Summary : Between ice caps and ice floes, past glaciers, icebergs and brash ice, sail to the heart of the northern hemisphere's biggest ice producer. You will stop over at Skraeling Island, the northernmost point reached by the Vikings, then return via the path taken by the famous American expedition led by Adolphus. From Greenland's west coast with its mountains softened by glaciers to the steep slopes of the Arctic mountain ranges and vast high Arctic Thule tundra, you will be sailing through the polar region's most spectacular landscapes. Journey to see amazing fauna: polar bears, musk ox and Arctic wolves.
Activities : Birding, Child-Friendly, Culture, Hiking, Triple/Quad Cabins
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$18,760 to $52,290
Fly from Paris to Kangerlussuaq, transfer to the ship and embark the vessel. Settle in to life on board as your voyage begins.
Disembark the vessel.
Disembark the vessel and transfer to the airport for your flight to Paris.
Read this itinerary as a guide only; the exact route and program varies according to weather conditions - and the wildlife you encounter. Flexibility is the key to the success of this expedition. ExpeditionTrips.com is not responsible for itinerary changes.
Bilingual Departures: All departures are French/English.
Mandatory Travel Insurance:
As a requirement of participation on this expedition, all passengers must purchase medical evacuation insurance, and a primary health insurance policy. Other conditions may apply based on pre-existing conditions. ExpeditionTrips strongly recommends Emergency Medical/Evacuation coverage which includes coverage for cancellation, trip disruption, baggage and personal property. ExpeditionTrips can assist U.S. residents with travel protection options.
Meals and accommodation on board the ship; round-trip flight betweeen Paris and Kangerlussuaq as per itinerary in economy class; transfers between Kangerlussuaq airport and ship; Captain’s welcome cocktail and gala dinner; coffee, juice, soft drinks and open bar (pouring wines, house champagne, alcohol except premium brands); port and safety taxes; gratuities; luggage transfer from pier to the ship and vice versa; 24-hour room service (special selection); butler service is included for guests staying on Deck 6; parka; boot rental. Subject to change without notice.
Airfare; any ground services before and/or after the cruise other than the ones included; visa and passport fees; travel insurance; personal expenses such as onboard medical consultations and drug prescriptions, spa, laundry and hair salon; other drinks not included in open bar; fuel surcharge may apply.
Photo Credit: © Servane Roy-Berton, © Nathalie Michel, © Ponant