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Penguins rushing up the rocky shore.
$4,600
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Forgotten Islands of the South Pacific

8 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Discover remote New Zealand
  • Hike through windswept rata forests
  • Visit abandoned WWII huts
  • Explore amazing wildlife reserves
  • Witness flowering megaherbs
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
You won't find them mentioned in a travel brochure, you won't find them in most guidebooks, you probably don't know anyone that has ever been there, and they don't even appear on some maps of the South Pacific - these are the 'forgotten islands'. Despite their low profile, …
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A beautiful ocean view.
$11,250
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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 ecology & history of the area
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Listen to the names: Snares, Bounty, Antipodes, Auckland, Campbell, Macquarie and Chatham Islands. They are music to the ears of ‘Birders'. Apart from the Chathams, these islands are probably more isolated now than when they were discovered in the late 1700s and early 1800s and were …
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Sheep and landscape
$13,950
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Roundtrip Expedition from Dunedin

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Visit the bird sanctuary in Ulva
  • Explore the World Heritage Sites
  • See Macquarie Island's wildlife
  • Look for Snares Crested Penguin
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Explorer for an exciting 15-day journey towards the Sub-Antarctic Islands of New Zealand and Australia. By combining the South Island’s Fiordland with the Sub-antarctic Islands, there is the chance to possibly see ten different species of penguins on this voyage –and a …
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Explore the beautiful coastline of northern Australia
$8,800
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Auckland to Bali

19 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Whisper
  • Explore diverse Auckland
  • Admire Sydney's Opera House
  • Discover Brisbane
  • Visit the Great Barrier Reef
Starts/ Ends in:
Auckland / Bali
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover some of the most striking destinations of Australia and New Zealand on this delightful cruise exploring the wonders of the South Pacific. Set sail from Auckland, with her brilliant sunsets and unspoiled landscapes. Vibrant Sydney, with her Harbor Bridge and Opera House, will be a memorable …
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A beautiful view of Milford Sound.
$5,840
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New Zealand: Milford Sound to Wellington

11 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience beauty of Fiordland Park
  • Kayak and bush-walk in Abel Tasman
  • Visit Stewart Island
  • Explore historic east coast cities
Starts/ Ends in:
Queenstown / Wellington
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
With its stunning coastal landscapes, small seaside townships and an abundance of marine life, New Zealand is uniquely suited to be explored on a small ship expedition. Board the Coral Discovereras we cruise to the less accessible and remote locations the South Island has to offer.Visit the …
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Sea lion nestled in the seaweed.
$7,500
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Galapagos of the Southern Ocean: Subantarctic Islands

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
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This is without doubt one of the most inspirational and informative journeys or expeditions into the Southern Ocean ecosystem that one can make anywhere in the world. Long recognized for their rich biodiversity, the Subantarctic Islands lying to the south of New Zealand are UNESCO World Heritage …
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Explore the stunning Milford Sound
$7,015
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New Zealand: Auckland-Milford Sound

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience Maori culture
  • Explore the Marlborough Sounds
  • Discover the wild Stewart Island
  • Cruise at Doubtful Sound
Starts/ Ends in:
Auckland / Milford Sound
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Coral Discoverer on a once-in-a-lifetime New Zealand adventure to discover the dramatic scenery, fascinating Maori culture and iconic wildlife of the "Land of the Long White Cloud." For 12 unforgettable nights this small ship cruise from Auckland, the "City of Sails," …
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A quiet morning near Dunedin
$6,100
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The Best of New Zealand

Auckland to Dunedin - 10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • Sail through New Zealand’s fjords
  • Discover Dunedin's history
  • Meet the brave warriors
  • Explore museum in Wellington
Starts/ Ends in:
Auckland / Dunedin
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover sublime New Zealand landscapes with an exceptional diversity. FromTauranga, explore many treasures: volcanoes, hot springs, geysers, rivers and gorges, and lakes that range in color from deep blue to orange-tinged. Then sail toWellington, the capital of New Zealand. Thisancient site of the …
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Explore New Zealand's stunning Milford Sound
$6,930
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New Zealand Expedition

11 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Learn more about Maori and Aotearoa
  • Explore the Art Deco in Napier
  • Take the Zodiacs to White Island
  • Explore the World Heritage Sites
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Explorer for an exciting 11-day journey around New Zealand, seeing natural marvels such as geysers, hot springs, volcanoes, fjords and mountains. During semi-circumnavigation, you will meet Maori and see the traditional and modern face of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Native wildlife and …
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Rockhopper penguin sighting
$5,350
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Chatham Islands: A Land Apart

10 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
  • Discover Maunganui’s history
  • Observe endemic Forbes’ Parakeet
  • Explore Pitt Island
  • Visit South East Island
Starts/ Ends in:
Invercargill / Christchurch
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover amazing endemic wildlife, meet the locals and experience conservation in action as we journey through the incredibly-diverse archipelagos of the Chatham, Antipodes and Bounty Islands.Visiting the Chatham Islands is not difficult, but this expedition is unique and rare, as it includes the …
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A quiet morning near Dunedin
$6,100
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The Best of New Zealand

Dunedin to Auckland - 10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • View the volcanic landscapes
  • Visit the Te Papa Tongarewa Museum
  • Discover New Zealand landscapes
  • Explore incredible panoramas
Starts/ Ends in:
Dunedin / Auckland
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this cruise, you are invited to discover New Zealand, the unique destination with a multitude of natural treasures. Embark in Dunedin, a lively student city, with a rich Scottish Heritage. Sail to theBanks Peninsula, which will reveal wonderful landscapes of lush hills and rugged coasts …
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A single penguin on Antarctica.
$23,000
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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
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Ross Sea region of Antarctica is one of the most remote places on Planet Earth and one of the most fascinating places in the continent's human history. With shipping restricted by impenetrable pack ice to just two brief months each austral summer, few people have ever visited this strange …
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Penguins and passengers
$27,400
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Ross Sea Antarctic Odyssey

Ushuaia to Bluff, NZ - 33 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
Starts/ Ends in:
Port of Ushuaia / Invercargill
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This is your ultimate chance to sail to the southern parts of the Antarctic Peninsula, Peter I Island, the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas into the Ross Sea, visiting Shackleton’s and Scott’s huts, Mc Murdo Station, the Dry Valleys and Campbell Island Island. This 33-day voyage offers …
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Penguins navigating the icy slopes
$27,400
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Ross Sea Antarctic Odyssey

Bluff, NZ to Ushuaia - 32 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • See vast Adélie penguin colonies
  • Follow the routes of past explorers
  • Visit the U.S. McMurdo Station
  • Sail along the Ross Ice Shelf
Starts/ Ends in:
Enderby Island / Port of Ushuaia
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This is your ultimate chance to sail to the southern parts of the Antarctic Peninsula, Peter I Island, the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas into the Ross Sea, visiting Shackleton’s and Scott’s huts, McMurdo Station, the Dry Valleys and Campbell Island Island. This 32-day voyage offers …
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Hiking in Antarctica is rewarded with spectacular views
$48,800
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Epic Antarctica: From the Peninsula to the Ross Sea & Beyond

34 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Endurance
  • Discpver four different regions
  • Encounter the big tabular icebergs
  • Explore New Zealand & Australia
  • Kayak in pristine bays
  • Observe abundant wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Buenos Aires / Auckland
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This extraordinary new voyage is like a blockbuster film—the star is the seventh continent. And the co-stars are the big ice of remote West Antarctica, where we are sure to set foot on ice where no other humans ever have; the prolific wildlife and impressive ice shelf of the Ross Sea region; …
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Views from the Spirit of Enderby's Western Pacific Odyssey
$10,180
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Western Pacific Odyssey

31 Day Itinerary aboard Spirit of Enderby
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
First offered in 2007, the "WPO" is known as a "must do" expedition for any birder because of the opportunities this voyage provides to see some of the rarest pelagic seabirds in the world. The area is also rich in marine mammal life. And if you tire of the wildlife viewing, you …
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