South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey
South Georgia, Falklands, and Antarctica offer a remote & untamed landscape. On this Antarctica cruise, we journey south along the Antarctic Peninsula. Days remain long and filled with minke and humpback whales, penguins and leopard seals, historic sites and scientific stations. Our Antarctica cruise ship is warm and comfortable and our expert crew of naturalists and historians will entertain you with amazing lectures that compliment your Antarctica tour. Journeys by Zodiac will allow you to touch down on the ice and experience the natural inhabitants up close.
Retracing Shackleton’s boat voyage, we visit Elephant Island before continuing our Antarctic cruise across the Scotia Sea to South Georgia. Famed for its abandoned whaling stations and Shackleton’s heroic journey, South Georgia is home to millions of fur seals and penguins, wallows of elephant seals, and nesting albatross. We arrive at the breeding cycle peak, as chicks become juveniles, parents shuttle fish and seal pups thrill with mock charges. All of this is presented against the backdrop of towering mountain peaks and glaciers that tumble down to the ice-filled bays. Our Antarctic cruise ends in the rugged and historic Falkland Islands where you will fly to Santiago or Punta Arenas. This itinerary is available in reverse.
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