“Extraordinarily unspoilt & truly unforgettable” – Antarctica
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How long have you got for the trip? The fly cruise option offers a 6 day express trip, the 8 day Classic the 10 day Polar circle. Do you want to sail through Drake’s Passage? Seasickness may mean you want to avoid this – take the fly cruise product. We will help to determine the best ship for you.
Antarctica infamously has 6 months of darkness (winter) & 6 months of daylight (summer) with the lowest recorded temperature on earth -89.2˚C. The only time to visit is from November to February which are the summer months and the temperatures are a pleasant 0˚C to 5˚C. In the wind, for the zodiac cruises & transfers, it can feel colder due …
There are only 2 options – By FLIGHT a 2 hour flight from Southern Chile to King George Island to then join the ship for the cruise for 6 days, returning to Chile by plane again. Or by SAILING with the ship from Ushuaia in Argentina to & from Antarctica – This takes 2 days sailing each way & means …
There are not many animals that can withstand the harsh weather of Antarctica. As a result, there are no land based mammals in Antarctica. You can expect to see a variety of whales that reside in the oceans surrounding Antarctica, species include Killer whales, humpback whales, Minke Whales, Orca’s, Fin Whales & sperm whales. The most famous wildlife species in …
Over 98% of Antarctica is covered in ice. This ice at it thickest reaches 5km in depth & comprises almost 70% of the earths fresh water. The glaciers are giant rivers of ice that flow slowly towards the sea. Once the blocks of ice tumble into the sea, spectacular ice bergs form which provide photographers with exceptional opportunities to catch …