Discovering the 7th Continent
An incredible expedition journey to discover the 7th Continent aboard the Ocean Diamond Antarctic Cruises
Discovering the 7th Continent
A 11-day long Cruise
The Trip Highlights
Set foot on the great White Continent
Cross the infamous Drake Passage
Walk among the famous King Penguins
Spot seals and whales in their natural habitats
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
Learn from Polar experts
Experience the chill of a polar plunge
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Expedition parka to take home
Experience an epic journey and a wildlife enthusiast's dream! Antarctica will enchant you with its breathtaking scenery, snow-capped peaks and immense icebergs. Conquer the infamous Drake Passage aboard your polar class ships to set foot on the 7th continent! Get to know the local wildlife: walk among the famous king penguins, watch whales and photograph thousands of seabirds. Create your own documentary wildlife memories on this unique trip.
Your ship: Ocean Diamond
The Ocean Diamond is a luxurious vessel with spacious cabins. All cabins have private bathroom facilities and exterior views. Please feel free to enjoy the flat-screen TV and DVD player in your cabin. The Ocean Diamond is a modern, stable super-yacht. Carrying a maximum of 189 passengers, this outstanding vessel features numerous adventure options plus onboard amenities for you to enjoy such as a well-stocked polar library.
What is life like on an expedition? During days at sea, you’ll enjoy lectures and workshops presented by our Expedition Team and spend time on deck looking for seabirds an … Read more about Ocean Diamond
Open Bridge Policy
Food & Drinks
There is one dining room located on the Lower Deck which operates an open seating policy and there’s one sitting for everyone at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This encourages passengers to mingle with their like-minded fellow Antarctic explorers.
While mealtimes may change due to landings and wildlife encounters, you’ll always be served three delicious meals a day. An assortment of freshly baked cookies and/or pastries are offered each afternoon. There is also a selection of hot and cold snacks available in the lounge during cocktail hour, expedition activities permitting.
Breakfasts and lunches are normally served buffet style on Ocean Diamond, while dinners are served plated. À la carte meals are made at the time of your order, allowing the chefs to prepare each dish to your individual needs. Working in a small kitchen, the chefs are able to monitor and control the quality of food being served, ensuring you receive top-quality meals during the course of your expedition.
The well-stocked bar on the ship is open to enjoy with your fellow Antarctic cruise passengers in the late morning, afternoon, and evening. Soft drinks, juices, and water are available at no cost, and beer and wine are offered with dinner. A selection of liquors, spirits, and premium beer, wine, and champagne is available and can be charged to your shipboard account.