New voyages, fresh destinations!
Spring is arriving here in the Southern Hemisphere and we have a number of fresh, new voyages and exciting destinations on offer.
As humans we are naturally inquisitive so the opportunity to see and experience new areas is always appealing, as is doing something different to the masses. Our hand-picked voyages carry less passengers, enhancing the experience and giving greater flexibility - crucial elements when exploring a new destination.
Browse through this eNewsletter and read about some of the interesting voyages on Small Ships and Expedition Ships. We hope the suggested voyages put a spring in your step and inspire you to plan a new adventure beyond your home shores.
We are more than happy for you to discuss any voyage or destination you are considering - please email us, contact us by phone , or drop in to our office in Christchurch. Remember - here at Wild Earth Travel we have a wealth of first-hand knowledge of the ships and destinations, meaning we can answer your queries with confidence.
Click here to request your personal copy of our soon-to-be-released Worldwide Cruise Brochure!
|NEW: Yacht Cruises in Canada and Alaska
We are pleased to offer a new selection of yacht-based voyages in British Columbia and Southeast Alaska.
The 21-metre sister yachts Island Roamer and Island Odyssey along with the steel-hull motor vessel Snow Goose, are well-suited for exploring the regions small bays, reaching areas inaccessible by other larger vessels.
You definitely experience more by choosing small ship travel in an area such as this. Discover native villages along remote shorelines, primeval forests, and coastal wildlife. Sight whales, see the elusive all-white Spirit Bear in the wilderness, visit villages along remote shorelines, shower under a waterfall, soak in a remote hotsprings or kayak up to an unexplored beach. Voyages range from between 5 and 11 days. The adventures are endless!
Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte Islands from USD $4,770
Great Bear Rainforest from USD $5,050
South East Alaska from USD $4,585
Bear Viewing / Discover North Coast from USD $4,155
Orcas and Totems from USD $3,845
Orcas, Totems and Grizzly Bears from USD $4,155
Canadian Gulf Islands from USD $2,445
Are you a solo traveller looking for a berth?
If you are a solo traveller contemplating a cruise but would prefer to share a cabin, we may be able to help you out. Contact us for more information about sharing a cabin.
Grand Indian Ocean Safari departing December 2014. We have a New Zealand female client who would like to twin-share with one other female. This voyage includes Christmas and New Year on the all-suite MS Island Sky, starting in Mauritius and visiting Mozambique, Tanzania, Aldabra Islands before concluding in the stunning Seychelles. The voyage departs 14 Dec 2014, berth is priced at £10,855. Please contact us for a full itinerary or to find out more.
Timeless Japan departing April 2015. We have one space remaining for a solo female traveller to twin share with a New Zealand passenger aboard MS Caledonian Sky. With a unique blend of culture and heritage, this cruise is a fantastic way to explore parts of Japan where tourists rarely set foot. Voyage departs 21 April 2015, berth is priced at US $9,500. Please contact us for a full itinerary or to find out more.
|UNIQUE: World's Most Remote Island
Have you visited New Zealand's Subantarctic Islands, or maybe the Indian Ocean Islands of Heard and Macdonald?
If so, you will know the beauty of the remote, windswept shores of these most remote islands. Now we are offering you the rare opportunity to visit the most isolated island on earth - Bouvet Island.
Albatross and other pelagic species accompany the ship as you visit South Shetland and South Sandwich Islands, Bouvet Island and Ascension Island amongst others. Experience penguin colonies, sight whales, seals and orca as you sail near the Antarctic Convergence.
The 29-day voyage can be extended to 38-days. This expedition suits the adventurous, and will be of high interest to those who have enjoyed exploration of other Subantarctic Islands, as well as keen birdwatchers.
Bouvet Island (29-days) departs Ushuaia 24 March 2015 with cabins from USD $10 490. Bouvet/Ascension Island to Cape Verde (7-days) departs Ascension Island 21 April 2015 with cabins from USD $810. Click here to contact us.
COMING SOON: World Cruise Brochure 2014
Our annual Wild Earth Cruise Brochure is almost ready for release - keep an eye out for our next eNewsletter that will showcase our range of hand-picked Worldwide Small Ship cruises.
Whether you are planning to take a relaxing cruise, tick a destination off your bucket-list, or wish to explore a remote adventurous destination, we are sure you will find something of interest.
Pre-request your copy of the brochure now, and we will make sure you are amongst the first in the world to receive it!