Australian Geographic and Hurtigruten Expeditions: Antarctica & Falklands Expedition

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Departure date
November 21, 2022
16 days

A once-in-a-lifetime Antarctic summer cruise

  • 16-day expedition cruise from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia, Antarctica and the Falkland Islands, hosted by Australian Geographic.

  • Explore the wilderness and varied penguin species of Antarctica before sailing to the Falkland Islands' sandy beaches and charming capital.

  • Enjoy long days and mild summer conditions as your Expedition Team use small boats and landings to get you up close to Antarctica's unspoilt beauty.

With Australian Geographic

Hosted by David Haslingden, the owner of Australian Geographic, this special cruise to Antarctica starts in lively Buenos Aires. Then its onto Ushuaia to join your hybrid-powered expedition ship, MS Roald Amundsen.

The frozen continent 

Experience five incredible days of Antarctic icescapes in the summer as penguins court and build their nests. Join the Expedition Team on landings and ice-cruising, with options to camp, hike and kayak. Next, you'll visit the green hills and white sand beaches of the Falkland Islands, where you can visit penguin and seal colonies.

What's Included



Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

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

Two people dancing tango on the streets of Buenos Aires

Day 1

The beat of Buenos Aires

Day 2

Early start in Ushuaia

Day 3-4

Get set for Antarctica

Day 5-9

Antarctica: another world

Day 10-11

The Drake Passage

Day 12-14

Wildlife of the Falklands

Day 15

Our last day at sea

Day 16

Ushuaia and Buenos Aires

Ships on this expedition

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

Included Activities

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

Photo Credit: David Katz

Landing sites in Antarctica

An endless white wilderness, Antarctica is nature at its most sublime and haunting.

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

Young Explorers Programme

Welcome all young explorers

Expedition Team in Antarctica

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


Australian Geographic and Hurtigruten Expeditions: Antarctica & Falklands Expedition