Adventure Canada Announces 2024 expeditions to Antarctica, Costa Rica and Panama & Haida Gwaii

Adventure Canada's Ocean Endeavour“I’m thrilled to announce our newly released 2024 expeditions to some of the most breathtaking destinations on the planet!”, says Cedar Swan CEO, Adventure Canada.

From the awe-inspiring landscapes of Antarctica to the lush rainforests of Costa Rica and Panama and the rugged beauty of Haida Gwaii, these expeditions offer unparalleled opportunities to explore fascinating ecosystems and vibrant cultures.

Journey to the Antarctic Circle
February 5–18, 2024

Embark on an epic journey across the infamous Drake Passage and immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Antarctica. Witness the magic of penguins and seals in their natural habitat and behold the breathtaking beauty of towering ice formations that seem to defy gravity. You’ll be joined by expert polar guides who will immerse you in the region’s vast history, wildlife, and geology.

> Cross the Antarctic Circle and explore the Antarctic Peninsula
> Discover one of the top wildlife destinations in the world where you can see penguins, seals, whales, and albatross
> Explore the South Shetland Islands, a region that has captivated explorers for centuries

Best of Antarctica: Whale Journey
February 17–27, 2024

Experience the White Continent and marvel at the majesty of marine life that call these icy waters home, from magnificent whales and playful dolphins to graceful seabirds soaring overhead. Expert guides will take you on a journey of discovery, revealing the rich history, geology, and wildlife of this incredible region. The breathtaking scenery of towering mountains and glittering ice formations provides a stunning backdrop for the wildlife sightings that await you.

> Take in the Sub-Antarctic South Shetland Islands and the spectacular Antarctic Peninsula
> Scan the waters for breaching whales and icebergs, or gaze out from the panoramic windows of the observation deck
> Enjoy regular Zodiac excursions and landings amid spectacular scenery

Costa Rica and the Panama Canal
March 10-20, 2024

Embrace the tropical beauty of coastal Costa Rica and Panama on a journey aboard the M/S Panorama, a 49-passenger vessel. Each day offers a new discovery: a port of call, a crystal cove, a cultural experience, and a glimpse of history. Delve into the region’s diverse ecosystems and learn more about them alongside host Danny Catt, and local guides, Natalia Barrantes, and Katherine Díaz Hernández.

> Transit the iconic Panama Canal
> Receive a warm welcome at an Emberá Indigenous community
> Hike and take a mangrove river cruise at Corcovado National Park, home to some of the richest biodiversity on the planet.

Haida Gwaii
June 25–July 4, 2024

Join expert naturalist Danny Catt on an exclusive expedition aboard the SV Island Solitude, a 12-passenger vessel, and immerse yourself in the ancient and living Haida culture. Discover the rich human history of Haida Gwaii as we explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Tour SGang Gwaay Linagaay with Haida interpreters as your guides to this incredible cultural legacy. Travel through the old-growth forests and creeks, navigate waterways, and witness breathtaking landscapes that will leave you in awe.

> Explore the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and the National Marine Conservation area
> Appreciate the richness of Haida culture visiting ancient sites
> Seek out multitudes of seabirds and marine life

(Adventure Canada)