Luxury Expedition
Magellan Explorer - 73 Guests
Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise (2021-22 Season)
Fly and Sail to Antarctica

Flying over Cape Horn and the mythical waters of the Drake Passage, the 2019-20 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruises take you to one of the most spectacular places on earth, the coldest, highest, windiest, driest, and remotest continent - Antarctica. Fourteen departures are offered during the 2019-20 season, aboard Magellan Explorer.


 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sail along ice-filled fjords and spectacular icebergs
  • Enjoy the company of seabirds, penguins, seals and whales
  • Disembark by Zodiac and explore the landscape together with expert polar guides
  • Attend engaging programs of lectures and presentations
  • Enjoy spectacular views from the lounge while sharing your daily adventures with fellow guests
  • Your voyage may include visits to sites such as Paulet Island, Hope Bay, Port Lockroy, Petermann Island, Paradise Bay, Deception Island, the Lemaire Channel, or many other magnificent places

DATES / RATES

Rates are listed per person in USD
Start DateEnd DateTriplePortholeVerandaDeluxe VerandaPH SuitesGrand SuiteSingle
Dec 06, 2021Dec 13, 202113,39514,49517,39518,29521,99524,79524,795
Dec 11, 2021Dec 18, 202113,39514,49517,39518,29521,99524,79524,795
Dec 16, 2021Dec 23, 202113,39514,49517,39518,29521,99524,79524,795
Dec 21, 2021Dec 28, 202114,99516,19519,39520,39524,79527,99527,995
Dec 26, 2021Jan 02, 202214,99516,19519,39520,39524,79527,99527,995
Dec 31, 2021Jan 07, 202214,99516,19519,39520,39524,79527,99527,995
Jan 14, 2022Jan 21, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Jan 19, 2022Jan 26, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Jan 31, 2022Feb 07, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Feb 05, 2022Feb 12, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Feb 10, 2022Feb 17, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Feb 15, 2022Feb 22, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Feb 20, 2022Feb 27, 202214,59515,79518,99519,99523,99526,99526,995
Rates are listed per person in USD
Start DateEnd Date(Starting from)
Triple
(Mid-range)
Deluxe Veranda
(High-end)
Single
Dec 06, 2021Dec 13, 202113,39518,29524,795
Dec 11, 2021Dec 18, 202113,39518,29524,795
Dec 16, 2021Dec 23, 202113,39518,29524,795
Dec 21, 2021Dec 28, 202114,99520,39527,995
Dec 26, 2021Jan 02, 202214,99520,39527,995
Dec 31, 2021Jan 07, 202214,99520,39527,995
Jan 14, 2022Jan 21, 202214,59519,99526,995
Jan 19, 2022Jan 26, 202214,59519,99526,995
Jan 31, 2022Feb 07, 202214,59519,99526,995
Feb 05, 2022Feb 12, 202214,59519,99526,995
Feb 10, 2022Feb 17, 202214,59519,99526,995
Feb 15, 2022Feb 22, 202214,59519,99526,995
Feb 20, 2022Feb 27, 202214,59519,99526,995


ITINERARY

Flying over Cape Horn and the mythical waters of the Drake Passage, Antarctica21 takes you to one of the most spectacular places on earth, the coldest, highest, windiest, driest, and remotest continent - Antarctica.

DAY 1 • Start of the Air-Cruise
Arrive in Punta Arenas, Chile, before 2 PM where you are welcomed by Antarctica21 staff and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, you attend a mandatory briefing that provides important information about your voyage and reviews the essential guidelines for Antarctic visitors. Later, gather for a welcome dinner and meet your fellow adventurers while enjoying a typical regional menu.

DAY 2 • Scheduled flight to Antarctica
Your Antarctic adventure begins with a two-hour flight from Punta Arenas to King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands. As you exit the airplane, the clear Antarctic air fills your lungs for the first time. Explore the area surrounding Chile’s Frei Station and Russia’s Bellingshausen Station, before boarding a Zodiac to embark your expedition vessel.

DAY 3-6 • Exploring Antarctica
Cruise between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula, sailing along ice-filled fjords and among spectacular icebergs, while enjoying the company of seabirds, penguins, seals and whales. Each day, disembark by Zodiac and explore the landscape together with expert polar guides. On board the ship, attend an engaging program of lectures and presentations, and enjoy spectacular views from the lounge while sharing your daily adventures with fellow guests.

No journey is the same as flexibility is the key to success in Antarctica. The Expedition Team sets the voyage route to take advantage of the ever-changing opportunities provided by Nature, crafting a unique and extraordinary experience each time. While the exact itinerary changes with each expedition, you will explore several spots that offer the best possible overview of the varied Antarctic environment. Your voyage may include visits to sites such as Paulet Island, Hope Bay, Port Lockroy, Petermann Island, Paradise Bay, Deception Island, the Lemaire Channel, or many other magnificent places.

DAY 7 • Scheduled return flight from Antarctica
Return to King George Island and bid farewell to Antarctica before boarding the flight back to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for the night. (Note: Meals in Punta Arenas are at your leisure and not included in the program).

DAY 8 • End of the Air-Cruise
After 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.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Comprehensive pre- and post-voyage information material.
  • Ship cruise as indicated in the itinerary corresponding to each expedition.
  • Daily buffet breakfast and lunch on board ship offering a wide choice of dishes.
  • Daily served dinner on board ship offering a choice of three main courses.
  • Wine, beer, juice, and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board.
  • Coffee, tea, chocolate, cappuccino,
  • water and snacks on board ship throughout the expedition.
  • Loan of waterproof boots for landing.
  • All guided shore excursions.
  • Lectures and entertainment on board.
  • Landing fees and IAATO passenger fee.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

ADVENTURE OPTIONS
  • Sea Kayaking - USD 895 per person
  • Hiking and Snowshoeing - USD 85 per person
  • Zodiac Cruises
  • Photography

 
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DISCLAIMER: Rates are per person and subject to change.