Highlights: South Georgia & Antarctica Peninsula
Experience the best of the Antarctic Peninsula and South Georgia on this 18 day voyage. Great for history buffs, wildlife enthusiasts, keen photographers - anyone, as this is the voyage to experience both Antarctica and South Georgia in under 3 weeks. In South Georgia, the landscapes are dramatic, the King Penguin colonies enormous, numbers of penguins are in their millions, plus there are thousands of birds, fur seals and elephant seals! South Georgia is also where we retrace Shackleton’s steps and visit his grave and Grytviken, an ex-whaling station. Then in the peak austral summer of the Antarctica peninsula, you will rewarded with colonies of curious penguin chicks and playful seal pups. Furthermore the ice capped landscapes, icebergs and glaciers will leave you spellbound.
Highlights of South Georgia and the Antarctica Peninsula - is the ultimate voyage to experience it all!
Aboard the Ocean Endeavour, you’ll find a wealth of indulgences: yoga classes, pool, jacuzzi, gym, spa facilities and sauna. For more leisurely R&R, a well-stocked library, two restaurants, bar and outdoor sundeck will keep you busy and entertained in-between on-land explorations. Daily presentations by experts will enlighten and inform you on the wilderness and wildlife you’ll see on your visit to Antarctica. Recently renovated and boasting a 1:8 crew to guest ratio (about the best in the business) the Ocean Endeavour is a fantastic choice for your Antarctica adventure.
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“On the Ocean Endeavour make sure you take part in a Yoga session. I haven’t done much Yoga previously, but thoroughly enjoyed it and I felt it helped me cope better with the motion sickness.” Pia, Team Viva
Visit some famous sites - Elephant Island, the grave of Sir Ernest Shackleon and the historic whaling stations of Grytviken and Stromness.
This voyage takes in a lot of locations in a relatively short duration, so much variety in wildlife and landscapes.