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Arctic Express Canada: The Heart of the Northwest Passage

 

Summary:

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 ...

Duration
9 Days
Next Departure
15-Aug-2022
Starting at
USD 7,495.00
Price per day
USD 833.00

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Operator
Quark Expeditions
Ship
Ultramarine
Tour
Arctic Express Canada: The Heart of the Northwest Passage
Travel Quality
Extraordinary Travel

Summary

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.

Nature and wildlife are the guides on this voyage as you explore the region’s diverse treasures. The Arctic’s stark beauty offers an unforgettable backdrop, while Quark Expeditions’ world-class team provides the knowledge and insight to help you connect with the region’s unique history and geography. Ultramarine’s two twin-engine helicopters, 20-quick-launching Zodiacs and unprecedented mix of on-ship amenities and off-ship adventure options will deliver an unrivalled Arctic experience no one else can.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Arrive In Toronto, Canada
Day 2.
Fly To Resolute And Embark
Day 3-7.
Exploring Canada’S High Arctic
Day 8.
Disembark In Resolute, Canada And Fly To Toronto
Day 9.
Depart Toronto

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Follow the footsteps of polar explorers and experience highlights of the Canadian Arctic
  • Search for iconic Arctic wildlife such as polar bears and muskox
  • Enjoy flightseeing and heli landings with Ultramarine’s two onboard helicopters
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to get up close to glaciers, fjords, icebergs and more
  • Learn about the environment and wildlife from our onboard polar experts


Ship Information

Ship Name
Ultramarine
Ship Type
Expedition Ship
Max. Passengers
199
 

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Cruise (Round Trip) Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada


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