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South georgia explorer

South Georgia Explorer aboard the Polar Pioneer

An intimate cruise to South Georgia on board one of the smallest expedition ships

From: USD 15,795

South Georgia Explorer

15 Days, Max. 48 passengers


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A 15-day expedition cruise

The Trip Highlights

A full week exploring the stunning South Georgia.

Develop your photography skills with the help of experienced guides.

Explore key wildlife sites including Saint Andrews Bay, Salisbury Plain and Gold Harbour.

Expect an abundance of baby fur seals and penguin chicks

Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience

Comfortable, and intimate ice-strengthened expedition vessel.

Led by highly experienced expedition leaders and photography guides.

only 48 passengers on board

Your trip is 100% carbon offset

Join us on a 15-day in-depth wildlife viewing and photography exploration of South Georgia’s spectacular nature. This expedition is aimed at those wanting to spend the maximum amount of unhurried time ashore observing wildlife and is suited for photographers and wildlife watchers.

What makes this trip even more special is our vessel takes just 48 guests and when you are ashore you will be in a small group of just 12 guests for an intimate wildlife and photography experience. Travelling on a small expedition vessel allows us to visit many sites along the coast that larger ships are not allowed to land and get closer to South Georgia’s incredible nature.

Your ship: Polar Pioneer

The well-known MV Polar Pioneer is a durable, capable veteran expedition ship (19 seasons strong) loved by guests and expedition leaders for its capability to explore remote polar regions with ease despite its small size.

Its new Scandinavian owners have done an extensive refit upgrading it to today’s standards and is ready for the 2022 Arctic season.

The Polar Pioneer benefits from holsting maximum 48 guests on an authentic expedition adventure free from the crowds of larger vessels. All guests can fit in the Zodiacs at once ensuring there is no waiting to go ashore and everyone can explor … Read more about Polar Pioneer




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Zodiac Fleet


Observation Deck

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Rubber Boots




All meals

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