Ho Chi Minh City to Angkor Wat Cycle

Fantastic holiday, have recommended to lots of friends. WE office staff very quick to respond to queries and guides on tour very knowledgeable. Want to go back again!

Paul S | Exeter, UK

Spirit of Antarctica

A visit to the Antarctic Peninsula offers you a unique insight into a world of haunting beauty, along with unsurpassed wildlife viewing opportunities. This cruise includes regular landings on zodiacs where we walk among the multitude of penguin rookeries and seal colonies in the vicinity of Deception Island, Gerlache Strait, Paradise Bay and the Lemaire Channel. Accompanied by naturalist guide we explore the many sheltered bays and fjords of the region, whilst our time at sea is spent looking for whales, identifying numerous sea-birds and participating in informative lectures. Time permitting we hope to include visits to scientific stations and historical sites which brings an understanding of the adventurous nature of the early Antarctic explorers.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Punta Arenas and overnight in hotel
DAY 2 Fy to King George Island to board ship
DAY 3 South Shetland Islands
DAYS 4/8 Explore western side of the Antarctic Peninsula following a flexible itinerary to include some of the following: Livingston Island, Half Moon Island, Deception Island (volcanic crater), Paradise Bay, Lemaire Channel (gigantic icebergs and huge cliffs) together with a host of other islands and scientific bases
DAYS 9/10 Cross Drake Passage to Beagle Channel
DAY 11 Disembark in Ushuaia where trip concludes

traveller reviews

Antarctica was truly amazing.... Once we hit the Peninsula we had the 2 most amazing days, blue skies, ice, wild life, scenery. Absolutly stunning! The ship was great, good facilities. The crew was absolutly fantastic. Very approachable & informative. It was a very family like atmosphare. The food was delicious and plentyful. And the scenery & wild life.........wow!

Bert Lozey WA

Ask an Expert


phone us on 1800 567 2216
9am - 5:30pm Monday - Friday (Eastern time)

Trip Code: APA
Trip Grading:
Duration:  11 days
Activities:  Cruising Kayaking
Next Trip:  06 January 2019
more dates »
price: USD$9700 Triple Public
No local payments required
Options & Supplements*
Twin Public US $ 11400
Twin Private Economy US $ 13100
Twin Private US $ 13800
Mini Suite US $ 14800
Captains Suite US $ 16200
K Kayaking Option US $1050
CP Snowshoeing Option US $250

*Prices listed are per person

Countries we visit
we are also associated with:
Fred Hollows Foundation
Porter Protect
The Himalayan Trust UK