Antarctic Explorer - Cruise/Fly

Greg Mortimer Luxury Expidition Cruise Ship
Greg Mortimer
120 Passengers
Adventure Options

Antarctica at its most accessible! Save time (and one Drake Passage crossing) on our unique 'Cruise/Fly' voyage to the icy continent’s picturesque west coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Mountains disgorging glaciers to the sea; humpback and minke whales feasting on krill; lively penguin colonies watched by hungry leopard seals – it all awaits you.

Highlights
• Skip one Drake Passage crossing
• Observe the drama of penguins raising chicks
• Tour scientific research stations and historic huts
• Paddle kayaks among breathtaking 'iceberg gardens'
• Enjoy humpback mothers and calves feeding
• Experience polar diving and snorkeling with expert guides

Day 1 — Ushuaia, Argentina

Arrive in Ushuaia where you’ll be met by an expedition representative and transferred to your downtown hotel. Enjoy rugged mountain scenery, lively cafes, restaurants and bars.

Day 2 — Ushuaia - Embarkation

After checking out of your hotel, enjoy free time exploring Ushuaia and surrounds. Embark the Greg Mortimer late afternoon and sail down wildlife-rich Beagle Channel.

Days 3 & 4 — Drake Passage and South Shetland Islands

Photograph seabirds and swell of Drake Passage, marvel at first icebergs and landing in South Shetland Islands, spectacular scenery of Gerlache Strait.

Days 5 to 7 — Antarctic Peninsula Southbound

From historic Port Lockroy to renowned Lemaire Channel, continental landings, and Zodiac cruising among icebergs in Antarctica’s heart.

Days 8 to 10 — Antarctic Peninsula Northbound

Return north, searching for penguins, cormorants, and leopard seals on Hyrdurga Rocks, or visit volcanic Deception Island.

Days 11 & 12 — King George Island to Punta Arenas

Landing on King George Island, home to scientific bases, board our flight to Punta Arenas, enjoying a final night stay in town.

Itinerary is subject to ice and weather conditions.

* Itinerary may be subject to change

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Rates Antarctica 2019-20
Aurora Stateroom
Balcony Stateroom
Balcony Suite
Junior Suite
Captain's Suite
Camp, XC Ski, Mountaineering, Photography, Kayak, Snowshoe
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Single Supplement reduced to 25%
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$9,900 $10,900$8,720$13,900$11,120$16,400$13,120$18,900 
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Kayak
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$17,800 $19,500 $24,900 $29,400 $33,800 
Kayak
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Kayak
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Kayak
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Photography, Kayak
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International Airfare Not Included. Rates are per person, based on twin-share. Single costs are 1.7 times the twin rate in all cabin categories. Twin share, with no supplement, is available in Aurora Stateroom and Balcony Stateroom categories.

Flights included for Fly/Cruise itineraries.

Adventure options must be pre-booked and paid for prior to start of the trip. Space is subject to availability. Some activities require experience.

Optional Activities: Kayaking $1,080 (Antarctica) & $1,280 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Camping  Free, Photography Free, Snowshoeing $280, Ski Touring $1,800, Climbing $1,800, South Georgia Alpine Crossing $1,280 (by ski on Nov 29th & by foot on Mar 14th).

Mandatory Emergency Evacuation Insurance Required. All trips subject to possible fuel surcharge.

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   Captain's Suite
500 Sq Ft / 46.3 m² including balcony
Deck 4
Twin or double bed • Private en-suite • Full size window • Desk area • Closet space • Private balcony • Sofa bed (can sleep 3rd passenger) • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • Separate lounge area • 42" flat-screen TV
   Junior Suite
475 Sq Ft / 44.4 m² including balcony
Deck 7
Twin or double bed • Private en-suite • Full size window • Desk area • Closet space • Private balcony • Sofa bed (can sleep 3rd passenger) • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV • Separate lounge area
   Balcony Suite
385 Sq Ft / 35.8 m² including balcony
Deck 4
Twin or double bed • Private en-suite • Full size window • Desk area • Closet space • Private balcony • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV
   Balcony Stateroom
250-310 Sq Ft / 23.1-28.9 m² including balcony
Decks 4 & 6
Twin or double bed • Private En-suite • Floor to ceiling window • Desk area • Closet space • Private balcony • Sofa bed (can sleep 3rd passenger in select cabins) • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV
   Aurora Stateroom
250 Sq Ft / 23.2 m²
Deck 3
Twin or double bed • Private En-suite • Porthole window • Desk area • Closet space • Sofa bed (can sleep 3rd passenger in select cabins) • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV