Antarctic XXI Itinerary
Priced from £9900 per person
Beginning in Santiago and with an overnight in Punta Arenas, this itinerary includes flying to and from Antarctica with 5 days spent on their Antarctic vessel in Antarctica.
As a guideline, the itinerary outlined below would cost approximately £9,900 per person based on two people travelling and includes all activities, private transfers, internal flights to and from Antarctica, entrance fees, accommodation and taxes and meals where mentioned.
In addition, the cost of the internal flights will be approximately is £700 per person.
Please note that the itinerary does not include any international flights
|Day 1||Fly to Santiago. Met on arrival and transferred to the Aubrey hotel for the night in a standard room on a b&b basis
|Day 2||Met and transferred to the airport for your internal flight to Punta Arenas. Met on arrival and transferred to Hotel Rey Don Felipe. During the afternoon, you will meet your expedition mates and receive instructions concerning the guidelines that should be followed in Antarctica and the procedures for Zodiac boat embarkation and disembarkation. Later, you will enjoy our welcome dinner at the José Nogueira Hotel, a French-style mansion that is over one hundred years old.|
|Day 3||Our Antarctic adventure will begin with the flight from Punta Arenas to King George Island (South Shetland Islands). The flight takes a little over one and half hour. Upon arrival, we will be able to tour around the area where the Frei Chilean Base and the Bellingshausen Russian Base are located. We will gather at the beach on Fildes Bay for embarkation by Zodiac boats on board our expedition vessel – twin cabin
|Day 4-7||While cruising between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula, sailing along ice-filled fjords and between spectacular icebergs, we will enjoy the company of sea birds, penguins, seals and whales. Our journey southwards will include visits to some of the most magnificent spots in the white continent, such as: Livingston Island, Port Lockroy, Petermann Island, Paradise Bay, Cuverville and Deception Islands amongst others. Our target will be the crossing of the Lemaire Channel and latitude 65° South. Our adventure will be very active, with several daily landings and cruises in Zodiac boats, lectures and a very enjoyable time on board.|
|Day 8||Return to King George Island where we will disembark, in Zodiac boats, at the Frei Chilean Base, and head to the aerodrome to take the flight back to Punta Arenas, where you will connect with your internal flight to Santiago. Met on arrival and transferred to the Aubrey hotel for the night in a standard room on a b&b basis
|Day 9||Met and transferred to the airport for your return international flight|
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