Sister companies International Expeditions and Zegrahm Expeditions are now offering travel advisors an additional 5 percent bonus commission, along with a $100 pp gift card for new 2019 small ship cruise bookings on a variety of itineraries.
Example itineraries offering bonus commission and gift cards include International Expeditions’ Galapagos Islands Voyage and Amazon Voyage itineraries, as well as Zegrahm’s Papua New Guinea journey and the Path of the Vikings expedition, among several others.
On International Expeditions’ 10-day Galapagos Islands Voyage, guests will find themselves inches away from sea lions, penguins, iguanas, and many other unique species during hiking, snorkeling, and kayaking excursions. Another highlight of the trip includes picnicking in the highlands among giant tortoises. Travelers will cruise aboard the 32-guest M/V Evolution with pricing for 2019 departures starting at $7,498 pp. On the 10-day Amazon Voyage, guests will explore the region with native naturalists to help them spot wildlife such as monkeys, birds, sloths, and pink and grey dolphins. Cultural highlights include cooking demonstrations, village and school visits, stops at riverside markets, and a shaman blessing ceremony. Evenings will be spent on the 18-suite Zafiro with nightly music and complimentary drinks. Pricing for 2019 departures start at $5,698 pp.
Meanwhile, on Zegrahm’s 17-day Path of the Vikings expedition, guests will follow in the wake of early Viking explorers on a journey from Reykjavik to Quebec. Guests cruise along fjords; search for marine mammals, including beluga whales in Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park; hike through Gros Morne National Park; and discover the eroded sea stacks, arches, and cliffs of the Mingan Archipelago, a haven for seabirds. When not out exploring, passengers will sail aboard the 160-passenger Le Champlain. Pricing for the Aug. 27, 2019 expedition starts at $14,980 pp. Those looking for a different type of biodiversity can head to Papua New Guinea and its smaller, outlying islands on a 17-day cruise with Zegrahm. Along the way, guests will witness the fire dances of the Baining tribe; snorkel or dive among tropical fish and colorful corals; relax on the beach; and participate in a variety of interactive cultural experiences. Pricing for the Sept. 20, 2019 departure aboard the 100-passenger Caledonian Sky starts at $13,980 pp.