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Our world is connected by waterways. Unlike any other form of travel, an expedition cruise opens the world to exploration, providing journeys from the ancient marvels of the Mediterranean to mystifying Easter Island. Destinations are chosen for their natural beauty and their rich culture. Icebreakers traverse the frozen waters of the Antarctic and Arctic. Expedition cruise and luxury ships explore the lush coastlines of Vietnam and China's vibrant Hong Kong and tour Africa's Cape Verde to the Canary Islands. The destination is up to you - an expedition cruise provides you with the means to turn ordinary travel into a world adventure. Below is a complete list of expedition cruises and tours to worldwide destinations.
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Admiralty Dream
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Admiralty Dream

The 52-passenger Admiralty Dream is a small ship with a shallow draft and stately pace of cruising so that nothing will be missed in narrow channels, bays and islands of Alaska's Inner Passage. Experience warm yacht-style cruising surrounded by knowledgeable, genuinely friendly staff and guests who share your passion for adventure and learning.
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The Alaskan Dream
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Alaskan Dream

The 42-passenger Alaskan Dream carriers guests on a variety of cruises exploring narrow channels, stunning landscapes, spotting wildlife and experiencing traditional cultures of Alaska. All cabins have extra large windows for spotting wildlife, while top-notch cuisine and knowledgeable naturalist guides help you understand Alaska's wilderness.
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Arabella

From her teak decks to her billowing sails aloft, Arabella brings you back to a time before the hustle and bustle of the modern world. Escape the winter blues with a cruise in the British Virgin Islands.
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The Aranui
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Aranui

The Aranui is a mixed passenger/cargo vessel that operates between Tahiti and the Marquesas. The name "Aranui" means "The Great Highway" in Maori, another great Polynesian culture.
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$2,920
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Aranui 5

Aranui 5 is a new custom-built, dual-purpose passenger/freighter that sails in French Polynesia on a 14-day all-inclusive cruise. Aranui 5 accommodates approximately 254 passengers in 103 cabins.
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Arethusa & Artemis
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Arethusa & Artemis

The Arethusa & Artemis are identical 50-passenger yachts built in 2007. Their small sizes allow guests to travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations and small harbors, avoiding the crowds of larger ports.
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The Baranof Dream
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Baranof Dream

On the Baranof Dream, experience warm yacht-style cruising surrounded by knowledgeable, genuinely friendly staff and accompanied by interesting people who share your passion for adventure and learning about the Alaskan wilderness. Embark on adventure cruises from the ports of Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan through Alaska's Inside Passage.
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The Caledonian Sky
$12,980
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Caledonian Sky

The beautiful Caledonian Sky is a spacious yet intimate expedition vessel. Refurbished in 2012 and carrying just 100 passengers, her beautifully designed public spaces and exterior are sure to delight.
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Chichagof Dream

The sleek Chichagof Dream was recently renovated and makes its inaugural voyage in 2016. Accommodating up to 74 passengers in 37 cabins, the ship features expansive viewing areas, new carpets and furnishings, and a commanding hull design.
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Oceanic Discoverer (ZE)
$13,580
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Coral Discoverer (ZE)

The 65-passenger Coral Discoverer (formerly the Oceanic Discoverer) was introduced to the world of sailing vessels in 2005. Her sleek, small size makes her ideal for regional exploration and navigating through channels and fjords.
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Snorkel the clear tropical waters of the Great Barrier Reef
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Coral Expeditions II (ZE)

The Coral Expeditions II cruises on the legendary Great Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The ship is fully stocked with a wide range of snorkels, fins, masks, and shorty wet suits, along with all the necessary scuba equipment to explore pristine reefs far from the tourist track.
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The Discovery
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Discovery

The Discovery is a purpose-built catamaran for merely 24 passengers. All cabins have huge windows allowing you to enjoy the scenery in complete privacy during your Panama and Caribbean cruise.
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$1,190
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Galileo

The 51 meter "GALILEO" is a classic steel Motor Sailer built with the most stringent safety regulations, with spacious and well appointed interiors, rebuilt in 2004 and renovated in 2007.

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At the main deck, a lounge area with an American bar leads into a warm and elegant dining room finished with wood and …
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Harmony G
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Harmony G

The Harmony G is a modern vessel with a sleek high-tech look very similar to the private yachts to be found in the famous ports of the world. She was launched in January 2001 and complies with the most stringent safety regulations while its powerful engines and state of the art stabilizers allow for safe and comfortable cruising.
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The Harmony V
$2,390
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Harmony V

Introducing the Harmony V, a modern vessel launched in June 2009, with a sleek high-tech look very similar to the private yachts to be found in the famous ports of the world.
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The Harmony V
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Harmony V (LI)

The Harmony V is a modern vessel fitted with 23 comfortable and spacious cabins for 46 guests. The ships is equipped with fully air-conditioned, spacious public spaces, comfortable cabins and stabilizers for safe and pleasant cruising.
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Harmony V (TD)

The Harmony V is an elegant, modern cruise ship which was launched in 2009. Featuring accommodations for 50 passengers, each of her 25 cabins uses wood paneling and warm fabrics.
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Hebridean Sky Ship
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Hebridean Sky

The Hebridean Sky, formerly known as the Sea Explorer, emerged from dry dock in June 2016 after undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation and has been transformed into one of the finest small luxury cruise ships in the world.
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$10,980
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Hebridean Sky (ZE)

The charming Hebridean Sky welcomes 104 guests on her beautifully designed structure, with perfect public spaces, vast outdoor decks, alfresco dining, and a fleet of Zodiacs available for scenic cruising and landing on remote shores. This beautiful ship has everything that you need for unique and intimate exploration of gorgeous destinations.
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The Sea Explorer Air Cruises ship
$4,995
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Hebridean Sky Air Cruises

Hebridean Sky is a luxurious small, all-suite expedition vessel. She was built in 1992 and refurbished in 2005. Newly renovated in 2016, the Hebridean Sky has been transformed into one of the finest small ships in the world.
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The Island Sky
$9,995
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Island Sky (PL)

The Island Sky is a spacious, well-appointed and stylish ship built in the same Italian Shipyard of the Hebridean Sky. Her core technology allows to operate smoothly, even in the most challenging Antarctica┬┤s conditions.
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Island Spirit Exterior
$3,995
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Island Spirit

The Island Spirit carries up to 32 passengers overnight in 17 comfortable staterooms. Each room has a private bath and shower, as well as a minimum of one large opening window for wonderful views and fresh air ventilation during your Alaska cruise.
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$3,990
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Le Laperouse

Experience the luxurious settings that Le Laperouse offers while you enjoy the authenticity and passion for travel on each itinerary. Its contemporary decor and comfortable, fully equipped suites make it the ideal small cruise ship for exploring the Arctic, Mediterranean and even the Seychelles Islands.
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Cruise the Croatian coastline on the M/S Apolon
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M/S Apolon

With its perfect size, maneuvering abilities, and its elegant 19 cabins, the yacht-like M/S Apolon satisfies your refined expectations for a comfortable cruise along the Adriatic Coast.
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Exterior image of the 50 Years of Victory.
$27,995
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50 Years of Victory

The "50 Years of Victory" is the largest, most sophisticated, and powerful icebreaker ever constructed for Arctic cruising. Twenty years in the making, 50 Years of Victory is the first Arktika-class icebreaker to have a spoon-shaped bow.
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Exterior image of the 50 Years of Victory.
$27,995
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50 Years of Victory (PO)

The 50 Years of Victory is the largest and most modern nuclear-powered icebreaker vessel in the world. Get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to travel aboard this real working icebreaker to the geographic North Pole.
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Admiralty Dream
$3,490
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Admiralty Dream

The 52-passenger Admiralty Dream is a small ship with a shallow draft and stately pace of cruising so that nothing will be missed in narrow channels, bays and islands of Alaska's Inner Passage. Experience warm yacht-style cruising surrounded by knowledgeable, genuinely friendly staff and guests who share your passion for adventure and learning.
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Sail along the Chobe river aboard the African Dream
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African Dream

Explore the deepest treasures on the African continent aboard the African Dream, a luxurious and comfortable ship designed to provide an intimate look at `the nature. Built in 2017, the African Dream has a capacity for 16 passengers and allows you to experience the sounds of nature and the animals just a few yards away.
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The One Ocean Navigator
$3,195
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Akademik Ioffe

Designed as a scientific research vessel in Finland, the Akademik Ioffe is modern, comfortable, safe and ice-strengthened. Carrying 96 passengers on Antarctica and Arctic expeditions, the Akademik Ioffe offers facilities of high caliber.
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The Akademik Sergey Vavilov
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Akademik Sergey Vavilov

The Akademik Sergey Vavilov is widely recognized as the best expedition-style ice-strengthened cruise vessel operating in Polar waters. She is 'state of the art' and, while not luxurious, she's very comfortable and kept in top condition.
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Sailing through the Arctic waters
$16,000
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Akademik Shokalskiy

Originally designed and built in Finland for Polar and ocean research, the Akademik Shokalskiy is small, nimble and ice-strengthened, capable of reaching the nooks and crannies of Antarctica that larger ships cannot.
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The Alaskan Dream
$4,190
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Alaskan Dream

The 42-passenger Alaskan Dream carriers guests on a variety of cruises exploring narrow channels, stunning landscapes, spotting wildlife and experiencing traditional cultures of Alaska. All cabins have extra large windows for spotting wildlife, while top-notch cuisine and knowledgeable naturalist guides help you understand Alaska's wilderness.
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Anne-Marie
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Anne-Marie

Experience a smooth cruise voyage on board the Anne-Marie, a ship with the capacity to accommodate 24 passengers in 12 cabins. Explore the treasures of the Canal of Provence as you relax and enjoy the amenities offered by the ship's professional and friendly crew.
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Aqua Mekong sailing up the Mekong River
$3,855
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Aqua Mekong

The luxurious Aqua Mekong was designed to embody the aesthetic of a sophisticated five star hotel. Spacious and indulgent, yet intimate enough to feel entirely exclusive, the Aqua Mekong incorporates relaxed yet refined lounging and sailing.
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Arabella ship
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Arabella

From her teak decks to her billowing sails aloft, Arabella brings you back to a time before the hustle and bustle of the modern world. Escape the winter blues with a cruise in the British Virgin Islands.
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The Aranui
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Aranui

The Aranui is a mixed passenger/cargo vessel that operates between Tahiti and the Marquesas. The name "Aranui" means "The Great Highway" in Maori, another great Polynesian culture.
Ship Details
$2,920
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Aranui 5

Aranui 5 is a new custom-built, dual-purpose passenger/freighter that sails in French Polynesia on a 14-day all-inclusive cruise. Aranui 5 accommodates approximately 254 passengers in 103 cabins.
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Arethusa & Artemis
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Arethusa & Artemis

The Arethusa & Artemis are identical 50-passenger yachts built in 2007. Their small sizes allow guests to travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations and small harbors, avoiding the crowds of larger ports.
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The Aria
$3,645
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Aria Amazon

The Aria Amazon is a true luxury cruise ship on the northern Amazon River in Peru. Combining the best of eco-tourism with luxury, the Aria Amazon offers an extraordinary level of comfort for her 32 guests.
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The Baranof Dream
$3,490
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Baranof Dream

On the Baranof Dream, experience warm yacht-style cruising surrounded by knowledgeable, genuinely friendly staff and accompanied by interesting people who share your passion for adventure and learning about the Alaskan wilderness. Embark on adventure cruises from the ports of Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan through Alaska's Inside Passage.
Ship Details
The Caledonian Sky
$12,980
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Caledonian Sky

The beautiful Caledonian Sky is a spacious yet intimate expedition vessel. Refurbished in 2012 and carrying just 100 passengers, her beautifully designed public spaces and exterior are sure to delight.
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Cattleya Journey sailing the Amazon
$3,150
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Cattleya Journey

The Cattleya was built in 2014 with the unique purpose to bring comfort and satisfaction to the visitors who have the opportunity to engage in an excursion along the Amazon jungle. Without a doubt, this is one of the things that need to be experienced at least once in a lifetime!
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$3,990
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Chichagof Dream

The sleek Chichagof Dream was recently renovated and makes its inaugural voyage in 2016. Accommodating up to 74 passengers in 37 cabins, the ship features expansive viewing areas, new carpets and furnishings, and a commanding hull design.
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The Oceanic Discoverer
$3,870
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Coral Discoverer

The Coral Discoverer is an expedition style cruise ship large enough to provide all the comforts of a larger cruise ship, yet small enough to enable access reef and island sites inaccessible to other vessels.
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Oceanic Discoverer (ZE)
$13,580
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Coral Discoverer (ZE)

The 65-passenger Coral Discoverer (formerly the Oceanic Discoverer) was introduced to the world of sailing vessels in 2005. Her sleek, small size makes her ideal for regional exploration and navigating through channels and fjords.
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$6,190
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Coral Expeditions I

This beautiful 46 passenger small-ship cruises the South Pacific with expansive teak decking, spacious dining room and lounge, stylish interior and exterior teak furnishings and revitalized d├ęcor.
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Explore the underwater world on your small ship cruise
$1,285
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Coral Expeditions II

Cruise the South Pacific on a small ship cruise. With a maximum of just 46 guests, enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore remote coral cays and fringing reefs beyond the reach of other visitors. Venture ashore on deserted coral cays, wander ancient rainforest trails and untouched island beaches. Cruising by small-ship ensures that you wont …
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Snorkel the clear tropical waters of the Great Barrier Reef
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Coral Expeditions II (ZE)

The Coral Expeditions II cruises on the legendary Great Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The ship is fully stocked with a wide range of snorkels, fins, masks, and shorty wet suits, along with all the necessary scuba equipment to explore pristine reefs far from the tourist track.
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