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Enquire About Shackleton's Discovery by Swan Hellenic

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Dream big on the epic 22-day Shackleton's Antarctic Discovery cruise onboard Swan Hellenic's boutique ship, the SH Vega, that takes you places you will never forget. This trip also includes the two-day sea crossing of the notorious Drake Passage. Taking in the sights of the Falkland Islands, as well as South Georgia and Elephant Island, you will visit beaches crammed with penguins which will stir emotions as you get up close. Magnificent icebergs provide a phenomenal backdrop to your days at sea. The exceptional landscape and incredible wildlife encounters make your voyage the ultimate Antarctica trip leaving few places left to visit on your bucket list.

Highlights

  • Traverse the infamous Drake Passage
  • Join an expert team of polar specialists and share in their vast experience of these icy waters
  • Marvel at the colours in this vast frozen environment as they change from glassy white to turquoise green
  • Mingle with thousands of breeding penguins
  • Watch for black albatross in the Falkland Islands

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Buenos Aires
Days 2 & 3: At sea
Day 4: Puerto Madryn
Days 5 & 6: At sea
Day 7: West Point Island & Saunders Island
Day 8: Port Stanley
Days 9 & 10: At sea
Days 11 - 13: South Georgia
Days 14 & 15: At sea
Day 16: Elephant Island
Days 17 & 18: Antarctic Peninsula
Day 19: South Shetland Islands
Days 20 & 21: Drake Passage
Day 22: Ushuaia

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

Departures and Prices

SH Vega
16th November 2022 - 7th December 2022

Prices from £20,453 pp

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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.

  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), 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!
  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind.
  • As supporters of the Marine Conservation Society, booking with us helps support the protection of our oceans.