A big reason to hop on an expedition ship and sail into some of the coldest parts of the planet is to see the myriad of beautiful and exciting creatures that have come to call these regions home. Some may only migrate to and from these areas at certain times of the year whilst others will have a permanent residence in these harsh environments, but many will be on hand to welcome you with open claws, fins or in whatever way they can.
From whale watching in the Weddell Sea, to noticing narwhals in Norway, identifying dolphins in the Drake Passage and pointing out polar bears on your way to the North Pole; there are so many wildlife spotting opportunities when you are on board one of these Fred.\ expeditions. And whether you choose a trip that is totally geared towards searching out these animals, or one on which a sighting is a happy coincidence, catching a glimpse of these creatures in the wild is sure to put a glazed cherry on top of your expedition cake.
Nature lovers shouldn’t miss the chance to get closer than ever before and experience a truly wild encounter. Sadly, we cannot guarantee any specific sightings, but the experts on board will be able to answer any questions you have and take you to the best places where a sighting is most likely to occur. If you want to plan your expedition around the wildlife you are desperate to see, take a look at the options below or check out our excellent spotting guides to discover where best to stage your trip.