Unleashing The Spirit of Exploration

Unleashing The Spirit of Exploration

A Polar Expedition Like No Other

Exploration is not just an endeavor; it’s a way of life, a chance to be a pioneer. Have you ever imagined a journey that transcends the ordinary, a voyage that challenges the very essence of your adventurous spirit? SEDNA, the epitome of exploration has a firm commitment to science and expedition, offering a unique opportunity to transform expedition into a meaningful mission.

Taking you to places rarely touched by human footprints, their specialty lies in the polar regions of the Arctic and Antarctic, and are ready to unlock extraordinary destinations upon the call of unique scientific missions. Think Bijagos, Scattered Islands, and beyond!

Exploration Knows No Bounds, It's a State of Mind

Embarking on a remarkable, once-in-a-lifetime adventure is more than just a journey, it’s an immersive revelation of our planet’s pristine beauty. This is not just exploration; it’s an education in the world’s most extreme classroom. Every SEDNA mission is a collaborative effort with local communities. It’s a testament to their respect for indigenous knowledge and a commitment to exchange wisdom. This unique approach ensures that expeditions are not just about exploration but also about fostering connections and understanding between cultures.

Experience the Incomparable

Turning Charters into Unforgettable Adventures

Every journey is a tapestry of uniqueness. It’s not just a voyage through awe-inspiring landscapes and flourishing wildlife; it’s an extraordinary human narrative. What truly resonates is the opportunity to share the fire of exploration, the call of adventure, reigniting the childlike spirits within the travelers. Making sense of these explorations binds us together. The crew, charterers, scientists, and indigenous communities meld into one team, one family, all driven by a singular purpose and returning with indelible memories for a lifetime.

Crafting Explorations with Precision - Your Path to Adventure

SEDNA’s prowess extends to the intricate process of expedition design. They take care of every detail, from creating routes and selecting locations (both on land and at sea) to crafting and testing unique expedition activities such as skiing, sledding, kayaking, and diving.

SEDNA’s offerings are as diverse as the landscapes they explore. They design expeditions that cater to a range of themes and interests. Whether you’re an intrepid traveler, a scientist, an explorer, or simply an enthusiast. This is not just about business; it’s a dedication to meaningful exploration. They hold clients to the same high standards they set for themselves.

Commandant Charcot: An Unrivaled Cruising Icebreaker

This Pinnacle of luxury icebreaking is classified as a formidable PC2, capable of breaking over 2m of ice. The one-of-a-kind boasts a double-action hull, 2 azypods with 30,000MW power, and the ability to conquer ice pressure ridges exceeding 10m in thickness. Beyond its power, it’s equipped with everything for expeditions, from Zodiacs, Snowmobile, and Sherp among many others to a well-equipped research laboratory.

With an elite choice of cuisine for guests, it also allows you to immerse yourself in outdoor heated baths, gaze at icy vistas through expansive windows by the indoor pool, and indulge in the luxury of duplex suites with private terraces and Jacuzzis. It’s eco-friendly, powered by liquefied natural gas, and recycles energy for a sustainable adventure.

Meet Nicolas Dubreuil, an Explorer Extraordinaire

Niko, the Director of Expedition Design, Sustainability, and Science, is an expert in polar and tropical expeditions. He is in charge of designing tasks for the whole expedition as well as the creation of ice routing software, expedition spaces, ice tank tests, and itineraries. With a lifelong passion for adventure, he has guided all kinds of expeditions on foot, by sled, on skis, in kayaks, and underwater.

After a life-changing experience in Greenland, he embraced the motto ‘Only weather and ice are masters’, delving into indigenous cultures and traditional techniques. Today, he pioneers adventure tourism by co-creating experiences with indigenous communities and fostering scientific collaboration in polar and tropical regions. With over 30 years of living among indigenous communities and leading 200+ expeditions worldwide, his expertise runs deep.


Expedition to the Heart of Melville Bay, Greenland: NARWAHALS

In the heart of the Arctic, where the icy realms of Greenland stretch into endless horizons, a world shrouded in mystery awaits. Par Excellence, in collaboration with SEDNA, the herald of unparalleled exploration, invites you to embark on a journey like never before.


The Extraordinary Greenlandic Expedition: NUNANUTAAT

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. In May 2024, a unique opportunity awaits adventurers those seeking an unforgettable experience in one of the Arctic’s most remarkable locations. SEDNA Melville Bay expedition takes you to the pristine wilderness of Greenland, offering you a front-row seat to one of the most incredible natural phenomena in the world.


Hunting Of Narwahls, QILALUKAT

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. In September 2024, a unique opportunity awaits adventurers those seeking an unforgettable experience in one of the Arctic’s most remarkable locations. SEDNA Melville Bay expedition takes you to the pristine wilderness of Greenland, offering you a front-row seat to one of the most incredible natural phenomena in the world.


Fueling Discovery: Bridging the Gap for Scientific Breakthroughs

In a world grappling with environmental challenges, the clock is ticking on the imperative for research. We can’t afford to stand idle; it’s our moral responsibility to act. SEDNA acknowledges the urgency faced by the scientific community and strives to be the solution. Through strategic partnerships and support, they champion science as a collective cause.

Embarking on a journey alongside a dedicated team of scientists offers an extraordinary chance for mutual enlightenment. Travelers and scientists forge connections, delving deep into the heart of field research. It’s a shared odyssey where knowledge flows freely, and science becomes more than words on paper; it becomes a real experience.


When you choose Par Excellence as your travel organization, you can be sure that your needs are being prioritized, and your luxury travel experience will be customized. During the entirety of your journey, you will have 24/7 access to a Par Excellence representative. This means every question and concern can be resolved immediately to improve your sense of comfort and your ability to fully enjoy your travels.


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