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Antarctica & South Georgia Air-Cruise aboard the Magellan Explorer

Discover two distinct but equally amazing Antarctic destinations on this 17-day expedition

Antarctica & South Georgia Air-Cruise
A 17-day long expedition cruise
First Class Ship

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A 17-day long Cruise

First Class Ship
The Trip Highlights

Elephant Island

Whale watching from the open deck

Nesting Albatrosses

Awe at immense icebergs

Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience

Walk among the famous King Penguins

Up to 5 hours of excursion per day

Your trip is 100% carbon offset

Dedicated transfer team in Punta Arenas

Embark on a remarkable expedition that takes you through the western Antarctic Peninsula, through Elephant Island to South Georgia. The South Georgia and Antarctica air-cruise allows you to sail through the nutrient-rich waters and, each day, disembark with your expert polar guides having time to either hike, snowshoe, or kayak in bays nearby. As you make your way to South Georgia, you will follow in the footsteps of famous Antarctic explorers, like Ernest Shackleton, and learn about their intrepid southerly journeys. After reaching South Georgia, visit some of the largest colonies of penguins in the world, including the king penguin, and see the nesting grounds of thousands of albatrosses.

Your ship: Magellan Explorer

Welcome aboard the Magellan Explorer, an ultra-modern expedition cruise ship built for the Antarctic. An Antarctic trip aboard the Magellan Explorer is unlike the rest. Instead of boarding your cruise ship right away and spending long days crossing the Drake Passage to get to the Antarctica, you’ll take a two-hour plane ride from Punta Arenas straight to the continent itself. This flight will save you time, and you’ll be able to head straight to the Antarctic action. A Magellan Explorer is a pioneer air-cruise is designed for adventure and with your comfort in mind.

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