2017 VAST Catalog - 3
WHY DO IT WITH US?
COOL TOOLS FOR EXPLORATION
Our ships are equipped with fleets of
Zodiacs, kayaks, and paddleboards
for up-close personal
and dive gear in
relevant geographies, and more.
RENOWNED EXPEDITION TEAMS
Their expertise, experience, wildlife
spotting skills, and storytelling abilities ensure our guests see, do and
ETHNOMUSICOLOGIST ON STAFF
Who taps his worldwide network to
arrange exclusive concerts for our
guests by top musicians in Iceland,
Europe and other regions we explore.
PHOTOGRAPHERS ABOARD Top
SUPPORT FOR CONSERVATION-
pros are at guests' side and at their
service on every departure of National
Geographic Explorer and National
Geographic Orion, and on select
We have always
2008, we established the Lindblad
Joint Fund. Since 1997 guest aboard
our ships in Galápagos have donated
$7.6 million to support the islands;
with a total of more than $12 million
donated fleet-wide for various initiatives worldwide.
GEOGRAPHIC CERTIFIED PHOTO
INSTRUCTORS Aboard every ship
in our fleet, they help with camera
settings, the basics of
provide instruction and advice.
is a naturalist, they
help guest better understand wildlife
behavior to get better shots.
AUTHENTIC FREEDOM To be on an
expedition means to be free: to stop
and linger with a pod of whales or
flying mobula rays, because we have
no "port" schedule.
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC GLOBAL
EXPLORERS FAMILY PROGRAM
In June 2017 we're launching our new
kids and teen program in Galápagos
that will eventually be available
fleetwide. Developed in conjunction
with National Geographic Education,
this unique exploration-based program will provide the most engaging
learning experience, tailored by age
for kids and teens.
CONTACT YOUR VIRTUOSO TRAVEL ADVISOR FOR MORE INFORMATION
PANAMA | CUBA | FRENCH POLYNESIA & THE SOUTH PACIFIC | EUROPE & THE MEDITERRANEAN | GALÁPAGOS