With Quark Expedition cruises you can encounter and explore the world's last great wilderness. The Antarctica features tremendous amount of migratory birds, penguins, seals and whales; while the Arctic region is abundant in polar bears and musk oxen. Besides wildlife excursions and whale watching, additional adventure options include: kayaking, snowshoeing, skiing and mountaineering. Every ship in the fleet is fully equipped with life rafts and zodiacs for water and on land excursions.