Falkland Islands- South Georgia- Antarctica
Meet at least 6 penguin species on this expedition cruise aboard the Plancius
From: USD 12,558
A 19-day expedition cruise
The Trip Highlights
At least 6 penguin species
Antarctic fur seals
Immense icebergs and glaciers
Bird and whale watching
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
Walk among the famous King Penguins
Learn from industry experts
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
This Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and Antarctic Peninsula cruise is an animal-lover’s dream come true. The expedition explores one of the last untamed areas on Earth – a land of ruggedly beautiful landscapes and amazingly varied wildlife.
Discover some of the most beautiful wildlife on Earth. This expedition cruise will introduce you to at least 6 species of penguin and so many Antarctic fur seals!
You will have at least one dedicated expedition guide on the team who will share their expert knowledge about bird species and who will be available to help you identify, photograph, and learn more about the birds in Antarctica. In addition to outdoor sessions, your guide will focus on species and other related information during the on-board lectures and daily re-caps.
Your ship: Plancius
M/v “Plancius” was built in 1976 as an oceanographic research vessel for the Royal Dutch Navy and was named “Hr. Ms. Tydeman”. The ship sailed for the Dutch Navy until June 2004 and was eventually purchased by Oceanwide Expeditions. The vessel was completely rebuilt as a passenger vessel in 2009 and complies with the latest SOLAS regulations (Safety Of Life At Sea). M/v “Plancius” is classed by Lloyd’s Register and flies the Dutch flag.
M/v “Plancius” accommodates 108 passengers with private toilet and shower in 4 quadruple porthole cabins, 2 triple porthole cabins, 9 twin porthole cabins, 25 … Read more about Plancius