Across the Antarctic Circle

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

Follow Captain Cook’s wake to the farthest southerly point of any of our voyages. Cross the Antarctic Circle and earn more than bragging rights. Enter a world of elegant snow petrels, powerful orcas and dreamlike icebergs. Kayakers explore where few have gone before. Ice-clad mountains, feeding whales and lively penguin colonies will be etched in your memory forever.

Highlights
• Sail through Lemaire Channel into icy wonderland
• Champagne toast at Antarctic Circle, 66°33’ South
• Visit fascinating scientific stations and historic huts
• Sail into the active caldera of Deception Island
• Paddle kayaks among gorgeous, wave-sculpted icebergs
• Zodiac cruise near leopard and crabeater seals

Day 1 — Ushuaia, Argentina

Arrive in Ushuaia nestled at the base of ice-clad mountains, replete with great cafes and restaurants. You’ll be met by an expedition representative and transferred to your downtown hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 2 — Ushuaia - Embarkation

Check-out of your hotel and enjoy time for last minute shopping, exploring, or tasting hand made chocolates before boarding Greg Mortimer in the late afternoon to sail Beagle Channel.

Days 3 to 5 — Drake Passage and South Shetland Islands

Enjoy seabirds on Drake Passage, first landing in South Shetlands, scenic and whale-rich Gerlache Strait, then Lemaire Channel.

Days 6 to 8 — Antarctic Peninsula Southbound

Sail down Penola Strait and Grandidier Channel to Circle and beyond (ice willing), aiming for two spectacular landings daily.

Days 9 to 11 — Antarctic Peninsula Northbound

As we return north, enjoying more continental landings, Zodiac cruises, wildlife, scientific stations such as Vernadsky, and historic sites like Port Lockroy.

Day 12 — Drake Passage

Cross Drake Passage, a time for reflection, seabird watching, sharing tales and photos and celebration of a great experience.

Day 13 — Ushuaia, Argentina

Enjoy a delicious breakfast, bid farewell to new friends before heading home, or on to your next adventure.

Itinerary is subject to ice and weather conditions.

* Itinerary may be subject to change

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Stateroom
Triple
Aurora
Stateroom
Twin
Balcony
Stateroom
C
Balcony
Stateroom
B
Balcony
Stateroom
A
Balcony
Suite
Junior
Suite
Captain's
Suite
Kayak
 $18,900Full$20,300Full$20,600Full$21,000Full$26,400Full$31,100Full$35,800Full
Kayak
 $11,900Full$12,800Full$13,000Full$13,300Full$16,700Full$19,700Full$22,600Full
Kayak
 $19,900Full$21,300Full$21,700Full$22,100Full$27,800Full$32,800Full$37,700Full
Kayak
 $10,300Full$11,000Full$11,300Full$11,500Full$14,400Full$17,000Full$19,500Full
Kayak
 $10,300Full$11,000Full$11,300Full$11,500Full$14,400Full$17,000Full$19,500Full
Kayak, Snorkeling
 $12,300Full$13,300Full$13,500Full$13,800Full$17,300Full$20,400Full$23,400Full
Kayak, Snorkeling
 $11,300Full$12,100Full$12,400Full$12,600Full$15,800Full$18,700Full$21,500Full
Kayak, Snorkeling
 $8,900Full$9,600Full$9,800Full$10,000Full$12,500Full$14,700Full$17,000Full
Photography, Kayak
 $11,900Full$12,800Full$13,000Full$13,300Full$16,700Full$19,700Full$22,600Full
Kayak
 $18,800Full$20,200Full$20,500Full$20,900Full$26,300Full$31,000Full$35,700Full
Kayak
Ushuaia - Puerto Montt

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$6,200$4,960$7,000$5,600Full$9,100$7,280Limited$9,400$7,520Limited$9,600$7,680$13,100$10,480$15,400$12,320$17,800$14,240
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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) & $1,300 (Patagonia), 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), Snorkeling $600 (Feb 3rd & 14th) & $800 (Feb 24th).

A $15 per person per day gratuity for the crew is automatically added to your onboard account. It is at your discretion if you would like to remove the tip (or increase/decrease the amount) when you settle your account. It is not necessary to tip the expedition team members.

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

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XC Ski, Mountaineering, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Ushuaia - Falklands
Antarctica - Ushuaia

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$19,800Full$22,000Full$23,500Full$24,100Full$24,700Full$30,400$27,360Full$36,700$33,030$43,000$38,700
Camp, XC Ski, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Ushuaia - Antarctica - Ushuaia

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$10,900$9,810Limited$12,100$10,890Full$13,000$11,700Full$13,200$11,880Limited$13,600$12,240$16,700$15,030$20,200$18,180$23,600$21,240
Mountaineering, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Ushuaia - Falklands
Antarctica - Ushuaia

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$19,800Full$22,000Full$23,500$21,150Full$24,100$21,690$24,700$22,230Limited$30,400 $36,700$33,030$42,900$38,610
Camp, Mountaineering, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Ushuaia - Antarctica ✈ Punta Arenas

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$11,500Full$12,700Full$13,500$12,150Full$13,800$12,420Limited$14,100$12,690Full$17,100$15,390Full$20,300$18,270Full$23,600Full
Mountaineering, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Punta Arenas ✈ Antarctica ✈ Punta Arenas

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Punta Arenas ✈ Antarctica - Ushuaia

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Kayak, Snorkeling
Ushuaia - Falklands
Antarctica - Ushuaia

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$23,300Full$25,900Full$27,800Full$28,400Limited$29,200Full$35,800Full$43,300Full$50,600Full
Paddleboarding, Kayak, Snorkeling
Ushuaia - Antarctica ✈ Punta Arenas

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Punta Arenas ✈ Antarctica ✈ Punta Arenas

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Punta Arenas ✈ Antarctica - Ushuaia

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Kayak, Snorkeling
Ushuaia - Antarctica
Falklands - Puerto Williams ✈ Punta Arenas

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$19,400$16,490$21,500$18,275$23,100$19,635$23,600$20,060$24,200$20,570$29,800$25,330Full$35,900$30,515$42,100$35,785
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International Airfare Not Included. Rates are per person, based on twin-share. Single occupancy cabin pricing surcharges range from an additional 25-70%. 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 $1,260 (Antarctica) & $1,470 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Camping  Free, Photography Free, Snowshoeing $320 (Antarctica) & $370 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Ski Touring $1,260 (Antarctica) & $1,470 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Alpine trekking/Climbing $1,260, South Georgia Alpine Crossing $2,220 (by ski on Nov 9th & by foot on Dec 8th), Snorkeling $640 (Antarctica) & $740 (South Georgia/Antarctica).

A $15 per person per day gratuity for the crew is automatically added to your onboard account. It is at your discretion if you would like to remove the tip (or increase/decrease the amount) when you settle your account. It is not necessary to tip the expedition team members.

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

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Please note that availability is updated about once a week.
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Rates Antarctica 2021-22
Aurora
Stateroom
Triple
Aurora
Stateroom
Twin
Balcony
Stateroom
C
Balcony
Stateroom
B
Balcony
Stateroom
A
Balcony
Suite
Junior
Suite
Captain's
Suite
Mountaineering, Kayak, Snorkeling, Snowshoe
Ushuaia - Antarctica
Falklands - Ushuaia

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$23,700Full$26,300Limited$28,100$26,695Limited$28,800$27,360$29,600$28,120$36,300$32,670$43,800$39,420$51,200$46,080
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International Airfare Not Included. Rates are per person, based on twin-share. Single occupancy cabin pricing surcharges range from an additional 25-70%. 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 $1,470 (South Georgia/Antarctica), Photography Free, Snowshoeing $370 (South Georgia/Antarctica), South Georgia Alpine Crossing $2,220 (by foot on Nov 24th), Snorkeling $740.

A $15 per person per day gratuity for the crew is automatically added to your onboard account. It is at your discretion if you would like to remove the tip (or increase/decrease the amount) when you settle your account. It is not necessary to tip the expedition team members.

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

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         Captain's Suite *
480 Sq Ft / 44.5 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 • Separate lounge area • 42" flat-screen TV
         Junior Suite *
420 Sq Ft / 38.9 m² including balcony
Deck 7
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 • Separate lounge area
         Balcony Suite *
328-433 Sq Ft / 30.5-40.2 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-A, Balcony Stateroom-B, Balcony Stateroom-C
225-337 Sq Ft / 20.9--31.3 m² including balcony
Decks 4 & 6
Twin or double bed • Private En-suite • Floor to ceiling window • Desk area • Closet space • Private balcony • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV
Many "B" staterooms are fitted with interconnecting features making them great for families or groups
         Aurora Stateroom  Twin & Triple (on select voyages)
170-245 Sq Ft / 15.8-22.8 m²
Deck 3
Twin or double bed (Three twin beds in Triple) • Private En-suite • Porthole window • Desk area • Closet space • Room-controlled thermostat • Safe for storing valuables • 42" flat-screen TV

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      Suite benefits include:
• One free pair of binoculars per suite
• 1-hour spa treatment (per person)
• Free stocked mini bar (Balcony & Junior stocked once, Captain’s replenished as needed)
• Gratuities/tips for crew included to the value of $15 per person per day
• 1 free bottle of champagne per suite