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Antarctic Express: Fly/Cruise Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands (Sea Adventurer) 2016 - 2017

Antarctic Express: Fly/Cruise Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands (Sea Adventurer) 2016 - 2017

Follow in the wake of some of the world’s hardiest explorers on this comprehensive voyage around the Antarctic Peninsula, South Shetland Islands, South Georgia and the Falklands. Bypass the Drake Passage with an included flight into King George Island, then spend four unforgettable days at sea exploring the Antarctic Peninsula, its epic panoramas and incredible wildlife. Land at various points of historic interest in the South Shetlands and South Georgia, zip around in search of whales and penguins by Zodiac and enjoy supreme comfort in a truly inhospitable environment. No matter where you’ve been or what you’ve seen before, this trip is bound to exceed even the loftiest of travel expectations.

Holiday Highlights

  • Take regular walks and Zodiac rides in search of extraordinary wildlife. From penguins and reindeer to whales and seals, the Antarctic is teeming with life
  • Flights from Punta Arenas provide speed and accessibility to the remote destination of Antarctica, and are perfect for those who are nervous about crossing the Drake Passage
  • Following in the course taken by Charles Darwin and the explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton evokes a real sense of history
  • This trip offers a well-balanced mix of time spent at sea and visiting the region's diverse islands. Wherever you are, you’ll be right in the middle of landscapes that are like nowhere else on earth
  • On-board polar experts provide great insight into the history, geology and wildlife of the region, complementing what you see around you each day
  • See king penguins and fur seals on South Georgia
  • Soak up the British vibe of the Falklands
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Cultural
responsibleTravel
Max Group Size117Duration17 days
ThemesPolar, Sailing, Wildlife, Wildlife
CategoryGoldTrips for those who want a tonne of inclusions, better standard accommodation, larger roomier vehicles.

Holiday Provided By

Organised by Orla

Orla Tooher, Senior Travel Consultant

Total From €18,000
Nights  16

CALL: 353 1 2412356
Pricing Information
Please call our sales team on 353 1 2412356 to book this tour.
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