Northwest Passage: In the Footsteps of Franklin

An Arctic Voyage aboard the Ultramarine

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2023
Per person, double occupancy
Solo Panorama $30,995
Explorer Triple $16,495
Explorer Suite $21,995
Balcony Suite $23,995
Deluxe Balcony Suite $28,495
Terrace Suite $29,495
Penthouse Suite $30,995
Owner's Suite $39,495
Ultra Suite $43,995
Paddling Excursion (Optional): $195
Sea Kayaking (Optional): $695
Mandatory Charter Flight and Transfer Package*: $2895

*Mandatory Transfer Package includes:
  • One night’s pre-expedition airport hotel accommodation in Toronto
  • Group transfer from the hotel to the airport on Day 2
  • Charter flight from Toronto to Kangerlussuaq
  • Group transfer from Kangerlussuaq airport to the ship on Day 2
  • Group transfer from the ship to Resolute airport on disembarkation day
  • Charter flight from Resolute to Toronto
  • One night’s post-expedition airport hotel accommodation in Toronto


Jul 30-Aug 15, 2023

Deck Plan

Cabin Category Deck Location(s) Size # of Guests Berth Configuration
Solo Panorama Deck 6 132 sq. ft. 1 1 twin
Explorer Triple Deck 3 285 sq. ft. 1-3 3 single beds, two of which can be converted to a double bed
Explorer Suite Deck 3 285 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Balcony Suite Deck 4 226 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Deluxe Balcony Suite Deck 4 299 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Terrace Suite Deck 6 350 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Penthouse Suite Deck 7 369 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Owner's Suite Deck 6 446 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds
Ultra Suite Deck 6 563 sq. ft. 1-2 1 double or 2 single beds

Trip Cost Includes

  • Shipboard accommodation with daily housekeeping
  • All shore landings per the daily program
  • Pre and post-cruise hotel night in Ottawa
  • Transfers to/from the ship
  • Transfers to/from airport to hotel if arriving on Day 1 and departing on Day 17
  • Meals on board throughout your voyage including coffee, tea, and cocoa available around the clock
  • Leadership throughout the voyage by experienced Expedition Leader
  • A daily program of lectures by noted naturalists, historians, and scientists
  • All Zodiac transfers and cruising per the daily program
  • Photographic Journal documenting the voyage
  • A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan for shore landings
  • An expedition parka to keep
  • Hair dryer and bathrobe in every cabin
  • Comprehensive pre-departure materials, including a map and an informative Arctic Reader
  • All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
  • All luggage handling aboard ship
  • On embarkation day, transfer from your hotel to the ship
  • Emergency Evacuation Insurance for all passengers to a maximum benefit of US$100,000 per person

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare to/from Toronto, mandatory transfer package which includes charter flights from Toronto to Kangerlussuaq and from Resolute to Toronto, passport and any applicable visa expenses, government arrival and departure taxes not mentioned, any meals ashore, baggage, cancellation, interruption, and medical travel insurance (recommended), excess baggage charges, laundry, WiFi, telephone and other personal charges, mandatory waterproof pants for Zodiac cruise or any other gear not mentioned, voluntary gratuity at the end of the voyage forvshipboard staff and crew, any overnight accommodation required due to flight connections, optional kayaking activities.

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: 20% of trip cost
130 days prior to departure: Balance

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: $1000 per person
120-179 days prior to departure: 20% of trip cost
119 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our standard policy.