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Route of the Vikings: Expedition to the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland & Beyond - 2021

Edinburgh • 18-night expedition cruise with Kirkwall (Orkney Islands); Shetland Islands; Tórshavn (Faroe Islands); Heimaey Island, Reykjavík, Stykkishólmur (Iceland); Kulusuk, Isortoq, Nanortalik (Greenland); Norris Point (Newfoundland and Labrador); Québec • Montreal
  • JOIN THE INAUGURAL SAILING SEASON OF THE 5-STAR OCEAN EXPLORER, VANTAGE'S FIRST SMALL SHIP OCEAN-CRUISING EXPEDITION VESSEL
  • SET FOOT ON SOME OF THE PLANET’S MOST RUGGED AND REMOTELY BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPES OF ICELAND AND GREENLAND
  • SEE A CACHE OF NEOLITHIC RUINS AND LEARN THE IMPORTANT ROLE THE KIRKWALL AND THE ORKNEY ISLANDS PLAYED DURING WORLD WAR II
  • DISCOVER DENMARK'S AUTONOMOUS FAROE ISLANDS, AN ORNITHOLOGICAL PARADISE WITH WAVE-CRASHED CLIFFS AND CHARMING TOWNS
  • EXPLORE THE SHETLAND ISLANDS, SCOTLAND’S NORTHERNMOST ISLES BRIMMING WITH SPECTACULAR SCENERY, BRONZE AGE AND VIKING RUINS, AND WORLD WAR II INTRIGUE
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$13,299
  • $578
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  • 23
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  • 21
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Edinburgh, Scotland

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Ottawa, Canada

3 DAYS FROM $1,399

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Ocean Explorer

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Launching in 2021, the intimately scaled Ocean Explorer will accommodate up to 162 guests, with 77 cabins and a landmark 15 solo cabins. (Please note: Polar expeditions will accommodate 130 travelers.)

Breathtaking views abound on the ship’s soaring multilevel observation lounge and lobby. Relax by the swimming pool, catch a movie on the outdoor movie screen, and find enrichment with curated lectures, programs, musical performances, and cultural events. Vantage’s worldwide Concierge service will cater to our guest’s every needs, both pre-trip and during the cruise.

Gourmet dining, small passenger-to-crew ratio, and spa amenities and services await on board — along with adventures like small-group wildlife viewing, biking, kayaking, and paddle-boarding offshore (on select itineraries). What’s more, the Ocean Explorer features the latest satellite and navigation technology, including ULSTEIN X-BOW® technology, allowing for smoother sailing and deeper exploration into packed ice, enhancing your comfort as you traverse the world’s seas.

  • 77 cabins, including a landmark 15 solo cabins
  • The latest satellite and navigation capabilities, including ULSTEIN X-BOW® technology
  • State-of-the-art safety technology, Polar Code 6 compliant, and fully compliant with the latest SOLAS requirements in expedition cruising
  • A culinary program offering gourmet dining and regional fare inspired by your destinations, with wine and beer included at dinner
  • Multilevel lobby and lounge (observation lounge is on top deck) 
  • Elevator from bottom to top deck
  • Health and wellness options, including onboard spa, swimming pool, and gymnasium
  • Outdoor movie screen
  • Curated lectures by local handpicked experts and Resident Lecturers, programs, musical performances, and cultural events
  • Small passenger-to-crew ratio, plus onboard Concierge
  • Knowledgeable expedition staff by region
  • Onboard medical doctor
  • Boutique
  • Separate, intimate space for all of your group’s private dining needs (available upon request)
  • Environmentally friendly standards with reduced emissions into air and sea and lower energy consumption
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