Land-Based

Antarctica is a vast, unspoiled continent that challenged explorers and inspired dreamers through the centuries. It is a place of beauty and mystery, covered with ice miles deep. Experience adventure 'on the ice', at the South Pole, on Antarctica’s highest peaks, or at an Emperor penguin rookery. We guarantee life will never be the same.

These "Land-Based" trips specialize in guided climbs, ski expeditions and other adventures in the interior of Antarctica. These remarkable itineraries are backed by solid logistics and care for the environment to bring you the very best of the icy continent.

ALL Experiences include:

  • Transfers to and from Punta Arenas airport, Chile
  • Briefing with refreshments in Punta Arenas one day prior to departure
  • Round trip flights from Punta Arenas to Antarctica
  • All flights within Antarctica as shown in your itinerary
  • Meals and accommodation while in Antarctica
  • Expedition Guide(s) (and naturalist or lecturer on some Experiences)
  • Use of recreational equipment at Union Glacier Camp
  • Official and personalised Certificate of Achievement
    Baggage allowance of up to 55lbs (25kg) on Punta Arenas-Union Glacier flight

Experiences DO NOT include:

  • Commercial flights to and from Punta Arenas
  • Flights within Antarctica, other than those shown in itinerary
  • Meals and accommodation in Punta Arenas
  • Airport transfers other than in Punta Arenas
  • Personal equipment and clothing (polar clothing is available for rent for some Experiences)
  • Expenses incurred in Punta Arenas due to delays
  • Any excess baggage costs over confirmed baggage allowance
  • Cost for the use of satellite phone whilst in Antarctica
  • Insurance coverage – personal, medical, evacuation or otherwise

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These Experiences have a minimum number requirement. We reserve the right to revise our prices in the event of significant changes in the price of aviation kerosene and aircraft charter rates.