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Save up to £3,140pp on The Northwest Passage: Greenland to the Bering Sea

Valid for travel 25 August – 18 September 2023

Valid for travel 25 August – 18 September 2023. Offer can be withdrawn at any time. For Ts&Cs and availability, please speak to one of our travel specialists.

Capacity

199

Passenger capacity is 264 but limited to 199 exclusively on A&K charters. This allows us to deliver an authentic small-ship cruising experience, optimised to offer comfortable, uncrowded access to beautiful public spaces.
Holiday Length

24 nights

Price guide

From £30,415pp

The price shown is a guide – based on two people sharing and excluding international flights. Please reference the Departure dates & prices box below for more details and ask your travel specialist for more information.
Holiday type

Cruise

Highlights

A&K expedition – The Northwest Passage: Greenland to the Bering Sea 2023

Observe unique wildlife on the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, photograph rugged landscapes and glittering icebergs in West Greenland, and learn about remote communities in Kangerlussuaq and Little Diomede. Follow in the footsteps of polar explorers as you cruise the Northwest Passage, discovering the fascinating history of the region and seeing their legacy at Beechy Island. Delve into the remote Yukon territory at Herschel Island, where the Arctic whaling industry once thrived. Relax onboard luxurious L’Austral, with guaranteed balcony accommodation, and soak in the beauty of this glacial wonderland.

Inclusions

  • Cruise for 24 nights through the Arctic’s wildest regions on luxurious L’Austral, enjoying guaranteed balcony accommodation and a guest capacity limited to just 199
  • Sail with A&K’s award-winning expedition team
  • Benefit from expert photography guidance with lectures and workshops led by a dedicated A&K photo-coach.
  • Explore the west coast of Greenland, where you can cruise iceberg-studded fjords and visit local Inuit in their villages
  • Delve into the remote Yukon territory at Herschel Island where the Arctic whaling industry once thrived
  • Take advantage of A&K internal flights to Kangerlussuaq and Anchorage, conveniently beginning and ending your journey in North America
  • An exclusively chartered, all-inclusive voyage led by A&K’s expedition team
  • Pre- and/or post-cruise accommodation at stylish, ideally located hotels and A&K-led city tours
  • Airport meet and greet with included transfers
  • Enjoy all-balcony accommodation on L’Austral and butler service with every suite
  • Maximum personnel-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.3
  • Culinary programme featuring French-inspired cuisine, including house drinks, afternoon tea and pastries
  • 24-hour room service and breakfast in bed
  • Complimentary expedition parka, backpack and water bottle, and use of waterproof trousers, boots and trekking poles
  • Zodiac excursions led by expert naturalist driver-guides
  • Traveller’s Valet® laundry service
  • All gratuities, port charges and taxes
  • Complimentary wi-fi on board and in hotels
  • On-board service from English-speaking staff, including an accredited physician
  • 24-hour A&K on-call support
 

2023

   
 Cabin  Per person from Special offer price
 Classic Balcony Stateroom  £33,555  £30,415
 Deluxe Balcony Stateroom  £37,085  £33,945
 Premier Balcony Stateroom  £39,440  £36,300
 Superior Balcony Stateroom  £41,010  £37,870
 Prestige Balcony Stateroom  £49,255  £46,115
 Premier two-room Suite  £57,100  £53,960
 Prestige two-room Suite  £59,065  £55,925
 Owner's Suite  £70,840  £67,700

 

Prices above are based on two people sharing. Single supplement from £23,255

Departure date 

The departure date for this Luxury Expedition Cruise is:

25 August - 18 September 2023 (24 nights)

Accommodation

This departure is aboard L’Austral

View L’Austral deck plan (PDF – 775KB)

Featured Experts 

Leslie Qammaniq, Inuit Culture Expert

Born in Nunavut’s Pond Inlet, Leslie was raised experiencing a traditional lifestyle. She proudly carries this forward today as a passionate ambassador and teacher of Inuit culture and tradition.

Russel Potter, Arctic History Lecturer

Author, lecturer and fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Russel is known for his expertise on Franklin’s lost expedition of 1845. In 2017, he retraced Franklin’s route with Erebus author, Sir Michael Palin.

Journey details

Due to the nature of Luxury Expedition Cruises, itineraries are for guidance purposes only and may be adjusted due to unforeseen circumstances including weather, wildlife, ice, medical emergencies and other conditions beyond A&K’s control at the sole discretion of the Captain onboard.

COVID-19

Proof of COVID-19 full vaccination is required for this programme. See our Frequently Asked Questions.

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