National Geographic Orion Value Add Offer
Receive AUD 1,000 credit on air fare
Terms & conditions
- Offer applicable for expeditions to Antarctica, South Georgis & the Falklands departing 07 and 27 November 2016
- Subject to availability
- Promotion cannot be combined with other offers
14/08/2015 to 31/12/2015
National Geographic Orion Information
- Location & Getting There
National Geographic Orion, owned and operated by Lindblad Expeditions, is a purpose built, state-of-the-art expedition ship designed to explore Antarctica as well as various interesting tropical destinations such as Borneo, Indonesia and the Kimberley in Western Australia.
With only 53 cabins for up to 102 passengers, all cabins are spacious with ample room for storage and relaxation. Categories one and two offer a sitting area and large oval windows, while those above are larger with picture windows and separate sitting areas. Some cabins have balconies for the best views of the ocean from the comfort of the cabin.
- Observation lounge
- Lecture theatre
- Spa & hot tub
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 bar
Orion’s ice-strengthened hull enables extensive polar exploration, while her size allows for access to remote areas inaccessible to the larger cruise ships. She is fully equipped with zodiacs, kayaks and even an ROV to explore the oceans and feed-back live video streams from the depths. The expedition team comprises of expert naturalists, scientists, guest speakers, photography instructors plus National Geographic photographers to truly enhance their passengers’ experience.
Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities available.