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Spotting the continent of Antarctica
Antarctic Peninsula and Falkland Islands
Join this epic 16-day voyage to discover the iridescent colors of the Antarctic Peninsula's landscape. But save some film for the Falkland Islands, whose vast moors, grassy tussocks, undulating hills, and craggy coastline offer a breathtaking addition to …
  • 16 days
  • $9150 - $25300 USD
Ship:
Le Soleal
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising
Places:
Antarctica, South America, Weddell Sea, Uruguay, Argentina, Patagonia, Ushuaia, Saunders Island, Drake Passage, Montevideo, …
Glaciers and beautiful arctic tundra.
Spitsbergen and Bear Island
Explore the fascinating Arctic on this 5-day introductory cruise. Sail the fjords of Hornsund and the ports of Kvalrossbukta and Tromso. Keep your binoculars trained on the horizon to view whales and look skyward to witness the magnificent Northern …
  • 5 days
  • $1150 - $2100 USD
Ship:
MV Plancius
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Longyearbyen, Tromso, Kvalrossbukta
Explore the expansive National Parks of the Arctic
Norway to Iceland
Board the L'Austral on this 9-day polar journey to South-East Iceland. Created by numerous eruptions of the earth, Iceland deploys a remarkable rainbow of colors and landscapes. Explore its remote fjords, black sand beaches, petrified lava seas, …
  • 9 days
  • $6091 - $18571 USD
Ship:
L'Austral
Passions:
Whale Watching, Luxury & Indulgence, Expedition Cruising
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Iceland, Norway, Longyearbyen, Isafjordur, Reykjavik, Krossfjorden, Magdalenafjord, Grimsey Island, …
View the seal and cormorant colonies as you sail across the Beagle Channel
Roundtrip Ushuaia
Set sail in Patagonia on this 4-day cruise around Cape Horn and through Glacier Alley. View the magnificent blue glaciers of the region and hike through the pristine forests which overlook the sea.
  • 4 days
  • $1189 - $3338 USD
Ship:
MV Stella Australis
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Whale Watching, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Pia Glacier, Garibaldi Glacier
Interact with Magellan Penguins on Magdalena Island
Gauchos, Penguins & Glaciers
Explore the fascinating region of Patagonia on this 6-day land and sea tour. Roundtrip from Punta Arenas, this itinerary travels from King Penguin Park to Cape Horn, Aguila Glacier, and more.
  • 6 days
  • $1189 - $2679 USD
Ship:
MV Stella Australis
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Expedition Cruising, Whale Watching
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Magdalena Island, Wulaia Bay, Aguila Glacier, …
Zodiac tours to see glaciers.
Gauchos, Penguins & Glaciers
Embark on a 7-day cruise and land tour of Patagonia. Sail around the legendary Cape Horn, observe local gouchos, and explore the remote blue glaciers of this wild region.
  • 7 days
  • $1800 - $3246 USD
Ship:
MV Via Australis
Passions:
Whale Watching, History, Wildlife Watching, Expedition Cruising, Light Hiking
Places:
South America, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Cape Horn, Magdalena Island, Wulaia Bay, Pia Glacier, …
A traveler get up close and personal with a crowned lemur.
Voyage to Madagascar with Zanzibar, Comoros, Reunion & Mauritius
Spectacular scenery awaits throughout this Madagascar expedition with Zanzibar, Comoros, and Réunion. Combine the rugged Comoros Islands, the colorful chameleons and pristine coral reefs of Madagascar, and the volcanic peaks of Mauritius and Réunion for …
  • 16 days
  • $13980 - $20480 USD
Ship:
Island Sky
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Expedition Cruising, Whale Watching, Snorkeling
Places:
Africa, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Nosy Hara, Diego Suarez, Nosy Mangabe
Ride the gondola to Sugarloaf Mountain on your Brazil tour
Coastal Brazil and Uruguay
Combine the best of coastal Brazil on this fascinating 14-day cruise. Stop in the port cities of Montevideo, Rio Grande, Paraty, Rio de Janeiro, and more! Experience the rich culture and beautiful scenery as you sail the coast of Brazil.
  • 14 days
  • $9980 - $21680 USD
Ship:
Sea Adventurer (ZE)
Passions:
Whale Watching, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching, Expedition Cruising
Places:
South America, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Montevideo, Rio Grande, Ilhabela, Paraty, …
Charming port villiages
The Azores & Canary Islands
Explore the magnificent architecture, exotic markets, charming villages, dramatic scenery, island endemics, and a long and storied history off the coast of Africa on this 16-day cruise. The dramatic volcanic islands on this Azores expedition feature …
  • 16 days
  • $9980 - $21680 USD
Ship:
Sea Adventurer (ZE)
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Snorkeling, Wine Tasting, Whale Watching, Wildlife Watching, Light Hiking
Places:
Africa, Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Canary Islands, Azores, Lisbon, Cadiz, Casablanca, …
A group of puffins sit on the side of a cliff overlooking the ocean.
Wild Norway & Svalbard
Set sail from Norway to Svalbard on this 14-day Arctic cruise. Voyage through pristine landscapes and encounter the unique wildlife which calls the region home. Journey into remote fjords and bask in the area's peaceful beauty.
  • 15 days
  • $10980 - $23380 USD
Ship:
Sea Adventurer (ZE)
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Tromso, Bergen, Bear Island, Geiranger, Runde, …
The northern lights dance over the Arctic landscape
Far North Expedition
Board the L'Austral and set sail for the Far North, well beyond the Arctic Circle, to a legendary, highly coveted maritime route: the Northwest Passage. The only possible shipping route between the Atlantic and the Pacific, this 'roof of the world' is …
  • 22 days
  • $17760 - $47790 USD
Ship:
L'Austral
Passions:
Luxury & Indulgence, Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching
Places:
Asia, Arctic, North America, Canada, Pond Inlet, Beechey Island, Ilulissat, Kangerlussuaq, Upernavik, Fort Ross, …
A napping wlarus
Svalbard Photo Safari
Set sail in the Arctic on this Photo Safari Expedition aboard the M/S Stockholm. Arrive in Longyearbyen and join expert photographers on a thrilling circumnavigation of this Arctic archipelago.
  • 11 days
  • $9950 USD
Ship:
M/S Stockholm
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Photography, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Longyearbyen
A mother polar bear and her young relax on the Arctic landscape
Svalbard Polar Bear Expedition
Cruise around the beautiful and isolated Svalbard on this 11-day Polar Bear Expedition! Set sail from Longyearbyen and circumnavigate this Arctic archipelago, keeping a watchful eye on the horizon for whales and the ever-curious polar bear.
  • 11 days
  • $11800 USD
Ship:
M/S Stockholm
Passions:
Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Longyearbyen
Elephant seal on the coast
Marine Mammals of Antarctica
Seasoned guides have noticed year after year that, as the Antarctic summer comes to a close, the marine mammals come to life! Through a collaborative effort with the Marine laboratory of Duke University, Akademik Ioffe is excited to invite you on the …
  • 11 days
  • $6795 - $11995 USD
Ship:
Akademik Ioffe
Passions:
Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching
Places:
Antarctica, South America, Antarctic Peninsula, Argentina, Patagonia, Ushuaia, Drake Passage
An elephant seal trumpets in the midst of King Penguin chicks
Antarctic Marine Mammals
Seasoned guides have noticed year after year that as the Antarctic summer comes to a close, the marine mammals come to life! Through a collaborative effort with the Marine laboratory of Duke University, Akademik Sergey Vavilov is excited to invite you on …
  • 11 days
  • $6795 - $11995 USD
Ship:
Akademik Sergey Vavilov
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching
Places:
Antarctica, South America, Antarctic Peninsula, Argentina, Patagonia, Ushuaia, Drake Passage
Kayaking though the Alaskan mountains.
Ultimate Adventure
Ultimate Adventure - wilderness, wildlife, and exploration highlight this 14-night Alaska cruise. Itinerary highlights include: - Explore “wild and woolly” wilderness, glacial landscapes, old growth and rainforest - Kayaking, paddle boarding, and …
  • 15 days
  • $5695 - $10945 USD
Ship:
Wilderness Explorer
Passions:
Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Kayaking, Wildlife Watching
Places:
North America, Alaska, Frederick Sound, Misty Fjords National Monument, Endicott Arm, Ketchikan, Juneau, Wrangell Narrows, El Capitan, The Brothers Islands, …
Hiking through the mountains
Ultimate Coves & Passages
Expect adventure on this 15-day Ultimate Coves and Passages cruise. Begin in Ketchikan and sail for the remote shores of Tongass National Forest and Glacier Bay National Park, greeting orcas, seals, and birds as you sail.
  • 15 days
  • $4745 - $12145 USD
Ship:
Wilderness Discoverer
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising
Places:
North America, Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park, Tongass National Forest, Frederick Sound, Endicott Arm, Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Icy Strait, …
A bear sprints across the Alaskan landscape
Ultimate Coves & Passages
Expect adventure on this 15-day Ultimate Coves and Passages cruise. Begin in Ketchikan and sail for the remote shores of Tongass National Forest and Glacier Bay National Park, greeting orcas, seals, and birds as you sail.
  • 15 days
  • $6395 - $10995 USD
Ship:
Wilderness Explorer
Passions:
Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching
Places:
North America, Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park, Tongass National Forest, Frederick Sound, Endicott Arm, Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Icy Strait, …
Enjoying a hiking excursion in Alaska
Ultimate Bays & Fjords
Grab your camera and set out for adventure on this 15-day Alaskan cruise. Pristine landscape, untouched coves, and astounding wildlife will delight and entrance you as you sail alongside glaciers and icebergs.
  • 15 days
  • $5095 - $12145 USD
Ship:
Wilderness Discoverer
Passions:
Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching
Places:
North America, Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park, Frederick Sound, Misty Fjords National Monument, Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Wrangell Narrows, Wrangell, …
Pristine landscape found in Alaska
Ultimate Bays & Fjords
Grab your camera and set out for adventure on this 15-day Alaskan cruise. Pristine landscape, untouched coves, and astounding wildlife will delight and entrance you as you sail alongside glaciers and icebergs. Embrace the Alaskan wilderness as you cruise …
  • 15 days
  • $7595 - $10995 USD
Ship:
Wilderness Explorer
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Wildlife Watching, Light Hiking, Whale Watching
Places:
North America, Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park, Frederick Sound, Misty Fjords National Monument, Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Wrangell Narrows, Wrangell, …
15%-25% OFF
Colin and Eugene Hiking in Greenland
Greenland's Far North: Ultimate Thule
This exciting 15-day voyage explores in great depth Greenland's northern Thule region, as well as popular highlights along the western coast. Synonymous with "the True Greenland," Thule is revered for its untouched icescapes and sparsely populated Inuit …
  • 16 days
  • $8995 - $17495 USD
Ship:
Sea Explorer (QU)
Passions:
Light Hiking, Whale Watching, Expedition Cruising, Kayaking, Wildlife Watching
Places:
Arctic, Uummannaq, Ilulissat, Itilleq, Kangerlussuaq, Kap York (Cape York), Upernavik, Eqi Glacier, Sisimiut, Qaannaq, …
15%-25% OFF
A walrus pops up for to say hello
Spitsbergen Explorer: Wildlife Capital of the Arctic
If there is such a thing as a "classic Arctic" expedition cruise, this is it. Get all the best of Spitsbergen on this 11-day cruise, by exploring the western edge of the island and venturing to some northern outlying areas home to polar bears and Walrus. …
  • 11 days
  • $5995 - $11795 USD
Ship:
Sea Adventurer
Passions:
Expedition Cruising, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Longyearbyen, Hornsund, Smeerenburg, Monacobreen (Monaco Glacier)
15% OFF
Icebergs litter the seas throughout the Arctic
Crossing the Arctic Circle: Scotland to Norway
This mystical 14-day expedition cruise of the Northern Atlantic offers rich culture and wildlife experiences, including some rare opportunities to delight birders. Explore the medieval art and archeology of Britain's northernmost archipelagos of the …
  • 14 days
  • $7995 - $11495 USD
Ship:
Ocean Nova (QU)
Passions:
Wildlife Watching, Whale Watching, Kayaking, Light Hiking, Expedition Cruising
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Norway, Scotland, Fair Isle, Aberdeen, Tromso, Bergen, Lofoten Islands, Geiranger, …
15% OFF
Reykjavic sits along the sea in the Arctic
Ultimate Fire and Ice: Iceland Circumnavigation
This 12-day expedition around Iceland offers an in-depth exploration of a small island of geological extremes. Encounter unrivaled natural diversity, from volcanic landscapes to lava fields, ice sheets, gushing hot springs and cascading waterfalls. Your …
  • 12 days
  • $6995 - $9995 USD
Ship:
Ocean Nova (QU)
Passions:
Kayaking, Light Hiking, Wildlife Watching, Expedition Cruising, Whale Watching
Places:
Arctic, Europe, Iceland, Isafjordur, Reykjavik, Akureyri, Heimaey Island, Grundarfjordur, Husavik, Seydisfjordur, …