Shackletons Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands
This is an epic voyage of discovery aboard the Ocean Endeavour, as you follow in the footsteps of Ernest Shackleton and unearth the secrets of Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands. Marvel at spectacular rugged scenery, mingle with thousands of King penguins, seals and observe soaring albatross in the wildlife meccas of South Georgia and the Falklands. Glide through ice floes in a zodiac with expert guides among Antarctica’s towering icebergs and majestic glaciers in search of whales and predatory leopard seals.
This unforgettable journey to Antarctica is aboard the Ocean Endeavour, which has one of the best guide to passenger ratios in Antarctica (1:8). The ship is equipped with a large Zodiac fleet including specialized forward-facing photography zodiacs designed for maximum comfort & uninterrupted views. Amenities onboard include an expedition lounge, restaurant, bar, pool, jacuzzi, library, gym, sundeck, spa facilities and sauna. There is also dedicated single occupancy cabins with no single surcharge
**Paul Kelly, Songs of the South: The 8th January 2024 departure will have special guests onboard including Australian musician, Paul Kelly**
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The best opportunities to view huge numbers of Antarctic wildlife on many different islands, remote coves and incredible hikes...this trip visits South Georgia, the Falklands and Antarctica itself 3 weeks!
"Aside from the magic of Antarctica, this journey allows you to explore the history of Ernest Shackleton and his crew. Learn about their expedition and one of the greatest survival stories of all times" Tara, Team Viva
Plenty of walks and zodiac rides into the vast frozen wilderness that is hauntingly beautiful, with magical vistas and untamed wildlife.