Safari Quest

Safari Quest cruise ship
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Cruise line
Un-Cruise Adventures

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
13 Jul, 2018 - 21 Jul, 2018

Safari Quest Review and Specifications

Specifications of Safari Quest

Year built1992  /  Age : 26
Flag state USA
BuilderShear Yachts (Detroit, Michigan USA)
Classice-strengthened expedition yacht
OwnerInnerSea Discoveries Alaska Inc
OperatorUnCruise Adventures
Speed10 kn / 19 kph / 12 mph
Length (LOA)37 m / 121 ft
Beam (width)8 m / 26 ft
Gross Tonnage345 gt
Passengers16 - 22
Crew9
Passengers-to-space ratio16
Decks4
Cabins11
Decks with cabins4
Last Refurbishment2013
Former namesObsession

Review of Safari Quest

Safari Quest is owned and operated by the based in Seattle Un-Cruise Adventures company.

History - construction & ownership

The 345-ton, 22-passenger cruise ship Safari Quest has a navy blue hull and offers refined atmosphere, just like all other Un-Cruise Adventures ships – the expedition-style cruising is combined with luxury.Safari Quest

Un-Cruise Adventures (formerly American Safari Cruises) is an USA-based, wholly-owned cruise company, a subsidiary of InnerSea Discoveries Alaska. In 2013, the American Safari Cruises line was renamed to "Un-Cruise Adventures".. Currently the cruise company has 2 headquarters - main headquarters in Seattle WA and second in Juneau AK.

Cruise itinerary program

MS Safari Quest schedule calendar includes Alaska cruises departing from Juneau.

Cabins

MS Safari Quest has only 11 cabins, all of which are ocean-view, and have private heated bathrooms. The Balcony Suites are four.

Dining options - Food & Drinks

The Safari Quest has an intimate salon, Wine Library, and inviting dining room that encourage mingling among guests.

Entertainment options - Fun & Sport

The Un-Cruise Quest ship easily visits areas that bigger ships cannot and offers adventure equipment including paddle boards, kayaks, inflatable skiffs, hydrophone and underwater camera (linked to yacht’s lounge and stateroom TVs). The spa area includes an on-deck hot tub (Alaska only), fitness equipment, sauna and complimentary massage.

Safari Quest wiki

  • Cabin grades number: 4
  • Total number of cabins: 11 (of which all are Oceanview, 4 Balcony Suites).
  • Restaurants and food bars: Dining Room.
  • Lounges & Bars: Sun Lounge, Lounge, Bar.
  • Spa area (with jacuzzi, sauna, massage, fitness equipment, yoga classes), kayaks, paddle boards, expedition gear, bow viewing area, swim step and kayak launching platform, underwater camera, library.
  • The 22-guest Safari Quest cruise ship is a small yacht sailing to off-the-beaten-path regions. The captain often changes the itinerary route to take advantage of passenger interests or wildlife viewing opportunities.
  • All Un-Cruise Adventures’ ships boast navy blue hulls and refined atmosphere. Safari Quest is best choice expedition cruise ship for those who like adventure-style cruising and activities, combined with luxury on board. Passengers tend to be well-heeled, in their 40s or older Americans, who enjoy the intimate experience this motor yacht provides.
  • Safari Quest ship's adventure equipment includes stand-up paddle boards and kayaks; inflatable skiffs; hiking poles; hydrophone (for listening to sounds below ocean surface). The bow-mounted underwater camera is linked to the yacht's lounge and to all cabin TVs.
  • The other Un-Cruise "Safari" ships are EndeavourExplorer and Voyager.

Safari Quest Itineraries 2018

The below listed Safari Quest cruise prices on 2018 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Un-Cruise Adventures 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
Petersburg cruise port

29 June 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
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29 Jun      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
01 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
02 Jul     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
03 Jul     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
04 Jul     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
05 Jul     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
06 Jul     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
07 Jul      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

06 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
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06 Jul      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
08 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
09 Jul     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
10 Jul     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
11 Jul     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
12 Jul     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
13 Jul     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
14 Jul      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

13 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
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13 Jul      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
15 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
16 Jul     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
17 Jul     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
18 Jul     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
19 Jul     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
20 Jul     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
21 Jul      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

20 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
show itinerary map
20 Jul      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
22 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
23 Jul     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
24 Jul     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
25 Jul     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
26 Jul     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
27 Jul     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
28 Jul      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

27 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
show itinerary map
27 Jul      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
29 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
30 Jul     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
31 Jul     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
01 Aug     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
02 Aug     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
03 Aug     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
04 Aug      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

03 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
show itinerary map
03 Aug      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
05 Aug     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
06 Aug     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
07 Aug     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
08 Aug     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
09 Aug     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
10 Aug     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
11 Aug      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

10 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
show itinerary map
10 Aug      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
12 Aug     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
13 Aug     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
14 Aug     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
15 Aug     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
16 Aug     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
17 Aug     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
18 Aug      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

17 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $9513
show itinerary map
17 Aug      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
19 Aug     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
20 Aug     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
21 Aug     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
22 Aug     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
23 Aug     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
24 Aug     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
25 Aug      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

24 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $8937
show itinerary map
24 Aug      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
26 Aug     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
27 Aug     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
28 Aug     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
29 Aug     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
30 Aug     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
31 Aug     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
01 Sep      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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Petersburg cruise port

31 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Alaska Yacht—Bears, Bergs, & Bushwacking
Prices starting
from $8937
show itinerary map
31 Aug      Departing from Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
02 Sep     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
03 Sep     Kuiu Island, Alaska   
04 Sep     Sitka, Baranof Island, Alaska   
05 Sep     Chatham Strait, Alaska   
06 Sep     Admiralty Island, Alaska   
07 Sep     LeConte Glacier, Alaska   
08 Sep      Arriving in Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   

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