Are you looking for that once-in-a-lifetime adventure? A break that will stay with you for years to come? Discover our Great Journeys in Antarctica and embark on a trip through the unspoilt wilderness in one of the most fascinating places on earth. The resident creatures are the only permanent inhabitants on this icy continent, with King Penguins, seals and birds punctuating the frozen landscapes. Follow in the footsteps of the great explorers as we travel to glacial peaks and snow-topped terrains. Sail past towering mountainscapes and enjoy the comfort of our purpose-built ships as you keep careful watch, hoping to spy some of the great creatures of the sea. Whether you are a wildlife expert, a photographer, or a traveller looking for their next great adventure, our journeys to Antarctica will not disappoint.
Great Journeys : Antarctica
Great Journeys: Antarctica Discovery Cruises
With activities that vary from voyage to voyage, our Great Journeys to Antarctica are brimming with excitement and anticipation. Weather permitting, you will travel to Deception Island and enjoy looking for whales in the coastal waters. There is also the option to sail along one of the most spectacular passages of the region as we take you through the Lemaire Channel which is fringed with towering icebergs. Other highlights of this cruise include visits to research stations and abandoned whaling stations.
Christmas in the Antarctic
If a traditional celebration fills you with dread, why not indulge your passion for nature with a trip to Antarctica this Christmas? Visit the habitats of penguins, seals and whales and witness breathtaking views as you travel from Buenos Aires to the Falkland Islands and Antarctica. The Falklands are home to an assortment of wildlife including albatross and King and Macaroni Penguins. You will find plenty of things to do in the capital of Stanley and there are many eateries where you can spend time with fellow travellers recapping the events of your journey so far. Christmas Day will be spent on the idyllic island of Georgia. Pay homage to the great Irish explorer, Sir Ernest Shackleton at his final resting place, or spend your time marvelling at the Elephant Seals which so happily inhabit the island.
Ships Built for Comfort
Our ships are specifically designed to ensure guests experience a comfortable and pleasurable journey. Dine in one of the stylish bars or restaurants and enjoy a little time alone with a good book, in the ship’s library. The on-board lecture theatre is the perfect place to enjoy informative talks from lauded experts and obtain in-depth information about the wildlife and history of Antarctica. The cruise ships are also designed to preserve the environment of each destination we visit, in keeping with the Antarctic Treaty.
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To find out more about our Great Journeys to Antarctica, or to book the trip of a lifetime, call to speak to one of helpful travel advisers.