UnCruise Adventures offer a small ship experience. Immerse yourself in a world where discerning travellers embark on voyages that combine elegant yacht cruising with adventure activities.
Whether you travel on the 36 guest Safari Explorer, 22 guest Safari Quest, 84 guest Safari Endeavour, 64 guest Safari Voyager, 48 guest La Pinta, 60 guest Wilderness Adventurer, 76 guest Wilderness Discoverer or 74 guest Wilderness Explorer, you’re assured of a personalised voyage of discovery. Relax in luxurious surroundings whilst professional crew handle every detail. Each ship has a range of cabins available, from basic doubles and twins through to more spacious suites, all furnished with basic home comforts. Each ship features kayaks, paddleboats and skiffs, to enable you to also get out on the water and enjoy the amazing wildlife of the area up close and personal. Find yourself hiking to an amazing vista one minute and relaxing in the hot tub with cocktail in hand the next, then grab a cup of coffee and sit on the bridge trading stories with the Captain. UnCruise Adventures offer an experience you will never forget.
Unlike larger cruise liners, the manoeuvrability of UnCruise Adventures’ sleek and nimble yachts allows access to some of the most intricate and remote passages in North America. They are free to wander into unnamed coves, unsung vistas and passages, allowing you to witness spectacular scenery and come up-close to its wildlife, on itineraries through Alaska’s Inside Passage, Mexico’s Sea of Cortez, the Hawaiian Islands, Coastal Washington, British Columbia, the Galapagos Islands and Costa Rica.
VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY
Enjoy the sincere welcome of local specialists and engaging experts, and benefit from their passion and knowledge for the areas visited. The Captain will often change course when whales are spotted on the horizon, or slow the engines if bears are foraging on the beach. UnCruise itineraries are designed to be flexible to allow for these opportune wildlife sightings. Once back on solid ground why not extend your holiday with one of the land itineraries? They perfectly complement any water adventure. If you have a particular passion, you may find one of the themed cruises of interest. They include ornithology, craft beers, great explorers, Jazz, marine biology, wine, photography and national parks.
- All onboard dining and drinks, including spirits, wines and microbrews.
- Activities, shore excursions and onboard presentations.
- Use of kayaks, paddleboards and skiffs.
- Narration and expertise from expedition and heritage guides.
- Transfers and baggage handling (between the airport and ship).
- Wellness amenities: including fitness equipment, Yoga mats and hot tubs (selected cruises).
- Entrance fees for national parks, preserves and monuments.
HAWAII, MEXICO, ALASKA & THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
Hawaiian Seascapes (7 nights) One way from Molokai to the Big Island, Hawaii or reverse. Sail along the southern shores of Molokai, Lanai, Maui and the Big Island and discover the marine wildlife of the Pacific as well as beautiful views from unique vantage points.
Baja’s Bounty (7 nights) Round trip from San Jose del Cabo, Baja California. Sail along Mexico’s Sea of Cortes, enjoying hiking and kayaking whilst keeping watch for whales, sea turtles and sea lions.
Olympic Wilderness & San Juan Islands (7 nights) Round trip from Seattle, Washington State. This area of Pacific Northwest paradise is perfect for small ship exploration. Discover Olympic National Park, Mount Constitution and Washington State Park from both land and sea and explore the winding channels and temperate rainforests.
British Columbia’s Yachters Paradise (7 nights) Round trip from Seattle, Washington State. Experience the hideaway ports and beautiful harbors of the San Juan Islands and Vancouver Island whilst the mesmerising Orca whales move silently through the water.
Discoverers’ Glacier Country (7 nights) Round trip from Juneau, Alaska. Experience the islands, glaciers and bays of Alaska’s amazing Inside Passage with two days of in-depth exploring of Glacier Bay National Park.
Famed Passages of Discovery (12 nights)
One way from Seattle, Washington State to Juneau, Alaska or reverse. Experience the full length of North America’s Inside Passage. Visit Friday Harbor, Ketchikan and Frederick Sound as you hug the scenic coastline.
Exploring Muir’s Wilderness (7 nights) Round trip from Juneau, Alaska. Named for America’s most famous and influential naturalist John Muir, follow in his footsteps and explore the raw beauty of Glacier Bay National Park, Kuiu Island, Port Houghton and Chatham Strait.
Yachters Alaskan Frontier (7 nights) Round trip from Juneau, Alaska. A playground for whales, sea lions and harbour seals, take in the wilderness of Baranof and Chichagof Islands, and explore the emerald forest on an inland hike. This itinerary includes a mixture of water and land exploration for avid adventurers.
Inner Reaches Western Coves (7 nights) One way from Ketchikan to Juneau, Alaska. Experience the pristine wilderness as you journey along the dramatic coasts of Alaska. Kayak along the shores looking for bears and witness nearly 10,000 year-old glaciers along the way.
Inner Reaches Eastern Coves (7 nights) One way from Juneau to Ketchikan, Alaska. Experience glaciers, rainforests and fjords on this Alaska Inside Passage adventure cruise, hike through wildlife rich forests and keep watch for whales along the way.
Northern Passages & Glacier Bay (7 nights) One way from Juneau to Sitka, Alaska or reverse. This incredible journey includes two days in Glacier Bay - a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a full itinerary of whale watching, wildlife viewing, hiking ashore and kayaking on the water.
Columbia and Snake River Voyages (7 nights) Round trip from Portland, Oregon. Choose from two river voyages: Legacy of Discovery or Four Rivers of Wine & History, taken aboard the 88 guest SS Legacy which is reminiscent of an early turn-of-the-century coastal steamer with period décor and old world charm.