Crossing the Antarctic Circle via Falklands & South Georgia from Buenos Aires

10/18/2020 through 01/18/2022
10/18/2020 through 02/12/2022
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Crossing the Antarctic Circle via Falklands & South Georgia from Buenos Aires

Become well acquainted with Antarctica’s icy wilderness on this crossing of the Antarctic Circle that stops by the Falklands and South Georgia. Cruise across oceans bubbling with sealife, step foot on islands that few people get to walk on and witness massive glaciers and sparkling ice sheets glistening in the ocean. Learn about the local fauna from experts during onboard presentations, grasp the sheer magnitude of Shackleton’s survival in South Georgia and wander among thousands of penguins in the Falklands. At 23 days in length, this crossing of the Antarctic Circle will endow a deep appreciation of this astounding region.

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    Highlights

    • Contrast the sophisticated Argentinian capital of Buenos Aires with the Patagonian outpost of Ushuaia – two totally different locations
    • South Georgia Island is incredibly rich in rare wildlife and history. See over 30 species of birds, including four penguin species, and visit the grave of the great explorer, Sir Ernest Shackleton
    • Encounter whales, seals and penguins on regular Zodiac excursions along the plunging coastline of the Antarctic Peninsula
    • On-board lectures by polar experts provide great insight into the unique history, geology and wildlife of the region
    • Few people ever get the opportunity to set foot on the Great White Continent, but you’ll be one of them
    • A diversity of possible landing sites and activities allows you to see the spectacular Antarctic Peninsula from multiple perspectives
    • Optional activities such as sea kayaking or polar ice camping on selected voyages can take your adventure to the next level. Book early, as these sell out fast

    Itinerary

    Day 1 Buenos Aires, Argentina
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    Day 2 Embarkation in Ushuaia
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    Day 3 At Sea
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    Day 4-5 Falkland Islands
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    Day 6-7 At Sea
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    Day 8-11 South Georgia
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    Day 12-13 At Sea
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    Day 14-16 Antarctic Peninsula
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    Day 17-18 Antarctic Circle
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    Day 19-20 Antarctic Peninsula
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    Day 21-22 Drake Passage
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    Day 23 Disembark in Ushuaia and fly to Buenos Aires
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