Highlights of Antarctica

Price from
£5,682

Departure Dates
18 departures between Mar 2023 and Mar 2025

Cruise Overview

Looking for a concentrated expedition cruise that’s all about the frozen continent? This is it. Together with us, you’ll explore the Antarctic Peninsula on an adventure like no other

Experience a concentrated expedition cruise that’s all about the frozen continent.

Discover Antarctica's wildlife as we spot seals, penguin colonies and spot whales against backdrops of staggering natural beauty.

Join the Expedition Team as they deliver lectures and accompany landings, sharing their knowledge on glaciology, wildlife, climate change and polar exploration.

12-day expedition cruise to Antarctica during its summer months, starting and ending in Buenos Aires 

Breathtaking icescapes 

Marvel at colossal glaciers and icebergs on this incredible Antarctica expedition cruise. Experience nature's majesty as we navigate ever-changing icescapes on our hybrid-powered ship. Your Expedition Team will bring you close to your stunning surroundings on ice-cruising and landing activities. 

Antarctic wildlife 

It's a busy time for the wildlife of Antarctica between November and March. In October and November, penguins court and nest, while December and January are when penguins hatch. February and March offer peak whale watching opportunities.

Itinerary

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

The beat of Buenos Aires 

Day 1

Early start in Ushuaia 

Day 2

Get set for Antarctica 

Day 3-4

Antarctica: another world 

Day 5-9

Returning to warmer waters 

Day 10-11

Ushuaia and Buenos Aires 

Day 12

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 11-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 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