Iceland ProCruises, the only Icelandic owned expedition cruise line, proudly sets sail to Iceland and Greenland beginning in June, 2015. With over 20 years experience in Iceland tourism, the owners of Iceland ProTravel, a leading ground operator, are excited to launch Iceland ProCruises as a unique way to explore Iceland and Greenland in a distinctive setting that highlights wildlife, nature, culture and history.
Aboard the MS Ocean Diamond, the ideal ship for expeditions to Iceland and Greenland, passengers will experience the breathtaking nature of these infinitely beautiful lands. Due to the ship’s compact size, they are able to take passengers off the routes of the larger cruise ships for a more intimate experience. With a maximum of 224 passengers, the vessel features 109 cabins and suites, all of them elegantly designed. Each cabin offers modern amenities and exterior views. In addition, the ship’s own zodiacs are available for exciting shore excursions ranging from wildlife viewing, adventure or cultural experiences. On these 10, 11 and 12-day unforgettable journeys, passengers will get to explore these stunning islands on a 4* expedition super- yacht with gourmet meals, well stocked polar library, informative lectures and wellness center.
The Iceland Circumnavigation (10 or 11day): Experience an unforgettable journey around the island of fire and ice. Iceland is a country of contrasts and the diverse natural landscape provides the possibility for unique experiences like nowhere else on earth. This cruise reveals both natural wonders and the Icelandic way of living. A range of exciting shore excursions brings the unique character of Iceland closer to you.
On the Trail of the Vikings (11 days): Follow the trail of the Vikings from Iceland to South Greenland. Explore the bird oasis of Breidafjördur Bay, the silence and solitude of the Westfjords and the fascinating volcanic Island of Heimaey in the Westman Islands. Upon arriving in Greenland, the world’s largest island, view historical sites from the Viking Age, the inland icecap, and fertile coastal valleys with sheep farms, as well as deep blue fjords with multi-colored icebergs and calving glaciers.
Iceland and Natural Wonders of Greenland (12 days): Discover the immense variety of the world’s biggest island on this grand tour of Greenland: the beautiful and fertile deep south with its fascinating Viking history; Nuuk, a modern capital in a traditional Inuit society; Ilulissat, the town of icebergs and its UNESCO World Heritage site, the Ilulissat Ice Fjord. All are part of an unforgettable journey aboard the Ocean Diamond.
Air & Ground Packages with Icelandair as well as Pre & Post tours are also available to combine with our cruises.
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