South Georgia and the Falklands aboard the Magellan Explorer
Combine an unforgettable adventure in the Falklands with an in-depth exploration to South Georgia.
South Georgia & the Falklands
A 15-day long Cruise
The Trip Highlights
Meet the locals of the Falkland Islands
Elephant Seals relaxing ashore
Immense icebergs and glaciers
Observe penguins in their natural habitat
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
Walk among the famous King Penguins
Up to 5 hours of excursion per day
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Alcoholic beverages included
Combine the Falkland Islands and South Georgia on this 15-day expedition cruise. Start in the Falklands and enjoy watching rockhopper and gentoo penguins in their natural habitat. From your zodiac spot Black-browed albatrosses and petrels flying above. Hike into the local settlements and meet the people who have made this island home for years.
From there, set sail for South Georgia and its mountains, which are permanently covered in thick layers of ice and snow. On this island, wildlife is king. Visit one of the world’s largest king penguin colonies and watch elephant seals relaxing on the shores. As you sail from bay to bay, watch out for whales and beautiful seabirds circling the ship.
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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Private Flight to Antarctica
Single Room Supplement
What is included
Daily breakfast and lunch on board ship offering a wide choice of dishes.
Daily served dinner on board ship offering a choice of three main courses.
Wine, beer, juice, and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board ship.
Coffee, tea, chocolate, cappuccino, water and snacks on board ship throughout the expedition.
All guided shore excursions.
Lectures and entertainment on board.
Comprehensive pre- and post-voyage information material.
Loan of waterproof boots for landing in Antarctica.
IAATO passenger fee.
What is not included
Accommodation, meals, excursions and transfers other than those included in the itinerary and the Contingency Plan corresponding to each voyage. Specifically, dinner in Punta Arenas upon return from Antarctica is not included.
Beverages purchased at the ship’s bar.
Internet connection on board the ship.
Personal travel insurance.
Extra expenses (communication, laundry, souvenirs, etc.).
Visas for Chile and/or Argentina, passport expenses, and any arrival and/or departure tax, if applicable.