Heritage Expeditions has announced that legendary mammalogist, conservationist, author and scientist Professor Tim Flannery will be joining its upcoming Indonesian Explorer voyage (7-24 October 2023).
Professor Flannery, a regular special guest with Heritage Expeditions, is famously described by Sir David Attenborough as being “in the league of the world’s all-time great explorers”.
He will join guests in exploring some of the little-known and rarely-visited Indonesian islands on the October expedition’s itinerary.
Commercial Director and Expedition Leader Aaron Russ said Professor Flannery and Heritage Expeditions have an impressive history of scientific discovery.
“When Tim joined our first Indonesian Explorer voyage in 2019 he and our guests discovered 11 new mammal species when we visited Kofiau Island, providing the first scientific records for this island ever.”
“We are incredibly excited to welcome Tim back on board for this voyage of discovery,” said Aaron.
guests on Heritage Expeditions 18-day Indonesian Explorer will voyage from Bali, Indonesia to Madang, Papua New Guinea.
They will also have the opportunity to swim with the whale sharks in Kwatisore Bay, walk with Komodo dragons and snorkel world famous Pink Beach.
They can also discover Jacques Cousteau’s “underwater nirvana” at Wakatobi National Park, and explore the turquoise waters and rainbow corals of Raja Ampat.
There will be opportunities to observe incredible wildlife including bird-of-paradise, enjoy incredible cultural exchanges with remote tribes, and visit World War II relics and more.
Heritage Expeditions is pleased to offer an £800 per person discount on the published prices of Indonesian Explorer 7 – 24 October 2023, sailing from Bali to Madang with a charter flight between Madang and Port Moresby included.
In addition, there is a 15% discount on Worsley Suites and a 20% discount on Heritage Suites.
Price from £10,195 per person sharing a Deck 4 Superior Stateroom (discount applied) includes pre/post cruise transfers including charter flight from Madang to Port Moresby, and one night Bali hotel accommodation in a twin share room (incl. dinner/breakfast).
Also included is all onboard ship accommodation with meals, house beer, wine and soft drinks with lunch and dinner, all expedition shore excursions and lecture series by noted naturalists.
For more information on the voyage, please visit heritage-expeditions.com
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