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01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Baffin Bay Secrets National Geographic

Take an unforgettable journey into the heart of magnificent Arctic landscapes, from the remote west coast of Greenland to Canada's Baffin Island, on this luxury expedition cruise in partnership with National Geographic Expeditions

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13 nights from £9995pp

Luxury Expedition Holiday
  • Baffin Island
  • Polar bear
  • Iceberg, Greenland
  • Sisimiut

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Baffin Bay Secrets National Geographic Special Offer

Sail from Kangerlussuaq along the west coast of Greenland and cross Baffin Bay to Canada on this luxury expedition cruise in partnership with National Geographic Expeditions accompanied by a National Geographic Photographer and an Expert.

See the Northern Hemisphere's largest icebergs in Disko Bay and look out for polar bears, walruses, whales and musk oxen. Encounter local Inuits in Greenland and visit traditional colourful Greenlandic villages. Cruise past the immense cliffs, bird colonies and fjords of Baffin Island in Nunavut, Canada, and see the remote villages where locals live in the middle of the Arctic tundra according to their ancestral traditions. Enjoy hikes ashore for breathtaking views of icebergs, glacial valleys and towering mountains.

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Baffin Bay Secrets National Geographic Itinerary

Day 1 - Paris (France) - Kangerlussuaq (Greenland)

Fly from Paris to Kangerlussuaq and embark ship.

Day 2 - Sisimiut

Sisimiut is located just north of the Arctic Circle and is the second largest town in Greenland. Colourful stilt houses dot the landscape and there is a museum which traces the history of the Inuit people.

Day 3 - Disko Bay

Disko Bay is scattered with countless icebergs from the Ilulissat Icefjord. Watch out for the region's many humpback whales.

Day 4 - Eqi Glacier

This is a land of majestic icebergs, towering ice formations and calving glaciers. See the vast Eqi Glacier whose translucent crystals glow ice-blue in the sunlight.

Day 5 - Akulleq - Karrat Fjord

The landscape of the small desert island of Akulleq resembles the moon. From the summit of the island enjoy panoramic views over Uummannaq Bay and its huge icebergs. Sail along the Karrat Fjord surrounded by icebergs and towering cliffs.

Day 6 - Kullorsuaq

Far beyond the Arctic Circle is the village of Kullorsuaq where you can meet the friendly locals and learn about their way of life.

Day 7 - Savissivik

Enjoy a Zodiac outing to the biggest iceberg graveyard in Greenland where you can sail between these icy giants. Ashore you can hike to a viewpoint for amazing views over the icebergs.

Day 8 - Pond Inlet (Canada)

On Baffin Island, located at the mouth of the famous Northwest Passage, there is a small Inuit settlement surrounded by spectacular snow-capped mountains, fjords and glaciers.

Day 9 - Icy Arm Fjord

Today there is the opportunity to hike to the foot Icy Arm Fjord's towering cliffs. Back on board you may spot whales, orcas and narwhals.

Day 10 - Isabella Bay

Isabella Bay is one of the best places to watch bowhead whales, and is also home to narwhals, ringed seals, polar bears and little auks.

Day 11 - Sam Ford Fjord

The towering cliffs of Sam Ford Fjord reflect in the still waters creating a dazzling effect.

Day 12 - At sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 13 - Evighedsfjorden (Greenland)

The scenery of Evighedsfjorden ranges from glaciers to colourful tundra and jagged cliffs. Look out for white-tailed eagles, seagulls and black-legged kittiwakes flying over the ship.

Day 14 - Kangerlussuaq - Paris

Disembark ship in Kangerlussuaq and transfer to the airport for the return flight to Paris.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 13-night full board expedition cruise
  • Flights between Paris and Kangerlussuaq
  • Captain's welcome cocktail and gala dinner
  • National Geographic Photographer, Expert and experienced expedition team
  • All landings and trips by Zodiac
  • Open bar serving unlimited complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks
  • 24 hour room service (selected menu)
  • Complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi on board
  • Evening entertainments and events

Price Does Not Include

  • International flights - we can arrange these for you, please contact us
  • Port charges and taxes
  • Personal expenses and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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