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

 

Summary:

Discover the cultural, historic and geographic treasures of Canada's remote High Arctic region aboard Ultramarine.

Duration
12 Days
Next Departure
22-Aug-2021
Starting at
± USD 11,047.00
Price per day
± USD 921.00

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  • Dates and Details
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Operator
Exodus Travel
Tour
Canada's Remote Arctic: Northwest Passage to Ellesmere and Axel Heiberg Islands
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Group Size
0 - 199
Age Group
18 - 99 Years

Summary

Discover the cultural, historic and geographic treasures of Canada's remote High Arctic region aboard Ultramarine.

Day 1.
Start Toronto, Canada
Day 2.
Fly To Resolute And Embark
Day 3-10.
Exploring Canada's High Arctic
Day 11.
Disembark In Resolute, Fly To Toronto
Day 12.
End Toronto

 

Details

Here, at the top of the world, nature has created unique wonders in astonishing variety. Our 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.On this exciting itinerary, we follow the natural guides of sea and ice to showcase the region’s cultural, historic and geographic treasures, aiming to approach the farthest stretches of this rugged, rarely visited landscape. Ultramarine’s unprecedented range of adventure options, including activities such as helicopter flightseeing, gives you an unrivalled Polar experience. You’ll be able to view the magnificent wildlife that make their home in this forbidding region, including Polar bears, whales, seals, walrus, Musk ox and possibly the elusive Arctic wolf. From soaring cli­ffs to mummified forests, spectacular glacial formations to stunning alpine vistas, expansive waterways to sheltered shores, Canada’s Remote Arctic provides the definitive experience of a mysterious, magical region few ever get to see..

Remarks

Highlights

  • * Search for iconic Arctic wildlife, such as Polar bears and Musk ox * Zodiac cruise along the face of an active glacier * Learn about indigenous culture from Inuit guides onboard and ashore * Channel your inner explorer as we set out to reach Canada’s most northerly islands: Axel Heiberg and Ellesmere Island * Travel in a small expedition vessel * Enjoy flightseeing and heli landings with Ultramarine’s two onboard helicopters * Accompanied by extremely qualified Expedition Staff
  • Included in Price

    • All meals while on the ship included.*Typical Meals*The ships galley offers good quality service and cuisine throughout, with excellent chefs preparing international menus including vegetarian dishes, accompanied by a wide variety of drinks from around the world on sale.*Breakfast:* Buffet style – unlimited tea and coffee, a selection of fruit juices, hot options including bacon and eggs or omelettes, a selection of bread and toast and jam/honey/marmalade, fruit and cereal.*Lunch:* Three course set meal or buffet, or the occasional BBQ.*Dinner:* Three or four courses with a starter of soup and/or salad, a choice of mains with at least one vegetarian option and a dessert, with tea and coffee.
    • * All meals while on the ship * Beer and house wine during dinner * All accommodation * All transport and listed activities * Full complement of qualified Expedition Staff * We can include flights from the UK.  Please contact us for a quote.

    NOT included in price

  • * Travel insurance * Single accommodation (available on request) * Visas or vaccinations * Mandatory transfer package (including return charter flights between Toronto and Resolute) which is £1700 per person (or equivalent in booking currency) paid on booking
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    This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

        

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