Discovering the 7th Continent
Discover the world’s 7th continent over 11 or 12 phenomenal days*. If you have ever dreamt of travelling like an old world explorer then board our ice strengthened Antarctic cruise ship for an amazing journey tailor made for your adventurous spirit. Enjoy an action-packed adventure to the far south. This discover the 7th continent voyage is chock full of exceptional adventure, wilderness and wildlife spotting. You can be on the look out for migrating whales from the moment you cast off across the Drake Passage from Ushuaia while waiting to for the first moment you set foot on shore.
The South Shetland islands will put on a welcoming show like nowhere else on earth with the distinctive cache of penguin rookeries and seal colonies. On this journey you’ll have three full days of on shore excursions both on the South Shetland islands and the Antarctic Peninsula itself. Squeeze in as much action as possible while meeting the unique creatures who call this place home during the summer. Whether you are a keen photographer, avid wildlife lover or just passionate about dramatic and pristine wildernesses this Antarctica tour is ideal. You will have the opportunity to make shore landing in the Antarctica Peninsula and set foot on the 7th continent. Even just an 11 or 12 day journey can be a life changing experience as you discover Antarctica.
*Available on 11 and 12-day itineraries* Prices will change depending on departure date and duration. A charter flight package from Buenos Aires can be added
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Great wildlife opportunities, visit penguin rookeries, spot seals lounging, whales breeching - plus options to add kayaking, paddling, camping or paddle-boarding.
"When I did this expedition we were fortunate enough with the weather and were able to sail through the stunning Lemaire channel, stunning scenery with steep mountains on either side of this ice filled narrow passage!" Tara, Team Viva
Explore Antarctica in zodiacs and get the opportunity to set foot on the 7th continent! Zodiac cruising and landing are included each day.