April 12 - April 25, 2023 | From $14,990.00

Overview


Destinations:

Witness the April 20, 2023 Total Solar Eclipse from the best possible vantage point, directly on the centerline, as the brilliance of the Coral Coast is plunged into darkness. Cruise for 10 nights down the coast of Western Australia, home to some of the darkest skies in the world, allowing us to plan for incredible stargazing of the Southern Skies each evening from the ease and comfort of the ship’s top deck. Experience the variety of dazzling landscapes of Western Australia’s colorful Coral Coast, home to white sand beaches, oceans with azure blue hues, rugged red outback desert, and the world’s longest fringing reef. Encounter an abundance of wildlife - rare birds, land animals and marine life – including the almighty whale sharks and manta rays. An expert 10-member expedition team will provide valuable insights and lead zodiac and snorkeling excursions to allow guests to get close to the action and step ashore in remote locations.

Highlights
• Experience the riveting cosmic event of a rare total solar eclipse from the best possible vantage point, directly on the path of totality, as the brilliance of the Coral Coast is plunged into darkness.

• Snorkel pristine and rarely visited Rowley Shoals, the remarkable reefs of Muirion Islands, the coral gardens of Coral Bay, as well as the World Heritage Sites of Ningaloo Reef and Shark Bay.

• Engage with Indigenous Australians and learn about the world’s oldest living culture during visits to sacred Aboriginal sites in Shark Bay and the Burrap Peninsula, home to incredible petroglyphs soon to be designated a World Heritage Site.