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Gray Whale tail splashing
$7,530
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Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales

9 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • See California gray whales up close
  • Spend three days at Bahía Magdalena
  • See wildlife in the Sea of Cortez
  • Explore for marine mammals
Activities: Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Experience up-close viewing of California gray whales and other marine mammals on National Geographic Venture's 9-day expedition which is crafted to offer you the most in-depth experience of Baja California possible. Start every morning whale-watching while you sip your morning coffee on your …
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Gray Whale tail splashing
$11,990
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Baja: A Remarkable Journey

16 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Explore the sea creatures
  • Hike the Sea of Cortez
  • Learn photography
  • Enjoy snorkeling in the sea
Activities: Hiking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching
Activity Level: Relaxed
A remarkable journey is offered by National Geographic Venture with its 16-day expedition on Baja California and the Sea of Cortez. Hike or snorkel your way to see and explore the beautiful nature and animals from one location to another. Specifically, experience an up-close encounterat a school of …
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Kayaking the beautiful waters
$2,650
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Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo

5 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Exult the Sea of Cortez azure water
  • Stroll long in beaches
  • Snorkel among marine animals
  • Kayak along carved coastlines
  • Take panoramic views of black lava
  • Experience paddleboard yoga classes
  • Enjoy different activities
Activities: Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board
Activity Level: Relaxed
Take a short escape aimed at active travelers in search of a health and wellness experience with National Geographic's 5-day expedition aboard National Geographic Venture.Similar to Tulum for yoga and other retreats on Mexico’s Caribbean side, we are looking to offer a new experience in …
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Margerie Glacier in Alaska
$6,890
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Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Explore the region
  • Encounter Encounter
  • See the Alaska undersea
Activities: Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore Southeast Alaska aboard National Geographic Venture on its 8-day expedition from Juneau to Sitka. Experience an extraordinary visit to Alaska. Take advantage of a sighting of a pod of orcas or linger on shore to watch a brown bear sow and her cubs forage.Explore under the sure guidance of …
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Hatley Castle, Victoria
$4,990
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Exploring British Columbia and the San Juan Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Learn the histories of First Nation
  • Search for killer whales
  • Enjoy a private evening event
  • Kayak and hike the wildlife coasts
Activities: Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the powerful wilderness and warm charm of the Pacific Northwest over a wide-ranging week in the San Juan Islands and British Columbia on an 8-day sailing expedition aboard National Geographic Venture. Explore remote islands and sail through channels that teem with sea life and visit …
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A Bald Eagle catches a fish.
$9,990
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Treasures of the Inside Passage: Alaska and British Columbia

14 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Explore San Juan and Gulf Islands
  • Observe a moving First Nations
  • Visit Glacier Bay National Park
Activities: Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board National Geographic Venture on this 14-day cruise to linger in the temperate rainforests and wildlife-rich channels of British Columbia, and enjoy ample time to explore the breathtaking fjords and towering glaciers of Southeast Alaska.Take advantage of a sighting of a pod of orcas or linger …
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Snorkeling among the coral reef system
$6,380
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Whales & Wildness: Spring in the Sea of Cortez

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Explore the islands and caves
  • Search for marine animals
  • Snorkel among fish and sea lions
  • Visit the town of Santa Rosalia
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Visit Isla Rasa
Activities: Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This itinerary is guided by the seasonal movements of birds and marine mammals.Explore the Sea of Cortez in spring aboard National Geographic Venture which is the best time to visit places to see a great variety of whales plus large aggregations of dolphins. This 8-day expedition allows you to …
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2018
EmbarksDays 
Dec 225Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo
Dec 265Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo
Dec 305Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo
2019
EmbarksDays 
Jan 035Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo
Jan 075Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo
Jan 129Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Jan 199Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Jan 289Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Feb 049Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Feb 139Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Feb 209Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Mar 019Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Mar 089Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Mar 1716Baja: A Remarkable Journey
Mar 3016Baja: A Remarkable Journey
Apr 148Whales & Wildness: Spring in the Sea of Cortez
May 0614Treasures of the Inside Passage: Alaska and British Columbia
May 198Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
May 268Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jun 028Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jun 098Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jun 168Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jun 238Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jun 308Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jul 078Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jul 148Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jul 218Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Jul 288Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Aug 048Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Aug 118Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Aug 188Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Aug 258Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Sep 018Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness
Sep 0814Treasures of the Inside Passage: Alaska and British Columbia
Sep 218Exploring British Columbia and the San Juan Islands
Sep 288Exploring British Columbia and the San Juan Islands
Oct 058Exploring British Columbia and the San Juan Islands
Oct 128Exploring British Columbia and the San Juan Islands
Passengers: 100
Ship Type: Expedition Cruise Ship

This luxurious National Geographic Venture is designed with over 50 years of expedition heritage to be able to explore the same remote locations sought out for decades while setting a new standard in comfort and style. National Geographic Venture is huge enough to accommodate 100 passengers while navigating the same inner reaches and provide the same intimate experiences of the charismatic regions to explore.

The National Geographic Venture features include:

- An extraordinary hotel staff at your service
- Photo kiosks for photographers
- Always-open drinks
- Food is always served fresh 
- Open bow and an observation deck for gathering to watch for wildlife or enjoy an evening cocktail with friends in the open air
- A lounge where the heart of our expedition community is and where they hold cocktail hour and Recap each evening
- A bar which is typically open and serves a variety of beverages
- Sundeck where stretch class is held
- The global gallery: a window on regional talent

Accommodation

National Geographic Venture has 50 cabins that are categorized from Category 1 to 5 ranging from the 136-square-foot category 1 to the 185-square-foot. Every cabin has two portholes, a large window or balcony, Wi-Fi access, and temperature controls. Bathrooms are modern and stocked with botanically inspired hair products, soap, and shower gel, plus a hairdryer. Every room has outlets and USB outlets for charging your camera gear or electronics, and space for luggage storage. 

 
Category 1
Located on the main deck. Approximately 136 sq. ft. Cabins feature two lower single beds that can convert to a Queen, a writing desk and two portholes. Each cabin has individual climate controls. Botanically-inspired toiletries and hair dryers are also available in each cabin.
Category 2
Located on the main deck. Approximately 136 sq. ft. Cabins feature two lower single beds that can convert to a Queen, a writing desk and two portholes. Each cabin has individual climate controls. Botanically-inspired toiletries and hair dryers are also available in each cabin.
Category 3
Located on the upper deck. Approximately 151 sq. ft. Cabins feature two lower single beds that can convert to a Queen, a writing desk and a large view window. Each cabin has individual climate controls. Botanically-inspired toiletries and hair dryers are also available in each cabin.
Category 4
Located on the upper deck. Approximately 151 sq. ft. Cabins feature two lower single beds that can convert to a Queen, a writing desk, sliding glass door and small, private balcony. Each cabin has individual climate controls. Botanically-inspired toiletries and hair dryers are also available in each cabin.
Category 5
Located on the observation deck. Approximately 185 sq. ft. Cabins feature two lower single beds that can convert to a Queen, large view windows, an expanded bathroom, writing desk, ample storage space, and a convertible sofa bed to accommodate a third person. Each cabin has individual climate controls. Botanically-inspired toiletries and hair dryers are also available in each cabin.
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Everything was amazing! The planning with Adventure Life went smoothly. The actual trip was fantastic! One of the best trips I have experienced. The cruise staff members were knowledgeable and attentive. I will be writing more about this on the blog!
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These special offers are applicable only to new bookings.
Discounts are subject to availability, so contact us for more details.
Book before December 31, 2018 and receive complimentary one-way airfare from Sitka to Seattle. Select departures only. Contact us for details.
2019 : May 6
Book by Dec. 31, 2018 to receive a $350 air credit per person on select departures. Contact us for details.
2019 : Jan 12, 19, 28

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