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16-night Canada and Greenland Expedition Cruise

Cruise Line:
Silversea Cruises
Ship:
Silver Cloud Expedition
Destination:
Roundtrip Kangerlussuaq
Departure Date:
8/18/2018
Length:
16
Offer ID:
1250960

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Theme: Explorer's Collection Cruise 

Embrace your inner Shackleton or Magellan and follow in the footsteps of the first explorers to relive their amazing discoveries. Join Silversea as they join forces with the renowned Royal Geographical Society in London on a selection of special voyages that build on the routes of early explorers. Embrace your inner Columbus and discover the romance of the seas as they take you from pole to pole accross all seven seas. Taste the thrill of discovery with especially crafted menus that celebrate the cameraderie of an exploration team at sea in recreated dinners that are inspired by their successes.

*Cruise line theme is subject to change or cancellation without notice.


EXCLUSIVE AMENITIES (per couple):

  • $500 Shipboard Credit

Itinerary

Destination
Arrival
Departure
Kangerlussuaq Fjord
8/18/2018
8/18/2018 5:30:00 PM

Kangerlussuaq is a long Fjord just north of the polar circle, in western Greenland. This Fjord is unique because if its nature and rich biodiversity. The surrounding landscape features glaciers that feed into the Fjord, as well as plains covered in plants, wildflowers, and greenery. The Fjord is also home to a number of wildlife including musk ox, reindeer, and arctic foxes. Visitors are in for a treat when visiting this beautiful region of Greenland.

Sisimuit
8/19/2018 8:00:00 AM
8/19/2018 2:00:00 PM

Sisimuit is a growing town located in western Greenland. It is one of the main village destinations in Greenland, and an administrative center for the Qeqqata Municipality. The population of Sisimiut was recorded of 5,598 inhabitants living in the town in 2013. One of the main attractions is the multicolor Northern Lights of the Aurora Borelis that take place during the months of September to April. Aside from this amazing phenomenon, many visitors come to Sisimuit to enjoy activities such as fishing, hiking, and dog sledding. 

Uummannaq
8/20/2018 1:00:00 PM
8/20/2018 6:00:00 PM

Uummannaq Island is located 590 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle in northwestern Greenland. Uummannaq has been host to unique events such as the Ice Golf Championship, Greenland Shark Challenge and the National Championship in Kayaking. Attractions of Uummannaq include archaeological and historical sites such as the Qilakitsoq mummies - an ancient Eskimo burial site where 500 year old mummies were discovered or settlements of the hunter/trapper culture. Also of interest are dog sled trips, whales, bird cliffs, glaciers, a museum and, of course, May to July this is the land of the midnight sun.

At Sea
8/21/2018
8/21/2018

No information currently available.

Pond Inlet
8/22/2018 8:00:00 AM
8/22/2018 2:00:00 PM

No information currently available.

Beechey Island
8/26/2018 6:00:00 AM
8/26/2018 12:00:00 PM

Beechey Island is located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago of Nanavut, Canada. It is known for the Franklin Expedition in 1845 and the search for the Northwest Passage, and was declared a Territorial Historic Site.

Dundas Harbour
8/27/2018 9:00:00 AM
8/27/2018 3:00:00 PM

Dundas Harbour is a quiet harbor on Devon Island where hawks nest, muskoxen graze and walrus can be spotted just off shore. This abandoned Qikiqtaaluk settlement in Nunavut was first established in 1924 as an outpost to curb foreign whaling, and the ruins of a few buildings remain along with one of the northernmost cemeteries in the world.

Ellesmere Island
8/28/2018 7:00:00 AM
8/28/2018 7:00:00 PM

Ellesmere Island is located off the northwest coast of Greenland and is the largest island of Canada's Queen Elizabeth Islands. This rugged Canadian Arctic Archipelago is covered with ice fields and towering mountains, as well as some small settlements including Alert, a weather station and military outpost which is the northernmost community in North America!

At Sea
8/29/2018
8/29/2018

No information currently available.

Upernavik
8/30/2018 1:00:00 PM
8/30/2018 5:00:00 PM

No information currently available.

Qeqertarsuaq
8/31/2018 11:00:00 AM
8/31/2018 11:00:00 PM

Quaintly scattered with homes in shades of blue, green and red,  Qeqertarsuaq is a small town on the island of Disko, characterized by snowy basalt mountains and the glaciers throughout. Despite the frigid temperatures, there is a wide variety of wildlife here, as a significant portion of Greenland's botanical species are found here. Just beyond town in the silvery grey sea, you'll see whales moving amongst the ice during the summers. Trek up the precipitous Lyngmark Glacier to experience unmatched views, where you can hop on a dogsled and glide across the glacial platform of ice under the midnight sun. Hiking is also popular along the slopes of the mountain behind town.

Ilulisat
9/1/2018 6:00:00 AM
9/1/2018 11:00:00 PM

Ilulissat means icebergs in Greenlandic, and the town has a beautiful location at the mouth of an ice fjord that is filled with enormous icebergs, and is the most productive glacier in the northern hemisphere. North of Ilulissat lies the settlement of Oqaatsut/Rodebay, where some of the old buildings from colonial times are today restaurants or huts available for rent. Ilulissat is a modern town but is also know as the dogsled town for all its sleds and snow dogs, and visitors can share in the sledding fun.

At Sea
9/2/2018
9/2/2018

No information currently available.

Kangerlussuaq Fjord
9/3/2018 6:00:00 AM
9/3/2018

Kangerlussuaq is a long Fjord just north of the polar circle, in western Greenland. This Fjord is unique because if its nature and rich biodiversity. The surrounding landscape features glaciers that feed into the Fjord, as well as plains covered in plants, wildflowers, and greenery. The Fjord is also home to a number of wildlife including musk ox, reindeer, and arctic foxes. Visitors are in for a treat when visiting this beautiful region of Greenland.

Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking.

Port, security and handling fees, government fees and taxes are included in the fare. Price does not include airfare, transfers and airline government fees and taxes.

Departure Date:
8/18/2018
Number of Nights
16
Cruise Inclusions:
  • Spacious Ultra-Luxury Suites - over 85% with Private Verandas
  • Butler Service - All Suites
  • Complimentary Beverages Served Throughout the Ship
  • Gratuities
  • Open-Seating Dining
  • In-Suite Dining and 24-Hour Room Service
  • In-Suite Beverages
  • Free Wi-Fi Throughout the Ship*
  • Transportation into Town

As of January 2016, every guest will receive at least one free hour of Wi-Fi per day, with select suites receiving unlimited Wi-Fi.

Available Addons:

 

  • Optional shore excursions
  • Air/Hotel Program
  • Hotel-Only Program
  • Extra Night Accommodations
  • Transfer-Only Package
  • Air Upgrades and Special Requests

 

Remarks:
Offer ID:
1250960

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