Search for the region’s prolific wildlife on Zodiac cruises and naturalist-guided walks. • Witness huge concentrations of seabirds in a frenzy of breeding activity—northern fulmars, horned and tufted puffins, guillemots, black-legged kittiwakes, and more. Cruise by Zodiac along rocky islets and uninhabited shores to search for the area’s prolific marine and wildlife—including bears, Arctic foxes, seals, and whales.
Photograph a variety of stunning scenery, from snowcapped volcanoes to wildflower-studded tundra. Enjoy a performance of traditional Russian songs and dances in Sakhalin Island’s capital, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
Daily activity options including Zodiac cruises, nature walks, and cultural tours; all gratuities; charter flight from Petropavlovsk/Seoul; all accommodations; world-class lecture and expedition team; all onboard meals and group meals ashore, including soft drinks, beer, and wine with lunch and dinner; all entrance fees, taxes, and landing and port charges; arrival and departure transfers on group dates; gift certificates for recommended expedition gear; medical expense coverage and emergency evacuation insurance.
Airfare from your home city/Tokyo/Sapporo and Seoul/home city; excess baggage charges; airport arrival and departure taxes; transfers for independent arrivals and departures; passport and/or visa fees; travel insurance; items of a personal nature such as laundry, alcoholic beverages (other than listed above), and other incidentals; email/Internet/fax/telephone charges.
You will need to purchase airfare from your home city/Tokyo/Sapporo and Seoul/home city.