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Admire the beauty of the seventh continent in just 8 days, with no Drake Crossings required. On Quark Expeditions' Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake, you will fly from Punta Arenas in Southern Chile across the Drake Passage and embark your ship at the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula, you will then fully explore the stunning icescapes, wildlife and history of Antarctica, before flying back.

As your ship approaches the White Continent, you will be overcome by feelings of excitement and awe. Cruise in a Zodiac and keep your camera close to you as the leopard seals dot the coastline and penguins wander in the icy plateau near the majestic glaciers and stunning icebergs.

You will experience the most remote place on Earth as you explore King George Island and the Antarctic Peninsula on an 8-day adventure.

Highlights

  • Experience the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica
  • Fly over the Drake Passage
  • Marvel at all the Antarctic Peninsula highlights
  • Enjoy onboard lectures and educational presentations from Polar specialists

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Punta Arenas
Day 2: Fly to King George Island
Days 3 - 6: Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands
Day 7: Disembarkation and Fly to Punta Arenas
Day 8: Depart Punta Arenas

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Departures and Prices

Ocean Adventurer
11th December 2021 - 18th December 2021

Prices from £8,199 pp

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Ocean Adventurer
16th December 2021 - 23rd December 2021

Prices from £7,999 pp

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Ocean Adventurer
21st December 2021 - 28th December 2021

Prices from £8,459 pp

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Ocean Adventurer
11th February 2022 - 18th February 2022

Prices from £8,459 pp

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Ocean Adventurer
16th February 2022 - 23rd February 2022

Prices from £8,459 pp

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World Explorer
1st March 2022 - 8th March 2022

Prices from £9,449 pp

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World Explorer
6th March 2022 - 13th March 2022

Prices from £9,449 pp

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World Explorer
11th March 2022 - 18th March 2022

Prices from £9,449 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.