Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago
Separated from Russia's mainland by the Vilkitsky Strait, the Severnaya Zemlya archipelago is a 37,000-square-kilometre collection of islands. Although largely uninhabited, and home to some of the coldest seas on the planet, the area is home to important research stations which monitor global warming, among other things.
Map of Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago
Trips that visit Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago
The allure of the mysterious Northeast Passage has captivated adventurers for centuries. This geographical odyssey from Anadyr to Murmansk traces the route of legendary Polar explorer Adolf Erik Nordenskiold, navigating narrow fiords, searching for unique wildlife, glimpsing into the past…