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Rockhopper penguins hanging out on the rocky coast.
$14,300
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South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey

18 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • Experience peak breeding cycles
  • Zodiac the South Shetland Islands
  • Enjoy continental landings
  • Kayak South Georgia's coastline
  • Cross the Scotia Sea
Enjoy an 18-day Antarctic journey aboard the Polar Pioneer experiencing the peak of wildlife breeding cycles. Visit South Georgia, home to millions of fur seals and penguins, wallows of elephant seals, and nesting albatross. Sail south along the Antarctic Peninsula and set foot on the White Continent.
Activities: Adventure Options, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Chile, Falkland Islands, Patagonia, South America, South Georgia, Drake Passage, Elephant Island, Port of Ushuaia, Punta Arenas, Stanley
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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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$11,495
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Antarctica - 'Deep South' Extended Circle Voyage

12 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Meet Antarctica's wildlife
  • Hike and explore Winter Island
  • Visit an Adelie penguin rookery
  • Sail south of the Antarctic Circle
Cross 66° 33' S latitude, which officially marks the position of the Antarctic Circle on the global map, on this 12-day 'Deep South' expedition. Board the Akademik Sergey Vavilov for a complete exploration of the Antarctic Peninsula's glaciated coastline, visiting scientific stations, historic sites, and the most spectacular natural locations.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Polar Circle, Drake Passage, King George Island, Petermann Island, Pleneau Bay, Port of Ushuaia, Punta Arenas
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Icebergs reflected in Antarctica's Paradise Bay
$10,095
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Christmas in Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Explore the Gerlache coastline
  • Zodiac cruise among icebergs
  • Camp on Antarctica's coastline
  • Visit volcanic Deception Island
This 11-day Christmas voyage aboard the Akademik Sergey Vavilov is the perfect way to spend the holiday season. Enjoy Zodiac cruising expeditions through towering icebergs, camping and sea kayaking opportunities, amazing wildlife encounters, and visits to historic huts and science bases.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cuverville Island, Deception Island Antarctica, Elephant Island, Half Moon Island, King George Island, Lemaire Channel, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Petermann Island, Punta Arenas, Stanley, Wilhelmina Bay Antarctica
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Mist from volcanic caldera
$9,695
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Antarctic Peninsula Explorer

11 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Kayak in deep bays and coves
  • Encounter seals and whales
  • Zodiac cruise among the ice
  • Camp on a stretch of coastline
Discover the pristine and wildlife-rich Antarctic on this 11-day small ship cruise on the Akademik Sergey Vavilov. In early December the snow and ice are in their most natural conditions, penguin rookeries are busy with parents guarding precious eggs, and as the ice starts to break up, potential landing locations open for you to explore.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Gerlache Strait, Half Moon Island, King George Island, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Port of Ushuaia, Punta Arenas, South Shetland Islands, Wilhelmina Bay Antarctica
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Mirrored reflection on our kayak excursion
$9,500
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Antarctic Explorer - Fly/Sail

11 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • Meet penguin colonies in Brow Bluff
  • Zodiac through straits and icebergs
  • Explore Fildes Bay & Trinity Church
  • Witness the endless midnight sun
Experience an 11-day polar expedition to the Antarctic Peninsula and King George Islands, visiting historic research huts and working scientific stations. Enjoy daily shore visits and Zodiac cruises surrounded by massive icebergs, ancient glaciers, pristine beauty, and vast landscapes.
Activities: Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Brown Bluff, Drake Passage, Half Moon Island, King George Island, Lemaire Channel, Puerto Williams, Punta Arenas
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Penguins at Christmas
$8,795
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Christmas in Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Sail south joined by petrels
  • Discover the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Watch feeding whales
  • Zodiac cruise among the icy waters
This popular 11-night Christmas expedition features many of the well-known landing sites such as Neko, Paradise, and Orne Harbours, Cuverville Island, and the Errera Channel. A final highlight is a visit to the beautiful South Shetland Islands where you can explore Deception Island and nearby locations such as Half Moon Island or Hannah Point.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctica Peninsula, Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands
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Unforgettable wildlife encounters
$8,725
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New Year in Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Polar Pioneer
  • Enjoy a New Year's Eve polar party
  • Fly the Drake Passage
  • Explore Antarctica's highlights
  • Zodiac amongst glaciers & icebergs
  • Kayak along wildlife-rich bays
Excitement is in the air as you spend 11 days cruising aboard the Polar Pioneer and exploring the Antarctic Peninsula. Celebrate New Year's Eve on the 7th continent surrounded by icebergs, glaciers, penguins, elephant seals, and whales!
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Chile, Patagonia, South America, Drake Passage, King George Island, Port of Ushuaia, Punta Arenas
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Iceberg Flow during Trip to the Antarctic Peninsula
$17,280
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The Great Austral Loop

17 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, Pleneau Bay, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain, Saunders Island, Wilhelmina Bay Antarctica
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Penguin photo opp in Antarctica
$15,295
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Christmas in Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands

17 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Enjoy a full range of shore visits
  • Zodiac cruise among the ice
  • Visit penguin rookeries
  • Explore South Georgia's coastline
Celebrate Christmas by discovering one of the world's most pristine locations. This 17-day memorable voyage explores the glaciated coastline of the Antarctic Peninsula, South Georgia's remote southeastern tip and northern coastline, and the wildlife-rich Falkland Islands.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Bleaker Island, Cuverville Island, Deception Island Antarctica, Elephant Island, Gerlache Strait, Gold Harbor, Grytviken, King George Island, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Petermann Island, Pleneau Bay, Punta Arenas, Salisbury Plain, Sea Lion Island, Stanley, Wilhelmina Bay Antarctica
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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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Sea and sand
$14,495
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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

8 Day Itinerary aboard Island Sky
  • Explore Antarctica's wildlife
  • Fly over the Drake Passage
  • Look for Neko Harbor's icebergs
  • Zodiac cruise around Pleneau Island
Fly over the Drake Passage and experience the fastest and most direct way to Antarctica in this 8-day cruise to the 7th continent. Set sail for the Antarctic Peninsula and keep your camera ready as you cruise in a Zodiac in search of whales, seabirds, penguins, and icebergs.
Activities: Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: King George Island, Neko Harbor, Pleneau Bay, Punta Arenas, Santiago, South Shetland Islands
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Antarctic Sunrise
$8,995
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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Adventurer
  • Fly over the Drake Passage
  • Explore Antarctica´s wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise around Pleneau Island
  • View Neko Harbor´s icebergs
Explore King George Island and the Antarctic Peninsula, skipping the Drake Passage on this 8-day polar experience. Zodiac cruise in search of whales, seabirds, and astounding icebergs, and enjoy daily landing excursions in the Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands.
Activities: Adventure Options, Fly Cruise, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: King George Island, Petermann Island, Pleneau Bay, Punta Arenas, South Shetland Islands
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South Georgia landscape.
$10,995
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Antarctica, Falkland Islands, & South Georgia: Ushuaia Roundtrip

21 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
  • Observe seabirds & marine mammals
  • Explore South Georgia Island
  • Tour the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Paddle through tranquil waters
Join the Sea Spirit for an extended Antarctic cruise that includes the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. This voyage gives you an opportunity to explore the untold beauty of one of the most remote parts of the world. Spend 20 days exploring the rare beauty of the Antarctic Peninsula and historic sites, research stations, and incredible wildlife.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Argentina, Falkland Islands, Patagonia, South America, South Georgia, Beagle Channel, Drake Passage, Gerlache Strait, Port of Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands, Stanley
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An old ship rusts in a Falkland Islands harbor
$10,995
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Antarctica, Falkland Islands, & South Georgia: Ushuaia to Montevideo

21 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Spirit (PO)
Join the Sea Spirit for an extended Antarctic cruise that includes the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. Besides the ethereal icescapes and abundant wildlife of the Antarctic Peninsula, you have a chance to visit with the "Kings of the Antarctic" - the rare and most beautiful king penguins of South Georgia. Abandoned whaling stations in …
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Argentina, Falkland Islands, Patagonia, South America, South Georgia, Uruguay, Beagle Channel, Drake Passage, Gerlache Strait, Montevideo, Port of Ushuaia, Scotia Sea, South Shetland Islands
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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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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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