Summary : Discover Viking ruins as you follow in the footsteps of Norwegian explorer Erik the Red. Sailing along the steep eastern coastline, the ship will plunge into deep southern Greenland fjords and continue up past mountains worn away by glaciers and covered with rich, abundant flora. To the west of the country, you will sail amongst the blue icebergs of the Narsarsuaq region and the northern hemisphere's largest icebergs in Ilulissat. Accompanied by a team of anthropologists, ornithologists, geologists and experts in marine mammals, you'll also search for seabirds, whales, and seals.
Activities : Birding, Child-Friendly, Culture, Hiking, Triple/Quad Cabins
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$9,100 to $28,800
Embark the vessel and settle in to life on board as your voyage begins.
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.
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Meals and accommodation on board the ship; one-way flight on disembarkation day from Kangerlussuaq to Paris in economy class; transfer from ship to Kangerlussuaq airport; 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