Lindblad Expeditions: National Geographic Orion

 

21-night Across the Bering Sea – from Katmai to Kamchatka Cruise from $27990


 

Designed and purpose-built specifically for expedition travel, National Geographic Orion was created from the outset to explore the far corners of the Earth in complete self-sufficiency. You'll encounter wild and beautiful islands, intriguing cultures and history, and explore the kaleidoscopic reefs of the South Pacific while enjoying the superb amenities, exploration tools, and engaging expedition team of the National Geographic Orion. Engineered for maximum comfort and safety, Orion is equipped with the latest technology including large retractable stabilizers, sonar, radar and ice-strengthened double hull. She can accommodate 102 guests in 53 cabins, including several with balconies. She is spacious and modern, with a variety of public rooms that offer panoramic views of the passing landscape. Friendly and informal, Orion fosters a welcoming atmosphere where like-minded guests share in exceptional experiences and enrichment.

 

 

Itinerary

Destination

Arrival

Departure

Land Tour: Anchorage

7/13/2021

7/13/2021

Located at the upper end of Cook Inlet in the Gulf of Alaska, Anchorage is Alaska's largest community. This popular tourist destination and crossroads for global air travel is only minutes away from the recreational areas bordering the Gulf of Alaska.

Suggested Private Excursions

Anchorage: Private Redoubt Bay Lodge Bear Viewing & Natural History Tour (10-hours)

Anchorage Scenic City Tour - 2 hours

 

Cruise Starts (Embarkation)

7/13/2021

7/13/2021

No information currently available.

Anchorage (Seward)

7/13/2021

7/13/2021

Seward and its surroundings comprise a land of memorable beauty--saltwater bays, blue glaciers, majestic mountains and alpine valleys. Located on the Kenai Peninsula at the head of Resurrection Bay, the city is one of Alaska's oldest communities, and also one of the most scenic.

Katmai National Park

7/14/2021

7/14/2021

Encompassing millions of acres in Alaska, Katmai Nation Park contains an amazing array of pristine wilderness, sparkling rivers and streams, rugged coastline, green valley and active glaciers and volcanoes. Currently, there are fourteen active volcanoes in the park, but none of which are actually erupting.

A rich variety of wildlife can be found in the park as well including the awe-inspiring brown bear.

Katmai National Park

7/15/2021

7/15/2021

Encompassing millions of acres in Alaska, Katmai Nation Park contains an amazing array of pristine wilderness, sparkling rivers and streams, rugged coastline, green valley and active glaciers and volcanoes. Currently, there are fourteen active volcanoes in the park, but none of which are actually erupting.

A rich variety of wildlife can be found in the park as well including the awe-inspiring brown bear.

Baby Islands

7/16/2021

7/16/2021

No information currently available.

Dutch Harbor

7/17/2021

7/17/2021

Dutch Harbour is a port in the Aleutian Islands. Geologically, the archipelago is a continuation of the Aleutian Range, which is on the Alaskan mainland, and contains a number of volcanic peaks. Few trees, all of stunted growth, are found, but grasses grow in abundance. Although a few good harbours are found in the archipelago, navigation is dangerous because of almost perpetual fog and numerous reefs.

Aleutian Islands

7/18/2021

7/18/2021

The Aleutian Islands are the tops of submerged mountains belonging to a range stretching more than 1,100 miles into the Pacific Ocean from the Alaska mainland. Volcanic peaks, hidden valleys, and pebbled beaches invite explorers. Whales, sea lions, seals, and sea otters are a common sight on wildlife tours, as well as eagles, the rare whiskered auklet and the ancient murrelet.

Aleutian Islands

7/19/2021

7/19/2021

The Aleutian Islands are the tops of submerged mountains belonging to a range stretching more than 1,100 miles into the Pacific Ocean from the Alaska mainland. Volcanic peaks, hidden valleys, and pebbled beaches invite explorers. Whales, sea lions, seals, and sea otters are a common sight on wildlife tours, as well as eagles, the rare whiskered auklet and the ancient murrelet.

Aleutian Islands

7/20/2021

7/20/2021

The Aleutian Islands are the tops of submerged mountains belonging to a range stretching more than 1,100 miles into the Pacific Ocean from the Alaska mainland. Volcanic peaks, hidden valleys, and pebbled beaches invite explorers. Whales, sea lions, seals, and sea otters are a common sight on wildlife tours, as well as eagles, the rare whiskered auklet and the ancient murrelet.

Aleutian Islands

7/21/2021

7/21/2021

The Aleutian Islands are the tops of submerged mountains belonging to a range stretching more than 1,100 miles into the Pacific Ocean from the Alaska mainland. Volcanic peaks, hidden valleys, and pebbled beaches invite explorers. Whales, sea lions, seals, and sea otters are a common sight on wildlife tours, as well as eagles, the rare whiskered auklet and the ancient murrelet.

Cross International Dateline

7/22/2021

7/22/2021

Travel across the International Dateline and step forward or backward in time one day.

Petropavlovsk

7/23/2021

7/23/2021

The extravagant tastes of the Czars extended all the way to the Russian Far East, which lured with the promise of caviar, sable and mink. Today, the draw is volcanoes—some dormant, some active—rising majestically from a chromatic tundra.

Zhupanova River, Kamchatka Peninsula

7/24/2021

7/24/2021

No information currently available.

Commander Islands

7/25/2021

7/25/2021

No information currently available.

Commander Islands

7/26/2021

7/26/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

7/27/2021

7/27/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

7/28/2021

7/28/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

7/29/2021

7/29/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

7/30/2021

7/30/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

7/31/2021

7/31/2021

No information currently available.

Provideniya

8/1/2021

8/1/2021

No information currently available.

At Sea

8/2/2021

8/2/2021

No information currently available.

Cross International Dateline

8/2/2021

8/2/2021

Travel across the International Dateline and step forward or backward in time one day.

At Sea

8/2/2021

8/2/2021

No information currently available.

Nome

8/3/2021

8/3/2021

"There's No Place Like Nome!" Nome, Alaska is most known for being the finish line for the annual Iditarod Race, where dogs and mushers travel 1,049 miles from Anchorage. End of the Trail activities are usually held all month long in March. The list of things to do is a mile long in Nome, including exploring the local wilderness, taking a dog sled ride, Russia is 1 hour away by plane, watch Native dancers, and even have lunch with the Elders at the local Senior Center.

Land Tour: Cruise Ends (Debarkation)

8/3/2021

8/3/2021

No information currently available.

Land Tour: Air Travel

8/3/2021

8/3/2021

No information currently available.

Land Tour: Anchorage

8/3/2021

8/3/2021

Located at the upper end of Cook Inlet in the Gulf of Alaska, Anchorage is Alaska's largest community. This popular tourist destination and crossroads for global air travel is only minutes away from the recreational areas bordering the Gulf of Alaska.

Suggested Private Excursions

Anchorage: Private Redoubt Bay Lodge Bear Viewing & Natural History Tour (10-hours)

Anchorage Scenic City Tour - 2 hours

 

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

Rates are capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice.

 

 

Stateroom Description & Pricing Info

River View

Cruise Only Price

 

01 - Window Stateroom

$27990

02 - Window Stateroom

$29990

1S - Window Stateroom - Solo

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Suite

Cruise Only Price

 

03 - Suite with Window

$32390

04 - Deluxe Suite with Window

$40530

05 - Suite with French Balcony

$46720

06 - Owner's Suite with French Balcony

$53990

3S - Suite with Window - Solo

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*** WAITLIST: Availability in this category is to be advised. Please contact us to request a quote.

 

 

Departure Date: 7/13/2021
Number of Nights: 21
Cruise Inclusions:
  • 21-nights accommodations
  • All meals aboard ship
  • And more
Available Addons:
Optional roundtrip airfare.
Optional pre or post cruise nights.
Remarks:

 

 

 

Offer ID:

1364281

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