THE EXPEDITION CRUISE EXPERIENCE
Thanks Rivers & Oceans for helping us book the adventure of a lifetime! R&O was very professional, quick to respond, took care of everything, and removed the hassle and stress out of the planning process.
Geared for adventure, expedition cruises are all about being immersed in the unspoiled wonders of nature while enjoying the camaraderie and comforts of life on-board. Built for expeditions, these cruises offer guests a variety of multi-sport activities including kayaking, hiking, snorkeling and paddle boarding at no extra charge. Once on board, the casual comfort, gourmet meals, and friendly crew make guests feel right at home. Expedition cruises are the perfect trip for multi-generational families, nature-lovers and wildlife enthusiasts who are looking for a unique, and intimate experience at sea.
How often do you get to meet a sea Captain in the desert? This week we had the opportunity to sit down with Captain Jens Köthen of the expedition yacht Hanse Explorer to talk about his favorite destination in the world: Antarctica. For the past ten years, Captain Jens...read more
Like most people, when I used to hear the word “cruise” I was flooded with images of huge ships overflowing with thousands of people. It wasn’t until I stumbled upon the world of expedition cruising that I had a total paradigm shift. I was living on the Big Island of...read more
This past September I had the opportunity of visiting Southeast Alaska and embarking on an 8 day Expedition Cruise from Juneau to Ketchikan through the Inside Passage. Although the entire trip was an incredible adventure, my favorite moments were when we set out in...read more
Gather 'Round for Adventure Coming together makes this time of year special. We gather with friends and family, sharing joyful moments, home-cooked meals, stories of the past, and our hopes for the future. The value of slowing down and sharing quality time with...read more
The Perfect Balance of Water and Land Adventure! Highly praised by divers, snorkelers and marine naturalists from all over the globe and dubbed “The Worlds’ Aquarium” by Jacques Cousteau, the Sea of Cortez is an adventurer’s paradise. ...read more
Travel Bites #2: Explore El Capitan Cave, the ‘longest mapped cave in North America’ – Prince of Wales Island, Alaska
Reading through all the attractions featured in an expedition itinerary can feel like trying to eat an entire meal in one bite! Travel Bites breaks these itineraries down for you into bite-sized portions by focusing on one unique point of interest from some of our...read more