National Geographic Explorer

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Cruise line
Lindblad Expeditions

Current cruise:
13 nights / 14 days, round-trip Antarctic Cruises
27 Nov, 2016 - 10 Dec, 2016

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National Geographic Explorer Review and Specifications

Specifications of National Geographic Explorer

Flag Bahamas
Builder ULSTEIN HATLO A/S
Year built 1982
Speed 17.5 kn / 32 kph / 20 mph
Length (LOA) 112 m / 367 ft
Beam (width) 16 m / 52 ft
Gross Tonnage 6471 gt
Passengers 148 - 162
Crew 70
Passengers-to-space ratio 41
Decks 6
Cabins 81
Decks with cabins 3
Last Refurbishment 2008
Former names Midnatsol,Midnatsol II, Lyngen

Review of National Geographic Explorer

National Geographic Explorer was built in 1982 as ms Midnatsol, of the Hurtigruten fleet. MS Explorer was last refurbished in 2015. 

History - construction & ownership

The 6,471-ton, 162-passenger flagship of Nat Geo fleet, National Geographic Explorer, is an expedition cruise ship able to reach the most remote shores of our planet, while offering a first-rate on board experience. The Explorer is outfitted with various tools for exploration. The partnership that Nat Geo has with the Lindblad Expeditions line enables passengers to enjoy an expedition style small ship cruise vacation as active explorers. Lindblad cruise ships sail unique destinations to explore out-of-the-way inlets, making Zodiac landings and looking for wildlife.

Cruise itinerary program

National Geographic Explorer itinerary program is based on expedition cruises in Antarctica during winter and in the Arctic during summer months. The ship also cruises along the Atlantic coast and explores the Baltic Sea region, Norway, Northwest Passage, Iceland, Canadian Maritimes, and the wild coast of South America sailing form various ports.

National Geographic Explorer

Cabins

National Geographic Explorer has 6 passenger decks and 81 cabins, all of which Outside with portholes or windows. The cabin grades number is 9.

Dining options - Food & Drinks

Nat Geo Explorer has one Main Dining Room which offers single seating with unassigned tables, and a Bistro. The selection of dining options offer regional cuisine using local ingredients. 

Entertainment options - Fun & Sport

National Geographic Explorer carries a fleet of Zodiacs and kayaks, as well as HD cameras, hydrophones and video equipment allowing access to the amazing underwater world. In the lounge, passengers can view  images from the ocean’s depths, projected from a remotely operated vehicle. A full-time doctor, photo instructor, video chronicler, wellness and undersea specialists accompany every voyage. Internet access is also available. The officers and captain welcome travelers to the bridge according to the “Open Bridge” policy.

Public areas on board include a lounge and bar, sauna, spa and fitness center. The Explorer also features a well-stocked library which is a quiet refuge. The deck offers observation spaces for viewing the sculpted icebergs of Antarctica or the steep-walled fjords of Norway.

National Geographic Explorer wiki

Year built 1982 (as MS Midnatsol)

Last refurbished (scheduled refurbishment) 2017

Passenger capacity / crew capacity 148 (162 max) / 70

Dimensions (Gross tonnage weight / LOA length) 6,471 tons / 367 ft (112 m)

Flag State (registered in) Bahamas

Ship builder Ulstein Verft AS (Norway)

Building cost USD - mill

Ship owner and Operator Lindblad Expeditions

Christened by -

Official website link NationalGeographicExpeditions.com

Accident reports and news CruiseMinus.com

  • Passenger decks: 6
  • Cabin grades number: 9
  • Total number of cabins: 81 (all of which Outside)
  • Dining Rooms:  Dining Room (single seating with unassigned tables), Bistro.
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation Lounge with full-service bar, facilities for films and presentations, Chart Room, lounge, Global Gallery (shop), Internet Cafe.
  • LEX Spa, sauna, fitness center, Sun deck, library, Internet access, laundry service.
  • Lindblad's flagship National Geographic Explorer cruises from pole to pole (Arctic and Antarctica), and also in Europe - to Iceland, Greenland and the Norwegian Fjords.
  • The vessel was originally built as MS Midnatsol (link to the Hurtigruten ship). Today, Nat Geo Explorer is an expedition cruise ship designed to easily navigate in remote areas, specifically in the polar regions. It has extra hull plating to withstand high icebreaking tolerances.
  • The other Nat Geo ("National Geographic") named Lindblad ships are EndeavourEndeavour 2IslanderOrionSea BirdSea Lion.
  • As a true expedition cruising ship, National Geographic Explorer is staffed with a full-time doctor and a wellness specialist, a photo instructor and a video chronicler, and also an undersea specialist. Another feature is the specific expedition equipment on board, including a remote operated vehicle (diving to 1000 ft depth), a fleet of 36 2-person kayaks and 15 Zodiacs, wet suits and snorkeling gear, also a glass-bottom boat. Onboard educational and entertainment facilities are the observation lounge and the library. There is a mudroom with lockers providing storage for boots, thus saving space in cabins.

National Geographic Explorer related cruise news

National Geographic Explorer Itineraries 2016

The below listed National Geographic Explorer cruise prices on 2016 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Lindblad Expeditions fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
27 November 13 nights / 14 days, round-trip Antarctic Cruises
27 Nov        Departing from Gateway City
28 Nov - 29 Nov        Buenos Aires, Argentina
29 Nov        Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Nov        At Sea
01 Dec - 06 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
07 Dec - 08 Dec        At Sea
09 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
10 Dec        Arriving in Gateway City
07 December 13 nights / 14 days, round-trip Antarctic Cruises
07 Dec        Departing from Gateway City
08 Dec - 09 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Dec        At Sea
11 Dec - 16 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
17 Dec - 18 Dec        At Sea
19 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
19 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
20 Dec        Arriving in Gateway City
17 December 13 nights / 14 days, round-trip Antarctic Cruises
17 Dec        Departing from Gateway City
18 Dec - 19 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
19 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
20 Dec        At Sea
21 Dec - 26 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
27 Dec - 28 Dec        At Sea
29 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
29 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
30 Dec        Arriving in Gateway City
27 December 13 nights / 14 days, round-trip Antarctic Cruises
27 Dec        Departing from Gateway City
28 Dec - 29 Dec        Buenos Aires, Argentina
29 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Dec        At Sea
31 Dec - 05 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
06 Jan - 07 Jan        At Sea
08 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
08 Jan        Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Jan        Arriving in Gateway City

National Geographic Explorer Itineraries 2017

The below listed National Geographic Explorer cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Lindblad Expeditions fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
08 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15416
09 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Jan        At Sea
11 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
12 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
13 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
14 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
15 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
17 Jan - 18 Jan        At Sea
19 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
19 Jan        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
18 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15416
19 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
19 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
20 Jan        At Sea
21 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
22 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
26 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
27 Jan - 28 Jan        At Sea
29 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
29 Jan        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15416
29 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
29 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Jan        At Sea
31 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
06 Feb - 07 Feb        At Sea
08 Feb        Ushuaia, Argentina
08 Feb        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
07 February 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15416
08 Feb        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
08 Feb        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Feb        At Sea
10 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
11 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
12 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
13 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
14 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
15 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Feb - 17 Feb        At Sea
18 Feb        Ushuaia, Argentina
18 Feb        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
17 February 20 nights / 21 days, one-way from Buenos Aires to Valparaiso
Prices starting
from $26654
18 Feb        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
18 Feb        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
19 Feb        At Sea
20 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
21 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
22 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
26 Feb - 27 Feb        At Sea
28 Feb        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Mar - 06 Mar        At Sea
07 Mar        Port Stanley, East Falkland Island
08 Mar        West Point Island, Falkland Islands
09 Mar        At Sea
10 Mar        Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Mar        Arriving in Valparaiso, Santiago, Chile
09 March 15 nights / 16 days, round-trip South Georgia and the Falklands
Prices starting
from $19604
10 Mar        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
10 Mar        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
11 Mar        At Sea
12 Mar        Falkland Islands
13 Mar        Falkland Islands
14 Mar - 15 Mar        At Sea
16 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
17 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
18 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
19 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
20 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
21 Mar - 22 Mar        At Sea
23 Mar        Falkland Islands
24 Mar        At Sea
25 Mar        Ushuaia, Argentina
25 Mar        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
17 May 14 nights / 15 days, one-way from Bergen to Oslo
Prices starting
from $19119
18 May        Departing from Bergen, Norway
19 May        Nordfjord,Norway
20 May        Norwegian Fjords
21 May        Norwegian Fjords
22 May        Norwegian Fjords
23 May        Lofoten Islands, Norway
24 May        Tysfjord,Norway
25 May        Tromso, Norway
26 May        Bear Island, Bjornoya, Norway
27 May        Svalbard, Arctic Norway
28 May        Svalbard, Arctic Norway
29 May        Svalbard, Arctic Norway
30 May        Svalbard, Arctic Norway
31 May        Svalbard, Arctic Norway
01 Jun        Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
01 Jun        Arriving in Oslo, Norway
01 June 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Land of the Ice Bears
Prices starting
from $11793
02 Jun        Departing from Oslo, Norway
02 Jun        Departing from Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
03 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
04 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
05 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
06 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
07 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
08 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
09 Jun        Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
09 Jun        Arriving in Oslo, Norway
08 June 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Land of the Ice Bears
Prices starting
from $11793
09 Jun        Departing from Oslo, Norway
09 Jun        Departing from Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
10 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
11 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
12 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
13 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
14 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
15 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
16 Jun        Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
16 Jun        Arriving in Oslo, Norway
15 June 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Land of the Ice Bears
Prices starting
from $11793
16 Jun        Departing from Oslo, Norway
16 Jun        Departing from Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
17 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
18 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
19 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
20 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
21 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
22 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
23 Jun        Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
23 Jun        Arriving in Oslo, Norway
22 June 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Land of the Ice Bears
Prices starting
from $11793
23 Jun        Departing from Oslo, Norway
23 Jun        Departing from Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
24 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
25 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
26 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
27 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
28 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
29 Jun        Svalbard, Arctic Norway (Exploring)
30 Jun        Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway
30 Jun        Arriving in Oslo, Norway
25 July 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Kangerlussuaq to Reykjavik
Prices starting
from $16143
26 Jul        Departing from Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
27 Jul        Sisimiut, Greenland
28 Jul        Disko Bay,Greenland
29 Jul        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
30 Jul        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada (Exploring)
31 Jul        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada (Exploring)
01 Aug        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada (Exploring)
02 Aug        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada (Exploring)
03 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
04 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
05 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
06 Aug        Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
06 Aug        Arriving in Reykjavik, Iceland
05 August 19 nights / 20 days, round-trip Exploring Greenland, Baffin & Ellesmere Islands
Prices starting
from $29988
06 Aug        Departing from Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
07 Aug        Sisimiut, Greenland
08 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
09 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
10 Aug        Baffin Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
11 Aug        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada
12 Aug        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada
13 Aug        Lancaster Sound,Nunavut, Arctic Canada
14 Aug        Devon Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
15 Aug        Ellesmere Island, Grise Fiord, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
16 Aug        Ellesmere Island, Grise Fiord, Nunavut, Arctic Canada
17 Aug        At Sea
18 Aug        At Sea
19 Aug        At Sea
20 Aug        At Sea
21 Aug        At Sea
22 Aug        Nuussuaq Peninsula,Greenland
23 Aug        Ilulissat, Greenland
24 Aug        At Sea
25 Aug        Arriving in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
25 October 15 nights / 16 days, round-trip South Georgia and the Falklands
Prices starting
from $18381
26 Oct        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
26 Oct        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
27 Oct        At Sea
28 Oct        Falkland Islands
29 Oct        Falkland Islands
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00        At Sea
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        At Sea
07 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        Falkland Islands
08 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        At Sea
09 Nov 23:00 - 23:00        Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Nov        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
08 November 21 nights / 22 days, round-trip Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands
Prices starting
from $27450
09 Nov        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Nov        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Nov        At Sea
11 Nov        West Point Island, Falkland Islands
12 Nov        Port Stanley, East Falkland Island
13 Nov - 14 Nov        At Sea
15 Nov        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Nov        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
17 Nov        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
18 Nov        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
19 Nov        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
20 Nov - 21 Nov        At Sea
22 Nov        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Nov        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Nov        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Nov        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
26 Nov - 27 Nov        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
28 Nov - 29 Nov        At Sea
30 Nov        Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Nov        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 November 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15878
29 Nov        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
29 Nov        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Nov        At Sea
01 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
06 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
07 Dec - 08 Dec        At Sea
09 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Dec        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
08 December 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $15878
09 Dec        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Dec        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Dec        At Sea
11 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
12 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
13 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
14 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
15 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
17 Dec - 18 Dec        At Sea
19 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
19 Dec        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
18 December 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
19 Dec        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
19 Dec        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
20 Dec        At Sea
21 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
22 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
26 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
27 Dec - 28 Dec        At Sea
29 Dec        Ushuaia, Argentina
29 Dec        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 December 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
29 Dec        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
29 Dec        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
30 Dec        At Sea
31 Dec        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
06 Jan - 07 Jan        At Sea
08 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
08 Jan        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina

National Geographic Explorer Itineraries 2018

The below listed National Geographic Explorer cruise prices on 2018 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Lindblad Expeditions fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
07 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
08 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
08 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Jan        At Sea
10 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
11 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
12 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
13 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
14 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
15 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Jan - 17 Jan        At Sea
18 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
18 Jan        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
17 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
18 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
18 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
19 Jan        At Sea
20 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
21 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
22 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
26 Jan - 27 Jan        At Sea
28 Jan        Ushuaia, Argentina
28 Jan        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
27 January 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
28 Jan        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 Jan        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
29 Jan        At Sea
30 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
31 Jan        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
05 Feb - 06 Feb        At Sea
07 Feb        Ushuaia, Argentina
07 Feb        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
06 February 10 nights / 11 days, round-trip Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Prices starting
from $17146
07 Feb        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
07 Feb        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
08 Feb        At Sea
09 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
10 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
11 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
12 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
13 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
14 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
15 Feb - 16 Feb        At Sea
17 Feb        Ushuaia, Argentina
17 Feb        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina
16 February 20 nights / 21 days, one-way from Buenos Aires to Valparaiso
Prices starting
from $27450
17 Feb        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
17 Feb        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
18 Feb        At Sea
19 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
20 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
21 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
22 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
23 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
24 Feb        Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica (Exploring)
25 Feb - 26 Feb        At Sea
27 Feb        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
28 Feb        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
01 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
02 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
03 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
04 Mar - 05 Mar        At Sea
06 Mar        Port Stanley, East Falkland Island
07 Mar        West Point Island, Falkland Islands
08 Mar        At Sea
09 Mar        Ushuaia, Argentina
09 Mar        Arriving in Valparaiso, Santiago, Chile
08 March 15 nights / 16 days, round-trip South Georgia and the Falklands
Prices starting
from $19604
09 Mar        Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
09 Mar        Departing from Ushuaia, Argentina
10 Mar        At Sea
11 Mar        Falkland Islands
12 Mar        Falkland Islands
13 Mar - 14 Mar        At Sea
15 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
16 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
17 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
18 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
19 Mar        South Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica (Exploring)
20 Mar - 21 Mar        At Sea
22 Mar        Falkland Islands
23 Mar        At Sea
24 Mar        Ushuaia, Argentina
24 Mar        Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina