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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

 

Summary:

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 ...

Duration
9 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
05-Dec-2021
Starting at
USD 11,495.00
Price per day
USD 1,277.00

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Operator
Quark Expeditions
Ship
Ocean Adventurer
Tour
Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
Travel Quality
Extraordinary Travel

Summary

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 cruises, marvel at intimate wildlife encounters, explore historic sites and make the most of your landmark visit to the 7th Continent. Select from a range of adventure options and onboard activities that match your personal interests and make your expedition uniquely yours.

Day 1.
Arrive In Punta Arenas, Chile
Day 2.
Fly To King George Island And Embarkation
Day 3-7.
Antarctic Peninsula And South Shetland Islands
Day 8.
Disembarkation And Fly To Punta Arenas
Day 9.
Depart Punta Arenas

Visited Countries (2): Antarctica (Argentina), Chile

Ports of call (4): Antarctic Peninsula, Drake Passage, Punta Arenas, South Shetland Islands

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Fly over the Drake Passage and experience the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica
  • Spot iconic Antarctic wildlife, such as penguins, seals and whales
  • Marvel at many of the Antarctic Peninsula highlights
  • Enjoy onboard presentations from polar specialists
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to get up close to icebergs, wildlife and more


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

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Next Departure: 21-Feb-2022
Starting at: USD 13,495.00

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