LINDBLAD CRUISES OFFER OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH AUTHENTIC ADVENTURE CRUISES WITH NATURALISTS
OUR LINDBLAD NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CRUISE AMENITIES & EXCLUSIVE OFFER:
- $100 shipboard credit on select voyages.
- Complimentary airfare on select promotions
- $500 per child savings and 5% group savings on select expeditions.
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A meal getting interrupted is generally not cause for enthusiasm and excitement. That’s where Lindblad Expeditions differs from many cruise lines. For over five decades, Lindblad cruises has been at the forefront of adventure travel and conservation worldwide. Not a cruise for the casino, Broadway-style show or bingo set, Lindlbad Expeditions feature National Geographic photograhers
A pioneer in expedition cruises, and always with a respect for the environment, Lindblad, in partnership with National Geographic, offers close-up encounters with nature and wildlife from kayaking near icebergs to swimming with sea lions via the national Geographic Explorer cruise ship. (Lindblad also acquired Orion Cruises to operate South Pacific, and Via Australis.
What will impress you and is the highlight of Lindblad National Geographic Expedition voyages is the passionate expedition staff, which include naturalists, historians, photographers, undersea specialists, video chroniclers and more. The voyages are educational and attract people with a spirit for adventure, discovery, learning and a sincere interest in the environment. With a ratio of one expedition specialist for every 15 paying guests, you’ll have many opportunities to interact with the experts.
While many cruises run on set schedules, flexibility is part of Lindblad’s daily itineraries to account for the unexpected. Activities focus on research and knowledge about places and wildlife around the world and are executed in a way that makes you feel like you are in the middle of a National Geographic special. Each voyage has a sense of mystery. What might you see? Touch? Explore? Taste?
Dining options are tied to the local fare of the destinations with a strong emphasis on sustainable, local and organic food. All cabins have ocean views and some feature balconies. Some ships offer LEX Spas which feature massages, body treatments and facials. While not the white-glove service of many luxury cruise lines, Lindblad makes you feel at home and will arouse your inner adventurer.
Guests explore via Zodiacs, while kayaks and paddleboards are available for exercise and individual exploration, as is hiking.
Lindblad's fleet of adventure cruise ships includes: National Geographic Venture, National Geographic Quest, National Geographic Orion (2014), National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endeavor, National Geographic Islander, National Geographic Sea Lion and National Geographic Sea Bird. In addition Lindblad occasionally charters other vessels for unique journeys such as Australia.