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Crossing the Circle via Falklands & South Georgia from Ushuaia

From £15800 for 23 days
Trip Overview
If you desire to ‘do it all’ on your Antarctic adventure, then this is the voyage for you. Not only will you cross the Antarctic Circle and travel further south than traditional Antarctic cruises, you’ll also visit the wildlife playgrounds of the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. This journey is for anyone who appreciates a wide variety of landscapes, unprecedented wildlife viewing opportunities and a decent mix of historic landing sites.
Essential Info
Starts: Ushuaia
Ends: Disembark in Ushuaia
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Polar
Trip Code: IGQMRA
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Antarctica, Argentina, Falkland Islands
What's Included


22 Breakfasts included
20 Lunches included
21 Dinners included


Expedition cruise ship,Zodiac


Expedition Voyage,Hotel

Trip Highlights

•   Journey to the end of the civilised world and your embarkation point at Ushuaia

•   South Georgia Island is incredibly rich in rare wildlife and history. See over 30 species of birds, including four penguin species, and visit the grave of the great explorer, Sir Ernest Shackleton

•   Encounter whales, seals and penguins on regular Zodiac excursions along the plunging coastline of the Antarctic Peninsula

•   On-board lectures by polar experts provide great insight into the unique history, geology and wildlife of the region

•   Few people ever get the opportunity to set foot on the Great White Continent, but you'll be one of them

•   A diversity of possible landing sites and activities allows you to see the spectacular Antarctic Peninsula from multiple perspectives

•   This all-encompassing trip includes everything you need for peace of mind on your journey, such as pre-expedition hotel accommodation, transfers to and from your ship, full meals on-board, around the clock tea and coffee, waterproof expedition boots for shore landings (on loan) and emergency evacuation insurance.

Where you'll be staying

Ocean Diamond

Enjoy a quicker, more stable crossing of Antarctic waters on the Ocean Diamond, the fastest ship in our Antarctic fleet.  This vessel carries a maximum of 189 passengers and is the first certified carbon neutral ship to operate in Antarctica.  She has fresh, modern decor and facilities such as a panoramic observation lounge on the top deck, a purpose built presentation room and the largest collection of Polar related books afloat in her well stocked library.  Prepare for adventure without sacrificing comfort on this super-yacht.

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Itinerary & Notes
You will begin your journey in Ushuaia, a small but bustling port town at the tip of South America. This Argentine town is an ideal gateway for you to explore the southern extent of Patagonia while preparing for your adventure ahead. Get active in the mountains or enjoy handcrafted chocolate at a café in town.
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