Spirit of Antarctica

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

Explore Antarctica at its most pristine. Experience whales, penguins and seals as they rush to find the best places to court, feed and breed. Combine continental landings and visits to historic sites with the chance to kayak amid pack ice; climb, ski and snowshoe on untracked peaks; camp out and photograph polar pastel landscapes beneath a near-midnight sun.

Highlights
• Delight in the miracle of penguin chicks hatching
• Hone your ice and wildlife photography skills
• Hear the sonorous blows of feeding humpbacks
• Snuggle into the wonder of an Antarctic camp out
• Thrill to Antarctic kayaking, climbing, and ski touring
• Take a polar plunge and earn hero status!

Day 1 — Ushuaia, Argentina

Arrive in Ushuaia, renowned for its exquisite chocolates and breathtaking scenery where you will be met by an expedition representative. Transfer to your downtown hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.

Day 2 — Ushuaia - Embarkation

After checking out of your hotel, explore Ushuaia and surrounds. Mid-afternoon, settle on board Greg Mortimer, for early evening departure down the Beagle Channel.

Days 3 to 5 — Drake Passage and South Shetland Islands

Albatross and first icebergs in Drake Passage; possible landing at Aitcho, Robert or Deception islands in the South Shetlands.

Days 6 to 8 — Antarctic Peninsula Southbound

Minke whales, crabeater seals and pack ice in southern Gerlache Strait; penguin colonies, continental landing and possible Lemaire Channel.

Days 9 & 10 — Antarctic Peninsula Northbound

Northbound along Peninsula, shore excursions and adventure activities continue, possibly at Paradise or Neko harbors, the Melchior Islands or historic Port Lockroy.

Day 11 — Drake Passage

Enjoy seabirds and whales on second Drake crossing. Share photos, tall tales and final night celebrations with new friends!

Day 12 — Ushuaia, Argentina

After a hearty breakfast, bid farewell to your fellow passengers, before disembarking in Ushuaia.

Itinerary and map are a guide only. 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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$17,800Full$19,500Full$24,900Full$29,400Full$33,800Full
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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 $1,200 (Antarctica) & $1,400 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Camping  Free, Photography Free, Snowshoeing $280, Ski Touring $1,200, Climbing $1,200, South Georgia Alpine Crossing $1,400 (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