Sail The Northwest Passage with Cathy Scott | from $8,995.00 USD

· in Greenland · about Adventure

Sail The Northwest Passage with Cathy Scott | from $8,995.00 USD

in Greenland · about Adventure

OUT OF THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE,

Aboard the Ocean Endeavour




Tour Host: Cathy Scott
September 7 – 23, 2017



To sail the Northwest Passage is to join the ranks of fearless adventurers and explorers who came before—to be a part of Canada’s past, and its future. Experience the landscapes, wildlife, and culture that have enchanted our nation for centuries.

Travel with regional experts in comfort and style aboard an ice-class expedition vessel. Visit some of the world’s northernmost communities, pay respects at ghostly monuments to the region’s history, and experience legendary hospitality far north of the Arctic Circle.

HIGHLIGHTS


  • Travel the route that has enchanted explorers for centuries
  • Enjoy visits to vibrant Inuit communities
  • Find and photograph the wild creatures of the Arctic wilderness—excellent opportunities to encounter whales and polar bears
  • Visit the historic graves of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition
  • Land at the largest uninhabited island on Earth during our stop at Devon Island
  • Cruise the Ilulissat Icefjord, a unesco World Heritage Site and home to the world's fastest-moving glacier
  • See the northern lights in all their majesty

2017 PROPOSED ITINERARY

Day Destination
Day 1: Kugluktuk (Coppermine)
Day 2:

Ikaluktuutiak (Cambridge Bay)

Day 3:
Queen Maud Gulf
Day 4: Usqsuqtuuq (Gjøa Haven)
Days 5-7: Peel Sound and Parry Channel
Days 8-9: Lancaster Sound
Day 10: Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet)
Days 11-14: Northeast Baffin Fjords
Day 15: Ilulissat
Day 16: Itilleq Fjord
Day 17: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

Northbound Charter Flight:

Edmonton to Kugluktuk (Coppermine)

Southbound Charter Flight:

Kangerlussuaq to Toronto

EXPEDITION COSTS INCLUDE:
*Passage aboard the Ocean Endeavour *Pre-departure materials *Special access permits, entry and park fees *Team of expedition staff *Applicable taxes *Educational program *Interactive workshops *Evening entertainment *Guided activities *Sightseeing and community visits *All shipboard meals *All Zodiac excursions *Port fees

EXPEDITION COSTS DO NOT INCLUDE:
*$250 Discovery Fee *Commercial & Charter flights *Gratuities (suggested $15 usd per passenger, per day) *Bicycle rentals *Personal expenses *Mandatory medical evacuation insurance *Additional expenses in the event of delays or itinerary changes *Possible fuel surcharges *Pre & post hotel accommodation *Optional excursions *Additional costs associated with payments made by credit card

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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