Quark Expeditions

The Leader in Polar Adventures
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3131 Elliott Ave
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Seattle, Washington 98121-3015
United States
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01 May 2014

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+1 802 735-1537
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+1 866 961-2980

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US & Canada

Cara Matthew
Business Development Manager

Latin America & Caribbean

David Tanguay
Account Manager

Asia Pacific

Cara Matthew
Business Development Manager

EMEA (Europe/Middle East/Africa)

Cara Matthew
Business Development Manager

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Andrew White
Cara Matthew
Business Development Manager
Courtenay Oswin
Product Marketing Specialist
David Tanguay
Account Manager
Jonathan Carroll
Business Development & Trade Communications
Meg Murgatroyd
Global Partnership Director
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Twenty years in the making, 50 Years of Victory is the first Arktika-class icebreaker to have a spoon-shaped bow, capable of breaking through ice up to 9.2 feet thick! Complete with a helicopter for shore excursions, Victory is a ship unlike any other, with the ability to go where other ships cannot.

The Island Sky is an all suites, all inclusive small expedition vessel with touches of elegance throughout. Quark Expeditions’ only all-suite ship, it carries a maximum of 108 passengers and provides an abundance of public space for wildlife viewing, relaxation and taking in lectures and briefings.

The Kapitan Khlebnikov is a polar-class icebreaker combing power and technology with comfort. No passenger ship has transited the Northwest Passage more often than the renowned Kapitan Khlebnikov. Originally designed to take on the rigors of northern Siberia, the 24,000 horsepower engine takes you places no other ship can.

This newly renovated vessel, formerly the Sea Adventurer, offers guests a new look and feel throughout, a forward lounge and observation deck to enjoy mesmerizing views, and technical enhancements – including two new engines – to improve fuel efficiency and minimize carbon footprint.

The Ocean Diamond is a modern, stable super-yacht, and one of the largest of our small expedition ships. Carrying a maximum of 189 passengers, and with two stabilizers and an ice-strengthened hull, this outstanding vessel is ideal for polar expeditions.

The Ocean Endeavour is a comfortable, well-appointed small expedition ship expertly engineered to explore the Polar Regions. The ship has an ice-strengthened hull, Zodiacs for exploration and remote landings, and advanced navigation equipment.

Your expedition ship Ocean Nova: Designed to carry travelers in comfort to the most remote corners of the world, Ocean Nova is a modern and comfortable vessel carrying just 78 passengers on our Arctic Voyages. Quark is also pleased to offer certified CarbonNeutral® voyages on the Ocean Nova.

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Chile and Antarctica Experience

By: anonymous

Reviewed on: 27 Apr 2017

Ship was very tired. Needs updating. Everything else about the ship was great.
Travel Advisor:  Deborah Trevino
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Quark Expeditions is uncompromisingly polar, specializing in expeditions to Antarctica and the Arctic and has been the leading provider of polar adventure travel for over 25 years. With a diverse fleet of specially-equipped small expedition vessels, icebreakers, and unique land-based adventures, we offer travelers unparalleled access to the most remote places on earth. The spirit of exploration runs deep in our polar pedigree and we are passionate about creating transformational experiences for fellow adventurers visiting these regions.
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