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With only one crossing of the Drake Passage, these ‘fly & sail’ itineraries allow more time for exploration to discover Antarctica.  Witness humpback and minke whales feasting on krill against a backdrop of mesmerising icebergs, Zodiac cruise around ice floes spotting leopard seals, set-foot on land amidst vast penguin colonies, hike to breath-taking panoramic viewpoints and visit working scientific research stations and historic huts.

Highlights

  • Includes a one-way flight to King George Island, for maximum exploration time
  • Discover a world of towering icebergs and huge calving glaciers aboard Zodiacs
  • Cruise through the stunning Lemaire Channel, aptly nicknamed “Kodak Gap.” 
  • Keep watch for large penguin colonies onshore, seals basking on ice floes and whales indulging in a krill feast!
  • Visit working scientific research bases and fascinating historical sites

Quick Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrive in Punta Arenas, Chile
Day 2: Punta Arenas to King George Island
Days 3 - 8: Antarctic Peninsula
Days 9 & 10: Drake Passage
Days 11 & 12: Ushuaia

*For the 2021-22 Antarctica season, some or all departures of this cruise may start/finish from Punta Arenas in Chile, please check with your Travel Specialist for more details

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Departures and Prices

Greg Mortimer
18th January 2022 - 29th January 2022

Prices from £8,299 pp

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Greg Mortimer
27th January 2022 - 7th February 2022

Prices from £9,849 pp

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Greg Mortimer
5th February 2022 - 16th February 2022

Prices from £9,650 pp

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Greg Mortimer
6th March 2022 - 15th March 2022

Prices from £7,999 pp

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Greg Mortimer
15th January 2023 - 25th January 2023

Prices from £8,999 pp

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Sylvia Earle
18th January 2023 - 28th January 2023

Prices from £10,399 pp

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Greg Mortimer
23rd January 2023 - 3rd February 2023

Prices from £9,999 pp

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Sylvia Earle
26th January 2023 - 6th February 2023

Prices from £9,999 pp

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Greg Mortimer
11th February 2023 - 21st February 2023

Prices from £7,999 pp

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Greg Mortimer
19th February 2023 - 2nd March 2023

Prices from £9,399 pp

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Sylvia Earle
22nd February 2023 - 5th March 2023

Prices from £9,399 pp

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Sylvia Earle
3rd March 2023 - 14th March 2023

Prices from £7,999 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.