Aleutian Islands & Wrangel Island Reserve

Alaska and Russian Arctic Cruise

  • L'Austral
  • Luxury Expedition Ship
  • 264 Capacity
  • 15 Days
  • 2015 View Departure>
    • 2015
    • Aug 6 Thu Offer
  • Price from
  • $12,990

Summary : Partake in a unique expedition through Alaska and the Russian Arctic exploring the Aleutian Islands and Bering Strait. Discover remote territory unknown to most and truly wild. Experience wide open spaces, gigantic glaciers, steep mountains, infinite tundra and captivating wildlife. Follow in the foot-steps of trappers and gold miners while discovering Alaska. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Wrangel Island is a very ancient ecosystem with unique vegetation that cannot be found elsewhere, as well as an exceptional fauna including polar bear, walrus and traces of the last mammoths. Situated in the middle of the Bering Sea, the Pribilof archipelago is made up of four volcanic islands where nature has crafted exquisitely beautiful landscapes with a varied and endemic fauna.

Activities : Birding, Child-Friendly

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Itinerary
Day 1
Seward, Alaska

Embark the vessel in late afternoon for introductions to experienced crew and fellow travelers. Settle in to life on board as your cruise begins its voyage.

Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5 – 7
Pribilof Archipelago, Alaska

Cross the International Date Line. Explore the archipelago and its islands such as St. Paul and St. Matthews.

Day 8
Day 9
Day 10
Day 11 – 13
Day 14
Pevek, Russia / Toyko, Japan

Disembark in Pevek, Russia and transfer to the airport for your charter flight to Tokyo. Overnight in your included Tokyo hotel.

Day 15
Tokyo, Japan

Depart Tokyo for your journey homeward.

Notes

Read this itinerary as a guide only; the exact route and program varies according to ice and 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.

Travel Insurance:
Passengers shall be responsible for subscribing to cancellation/luggage/assistance/repatriation/medical insurance(s). ExpeditionTrips strongly recommends Emergency Medical/Evacuation coverage which includes coverage for cancellation, trip disruption, baggage and personal property. ExpeditionTrips can assist you with this.

Included:
One night post-expedition hotel in Tokyo; charter flight from Pevek to Tokyo in Economy-class; transfer from ship to airport; all meals on board the ship; Captain’s welcome cocktail and gala dinner; organized entertainment and events; mineral water, tea, filter coffee, a selection of white, red and rosé wines offered during meals; afternoon tea; open bar (pouring wines, house champagne, alcohol except premium brands...list available upon request); port and safety taxes; gratuities; luggage transfer from pier to the ship and vice versa; 24 hour room service (special selection); parka.

Not Included:
Airfare except charter flight from Pevek to Tokyo; airport taxes; any ground services before and/or after the cruise other than the ones included; day rooms and other services at arrival and departure, before embarkation and after disembarkation; visa and passport fees; optional shore excursions (sold on board); travel insurance; personal expenses such as onboard medical consultations and drug prescriptions, use of spa, laundry and hair salon; other drinks not included in open bar; fuel surcharge may apply.