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Three graves of Franklin expedition members on Beechey Island, Nunavut in the Canadian High Arctic - Photo by Acacia Johnson

Arctic Express Canada: The Heart of the Northwest Passage

The quest for trade routes to the Far East inspired much of the age of exploration of North America, with the promise of the Northwest Passage its elusive jewel. On Arctic Express Canada, discover the great sea route at the top of the world—that obsessed explorers for centuries—on our game-changing new expedition ship Ultramarine, which allows you a journey no traditional vessel could offer: immersing yourself in the full Arctic experience while getting back home a week and a half later.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    9 days

  • Starting Price

    $6,295 USD

  • Departing From
    • Toronto, Canada
  • Adventure Options
    Paddling
    Helicopter_Black
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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Guests hiking in Radstock Bay, Nunavut in the Canadian High Arctic - Photo by Acacia Johnson

Canada’s Remote Arctic: Northwest Passage to Ellesmere and Axel Heiberg Islands

Here, at the top of the world, nature has created unique wonders in astonishing variety. Our game-changing new expedition vessel Ultramarine, equipped with two twin-engine helicopters and 20 quick-launching Zodiacs, enables you to explore this breathtaking environment from brand new perspectives. You’ll experience the same sense of wonder felt by early explorers as they navigated the region’s formidable bays, inlets and channels.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    12 days

  • Starting Price

    $8,995 USD

  • Departing From
    • Toronto, Canada
  • Adventure Options
    Paddling
    Helicopter_Black
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula: Penguin Safari

Our South Georgia and Antarctica: Penguin Safari itinerary is the fastest way to get to the seldom visited South Georgia Island while also setting foot on the 7th continent. As we set sail, photograph massive albatross and beautiful pintado petrels as they swoop and soar around the ship, guiding us toward South Georgia. Beaches teeming with king penguins and elephant seals greet us on this fabled island, where we’ll pay our respects to famed explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton. Antarctica awaits, with its soaring peaks and staggering expanse. Go further into the Antarctic sea on a Zodiac, experience the rugged peninsula from a sea kayak, undertake an exhilarating hike up a sparkling glacier, or share an endearingly comical moment with an inquisitive gentoo, chinstrap and Adélie penguin. In these ways and countless others, Antarctica will amaze, surprise and delight.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    16 days

  • Starting Price

    $12,145 USD

  • Departing From
    • Ushuaia, Argentina
    • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Adventure Options
    Cross Country Skiing
    Paddling
    Stand up Paddleboarding
    Helicopter_Black
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings

The Falklands (Malvinas), South Georgia & Antarctica itinerary is the fastest way to get to the rarely visited Falkland Islands and South Georgia before stepping foot on the 7th Continent. Stroll the quaint English village of Stanley in the Falklands, wander the islands’ sandy dunes, and birdwatch at rugged seabird cliffs. In South Georgia, discover the beaches where king penguins breed – one of the highest densities of animal life on earth – and learn about the rich historical legacy of the places you visit. Both islands are known as meccas for wildlife with epic displays of animals congregating by the thousands. Then, explore the stunning Antarctic Peninsula and enter a world of ice, snow and natural wonders. Pursue your personal passions with a choice of rewarding activities and our extensive educational program.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    20 days

  • Starting Price

    $12,596 USD

  • Departing From
    • Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • Ushuaia, Argentina
  • Adventure Options
    Paddling
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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Photo by Acacia Johnson

Northwest Passage: Epic High Arctic

The fabled sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Northwest Passage continues to grip our collective imagination. On this captivating 17-day voyage, we invite you aboard our game-changing new vessel, Ultramarine, to explore this fascinating waterway with an incredible range of on-board comforts and off-ship adventures no other vessel can offer.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    17 days

  • Starting Price

    $13,045 USD

  • Departing From
    • Toronto, Canada
  • Adventure Options
    Paddling
    Helicopter_Black
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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Photo by Acacia Johnson

Northwest Passage: In the Footsteps of Franklin

Winding your way through the icy channels of the legendary Northwest Passage is history brought to life. On this compelling 17-day journey aboard our game-changing new vessel Ultramarine, passengers retrace the steps of the intrepid Franklin Expedition, which left the shores of England in 1845 in search of the last unexplored section of the Northwest Passage—only to become permanently icebound. Its discovery more than a century and a half later was a much-celebrated moment in polar history.

Itinerary summary

  • Duration

    17 days

  • Starting Price

    $13,045 USD

  • Departing From
    • Toronto, Canada
  • Adventure Options
    Paddling
    Helicopter_Black
    Hiking
    Zodiac
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