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Best Budget Polar Cruises with Young Pioneer Tours

As well as being the company that brings you to “destinations your mother would rather you stay away from”, Young Pioneer Tours is your gateway to the awe-inspiring beauty and uncharted wonders of the Polar Regions, through our budget polar cruises. Embark on a journey of a lifetime and discover the pristine landscapes, incredible wildlife, and the unique cultures that define Antarctica, Greenland, and Svalbard.

Scheduled Budget Polar Cruises With Young Pioneer Tours

No matter which Polar Region you choose to explore with us, you can be assured of an incredible adventure. Our experienced guides and expedition leaders will ensure your safety while providing insights into the unique ecosystems and histories of these remote and captivating destinations.

Budget Antarctica Cruises

In Antarctica, the southernmost continent, you will see stunning ice formations, colossal glaciers, and an abundance of wildlife. It is a destination like no other where you will observe penguins, seals, and a variety of seabirds in their natural habitats. For the thrill-seekers, our trips offer opportunities for kayaking and even camping on the ice, giving you a taste of the extreme environment.

Young Pioneer Tours not only offer the cheapest Antarctica Cruises that are scheduled, but can also offer the cheapest FIT and group rates through our partners.

Budget Greenland Cruises

Greenland, the world’s largest island, is also a land of stark beauty and cultural heritage. On a journey to Greenland with us, you’ll have the opportunity to explore deep fjords and towering icebergs, hike across the mesmerizing Arctic tundra during the day, and witness the Northern Lights during the night! If you’re lucky, you may also encounter polar bears or Arctic foxes.

Young Pioneer Tours not only offer the cheapest Greenland Cruises that are scheduled, but can also offer the cheapest FIT and group rates through our partners.

Budget Svalbard Cruises

Young Pioneer Tours regularly run cruises to Svalbard, as well as to other parts of the archipelago through the capital of Longyearbyen. Svalbard, also known as Spitsbergen, is unique in itself. It features much of the same wildlife and nature as Greenland, but with its own unique history, such as the northernmost statue of Lenin!

Aside from budget cruises to and around Svalbard, YPT can also offer tours that take you in the mainland of Spitsbergen, either as part of a Svalbard Cruise, or as an independent Svalbard tour.

Young Pioneer Tours not only offer the cheapest Svalbard cruises that are scheduled, but can also offer the cheapest FIT and group rates through our partners.

Young Pioneer Tours Bespoke Budget Polar Cruises

If our scheduled polar group tours don’t match your travel dates or interests, we can offer independent options to Antarctica (Antarctic Peninsula, Falkland Islands, South Georgia), Greenland, Iceland, Jan Mayen, and Svalbard. Our independent tours are suitable for all solo travellers, couples, friends, families, and travel groups. YPT provides full visa support.

This polar cruises will traditionally join other groups through our partners at Oceanwide Expeditions, but with Young Pioneer Tours able to offer drastically cheaper contracted rates.

Please check out their packages and get in touch with Young Pioneer Tours to secure your budget cruise.

Land services on Budget Polar Cruises

For all of our cruises to the Polar regions and beyond we also offer land base services, as well as tour extensions. This includes traveling around Ushuaia and Patagonia for Antarctica cruises; dog-sledding or hiking in Longyearbyen; as well as full tours of Iceland, Greenland or the Faroe Islands.

To inquire about our tour extensions, simply get in touch before your tour with us to see exactly what we have available.


The following are some of the most frequently asked questions about our tours to Polar Region. If you have further questions then get in touch and talk to the experts.

If you have more questions about traveling to the Polar regions then please get in touch.