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Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle

 

Summary:

Check off a travel milestone by crossing the Antarctic Circle. Maximize your adventure by skipping the ocean transit and flying over the Drake Passage by charter plane. Simply combine our exciting Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition itinerary with a ...

Duration
11 Days
Next Departure
23-Feb-2023
Starting at
USD 14,295.00
Price per day
USD 1,300.00

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Operator
Quark Expeditions
Ship
Ocean Adventurer
Tour
Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle
Travel Quality
Extraordinary Travel

Summary

Check off a travel milestone by crossing the Antarctic Circle. Maximize your adventure by skipping the ocean transit and flying over the Drake Passage by charter plane. Simply combine our exciting Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition itinerary with a direct round-trip flight from Chile to your polar-ready ship, to get our Antarctic Express: Crossing the Circle voyage. Then, explore the wonders of the Antarctic Peninsula by sea, and continue further to reach 66⁰33´ south. Check other achievements off your bucket list as well, such as sea kayaking through channels dotted with icebergs.

Day 1.
Arrive In Punta Arenas, Chile
Day 2.
Fly To King George Island And Embarkation
Day 3-5.
Antarctic Peninsula And South Shetland Islands
Day 6-7.
Antarctic Circle
Day 8-9.
Northbound Along The Peninsula
Day 10.
Disembarkation And Fly To Punta Arenas
Day 11.
Depart Punta Arenas

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Fly over the Drake Passage and experience the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica
  • Witness iconic Antarctic wildlife, such as penguins, seals and whales
  • Marvel at Antarctic Peninsula highlights, including crossing the Antarctic Circle
  • Celebrate crossing the Antarctic Circle with a toast
  • Enjoy onboard lectures and educational presentations from polar specialists


Ship Information

Ship Name
Ocean Adventurer
Ship Type
Expedition Ship
Max. Passengers
128
 

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Cruise (Round Trip) Punta Arenas, Chile Punta Arenas, Chile


This is an Organised Sea Cruise, Luxury Cruise or Expedition: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. These are smaller ships and there are never more than 200 passengers on board. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake (9 Days)

Answer the call of Antarctica by flying over the notorious Drake Passage by charter plane to land at King George Island before exploring the Antarctic Peninsula by ship. In just 8 adventure-packed days, you’ll experience rewarding shore visits and Zodiac ...

Next Departure: 05-Dec-2021
Starting at: USD 11,495.00

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