Celebrate Abercrombie & Kent's 30th Anniversary of Luxury Expedition Cruising
by sailing The Northeast Passage: Across the Russian Arctic with founder Geoffrey Kent from 27 August to 21 September 2021 onboard Le Boreal

Join A&K founder Geoffrey Kent on a celebratory voyage through the Northeast Passage alongside their award-winning Expedition Team,
a National Geographic photographer and a Russian Far East expert. Cruise from Tromso, Norway, to Nome, Alaska, visiting remote,
legendary settlements strewn across the Russian High Arctic, seldom-seen Siberian islands, isolated wildlife habitats and Arctic nature reserves along the way

Voyage Highlights

Explore the Great Arctic State Nature Reserve in the Kara Sea, which spans over 41 000 square kilometres and is home to polar bears,
Arctic fox, reindeer, beluga whales and more
. Visit Wrangel Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was recognized for its vast biodiversity — including 400 species of plants, walruses, and incredible bird life. Discover Soviet-era Russia with a visit to Murmansk, the world’s biggest city north of the Arctic Circle, and Provideniya, a former military port. Learn the art of photographing these wild and remote landscapes and their inhabitants with National Geographic photographer Kiliii Yuyan.

Featured Experts


Expedition Leader
A trained scientist and passionate explorer, Steffen spends much of his time travelling. Having explored extensively in Russia, he brings a variety of experience and skills to his role as Expedition Leader.


A prized National Geographic photographer of Siberian descent, Kiliii specializes in photographing indigenous people. He offers invaluable advice for capturing vast Arctic landscapes and remote villages.


  • An Exclusively Chartered, All-Inclusive Voyage Led by A&K’s Expedition Team and Local Guides
  • Pre- and/or Post-Cruise Stays at Stylish, Ideally Located Hotels and A&K-Led City Tours
  • Airport Meet and Greet and Transfers
  • Private Balcony with Every Onboard Accommodation and Butler Service with Every Suite
  • Maximum Personnel-to-Guest Ratio of 1 to 1.3
  • Culinary Program Featuring French-Inspired Cuisine, Including House Drinks, Afternoon Tea and Pastries
  • 24-Hour Room Service and Breakfast in Bed
  • Choice of Curated, Included Shore Excursions with Expert Guides
  • Traveller’s Valet® Laundry Service
  • All Gratuities, Port Charges and Taxes
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on Board and in Hotels
  • Onboard Service from an English-Speaking Staff, Including an Accredited Physician
  • 24/7 A&K On-Call Support

Optional Pre & Post Cruise Extensions

Discover historic vibrant Oslo with a 4-day visit to its colourful cafés, world-class museums and Roald Amundsen’s home.
and / or
Spend 4-days in Alaska, ascending Mount Alyeska by cable car, cruising Prince William Sound and enjoying a visit to a renowned museum.

Book your journey with peace of mind for travel through 2022

With the Book with Confidence offer, if you book any A&K Luxury Expedition Cruise by 30 September 2020, you will enjoy the security and flexibility of being able to change or cancel up to 30 days prior to departure in the event of a COVID-19-related reason
— whether at home or in your travel destination — and receive a credit toward future travel.

Plan your holiday now and give yourself something to look forward to; herewith a link to 2021-22 Luxury Expeditions Cruises

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you plan your ideal holiday – 021 434 9394