Asked in Explorers and Expeditions
What are some famous female explorers?
Sacajawea, who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Gudridur Thorbjarnadottir from Iceland, explored the New World 500 years before Colombus.
Ida Pfeiffer of Vienna (1797-1858), travelled alone to: Holy Land, Egypt, Iceland, Amazon rainforest, China, India, Middle East, Russia, Indonesia, the Andes and Madagascar.
Marie-anne Lagimodiere (1780-1875), 1st European woman to travel to western Canada.