Have questions? We're here.
Ocean Endeavour

Ocean Endeavour

Talk with an expert
Customize any aspect of your trip. 1.800.344.6118
Help Me Plan My Trip
Talk with an expert

Ship Snapshots

Ocean Endeavour Dine with a view in the Polar Restaurant The Meridian Club on the Ocean Endeavour Take a dip on the ship's pool deck Enjoy live evening entertainment in the Nautilus Lounge Ocean Endeavour's gym Never miss a thing with the onbaord Resource Center Seals lay on the beach of Sable Island.
A view of the North American arctic.
$5,795
EXPLORE

Arctic Explorer

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
This epic 12-day adventure begins at the entrance to the Northwest Passage. Visit the final resting place of the ill-fated Franklin expedition and Beechey Island and search for polar bears and walrus in far north Baffin Island. At Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet), your hosts welcome you with throat-singing and Inuit games before you explore Baffin's …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Northwest Passage, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Arctic Bay, Beechey Island, Bylot Island, Ilulissat, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Karrat Fjord, Pond Inlet, Prince Leopold Island, Resolute, Uummannaq
Cruise Details
Image of an inuksuk built by the people of the North American arctic.
$5,795
EXPLORE

Arctic Safari

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Explore Sondre Stromfjord
  • Navigate to Sermeq Kujalleq Glacier
  • Visit Greenland fishing communities
  • Wander through colorful Illulissat
Join the crew of the Ocean Endeavour on this 12-day classic Arctic expedition to explore Greenland’s dramatic fjords and dynamic maritime communities, the great ice fjord at Ilulissat, the multitudinous islands of Nunavut, and other incredible highlights along Greenland’s spectacular western coastline.
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Northwest Passage, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Beechey Island, Devon Island, Ilulissat, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Karrat Fjord, Northeast Baffin Fjords, Pond Inlet, Prince Leopold Island, Qikiqtarjuaq, Resolute, Uummannaq
Cruise Details
A musk ox and her calf relax on the arctic plains.
$5,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Arctic Safari 2017

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Search for bears, whales & walrus
  • Voyage along Greenland's fjords
  • Cruise seabird colonies by Zodiac
  • Cross the Arctic Circle by sea
Join the crew of the Ocean Endeavour on this 12-day classic Arctic expedition to explore Greenland’s dramatic fjords and dynamic maritime communities, the great ice fjord at Ilulissat, the multitudinous islands of Nunavut, and other incredible highlights along Greenland’s spectacular western coastline.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Light Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Northwest Passage, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Beechey Island, Devon Island, Ilulissat, Iqualirtuuq (Isabella Bay), Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Karrat Fjord, Northeast Baffin Fjords, Pond Inlet, Prince Leopold Island, Qikiqtarjuaq, Resolute, Uummannaq
Cruise Details
Pups hang out in the arctic tundra.
$4,995
EXPLORE

Greenland & Wild Labrador

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
The charm of Newfoundland meets the splendor of Greenland on this 13-day voyage! Beginning in St.John's in Newfoundland, journey through northern Canadian history, exploring French, Basque, and Viking influences. In Labrador, visit the Inuit homeland, Nunatsiavut, as you follow the trail of the explorers northward along Canada's wild East …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Hebron, Hopedale, Kangerlussuaq, L'Anse aux Meadows, Notre Dame Bay, Nuuk, St. John's, Torngat Mountains National Park, Wonderstrands
Cruise Details
Beautiful artic mountains at sunset.
$4,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Greenland & Wild Labrador 2017

15 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Cross the Arctic circle by sea
  • Visit the capital Nuuk
  • Hike Torngat Mtns National Park
  • Explore abandoned Hebron
  • Search for polar bears
The splendor of Greeland meets the charm of Newfoundland on this 15-day voyage! Beginning in Sondre Stromfjord in Greenland, journey through northern Canadian history, exploring French, Basque, and Viking influences. All along the way icebergs, whales, polar bears, and seals have you scanning the horizon!
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Hebron, Kangerlussuaq, Kangiqsualujjuaq, L'Anse aux Meadows, Nain, Nuuk, St. John's, Torngat Mountains National Park
Cruise Details
An arctic village full of colorful houses sits on the arctic coast.
$3,995
EXPLORE

Heart of the Arctic

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Explore Sondre Stromfjord
  • Experience Greenlandic life
  • Search for reindeer & whales
  • Visit Pangnirtung
This 13-day journey brings you into the Heart of the Arctic - from Canada's Inuit regions of Nunavik and Nunavut to Greenland. This route provides excellent chances of spotting Arctic wildlife such as polar bears, walrus, muskox, whales, and numerous species of birds. Explore with local guides, learn about regional customs, and sample local food.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Light Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Akpatok Island, Cape Dorset, Digges Island, Kangerlussuaq, Kangiqsujuaq, Kimmirut, Kuujjuaq, Nuuk, Pangirtung, South Baffin Island
Cruise Details
An arctic fox looks across the tundra.
$3,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Heart of the Arctic 2017

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Cross the Arctic Circle by sea
  • Spot polar bears, walrus, and more
  • Mingle with Kinngait Inuit carvers
  • Learn about Inuit history & culture
  • Enjoy sounds of talented throat-sin
  • Visit a colorful Greenlandic settle
This 13-day journey brings you into the Heart of the Arctic - from Canada's Inuit regions of Nunavik and Nunavut to Greenland. This route provides excellent chances of spotting Arctic wildlife such as polar bears, walrus, and numerous species of birds. Meet highly reputed Inuit creators and their creations at art capital Kinngait (Cape Dorset).
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Akpatok Island, Cape Dorset, Kangerlussuaq, Kimmirut, Kuujjuaq, Nuuk, Pangirtung
Cruise Details
A beautiful arctic reflection.
$8,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Into the Northwest Passage

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Photograph birds and wildlife
  • Marvel at Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Travel to 3 northern regions
  • Learn about Inuit communities
  • See haunting explorer artifacts
To sail the Northwest Passage is to sail living history; join the ranks of the fearless adventurers who have been lured by its spirit. Join this 17-day voyage Into the Northwest Passage and pay respects at the Franklin Expedition graves at Beechey Island. Half the world away is closer than you think.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Canada, Greenland, North America, Northwest Passage, Banks Island, Bathurst Island, Beechey Island, Coburg Island, Devon Island, Grise Fiord, Ilulissat, Kangerlussuaq, Kap York (Cape York), Karrat Fjord, Kugluktuk, Melville Bay, Prince of Wales Strait, Sisimiut, Smith Sound, Ulukhaktok (Holman), Winter Harbour, Melville Island
Cruise Details
Adventure Canada, Mighty Saint Lawrence
$2,795
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Mighty Saint Lawrence

10 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Experience Québec history & culture
  • Search for blue whales
  • See a large gannet colony
  • Enjoy beautiful Cape Breton Island
  • Sail the Saguenay
  • Photograph Magdalen Island cliffs
One of National Geographic Traveller’s 50 Tours of a Lifetime, this 10-day cruise offers the perfect combination of wildlife viewing and cultural exploration as you venture into a region noted for its mix of Acadian, English, and French histories.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching
Places: Arctic, Asia, Atlantic Coast, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Cape Breton, Fjord du Saguenay, Forillon National Park, Francois, Ile Bonaventure, Les Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve, Parc National du Bic, Quebec City, Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Cruise Details
A local in native dress dances in traditional style.
$3,795
EXPLORE

Newfoundland Circumnavigation

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
Join this 11-day summer sailing, ideally timed for whales, icebergs, and breeding seabirds. The rugged charm and geographic diversity of Newfoundland and Labrador are best appreciated by ship. Starting and ending in historic St. John's, experience Newfoundland's lively culture and dramatic scenery with daily expeditions.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Conche, Gros Morne National Park, L'Anse aux Meadows, Miawpukek, Red Bay, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, St. John's, Terra Nova National Park
Cruise Details
A local man tressed in traditional style North American arctic dress.
$3,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Newfoundland Circumnavigation 2017

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • See remote reaches & summer blooms
  • Visit a reconstructed Viking town
  • Experience Gros Morne National Park
  • Be a guest of the Mi’kmaq community
  • Share the warmth of a kitchen party
Embark on this 11-day journey to Newfoundland's outport communities. The welcome you receive is warm and genuine; the music and stories unforgettable. Experience dramatic scenery, explore Red Bay UNESCO World Heritage Site, and learn about the history and culture of this fascinating region on your voyage perfectly timed for wildlife-viewing.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Gros Morne National Park, L'Anse aux Meadows, Red Bay, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, St. John's
Cruise Details
A local stands in traditional dress for the arctic.
$7,995
EXPLORE

Out of the Northwest Passage

16 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Travel the NW Passage Route
  • Enjoy Inuit hospitality
  • Visit Franklin Expedition graves
  • View Arctic wildlife
  • Visit uninhabited Devon Island
The Northwest Passage remains one of the world’s last true frontiers. Embark on the Ocean Endeavour for a 16-day voyage to the far reaches of the north. The crown jewel of Arctic expedition travel, a trip through the Northwest Passage leaves one forever changed.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Northwest Passage, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Beechey Island, Bellot Strait, Coronation Gulf, Devon Island, Fort Ross, Grise Fiord, Ilulissat, Kangerlussuaq, Kap York (Cape York), Karrat Fjord, Kugluktuk, Prince Leopold Island, Prince of Wales Island, Qaannaq, Sisimiut Coast, Smith Sound, Upernavik, Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven)
Cruise Details
A local boy carries the flag of Greenland.
$8,995
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Out of the Northwest Passage 2017

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Travel the enchanted NW route
  • Enjoy vibrant Inuit communities
  • Visit historic graves
  • Find and photograph Arctic wildlife
  • Explore Devon Island
  • Cruise the Ilulissat Icefjord
The Northwest Passage remains one of the world’s last true frontiers. Embark on the Ocean Endeavour for a 17-day voyage to the far reaches of the north. The crown jewel of Arctic expedition travel, a trip through the Northwest Passage leaves one forever changed.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Northwest Passage, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Cambridge Bay, Ilulissat, Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Kugluktuk, Lancaster Sound, Pond Inlet, Queen Maud Gulf, Uqsuqtuuq (Gjoa Haven)
Cruise Details
Sable Island
$2,595
Save 15%
EXPLORE

Sable Island

9 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • View the wild horses of Sable Isl.
  • See the rare Ipswich sparrow
  • Photograph rare plant species
  • Visit the world’s largest grey seal
  • Seek marine mammals in The Gully
Sable Island’s history includes shipwrecks and salvage; sealing and walrus hunting; rescue and research. Still, the horses remain the island’s most charismatic residents. Free to roam, they represent one of the world’s last wild equine populations and their spirited antics are truly a sight to behold. Embark on this unique 9-day adventure cruise!
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Atlantic Coast, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Sable Island, Saint Pierre, St. John's, The Gully Marine Protected Area
Cruise Details
Passengers: 198
Ship Type: Expedition Cruise Ship

Sailing with a maximum of 198-passengers, Ocean Endeavour is the perfect vessel for expedition cruising. Outfitted with twenty Zodiacs, advanced navigation equipment, multiple lounges and a top deck observation room, she is purpose-built for passenger experiences in remote environments. The Ocean Endeavour boasts a 1B ice class, enabling her to freely explore throughout the Arctic summer.

Launched in 1982, she has had numerous upgrades, most recently in 2010 and 2014. At 137 meters (450ft) in length, Ocean Endeavour has plenty of interior and exterior space. Enjoy multiple decks offering comfortable lounge chairs, outdoor dining, a swimming pool, sauna and even a hot tub! The spacious interiors allow for multiple workshops and presentations to occur simultaneously. Community is at the heart of Adventure Canada’s expedition experience. We gather together to learn, enjoy a drink, sing a song or share a yarn – connecting with one and other. The three lounges aboard Ocean Endeavour are fantastic public spaces for seminars, events and dialogue.

The Ocean Endeavour’s private spaces are stylish and comfortable. All cabins have private washroom facilities, a phone for internal calls, radio, TV and air-conditioning. There are a variety of cabin categories available, ranging from 9-30 m2 (100-310 sq ft).

Ocean Endeavour’s crew is experienced, and friendly. Her shallow draft and maneuverability allow her to access isolated fiords, bays and secluded communities. The stylish vessel is at home among the glorious settings we seek. Enjoy the class and comfort of a boutique hotel, while venturing to some of the world’s last great frontiers aboard the Ocean Endeavour!

Ship Amenities Include
*Expertise of expedition staff
*Onboard educational presentations
*Interactive workshops
*Evening entertainment
*All shipboard meals, including on-deck barbeque and afternoon tea
*24-hour coffee, tea, and snacks
*Hors d'ouevres and snacks during evening recaps
*24-hour documentary and film programming
*Fully stocked library
Ocean Endeavour - Cat 1 Quad
Quadruple - Category 1
Deck four. Interior cabin, four lower berths, private bath (separate shower room and powder room) - approx. 240 sq. ft.
Ocean Endeavour - Cat 2 Triple
Triple - Category 2
Deck four. Interior cabin, 3 lower berths, two private baths - approx. 200 sq. ft.
Interior Twin cabin on the Ocean Endeavour
Interior Twin - Category 3
Deck five. Interior cabin, 2 lower berths, private bath - approx. 125 sq. ft. (twin)/110 sq. ft. (single)
Exterior Twin Cabin on the Ocean Endeavour
Exterior Twin - Category 4
Deck four. Porthole window, unobstructed view, two lower berths, private bath - approx. 100 sq. ft. (twin)/90 sq. ft. (single)
Exterior Twin Cabin on the Ocean Endeavour
Main Twin - Category 5
Deck five. Picture window, unobstructed view, 2 lower berths, private bath - approx. 115 sq. ft.
Comfort Twin cabin on board Ocean Endeavour
Comfort Twin - Category 6
Deck four. Two portholes, views, two lower berths OR matrimonial bed- 175 sq.ft. Deck seven: picture window, partial view, two lower berths- 135 sq.ft. Deck eight: Picture windows, obstructed view, matrimonial bed, pvt. bath, fridge - 160 sq.ft.
Top Deck Twin on the Ocean Endeavour
Select Twin - Category 7
Deck five. Picture windows, unobstructed view, two lower berths OR matrimonial bed, approx. 190 sq. ft. and deck eight: oversize windows, partial obstruction, private bath, refrigerator - approx. 145 sq. ft.
Superior Twin on the Ocean Endeavour
Superior Twin - Category 8
Deck five. Two picture windows, view, two lower berths, sitting area- 210 sq.ft. Deck seven: forward-facing windows,view, matrimonial, private bath w/full tub- 180 sq.ft. Deck seven: picture windows, partial view, matrimonial, pvt bath, fridge - 160 sq.ft
Junion Suite on board the Ocean Endeavour
Junior Suite - Category 9
Deck five: picture windows, views, matrimonial bed, sitting area- approx. 270 sq. ft. Deck seven: forward-facing picture windows, views, matrimonial bed, private bath w/full tub, sitting area, private bath, refrigerator - approx. 290 sq. ft.
Suite on the Ocean Endeavour
Suite - Category 10
Deck seven. Forward-facing picture windows, unobstructed view, matrimonial bed, private bath with full tub, refrigerator - approx. 310 sq. ft.
Ocean Endeavour Deck Plan
Change & customize to make it yours.
Mary Curry
Mary C

We Love to Talk Travel

Call 1.800.344.6118
or
Chat Now
I could not be happier with my Adventure Life experience, from beginning to end. I travel a lot, and I think your company and personnel do an outstanding job. I truly appreciate your professionalism, attentiveness, and flexibility. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend your company and would be happy to serve as a reference.
Constance Block
These special offers are applicable only to new bookings.
Discounts are subject to availability, so contact us for more details.
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Jul 5
#4871
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Jun 25
#4870
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Jul 18
#4873
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Jun 5
#5037
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Jul 30
#5040
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Aug 22
#5041
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Sep 7
#5042
Early Bird Savings - Book by September 30 and save 15%.
2017 : Sep 23
#5043
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Jun 5
#5207
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Jun 25
#5208
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Jul 5
#5209
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Jul 18
#5210
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Jul 30
#5211
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Aug 22
#5212
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Sep 7
#5213
Solo Traveler Savings - Book a category 3-7 cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for availability.
2017 : Sep 23
#5214

Why Travel With Adventure Life

More Reasons
Us with our Maasai guide Dennis
Tailored to You
Tell us your travel interests, dreams and desires, then let our experts tailor the perfect trip for you!
Monks conversing in a Buddist temple
Peace of Mind
You can have confidence in our experts' dedication to traveler safety, comfort, & providing a seamless trip.
A pair of friendly sea lions
Responsible Travel
We are fully committed to low impact travel that not only preserves but gives back to the amazing places we visit.
A man photographs a King Penguin at only a few feet away.
Insider Access
Our personal expertise & experience, local partners in our destinations, & access to over 150 small ships are all invaluable to designing your unique journey.

Awards and Accolades

All News