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Lake Fryxell, Antarctica

Lake Fryxell, Antarctica

Pleneau Bay, Antarctica

Pleneau Bay, Antarctica

Lemaire Channel, Antarctica

Lemaire Channel, Antarctica

Lake Fryxell

Lake Fryxell

Kayaking in Antarctica

Kayaking in Antarctica

Hourglass Dolphin, Antarctica

Hourglass Dolphin, Antarctica

Iceberg in Drake Passage Antarctica

Iceberg in Drake Passage Antarctica

Seal in Antarctica

Seal in Antarctica

Ushuaia, Antarctica

Ushuaia, Antarctica

Ushuaia Lake, Antarctica

Ushuaia Lake, Antarctica

Antarctica is a True Adventure

Antarctica isn’t usually a destination on the top of everyone’s list for vacations. However, those who make the trip as part of a thrilling Antarctica cruise have memories that last forever.

As the southernmost continent, Antarctica is an enormous landmass covered with ice. Its high elevation, dry atmosphere, and cold temperatures mean that the continent is nearly completely uninhabited, safe for the varied wildlife. Curious seals, whales, and penguins may come out to play. Fleets that offer Antarctica sailings include Seabourn, Holland America, Azamara, and Crystal.

What can you expect on an Antarctica cruise? You’ll likely sail from South America and pay a visit to the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula. Here, you’ll see passages filled with icebergs, Paradise Harbor and the Lemaire Channel, and Port Lockroy, the museum — a former British research station.

  • Destination Port 1 Departure Port
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Cruise Lines Apr 24 May 24 Jun 24 Jul 24 Aug 24 Sep 24 Oct 24 Nov 24 Dec 24 Jan 25 Feb 25 Mar 25
Hurtigruten Expeditions               $9,249 $9,249 $11,095 $9,726 $9,495
Silversea Cruises             $26,900 $13,400 $14,500 $14,900 $14,000 $6,100
Viking Expeditions Cruises               $12,995 $14,295 $12,995 $13,995  

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Antarctica