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Classic Antarctica Fly&Cruise

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8 days | Antarctica | Expedition Cruise

Special offer: save from US$1500 to US$3000 per person on your 2021-2022 season booking made by April 30, 2021! Please enquire for more details.
 
This expedition offers the quintessential Antarctic experience.

Towering glaciers, amazing wildlife encounters, snow-covered landscapes, massive icebergs and the option to choose your favourite activities every day make this voyage the perfect introduction to the white continent.

In the waters of the Antarctic Peninsula, we spend our days off the ship exploring by Zodiac, making shore landings in the company of our expert guides. By breaking into small special interest groups, we discover Antarctica and its remarkable wildlife through photography, Zodiac excursions, hiking onshore, and for the more adventurous, sea kayaking. Visits to historic huts and working research bases add another dimension to the voyage.

This classic expedition features many of the well-known landing sites such as the South Shetland Islands, the Antarctic Sound, the Gerlache Strait, and the Penola Strait.
 
Please note: various dates are available and these are not exclusive Worldwide Quest voyages. Quest participants will be part of the group aboard.
 

 
Dates available aboard Magellan Explorer:
 
December 1 - 8, 2021
December 6 - 13, 2021
December 11 - 18, 2021
December 16 - 23, 2021 
December 21 - 28, 2021
December  26 - January 2, 2021/22
January 14 - 21, 2022
January 19 - 26, 2022
January 31 - February 7, 2022
February 5 - 12, 2022
February 10 - 17, 2022
February 15 - 22, 2022
February 20 - 27, 2022
 
Dates available aboard Ocean Nova:
 
December 2 - 9, 2021
December 7 - 14, 2021
December 12 - 19, 2021
December 22 - 29, 2021
December 27 - January 3, 2021/22
January 17 - 24, 2022
January 22 - 29, 2022
January 27 - February 3, 2022
February 1 - 8, 2022
February 6 - 13, 2022
February 11 -18, 2022
 
Dates available aboard Hebridean Sky:
 
December 18 - 25, 2021
December 23 - 20, 2021
December 28 - January 4, 2021/22
January 2 - 9, 2022
January 16 - 23, 2022
January 21 - 28, 2022
January 26 - February 2, 2022
January 31 - February 7, 2022
 
 
Expedition Cruise
Tour Cost (per person):
US$11,495 - US$27,995 (depending on vessel, cabin)
Group Size:
67 - 75 passenger vessel

What’s included: Airport group transfers; internal flights; accommodation in selected cabin based on double occupancy; daily buffet breakfast and lunch; daily served dinner; wine, beer, juice, and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board; all guided shore excursions; lectures and entertainment on board; use of waterproof boots for landing in Antarctica.

Itinerary at a Glance

DayActivity
1Meet in Punta Arenas, Chile, welcome dinner
2Fly to King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands
3-6Cruise and explore between the South Shetland Islands at the western coast of the Antarctica Peninsula
7Return to King George Island, fly back to Punta Arenas
8Flights home
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Ship Information

Sail on the brand-new M/V Magellan Explorer, a custom-built ship designed for maximum comfort while maintaining an expeditionary feel. For air-cruises, she carries 73 guests accommodated in seven categories of accommodation. All cabins except Porthole cabins feature private balconies. Enjoy your time on board in the  glass-enclosed observation lounge and presentation room, plus a spacious and stylish dining room. The forward-facing observation deck leads to the bow of the ship, which is accessible to guests to offer proximity to marine wildlife. The ship has a fleet of 10 Zodiac boats.
Ocean Nova is a sturdy and nimble expedition vessel built in Denmark in 1992 to sail the ice-choked waters of Greenland. It has a strengthened hull that is ideally suited for expedition travel in Antarctica. The ship was fully refurbished in 2006 and since then has benefitted from annual upgrades and improvements. For our air-cruises, Ocean Nova has capacity for 67 passengers accommodated in comfortable outside cabins. The ship has a fleet of 7 Zodiac boats.
Experience your Antarctica cruise on small ship Hebridean Sky, an all-suite expedition vessel carrying 75 passengers. Each classically elegant suite features a sitting area and picture window. Enjoy your time on board in the bar & lounge, a library, presentation lounge, dining room, outdoor cafe, and wraparound deck. Explore during shore excusions with her fleet of 10 Zodiac boats.

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Expedition Cruise
Tour Cost (per person):
US$11,495 - US$27,995 (depending on vessel, cabin)
Group Size:
67 - 75 passenger vessel

What’s included: Airport group transfers; internal flights; accommodation in selected cabin based on double occupancy; daily buffet breakfast and lunch; daily served dinner; wine, beer, juice, and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board; all guided shore excursions; lectures and entertainment on board; use of waterproof boots for landing in Antarctica.

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