Severnaya Zemlya, Russia
Identified and mapped only at the beginning of the 20th century, Severnaya Zemlya (Northern Land) is the last archipelago to be discovered in the world, at this time. Located near the northern coast of Russia, but protected by a thick ice floe, the site is particularly difficult to reach and relatively unexplored. An immense polar desert made up of many glaciers and huge rocky expanses, this group of islands offers exceptional landscapes and possesses the largest glacial expanse in the country. As you approach the coastline, admire the silent ballet of the icebergs.
Cruise Season – May - Oct
Currency – Ruble (RUB)
Language – Russian
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT minus three hours
International Country Telephone Code + 7