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A young seal warms itself on the ice
$7,950
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Weddell Sea - Antarctic Discoverer - Base Camp Ortelius

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Discover rarely visited islands
  • Kayak past giant icebergs
  • Observe a myriad of seabirds
  • Explore the South Shetland Islands
Kayak along ice covered shorelines, take long glacier hikes, camp on icy landscapes, and more on this adventurous 12-day Antarctic cruise aboard the Ortelius. Let the expedition ship become your base camp for fun and thrilling adventures in the Weddell Sea and South Shetland Islands.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Argentina, Patagonia, South America, Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands, Weddell Sea
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A Base camp on Antarctica.
$14,300
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In Shackleton's Footsteps

18 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • Commemorate Shackleton's crossing
  • Sail into ice-filled Weddell Sea
  • Visit Shackleton's grave site
  • Cross the Scotia Sea
Retrace Shackleton's heroic journey in this 18-day Antarctica cruise visiting the South Shetland Islands, Elephant Island, South Georgia, and the Falkland Islands. Explore fantastic fossil sites, sail into the Weddell Sea's vast tabular icebergs, and voyage across the whale-rich Scotia Sea.
Activities: Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South America, South Georgia, Antarctic Sound, Drake Passage, Elephant Island, Grytviken, King Haakon Bay, Port of Ushuaia, Scotia Sea, Stanley, Weddell Sea
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King Penguins on South Georgia
$11,495
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Ultimate Antarctica - Weddell Sea and the Falkland Islands

12 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Explore the Gerlache coastline
  • Discover penguin rookeries
  • Navigate through tabular icebergs
  • Visit the fabled Point Wild
Through flight, this 12-day expedition saves two days crossing the Drake Passage, allowing you to spend maximum time exploring the magnificent Antarctic. Enjoy daily explorations off the ship in the most outstanding locations on King George Island, Paradise Harbour, Cuverville Island, Elephant Island, the Falkland Islands, and more!
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cuverville Island, Elephant Island, Gerlache Strait, King George Island, Lemaire Channel, Punta Arenas, Saunders Island, Stanley, Weddell Sea, West Point Island
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Antarctica: Hanging with the Penguins
$10,895
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Ultimate Antarctica - Weddell Sea and the Falkland Islands

12 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Explore the Gerlache coastline
  • Cruise the Errera Channel
  • Navigate in to the Weddell Sea
  • Visit a chinstrap penguin colony
Cross the legendary Drake Passage and explore the White Continent on this 12-day Antarctica cruise. Board the Akademik Sergey Vavilov and set sail across the Drake on your way to the south. Explore the South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, and the historic Elephant Island before you reach Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cuverville Island, Deception Island Antarctica, Elephant Island, Gerlache Strait, King George Island, Lemaire Channel, Punta Arenas, Saunders Island, Stanley, Weddell Sea, West Point Island
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Icebergs and sunshine during Antarctic cruise
$10,810
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Emblematic Antarctica 2017-18

Heart of the Peninsula - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Cross the notorious Drake Passage
  • Cruise in Zodiac dinghies
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
  • Visit research stations & old huts
Join Le Boreal for a chance to sail through the Heart of the Antarctic Peninsula to the final frontier surrounded by a gigantic ice sheet. The 11-day voyage journeys to the heart of this remote land where penguins thrive in the thousands and humpback whales patrol the icy waters.
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia, Weddell Sea
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$11,970
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Emblematic Antarctica 2017-18

Heart of the Peninsula - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Sail close to blue-tinged icebergs
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
  • Meet Antarctic wildlife
  • Traverse the Polar Front
Explore the cold waters of the Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands on this 11-day expedition cruise aboard the comfortable and elegant Le Lyrial. Zodiac cruise among towering icebergs, hike in an enchanting polar desert, and experience close encounters with the most marvelous wildlife.
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia, Weddell Sea
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Weddell Seal
$11,970
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Emblematic Antarctica 2017-18

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit the Arakur Resort
  • Cross the infamous Drake Passage
  • Meet Pleneau's vast wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise between icebergs
Sail along the Antarctic´s wildlife-rich coastline on this 11-day expedition to the 7th continent aboard the luxury Le Soleal. Visit research stations, former whaling stations, and Zodiac cruise through towering icebergs and glaciers looking for penguins and seals.
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Half Moon Island, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia, Weddell Sea
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Stunning landscapes
$8,725
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Weddell Sea & Antarctic Peninsula

12 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • View vast tabular icebergs
  • Visit historic huts with relics
  • Explore islands with fossils
  • Encounter Adélie & gentoo colonies
Cruise across the Drake Passage and down the Antarctic Peninsula for a trip of a lifetime. Board the Polar Pioneer in Puerto Williams, and watch for whales and a myriad of seabirds as you sail. Enjoy the otherworldly landscape, history, and wildlife of your Antarctic exploration.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica Peninsula, Drake Passage, Paulet Island, Port of Ushuaia, Puerto Williams, Punta Arenas, Weddell Sea
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Southern Rockhopper Penguin.
$13,200
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Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

19 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Experience Falkland culture
  • Observe wandering albatross
  • Spot fin whales from the ship
  • Visit the South Shetland Islands
Explore the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula on this 19-day voyage aboard the Ortelius. Penguins number in the tens of thousands and fin whales patrol the icy waters. The rugged but beautiful landscapes and abundant wildlife combine to make this cruise one of the most visually stunning in the world.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South America, South Georgia, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Half Moon Island, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Paulet Island, Port of Ushuaia, South Orkney Islands, Stanley, Weddell Sea
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$12,150
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Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

20 Day Itinerary aboard Ortelius
  • Get a taste of Falklands history
  • See four S.Georgia penguin species
  • Discover the South Orkney Islands
  • Set foot on the Antarctic continent
This Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and Antarctic Peninsula cruise is an animal-lover’s dream come true. This 20-day expedition explores one of the last untamed areas on Earth – a land of ruggedly beautiful landscapes and amazingly varied wildlife.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South America, South Georgia, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Half Moon Island, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Paulet Island, Port of Ushuaia, South Orkney Islands, Stanley, Weddell Sea
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Chinstrap Penguins during wildlife tour
$14,110
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The Great Austral Loop

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Admire dazzling ice formations
  • Observe abundant wildlife
  • Explore the region's wild terrain
  • Embark on Zodiac excursions
Relax and enjoy the luxurious Le Soleal for a remarkable 17-day journey into the icy waters and faraway lands of the Antarctic. Explore the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and the Antarctic Peninsula with expert guides who showcase the region's dynamic landscapes and distinctive wildlife.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South America, South Georgia, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Gold Harbor, Grytviken, Neko Harbor, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain, Saunders Island, Weddell Sea
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$14,110
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The Great Austral Loop

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Boreal (CDP)
  • Discover unique landscapes
  • Observe abundant marine life
  • Enjoy outings in zodiac dinghies
  • Marvel at vast colonies of penguins
Cruise the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and the Antarctica's northern peninsula for an unforgettable small ship adventure. Breathtaking ice formations, glaciers, vast colonies of penguins, and whale watching are sure to dazzle on this 16-day Antarctica cruise aboard the luxurious Le Boreal.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Argentina, South America, South Georgia, Buenos Aires, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Gerlache Strait, Gold Harbor, Grytviken, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain, Weddell Sea
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Icebergs and sunshine during Antarctic cruise
$10,810
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Emblematic Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Marvel at the dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Visit research and whaling stations
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
Join Le Soleal for a chance to sail through the Heart of the Antarctic Peninsula to an enchanting polar desert, a final frontier surrounded by a gigantic ice sheet. This 11-day voyage journeys to the heart of this remote land where penguins live in their thousands and humpback whales patrol the icy waters.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia, Weddell Sea
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Zodiac excursion in Paradise Bay
$18,850
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Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Spend the holidays in the Antarctic
  • Enjoy the region's diverse scenery
  • Behold magnificent wildlife
  • Explore with naturalist guides
Celebrate Christmas and the New Year aboard the luxurious Le Soleal on this 17-day expedition cruise to the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and into the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula. Marvel at the rugged landscapes, glistening glaciers, and iceberg-filled waters that play host to the region's abundant wildlife.
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Brown Bluff, Cooper Bay, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Gerlache Strait, Gold Harbor, Grytviken, Neko Harbor, New Island, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain, Saunders Island, Stromness, Weddell Sea
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