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Lindblad Expeditions Africa Cruise Reviews

The sunrise and sunset greeted almost every day
There were so many penguins everywhere.  On land they came right up to us.
Crabeater seal
This is an Orca .  Other whales actually surfaced right beside the zodiacs
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Baja Whales expedition

Review for National Geographic Venture to Africa

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jonshanser
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

To see adult and baby whales in the Gulf of Cortez and Pacific. Saw many whales but were unfortunately not able to get close to the babies. Food was just average and repetitive/boring. Should not have had to pay extra for alcohol. Culture of wait staff was different than our prior trips which did not have an American flag. This was a Seattle based boat with essentially all American ...
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Sail Date: February 2020


Whales were amazing

Review for National Geographic Sea Lion to Africa

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111belle
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

The whale watching was amazing but we only went out 2 hours a day? We came to see whales, I expected to go out morning and afternoon. We were on a boat which was brought back 30 minutes earlier than the others. Why? There was a lot of down time. I thought we would be going out more than once a day to look at the whales. I was expecting more time out on the water. I would have liked more ...
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Sail Date: February 2020


Completely satisfied

Review for National Geographic Venture to Africa

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mfrantz
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We love whale watching and have a curiosity about the Sea of Cortez but have not been successful in attempts to explore it on our own. The itinerary fit our wishes even better than we knew to wish for. Our companions we most enjoyable and valued the same experiences we did. We both participated in and enjoyed the morning stretch class and we used the fitness center and found the masseuse ...
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Sail Date: February 2020


Baja CA and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales - Whale Sharks Extension

Review for National Geographic Venture to Africa

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Jody515
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Getting close to Grey Whales - touching them! Our main - primary - virtually only - objective was to get into the San Ignacio Lagoon (Unesco Site) to get up close and TOUCH the whales - as you advertise EVERYWHERE. It did NOT happen. Extremely disappointing. Supposedly the weather (wind) did not permit it. However, on land trip in La Paz a couple on the shuttle into town took a trip with a ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Worst trip ever!

Review for National Geographic Venture to Africa

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Utexas
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Everything that was described to us as to what our activities would be on this trip never happened!! We were on the ship for 9 days and only left the ship for a total of about 9 hours and that was for a couple of hikes, one whale watching and a barbecue on shore. The weather was not great so all of the off the ship activities which were snorkeling, more hiking, kayaking, swimming with sea lions ...
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Sail Date: January 2019


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