Whilst the main objective of the trip is to reach the North Pole, highlights throughout the cruise include the opportunity to enjoy helicopter scenic flights over the ephemeral blue-and white windswept landscapes of the Arctic
. Where possible, the crew will lower the gangway for passengers to stretch their legs out on firm ground. You’ll also be able to join the captain and ship’s officers on the bridge at any time of day, to watch for whales and other iconic polar species as you journey north.
Though a scientific expedition vessel the 50 Years of Victory does offer plenty of comforts and facilities including recreational facilities such as a gym, multi-purpose sports court, a small, saltwater heated pool and a sauna. When not out on the bridge or enjoying the fitness equipment, guests can relax in the library, meet fellow guests in the lounge or enjoy a drink at the bar.
Bedroom aboard the 50 Years of Victory