Antarctic Circle Expedition

Price from $15,923

Departure Dates
17 days

Experience remote areas of Antarctica in late summer

  • 18-day Antarctic Circle expedition starting in Buenos Aires before we sail from Ushuaia to Antarctica, to see spectacular wildlife like whales, sea lions and penguins.

  • Join breathtaking landings, expedition boat cruising and unforgettable hikes. We'll attempt to sail south of the Antarctic Circle and visit rarely-seen Marguerite Bay.

  • An optional Pre-Program takes you from Buenos Aires to wild Patagonia or join a Post-Program to the unforgettable Iguazu Falls.

Sail beyond 66°33' South

After a night in Buenos Aires, we fly to Ushuaia to board hybrid-powered MS Fridtjof Nansen and cruise south of the Antarctic Circle. Along the way, you'll encounter awe-inspiring icebergs, majestic sunsets, unique wildlife and elemental wilderness on an expedition of a lifetime.

The spirit of exploration

Nature sets our itinerary. The late summer season is the best time for whale-watching and to see young penguins growing their plumage. We’ll bring you ashore in Antarctica and take you out expedition boat cruising or kayaking every chance we get.

What's Included


  • 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 the airport before the expedition cruise
  • Transfers between the Ushuaia airport and the ship, including a brief tour of the town

Route overview

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

Dazzling Buenos Aires

Day 1

Early flight to Ushuaia

Day 2

Drake Passage Crossing

Day 3–4

Antarctica: another world

Day 5–15

Sailing towards Ushuaia

Day 16–17

Onwards to Buenos Aires

Day 18

Ships on this expedition

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

Included Programmes

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