Free Flights
View the seal and cormorant colonies as you sail across the Beagle Channel
Best of Chilean Patagonia: From Torres del Paine to Cape Horn
Discover the breadth of Patagonia’s wildness on a 15-day land-and-sea expedition on the National Geographic Explorer. Spend three days savoring the grandeur of Torres del Paine’s sunrises and sunsets, its iconic landscapes, and profusion …
  • 15 Days
  • $13,940 - $21,710 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Santiago, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Port of Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Buenos Aires, …
Level:
Relaxed
Coastal village in the arctic
Circumnavigating Iceland
Iceland’s geology in all its manifestations - glaciers, geysers, thundering waterfalls, immense cliffs, geothermal springs, boiling mud pots, and rock and lava-scapes of unearthly beauty - is world-class. It alone makes a circumnavigation a very …
  • 10 Days
  • $9,820 - $19,350 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Isafjordur, Reykjavik, Akureyri, …
Level:
Relaxed
A polar bear and her playful cub.
Epic 80°N: Exploring Greenland, Baffin & Ellesmere Islands
Join this 23-day voyage on the National Geographic Explorer and journey deep into the far reaches of the Arctic, a land where polar bears roam and hardy Inuit communities maintain their traditional way of life. Experience unbridled 21st-century …
  • 23 Days
  • $25,190 - $47,960 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Kayaking, Expedition Cruises, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Baffin Island, Canada, Lancaster Sound, Qikiqtarjuaq, …
Level:
Relaxed
Fishing village in the arctic
Iceland by Land & Sea: From Reykjavik to the Wild West
Iceland’s geology in all its manifestations - glaciers, geysers, thundering waterfalls, immense cliffs, geothermal springs, boiling mud pots, and rock and lava-scapes of unearthly beauty - is world-class. It alone makes a circumnavigation a very …
  • 6 Days
  • $4,990 - $9,970 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Reykjavik, Flatey Island, Latrabjarg, …
Level:
Relaxed
Travelers catching a glimpse of a Minke Whale on a zodiac trip.
Journey to Antarctica - The White Continent
This journey to the "White Continent" offers six days of exploration on the incomparably beautiful Antarctic Peninsula and the surrounding islands and waterways. The sights, sounds and emotions will stay in your mind forever — enormous …
  • 12 Days
  • $13,360 - $27,520 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching
Places:
Antarctica, South America, Antarctic Peninsula, Argentina, Patagonia, Port of Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands, Buenos Aires, Drake Passage
Level:
Relaxed
A young polar bear snuggles up to its mother
Land of Ice Bears: An In-Depth Exploration of Arctic Svalbard
Go deep into the arctic on this 10-day voyage to experience wildlife in its natural habitat; discover and observe polar bears, walrus, reindeer, and the other unique creatures of the Arctic ice. And, this itinerary is focused on delivering that …
  • 10 Days
  • $9,830 - $18,160 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Kayaking, Expedition Cruises, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Oslo, Longyearbyen, …
Level:
Relaxed
Free Flights
Torres del Paine
Patagonia: Chilean Fjords and Argentina's Staten Island
This carefully curated expedition offers the peak experiences of Patagonia and its surrounding environs in a compact 11-day timeframe on the National Geographic Explorer. Discover the fjords, glaciers, and panoramic vistas that make Chilean Patagonia one …
  • 11 Days
  • $8,950 - $16,720 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Santiago, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Port of Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Buenos Aires, …
Level:
Relaxed
Free Flights
Cahuelmo Fjord, Chile
Rounding the Cape: Chilean Patagonia & Argentina's Staten Island
Patagonia is an awe-inspiring landscape that stretches across the Andes from the Atlantic to the Pacific and down to Cape Horn. Explore it expedition-style aboard the National Geographic Explorer - an authentic expedition ship. On this 19-day voyage, you …
  • 19 Days
  • $18,990 - $35,500 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Santiago, Puerto Natales, Port of Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Buenos Aires, Torres del Paine, …
Level:
Relaxed
Walrus and her pup
Svalbard, Iceland & Greenland's East Coast
See the majestic setting that the lordly polar bear freely roams as you explore the Svalbard archipelago on this 16-day Arctic expedition cruise, pulling the ship’s bow up to blue-veined glaciers, alighting on islands where caribou drift like smoke …
  • 16 Days
  • $14,510 - $26,490 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Svalbard, Canada, Oslo, Longyearbyen, …
Level:
Relaxed
Free Flights
A view from the cliffs of Gros Morne National Park.
The Canadian Maritimes and Newfoundland
Embark on a rare expedition and join an exceptional community aboard National Geographic Explorer on an 8-day circumnavigation of the island of Newfoundland that includes an exploration of outlying islands in the Canadian Maritimes. Join a historic …
  • 8 Days
  • $7,930 - $14,830 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Wildlife Viewing, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruises
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Atlantic Coast, L'Anse aux Meadows, St. John's, …
Level:
Relaxed
Taking a kayaking trip around Monaco Glacier on Spitsbergen Island.
Viking Legends and Wild Fjords: From Iceland to Greenland
Follow in the heroic wake of the earliest transatlantic voyagers on this 11-day expedition. Explore the routes once traveled by fearless explorers and colonists to discover the dramatic landscapes and rich traditions of Greenland and Iceland – in …
  • 15 Days
  • $14,950 - $27,650 USD
Ship:
National Geographic Explorer
Passions:
Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Adventure Options
Places:
Arctic, North America, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Canada, Kangerlussuaq, Nuuk, Scoresbysund, …
Level:
Relaxed
The National Geographic Explorer is a state-of-the-art expedition ship accommodating 148 guests in 81 outside cabins. It is fully stabilized, enabling it to navigate polar passages while providing comfort. The National Geographic Explorer houses technology for sea exploration, such as Zodiacs, kayaks, hydro-phones, underwater HD cameras and a Remote Operated Vehicle (ROV). Additional accommodations include multiple dining venues, a lounge area designed specifically for educational presentations and a luxury wellness spa.

Public areas include two restaurants, a lounge and bar, library, observation lounge, spa, fitness center, and sauna. A mud room with lockers provides storage for guests’ expedition gear. Meals: Served in single seatings with unassigned tables for an informal atmosphere and easy mingling. Menu is international with local flair.

Cabins: All cabins face outside with windows or portholes. Each has private facilities and climate controls.

Expedition Equipment: Hydrophone, kayaks, remotely operated vehicle (R.O.V.), snorkeling gear, Splash-Cam, underwater video camera, video microscope, and Zodiac landing craft.

Services include a full-time doctor, Undersea Specialist, Wellness Specialist, LEXspa Therapist, and Video Chronicler. There is internet access for guests, a business center, and laundry. Our "Open Bridge" policy allows guests to learn about the art of navigation and state-of-the-art navigational equipment from our Captain and Officers.
National Geographic Explorer's Category 1 Cabin.
Cat 1
Main Deck with one or two portholes. #301-308
National Geographic Explorer's Category 2 Cabin.
Cat 2
Main Deck with window. #317-320, 335-336.
National Geographic Explorer's Category 3 Cabin.
Cat 3
Main Deck with Window #313-316, 321-328, 337-340,342, 344, 346, 348, 350.
National Geographic Explorer's Category 4 Cabin.
Cat 4
Upper and Veranda Decks with Window. # 103-104, 107-108, 201-202, 204-207, 210, 212, 217, 226, 228.
National Geographic Explorer's Category 5 Upper Deck Cabin.
Cat 5
Upper Deck with Balcony. #209, 211, 214, 216, 218, 220-222, 224.
National Geographic Explorer's Category 6 Cabin.
Cat 6
Veranda Deck Suite #101-102; Upper Deck Suite with Balcony #213.
Luxurious Catagory 8 Suite
Cat 7
Upper Deck Suite with Balcony. #215, 219, 230.
National Geographic Explorer's Category SA and SB.
Cat SA
C Deck Solo - Cabins 309-312, 329-334. Single cabins with window.
National Geographic Explorer's Category SA and SB.
Cat SB
Upper and Veranda Decks with Window. #105-106, 203, 208.
National Geographic Explorer's Deck Plan.