Arctic Safari 2017
Arctic Safari 2017
Arctic Safari 2017
Arctic Safari 2017
Arctic Safari 2017

Arctic Safari 2017 picture Our classic Arctic expedition begins by exploring Greenland’s fjords and communities with hosts from WWF-Canada.

The great icefjord at Ilulissat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and source of the majority of the icebergs in the North Atlantic, is one of many highlights. Across the Davis Strait, the Canadian Arctic experience begins in Qikiqtarjuaq (Broughton Island). As we head north, opportunities for polar bear, whales, and musk ox abound on Devon Island, while Prince Leopold Island is one of Canada’s best birding areas. Abandoned RCMP and HBC posts offer a glimpse into the region’s rich history; at Beechey Island, we’ll pay our respects at the graves of three of Sir John Franklin’s men. Resolute Bay memorializes the courage of the Inuit of Canada’s Arctic.

On this trip, we will live and breathe the natural history of some of the planet’s most striking features as we search for the cultures and wildlife of the vast and beautiful north.

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day 4
Uummannaq Fjord
day 5
Karrat Fjord
day 6
At Sea
day 7
Mittimatilik (Pond Inlet), NU
day 8
North Baffin
day 9
Devon Island
day 10
Lancaster Sound
day 11
Prince Leopold and Beechey Islands
day 12
Qausuittuq - Resolute

Sondre Stromfjord is one of the longest fjords in the world and boasts 168 kilometres of superb scenery. Kangerlussuaq, the town at its eastern head, means ‘the big fjord.’ 

We begin our adventure by sailing down this dramatic fjord as the sun sets before us. 

July 30, 2017 - Aug. 10, 2017 - Click on cabin category for ship deckplan

All prices are per person, in US Dollars (USD) unless specified otherwise, and are cash or cheque discounted.

  • 1

    $5995.00   Deck four. Interior cabin, four lower berths, private bath

  • 2

    $6995.00   Deck four. Interior cabin, three lower berths, private bath

  • 3

    $8395.00   Deck five. Interior cabin, two lower berths, private bath

  • 4

    $9695.00   Deck four, porthole window, two lower berths, private bath

  • 5

    $10895.00   Deck five, picture window, two lower berths, private bath

  • 6

    $12095.00   Decks four, seven and eight, picture windows (obstructed view), two lower berth OR matrimonial bed, private bath, refrigerator

  • 7

    $13295.00   Decks five and eight, large picture window (partial obstruction), two lower berth OR matrimonial bed, private bath, refrigerator

  • 8

    $14595.00   Deck five and seven, picture window, two lower berths, private bath, refrigerator

  • 9

    $15895.00   Deck five and seven, picture window, two lower berths, private bath

  • 10

    $17195.00   Deck seven, picture window, two lower berths, private bath, refrigerator

    Please add Discovery Fund Fee - Arctic Safari fee of $250.00 to above prices

    Please call for details regarding charter flight details etc.
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There is no ship for this trip.
  • Aaron Spitzer

    Aaron Spitzer


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  • Alanna Mitchell

    Alanna Mitchell


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  • Alex Preston

    Alex Preston

    Assistant Expedition Leader

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  • André Gallant

    André Gallant


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  • Anguti Johnston

    Anguti Johnston


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  • Ashalee Mohamed

    Ashalee Mohamed

    General Manager

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  • Brittany Manley

    Brittany Manley

    Expedition Support

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  • Charlotte Mougeot

    Charlotte Mougeot


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  • C.W.  Nicol

    C.W. Nicol

    Author & Natrualist

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  • David Newland

    David Newland


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  • David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes

    David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes


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  • Dawn Bazely

    Dawn Bazely


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  • Dawson Freeze

    Dawson Freeze

    Expedition Team

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  • Deanna Leonard-Spitzer

    Deanna Leonard-Spitzer

    Marine Biologist

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  • Dr. Lisa Rankin

    Dr. Lisa Rankin


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  • Garry Donaldson

    Garry Donaldson


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  • Genevieve Cote

    Genevieve Cote

    Expedition Team

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  • George Sirk

    George Sirk

    Naturalist and Ornithologist

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  • Jason Edmunds

    Jason Edmunds

    Expedition Leader

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  • Jennifer Kilabuk

    Jennifer Kilabuk

    Expedition Team

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  • Jerry Kobalenko

    Jerry Kobalenko


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  • John Blyth

    John Blyth

    Expedition Team

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  • Josh Qaumariaq

    Josh Qaumariaq


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  • Kaleigh Potts

    Kaleigh Potts

    Expedition Support

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  • Katie Marshall

    Katie Marshall

    Media Relations

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  • Lois  Suluk-Locke

    Lois Suluk-Locke


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  • Mike Beedell

    Mike Beedell


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  • Pete Ewins

    Pete Ewins


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  • Ryo Ijichi

    Ryo Ijichi

    Expedition Team

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  • Steph Morgan

    Steph Morgan

    Assistant Cruise Director

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  • Tanya Budimlic

    Tanya Budimlic

    Registered Massage Therapist

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  • Thomas Kovacs

    Thomas Kovacs


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What's Included

  • The expertise and company of our expedition staff
  • Onboard educational presentations
  • Interactive workshops, evening entertainment
  • All shipboard meals, including on deck barbeques & afternoon tea, 24-hour coffee, tea and snacks
  • Hors d’ouevres & snacks during evening recaps
  • 24-hour documentary and film programming
  • Fully stocked library

  • Introductions to local people and customs
  • Sightseeing
  • Museum entries, park accesses, port taxes
  • Access to pristine wilderness areas
  • Zodiac tours and cruises
  • On-site archaeology workshops
  • Community programming: local performances, presentations, and demonstrations

    What's Not Included

  • Commercial flights 

  • Mandatory medical/evacuation insurance

  • Personal expenses

  • Additional expenses in the event of delays or itinerary changes

  • Discretionary gratuities to ship's crew (approximately $15 per passenger per day)

  • Visas (if required)
  • Physician's fees confirming you are fit to travel

  • Any medical charges incurred while aboard
  • Possible fuel surcharges

  • $250 USD Discovery Fund Fee

    Charter Flights

    Toronto, ON to Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
    Juily 30, 2017
    Early morning departure
    $1,267 USD per person inclusive of all taxes and fees

    Resolute, NU to Ottawa, ON
    August 10, 2017
    Early evening arrival
    $928 USD per person inclusive of all taxes and fees

    Round trip:
    $2,195 USD per person inclusive of taxes and fees
    Pre and post hotel nights in Toronto and Ottawa are available upon request.
    Overnight accommodation in Toronto and Ottawa recommended.
    • Search for bears, whales, and walrus in their Arctic feeding grounds
    • Voyage along the magnificent fjords of Greenland’s coast
    • Marvel at the Arctic in summer bloom
    • Cruise the seabird colony at Prince Leopold Island via Zodiac
    • Cross the Arctic Circle by sea