22-night The Northwest Passage Cruise

Cruise Line:
Ponant Cruises
Ship:
L'Austral
Destination:
Kangerlussuaq/Nome
Departure Date:
8/28/2020
Length:
22
Offer ID:
1347305

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Itinerary

Destination
Arrival
Departure
Kangerlussuaq Fjord
8/28/2020
8/28/2020 10:30:00 PM

Kangerlussuaq is a long Fjord just north of the polar circle, in western Greenland. This Fjord is unique because if its nature and rich biodiversity. The surrounding landscape features glaciers that feed into the Fjord, as well as plains covered in plants, wildflowers, and greenery. The Fjord is also home to a number of wildlife including musk ox, reindeer, and arctic foxes. Visitors are in for a treat when visiting this beautiful region of Greenland.


Sisimuit
8/29/2020
8/29/2020

Sisimuit is a growing town located in western Greenland. It is one of the main village destinations in Greenland, and an administrative center for the Qeqqata Municipality. The population of Sisimiut was recorded of 5,598 inhabitants living in the town in 2013. One of the main attractions is the multicolor Northern Lights of the Aurora Borelis that take place during the months of September to April. Aside from this amazing phenomenon, many visitors come to Sisimuit to enjoy activities such as fishing, hiking, and dog sledding. 

Disko Bay
8/30/2020
8/30/2020

 Disko Island is famous for its huge basalt mountains, and the highest peaks on the west coast are found near Uummannaq. The cliffs are home to spectacular colonies of seabirds, and the whole coast is busy with glaciers and ice fields. Some of the world's most productive and fast-moving glaciers are to be seen here.

Tugtutoq
8/31/2020
8/31/2020

No information currently available.

Kullorsuaq
9/1/2020
9/1/2020

No information currently available.

Savissivik
9/2/2020
9/2/2020

No information currently available.

Pond Inlet
9/3/2020
9/3/2020

No information currently available.

Beechey Island
9/4/2020
9/4/2020

Beechey Island is located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago of Nanavut, Canada. It is known for the Franklin Expedition in 1845 and the search for the Northwest Passage, and was declared a Territorial Historic Site.

Fury Beach
9/5/2020
9/5/2020

No information currently available.

Qariaraqyuk
9/6/2020
9/6/2020

No information currently available.

Fort Ross
9/6/2020
9/6/2020

No information currently available.

Nunavut (Bellot Strait)
9/6/2020
9/6/2020

No information currently available.

Gjoa Haven
9/7/2020
9/7/2020

No information currently available.

At Sea
9/8/2020
9/8/2020

No information currently available.

Edinburgh Island
9/9/2020
9/9/2020

No information currently available.

Ulukhaktok
9/10/2020
9/10/2020

No information currently available.

Minto Inlet
9/11/2020
9/11/2020

No information currently available.

Franklin Bay
9/12/2020
9/12/2020

No information currently available.

At Sea
9/13/2020
9/13/2020

No information currently available.

Herschel Island
9/14/2020
9/14/2020

No information currently available.

At Sea
9/15/2020
9/15/2020

No information currently available.

At Sea
9/16/2020
9/16/2020

No information currently available.

Diomede
9/17/2020
9/17/2020

No information currently available.

Fairway Rock
9/17/2020
9/17/2020

No information currently available.

At Sea
9/18/2020
9/18/2020

No information currently available.

Nome
9/19/2020
9/19/2020

"There's No Place Like Nome!" Nome, Alaska is most known for being the finish line for the annual Iditarod Race, where dogs and mushers travel 1,049 miles from Anchorage. End of the Trail activities are usually held all month long in March. The list of things to do is a mile long in Nome, including exploring the local wilderness, taking a dog sled ride, Russia is 1 hour away by plane, watch Native dancers, and even have lunch with the Elders at the local Senior Center.

Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking.

Departure Date:
8/28/2020
Number of Nights
22
Cruise Inclusions:
  • Crossing the legendary Northwest Passage, in the wake of Explorers.
  • Outings and shore visits in Zodiac® inflatables with a team of experienced naturalist guides.
  • Landscape: wide expanses of ice floe, myriad of jagged islands, blue glaciers, mountain ranges, tundra, steeped cliffs.
  • Wildlife: arctic foxes, seabird colonies, bowhead whales, orcas and opportunities to see polar bears.
  • Visit traditional villages and encounter the local people.
  • From Disko Bay: Helicopter flight over a glacier (optional).
Remarks:
Fares listed are per person, based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.

Your programme includes:

  • Flights Paris/Kangerlussuaq and Nome/Seattle selected by PONANT in economy class.
  • Transfers as per p

    All prices per person and in USD unless otherwise stated.
Offer ID:
1347305

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Company Info

Ford's Travel
10738 W. Bell Road
Sun City, AZ 85351
(623) 933-8256
(844) 827-3721