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Expedition Cruise Deals

Reinvent cruising to the next level with expedition cruising!

Unlike any other form of travel, expedition cruising gives cruisers an opportunity to experience sites and cultures rarely seen by humanity. Get a taste of exploration with an off-the-beaten-path expedition cruise holiday that will afford you all the adventure you need from a comfortable, climate-controlled, purpose-built ship. Then, when you’re ready, take your adventure to the next level with Zodiac trips from the ship, providing further agility to get you even closer to natural wonders, coastal wilderness, secluded bays, wildlife and much more! Expect Zodiac landings on deserted beaches, up-close views of calving glaciers, forest hikes led by veteran naturalists, and spectacular views of breaching whales and sleek sea lions.

Hot Expedition Deals


SPITSBERGEN IN DEPTH

SPITSBERGEN IN DEPTH

  • Circumnavigate the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago, Spitsbergen!
  • Discover the rugged, wild and unspoiled Spitsbergen for 17 incredible nights onboard the award-winning Ocean Adventurer
  • Experience one of the best opportunities to see Polar Bears and Walrus' all in their natural habitat.
  • Explore glaciers, fjords, icebergs and more with included Zodiac cruising
  • Includes return international flights and hotel stays in Oslo (Norway)
ARCTIC EXPRESS: GREENLAND'S NORTHERN LIGHTS

ARCTIC EXPRESS: GREENLAND'S NORTHERN LIGHTS

  • Explore one of the most unique places in the world, the Arctic!
  • Cruise onboard the crisp Scandinavian style ship, Ocean Nova for 14 enriching nights.
  • Explore the unique vistas of Greenland, the world's largest fjord and even the chance to see the iconic Northern Lights
  • Cruise in a Zodiac with the opportunity to sight whales, polar bears and even a musk ox!
  • Includes return international flights and hotel stays in Iceland
ANTARCTIC EXPRESS

ANTARCTIC EXPRESS

  • Cruise onboard Ocean Adventurer for 8 days as you interact with leopard seals, penguins and much more
  • View the spectacular Drake Passage from above with your chartered flight from Punta Arenas to Antarctica!
  • Marvel in the spectacular wonders of the Antarctic Peninsular including the icebergs around the Pleneau Island and the calving glacier at Neko Harbour
  • Immerse yourself in the exceptional knowledge from the Expedition Team who carry a wealth of knowledge
  • Includes return international flights and hotel stays in Santiago
THE ANTARCTIC EXPLORER

THE ANTARCTIC EXPLORER

  • Discover in-depth the world's southernmost continent, Antarctica, for 15 unforgettable nights
  • Learn first-hand from expert scientists, researchers and special guests onboard for a truly rewarding experience
  • Explore the iconic sights from the Antarctic coastline through to the islands of penguins and seals
  • Set sights on the abundance of wildlife including penguins, seals, whales and more!
  • Includes return international flights and hotel stays in Buenos Aires

Best Of Expedition Cruises


Ocean Nova
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*Arctic Express: Greenland's Northern Lights*
15th Sep 19 - 14 nights
From A$13999pp
Ocean Adventurer
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*Spitsbergen In Depth: Big Islands, Big Adventure*
27th Jun 19 - 17 nights
From A$14599pp
Ocean Adventurer
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*Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake*
6th Dec 19 - 15 nights
From A$17499pp
Ocean Diamond
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*South Georgia and Antarctic: Penguin Safari*
13th Nov 19 - 21 nights
From A$19440pp
Ocean Endeavour
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*Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent
7th Mar 20 - 15 nights
From A$12999pp
Ocean Adventurer
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*Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake & Patagonia*
27th Nov 19 - 23 nights
From A$22899pp
Emerald Princess
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*Greek Isles to the Amazon*
21st Oct 19 - 62 nights
From A$11499pp

Why Expedition Cruises?


  • The world’s leading cruise industry body, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), have earmarked the popularity of expedition cruises with cruisers of all ages making it a priority to tick these trips of a lifetime off their bucket list.
  • Most expedition ships let you explore the world in a smaller vessel purpose built to navigate closer to shore and through tight waterways as well as access remote locations that cannot be reached by large cruise liners, offering truly unique holiday experiences.
  • Once a niche market, expedition and adventure cruises are becoming progressively more popular as travellers discover that small ship cruising is the best way to get to see some of the world’s most unspoilt and remote destinations.
  • Get your camera ready as expedition cruising is more about the destination than the ship.
  • Soak in the knowledge shared by specialists who can identify the local wildlife or offer a cultural perspective on the place you’re exploring.

Where else can you experience an adventure that offers the same ease and convenience of unpacking once as some of the world's most amazing destinations magically appear the next morning!


Cruise Lines Offering Expedition Cruising



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