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Antarctica Expedition

Tour Details
Antarctica Expedition

This Antarctica Expedition on board the brand new Sylvia Earle Ship is ideal for anybody who wants to experience one the world’s most beautiful wilderness areas with the most luxurious ship and rooms as a base.

Welcome to the ice factory. Thanks to vast ice shelves that calve monstrous tabular icebergs, waters rich in krill and otherworldly landscapes, the Weddell Sea is one of Antarctica's most unique regions. This brand new Wild Eye Antarctica Expedition will see us cruising between the Weddell Sea and the Antarctic Peninsula's west coast for the best of both worlds!

With two zodiac’s exclusively dedicated to the group on this Antarctica Expedition, dedicated lecture and photography room and the high standards of hosting and education Wild Eye is known for, this Antarctica Expedition on board the brand new Sylvia Earle Ship is ideal for anybody who wants to experience one the world’s most beautiful wilderness areas.

At a glance

Duration:

10 Nights / 11 Days

Tour Capacity:

Maximum 22 Guests Accommodated in Sharing Cabins and Hosted by 2 Wild Eye Guides

Cost:

From $17 355 per person sharing

Payment:

Minimum 35% deposit to Secure

Tour Focus:

Wildlife, Photography, Landscapes

Countries Visited

Argentina (Ushuaia) , Antarctica, Chile (Punta Arenas)

Includes

  • Arrival transfer from airport to hotel on Day 1
  • One night’s hotel accommodation with breakfast in Ushuaia on Day 1
  • Ushuaia city tour on day 2 (lunch not included)
  • Luggage transfer from your hotel in Ushuaia to ship on Day 2
  • On-board accommodation in Balcony Staterooms Type A & B (including daily cabin service) on a sharing basis
  • All meals, snacks, tea and coffee during voyage
  • Beer, house wine and soft drinks with dinner
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell reception including four-course dinner, house cocktails, house beer and wine, non-alcoholic beverages
  • All shore excursions and Zodiac cruises
  • Additional Snorkelling activities (limited availability)
  • Educational lectures and guiding services from expedition team
  • Free access to our onboard doctor for consultations relating to sea-sickness. A standard fee of US $60.00 (reclaimable through your travel insurance provider) applies for medical consultations not related to seasickness.
  • A 3-in-1 waterproof polar expedition jacket
  • Complimentary use of muck boots during the voyage
  • Port surcharges, permits and landing fees
  • Flight from King George Island to Punta Arenas on Day 11
  • Transfer to group hotel in Punta Arenas on Day 11
  • One night’s hotel accommodation with breakfast in Punta Arenas on Day 11
  • A printed photo book from your voyage

Excludes

  • International or domestic flights to or within South America, unless specified
  • Transfers not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Airport arrival or departure taxes
  • Passport, visa, reciprocity and vaccination charges
  • Travel insurance or emergency evacuation charges
  • Hotels and meals not included in itinerary
  • Optional excursions not included in the itinerary
  • All items of a personal nature including but not limited to: alcoholic beverages and soft drinks (outside of dinner service), laundry services, personal clothing, medical expenses, Wi-Fi, email, or phone charges
  • A $15 USD per person per day gratuity for the crew is automatically added to your onboard account. It is at your discretion if you would like to remove the tip (or increase/decrease the amount) when you settle your bill. It is not necessary to tip the expedition team members.

Available dates

10 Spaces available

15 Feb - 26 Feb 2022

$17,355.00

Hosted By:

Gerry van der Walt

Andrew Beck

Your Itinerary

Antarctica Expedition Overview

Ready for the adventure of a lifetime as we journey to the end of the earth and follow the footsteps of some of the most famous explorers on our Wild Eye Antarctica Expedition?

Day 1: Arrival airport transfer and overnight in Ushuaia | Day 2: Half day Tour and Embarkation | Day 3: Drake Passage Crossing | Day 4: Drake Passage & South Shetland Islands | Day 5 – 10: Weddel Sea and Antarcti Peninsula West Coast | Day: 11: Fly King George island to Punta Arenas | Day 12: Punta Arenas

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