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Overview
Enquire About Ross Sea, incl. Helicopters by Oceanwide Expeditions

When Do You Want To Go?

A 33-day itinerary to explore the mesmerising sights of the Great White Continent with Oceanwide Expeditions. Sail to the southern parts of the Antarctic Peninsula, Peter I Island, the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas into the Ross Sea. Visiting the Ross Ice-shelf, Dry Valleys, McMurdo Station, Macquarie Island, Campbell Island and the historic huts of Scott and Shackleton.

Highlights

  • Navigate to the Ross Ice Shelf, the largest ice shelf in the world
  • Experience Antarctica’s spectacular views on a helicopter
  • Explore locations encountered by great polar explorers
  • Observe gigantic icebergs and majestic glaciers along the way
  • Discover fascinating wildlife from emperor penguin to elephant seal and minke whale

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Ushuaia, Argentina
Days 2 & 3: Drake Passage
Day 4: The Pendleton Strait
Days 5 & 6: Bellingshausen Sea
Day 7: Peter I Island
Days 8 - 14: Amundsen Sea
Days 15 - 17: Ross Ice Shelf
Days 18 - 20: The Ross Sea
Days 21 & 22: Terra Nova Bay
Day 23: Cape Adare
Day 24: Ross Sea to the Southern Ocean
Day 25: Balleny Islands
Days 26 - 28: Southern Ocean
Day 29: Macquarie Island
Day 30: At sea
Day 31: Campbell Island
Days 32 & 33: The Southern Ocean to New Zealand

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

Departures and Prices

Ortelius
14th January 2022 - 16th February 2022

Prices from £20,999 pp

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Ortelius
17th February 2022 - 20th March 2022

Prices from £20,999 pp

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Enquire About Ross Sea, incl. Helicopters by Oceanwide Expeditions

When Do You Want To Go?

Enquire About Ross Sea, incl. Helicopters by Oceanwide Expeditions
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.