Cruising With True North - The Whale Sharks of Cenderawasih Bay

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The highest levels of luxury throughout allow passengers the opportunity to visit remote coastlines in absolute style.
Private Journeys

Journey Highlights

Experience the acclaimed True North adventure cruise ship. The highest levels of luxury throughout allow passengers the opportunity to visit remote coastlines in absolute style. With a crew of 18 and a passenger limit of 36, attention to detail and service is impeccable. True North provides the finest in dining, and with a helicopter and six dedicated expedition boats on board, unmatched flexibility is ensured.

The Whale Sharks of Cenderawasih Bay

Departs: 21th October and 28 October 2017

These exclusive adventures visit West Papua’s extraordinary marine parks where whale sharks can be seen in season and some of the world’s best snorkelling and diving is on offer. At Cenderawasih Bay, the locals handfeed the mammoth whale sharks and guests will be dazzled by the rich ecology including nesting leatherback turtles and exceptional birdlife. Snorkel and dive in some of the richest waters remaining on the planet. Includes
return flights ex Darwin.

The Vessel

More like an exclusive hotel than a cruise boat, True North boasts lavish public areas including a sundeck, forward observation lounge, ship's lounge, internet café, alfresco bar and lower-deck dining room with uninterrupted vistas. All cabins feature elegant décor, en-suite facilities, in-house entertainment and satellite telephones. The Explorer Class staterooms and the River Class cabins offer king or twin beds, and the Ocean Class twin rooms feature roomy single beds. Multiple expedition boats allow clients maximum freedom and the vessel's helicopter adds yet another dimension to the adventure. The purpose-built True North can explore the upper reaches of shallow river systems. The ship's naturalist presents interpretive information on plasma screens while computer-controlled motion stabilisers ensure a comfortable ride.


Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey


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