CMI Leisure provides turnkey management and concessions services to some of the most uniquely demanding cruise line and adventure travel companies in the world. They come to us because, like them, CMI Leisure goes far beyond the conventional. There is no tried-and-true formula or one-size-fits-all for these companies. Each one demands a unique perspective and highly customized operations plan to provide guests with an unforgettable travel experience. At CMI Leisure, we are proud to be a major part of that equation.
Founded in 1988 by the Swan family, today it’s the second generation who charts the cruise lines adventurous course to uniquely wild destinations. The team focuses on unsurpassed experiences to the Arctic, as well as the east and west coasts of Antarctica. They enjoy a repeat and referral rate of an impressive 35%.
A Scandinavian travel company with a global wingspan, Albatros has grown from a small office in Denmark to locations on three continents. From Africa to the Great Wall of China to the isolated reaches of the Arctic, Albatros provides the experience of a lifetime.
From the polar reaches to the remote Russian coast to exotic locales below the equator, Aurora provides the ultimate in expedition cruising. The team boasts more than 150 years of expedition travel experience with more than 500 successful adventures to the most spectacular places on earth.
Iceland Pro Cruises
A division of Iceland’s leading tour operator, Iceland Pro Cruises, provides locally grown voyages throughout the nation’s fjords and abroad. Run by native Icelanders with over 20 years in tourism, the cruise line is nothing less than a local legend.
PolarQuest has arranged small ship expedition cruises to the Antarctica and the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard since 1999. All trips focus on unique wildlife encounters and spectacular nature. On all our trips you are accompanied by experienced guides all with a genuine love for the Polar Regions.
Poseidon is one of the leading providers of polar expeditions in the cruise industry. Founded in 1999, the company is perhaps best recognized for its incredible Icebreaker Cruises to the North Pole, Arctic and Antarctica.
Adventurous voyagers seeking a genuine expedition cruise choose this experienced line. Their first cruise was in 1991 aboard a nuclear-powered icebreaker that ventured across the top of the world from Murmansk, Russia. Today, a team of experts in polar history, marine science and glaciology lead nautical expeditions into the polar reaches.
Semester At Sea
The Institute for Shipboard Education (ISE) is a 501c3 nonprofit based in Fort Collins, Colorado that administers the Semester at Sea study abroad program in conjunction with the Colorado State University. The mission of ISE is to educate individuals with the global understanding necessary to address the challenges of our interdependent world. Since 1963, more than 68,000 individuals from 1,700 institutions, have traveled to more than 60 countries on Semester at Sea and its predecessor programs.
SunStone Ships, Inc.
Knowing the right way to navigate has been essential to maritime activities since mankind’s earliest days on the sea. In the days of the Vikings, it was the ancient sun stone that provided this ultimate guidance and insight for waters across the globe. When placed in a direct line with the presence of sunlight, the stone would glow brightly. Even on an overcast day with the sun visually obscured by clouds, rain, or snow, the stone would light up when pointed in the direction of the sun, identifying a ship’s course.
Today, with decades of expertise and hands-on experience, SunStone Ships offers guidance for fleet & vessel owners as well as other stakeholders. SunStone specializes in commercial management of passenger ships and is responsible for the buying, selling and chartering of its managed fleet. Because the needs of the passenger ship industry are always changing, it is reassuring to know you have a rock-solid partner on your side.
Victory Cruise Lines
A new Miami-based cruise line sailing from Montreal, Canada to ports in the US, Canada and the Caribbean. Victory Cruise Lines will feature high-quality personal service onboard. The senior management of Victory Cruise Lines has over 100 years of experience operating some of the most successful and loved cruise products.
This small-ship specialist takes great pride in creating the ultimate land and sea adventures. Depending on the destination, expeditions might be led by archeologists, anthropologists, dive masters, botanists, historians, ornithologists, geologists and other experts. Guests enjoy a dream team of experts to guide their experience.