polar clothing

General Clothing (Summer Edition)

See Rab equipment for examples of 'expedition' clothing and highlighted links below.

  • You can rent water-proof boots from the ship free of charge.
  • We'll provide one polar parka per person (no children sizes) for you to keep.
  • Waterproof and windproof over-trousers, and comfortable trousers.
  • Pullover, sweat-shirt or fleece jacket, and a windbreaker jacket.
  • One wool hat (with toque over ears).
  • Wool or silk glove liners, water-resistant and supple gloves.
  • Pairs of thick woolen socks.
  • Highly protective sunglasses.

Miscellaneous Considerations

  • Sunscreen / Lipscreen
  • Binoculars
  • Camera
  • Personal Medication
  • Informal evening: you are advised to wear smart-casual attire
  • Officer's evening: we encourage you to bring a stylish white outfit for the occasion (otherwise black and white).
  • Gala evenings: during the cruise, two gala evenings will be organized on board, so we recommend that you bring one or two formal outfits.