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Antarctic Small Ship Expedition

10 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Nova Air Cruises
  • Sail along ice-filled fjords
  • Cross the infamous Drake Passage
  • Explore the Antarctic landscape
  • Search for penguins, seals & whales
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board Ocean Nova Air Cruises for a 10-day journey to the 7th Continent - Antarctica. Depart from Ushuaia, Argentina and cross the infamous Drake Passage. Enjoy onboard lectures and presentations and search for wildlife from the ship's bridge or outside decks. Zodiac to shore each day for the …
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A group of travellers sail around a penguin colony off the shores of Antarctica
$5,550
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Antarctic Peninsula - Whale Watching Voyage

10 Day Itinerary aboard MV Plancius
  • Sail across the Drake Passage
  • Set foot on the Antarctic Continent
  • Zodiac cruise by alpine peaks
  • Observe humpback and minke whales
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Scuba Diving, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore the Antarctic Peninsula and enjoy the most dramatic scenery and biggest variety of wildlife in Antarctica on this special 10-day cruise. In addition, this departure is specially timed to maximize the whale watching opportunity. Voyage polar waters in search of massive and elusive whales. …
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Kayaking in antarctica
$6,295
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour (QU)
  • View abundant wildlife by Zodiac
  • Explore bays & channels each day
  • Trek up snowy pathways for views
  • Watch glaciers calve into the ocean
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Expedition Cruises, Hiking, Kayaking, Skiing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the Ocean Endeavour in Ushuaia and begin your 11-day polar adventure! Begin by crossing the Drake Passage - the next time you see land you are in Antarctica. Enjoy zodiac excursions to explore bays, channels, and landing sites each day. Visit penguin rookeries and search for whales, seals, …
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Hiking to the summit.
$5,995
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Diamond
  • Experience abundant wildlife
  • Explore bays & channels each day
  • Watch glaciers calve into the ocean
  • Zodiac ashore each day to explore
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Expedition Cruises, Hiking, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the Ocean Diamond in Ushuaia and begin your 11-day polar adventure! Cross the Drake Passage - the next time you see land is in Antarctica. Enjoy zodiac excursions to explore bays, channels, and landing sites each day. Visit penguin rookeries and search for whales, seals, and arctic seabirds. …
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Cruising the chilly waters in the Zodiac
$7,395
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Trek up snowy pathways for views
  • Zodiac ashore each day to explore
  • Watch glacier calve into the ocean
  • Explore bays & channels each day
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer) in Ushuaia and begin your 11-day polar adventure! Begin to cross the Drake Passage -the next time you see land you are in Antarctica! Enjoy zodiac excursions to explore bays, channels, and landing sites each day. Visit penguin rookeries and search for …
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Curious penguins approach during an Antarctic shore excursion
$8,495
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Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition

14 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Diamond
  • Spot wildlife & take in the beauty
  • Watch penguins waddling ashore
  • Visit historic research stations
  • Learn about Antarctica's geology
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Not only does this expedition include the most in-depth exploration of the Antarctic Peninsula, it also offers the opportunity to venture further south across the Antarctic Circle. As you head towards a milestone few travelers reach, you feel you are in a world without borders, sailing through an …
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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
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This exciting expedition provides great diversity for those seeking a truly comprehensive Antarctic experience. It includes visits to the South Shetland Islands, the western and northern sections of the Antarctic Peninsula, the stunning Weddell Sea region, and the historic location of Elephant …
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A seal sits on snow.
$5,780
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Classic Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard MV Ushuaia
  • Sail the Drake Passage
  • Explore the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Navigate beautiful waterways
  • Visit an Antarctic station
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Arrive in Ushuaia and meet your vessel the MV Ushuaia for your 11-day polar adventure. Begin your crossing of the Drake Passage, named after Sir Frances Drake who sailed these waters in 1578. Be sure to keep your eyes open for wildlife such as sea birds, whales, and seals. Icebergs and snow-capped …
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Sea Explorer Air Cruises
$4,995
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Antarctica Express Air Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Hebridean Sky Air Cruises
  • Step foot on famous Cape Horn
  • Sail through ice-filled bays
  • Zodiac cruise in search of wildlife
  • Visit King George Island
Activities: Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Leaving Ushuaia, this 6-day adventure brings you through the Beagle Channel and to legendary Cape Horn. Cross the mythical waters of the Drake Passage and experience a day in one of the most spectacular places on earth - Antarctica!Sail in ice-filled bays while enjoying the company of sea birds, …
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$4,695
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Antarctica Express Air Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Nova Air Cruises
  • Visit the legendary Cape Horn
  • Attend presentations and lectures
  • Sail through ice-filled bays
  • Explore Antarctic bases & stations
Activities: Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
For those short on time this Antarctic Express Air Cruise optimizes your time so you can see and experience it all! Embark the Ocean Nova in Ushuaia and set sail for Cape Horn. Depending on the weather, be one of the few to step foot on this rarely-visited island! Begin crossing the Drake Passage …
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Beachside sunset
$16,595
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Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica via Ushuaia

20 Day Itinerary aboard Hebridean Sky
  • Explore Stanley, East Falkland
  • Cruise scenic bays and channels
  • See Grytviken Whaling Station
  • View bird colonies and seal wallows
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This 20-day polar voyage aboard the Hebridean Sky features the unspoiled scenery, exhilarating wildlife, and rich history of the Antarctic Peninsula, as well as the crown jewels of the Southern Ocean: South Georgia and the Falkland Islands.
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Pair of King penguins on an Antarctica cruise
$11,995
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Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings

20 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour (QU)
  • Explore the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Discover South Georgia´s wildlife
  • Visit Port Stanley´s post office
  • Stop at Sir Shackleton´s grave
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Skiing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join this 20-day expedition on the Ocean Endeavour to the charming and remote Falkland Islands, the wildlife wonderland of South Georgia, and the majestic Antarctica Peninsula. Enjoy unforgettable encounters with untamed wildlife, step back in time at historically signigficant sites as the British …
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Two of Antarctica's locals
$11,795
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Antarctic Explorer

10 Day Itinerary aboard Island Sky (ZE)
  • Sail through icebergs and glaciers
  • Cross the Drake Passage
  • Zodiac cruise to local bays
  • Meet penguins, whales, and seals
Activities: Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Meet curious penguins, majestic whales, and southern seal species on this 10-day polar expedition to the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula. Explore the most remote, unspoiled, and wildest continent in the world aboard the Island Sky, an elegant small expedition vessel. Watch water …
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Travel to Antarctica's icebergs
$5,595
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

10 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour (QU)
  • Embark on daily Zodiac excursions
  • Admire a chinstrap penguin colony
  • Observe Antarctica´s wildlife
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Hiking, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Arrive in Buenos Aires, the tango capital of the world, and board the Ocean Endeavour (QU) for a 10-day antarctic expedition. Cross the Drake Passage and prepare yourself to admire glistening icebergs and the looming peninsula. As you reach the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula …
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A huge colony of king penguins.
$6,595
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Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent

10 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer)
  • Discover Antarctica´s vast wildlife
  • Cross the dynamic Drake Passage
  • Zodiac cruise through the Peninsula
  • Enjoy polar hiking and swimming
Activities: Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover this perfect trip for first-time visitors to Antarctica aboard the Ocean Adventurer (Sea Adventurer). On this 10-day unique and exciting cruise to the 7th continent, explore the highlights of the Antarctic Peninsula, zodiac cruise across sea ice that crackles like shattered glass, and sail …
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Black Browed Albatross
$13,995
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Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica via Puerto Madryn

21 Day Itinerary aboard Hebridean Sky
  • Explore Puerto Madryn
  • View a vast array of wildlife
  • Set foot on Stanley, East Falkland
  • See mountains, glaciers, & icebergs
Activities: Adventure Options, Expedition Cruises, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This 21-day polar voyage features the unspoiled scenery, exhilarating wildlife, and rich history of the Antarctic Peninsula, as well as the crown jewels of the Southern Ocean: South Georgia, the Falkland Islands, and the Southern Atlantic Islands.
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Emperor penguins and chicks
$15,295
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Epic Antarctica

22 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Ioffe
  • Meet penguins on King George Island
  • Sail south of the Antarctic Circle
  • Hike around Neko Harbour
  • Navigate through tabular icebergs
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Over this 22-day Antarctica expedition visitwildlife colonies,historic sites, science basesandspend plenty oftime ashoreenjoyingextended walks, manyupto stunning viewpoints. Cruiseamong the icefloes in inflatable Zodiac boats, searching forwhales and seals, oradmiring andphotographing the deep blue …
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Crabeater seal
$15,295
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Epic Antarctica: Combination Voyage

22 Day Itinerary aboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov
  • Zodiac cruise among ice floes
  • Encounter three species of penguins
  • Sail south of the Antarctic Circle
  • Kayak in sea ice waterways
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Fly Cruise, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This Epic Antarctica 22-day cruise aboard the Akademik Sergey Vavilov provides you with more than thirty off-ship excursions. Sail south surrounded by the incredible peaks of the Antarctic Continent, visit wildlife colonies, historic sites, and science bases, and search for whales and seals as you …
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