Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires

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5 Based on 7 Reviews
  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-95 yrs
  • max group size 199
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-7800
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
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  • Starts Buenos Aires, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Ends Buenos Aires, Argentina, Argentina
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore highlights of the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Enjoy helicopter flightseeing from Ultramarine for a unique perspective of the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Enjoy talks about the environment and wildlife from our onboard Polar experts
  • Experience abundant wildlife, such as penguins, seals and whales
  • Travel on a small expedition vessel
  • Accompanied by extremely qualified Expedition Staff
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The tour "Antarctic Explorer Via Buenos Aires" starts and ends in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This is a polar expeditions and cruise trip that takes 11 days taking you through Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ushuaia, Beagle Channel Cruise and Antarctic Peninsula in Argentina and Antarctica. This is a guided group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Antarctica is an incredible destination with the power to transform those who are fortunate enough to experience it. Our classic Antarctic Explorer voyage has been designed to give you the very best of the Antarctic Peninsula over 11 remarkable days. Conquer the famed Drake Passage; explore majestic natural environments by Zodiac and on foot; experience penguins, whales and other wildlife; and enjoy talks on history, biology and glaciology by our onboard Polar experts. You can personalize your adventure with options that suit your specific interests, and have the experience of a lifetime, customized to you.

Antarctica has been inspiring explorers for centuries—now it’s your turn. Be among the first guests on our pioneering new vessel, Ultramarine. This purpose-built vessel is designed to extend the boundaries of Polar exploration and offer an unmatched Antarctic experience, including a flightseeing tour you’ll never forget and a range of adventure options more extensive than any other ship in its class. We’re excited to host you on your unforgettable adventure!
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Arrive in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Day 2: Fly to Ushuaia and embark
  • Day 3 - 4: Crossing the Drake Passage
  • Day 5 - 8: South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 9 - 10: Crossing the Drake Passage
  • Day 11: Disembark in Ushuaia and fly to Buenos Aires
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • All accommodation
Meals
  • Beer and wine at dinner
Transport
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Mandatory transfer package (including return charter flights Buenos Aires to Ushuaia)
  • We can include flights from the UK. Please contact us for a quote.
Guide
  • Tour leader throughout and qualified Expedition Staff
Others
  • All meals while on the ship
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
5 - Excellent
Based on 7 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Feb 22 2019
5 - Excellent
Everything and more
If Antarctica has been on your to do list GO!,,Amazing time had by all, my only negative would be that I did not book to go onto South Georgia and The Falklands due to the time factor. I now have to select photos for my album... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Apr 16 2017
5 - Excellent
Antarctica via Buenos Aires
An amazing and unique experience would highly recommend it's worth every penny
  • Anonymous
  • On Apr 16 2017
5 - Excellent
Above all expectations!
from start till end this trip was amazing!Everything went smoothly, from the pre-tour info, to information at the hotel and the logistics of the domestic flights and checking in on the boat. It felt very safe, especially for a... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Apr 16 2017
5 - Excellent
Absolutely awesome trip
This was one of the most amazing trips we have ever done. The scenery was breathtaking. The crew and expedition team were cheerful, helpful and knowledgeable. The kayaking with penguins and whales popping up feet away was... Read more
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires tour. You can cancel the tour up to 133 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 132 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 16 June 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 16 June 2023, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 132 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Group sizes are kept small to maintain a low risk ‘small group bubble’, with an average of 10 guests in each group.
  • Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • All travellers will be required to be fully vaccinated no less than two weeks prior to travel.
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