Across the Antarctic Circle
Join this unforgettable cruise and observe the beauty of the Antarctic aboard the Sylvia Earle
Price: Upon request
A 12-day expedition cruise
The Trip Highlights
Experience amazing wildlife
Observe breathtaking icebergs and glaciers
Visit fascinating historic sites
Photograph magnificient Arctic seabirds
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
A toast at the Antarctic Circle!
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Expedition parka to take home
Polar experts to answer all your questions
Enjoy an epic Antarctic experience as we set sail on the comfortable and spacious Sylvia Earl! Become an Antarctic wildlife expert with our experienced polar guides and photograph huge albatrosses, millions of seabirds, friendly dolphins and over five different species of penguins. Make the most of this important milestone for any world traveler with a wide range of activities organized on your vessel.
Your ship: Sylvia Earle
Welcome aboard the Sylvia Earle, a brand-new cruise ship named after the first female chief scientist of the U.S. National and Atmospheric Administration. Sylvia Earle was also named by Time Magazine as its first Hero for the Planet in 1998. Set to sail in November 2022, this powerful new ship honors Sylvia’s long-standing marine conservation efforts. Built for intense weather conditions, the Sylvia Earle is a pioneer in nautical technology. Sail the Arctic or the Antarctic like never before aboard one of the most modern and elegant cruise ships.
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Food & Drinks
Arguably the most important part of any trip- The food! A Sylvia Earle polar cruise offers hearty delicious cuisine with a variety of options and courses for each meal. Mealtimes are a great way to get to know your fellow travelers in the open seating dining room. Tea, coffee, and various snacks are available 24 hours a day. Enjoy a wide range of house wine, beers, and soft drinks included with dinner, perfect after a long day of exploration.
Every passenger is also invited to join the cruise ship captain and expedition team for Welcome and Farewell drinks, which include complimentary cocktails and appetizers. The bars and lounges aboard the Sylvia Earle are a tasteful, yet inviting place to gather with new friends. Enjoy the sunset through the floor-to-ceiling windows that offer stunning views. The friendly bartenders aboard the ship will quench your thirst and entertain you with tales of previous adventures.