The most common reaction to arriving at the white continent is a sense of reverence and awe.
En route to South Georgia you’ll cross the invisible biological boundary unique to Antarctica – the Antarctic Convergence.
Evidence of the old whaling and sealing heydays is still found throughout the island.
There are many activities to keep you engaged while we’re at sea.
As we embark, the anticipation and excitement grows for what lies ahead.
Nestled within the Tierra del Fuego archipelago, Ushuaia offers a surprising number of shops, museums, cafes and restaurants.
Today you’ll say goodbye to your Expedition Team and your fellow travelers.
Crossing the Antarctic Circle is an impressive achievement, as most expeditions to the Peninsula do not reach this far south, which is officially noted at 66° 33' S.
With the Drake Passage left in our wake, we make a final approach to Antarctica. Get your cameras ready, as the continent’s coastline will make its first appearance, signaling the start of your adventure in the realm of the Antarctic.
The Beagle Channel sets you on your way as the ship sails in the late afternoon.