Voyage to the top of the world through majestic waterways, spectacular glaciers, and towering fjords… Where nature is truly wild and landscapes are absolutely breathtaking.
The Northwest Passage
A sea route from the northern Atlantic to the northern Pacific Ocean across the top of North America through the various channels between the islands of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Although there is one main route, there are actually several ways through the islands, any one of which can be considered “the” Northwest Passage.
The Arctic holds a special fascination for many, and those who are fortunate enough to visit will have unique experiences. The following sections provide an introduction to the North American Arctic – its climate and ice, the land, the people and the wildlife.