Highlights of Antarctica

with post-programme Iguazu Falls

Departure date
18 days

Cruise Overview

Experience the icescapes and wildlife of Antarctica in summer

  • 18-day expedition cruise to Antarctica, starting in vibrant Buenos Aires, and setting sail from Ushuaia, one of the world's southernmost cities.

  • Discover the wildlife of Antarctic. Observe baby penguins and look out for whales while ice-cruising, or on landings with the Expedition Team.

  • Enjoy a tour to the spectacular Iguazu Falls – and experience its crashing cascades from both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides.

Get up close in Antarctica

Visit Antarctica in the summer, when baby penguins appear and whale-watching opportunities peak. Learn about the history, wildlife and science of this frozen continent with your Expedition Team. Join included and optional activities like ice-cruising, landings and kayaking, where you'll experience unforgettable scenery up close.

Magnificent Iguazu Falls

Discover Buenos Aires, and visit Iguazu Fall's impressive cascades and viewpoints. You'll have the chance to see them first from the Brazilian side, then on the Argentinian side.


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

Getting started!

Day 1

Overnight in Buenos Aires

Day 2

Early start in Ushuaia

Day 3

Get set for Antarctica

Day 4-5


Day 6-10

Back through Drake Passage

Day 11-12

Post Programme: Iguazu

Day 13

Iguazu Falls: Brazil

Day 14

Iguazu Falls: Argentina

Day 15

Transfer to Buenos Aires

Day 16

Homeward Bound

Day 17

Arrive back to London

Day 18

What's included


  • Return flights in economy class between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia


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


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

Expedition Cruise

  • Expedition cruise in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in restaurants Aune and Fredheim
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with limited connection. Streaming is not supported.
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle to use at water refill stations on board
  • English-speaking Expedition Teamwho organise and accompany activities on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities

Onboard Activities

  • Experts on the Expedition Team deliver in-depth lectures on a variety of topics
  • Use of the ship’s Science Center which has an extensive library and advanced biological and geological microscopes
  • Citizen Science programme allows guests to assist with live scientific research
  • Professional onboard photographer gives top tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • Use of the ship’s hot tubs, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms and outdoor running track
  • Informal gatherings with the crew such as daily recaps and preparation for the day to come

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats while in Antarctica
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition Photographers help with your camera settings before landings

Included in your post-programme

  • One night in Buenos Aires including breakfast
  • Two nights in Iguazu including breakfast & dinner
  • Transfers and excursions as per itinerary
  • English-speaking local guide during transfers and excursions
  • Return economy class flights between Buenos Aires and Iguazu, including current taxes and charges. 

Included in your arrival and departure package

  • Return flights in economy class between London Heathrow and Buenos Aires (UK regional airports available for a supplement) incl. current taxes and surcharges
  • Airport transfers in Buenos Aires
  • One night in Buenos Aires including breakfast

What's not included

  • 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

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