South Georgia and Antarctic: Penguin Safari
Embark on an adventure and discover incredible wildlife sightings aboard the World Explorer Antarctic Cruise
From: USD 20,876
A 18-day expedition cruise
The Trip Highlights
Experience amazing wildlife sightings
Follow the footprint of explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton
Step foot on the 7th continent
Cross the drake passage
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
Hike up a sparkling glacier
Discover the peninsula from a sea kayak (optional)
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Learn from Polar experts
Discover the incredible polar wildlife as we set sail on the comfortable and spacious Ocean Diamond to venture south of South Georgia Island and the Antarctic Peninsula. Set foot on the 7th continent and photograph the massive albatrosses and mischievous pintado petrels, which will guide us to South Georgia. See beaches filled with adorable elephant seals and king penguins before heading further south to the Antarctic Sea. Make the most of your time in the Circle by sea kayaking, climbing a glistening glacier and playing with gentoo, chinstrap and Adelie penguins!
Your ship: World Explorer
Welcome aboard the World Explorer! Distinct and comfortable, refined and roomy—these attributes and more describe World Explorer. Every cabin has a private walk-out or French balcony for direct ocean views. World Explorer also delivers spacious public lounge spaces to unwind after a day outdoors, including the glass-domed Observation Lounge, the Explorer Lounge, and a dedicated presentation theater. Health and wellness facilities feature an outdoor walking track, a fitness center, and a spa, plus a sauna with a change room and shower.
For the active adventurers, add-ons include kayaking, camp … Read more about World Explorer
Open Bridge Policy
Food & Drinks
There is one dining room located on Deck 4 which offers three meals per day. While mealtimes may change due to landings and wildlife encounters, you’ll always be assured of excellent quality food during our time on World Explorer.
There is one seating for all passengers at breakfast, lunch, and dinner and the restaurant has an open seating policy that encourages passengers to mingle with like-minded Antarctic explorers and share their experiences.
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, 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.