Jumping over Cape Horn and the mythical waters of the Drake Passage, ANTARCTICA XXI takes you to one of the most spectacular places on earth, the coldest, highest, windiest, driest and remotest continent – Antarctica.
Arrive in Punta Arenas and attend a briefing to get prepared for the voyage. Meet your fellow adventurers while enjoying a typical regional dinner menu.
Start your Antarctic adventure with a two-hour flight from Punta Arenas to King George Island. Explore the area surrounding Chile’s Frei Station and Russia’s Bellingshausen station.
Cruise between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Sail along ice-filled fjords and among spectacular icebergs, while enjoying the company of sea birds, penguins, seals and whales. Together with expert polar guides explore the spots that offer the best possible overview of the varied Antarctic environment. Attend an engaging program of lectures and presentations on board the ship.
Return to King George Island and bid farewell to Antarctica before boarding the flight back to Punta Arenas.
After breakfast, transfer to the Punta Arenas airport for your onward flight.