Hurtigruten Expeditions has launched a 93-day pole to pole expedition cruise – exploring Alaska, the Northwest Passage, Greenland, the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, South America, and Antarctica in a single voyage.
August 8, 2022, marks the beginning of the 93-day journey on the MS Roald Amundsen.
That is the primary of two new pole-to-pole itineraries, with the MS Fram setting sail for an 66-day expedition cruise from the Arctic to Antarctica just a little over a month later, in line with a press launch.
“These extraordinary expedition cruises will supply extra bucket record locations and once-in-a-lifetime experiences than we have now ever earlier than supplied in a single voyage. They are going to showcase a few of the most spectacular nature and wildlife of our planet and supply genuine encounters with distinctive cultures. We proudly consider they symbolize probably the most epic voyages of modern-day expedition cruising,” mentioned Asta Lassesen, CEO, Hurtigruten Expeditions.
The 2 new itineraries will embody places equivalent to Antarctica, Canada’s Northwest Passage, the Chilean Fjords, and Greenland, in addition to crossing by way of the Panama Canal.
The 93-day itinerary departs Vancouver on August 8, 2022 and can go to 11 nations – and Antarctica – earlier than disembarking adventurous visitors in Buenos Aires.
The voyages visits the Aleutian Islands alongside the Alaskan Peninsula and the abandoned St. Matthew Island, probably the most remoted place in Alaska, earlier than crossing the Artic Circle and heading by way of the Northwest Passage to Greenland and Baffin Island. Distinctive stops embody Belize and Nicaragua earlier than the Panama Canal and exploring the majestic South American shoreline. The unique itinerary pricing begins at $64,581 per particular person
There may be additionally the 66-day lengthy expedition possibility that visits seven nations between Edmonton, Canada, and Santiago de Chile, departing September 22, 2022.
The MS Fram will take visitors by way of the Canadian Arctic to Greenland, earlier than heading south, by way of the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, exploring the coast of South America, and do a few of the first landings in Antarctica that season. This journey begins at $50,143 per particular person.
“Exploring a few of the most distant and distinctive waters of the world for 93 or 66 days, some solely accessible by small expedition ships like ours, make these visitors true fashionable explorers. These are distinctive alternatives that solely very, only a few individuals get to expertise,” added Captain Terje Johnny Willassen who is among the two Masters who might be captaining MS Roald Amundsen from Pole to Pole within the fall of 2022.