Cancellation Policy effective September 7, 2022, aboard National Geographic Venture, National Geographic Quest, National Geographic Sea Bird, National Geographic Sea Lion, National Geographic Endeavour II, National Geographic Islander II, Delfin, the Jahan, Lord of the Glens, Oberoi Philae, and Sea Cloud:

For departures through December 31, 2023:

Number of Days
Prior to Expedition Start
Per Person
Cancellation Fee
120 or more days $350*
119–90 days Advance payment cost
89–60 days 25% of trip cost***
59-45 days 50% of trip cost***
44-0 days 100% of trip cost***

 

For departures starting January 1, 2024:

Number of Days
Prior to Expedition Start
Per Person
Cancellation Fee
120 or more days Advance payment cost**
119-90 days 50% of trip cost***
89-0 days 100% of trip cost***

*$350 will be credited in the form of a Lindblad Expeditions Travel Certificate which only may be applied towards final payment on any future booking; the certificate does not expire.

**Advance payments will be credited in the form of a Lindblad Expeditions Travel Certificate which only may be applied towards final payment on any future booking; the certificate does not expire.

***Trip cost is total price paid including extensions, airfare, and other additional services.

Cancellation policy effective September 7, 2022, aboard National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Orion, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Resolution:

For departures through March 31, 2024:

Number of Days
Prior to Expedition Start
Per Person
Cancellation Fee
180 or more days $750*
179–120 days Advance payment cost
119-90 days 25% of trip cost***
89-60 days 50% of trip cost***
59-0 days 100% of trip cost***


For departures starting April 1, 2024:

Number of Days Prior to
Expedition Start
Per Person
Cancellation Fee
120 or more days Advance payment cost**
119-90 days 50% of trip cost***
89-0 days 100% of trip cost***

*$750 will be credited in the form of a Lindblad Expeditions Travel Certificate which only may be applied towards final payment on any future booking; the certificate does not expire.

**Advance payments will be credited in the form of a Lindblad Expeditions Travel Certificate which only may be applied towards final payment on any future booking; the certificate does not expire.

***Trip cost is total price paid including extensions, airfare and other additional services.


Group Cancellation Terms for 8 or more guests  

For departures through December 31, 2023 aboard National Geographic Venture, National Geographic Quest, National Geographic Sea Bird, National Geographic Sea Lion, National Geographic Endeavour II, National Geographic Islander II, Delfin, The Jahan, Lord of the Glens, Oberoi Philae, and Sea Cloud and for Departures through March 31, 2024 aboard National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Orion, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Resolution: 

Number of Days
Prior to Expedition Start
Per Person
Cancellation Fee
180 or more days Advance payment cost
179–120 days 25% of trip cost***
119-90 days 50% of trip cost***
89-0 days 100% of trip cost***

For departures starting January 1, 2024 aboard National Geographic Venture, National Geographic Quest, National Geographic Sea Bird, National Geographic Sea Lion, National Geographic Endeavour II, National Geographic Islander II, Delfin, The Jahan, Lord of the Glens, Oberoi Philae, and Sea Cloud and for Departures starting April 1, 2024 aboard National Geographic Explorer, National Geographic Orion, National Geographic Endurance, and National Geographic Resolution:

Refer to the cancellation policy above.

***Trip cost is total price paid including extensions, airfare and other additional services.


This cancellation policy applies to expeditions, extensions (with the exception of the Denali National Park extension) and all other additional services. The effective date of a cancellation will be the date on which your cancellation notice is received. Note: Airline cancellation policies vary by carrier and type of fare used to issue your ticket.

Any revisions you make within the cancellation penalty period, such as departure date or choice of voyage, are subject to cancellation fees.

Also, please review our  Terms and Conditions. We stress the importance of purchasing a travel protection plan to protect yourself from fees in the event you need to cancel your reservation. 

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