Aurora Expeditions Sylvia Earle South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey

South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey aboard the Greg Mortimer

Take part in this incredible polar experience and experience countless unforgettable moments in Antarctica

South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey
A 19-day long expedition cruise
First Class Ship

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A 19-day long Cruise

First Class Ship
The Trip Highlights

Walk among enormous king penguin colonies

Explore Elephant Island

Observe Polar wildlife in their natural habitat

Whale watching from your Zodiac

Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience

Experience the chill of a polar plunge

Learn from Polar experts

Your trip is 100% carbon offset

Expedition Parka to take home

Experience a polar experience few people get in their lifetime as we set foot on the 7th continent! Discover polar wildlife as we set sail on the comfortable and spacious Greg Mortimer to venture south to South Georgia Island and the Antarctic Peninsula. Observe ice formations, whales and playful seals swimming alongside the ship, polar birds flying overhead and walk among the continent's penguins. Take a polar plunge and make the most of your cruise experience with a wide range of activities available on your Zodiac.

Your ship: Greg Mortimer

Welcome aboard the Greg Mortimer, a cruise ship built for expeditions to the most remote places on earth. The first passenger cruise ship to feature the revolutionary Ulstein X-BOW®, allowing the ship to cross polar oceans more comfortably and efficiently. A Greg Mortimer polar cruise is designed for rugged remote areas. The ship accommodates roughly 126 passengers per voyage, and with an expansive observation deck, the ship brings you closer to the incredible secluded environment the Arctic and Antarctic have to offer. With unsurpassed environmental credentials and a perfect base camp for far … Read more about Greg Mortimer

Amenities

gym
Fitness Center
bar
Bar
rubber boots
Mudroom
parka
Expedition Parka
theater
Lecture Theater
zodiac fleet
Zodiac Fleet
lounge
Observation Lounge
hot tub
Hot Tub
spa
Spa
rubber boots
Rubber Boots
sauna
Sauna
doctor's suitcase
Medical Services
library
Library

Food & Drinks

One can argue the most important part of any trip is the food! A Greg Mortimer 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 wines, 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 Greg Mortimer 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.

All of our seafood onboard is sustainably sourced in accordance with the Marine Stewardship Council guidelines. We also cater to vegetarian and vegan diets (please mention this when booking).

Aurora Expeditions Sylvia Earle South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey
Aurora Expeditions Sylvia Earle South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey
Aurora Expeditions Sylvia Earle South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey