Lindblad Expeditions is one of the world’s foremost expedition cruise operators, providing immersive adventures in awe-inspiring and secluded destinations worldwide. For over 50 years, they’ve led explorers and discerning travellers to many of the planet’s most remote regions, from Antarctica’s frosty expanses to the Amazon’s verdant rainforests.

As soon as you step onboard one of Lindblad Expedition’s small-ship cruises, a world of discovery unfolds. You can expect immersive experiences led by seasoned experts – National Geographic scientists, photographers, and educators – who seamlessly blend with Lindblad’s seasoned crew, enhancing your time aboard and ashore with their knowledge.

During your time ashore, you’ll be offered opportunities to participate in various excursions suitable for all activity levels, like kayaking around icy fjords, snorkelling in vibrant coral reefs, or touring ancient ruins. Onboard, the intimate ship setting fosters a sense of community amongst like-minded guests, with shared experiences fostering a bond that will last years after the voyage has ended.

Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or looking to book your first expedition cruise, Lindblad invites you on a journey that promises to be truly unforgettable.

Lindblad Expeditions & National Geographic

You’ll enjoy unparalleled insights and expertise throughout your cruise because of Lindblad Expeditions’ partnership with National Geographic. With National Geographic-certified scientists, photographers, and lecturers on board, each expedition becomes an educational journey, providing in-depth knowledge about wildlife, cultures, and the environment. Furthermore, you can assured that thanks to the partnership, your voyage will adhere to the highest sustainability practices while creating a stronger connection and sense of responsibility toward the planet’s diversity and preservation.

Destinations & Itineraries

Lindblad Expeditions operates cruises globally, offering hundreds of itineraries spanning twenty destinations. Whether you seek adventure in the polar regions, an exotic tour of the South Pacific, or a closer-to-home cruise around the British Isles, Lindblad ensures a stylish and comfortable journey to your chosen destination.

Destination highlights:

Lindblad Antarctica Cruises

Lindblad operates three vessels in Antarctica: the National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Endurance, and the National Geographic Resolution. Offering daily Zodiac trips, hiking, and kayaking options, these cruises provide freedom to explore the region at your own pace. Departing between November and March, Lindblad Expeditions’ Antarctic cruises offer itineraries up to 34 nights, ideal for those interested in including South Georgia and the Falkland Islands in their expedition.

Lindblad Alaska Cruises

If you want to cruise Alaska but would prefer to do so aboard a smaller vessel, why not consider one of the itineraries available with Lindblad? For over 40 years, Lindblad has taken hundreds of guests on in-depth expeditions of coastal Alaska, and with five ships currently operating in the region, they now offer more itineraries than ever. Set sail from Juneau, Sitka, Vancouver or Ketchikan and embark on an adventure brimming with deep blue fjords, abundant wildlife and Gold Rush lore.

Lindblad Galapagos Cruises

Lindblad offers year-round cruises in the Galapagos Islands aboard two ships: the National Geographic Islander II and the National Geographic Endeavour II. There are abundant options to explore these islands with Lindblad, from the classic 7-night Wild Galapagos Escape to an extensive 16-night itinerary with a tour of the renowned Machu Picchu. These expeditions offer comprehensive exploration above and below the waves, featuring guided tours and the opportunity for up to two daily snorkelling sessions.

Lindblad Japan Cruises

Embark on a unique exploration of Japan’s captivating landscapes and rich cultural heritage with Lindblad. Lindblad invites travellers to discover the country’s ancient traditions, vibrant cities, and serene coastal beauty by offering curated voyages amid Japan’s scenic splendour. With a commitment to immersive experiences, Lindblad’s Japan cruises unveil the country’s hidden gems, from bustling metropolises to tranquil ports, promising an enriching journey filled with cultural insights and natural wonders.

Included with Lindblad

When you book a Lindblad Expeditions cruise, you’ll find the cruise fare includes nearly everything you’ll need for your voyage:

  • All dining and non-alcoholic beverages
  • All shore excursions, including entry fees where required
  • Overseas transfers (when booking a group flight)
  • Complimentary use of expedition apparatus, including kayaks, paddleboards and snorkel gear.
  • Zodiac excursions
  • 24-hour teas, coffees and soft drinks
  • Gratuities

Book your Lindblad Cruise with award-winning specialists

If you’re interested in an expedition cruise with Lindblad Expeditions and want to learn more, call our team on 0800 008 6677. Alternatively, please submit an online enquiry for your preferred itinerary via our website.