22 Sep 2018 | Wildlife

10 Fun Facts About Bowhead Whales

Top 10 Fun Bowhead Whale Facts | Arctic Kingdom

Whale watching is one of the most popular experiences travellers want to cross off their bucket lists in the Arctic. Of the few whales that live in the Arctic year-round, bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) are by far the biggest – they’re also one of the most sought-after species for whale watching in the Arctic. Named […]

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13 Sep 2018 | Wildlife

Whale Watching Trips in the Arctic

When it comes to whale watching destinations, the Arctic isn’t always the first to come to mind. What many travellers don’t know is that some of the biggest and most beautiful mammals can be found in the Arctic. A total of 17 different types of whales inhabit Arctic waters, and three whale species live in […]

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16 Mar 2018 | Wildlife

10 Fun Facts About Narwhal: Are Narwhal Endangered?

Are Narwhals Endangered? Here Are Some Facts | Arctic Kingdom

Travellers often ask, ‘Are narwhals endangered?’ Known as the ‘unicorns of the sea’ it’s no wonder that voyagers often question this species. Narwhal watching is also one of the most sought-after experiences on trips to the Arctic Circle. Narwhals have never been successfully kept in captivity – the only way to view them is in the […]

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