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Enquire About Antarctic Peninsula – Land of Penguins & Icebergs by Poseidon

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For over 20 years, Poseidon Expeditions has been operating expedition cruises to the polar regions and beyond. This 12-day itinerary is one of their most popular, and best value, voyages to explore the mesmerising Great White Continent. You’ll have the opportunity to venture into this world of ice and witness its incredible wildlife, including vast colonies of penguins.

Every day will offer something different as Poseidon will run your cruise with a focus on exploring as much as possible. Expect up to 2 landings per day using the ships fleet of Zodiacs, accompanied by the expert team of expedition crew. In addition to the standard landings programme, Poseidon also offer kayaking, camping on ice and other adventure activities, enquire with your Polar Routes Travel Specialist for more information.

When you are not exploring, you can enjoy the facilities of their ship, the Sea Spirit. Carrying just 114 passengers she is not only small, but also very comfortable. She boasts all suite accommodation and even the lead in category has over 21m2 of room including a sofa area and private bathroom. In the public areas, enjoy delicious cuisine in the ship’s restaurant and a drink at the well-stocked bar complete with piano. On the top deck, the ship can take advantage of any good weather and host a BBQ plus you will also find a hot tub - a gin & tonic in here while watching the icebergs pass you by, is a must!

Secure your space today by calling one of our Travel Specialists on 0203 196 1000 or enquire here

Highlights

  • Explore an enchanting world of towering icebergs and imposing glaciers
  • See remarkable wildlife, from colonies of penguins to impressive whales and seals
  • Enjoy a great focus on exploring with up to 2 landings per day in Antarcitca
  • See Ushuaia, known as the world’s southernmost city
  • Enjoy the comfort and facilities of the Sea Spirit, which carries just 114 passengers!

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Ushuaia
Day 2: Embarkation in Ushuaia
Day 3-4: Crossing the Drake Passage
Day 5-8: South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula
Day 9-10: Back across the Drake Passage
Day 11: Disembarkation Ushuaia 

Get 1 more day! On selected departures this cruise operates over 12-days, with an extra day in the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula

Inclusions

✔ Shipboard accommodation
✔ All scheduled landings/excursions (subject to weather and ice conditions)
✔ Leadership throughout the voyage by our experienced Expedition Team
✔ All meals on board throughout the voyage
✔ Tea and coffee station 24 hours daily
✔ Branded Poseidon Expeditions parka
✔ Rubber boots for shore landings for the time of the cruise
✔Welcome and Farewell cocktails
✔ All port fees
✔ Transfers within Ushuaia
✔ Pre-departure materials
✔ Digital Voyage Log

Secure your space today by calling one of our Travel Specialists on 0203 196 1000

Departures and Prices

Sea Spirit
17th February 2021 - 28th February 2021

Prices from £6,695 pp

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Sea Spirit
10th November 2021 - 21st November 2021

Prices from £6,995 pp

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Sea Spirit
8th February 2022 - 19th February 2022

Prices from £6,995 pp

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Sea Spirit
18th February 2022 - 1st March 2022

Prices from £6,995 pp

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Enquire About Antarctic Peninsula – Land of Penguins & Icebergs by Poseidon

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Enquire About Antarctic Peninsula – Land of Penguins & Icebergs by Poseidon
About Us
  • We'll compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators to find your perfect cruise.

  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!

  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.

  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, for your complete peace of mind.

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Why book with Polar Routes?

CHOICE
  • We can compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators.
  • From former Russian research vessels to larger and luxurious ships - there is an expedition cruise to suit you. 
  • Our Polar Specialists will help you choose the perfect expedition cruise for your requirements.
SPECIALISTS
  • We are the expedition cruise specialists and know all the polar destinations inside out.
  • Our expert team of Polar Specialists have extensive knowledge of all the expedition ships & operators.
  • All of our Polar Specialists have first-hand experience of expedition cruising to the polar regions.
VALUE
  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!
  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, for your complete peace of mind.
  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.