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Lindblad Expeditions National Geographic Sea Bird Cruise Reviews

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17 Lindblad Expeditions National Geographic Sea Bird Cruise Reviews


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ntex

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful ship....extraordinary trip

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We are not big cruise ship people.....put us on a boat with 1,000 other people and we recoil. In addition, we dont travel to go to fancy restaurants or visit theme park like amenities. We travel to experience and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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sallylightfoot

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Small ship - gigantic experience!

After a dull Alaska cruise on a large ship, we decided to try again and were not disappointed - this was a truly a wonderful expedition on the Lindblad/National Geographic Sea Bird. It wasn't only the humpback ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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stevenspb

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

THUMBS UP for NatGeo Lindblad Sea Bird Wild Alaska Cruise!

The NatGeo Lindblad Wild Alaska cruise on the Sea Bird (May 19th embarkation from Sitka) was incredible! We cannot say enough good things about the staff, crew and naturalists who made our 6-day cruise exceptional. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Seabandmember

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Expedition!

Whales! Not only did we see blue whales, gray whales and humpback whales, we were also close enough to hear them, and feel the spray of the "blow." The arcs of dolphins, rolls of sea lions, flights of pelicans, and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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T Douglas B

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo

My travel is, for the most part, independent so read what I have written here with that in mind. On occasion, I’ve tried a cruise or a guided tour in the hope that traveling with experts would enrich the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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RMcH

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent Alaska Adventure Cruise

We have cruised to Alaska several times on larger ships, but decided to try the Lindblad/National Geographic cruise because we have taken others of their cruises and loved them - and because we wanted to go where ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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terran_explr

15 Reviews Written

172 Helpful Votes

Petting the whales ... priceless

This was a family affair. Thirteen of us ventured to Baja and the Sea of Cortez in March. Linblad did its typical excellent job of showing us the sights and helping us to appreciate the diversity of wildlife in the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Traveling Grams

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Great Experience

After investigating many options, this cruise fitted our needs and expectations. The telephone conversations with agents verified that we would be physically able to participate with the varied activities. Their ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Kathi3

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wild Alaska the perfect way to see it!

I researched Alaska & what I wanted to see and do. I looked at land trips, cruise ships & other smaller ships. I went with the National Geographic Seabird for the itinerary, the educational aspect & the companies ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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gailed

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Outstanding adventure!

For many reasons, to explore the landscape of the many islands, to swim and snorkel with the fish, and finally to hike the volcanic rocks. I simply loved the trip. I am an artist and I had the time to watercolor all ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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stlouislou

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

It's Not About the Ship

The Editor's review of this ship is spot-on, so I won't repeat what she has written. I would like to add some thoughts based on our trip "Among the Great Whales" in February of 2013. We had a wonderful experience. ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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deborah case

1 Review Written

Stunning gray and humpback whales, sea lions, bow riding and jumping dolphins!

I have been a raving fan of National Geographic for over 60 years! Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic combine adventure, hiking, snorkeling, learning about the planet in an unbelievable experience to be ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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SSHHFF

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Awesome!

We chose this cruise for our family of 10. Ages were 9,11,15,18, 47,47,48,49,74 &75. The cabins were compact, but very workable. Because our cabins were all in a line we could find each other and the younger ones ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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angelarobinson

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Kayaking with icebergs

This small ship, the Lindblad-National Geographic Sea Bird, was able to go into the small bays of the inside passage of Alaska to kayak around icebergs while we got to watch seals swim around us and bears up close ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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cleme002

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Alaska and Lynn Canal

4th Linblad cruise and lived up to expectations. Staff were fantastic. Loved the photography tips. Alaska is a beautiful place - animals, sea, quiet, pristine - few people - I am sure the earth is happy there ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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mesander2000

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous wildlife, especially orcas

As always with National Geographic/Lindblad the naturalists and navigators create an amazing wildlife experience. On this expedition we had extraordinary views of orcas, sealions, dolphins, porpoise, birds, and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


National Geographic Sea Bird Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.04.1
Dining5.04.5
Entertainment4.04.3
Public Rooms3.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family3.01
Enrichment5.04.8
Service5.04.8
Value For Money4.04.6
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