Seabourn Venture – 14-day Legend of the Icelandic Sagas from 21 August to 4 September 2021

Circle Iceland’s coastal Viking heritage on a round-trip from Reykjavik and sail deep into Greenland’s towering, colourful fjords to where shining glaciers flow from alpine ranges. Enjoy an amphitheatre of mountains that encircle the greater Reykjavik area, boasting a coastline indented with coves, peninsulas and islands. Accompanied by Seabourn’s excellent expedition team on this circumnavigation of Iceland, you’ll also cruise the best of the East Coast of GreenlandScoresby Sound is mind blowing and the East Coast of Greenland is the largest Fjord system, much bigger than the Norwegian and Chilean Fjords.

Further down this email is more information about this cruise; it’s already selling well so it’s worth planning in advance to secure the best accommodation and prices. There is no risk in booking early as you’ll receive a full refund of your deposit if you cancel more than 120 days / 4 months before the cruise departs.

The Seabourn Venture, Seabourn’s first new ultra-luxury purpose-built expedition ship, at 23 000 tons and with a guest capacity of 264, is entering service in June 2021. The Seabourn Venture is being built for diverse environments to PC6 Polar Class standards and will include a plethora of modern hardware and technology that will extend the ships global deployment and capabilities. It’s a brand-new innovative design, created specifically for the ultra-luxury expedition traveller, and will include many features that have made Seabourn ships so successful. A new and exciting offering will be two custom-built 6-guest submarines carried onboard, providing an unforgettable view of the world beneath the ocean’s surface. The ships will also be designed to carry a complement of kayaks and 24 Zodiacs that can accommodate all onboard guests at once, which will allow for a truly immersive experience. Mountain and e-bikes, scuba diving & snorkelling equipment will also be provided onboard. The Open Bridge policy, hosted by members of the Expedition Team, will provide first-hand access to the ship’s command centre and officers navigating the journey.

The Seabourn Venture will also feature an onboard crew that will include an outstanding and well-travelled expedition team comprised of highly regarded wilderness experts, scientists, historians and naturalists. During each sailing, team members regularly interact with guests, providing keen insight to deliver a rich holistic travel experience. These fascinating, accomplished experts are also part of the Seabourn Conversations program, providing in-depth insights into the history, ecology and culture of the places they visit. Their valuable insights are offered both in formal presentations on a variety of topics and in more casual conversations over meals or at leisure.

SEABOURN VENTURE – 14-day Legend of the Icelandic Sagas from 21 August to 4 September 2021

Herewith a link to the day-by-day itinerary: 14-Day Legend of the Icelandic Sagas

CRUISE FARES are in US Dollars and include Port Taxes & Fees of $715.00 per person. Fares are subject to change until a booking has been made.

  • Category V1 – Veranda Suite (26m² suite + 7m² veranda), far forward on Deck 5 @ $15 714.00 per person sharing / $26 963.00 for single occupancy
  • Category V2 – Veranda Suite (26m² suite + 7m² veranda), far forward on Decks 6, 7 and 8 @ $17 214.00 per person sharing / $29 588.00 for single occupancy
  • Category V3 – Veranda Suite (26m² suite + 7m² veranda), midship on Decks 5 and 6 @ $18 714.00 per person sharing / $32 213.00 for single occupancy
  • Category V4 – Veranda Suite (26m² suite + 7m² veranda), midship on Decks 7 and 8 @ $20 214.00 per person sharing / $34 838.00 for single occupancy
  • Category VP – Panoramic Veranda Suite (31m² suite + 8m² veranda), far forward on Decks 5, 6, 7 and 8 @ $23 714.00 per person sharing / $40 963.00 for single occupancy
  • Category PH – Penthouse Suite (40m² suite + 9m² veranda), midship / aft on Deck 8 @ $27 714.00 per person sharing / $47 963.00 for single occupancy
  • Category OW – Owner’s Suite (50m² suite + 45m² veranda), far forward on Deck 7 @ $33 714.00 per person sharing / $66 713.00 for single occupancy
  • Category SS – Signature Suite (73m² suite + 55m² veranda), aft on Deck 8 @ $37 714.00 per person sharing / $74 713.00 for single occupancy
  • Category WG – Wintergarden Suite; 1 Bedroom Duplex (85m² suite + 12m² veranda), midship on Deck 7 @ $45 714.00 per person sharing / $90 713.00 for single occupancy

ALL SUITES INCLUDE:

  • Welcome Champagne and in-suite bar with a selection of beverages and requested complimentary wines or spirits.
  • Complimentary spirits and wines available on board at all times.
  • A personal suite stewardess to ensure everything in your suite is always as you wish.
  • Private, ocean-front furnished verandas.
  • Twin or queen-sized bed with a luxurious custom-built mattress, fine cotton linens and a choice of pillows.
  • Ample storage and walk-in closets with a built-in heated locker for expedition gear.
  • Interactive entertainment with broadcast TV and hundreds of movie and music choices.
  • A bath with a full tub, separate shower and luxury products from Molton Brown, London.
  • Complimentary PressReader® app bringing favourite newspapers and magazines to your phone or tablet.
  • Swarovski® binoculars to use during the voyage, widely regarded as some of the world’s best by expedition travellers, naturalists, and wildlife spotters.
  • Tipping is neither required, nor expected
  • Expedition Parka and Backpack

WINTERGARDEN SUITE INCLUSIONS:

  • Seamless double height views and a lower level living area for entertaining; with a dining table for four.
  • A pantry with a bar and sink stocked with a customized selection of spirits.
  • A bottle of coveted Shackleton Blended Malt Scotch Whiskey based on the spirit supplied to the 1907 British Antarctic Expedition Team.
  • Five-piece bathroom complete with a whirlpool spa tub and a separate shower.
  • Enjoy wildlife spotting using a Swarovski ATX Interior spotting scope.
  • A roll-up LG OLED TV that tucks away to preserve the views.
  • Bang & Olufsen Beolab 5 speaker system and H4 Bluetooth headphones.

PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION TERMS

Once booked, a 25% deposit is required within a few days to secure the booking.

For cruises of 25 days or less, full payment is due 90 days before sailing. The payment information will be detailed in the confirmation that we send to you once a booking is made.

Cancellation fees for cruises of 25 days or less

121 DAYS OR MORE 120 TO 91 DAYS 90 TO 46 DAYS 45 TO 31 DAYS 30 DAYS OR LESS
0% 15% 50% 75% 100%

We look forward to hearing from you and I do hope that you can join me on what I know will be a stunning trip. Let me know if you’re interested and we can discuss the trip in more detail.

Best regards,

Jann

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We look forward to hearing from you and helping you plan your ideal holiday... 

+27 (0)21 434 9394

CAPE TOWN  SOUTH AFRICA

Jann Porter

Jann Porter

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Kauthar Kamalie

Kauthar Kamalie

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Sharé Tidbury

Sharé Tidbury

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