a cruise information website and once you submit your enquiry, we will contact you regarding your enquiry itinerary. Upon submitting your contact details, you are agreeing that you have a legitimate interest in the cruise holiday and are happy for us to get in touch with you about the cruise. Cruising information on this Website is posted in good faith and is updated regularly, but we cannot guarantee the completeness and accuracy of the information shown. We are not liable for any direct or indirect loss arising from the information on this Website or the unavailability of any particular price, cruise or facility. We recommend that you check information before you act on it, particularly since prices change, cruises or cabin types can be fully booked and timings and itineraries amended.

By using this website you accept this disclaimer and agree to our privacy and cookie policies. For full details click here..

Powered by