Antarctic Explorer: From Buenos Aires 11 days

From £5830 for 11 days
Trip Overview
Experience an adventure tour of Antarctica and explore the unique conditions at the end of the Earth. Embark from Ushuaia, travelling through the Drake Passage to the South Shetland Islands to see the incredible landscapes created by the Antarctic climate. See multiple species of playful penguins, the imposing and graceful frames of Antarctica's whales and a frenzy of feeding birdlife. Benefit from the navigational expertise and local knowledge of a professional crew and make the most of this once-in-a-lifetime experience to Antarctica to see the exotic, alien nature of this frozen world for yourself.
Essential Info
Starts: Buenos Aires
Ends: Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: IGQMZE
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Antarctica, Argentina
What's Included

Meals

10 Breakfasts included
8 Lunches included
9 Dinners included

Transport

Plane,Ship,Zodiac

Accommodation

Cruise ship (9 nts),Hotel (1 nt)

Trip Highlights

•   Journey through the historic Beagle Channel, looking out for rare birdlife from deck with the help of your expedition team

•   Get up close to an incredible range of wildlife, such as minke, humpback and orca whales or gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins

•   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

•   Optional activities such as sea kayaking or polar ice camping on selected voyages can take your adventure to the next level. Book early, as these sell out fast

Dates & Availability
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Price GBP
Availability
19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£10,360pp 
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19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£13,560pp 
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19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£11,360pp 
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19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£11,360pp 
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19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£9,960pp 
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Good
19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£6,360pp 
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Good
19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£12,760pp 
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Good
19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£12,460pp 
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Good
19th December 2017
29th December 2017
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
£9,960pp 
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Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Welcome to Argentina. Transfer from the airport to the hotel and begin your Antarctic Explorer adventure with an overnight stay in Buenos Aires. Meet your leader and shipmates for a welcome meeting this evening at the hotel. Please look for a note in the hotel lobby or ask reception where it will take place. We'll be collecting insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so ensure you bring these details to provide to your leader. If you're going to be late, please inform hotel reception. If you have time during the day, explore the boulevards, galleries and European architecture of Buenos Aires. In the evening, you may like to head out for a steak dinner with your new travel companions. Notes: A transfer from Buenos Aires airport to the hotel is not included.
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