Wilderness and Ancient Cultures from Iceland to Canada

Price from

Departure date
September 5, 2022
13 days

Experience the Arctic wilderness of Iceland, Greenland and Canada

  • 13-day expedition cruise from Iceland to the wilds of Greenland and Canada, via the Labrador and Newfoundland coasts.

  • Cross the Denmark Strait, Prins Christian Sund and the Northern Labrador coast to Canada’s wildnerness in our sustainable hybrid-powered cruise ship .

  • Tour part of Torngat Mountains National Park and visit UNESCO site L’Anse aux Meadows, looking out for whales, moose, caribou and bears on the way.

Wild rugged landscapes

Starting in charming Reykjavik, we’ll sail the Denmark Strait to see the stunning summer landscapes of Greenland. We'll then cross Prins Christian Sund, before continuing to the natural beauty and glorious national parks of Canada.

Rich cultures and history

Explore Torngat Mountains National Park, a wildlife haven and the ancestral home of the Labrador Inuits. Encounter local culture in remote Makkovik and a reconstructed 1000-year-old Viking encampment in St Anthony. Your expedition ends in North America’s oldest city, St John’s.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Church in Reykjavik

Day 1

Cosmopolitan Reykjavik

One person with a microphone having a lecture about AECO.

Day 2

Across the Denmark Strait

Mountains reflecting in blue water.

Day 3

An earthly paradise

Two people standing on the outside deck looking at the mountains we're sailing by.

Day 4

Prins Christian Sund

People standing on outside deck in front of the ship sailing.

Day 5

Heading for Canada

Torngat Mountains National Park.

Day 6-9

Wildlife in the Torngats

Guests hiking in Makkovik, Canada

Day 10

Come visit Makkovik

Running track on board Fridtjof Nansen

Day 11

Science and art at sea

Viking visit

Day 12

Scenic St Anthony

Colorful houses in St. John's, Newfoundland.

Day 13

Exploring St John's

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Activities

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

North America

Wilderness and Ancient Cultures from Iceland to Canada