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The Northeast Passage

Ship: Le Boreal  
Departure: Saturday, August 27, 2022
Nights: 24 nights
Departs: Tromsoe
Returns: Nome
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One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
24
Nights
Days at Sea
14
Sea Days
Ports
7
Ports
Countries Visted
5
Countries
  • Itinerary

    The Northeast Passage

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Saturday, August 27, 2022 Tromsoe, Norway Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Tromsoe, Norway

    Tromsoe, the home of the famous Northern Lights, is situated a mere 2000 km from the North Pole, on the same latitude as Northern Siberia and Alaska. Most visitors are surprised by the prominence and sophistication of this fascinating port. On offer are high-quality theatre, arts and music, which contrast with the boundless and vast wilderness surrounding the city. The city centre contains the largest number of wooden houses in northern Norway as well as the oldest house. Read more about Tromsoe, Norway

    2 Sunday, August 28, 2022 At Sea
    3 Monday, August 29, 2022 Murmansk, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Murmansk, Russian Federation

    Murmansk is a port that remains ice-free year round, located in the extreme NW of Russia, not far from its borders with Norway and Finland. It is the largest city north of the Arctic Circle. You won’t miss the massive 35.5 m statue Alyosha, depicting a Russian WWII soldier, on a 7 m foundation overlooking the city harbour. You must also visit the snow-white church of the Saviour-on-the-Waters, built to commemorate the 85th anniversary of the city's founding, as well as the world’s northernmost Jewish synagogue. Read more about Murmansk, Russian Federation

    4 Tuesday, August 30, 2022 At Sea
    5 Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    The archipelago of Franz Josef Land is 1000 km from the Geographic North Pole in the Arctic Sea. The 191 ice-covered islands are part of Russia, and its few island settlements are based on harvesting walrus and seal meat. Franz Josef Land is accessible for a few weeks in summer, and parts may well year-round be covered in pack ice. Though claimed by Russia in 1929, the names of the islands reflect their exploratory history - German, British, American, Italian and Norwegian. Read more about Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    6 Thursday, September 1, 2022 Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    The archipelago of Franz Josef Land is 1000 km from the Geographic North Pole in the Arctic Sea. The 191 ice-covered islands are part of Russia, and its few island settlements are based on harvesting walrus and seal meat. Franz Josef Land is accessible for a few weeks in summer, and parts may well year-round be covered in pack ice. Though claimed by Russia in 1929, the names of the islands reflect their exploratory history - German, British, American, Italian and Norwegian. Read more about Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    7 Friday, September 2, 2022 Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    The archipelago of Franz Josef Land is 1000 km from the Geographic North Pole in the Arctic Sea. The 191 ice-covered islands are part of Russia, and its few island settlements are based on harvesting walrus and seal meat. Franz Josef Land is accessible for a few weeks in summer, and parts may well year-round be covered in pack ice. Though claimed by Russia in 1929, the names of the islands reflect their exploratory history - German, British, American, Italian and Norwegian. Read more about Franz Josef Land, Russian Federation

    8 Saturday, September 3, 2022 At Sea
    9 Sunday, September 4, 2022 Novaya Zemlya, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Novaya Zemlya (“New Land”, aka Novaja Zemlja, Nova Zembla) is an archipelago in the Arctic Ocean north of Russia, with a population of 2,700. It consists of two major islands forming a straight line of 820 km, just 1,500 km south of the North Pole. Geographically the islands are a northern extension of the Ural Mountain range. The northern island is permanently covered by glaciers and ice, and the southern part is low-lying tundra and swamp. Read more about Novaya Zemlya, Russian Federation

    10 Monday, September 5, 2022 At Sea
    11 Tuesday, September 6, 2022 At Sea
    11 Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Northern Land Archipelago
    12 Wednesday, September 7, 2022 At Sea
    13 Thursday, September 8, 2022 At Sea
    13 Thursday, September 8, 2022 New Siberian Islands
    14 Friday, September 9, 2022 New Siberian Islands
    15 Saturday, September 10, 2022 At Sea
    16 Sunday, September 11, 2022 Kotka, Finland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Kotka, Finland

    Kotka (population 55,000) is a city on the north coast of the Gulf of Finland, at the delta of Kymi River, 130 km east of Helsinki and 290 km west of St Petersburg. The city boasts two centres, Kotkansaari on the Isle of Kotka, and Karhula on the mainland to the north. Most of the city’s area is in fact water. It is a major Finnish port, the second largest export port and the biggest transit port in Finland. Read more about Kotka, Finland

    17 Monday, September 12, 2022 Wrangel Island, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    The 2,900-square-mile Wrangel Island lies on the 180 deg. meridian, in the Arctic Ocean, and 4 degrees inside the Arctic Circle. The Russian mainland is only 140 kilometres south. Inhabited by rangers, scientists, and two fishing settlements, it lies in a protected marine region. Read more about Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    18 Tuesday, September 13, 2022 Wrangel Island, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    The 2,900-square-mile Wrangel Island lies on the 180 deg. meridian, in the Arctic Ocean, and 4 degrees inside the Arctic Circle. The Russian mainland is only 140 kilometres south. Inhabited by rangers, scientists, and two fishing settlements, it lies in a protected marine region. Read more about Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    19 Wednesday, September 14, 2022 Wrangel Island, Russian Federation 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    The 2,900-square-mile Wrangel Island lies on the 180 deg. meridian, in the Arctic Ocean, and 4 degrees inside the Arctic Circle. The Russian mainland is only 140 kilometres south. Inhabited by rangers, scientists, and two fishing settlements, it lies in a protected marine region. Read more about Wrangel Island, Russian Federation

    20 Thursday, September 15, 2022 At Sea
    21 Friday, September 16, 2022 Kotka, Finland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Kotka, Finland

    Kotka (population 55,000) is a city on the north coast of the Gulf of Finland, at the delta of Kymi River, 130 km east of Helsinki and 290 km west of St Petersburg. The city boasts two centres, Kotkansaari on the Isle of Kotka, and Karhula on the mainland to the north. Most of the city’s area is in fact water. It is a major Finnish port, the second largest export port and the biggest transit port in Finland. Read more about Kotka, Finland

    22 Saturday, September 17, 2022 Kotka, Finland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Kotka, Finland

    Kotka (population 55,000) is a city on the north coast of the Gulf of Finland, at the delta of Kymi River, 130 km east of Helsinki and 290 km west of St Petersburg. The city boasts two centres, Kotkansaari on the Isle of Kotka, and Karhula on the mainland to the north. Most of the city’s area is in fact water. It is a major Finnish port, the second largest export port and the biggest transit port in Finland. Read more about Kotka, Finland

    23 Sunday, September 18, 2022 At Sea
    24 Monday, September 19, 2022 Kotka, Finland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Kotka, Finland

    Kotka (population 55,000) is a city on the north coast of the Gulf of Finland, at the delta of Kymi River, 130 km east of Helsinki and 290 km west of St Petersburg. The city boasts two centres, Kotkansaari on the Isle of Kotka, and Karhula on the mainland to the north. Most of the city’s area is in fact water. It is a major Finnish port, the second largest export port and the biggest transit port in Finland. Read more about Kotka, Finland

    24 Monday, September 19, 2022 At Sea
    25 Tuesday, September 20, 2022 Nome, USA 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Nome, USA

    Nome is a seaport used by freighters and cruise ships, located on the southern side of the Seward Peninsula in Norton Sound, Alaska, just 250km across from Siberian Russia. It was a small Inupiat Eskimo settlement until the discovery of gold in 1898 brought over 20,000 fortune seekers, but most left after 10 years, and today there are approximately 4000 residents with half being Native Americans. Interestingly, Nome is the finish line of the annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race covering over 1680km across the wilderness from Anchorage. The race begins on the first Saturday in March, and is the most popular sporting event in Alaska. Read more about Nome, USA

  • Ship

    Le Boreal Overview

    Le Boreal

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    Le Boréal offers itineraries that are impressive. She joined Compagnie du Ponant as a premium vessel in 2010, showing magnificent lines, elegance and furnishings that reflect modern French marine architecture. She is 5-star, “your own private yacht.” With 264 guests and 140 crew service is personal.

  • Cabins

    Le Boreal Cabins

    Superior Ocean

    Superior Ocean

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    Cabin Types

    SP3

    Average Cabin Size – 21.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 226 sq.ft. superior staterooms located on Deck3. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi

    Deluxe Balcony

    Deluxe Balcony

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    Cabin Types

    DEL

    Average Cabin Size – 18.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Size: 200 sq.ft. + 43 sq.ft. balcony. Deluxe Staterooms with private balcony. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi

    Prestige Balcony

    Prestige Balcony

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    Cabin Types

    PR6, PR5, PR4

    Average Cabin Size – 18.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Size: 200 sq.ft. + 43 sq.ft. balcony. Prestige Staterooms with private balcony. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Le Boreal Suite on the Le Boreal

    Cabin Types

    SA, PS6, PS5, DS6

    Average Cabin Size – 33.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 7.0 m2

    Size: 484 sq.ft. + 97 sq.ft. balcony. Owner's Suites are decorated by French interior designers and will provide you a breathtaking panoramic sea view. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds, communicating cabins available • Bathtub or shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi • Another Flat screen satellite TV • Large bathtub • Sofa • Table with 4 chairs • Armchair & Pedestal table

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Le Boreal

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