ICELAND TO CAMBRIDGE BAY ADVENTURE
Day 1 Reykjavik – Embarkation
Day 2-3 At sea – The Denmark Strait
We sail across the Denmark Strait. Guests can enjoy lectures by the Expedition Team in the Science Center and prepare for the upcoming adventure.
Day 4 Prince Christian Sound Region, Greenland
Prince Christian Sound separates Greenland from the Cape Farewell archipelago. If conditions allow, we will sail through this narrow channel and enjoy the spectacular scenery. The sound is around 60 miles long and very narrow. If the channel is blocked with ice, we will sail around Nunap Isua (Cape Farewell).
Day 5 Kvanefjord
Day 6 Nuuk, Greenland
Day 7 Sisimiut, Greenland
Day 8 Ilulissat, Greenland
Day 9 At sea – Crossing the Davis Strait
During the crossing we will prepare guests for the upcoming adventure.
Day 10 East Coast of Baffin Island
We sail into the Sam Ford Fjord, set on the east coast of Baffin Island. The fjord is known for its glaciers and granite cliffs rising steeply from the shores to heights up to 5000 feet above sea level.
Day 11-17 The Northwest Passage
Day 18 Cambridge Bay – Disembarkation & flight
Day 19 Explore Edmonton
The original Fram was the most famous explorer ship of its time, and the achievements of her expeditions are unparalleled. MS Fram honors the heritage of the original Fram, using the most advanced technology and making her exceptionally well suited for expedition voyages in polar regions.
Many boast of their “ultimate” expedition ships. But none, save the MS Fram, contains two critical features which deliver adventure in a more safe and comfortable way. MS Fram is a purpose-build expedition ship built especially for comfortable Explorer voyages, with emphasis on relaxation and discovery.
MS Fram was built in 2007 with one mission in mind – to bring her guests closer to nature, wildlife and unforgettable experiences. As well as offering numerous lounges in which to relax, our more active guests can use our well-equipped gym. Meanwhile, on deck, our Jacuzzis guarantee you surreal memories when passing the towering icebergs of Antarctica or Greenland. To keep up with what’s happening on the MS Fram right now and the amazing experiences our passengers are having, stay up to date with the MS Fram blog.
MS Fram is designed for sailing in polar waters, holds the highest safety standards and is the perfect size for optimum nautical manoeuverability and guests’ comfort. With space for only 276 guests, you are sure to get to know many of your fellow travellers. You will share stunning sights and memories of a lifetime long after returning home.
Year of construction 2007
Year of refurbishment 2020
Ship yard Fincanteiri, Italy
Passenger capacity 318
Gross tonnage 11647