Lindblad Expeditions acknowledges that it takes more than a single business to change the world. As such, they are proud to nurture meaningful relationships with others who align with their guiding principles. In addition to joining forces with the National Geographic Society to further conservation, exploration, and education priorities worldwide, Lindblad Expeditions—with partners and friends—is working to make the world a better place.
Both Lindblad Expeditions and Natural Habitat have built their reputation on creating innovative travel opportunities and a deep commitment to sustainable tourism.
Off the Beaten Path
Off the Beaten Path offers active small-group and private custom journeys around the world, connecting the heart of the traveler with the soul of the place through localized, authentic experiences.
DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co.
DuVine is an award-winning international luxury cycling and adventure company focused on providing immersive cultural experiences across the globe through thoughtfully designed itineraries led by expert local guides.
Classic Journeys handcrafts cultural walking adventures that empower you to see the world on foot and at eye level. They believe that travel—and in particular connecting with other people and cultures when you travel—fuels your soul in a way that very few things do.
Marine Stewardship Council
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has the most widely recognized certification standard for sustainable marine fisheries. Lindblad Expeditions was the first U.S. signatory to support the MSC, and they continue to purchase from MSC-certified suppliers whenever possible.
Working in partnership with South Pole, the world’s leading developer of international emission reduction projects, Lindblad has a portfolio of six carbon project investments that align with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. They also offer the opportunity for guests to offset their air travel by purchasing credits from South Pole.
Lindblad Expeditions is a travel partner of the Jeopardy! Clue Crew, helping the roving correspondents gather clues all around the globe for “America’s Favorite Quiz Show.”
Lindblad Expeditions is proud to announce a new photography partnership with OM System (formerly Olympus). OM will supply cameras and lenses for the OM System Photo Gear Locker aboard select ships, and OM photography ambassadors will join select voyages. Best of all, booked guests will have access to exclusive photo tips and discounts on OM gear.
Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators
Lindblad Expeditions is actively involved in Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO), which seeks to lead the expedition ship industry with best management practices in the Arctic. They have helped to create polar operation procedures for vessel personnel and guidelines for visitors to this fragile environment.
International Association of Antarctic Tour Operators
Lindblad Expeditions is actively involved in International Association of Antarctic Tour Operators (IAATO), which seeks to lead the tourism industry with Best Management Practices in the Antarctic. They have helped to create polar operation procedures for vessel personnel and guidelines for visitors to this fragile place.