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Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands Islands

Follow in the wake of legendary explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton on this voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands.
Starting at:
Per Person
$ 11,267
Up to 30% savings
Length
19 Days
Embark
Ushuaia
Disembark
Ushuaia
Starting at:
Per Person
$ 11,267
Up to 30% savings

Highlights

  • Witness the best of Antarctica's wildlife and natural wonders; feathered friends, jaw-dropping scenery, and pristine landscapes guaranteed.
  • Immerse yourself in the wildlife spectacle of South Georgia, where thousands of King Penguins, elephant seals, and Antarctic fur seals await.
  • Discover a blend of British culture and untamed wilderness in the Falklands, where penguins roam alongside sheep on former battlefields.

Embark on a legendary 19-day voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia, and the Falkland Islands, following in the wake of explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton. Join us aboard a purpose-built expedition vessel as we sail from Ushuaia to experience the majesty and wonder of Earth’s last frontier up close and personal with the help of a fleet of Zodiac landing craft and a team of experienced expert expedition guides.

Cross the Drake Passage and explore the Antarctic Peninsula’s stunning landscapes, glittering ice cliffs, and abundant wildlife. Trace Shackleton’s route to wildlife-rich South Georgia, where penguins, seals, and albatrosses create a mesmerizing spectacle. Continue to the Falkland Islands, a blend of British culture and untamed wilderness. Witness penguins alongside sheep on former battlefields. This extraordinary journey combines expert guidance, breathtaking scenery, and unforgettable wildlife encounters. Follow in Shackleton’s footsteps and make lasting memories in these captivating destinations.

Ships

Ocean Victory

Environmentally-friendly expedition ship combining luxury, adventure and responsible tourism.

Standard Activities

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Lectures
Bird Watching
Bird Watching
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Photography Workshops

Itinerary Day to Day

Day 1

Arrival and Embarkation in Ushuaia

Arrive and embark in Ushuaia, Argentina – the world’s southernmost town. Explore the quaint city or local countryside. Alternatively, consider a day trip off the beaten path to the raw, natural archipelago of Tierra del Fuego. It’s a hiker’s paradise with rugged snow-capped mountains, glaciers, flower-filled meadows and boggy quagmires. In the afternoon, we board our ship.

Our journey begins as we navigate through the calms of Beagle Channel, a strait in the Tierra del Fuego Archipelago.

Ushuaia
Embarkation Point
Tierra del Fuego
Beagle Channel
Days 2-3

Drake Passage and King George Island

Days 4-7

Antarctic Sound and Weddell Sea

Days 8-13

Drake Passage and South Georgia

Days 14-15

South Atlantic, approaching Fakland Islands

Days 16-17

Port Stanley and Falkland Islands

Days 18-19

At Sea toward South America. Ushuaia, disembarkation

Route Map

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March 6 - Mar 24, 2025
Ushuaia, Argentina
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Extra Activities

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Kayaking

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Snowshoeing

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What's Included

  • 19-day cruise with accommodation in a shared double stateroom featuring en suite facilities
  • Shuttle transfers to ship from city centre/from the ship to city centre or airport (Ushuaia)
  • All Zodiac landings and excursions as per itinerary
  • Expedition parka
  • Rubberboots provided for entire voyage
  • Guiding and lectures by our experienced expedition leader and team
  • English-speaking expedition team
  • Free photo workshop from experienced photographer onboard
  • Full board on the ship - breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks
  • Free tea and coffee 24 hours daily
  • Welcome and farewell drinks
  • Online visual journal access after your voyage with photos, species list, log and more!
  • Taxes and port fees

What's Excluded

  • Extra excursions and activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Single room supplement and stateroom upgrades
  • Meals not on board the ship
  • Beverages (other than coffee and tea)
  • Tips for the crew (we recommend USD 14 per person per day)
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned under ’Inclusions’