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Colorful fish
$19,980
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Tahiti to Easter Island: Marquesas, Tuamotus & Pitcairns

19 Day Itinerary aboard Caledonian Sky
  • Photograph the exquisite Marquesas
  • View Easter Island's moai statues
  • Meet the residents of tiny Pitcairn
  • Visit all four Pitcairn Islands
  • Enjoy excellent snorkeling & diving
  • Step ashore to exuberant welcomes
Beyond the typical Polynesian splendor, one may delve deeper, to find aquamarine lagoons affording the world’s most dazzling snorkeling and diving, an intriguing Easter Island tour, and the sky-piercing volcanoes of the Marquesas. Join this 20-day sailing from Tahiti to Easter Island aboard the Caledonian Sky for your own taste of paradise.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Chile, Easter Island, South America, South Pacific, Ducie Island, Gambier Islands, Mangareva, Marquesas Islands, Papeete, Pitcairn Islands, Pukarua, Tuamotu Islands
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Darwin, Australia
$9,850
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Australia's Hidden Treasure

11 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Discoverer
  • Visit Montgomery Reef
  • Discover Kimberley's rock art
  • Look for unique bird species
  • See King George's twin falls
  • See Mitchell Falls from helicopter
Thundering waterfalls, plunging gorges, Aboriginal rock art, deserted beaches, a plethora of wildlife and fewer people per square mile than almost any other place on earth — The Kimberley is one of Australia’s hidden treasures. This vast area located in Australia’s North West is three times the size of England and three-fifths the size of Texas — and much of it is accessible only by boat.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Fishing, Helicopter Tour
Places: Asia, Australia, Indonesia, South Pacific, Broome, Darwin, Fursui, Kimberley Coast, Wyndham
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A beautiful view of Milford Sound.
$14,980
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Sub-Antarctic Islands of New Zealand

16 Day Itinerary aboard Caledonian Sky
  • Visit remote sub-Antarctic islands
  • Observe albatross & penguin species
  • Cruise through scenic sounds
  • Step ashore on Ulva Island
One of the few operators allowed to travel the far-flung isles of the Tasman Sea, join the Caledonian Sky on a 16-day journey through the Sub-Antarctic Islands of New Zealand, as well as Macquarie Island. Observe several albatross species, huge colonies of penguins, and island endemics including melodious bellbirds and red-crowned parakeets.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica, New Zealand, South Pacific, Campbell Island, Doubtful Sound, Dunedin, Dusky Sound, Enderby Island, Macquarie Island, Milford Sound, Queenstown, Stewart Island, The Snares
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South Pacific shoreline
$14,980
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Faces of Polynesia: Fiji to Tahiti

15 Day Itinerary aboard Caledonian Sky
  • Enjoy Polynesian hospitality
  • Witness Tonga's unique heritage
  • Search for rare and endemic birds
  • Snorkel or dive nearly every day
  • Photograph lush islands & beaches
Your journey through a South Pacific paradise includes fabled Fiji and Tahiti while also immersing you in the incredible natural beauty and friendly peoples of lesser-traveled Tonga, Wallis & Futuna, and Cook Islands.
Activities: Beach Time, Expedition Cruises, History, Rainforest Exploration, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Places: Fiji, South Pacific, Aitutaki, Bora Bora, Futuna, Nadi, Neiafu, Niue, Palmerston, Papeete, Taveuni
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A beautiful ocean view.
$10,500
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Birding Down Under

19 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Visit the best islands for birding
  • See the Albatross Latitudes
  • Marvel at diverse seabird colonies
  • Learn about the islands' ecologies
Embark the Spirit of Enderby for a 19-day birding extravaganza. Visit isolated islands that host some of the most diverse and unique bird species in the world. To get a closer look at these islands and their wildlife, enjoy excursions in Zodiac dinghies and explore further with shore landings.
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica, New Zealand, South Pacific, Antipodes Island, Campbell Island, Carnley Harbor, Dunedin, Enderby Island, Invercargill, Macquarie Island, Rangatira (South East Island), The Bounty Islands, The Snares, Waitangi
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Traveler photographing the unique plant life.
$6,600
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Macquarie Island Expedition: Galapagos of the Southern Ocean

13 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Explore Macquarie Island
  • Venture on Zodiac excursions
  • View a vast array of endemic birds
  • Appreciate the rich biodiversity
  • Enjoy additional discovery by kayak
Embark on the Spirit of Enderby for a 13-day exploration of the subantarctic islands the Snares, Auckland's, Macquarie, and Campbell. The rich biodiversity of these islands provide ample opportunity to watch and photograph unique wildlife. Expert naturalists aboard the ship provide a wealth of information as they guide you through the islands.
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Campbell Island, Carnley Harbor, Enderby Island, Invercargill, Macquarie Island, Port of Bluff, The Snares
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Sunrise over Mount Kinabalu
$8,410
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Between Papua & Indonesia

18 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore Raja Ampat, a UNESCO site
  • Visit ethnic villages and peoples
  • Enjoy Sandakan's orangutans
  • Venture out daily via Zodiac dinghy
Join this 18-day voyage aboard L'Austral on a one-of-a-kind cruise to the heart of the Asian archipelagos from Port Vila, capital of Vanuatu, to Kota Kinabalu, Borneo.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Bunaken National Marine Park, Honiara, Jayapura, Kennedy Island, Kota Kinabalu, Mbike Island, Port Vila, Efate, Rabaul, Raja Ampat, Sandakan, Santa Ana Island, Sepik River
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Albatrosses squack at the sky.
$22,300
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In the Wake of Scott & Shackleton

30 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Shokalskiy
  • Visit the Ross Sea region
  • Experience nature on a grand scale
  • View relics of early exploration
  • Observe penguins, seals, and whales
Embark the Akademik Shokalskiy for an unforgettable 30-day Antarctica expedition cruise. Discover one of the most fascinating and remote places on the planet. Guided by expert naturalists and skilled navigators, explore the frozen landscapes and observe the wildlife that calls Antarctica home.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica, New Zealand, Ross Sea, South Pacific, Auckland Islands, Campbell Island, Christchurch, Invercargill, Macquarie Island, Port of Bluff, The Snares
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A single penguin on Antarctica.
$20,000
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In the Wake of Scott & Shackleton

30 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Visit the Ross Sea region
  • Experience nature on a grand scale
  • View relics of early exploration
  • Observe penguins, seals, and whales
  • Enjoy shore landings on islands
Embark the Spirit of Enderby for an unforgettable 30-day Antarctica expedition cruise. Discover one of the most fascinating and remote places on the planet. Guided by expert naturalists and skilled navigators, explore the frozen landscapes and observe the wildlife that calls Antarctica home.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica, New Zealand, Ross Sea, South Pacific, Auckland Islands, Campbell Island, Invercargill, Macquarie Island, Port of Bluff, The Snares
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Travelers trek across the arctic landscape.
$16,000
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East Antarctica: In the Wake of Mawson

27 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Shokalskiy
  • Explore remote East Antarctica
  • Experience Mawson's Hut
  • See penguins on Macquarie island
  • Zodiac cruise rugged coastlines
  • Pass the Antarctic Circle
Channel your inner explorer as you follow in the footsteps of Sir Douglas Mawson on this 27-day expedition cruise into the heart of East Antarctica. Along the way, visit Subantarctic islands, bird and wildlife watch, and discover relics of Mawson's early expedition.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica, New Zealand, South Pacific, Auckland Islands, Campbell Island, Commonwealth Bay Antarctica, Invercargill, Macquarie Island, Port of Bluff, The Snares
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A local man of the South Pacific
$8,450
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Corals, Carvings and Cloves

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Discoverer
  • Snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef
  • See an Asmat canoe flotilla
  • Immerse yourself in Asmat culture
  • See the traditional Pasola fight
On this voyage from Australia’s Great Barrier Reef to Papua, the Banda Islands and the Lesser Sunda Islands see a variety of corals and fish. Each village or island visited has a different approach to culture and traditions. This voyage is sure to be an interesting kaleidoscope of culture and nature.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Asia, Australia, Bali, Indonesia, South Pacific, Agats, Alor Island, Banda Neira, Benoa, Cairns, Kodi, Little Boydong Reef, Lizard Island, Savu Island, Thursday Island, Watubela Islands
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Cultural buildings of Indonesia
$14,980
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Indonesia: Raja Ampat & Asmat Villages

17 Day Itinerary aboard Caledonian Sky
  • Snorkel or dive Raja Ampat
  • Spend two days in the Asmat
  • Tour West Papua's coastline
  • Search for resident birds and wildl
  • Visit historical Ternate Island
From Bunaken National Marine Park—where you can snorkel and dive with rainbow-hued tropical fish—to the Raja Ampat archipelago—home to the world’s richest variety of marine life—this is an incredibly immersive 17-day exploration of Indonesia. Venture by Zodiac to remote beaches and visit tucked-away fishing villages.
Activities: Adventure Options, Beach Time, Expedition Cruises, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Places: Asia, Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, South Pacific, Agats, Aiduma Island, Asmat Villages, Brisbane, Bunaken National Marine Park, Manado, Mommon Peninsula, Port Moresby, Raja Ampat, Singapore, Ternate Island, Thursday Island
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A lone fisherman off the coast of the Philippines
$6,920
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From the Philippines to Japanese Coasts

15 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit the capital city Manila
  • Explore the island of Coron
  • Discover the Shuri-jo Castle
  • View 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Leaving from Malaysia on this 15-day voyage, L’Austral takes you to the Philippines and Japan. Along the way, encounter idyllic islands, white-sand beaches, limestone cliffs, lush mangroves, zen gardens, and age-old temples.
Activities: Expedition Cruises
Places: Coron Island, Hiroshima, Kota Kinabalu, Manila, Naha, Osaka, Puerto Princesa
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Children of the Philippines
$16,980
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Asia's Subtropical Isles: Philippines, Taiwan & Japan

18 Day Itinerary aboard Caledonian Sky
  • Experience Filipino hospitality
  • Witness vibrant Taipei
  • Snorkel or dive in crystal waters
  • Photograph the iconic scarlet tori
  • Discover Kyoto's cultural treasures
Leave Asia’s skyscrapers and hectic pace behind for stunning beaches, fantastical caves, and primeval forests. The subtropical islands of the Philippines, Taiwan, and Japan float like jewels upon the Pacific, offering precious treasures for adventurers to discover. 
Activities: Expedition Cruises, History, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling
Places: Asia, South Pacific, Kobe, Kyoto, Manila, Naoshima, Osaka
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Diving in Papua New Guinea
$8,445
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West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience the Spice Islands
  • Explore Raja Ampat's reefs
  • Snorkel through Tomorol Cave
  • Search for whale sharks
Mysterious Papua New Guinea is one of the last great wilderness areas on Earth and there is simply no better way to experience these magical lands than aboard the small ship Coral Discoverer. Embark in Biak for an outstanding 12-night South Pacific expedition and discover the cultures and scenic beauty of Papua New Guinea.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Banda Neira, Biak, Cenderawasih, Darwin, Misool, Raja Ampat, Wayag Island
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Machu Picchu Clouds
$13,995
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South America Grand

34 Day Itinerary
  • Observe toucans and macaws
  • Snorkel among Galapagos marine life
  • Watch water flood over Iguazu Falls
  • Hike to the spires of El Paine
Explore the best of South America on this month long adventure that begins in Ecuador and ends in Chile. This itinerary includes it all from snorkeling, hiking, and searching for wildlife to cultural immersion, food tasting, and history. Diverse and full of activities this vacation is sure to delight!
Activities: Biking, Cooking Class, Expedition Cruises, Fishing, History, Kayaking, Land, Local Market, Rainforest Exploration, Snorkeling, Trekking & Hiking, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Amazon, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Easter Island, Ecuador, Galapagos, Patagonia, Peru, South America, South Pacific, Buenos Aires, Coca, Cusco, EcoCamp, Foz do Iguacu, Lima, Machu Picchu Pueblo, Otavalo, Perito Moreno Glacier, Punta Arenas, Quito, Rio de Janeiro, Sacha Lodge, Sacred Valley, Santiago, Torres del Paine
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Surfacing Humback Whales
$25,700
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Ross Sea Antarctic Odyssey

32 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Sail along the Ross Ice Shelf
  • Visit the U.S. McMurdo Station
  • See vast Adélie penguin colonies
  • Follow the routes of past explorers
Beginning in Ushuaia, Argentina embark on this epic 32-day expedition cruise of Antarctica aboard the Ortelius. Cruise across the Drake Passage, along the Antarctic Peninsula, into the Ross sea, and north through the Southern Ocean stopping to explore islands along the way.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Helicopter Tour, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, New Zealand, Ross Sea, South Pacific, Antarctic Polar Circle, Campbell Island, Drake Passage, Invercargill, Peter I Island, Port of Ushuaia
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