Lindblad Expeditions offers adventurous, small-ship cruises that take travelers to far-flung destinations and wild places where unsullied beauty reigns. The line offers both ocean and river cruises.
On its ocean sailings, the company's partnership with National Geographic Society gives guests access to state-of-the-art observation and research tools. Vessels are equipped with Zodiacs and kayaks for exploring closer to shore, and land activities might include wildlife-viewing, hiking and more. There are historians, naturalists and a skilled photo instructor on every cruise.
Lindblad brings a destination-focused philosophy to its river cruises as well. Cultural experts offer unique insights, and knowledgeable guides share intriguing facts about the region's flora and fauna.
Trip ratings on this site are based on the quality of accommodations, the number of included meals and activities and the level of service delivered. Lindblad’s vacations are categorized as deluxe on the industry rating scale (budget, first class or deluxe).