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Explore the remote Antarctic via zodiac as you sail on the MS Fram
$9,857
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Antarctic Circle Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Sail the Drake Passage
  • Enjoy Antarctica lectures onboard
  • Spot whales on Petermann Island
  • Visit Port Lockroy
  • Observe polar wildlife
Join this 15-day journey aboard the MS Fram, cross the Antarctic Circle at latitude 66° 33’ 39”, and set foot where few have gone before.
Activities: Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$7,258
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Antarctica and the South Atlantic Islands

20 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Explore Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Watch for polar wildlife
  • Visit Stanley, Falkland Islands
  • Enjoy fascinating lectures
  • Observe penguin colonies
  • Sail the Drake Passage
Join this 20-day adventure aboard the MS Fram exploring the South Atlantic Islands, including the Falklands, before heading on a tour of one of the most beautiful and untouched places on the planet - Antarctica.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Drake Passage, Montevideo, Port of Ushuaia
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Antarctica expedition
$10,231
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From Penguins to Patagonia

18 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • See Antarctica's Port Lockroy
  • Enjoy optional excursions
  • Watch for unique wildlife
  • Explore Torres Del Paine
  • Visit Puerto Edén
  • Sightsee in Valparaíso
Experience the wonders of Antarctica, combined with Chilean fjords and the natural beauty of Patagonia on this 18-day tour aboard the MS Fram.
Activities: Adventure Options, Hiking, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cape Horn, Port of Ushuaia, Puerto Montt, Puerto Natales, Santiago, Ushuaia, Valparaiso
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A penguin skims the surface of Antarctic waters
$8,970
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The Frozen Land of the Penguins

13 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Sail through the Drake Passage
  • See penguin colonies
  • Take optional excursions
  • Enjoy onboard lectures
Glide through the Antarctic waters in a kayak, put up a tent ashore, or find yourself in the midst of a 100,000 penguin rookery on this 13-day journey aboard the MS Fram that takes birdwatching to a whole new level.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia, Ushuaia
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Walk acoss the pristine Antarctic landscape
$11,797
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The Ultimate Antarctica Experience

19 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Enjoy an onboard lecture series
  • Watch for polar wildlife
  • Visit the Falkland Islands
  • See South Georgia's whaling history
  • Take optional excursions
Embark on an ambitious 19-day voyage aboard the MS Fram where an expert Expedition Team takes you hiking, kayaking, and climbing in the most remote continent of the world - Antarctica.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Drake Passage, Port of Ushuaia, South Orkney Islands, Ushuaia
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Penguins at Christmas
$12,985
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White Christmas in Antarctica

19 Day Itinerary aboard MS Fram
  • Visit Stanley and see rich wildlife
  • Celebrate a South Georgia Christmas
  • Explore the South Orkney Islands
  • Hike on an active volcano
  • Observe the Brown Bluff penguins
Celebrate Christmas among abandoned whaling stations and spend New Year's Eve hiking with penguins on this 19-day Antarctic expedition aboard the MS Fram.
Activities: Adventure Options, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Port of Ushuaia, South Orkney Islands, Ushuaia
Cruise Details
Passengers: 318
Ship Type: Expedition Cruise Ship

The MS Fram was built in 2007 with one mission in mind: to bring her guests closer to nature and wildlife, and to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences. The MS Fram offers numerous lounges in which to relax, a well-equipped gym, and several Jacuzzis on deck.

The MS Fram is designed for sailing in polar waters and holds the highest safety standards. Her sleek size is perfect for optimum nautical maneuverability and ultimate sailing. With space for only 276 passengers, the experience is intimate and guests are sure to get to know many of their fellow travelers.

Ship Description:
Year of construction: 2007
Ship yard: Fincantieri, Italy
Passenger capacity: 318
Beds: 276
Car capacity: 0
Gross tonnage: 11647
Length: 114
Beam: 20.2
Speed: 13
Cabin I MS Fram
I
113-140 square feet. Inside cabin: One bed, one sofa bed, TV, refrigerator, shower/wc
Cabin FJ MS Fram
FJ
172-226 square feet. Outside cabin: Double bed, seating area, TV, refrigerator, shower/wc, limited or no view. (FJ 503 with twin beds).
A comfortable twin cabin on the MS Fram
N
113-140 square feet. Outside cabin: One bed, one sofa bed, table, TV, refrigerator, shower/wc. (N-352 with upper/lower berths).
Cabin F MS Fram
F
183-248 square feet. Double bed, seating area, TV, refrigerator, kettle, shower/wc.
Cabin U MS Fram
U
118-252 square feet. Outside cabin: One bed, one sofa bed, table, TV, refrigerator, kettle, shower/wc. (U-526 with upper/lower berths).
Cabin M MS Fram
M
172-215 square feet. One room with seating area, TV, mini-bar, kettle, double bed, shower/wc.
Cabin MG MS Fram
MG
260-420 square feet. One room with private balcony, seating area, TV, mini-bar, kettle, double bed, shower/wc.
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The trip was terrific with great planning on your part. Most of the adventures were not mainstream and somewhat off the beaten path which made it especially enjoyable!! We felt taken care of and you all were readily available to respond to questions and issues. I would highly recommend your company and friends have already expressed interest based on our pictures and excitement.
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