On board MS BREMEN from Tokyo to Vancouver
Expedition to Kamchatka and Chukotka: close to Russia’s Far East
Where massive volcanoes dominate the scenery and mighty waterfalls plunge thundering into the depths – this is where the North Pacific Ring of Fire is situated. In the infinite distances of a fascinating natural landscape created by primeval forces, you can look forward to an unforgettable expedition. On board the BREMEN you will explore virgin landscapes where a rich animal world can reveal itself undisturbed, and experience an adventure that has fallen to the lot of few before.
from Tokyo to Vancouver
|Cruise dates:||from 31.05.2013 to 22.06.2013 (23 days)|
|Your ship:||MS BREMEN|
| Fri, 31.05.2013 |
Scheduled flight Frankfurt – Tokyo
| Sat, 01.06.2013 |
Connecting flight to Sapporo
| Sun, 02.06.2013 |
| Mon, 03.06.2013 |
- Tue, 04.06.2013
Sakhalin / Russia (Korsakov, Tyuleniy )
| Wed, 05.06.2013 |
- Sat, 08.06.2013
Kuril Islands (including Ketoy , Yankicho , Matua , Atlasova , Shumshu )
The rough beauty of the Kuril Islands
| Sun, 09.06.2013 |
- Mon, 17.06.2013
Kamchatka (including Petropavlovsk, Zhupanova , Kamenistaya Bay , Verkhoturova , Tymlat , Natalii Bay , Dezhnev Bay )
Unspoilt Kamchatka and Chukotka
| Tue, 18.06.2013 |
Chukotka (Meynipilgino village , Gavriila Bay )
To conclude your expedition you will visit Chukotka, the unknown country of the Chukchi close to the international date line. Traditionally the inhabitants live by fishing, hunting and reindeer breeding. In the little fishing village of Meynipilgino and in Gavriila Bay you can immerse yourself in the nature and culture of this remote region, with a wealth of fascinating insights – which you can investigate in greater depth when you visit the Natural History Museum in Provideniya.
| Wed, 19.06.2013 |
Provideniya / Chukchi Peninsula
| Wed, 19.06.2013 |
Nome/Alaska/USA, arrival 19.30 hrs
At Nome you then reach the furthest western point in the USA. From here you can look back on Russia’s remotest east – and on an unforgettable expedition.
| Thu, 20.06.2013 |
Charter flight to Vancouver
| Fri, 21.06.2013 |
Scheduled flight Vancouver – Germany
| Sat, 22.06.2013 |
Arrival in Germany
* These arrangements are not included in the cruise price.
The shore activities listed here are in the planning stage and are subject to changes. On this expedition to Kamchatka and Chukotka, the Zodiac landings are subject to consent from the authorities, and rescheduling of the trip may be necessary. Depending on the weather and local conditions, the captain will decide on the best possible alternative.
= at anchor
Please note that our pre- and post-cruise programmes are conducted in German.
For individual programmes kindly consult your travel agent.
Following programmes we offer in German: