After breakfast aboard the ship we will transfer you to the airport for your homeward flight.
Elephant Island and surrounding islands (Northern part of the South Shetlands): where Shackleton landed with his crew in 1916 and departed on the "James Caird" to seek help from South Georgia.
Off the beaten track, the South Orkney Islands will draw you in with their vibrant scenery, rich bird life and the towering icebergs that collect along their shores.
You’ll be treated to lectures and presentations about wildlife, history and ice from the Expedition Team, as well as have time to mingle with your fellow passengers.
Today, South Georgia Island wildlife populations have rebounded, but you’ll still see remnants of those old whaling stations and other abandoned outposts.
Sailing south, you’ll officially enter Antarctic waters by crossing the invisible biological boundary called the Antarctic Convergence.
There are many activities to keep you engaged while you’re at sea.
Trade your land legs for sea legs, meet and greet your fellow travelers and get acquainted with your ship.
Nestled within the Tierra del Fuego archipelago, Ushuaia offers you a small-town feel but has many shops, museums, cafes and restaurants to enjoy before your voyage.
After a final breakfast together, it is time to part ways. We will transfer you to the airport for your homeward flight.
Go off the beaten track with kayaking, skiing and more!
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