in full view of the legendary Cape Horn!
one of the few privileged adventurers to step foot on this famous and
rarely visited island
sail towards Antarctica and cross the famous passage named in honour of
Sir Francis Drake, the great 16th century British explorer
for wildlife from the lounge or from the outside decks. You may spot
magnificent seabirds, such as albatrosses and petrels, as well as
different species of whales on their way south to Antarctica
for the first icebergs and the first sight of Antarctic land
in ice-filled bays, while enjoying the company of seabirds, penguins,
seals and whales
a Zodiac for your first memorable shore visit to a penguin colony
King George Island, explore areas such as the Chilean Base Frei and the
Russian Base Bellingshausen
DATES / RATES
Rates are listed per person in USD
|Start Date||End Date||Triple||Porthole||Veranda||Deluxe Veranda||PH Suites||Grand Suite||Single|
|Jan 11, 2021||Jan 16, 2021||4,995||5,995||6,295||6,695||7,795||8,595||8,595|
Rates are listed per person in USD
|Start Date||End Date||(Starting from)|
|Jan 11, 2021||Jan 16, 2021||4,995||6,695||8,595|
from Ushuaia, Antarctica21 takes you through the Beagle Channel and to
legendary Cape Horn. Cross the mythical waters of the Drake Passage and
spend a day in one of the most spectacular places on earth - Antarctica.
1 • Start of the Air-Cruise
journey begins in Ushuaia, Argentina. Board your ship in the afternoon
and sail along the Beagle Channel towards Puerto Williams, Chile, the
southernmost town in the world. Explore the surroundings before setting
sail to Cape Horn.
2 • Cape Horn and Drake Passage
an overnight crossing of Nassau Bay, you awake in full view of
legendary Cape Horn! Weather permitting, board a Zodiac and be one of
the few privileged adventurers to step foot on this famous and rarely
visited island. Back on board, set sail towards Antarctica and cross
the famous passage named in honour of Sir Francis Drake, the great 16th
century British explorer.
3 • Drake Passage
you sail through the Drake Passage en route to King George Island, in
the South Shetland Islands, attend an engaging program of lectures and
presentations. In the company of expert guides, watch for wildlife from
the lounge or from the outside decks. You may spot magnificent
seabirds, such as albatrosses and petrels, as well as different species
of whales on their way south to Antarctica.
4 • Drake Passage and Antarctica
crossing the Antarctic Convergence, the environment changes noticeably.
Keep your camera ready, as this is the time to watch for the first
icebergs and the first sight of Antarctic land. Reaching the South
Shetland Islands, sail in ice-filled bays, while enjoying the company
of seabirds, penguins, seals and whales. Board a Zodiac for your first
memorable shore visit to a penguin colony. Taking advantage of the
endless Antarctic daylight, exploration will continue well into the
5 • Antarctica and scheduled return flight
reaching King George Island, disembark at Fildes Bay and explore the
area, such as the Chilean Base Frei and the Russian Base
Bellingshausen. Bid farewell to Antarctica before boarding the flight
back to Punta Arenas, Chile. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for
the night. (Note: Meals in Punta Arenas are at your leisure and not
included in the program).
6 • End of the Air-Cruise
breakfast, transfer to the Punta Arenas airport for your onward flight.
Magellan Explorer (Luxury Expedition, 73-guests)
Magellan Explorer is a new and modern expedition vessel custom-built for Antarctic and sub-Antarctic expeditions. The ship has a capacity for 73 passengers (maximum 100) in seven categories of accommodation, including dedicated single cabins.
(Click image to view Ship details)
pre- and post-voyage information material.
cruise as indicated in the itinerary corresponding to each expedition.
buffet breakfast and lunch on board ship offering a wide choice of
served dinner on board ship offering a choice of three main courses.
beer, juice, and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board.
tea, chocolate, cappuccino,
and snacks on board ship throughout the expedition.
of waterproof boots for landing.
guided shore excursions.
and entertainment on board.
fees and IAATO passenger fee.
Kayaking - USD 895 per person
and Snowshoeing - USD 85 per