Antarctic Circle Cruise

Antarctic Circle Cruise Antarctic Circle Cruise
£7950

At the extremes of the Earth, expect extreme environments: iceberg graveyards, monumental landscapes, highly adapted wildlife, sunshine at midnight, shocking beauty.

Cruise across the Antarctic Circle and you are automatically a member of an elite club. You become one of only a few intrepid human beings in the history of the world who have ventured this far south.

And what an adventure you can expect. You’ll see huge colonies of nesting sea birds. You’ll sail past the vast, white silhouettes of icebergs carved into fantastical shapes by piercing winds. Ghosts in a silent graveyard.

Have your camera constantly to hand; you may easily spot the leviathans of the deep, see comical penguins and encounter cute-faced killers, like leopard seals.

Shore visits are included but depend on weather conditions. Extra excursions vary with different itineraries and weather, and could typically include:

  • Kayaking to icebergs and floes
  • Camping on the polar ice
  • Hiking
  • Snow-shoeing

Lead in prices below are based on a Standard Twin Cabin with private bathroom and are cruise only. However, we would be happy to arrange any pre or post cruise accommodation as well as international flights upon request.

Prices are based on a US$ exchange rate of 1.45. Please note that exchange rates may be subject to fluctuation.  

*Please enquire for more information on 2017/2018 expeditions.

Ship Options

Ships Nights Dates Price per person

Sea Adventurer

13

12 - 25 February 2017

£8,350

Ocean Endeavour

13

20 January - 2 February 2017

£8,950

Vavilov

13

15 - 28 January 2017

£10,360

M/S Expedition

13

21 December - 3 January 2017

£7,950

 

13

8 - 21 February 2017

£7,950

 

13

20 February  - 5 March

£7,950

Polar Pioneer

10

18 - 28 February 2017

£8,450

 

10

26 February - 9 March 2017

£8,450

This is a sample itinerary to inspire your holiday – it can be tweaked in every way possible from the places you want to go to and number of days you spend in each, as well as hotels you stay in and activities you do. Get in touch with one of our experts by calling +44+4402073864646 and a consultant will start creating your perfect trip.

Days Location Detail
day 1

Embark and depart from the bustling port of Ushuaia …

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Embark and depart from the bustling port of Ushuaia in Argentina.

days 2 - 3

Cross Drake’s Passage with briefings from your Expedition …

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Cross Drake’s Passage with briefings from your Expedition Team.

days 4 - 10

Explore the peninsula; spotting whales and penguins. Take excursions …

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Explore the peninsula; spotting whales and penguins. Take excursions onto the continent. Listen to glaciers and icebergs cracking and grumbling. Celebrate in style as you cruise over 66° 33’ S – the Antarctic Circle. Take Zodiac excursions to icebergs and photograph wildlife.

days 11 - 12

Cruise Drake’s Passage, with fascinating lectures from the …

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Cruise Drake’s Passage, with fascinating lectures from the Expedition Team.

day 13

Disembark in the morning to catch your homeward flights.

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Disembark in the morning to catch your homeward flights.

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