From the old city of Cartegena, Colombia to the Panama Canal, wonders await on this adventure cruise. Meet local cultures; watch for wildlife in the rainforests; kayak and snorkel along tropical islands.

Ocean, sky, or palms—painted with the brightest blues and greens. In Latin America, humidity soothes from the outside in. Howler monkeys and hummingbirds lure you along jungle hikes. Fragrant orchids creep out from mangroves. Villagers display their woven baskets. And strolls through ancient walled cities and sleepy coastal towns feel like a step back in time.

Highlights


• Panama Canal late afternoon or night transit (controlled by canal authority)

• Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Darien Jungle and Caribbean port of Cartagena

• Tour the colorful and colonial walled city of old Cartagena

• Indigenous cultures: meet Guna people and visit an Embera village

• Cruise along the Darien Gap and Pearl Islands

• Darien Jungle’s Mogue River by motorized native canoe

• Marine life search in the Gulf of Panama

• Tropical rainforest hikes and walkabouts at historic forts and towns

• Watch for howler monkeys, scarlet macaws, white-faced capuchins, and sloths

• Snorkel, kayak, paddle board, and skiff in island archipelagos

Welcome to Cartagena! Your transfer is waiting, and after a warm airport greeting, you’re off to our hospitality area in the city. Later, it’s all smiles and champagne as you board the Safari Voyager, meet your crew, and settle in for the week ahead. (D)
A historical tour of the colonial walled city and UNESCO World Heritage Site of Cartagena shows off its highlights. Wander narrow streets lined with colorful houses. Visit the Palace of Inquisition, San Felipe de Barajas Castle, or the oldest church in the city. Afterwards, set sail for the archipelago of San Bernardo. With its clear water and vibrant corals, kayaking, skiff tours, snorkeling, and paddle boarding are all options. (BLD)
Cruise the Caribbean coast of the Darién Gap to the tiny, almost-forgotten coastal towns of Capurganá and Sapzurro. Hike between the towns through the dewy Darién jungle, home to toucans, parrots, howler and squirrel monkeys. Or, take to the white sand beaches and turquoise waters for snorkeling and beachcombing. (BLD)
You’re in the Guna Yala (formerly the San Blas Islands)—360 islands dotted with palm trees, thatched-roofs, coconut groves, white sand beaches—and they’re perfect for snorkeling. Look around for a rainbow of reef fish, corals, rays, and sea turtles. Anything’s possible in paradise. On land, meet the Guna people, one of the best-preserved cultures in the Americas. Learn about their culture and don’t miss the chance to buy their detailed handcrafted “molas.” In the Guna culture, an ornate mola with a detailed design is an item displayed with pride. (BLD)
Islands, forts, and sea life—bring your adventurous spirit. You’re headed for the Panamá Canal and along the way your captain has the say. Transiting the 48-mile passage is a bucket list experience. A story of engineering and human tenacity, it took over 75,000 workers to build, and takes you about eight hours to transit. Joined by a Canal Authority Pilot, watch line handlers manage the ship through changing sea levels in the locks. Paired with videos and onboard narration, you’ll cross the locks with a better understanding of this engineering marvel. Celebrate your transit with a top deck barbeque! (BLD)
Visited by Paul Gaugin and Captain Morgan, wake up at the “Island of Flowers.” Tour a historic village and the touted second oldest church in the hemisphere. Or, hike up the ridge to seek out views and World War II fortifications. Soak up this storied island before it’s time to settle in on deck in search of marine mammals and birdlife. (BLD)
The Darién Jungle calls, and you’re headed straight into it. White ibis, pelicans, cormorants, little blue herons, and mangrove hawks welcome from above while the sound of drums greets you from the forest. Visit with Emberá villagers—a local tribe eager to share their heart, song, and dance. Browse their woven baskets and wooden handicrafts and maybe take home a souvenir or two. Celebrate your big adventure with a Farewell Dinner and slideshow. (BLD)
What a week! After one last freshly baked pastry, transfer to Panamá’s international airport, or begin your UnCruise hotel stay or land tour in Panamá. (B)
Itineraries are guidelines; variations in itinerary and the order of days may occur to maximize your experience.

Master Stateroom

$4,995 USD pp
Master Stateroom
103-108 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Commander Stateroom

$5,695 USD pp
Commander Stateroom
205-206, 209-212, 215-222 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Captain Stateroom

$6,095 USD pp
Captain Stateroom
308, 310, 312 Fixed twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with rain shower

Admiral Stateroom

$6,795 USD pp
Admiral Stateroom
307, 309 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower; (youth-sized sofa bed for triple)

Single Stateroom

$7,495 USD pp
Single Stateroom
207-208 Twin bed; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower

Jr. Commodore Suite

$7,595 USD pp
Jr. Commodore Suite
201-204 Queen or twin beds; refrigerator; desk and chair; flat screen TV/DVD player; view window; private bath with large shower; (sofa bed for triple)

Owner's Suite

$8,695 USD pp
Owner's Suite
Fixed queen bed; sitting area with wet bar; refrigerator; media center; large bow-facing view windows; jetted whirlpool tub; private bath with shower; (sofa bed for triple—suitable for child/teen)

Master Stateroom

$4,995 USD pp
Master Stateroom
103-108 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Commander Stateroom

$5,695 USD pp
Commander Stateroom
205-206, 209-212, 215-222 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Captain Stateroom

$6,095 USD pp
Captain Stateroom
308, 310, 312 Fixed twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with rain shower

Admiral Stateroom

$6,795 USD pp
Admiral Stateroom
307, 309 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower; (youth-sized sofa bed for triple)

Single Stateroom

$7,495 USD pp
Single Stateroom
207-208 Twin bed; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower

Jr. Commodore Suite

$7,595 USD pp
Jr. Commodore Suite
201-204 Queen or twin beds; refrigerator; desk and chair; flat screen TV/DVD player; view window; private bath with large shower; (sofa bed for triple)

Owner's Suite

$8,695 USD pp
Owner's Suite
Fixed queen bed; sitting area with wet bar; refrigerator; media center; large bow-facing view windows; jetted whirlpool tub; private bath with shower; (sofa bed for triple—suitable for child/teen)

Master Stateroom

$4,995 USD pp
Master Stateroom
103-108 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Commander Stateroom

$5,695 USD pp
Commander Stateroom
205-206, 209-212, 215-222 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view window; private bath with shower

Captain Stateroom

$6,095 USD pp
Captain Stateroom
308, 310, 312 Fixed twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with rain shower

Admiral Stateroom

$6,795 USD pp
Admiral Stateroom
307, 309 Queen or twin beds; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower; (youth-sized sofa bed for triple)

Single Stateroom

$7,495 USD pp
Single Stateroom
207-208 Twin bed; desk and chair; view windows; private bath with shower

Jr. Commodore Suite

$7,595 USD pp
Jr. Commodore Suite
201-204 Queen or twin beds; refrigerator; desk and chair; flat screen TV/DVD player; view window; private bath with large shower; (sofa bed for triple)

Owner's Suite

$8,695 USD pp
Owner's Suite
Fixed queen bed; sitting area with wet bar; refrigerator; media center; large bow-facing view windows; jetted whirlpool tub; private bath with shower; (sofa bed for triple—suitable for child/teen)

Additional charges:

Port Charges. From: 395 USD pp

Safari Voyager

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Length: 174 ft

Passenger Capacity: 64

Built / refurbished: 1982 / 2016

Undergoing refurbishment in 2016, the 62-guest Safari Voyager offers personal comforts, full uncompromising amenities, and upscale accommodations. Sights are revealed from the window-lined lounge with sweeping 270-degree views. Enjoy the vessel’s cozy library and elegant dining room, all outfitted with nautical décor. Ideally designed to spotlight the magnificent natural surroundings, the Safari Voyager features four public decks including a spacious upper sun deck.

An aft EZ Dock launch platform provides convenient access into and from the water for adventure activities. The vessel is outfitted with kayaks, paddle boards, inflatable skiffs, snorkel gear, wet suits, and hiking poles. For rejuvenation and relaxation, guests can take advantage of our wellness program with fitness equipment, yoga mats, and a complimentary massage.

There are seven cabin categories aboard the Safari Voyager: Single; Master; Commander; Captain; Admiral; Jr. Commodore Suite; and Owner's Suite. Depending on the category, singles, doubles, or triples can be accommodated.

Common to all cabins are: wide panoramic view windows; individually controlled air conditioning; generous storage and closet space; desk and chair; iPod/MP3/MP4 docking stations; TV/DVD player; private bath with shower.

Cabin layout for Safari Voyager

Inclusions


• Voyage on board in selected cabin category
• Group transfers between airport and ship on embarkation day
• Group transfer between ship and airport on disembarkation day
• Use of activity equipment on board including kayaks and paddle boards
• All landings and shore excursions as per the itinerary
• All meals while on board the ship
• Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (Except super-premium wines)
• Experienced expedition team, heritage guides and guest experts
• Wellness amenities: hot tub, fitness equipment, and yoga mats
• Underwater bow camera
• Hydrophone
• Snorkel gear available (Complimentary)

Exclusions


• International and domestic airfares
• Travel insurance
• Passport and visa costs if applicable
• Additional excursions/ land extension programmes
• Super premium wines
• Port Taxes (See trip specific for amount)
• Gratuities (Recommend USD$250 per passenger per week)
• Port Taxes USD$395.00 per person
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