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Playful Polar bears
$8,890
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Polar Bear Mother & Newborn Cubs Photo Safari

10 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Churchill´s museum and park
  • Observe polar bear mothers and cubs
  • Enjoy dog sledding in Churchill
  • Witness the legendary aurora lights
Be one of only a few hundred in the world to see newborn polar bear cubs emerge from their den. Experience the best polar bear viewing at close proximity on this 10-day Arctic expedition, and look for ptarmigans, arctic foxes, and caribou. At nighttime, enjoy unique views of the legendary aurora borealis!
Activities: Adventure Options, Land, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Chesnaye, Churchill, Wapusk National Park, Winnipeg
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Brown Bear sow with cubs fishing for pink salmon.
$5,890
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Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Lion
  • View orca & humpback whales
  • Cruise glacially carved fjords
  • See glaciers calving
  • Hike & kayak the Inian Islands
See the iconic wildlife—whales, bears and eagles—amid secluded coves and towering forests. Explore massive glaciers, kayak scenic coastlines, and see the hidden wonders of Alaska. This 8-day voyage is crafted to offer you the most in-depth experience of Alaska possible.
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Alaska, North America, United States, Frederick Sound, Glacier Bay National Park, Icy Strait, Inian Islands, Juneau, Petersburg, Sitka, Tracy Arm
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Scenic Landscape
$4,750
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Columbia & Snake Rivers Journey: Harvests, History & Landscapes

7 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Lion
  • Bike or walk along the river
  • Zodiak or kayak the Palouse River
  • Jet boat through Hells Canyon
  • Explore the Lewis & Clark Refuge
Each 7-day sailing along the Columbia and Snake Rivers is crafted to offer a panoramic experience of the region's history, harvests, and landscapes. Expect daily discoveries and up-close encounters with the beauty and richness of the region.
Activities: Biking, Kayaking, River Cruises, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Places: Astoria, Clarkston, Columbia River Gorge, Hood River, Portland, The Dalles
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Polar bear and cub
$7,995
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Polar Bear Migration Fly-in Photo Safari

7 Day Itinerary
  • Stay in a bear-proof cabin
  • Observe and photograph polar bears
  • Enjoy daily guided hikes
  • Delight in magical northern lights
Get as close to polar bears in the wild as possible so that you can literally walk with them in their natural environment. Join this 7-day expedition, considered one of the best polar bear tours. Follow the path that polar bears take when they migrate in search of the first sea ice to form on the bay.
Activities: Photography Seminars, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Arviat, Churchill, Winnipeg
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New Orleans - Splendor of the South
$2,299
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Splendors of the South

6 Day Itinerary aboard MS Louisiane
  • Hop on a streetcar in New Orleans
  • Stroll through Oak Alley Plantation
  • Get lost in antebellum Natchez
  • Sip a pre-dinner aperitif
Embark on this 6-day round-trip cruise from New Orleans. Along the way, visit the majestic Oak Alley plantation, lined by 28 massive oaks more than 300 years old. Before the journey ends, be sure to take time to explore New Orleans where the scent of Creole dishes and the strains of jazz mingle within stately French Quarter homes.
Activities: River Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Urban Exploration
Places: Natchez, New Orleans
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A local boy carries the flag of Greenland.
$8,995
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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)
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Enjoy a tasting at a local winery.
$3,995
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Ameritage Rivers of Wine

8 Day Itinerary aboard SS Legacy
  • Enjoy Springhouse Cellar's wine
  • Visit Walla Walla´s vineyards
  • Relax with onboard wine tasting
  • Explore Terra Blanca´s vineyards
Joined by a guest wine expert, learn about the Columbia River's history on this 8-day wine cruise. Swirl a glass of award-winning varietals at Maryhill Winery and discover this scenic winery. Sail towards the Pacific coast and stroll along the dramatically picturesque shores of Cannon Beach.
Activities: River Cruises, Wine Tasting
Places: Columbia River Gorge, Portland, Richland, The Dalles
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Houmas House, Louisiana
$3,299
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Antebellum Style

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Louisiane
  • Amble along New Orleans's streets
  • Linger at the Oak Alley Plantation
  • Climb aboard the USS Kidd
  • Appreciate the magnolia blossoms
Board the MS Louisiane for an 8-day Antebellum Style cruise from New Orleans. Stroll at the Oak Alley Plantation and spend two days exploring Natchez´s antebellum buildings, one of America's most historically significant national treasures. Sail back to New Orleans, and on your way south visit Houmas House, a popular site for dream weddings.
Activities: River Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Urban Exploration
Places: Natchez, New Orleans
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Sailing the Mississippi River
$1,199
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The Great River Road

4 Day Itinerary aboard MS Louisiane
  • Explore New Orleans at your leisure
  • Discover Huomas House plantations
  • Stroll the Oak Alley Plantation
Spend 4 days cruising the Mississippi River on a shorter getaway epitomizing the essence of the fascinating American South. Choose between a visit to an impressive Aquarium or the World War II Museum in New Orleans, and indulge your senses listening to Jazz on Bourbon Street. Tour the grand Houmas House and visit the majestic Oak Alley Plantation.
Activities: River Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Urban Exploration
Places: New Orleans
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Beautiful artic mountains at sunset.
$4,995
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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
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Take a zodiac tour to see polar bears.
$6,495
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Pathways to Franklin

10 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Discover Franklin's voyage
  • Observe the multitude of wildlife
  • Land at historic maritime sites
  • View polar bears in Conningham Bay
Discover the dramatic history of early polar exploration. Trace the route of Sir John Franklin's ill-fated voyage to find the Northwest Passage. Encounter a multitude of wildlife on this 10-day expedition cruise through the Arctic.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Photography, Trekking & Hiking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Canada, North America, Northwest Passage, Beechey Island, Coningham Bay, Fort Ross, Prince Leopold Island, Resolute, Somerset Island
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Caribou antler laying on ground of Baffin Island
$9,350
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North Atlantic Adventure

16 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Cruise among floating icebergs
  • Learn about Inuit culture
  • Visit Torngat National Park
  • See polar bears
Float effortlessly amidst nature’s works of art in ice and stone, and experience European culture meshed with Inuit tradition.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Atlantic Coast, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Akpatok Island, Cap-aux-Meules, Ilulissat, Iqaluit, Kangerlussuaq, L'Anse aux Meadows, Lower Savage Islands, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saqqaq, Sisimiut, St. John's, Torngat Mountains National Park, Woody Point
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A beautiful arctic reflection.
$8,995
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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
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Vineyards as far as the eye can see.
$3,695
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Rivers of Wine

8 Day Itinerary aboard SS Legacy
  • Visit five Washington & Oregon AVAs
  • Learn about Washington´s diversity
  • Visit Maryhill Winery´s vineyard
  • Enjoy an evening wine extravaganza
Pull out the corks for this winery tour through the Columbia River aboard the S.S. Legacy. Visit five AVAs, several wineries, and taste the best wine and champagne in the top ten wine regions in the world. Enjoy on-board tasting and presentations by your wine host.
Activities: River Cruises, Wine Tasting
Places: Columbia River Gorge, Portland, The Dalles
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Traveler on a glacier tour of Alaska.
$3,490
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Alaska's Glacier Bay & Island Adventure

8 Day Itinerary aboard Admiralty Dream
  • Explore Saginaw Bay
  • Visit Petersburg, a Norweigian town
  • Scout for humpback whales
  • Sail along Tracy Arm & Glacier Bay
Board the Admiralty Dream for an 8-day Southeast Alaska cruise spotting beautiful landscapes, amazing wildlife, and intriguing native culture. Sail to Saginaw Bay, Frederick Sound, Tracy Arm Fjord, Orca Pt. Lodge, Glacier Bay National Park, plus rare out-of-the-way places like Petersburg.
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Petersburg, Sitka, Tracy Arm
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Keep your eyes out for polar bears on your Arctic voyage
$6,495
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Canada to Greenland: Baffin Bay Explorer

13 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Adventurer
  • Explore the Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Visit beautiful Sam Ford Fjord
  • View polar bears & Arctic wildlife
  • Visit traditional settlements
On this 13-day Arctic expedition, cruise from Iqaluit, Nunavut to Kangerslussuaq, Greenland on the Sea Adventurer. Admire the ruggedness and unparalleled beauty of these remote and otherwise inaccessible islands. View Arctic wildlife, such as walrus and possibly polar bears, and interact with Greenlandic and Inuit locals.
Activities: Wildlife Viewing
Places: Arctic, Asia, Baffin Island, Canada, Europe, Greenland, Iceland, North America, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Cumberland Peninsula, Eqip Sermia, Ilulissat, Iqaluit, Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Kekerten Island, Monumental Island, Ottawa, Pangirtung, Uummannaq
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Memphis, Tennessee
$4,599
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Southern Spirit

10 Day Itinerary aboard MS Louisiane
  • Tour Oak Alley's Big House
  • Visit antebellum Natchez buildings
  • Explore the Winterville Mounds
  • Stroll along Beale Street
Sail the Mississippi River on this Southern cruise from New Orleans to Memphis aboard the luxury MS Louisiane. Visit the antebellum Oak Alley Plantation, lunch at Stanton Hall in Natchez, and visit the Vicksburg National Military Park. Finish your voyage in Memphis with a visit to the Stax Museum of Soul Music and the Rock 'n' Soul Museum.
Activities: River Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Urban Exploration
Places: Baton Rouge, Natchez, New Orleans, Vicksburg
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Norway wildlife
$13,364
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Land of the Caribou

16 Day Itinerary aboard MS Spitsbergen
  • Explore St. John's, Newfoundland
  • Visit Gros Morne National Park
  • See original Viking artifacts
  • View caribou herds
  • Tour Narsaq
On this 16-day voyage aboard the MS Spitsbergen, see stunning scenery and exotic wildlife. Along the way, visit places where you can see remarkable archaeological remains and gain insight into the very interesting history of the Vikings.
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Battle Harbor, Copenhagen, Gros Morne National Park, L'Anse aux Meadows, Narsasuaq, Red Bay, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, St. John's, Torngat Mountains National Park
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