Arctic Trips




Nov 27, 2021 to Dec 10, 2021
Price: From $12,995
Duke Leaders: Andy Read

Experience one of Earth’s most wondrous cosmic events in pristine Antarctica. Join us aboard the exclusively chartered L’Austral and be among the privileged few to witness the total solar eclipse from the Weddell Sea on December 4, 2021.

Jun 2, 2019 to Jun 12, 2019
Price: from $10,220
Duke Leaders: Susan Lozier P'17

Go deep into the experience of Arctic wildlife in its

Jun 5, 2017 to Jun 15, 2017
Price: from $10,220
Duke Leaders: Lucas Hubbard '14

Travel to the Arctic with us for a genuinely exploratory experience. Thanks to National Geographic Explorer’s tools and expert staff, you can actively engage. Savor the thrill of crunching through the pack ice. Kayak for eye-level encounters. Zodiac where few have gone before.

Jun 4, 2017 to Jun 11, 2017
Price: from $6,490
Duke Leaders: Sterly Wilder '83

See the iconic wildlife—whales, bears and eagles—amid secluded coves and towering forests. Explore massive glaciers, kayak scenic coastlines, plus see the hidden wonders we’ve discovered in our 30+ years leading Alaska expeditions.

Jan 28, 2020 to Feb 10, 2020
Price: $10,890 plus international air

Travel to the White Continent. Join Duke Faculty and friends on this spectacular 14-day journey featuring a nine-night exclusively chartered cruise to Antarctica, Earth’s last frontier.