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Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise

Starting at:
Per Person
$ 9,995
Up to 15% savings
Length
8 Days
Embark
Punta Arenas
Disembark
Punta Arenas
Starting at:
Per Person
$ 9,995
Up to 15% savings

Highlights

Once arriving by flight to Antarctica, you will sail between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Enjoy seeing ice-filled fjords and spectacular icebergs, while spotting penguins, seals, and whales that call the White Continent home.

Ships

Magellan Explorer Cruise

Magellan Explorer

Pioneering air-cruise expedition ship providing a luxurious, stylish base for Antarctic adventures.

Ocean Nova

Intimate air-cruise expedition ship with a high ice class rating for exploration of Antarctica.

Standard Activities

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Lectures
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Itinerary Day to Day

Day 1

Start of the Air-Cruise

Arrive in Punta Arenas, Chile, before 2 PM, where you are welcomed by the staff and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, you are welcomed at Explorers House to attend a mandatory briefing that provides important information about your air-cruise and reviews the essential guidelines for Antarctic visitors. Later, gather for a welcome dinner and meet your fellow adventurers while enjoying a typical regional menu.

Punta Arenas
Embarkation Point
Day 2

Scheduled Flight to Antarctica

Days 3-6

Exploring Antarctica Cruise

Day 7

Scheduled Return Flight from Antarctica

Day 8

End of Air-Cruise 

Route Map

There are 8 main destinations visited
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March 1 - Mar 8, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 15,295 - $ 25,995
December 2 - Dec 9, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 9,995 - $ 16,295
Up to 14% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
December 11 - Dec 18, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 15,995 - $ 26,995
December 12 - Dec 19, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 9,995 - $ 16,295
Up to 14% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
December 16 - Dec 23, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 15,995 - $ 26,995
December 17 - Dec 24, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 9,995 - $ 16,295
Up to 14% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
December 21 - Dec 28, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 18,795 - $ 29,995
December 22 - Dec 29, 2024
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 14,295 - $ 20,495
Up to 10% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
December 26 - Jan 2, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 18,795 - $ 29,995
December 27 - Jan 3, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
December 31 - Jan 7, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 18,795 - $ 29,995
January 14 - Jan 21, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
January 17 - Jan 24, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
January 19 - Jan 26, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
January 22 - Jan 29, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
January 27 - Feb 3, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
February 1 - Feb 8, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
February 5 - Feb 12, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
February 6 - Feb 13, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 11,595 - $ 19,995
Up to 15% savings
February 10 - Feb 17, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
February 11 - Feb 18, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 12,095 - $ 20,495
Up to 12% savings
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25
February 15 - Feb 22, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
February 20 - Feb 27, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 17,995 - $ 28,995
February 25 - Mar 4, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 15,995 - $ 26,995
March 2 - Mar 9, 2025
Punta Arenas, Chile
$ 15,995 - $ 26,995

Deals

Explore 1 deal on select dates
Islands in the South Islands area
$1,500 Travel Credit 2024-25

This offer saves guests $1,500 USD per person on selected Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise expeditions aboard Ocean Nova and Magellan Explorer.

Enjoy a small-ship adventure with access to world-class guides, exotic wildlife, and all the beauty of Antarctica.

Offer available until March 29, 2024. Promotio...

Expires March 29, 2024
30 Days Remaining

Extra Activities

Explore these 2 add on activities
From $ 895 Per Person

Kayaking

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From $ 85 Per Person

Hiking

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What's Included

  • Exclusive group transfers airport/ hotel on Day 1.
  • One overnight with breakfast in Punta Arenas at the Cabo de Hornos Hotel or similar, with a welcome dinner including drinks on Day 1.
  • One overnight with breakfast in Punta Arenas at the Cabo de Hornos Hotel or similar on the day of the scheduled return flight from Antarctica.
  • Enjoy special access to Explorers House.
  • Exclusive group transfers airport/ hotel on the day of the scheduled return flight from Antarctica, and group transfers hotel/airport on the last day of the air-cruise.
  • Flight from Punta Arenas to Frei Station on King George Island and vice versa
  • Daily buffet breakfast and lunch on board the ship offering a wide choice of dishes.
  • Dinner served daily on board the ship offering a choice between one of three main courses.
  • Wine, beer, juice, and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board.
  • Coffee, tea, chocolate, cappuccino, water, and snacks on board the ship throughout the expedition.
  • All guided shore excursions.
  • Lectures and entertainment on board.
  • Comprehensive pre- and post-voyage information material.
  • Loan of waterproof boots for landing in Antarctica.
  • IAATO passenger fee.

What's Excluded

  • Accommodation, meals, excursions, and transfers other than those included in the itinerary.
  • Meals in Punta Arenas are at your leisure and not included in the program).
  • Beverages purchased at the ship’s bar.
  • Internet connection on board the ship.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Extra expenses (communication, laundry, souvenirs, etc.).
  • Gratuities.
  • Visas for Chile and/or Argentina, passport expenses, and any arrival and/or departure tax, if applicable.