Wild Antarctica

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

Welcome to the ice factory! Thanks to vast ice shelves that calve monstrous tabular icebergs, waters rich in krill and otherworldly landscapes, the Weddell Sea is one of Antarctica’s unique regions. Our new expedition ship, Greg Mortimer, is ice-strengthened to take you safely and comfortably between the Weddell Sea and the Antarctic Peninsula’s west coast for the best of both worlds.

Highlights
• Skip one Drake Passage crossing
• Vast tabular icebergs pass by in Antarctic Sound
• Retrace some of Shackleton’s and Nordenskjöld’s route
• Visit fascinating fossil fields with onboard paleontologist
• Capture Antarctic light with polar photography guide
• Delight in Adélie, gentoo and chinstrap penguins
• Hunting orcas, feeding humpbacks and slinky minkes

Day 1 — Punta Arenas, Chile

Arrive in Punta Arenas and transfer to your downtown hotel. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to explore this vibrant, historic seaport on the Strait of Magellan.

Day 2 — Flight to King George Island - Embarkation

Enjoy scenic flight to King George Island, Antarctica, and transfer by Zodiac to your expedition ship, the Greg Mortimer.

Days 3 & 4 — Towards Weddell Sea

Sail to Antarctic Sound, entrance to the mesmerising, ice-filled Weddell Sea. Possible landings at penguin-rich Gourdin Island and Brown Bluff.

Days 5 to 7 — Weddell Sea

Push into Weddell Sea, aiming for Seymour and James Ross islands’ fossil fields, and Paulet islands.

Days 8 to 11 — Antarctic Peninsula

Explore the Antarctic Peninsula's west coast and enjoy excursions to Astrolabe or Enterprise islands, Port Lockroy, and Paradise Harbor.

Day 12 — Drake Passage

Cross Drake Passage, surrounded by soaring albatross and flitting petrels. Celebrate your extraordinary voyage while entering Beagle Channel.

Day 13 — Ushuaia, Argentina

After breakfast, disembark the Greg Mortimer in Ushuaia for homeward flights, or one of our extension trips.

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
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$9,900 $10,900 $13,900 $16,400 $18,900 
Camp, XC Ski, Mountaineering, Photography, Kayak, Snowshoe
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$9,900 $10,900 $13,900 $16,400 $18,900 
Camp, XC Ski, Mountaineering, Photography, Kayak, Snowshoe
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$9,900 $10,900 $13,900 $16,400 $18,900 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$17,800Full$19,500 $24,900Full$29,400 $33,800 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$11,200 $12,300 $15,700 $18,500 $21,400 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$18,700 $20,500 $26,200 $30,900 $35,600 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$9,700 $10,600 $13,600Full$16,000 $18,400 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$9,700 $10,600 $13,600 $16,000 $18,400 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$11,600 $12,700 $16,300 $19,200 $22,100 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$10,700 $11,700 $14,900 $17,600 $20,300 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$8,400 $9,2001 Berth$11,800Full$13,900Full$16,000Full
Photography, Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$11,200 $12,300 $15,700 $18,500 $21,400 
Kayak
Single Supplement reduced to 25%
Expires May 31st 2018
$17,700 $19,400 $24,800 $29,200 $33,600 
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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