Wilderness and Ancient Cultures from Iceland to Canada

Price from $10,772

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 wilderness 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

An aerial view of Hallgrimskirkja Cathedral and Reykjavik against the sunset

Day 1

Cosmopolitan Reykjavik

A member of the Expedition Team presenting a lecture about AECO

Day 2

Across the Denmark Strait

Mountains and blue sky reflected in still water

Day 3

An earthly paradise

Passengers on deck admiring the mountain scenery

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 the Canadian wilderness

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 Program

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