Active Antarctica Adventure Cruise

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Typical Duration

All the wildlife and snowcapes, with added activites and a night under the stars. Experience Antarctica more profoundly on this small-ship expedition cruise.

  • 11-night active cruise
  • Specialist polar ship
  • Penguins galore
  • Sea kayaking
  • Snowshoeing
  • Sleep under the stars
  • Photo workshops
  • Special offers for 2023-24
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What's Included

Key Inclusions

5 nights hotel

12 nights Antarctica cruise

All breakfasts

12 x lunches

12 x dinners

Private airport transfers

Guided Activities

Half-day city tour

Half-day hike

Full-day activities on board

5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Holiday Guide with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Exclusive departure date

Please note: International travel not included.

Day by day itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Buenos Aires

You begin in Buenos Aires, a city steeped in rich stories and timeless romance. Settle into your boutique hotel in trendy Palermo and head out to stroll in this leafy and quiet barrio.

Day 2

Discover Buenos Aires on and off the beaten path

Day 3

Travel to the end of South America

Day 4

Set sail along the Beagle channel

Day 5

Cross the Drake passage

Day 6

Arrive to the South Shetland Islands

Day 7

Enjoy your first zodiac boat ride

Day 8

Get closer to wildlife

Day 9

Spend a night under the Austral stars

Day 10

Snowshoe up to a high ridge


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