Ocean Nova

Short cruise to Antarctica aboard the Ocean Nova

The perfect amount of days to explore incredible Antarctica

Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise
A 8-day long expedition cruise
Mid Range Ship

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A 8-day long Cruise

Mid Range Ship
The Trip Highlights

Ice-filled fjords

Spectacular Icebergs

Seals and whales

Penguin rookeries

Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience

Fly the Drake Passage

Up to 5 hours of excursion per day

Your trip is 100% carbon offset

Dedicated transfer team in Punta Arenas

The Classic Antarctica air-cruise is one of the most popular Antarctica expedition itineraries. Once arriving by flight to Antarctica, you will sail between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Discover ice-filled fjords and giant icebergs, while spotting all kinds of fantastic polar wildlife that call the White Continent home.

Your ship: Ocean Nova

The Ocean Nova is a sturdy but nimble expedition vessel, originally built in Denmark to sail through the ice-packed waters off Greenland. With its ice-strengthened hull, and after a full refit in 2006, she was converted to become the perfect Antarctic cruise ship. Since then, she has been upgraded and improved every year to maintain her excellent reputation.

For our air-cruises, Ocean Nova has capacity for only 67 passengers who will find themselves in comfortable outside cabins. The ship offers three categories of accommodation for Antarctic cruises: dedicated Single Cabins, Twin Cabins, … Read more about Ocean Nova


Fitness Center
Lecture Theater
zodiac fleet
Zodiac Fleet
Observation Lounge
doctor's suitcase
Medical Services
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