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Does this penguin have an itch?
$11,300
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Across the Antarctic Circle

Fly-Sail Cruise - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cross the Antarctic Circle
  • Take a Zodiac cruise
  • Tour scientific research stations
  • Dive and snorkel in the Antarctic
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Crossing the geographical milestone of the Antarctic Circle is a moment to celebrate, and we do so with enthusiasm. In this frozen area of extraordinary beauty, powerful orcas and leopard seals patrol the waters, while ethereal snow petrels grace the skies against a backdrop of bristling mountain …
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The sun sets over polar mountains
$12,300
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Across the Antarctic Circle

Ushuaia - Ushuaia - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cross the Antarctic Circle
  • Take a Zodiac cruise
  • Tour scientific research stations
  • Dive and snorkel in the Antarctic
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Crossing the geographical milestone of the Antarctic Circle is a moment to celebrate, and we do so with enthusiasm. In this frozen area of extraordinary beauty, powerful orcas and leopard seals patrol the waters, while ethereal snow petrels grace the skies against a backdrop of bristling mountain …
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Penguins on a rocky beach in Antarctica.
$10,300
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Antarctic Explorer

Fly-Sail Cruise - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Enjoy the peninsula
  • Experience polar diving/snorkelling
  • Tour scientific research stations
  • Zodiac cruise
Activities:
Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 12-day Fly-Sail itinerary features the best of Antarcticaand allows for more exploration, with only one crossing of the Drake Passage. Get up close with iridescent icebergs, vast colonies of Adelie and gentoo penguins, as well as islands that are alive with leopard seals busy with courtship, …
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Polar research station
$10,300
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Antarctic Explorer

Fly-Sail Cruise - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Enjoy the peninsula
  • Experience polar diving/snorkeling
  • Tour scientific research stations
  • Zodiac cruise
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This Fly/Sail itinerary features the best of Antarcticaand allow for more exploration, with only one crossing of the Drake Passage. Get up close with iridescent icebergs, vast colonies of Adelie and gentoo penguins, as well as islands that are alive with leopard seals busy with courtship, bustling …
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Stunning landscapes
$8,900
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Antarctic Explorer

Fly-Fly - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Enjoy the peninsula
  • Experience polar diving/snorkeling
  • Tour scientific research stations
  • Zodiac cruise
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This fly cruise itinerary features the best of Antarcticaand allows for more exploration, by flying over the Drake Passage both directions. Get up close with iridescent icebergs, vast colonies of Adelie and gentoo penguins, as well as islands that are alive with leopard seals busy with courtship, …
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Walrus
$13,500
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Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland

23 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Take a Zodiac cruise
  • Explore Scoresby Sund
  • Indulge in the Inuit communities
  • Explore Spitsbergen
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This combination of the popular Arctic itineraries (Spitsbergen Odyssey and Jewels of the Arctic) will allow you to experience the best of the European Arctic over 23-days. Starting on Spitsbergen, you’ll explore its coastline of calving glaciers, towering bird cliffs and pack ice and spot …
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Walruses relaxing in the water
$11,900
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Arctic Discovery

21 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Look out for wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise around Trollfjord
  • Visit Jan Mayen island
  • Tour Scoresbysund
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This voyage combines remote wilderness with remote urbanity giving you a genuine glimpse of life in the Arctic. Kayakin small bays witnessing calving glaciers, marvel at sculpted icebergs, the world'slargest fjord, volcanoes, polar bears, reindeer, musk ox and Inuit communities.This expedition …
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Small penguin families
$11,900
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Christmas in Antarctica

13 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail down Beagle Channel
  • Kayak alongside penguins
  • View ice-clad mountains
  • Celebrate Christmas in Antarctica
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
‘Tis the season . . . to be in Antarctica! Enjoy the ultimate White Christmas on a special celebratory season voyage. Penguin chicks hatch, skuas are on alert, and late-bloomers try to finish off their nests. With 24 hours of daylight, we pack in continental landings, visits to historic sites …
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Colorful tree frog of Costa Rica
$5,400
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Costa Rica and Panama Canal

12 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cross the Panama Canal
  • Enjoy warm welcome in Emberá Mogue
  • Meet unique birds
  • Discover Colombia's beauty
  • Soak up the colonial splendor
Activities:
Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take the opportunity to explore Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia & the Panama Canal on this 11-day cruise aboard Greg Mortimer. Hike through virgin rainforest, look out for acrobatic dolphin pods, swim and snorkel in splendid isolation where the jungle meets the ocean, Zodiac cruise upriver to meet …
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A polar bear leaps across ice floes
$9,000
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Franz Josef Land Explorer

15 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Photograph Champ Island
  • Cruise beneath Cape Flora
  • Visit Nansen's winter camp
  • Search for whales
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience a rare chance to discover the wondrous islands of Franz Josef Land on the inaugural Franz Josef Land voyage. From Murmansk, cross the Barents Sea to a world few have seen. Enter the Russian Arctic National Park and watch for polar bears, whales, walrus and seals. Enjoy long tundra walks …
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Bearded seal in Svalbard, Norway
$13,900
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High Arctic Adventurer

25 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Cruise around Svalbard
  • Photograph wildlife
  • Zodiac beneath sea cliffs
  • Encounter polar bears
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Combine Svalbard Odysseyand Franz Josef Land Explorerinto one adventure for a complete exploration of the High Arctic. Enjoy peak summer in Svalbard, with 24-hour daylight. long tundra walks, reindeer, spectacular bird cliffs, and polar bears. Dog sled or fish in Longyearbyen, then sail for wild …
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Reflection of colorful houses in Greenland
$12,700
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Inuit Arctic & Beyond

21 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Enjoy thrilling Zodiac cruises
  • Hike through remote Inuit land
  • See the remain of Viking settlement
  • See the Aurora Borealis
  • Explore Torngat Mountains
  • Kayak amongst fjords and glaciers
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From the world’s youngest volcano to some of the oldest rocks found anywhere on Earth, you’ll encounter traditional Inuit communities whose strong cultures have remained relatively unchanged for tens of thousands of years and discover the history and hear stories about ancient Viking …
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Exploring Greenland
$8,400
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Jewels of the Arctic

15 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail along East Greenland
  • Tour along Scoresby Sund
  • Indulge in Inuit communities
  • Enjoy viewing wildlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
One of the most-anticipated voyages each year, the Jewels of the Arctic will change you forever: while cruising the icy waters of the Greenland Sea between Norway and Iceland, keep an eye out for whales, sea ice and countless sea birds. Your days will be jam-packed with once-in-a-lifetime moments: …
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Sea lions in Beagle Channel
$7,000
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Patagonia & Chilean Fjords

14 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Revel along the Beagle Channel
  • Tour Torres del Paine National Park
  • Watch whales migrating
  • Discover the UNESCO heritage
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Greg Mortimer on this 14-day voyage towards Chile while exploring some of the world’s most spectacular and diverse scenery, with a unique combination of wine country, dazzling Andean landscapes, and tantalizing cuisine. On this voyage, you will traverse the narrows and fjords in …
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Salisbury Plain, South Georgia
$18,800
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South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey

21 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Visit Point Wild
  • Discover South Georgia
  • Lookout for wondrous wildlife
  • Watch for whale-sightings
Activities:
Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Summer comes to South Georgia’s remote, untamed landscape like a freight train. Famed for its abandoned whaling stations and Shackleton’s heroic journey, South Georgia is home to millions of fur seals and penguins, wallows of elephant seals, and nesting albatross. We arrive at the …
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Seal relaxing on shore
$10,500
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Spirit of Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • See penguin colonies
  • Zodiac cruise
  • Kayak or camp ashore
  • Explore Antarctic marine life
Activities:
Adventure Options, Camping, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Skiing, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Antarctic adventures are best-enjoyed midsummer when near-midnight sun powers an explosion of life along the shore and brightens the thought of camping out, the early alpine climbing starts or extended kayaking trips. Penguin highways are busy with traffic as parents hurry to fatten chicks and …
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A polar bear takes a wintery nap
$6,600
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Svalbard Odyssey

Longyearbyen to Longyearbyen - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail along Spitsbergen
  • Sport wildlife
  • Photograph the Arctic
  • Explore abandoned whaling stations
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Scuba Diving, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. Explore the coastline, with no open sea crossings, against a backdrop of spectacular glacier covered peaks. You will discover deep fjords in the west; mysterious, fossil-rich desert plains in the east; and …
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A walrus sunbathes on the ice
$6,600
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Svalbard Odyssey

Longyearbyen to Kirkenes - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Sail along Spitsbergen
  • Sport wildlife
  • Photograph the Arctic
  • Explore abandoned whaling stations
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Scuba Diving, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Revel in the diversity of the Svalbard Island and sail into the kingdom of the polar bear. Explore the coastline, with no open sea crossings, against a backdrop of spectacular glacier-covered peaks. You will discover deep fjords in the west; mysterious, fossil-rich desert plains in the east; and …
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Travelers enjoying a zodiac cruise during an Antartctic cruise
$11,900
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Wild Antarctica

13 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Visit fossil fields
  • Capture Antarctic light
  • Delight in watching penguins
  • Watch for wildlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Welcome to the ice factory! Thanks to vast ice shelves that calve monstrous tabular icebergs, waters rich in krill and otherworldly landscapes, the Weddell Sea is one of Antarctica's most unique regions. Our new expedition ship,Greg Mortimer,is ice-strengthened to take you comfortably between …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Apr 2512Costa Rica and Panama Canal
Oct 3011Spirit of Antarctica
Nov 0911Spirit of Antarctica
Nov 1911Spirit of Antarctica
Dec 1713Christmas in Antarctica
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 1612Antarctic Explorer
Jan 2511Antarctic Explorer
Feb 0312Across the Antarctic Circle
Feb 1411Across the Antarctic Circle
Feb 2411Antarctic Explorer
Mar 0313Wild Antarctica
Mar 1421South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey
Apr 0214Patagonia & Chilean Fjords
Jun 2211Svalbard Odyssey
Jul 0211Svalbard Odyssey
Jul 0225High Arctic Adventurer
Jul 1215Franz Josef Land Explorer
Jul 2615Jewels of the Arctic
Aug 0923Arctic Complete - Spitsbergen, Greenland & Iceland
Aug 3121Arctic Discovery
Sep 2321Inuit Arctic & Beyond
Max Passengers: 120
Ship Type: Expedition Cruise Ship

Not only is the Greg Mortimer bigger to contend with adverse weather conditions, its added creature comforts make for a more enjoyable journey out on the open ocean. The Greg Mortimer remains true to the ethos and focus of multiple landings, flexible itineraries and family atmosphere – just with an improved home base!  From the European Arctic to the depths of Antarctica, and other far-flung destinations in-between, the Greg Mortimer will make your journey a breeze!

Although there is no doubt that you'll love the aesthetics of the Greg Mortimer, you are are really traveling to admire the spectacular landscape and spot the elusive wildlife in their natural habitat. To ensure you get the best views possible, the new ship features unique viewing platforms, custom-built for the Greg Mortimer. 

Regardless of your destination,  a number of additional activities are offered to allow you to see more of the environment. From kayaking and diving to climbing and ski touring, it's these optional activities that often leave the biggest impression on your trip as a whole. Onboard the Greg Mortimer, there is a spacious prep and loading platform for these activities and more – designed in consultation with expert activity guides.

Safety is always a critical element of polar cruising, with the Greg Mortimer featuring the most up-to-date and concise safety technology. This starts with the return-to-port equipment – not compulsory on a ship of this size – which duplicates the propulsion system. This enables the ship to maintain operating systems and comfort in the event of engine failure. Furthermore, the Greg Mortimer is Polar Code 6 compliant, holds BV class and is fully compliant with the latest SOLAS requirements. It's also built with a Rolls Royce stabiliser system. If there's an incident or accident during your adventure, the ship has an on-board, fully-stocked medical center – where the trained medical team can provide necessary treatment in a timely fashion. 

Accomodations: 

After a long day exploring the wonders of your destination, you need somewhere where you can simply relax and take a break from real life. 

The Greg Mortimer is the perfect place to take five and recuperate after exploring – with creature comforts and wellbeing considered as part of the overall design. All staterooms have private bathrooms, personal storage options, twin and double-bed configuration options, ample storage, international power outlets and a daily cabin service, as well as all the basic amenities that you'll need onboard.

Of course, the prospect of unexpected wildlife encounters is always on the table so your accommodation needs to have a view as well! Across four of the five stateroom categories you'll find large floor to ceiling windows that offer prime observation opportunities around the clock. Additionally, there are private balconies in roughly 80% of the staterooms, allowing you to watch the world float past and take in the salty air of the open ocean.

Another great feature of the accommodation on the Greg Mortimer are the interconnecting staterooms. If you're part of a family or group who want some privacy, but still want to be close to each other, these staterooms are the perfect option. Regardless of your chosen stateroom, you can enjoy fully-serviced accommodation on the Greg Mortimer!
 
Greg Mortimer-Aurora Stateroom
Aurora Stateroom
Greg Mortimer features 15 porthole rooms, all with private en-suites. Located on Deck 3, they're close to the mudroom and loading platforms, perfect for adventurers who are looking for a comfortable base that's close to the action. *6 of these cabins are available as triple cabins on select departures.
Balcony Stateroom C
Balcony Stateroom C
14 rooms available. All include en-suite bathrooms, floor to ceiling windows and balconies and a select number are also connecting rooms, perfect for families or groups.
Balcony Stateroom B
Balcony Stateroom B
22 rooms available. All include en-suite bathrooms, floor to ceiling windows and balconies and a select number are also connecting rooms, perfect for families or groups.
Greg Mortimer Balcony Suite
Balcony Stateroom A
22 rooms available. All include en-suite bathrooms, floor to ceiling windows and balconies and a select number are also connecting rooms, perfect for families or groups.
Balcony Suite
Balcony Suite
With a bit more room to stretch the legs, the Greg Mortimer's two Balcony Suites are perfect for polar adventurers who travel with plenty of gear. Featuring private balconies, en-suite bathrooms and a comfortable desk area, these will sell out quickly!
Greg Mortimer- Junior Suite
Junior Suite
The Greg Mortimer's four Junior Suites take in some impressive scenery from their vantage points on Deck 7. When you aren't enjoying a landing, you can relax in the suites' separate lounge area, or just watch the world float by from the private balcony.
Greg Mortimer- Captain's Suite
Captain's Suite
The largest of all the rooms, the Greg Mortimer's singular Captain's Suite will take you to the polar regions in ultimate style and comfort. Complete with large lounge area, balcony, walk-in wardrobe and en-suite.
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Our guide and driver were very good with their knowledge and were very helpful with our questions. It was a very pleasant visit that would have been impossible to do on our own. Hotels and restaurants were fantastic. The special places we got to go to, like the kitchens, were great. Enjoyed the entire trip!
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