Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands

Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands
The Antarctica and subantarctic region is visited by passengers on this expedition cruise. They can observe penguins and seals in their natural habitat, as well as whales and other animals. This cruise starts in Ushuaia (Argentina) and travels through the Drake Passage. The Drake Passage is known for rough waters and strong winds. Passengers can explore Antarctic Sound, the Weddell sea, Elephant Island, and South Georgia by Zodiac. This cruise concludes in the Falkland islands, which are a paradise of wildlife and quaint English architecture.

Day by day

Carcass Island  | Falkland | Falcon
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 | Westman Islands |  Antarctica
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 | Lemaire Channel  |  Antarctica
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Includes

Embarkation shuttle transfer to the vessel from Ushuaia city centre
Shuttle transfer after disembarkation from the ship to Ushuaia city centre or airport
All Zodiac landings and excursions, as per itinerary, guided by our Expedition Team
Expedition parka
Rubber boots loan scheme
Briefings and lectures by our Expedition Leader and Team
English-speaking Expedition Team
Full board on the ship - breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks
Complimentary house wine, beer and soda at dinner (selected labels and brands, served at our a-la-carte dinners)
Free tea and coffee available 24 hours
Taxes and landing fees
Special photo workshops
Welcome and Farewell Cocktail Parties

Does not include

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 (e.g. Albatros Polar Spa services, Albatros Ocean Boutique purchases)
Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands | Map
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Highlights

Crossing the Drake Passage
Visiting the South Shetland Islands
Exploring the Antarctic Sound
Entering the Weddell Sea
Sailing between Elephant Island and South Georgia
Visiting the Falkland Islands

Departure dates

Start DateEnd DateItineraryDuration
2024-06-052024-06-16North Atlantic Expedition12 days
2024-06-162024-06-26Svalbard Circumnavigation11 days
2024-06-162024-06-21Polar Bear Express6 days
2024-06-212024-06-26Polar Bear Express6 days
2024-06-262024-07-03Svalbard- Last Stop Before The North Pole8 days