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Antarctica Solar Eclipse Voyage - M/V Sylvia Earle

 

Summary:

Delight in the wildlife - penguin chicks fledging, weaning seal pups and whales hunting|Ring in the new year - in Antarctica|Sail to the Falkland Islands - explore this magnificent archipelago|Follow in the footsteps of Shackleton - to South Georgia|Enjoy...

Duration
22 Days
Countries
4
Next Departure
27-Nov-2021
airplane Starting at (with flight)
± USD 30,149.00
Price per day
± USD 1,370.00

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Operator
Explore!
Tour
Antarctica Solar Eclipse Voyage - M/V Sylvia Earle
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
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Summary

Delight in the wildlife - penguin chicks fledging, weaning seal pups and whales hunting|Ring in the new year - in Antarctica|Sail to the Falkland Islands - explore this magnificent archipelago|Follow in the footsteps of Shackleton - to South Georgia|Enjoy full daylight hours - soak up the near endless summer daylight|On-board lecture programme - enjoy informative lectures from expert naturalists and guides||

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Arrive Ushuaia
Day 2.
Embark The M/V Sylvia Earle
Day 3.
Drake Passage
Day 4.
Drake Passage And South Shetland Islands
Day 5.
Antarctic Peninsula, Weddell Sea
Day 6.
Antarctic Peninsula, Weddell Sea
Day 7.
At Sea
Day 8.
South Orkney Islands, Solar Eclipse
Day 9.
At Sea, Point Wild
Day 10.
Antarctic Peninsula
Day 11.
Antarctic Peninsula
Day 12.
At Sea
Day 13.
At Sea
Day 14.
South Georgia
Day 15.
South Georgia
Day 16.
South Georgia
Day 17.
South Georgia
Day 18.
At Sea
Day 19.
At Sea
Day 20.
Falkland Islands
Day 21.
At Sea
Day 22.
Disembark In Ushuaia

Visited Countries (4): Argentina, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, South Orkney Islands

Visited cities (5): Falkland Islands, South Georgia, South Orkney Islands, Stanley, Ushuaia

 

Details

A total solar eclipse only occurs every one to two years and where better to see it than the pristine Antarctic continent. Late spring in this wilderness is the perfect time to photograph glistening icebergs, witness penguins building nests and watch whales emerge from the deep, to feed. For the eclipse you'll find yourself in a favourable position in the Weddell Sea, ready to enjoy one of nature's most ethereal spectacles. In South Georgia, encounter seal beach masters defending their harems and walk among some of the largest king penguin colonies on earth. On this special voyage, you will be joined by a NASA scientists, eager to share their knowledge of this natural phenonmenon and guide you through the scientific importance of this Great White Continent.

Witness a total solar eclipse in Antarctica - on this once-in-a-lifetime trip
Journey alongside NASA scientists - enjoy an engaging series of on-board lectures
Retrace Shackleton's heroic mountain crossing - in South Georgia
Sail to the Falkland Islands - explore this magnificent archipelago, rich in birdlife


Travel Package

 DescriptionComing from Going to
2.Tour (Round Trip) Ushuaia Ushuaia

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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