Ocean Adventurer

EXPEDITION (130)

Introduction to Ocean Adventurer

The expedition ship Ocean Adventurer is designed to carry 132 travelers in comfort and has a classic style and feel.  She was originally built in Yugoslavia in 1976 and has undergone several renovations; in 1999, 2002 and her most significant in 2017.  The Ocean Adventurer is ice-strengthened and a beautiful small ship upon which to discover the wonders of Spitsbergen, Greenland and Iceland.

Polar bear Spitsbergen, Svalbard

DATES AND PRICES

Early Booking Offer:

Save 10% on Arctic 2020 voyages onboard the Ocean Adventurer (Excludes triple cabins and excludes voyages: Jewels of the Russian Arctic 9 Jul 20, High Arctic Odyssey 22 Jul 20, Best of the Western Arctic 10 Sep 20). Valid on new bookings before 15 Jun 2019. Subject to availability. Offer may be changed or withdrawn at any time. Reduced  prices listed below.

Free Transfer Package: Book before 15 June 2019 and on specific voyages receive complementary transfer package which includes. See below for details.

Full Payment Upon Booking Offer

Save an additional 10% per person on Arctic 2020 season if upon booking you pay the final balance in full. Only available on new bookings before 15 June 2019. Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time.

Prices are in Australian Dollars.

Cruise ItineraryStart DateEnd DateDaysStart / FinishTripleLower Deck TwinMain Deck PortholeMain Deck WindowSuperiorDeluxeSuiteOwner's SuiteTransfer Package
Spitsbergen via the Faroes and Jan Mayen 30 Apr 2013 May 2014Aberdeen / Longyearbyen$7,000$8,400$9,100$9,800$11,200$11,900$12,600$14,000
Early Booking Offer$7,000$7,560$8,190$8,820$10,080$10,710$11,340$12,600
Spitsbergen Explorer20 May 2031 May 2012Oslo $9,800$11,900$13,300$14,000$16,100$17,500$18,900$22,400$1,300
Early Booking Offer$9,800$10,710$11,970$12,600$14,490$15,750$17,010$20,160free
Spitsbergen Explorer30 May 2010 Jun 2012Oslo $9,800$11,900$13,300$14,000$16,100$17,500$18,900$22,400$1,300
Early Booking Offer$9,800$10,710$11,970$12,600$14,490$15,750$17,010$20,160free
Spitsbergen Highlights9 Jun 2015 Jun 207Oslo $5,600$7,000$7,700$8,400$9,100$10,500$11,200$12,600$1,300
Early Booking Offer$5,600$6,300$6,930$7,560$8,190$9,450$10,080$11,340free
Spitsbergen Explorer14 Jun 2025 Jun 2012Oslo $10,500$12,600$14,000$15,400$17,500$18,900$20,300$23,800$1,300
Early Booking Offer$10,500$11,340$12,600$13,860$15,750$17,010$18,270$21,420free
Spitsbergen In Depth24 Jun 207 Jul 2014Oslo $12,600$14,700$16,800$18,200$19,600$21,700$23,800$26,600$1,300
Early Booking Offer$12,600$13,230$15,120$16,380$17,640$19,530$21,420$23,940free
Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya9 Jul 2024 Jul 2016Helsinki $14,000$16,800$18,900$20,300$22,400$24,500$26,600$28,800$2,800
Early Booking Offerfree
Remote Russian Archipelagos 22 Jul 2012 Aug 2022Helsinki $21,700$25,200$27,400$30,200$33,000$35,800$39,300$42,100$2,800
Early Booking Offerfree
Spitsbergen, Jan Mayen, Greenland, Iceland13 Aug 2030 Aug 2018Oslo / Reykjavik$15,400$20,300$22,400$25,200$27,400$30,200$33,000$35,100$900
Early Booking Offer$15,400$18,270$20,160$22,680$24,660$27,180$29,700$31,590free
Essential Greenland29 Aug 2012 Sep 2015Reykjavik $11,900$14,000$15,400$16,800$18,900$20,300$21,700$23,800$1,900
Early Booking Offer$11,900$12,600$13,860$15,120$17,010$18,270$19,530$21,420free
Canada and West Greenland 10 Sep 2029 Sep 2020Reykjavik $16,800$21,700$24,500$26,600$28,100$31,600$35,100$37,900$2,400
Early Booking Offerfree

Free Transfer Package Details: on specific voyages, set flights/times Offer valid for new bookings deposited before 15 June 2019.

Spitsbergen Transfer Package: OSL/LYR/OSL ($1,300) – Includes 1 night’s pre-expedition hotel accommodation in Oslo, roundtrip group charter air and airport to ship transfers.
Southbound Three Arctic Islands and Four Arctic Islands Transfer Package: OSL/LYR (Value $900 AUD) – Includes 1 night’s pre-expedition hotel accommodation in Oslo, one-way group charter air OSL-LYR and airport to ship transfers.
Northbound Three Arctic Islands Transfer Package: LYR/OSL (Value $900 AUD) – Includes 1 night’s pre-expedition hotel accommodation in Reykjavik, ship to airport transfer in Longyearbyen, and one-way group charter air LYR-OSL.
Essential Greenland Transfer Package: SFJ/KEF (Value $1,900 AUD) – Includes 1 night’s pre-expedition hotel accommodation in Reykjavik, hotel to ship transfers, ship to airport land transfer, one-way group charter air SFJ-KEF, 1 night’s post-expedition hotel accommodation in Reykjavik
Best of the Western Arctic Transfer Package: KEF/SFJ/KEF (Value $2,400 AUD) Includes 1 night’s pre-expedition hotel accommodation in Reykjavik, hotel to airport transfers, roundtrip group charter air, airport to ship land transfer and 1 night’s post-expedition hotel accommodation in Reykjavik

Early Booking Offer:

Valid on new bookings before 30 April 2019 on Arctic voyages on Spitsbergen Itineraries departing in 2019. Subject to availability. Offer may be changed or withdrawn at any time. Reduced  prices listed below.

Free Charter Flights: on specific voyages, set flights/times
June 1 – 9  Introduction to Spitsbergen:  Free return flights Oslo – Longyearbyen – Olso (1 & 9 June)
June 9 – 17  Introduction to Spitsbergen:  Free one-way flight  Oslo to Longyearbyen (June 9)
June 17 – 29 Spitsbergen in Depth: Free one-way flight Longyearbyen to Oslo (June 29)
June 29 – July 11 Spitsbergen in Depth: Free one-way flight Oslo to Longyearbyen (June 29)

 

Prices are in AU$. Click on itinerary names to view voyage.

Voyage ItineraryStart Date End DateDaysStarts/EndsTripleLower Deck TwinMain Deck PortholeMain Deck WindowSuperiorDeluxeSuiteOwner's SuiteTransfer Package
Introduction to Spitsbergen1 Jun 199 Jun 199Longyearbyen$7,700$9,600$10,500$11,700$12,900$14,300$15,800$17,500N/A
Early Booking Offer$7,700$8,300$9,200$10,400$10,900$12,300$13,800$15,500
Introduction to Spitsbergen9 Jun 1917 Jun 199Longyearbyen$7,700$9,600$10,500$11,700$12,900$14,300$15,800$17,500N/A
Early Booking Offer$7,700$8,300$9,200$10,400$10,900$12,300$13,800$15,500
Spitsbergen In Depth17 Jun 1929 Jun 1913Longyearbyen$10,400$12,900$14,200$15,700$17,100$18,800$20,800$22,900N/A
Early Booking Offer$10,400$10,900$12,200$13,700$14,400$16,100$18,100$20,200
Spitsbergen In Depth29 Jun 1911 Jul 1913Longyearbyen$10,400$12,900$14,200$15,700$17,100$18,800$20,800$22,900N/A
Early Booking Offer$10,400$10,900$12,200$13,700$14,400$16,100$18,100$20,200
Introduction to Spitsbergen15 Jul 1923 Jul 199Longyearbyen$7,700$9,600$10,500$11,700$12,900$14,300$15,800$17,500N/A
Early Booking Offer$7,700$8,300$9,200$10,400$10,900$12,30013,800$15,500
Spitsbergen In Depth23 Jul 1904 Aug 1913Longyearbyen$10,400$12,900$14,200$15,700$17,100$18,800$20,800$22,900N/A
Early Booking Offer$10,400$10,900$12,200$13,700$14,400$16,100$18,100$20,200
Spitsbergen, Greenland and Iceland04 Aug 1916 Aug 1913Longyearbyen /Reykjavik$10,700$13,400$14,700$16,200$17,800$19,500$21,400$23,500N/A
Greenland Explorer15 Aug 1929 Aug 1915Reykjavik$9,200$12,200$13,600$14,900$16,400$18,200$20,100$22,100$1,900
Northwest Passage27 Aug 1912 Sep 1917Kangerlussuaq /Resolute$12,800$16,600$18,300$20,100$22,100$24,300$26,700$29,300$3,600
Northwest Passage10 Sep 1926 Sep 1917 Resolute/ Kangerlussuaq$12,800$16,600$18,300$20,100$22,100$24,300$26,700$29,300$3,600

Early booking offer is subject to availability and can be amended or withdrawn at any time.

Cabins

A Triple Cabin has two lower berths and one upper berth, private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.

A Lower Deck Twin cabin has two lower berths, private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.

A Main Deck Twin Porthole cabin has two lower berths, private facilities, and a porthole with exterior views.

A Main Deck Twin Window cabin has two lower berths, private facilities, and two windows with exterior views.

A Superior cabin has two lower berths, private facilities, and windows with exterior views.

A Deluxe Cabin has two lower berths, private facilities, and windows with exterior views.

A Suite has a double bed, windows with exterior views, private facilities. Cabin 403 has a bathtub; other Suites have showers.

An Owner’s Suite has a double bed and private sitting room. One features a large panoramic window facing aft, and the other two suites face port and starboard.

Deck Plan

Ship Details

Ocean Nova Lounge

Lounge and separate bar

Library well stocked with polar books & DVDs

Large dining room

Theatre-style presentation room

Gift shop

Fitness room and massage room

Hot water spa, sauna and plunge pool

Ocean Nova buffet

Transfers airport/hotel on the first and last day of the voyage, as indicated in the program corresponding to each voyage.

Zodiac excursions and landings (guided hikes/walks) with expert expedition team

Waterproof parka to keep

Waterproof boots to loan for duration of the voyage

Accommodation aboard

All meals aboard ship, afternoon teas

Educational programme on board

Emergency Room trained English-speaking doctor

Access to multimedia room and download stations

Complimentary tea and coffee 24 hours

Ocean Nova

Staff and Crew: 87

Guests: 132

Lifeboats: 4  partially enclosed

Dimensions: Length: 101m Width: 16.2m Draft: 4.5m

Propulsion: Diesel Twin Engines – 5,400 horsepower

Speed: 12 knots maximum

Built: 1976

Operator: Quark Expeditions

We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.
We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.