Antarctica & Falklands Expedition

Price from
$12,735

Departure Dates
10 departures between Mar 2023 and Dec 2024
Duration
16 days

Cruise Overview

Nature reigns in the Antarctic summer

Explore Antarctica during its summer, touring icebergs and visiting penguin colonies ashore. You’ll also go to the Falkland Islands, visit its capital Stanley and see penguins and seals.

16-day expedition cruise from Ushuaia to Antarctica and the Falkland Islands, beginning and ending in Buenos Aires 

The frozen continent 

Sail iceberg-filled waters as we journey from Ushuaia to Antarctica and the Falkland Islands. Spot penguins, seals and whales along the way. As always, nature is in charge. We’ll monitor conditions to give you the best adventure possible, including kayaking, ice-cruising, hiking and more. 

The remote Falkland Islands 

Explore the rolling green hills and white sands of the picturesque Falklands archipelago. A warm welcome awaits you in the capital Stanley. You’ll also visit the albatross, penguin and seal colonies that thrive on these remote shores.

Expedition Team in Antarctica

Your onboard guides are local experts in areas of interest specific to Antarctica

Itinerary

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

City of many passions

Day 1

Setting sail from Ushuaia

Day 2

Get set for Antarctica

Day 3-4

Antarctica: another world

Day 5-9

The Drake Passage

Day 10-11

Wildlife of the Falklands

Day 12-14

Out last day at sea

Day 15

Ushuaia and Buenos Aires

Day 16

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 15-day expedition cruise.

Flights

  • Flights in economy class between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia 

Hotel

  • Overnight in Buenos Aires before the expedition cruise, including breakfast 

Transfers

  • Transfer from the hotel to the airport in in Buenos Aires before the expedition cruise 
  • Transfers between the Ushuaia airport and the ship, including a brief tour of the town 

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board† 
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, small library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, infinity pool, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms, and running track 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you 

Notes

  • All planned activities are subject to weather and ice conditions 
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements
  • No gratuities expected 

What's not included

  • International flights 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Luggage handling 

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners 

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team 

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

MS Roald Amundsen

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition