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Kayakers come into close contact with icebergs
$9,695
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Northwest Passage: Epic High Arctic

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Tour traditional Inuit communities
  • Observe arctic wildlife
  • Explore the Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Enjoy Zodiac and hiking excursions
Activities:
Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this new, 17-day voyage aboard the Ocean Adventurer, journey back in time to the height of arctic exploration. As a modern-day adventurer, navigate the same waters and visit the same sites that played an important role in the discovery of the sea route—all from the comfort of your small …
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A mother polar bear and her young relax on the Arctic landscape
$9,995
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Out of the Northwest Passage

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Travel the NW Passage Route
  • Enjoy Inuit hospitality
  • Visit Franklin Expedition graves
  • View Arctic wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
An iconic journey, the Northwest Passage remains an adventure today. Join the Ocean Endeavour on this 17-day journey as it sets sail eastward from Kugluktuk toward Gjoa Haven, where Amundsen honed his polar skills. Sail the Queen Maud Gulf, stopping for daily hikes and Zodiac cruises. Continue on …
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Kayaking close to the seal
$12,695
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Classic Northwest Passage and Greenland - From Cambridge Bay to Kangerlussuaq

13 Day Itinerary aboard RCGS Resolute
  • Explore remarkable wildlife sites
  • Look for seals and polar bears
  • Visit an migratory bird sanctuary
  • Approach to Jacobshavn Icefjord
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this 13-day expedition observe spectacular glacial landscapes, encounter outstanding Arctic wildlife, tour historic locations, visit remote Inuit communities, and explorecolorful Greenlandic villages.This iconic voyage aboard the RCGS Resolute,explores Canada's remote Northwest Passage …
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Kayak quiet waters as you sail to remote polar regions
$11,995
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Best of the Western Arctic: Canada and Greenland

20 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Explore Canadian wildlife sanctuary
  • Visit and learn the Inuit culture
  • Search for iconic arctic wildlife
  • Explore the arctic on a Zodiac
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Venture far above the Arctic Circle, in a land where the sun never sets and polar bears roam, with Ocean Adventurer. On this 20-day cruise, explore the northerly shores of Canada’s Baffin Island and the western coast of Greenland, searching for the wildlife and visiting the communities that …
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One of Greenland's many glaciers
$19,700
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High Arctic Explorer 2019

Kangerlussuaq to Kangerlussuaq - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Cloud Expedition
  • Visit the Sisimiut Museum
  • Admire Uummannaq Mountain
  • Discover unique Pond Inlet
  • Look for polar bears
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take a circuit beginning and ending in Greenland, traveling to Canada and back through the open sea, visiting some of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world in the legendary high Arctic. Discover Sirmilik National Park and the Nijurtiqavvik National Wildlife Area, where wildlife lovers …
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A mother polar bear and her young relax on the Arctic landscape
$24,870
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The Northwest Passage

23 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover the Ilulissat ice fjord
  • Visit the village of Kullorsuaq
  • Cross the Arctic Circle
  • Admire the enormous Smoking Hills
Starts/ Ends in:
Kangerlussuaq / Nome
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark L'Austral for a five-star expedition to the Arctic Circle and beyond. Set sail for the Far North to a legendary, highly-coveted maritime route: the Northwest Passage. Once the only possible shipping route between the Atlantic and the Pacific, the area transforms into a majestic white …
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First views of Baffin Island
$6,995
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High Arctic Explorer

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Visit Beechey Island
  • Hike on Devon Island
  • Enjoy a cultural welcome at Pond
  • Watch Greenland’s glaciers
  • Marvel at the tundra
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Tallurutiup Imanga, a newly designated marine protected area. Visit the graves of Franklin’s men on Beechey Island. Enjoy an Inuit welcome in Mittimatalik; try your hand at Arctic games. Across Baffin Bay lies the sublime Greenland coast. Illulissat offers cafes, hiking, and …
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Grizzly bear catching a fish
$34,920
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Kangerlussuaq to Nome

25 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Cloud Expedition
  • Explore Uummannaq's community
  • See some artifacts in Pond Inlet
  • Visit the memorial to Franklin
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Cloud for a journey that heads up to the High Canadian Arctic, following the route of several explorers that had looked for the Northwest Passage. During your crossing from Greenland to Alaska you will experience the beauty of fjords and crystal clear glaciers. Visit small towns and …
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Explore the expansive National Parks of the Arctic
$32,995
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The Northwest Passage: From Greenland to the Bering Sea

24 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (AK)
  • Visit Sisimiut & meet a dog musher
  • Discover the Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Explore the Nattinnak Center
  • Enjoy the spectacular Smoking Hills
  • Delve into the remote Yukon
  • Meet with local Inuits
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise the entire Northwest Passage on an extraordinary 22-day voyage from western Greenland to Nome, Alaska, joined by a world-class Expedition Team on exclusively chartered Le Boreal. Discover the most historic and remote islands, fjords, and harbors of this elusive passage - just as the …
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Arctic puffins
$13,195
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Classic Northwest Passage and Greenland - From Kangerlussuaq to Cambridge Bay

13 Day Itinerary aboard RCGS Resolute
  • Visit an migratory bird sanctuary
  • Visit Jacobshavn Icefjord
  • Look for seals and polar bears
  • Explore remarkable wildlife sites
Starts/ Ends in:
Ottawa / Edmonton
Activities:
Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this 13-day expedition observe spectacular glacial landscapes, encounter outstanding Arctic wildlife, tour historic locations, visit remote Inuit communities, and explorecolorful Greenlandic villages.This iconic voyage aboard the RCGS Resoluteexploresthe remote Northwest Passage, starting in …
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Explore the remote Antarctic via zodiac as you sail on the MS Fram
$16,407
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In the Wake of Great Explorers

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Discover Montreal
  • Visit Cambridge Bay
  • Visit Cambridge Bay
  • Explore Devon Island
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This is an expedition for true explorers. ––– History is full of attempts to sail this legendary route from the Atlantic to the Pacific, cutting through the icy Canadian Arctic, past colorful Inuit villages. Join us as we sail far above the Arctic Circle, into the heart of the …
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A mother polar bear and her young relax on the Arctic landscape
$16,407
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The Northwest Passage

14 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Watch for whales in Sisimiut
  • Visit Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Explore Devon Island
  • Admire unique Arctic wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail in the spirit of the great explorers of the past on a journey among glaciers under the midnight sun. Discover the rugged beauty of nature far above the Arctic Circle and get to know the colorful Inuit culture. Witness the birth of icebergs, marvel at how the ice changes color under the …
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Polar bears in the Arctic
$14,970
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The Northwest Passage – Cambridge Bay to Halifax

20 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Sail through the Northwest Passage
  • Discover Ilulissat Icefjord
  • Observe polar bears
  • Explore the Canadian Arctic
Starts/ Ends in:
Edmonton / Halifax
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be among the few to sail in the wake of great explorers as we attempt to cruise through the legendary Northwest Passage. Experience the raw and daunting beauty of the Arctic on this rare adventure. Our advanced expedition ship is one of the few in the world capable of navigating the fabled passage …
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Midnight sun light, Ilulissat
$9,995
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Into the Northwest Passage

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Visit ancient sites and villages
  • Meet the stunning Arctic wildlife
  • Experience Inuit culture first hand
  • Explore the Ilulissat Icefjord
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail the heart of the Northwest Passage in comfort aboard the ice-strengthened Ocean Endeavour. On this 17-day journey, experience quaint villages, dramatic fjords, and calving glaciers of Greenland. Then, cross Davis Strait, and pay respects at the Franklin Expedition graves at Beechey Island. …
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Houses of Greenland
$16,604
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The Northwest Passage – Iceland to Cambridge Bay

19 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Explore the Arctic region
  • Spot unique wildlife
  • Explore historic routes
  • Discover the Ilulissat
Starts/ Ends in:
Reykjavik / Edmonton
Activities:
Hiking, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be among the few to sail in the wake of great explorers as we attempt to cruise through the legendary Northwest Passage. Experience the raw, daunting beauty of the remote Arctic on this rarely-traveled journey. Even today, few ships have the capability to navigate this isolated sea passage that …
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