Antarctic Express: Crossing the Antarctic Circle from Punta Arenas

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Group Tour
  • age requirement 8+ years old
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  • Starts Punta Arenas, Antarctica
  • Ends Punta Arenas
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Flying over the famous Drake Passage to King George Island is the fastest, most direct way to travel to Antarctica
  • Get up close to an incredible range of wildlife, such as minke, humpback and orca whales or gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins
  • Few people ever get the opportunity to set foot on the Great White Continent, but you'll be one of them
  • A diversity of possible landing sites and activities allows you to see the spectacular Antarctic Peninsula from multiple perspectives
Start and end in Punta Arenas, the trip Antarctic Express: Crossing The Antarctic Circle From Punta Arenas is a guided polar expeditions and cruise tour that takes 11 days. You will be traveling through South Shetland Islands, King George Island and Punta Arenas in Chile and Antarctica. Antarctic Express: Crossing The Antarctic Circle From Punta Arenas is a group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

Enjoy Antarctica in style – by flying and then cruising south of the Antarctic Circle! A short three-hour flight is all it takes to travel between Punta Arenas, Chile and King George Island in Antarctica. Skipping all the extra days at sea, you’ll enjoy only the best scenery and wildlife experiences of the Antarctic. Prepare yourself for a sensory overload, as you’ll be inundated by the sheer beauty and dramatic landscapes of the white continent. Soon after, our team of polar experts on the ship will have you searching for penguins and whales in Antarctica.
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ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Day 2: Fly to Antarctica
  • Day 3-5: Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands
  • Day 6-7: Antarctic Circle
  • Day 8-9: Northbound along the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 10: Disembark and fly to Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Day 11: Depart Punta Arenas
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Accommodation
Meals
  • 10 Breakfast, 7 Lunch, 9 Dinner
Transport
  • Plane , Ship , zodiac
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Punta Arenas are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Antarctic Express: Crossing the Antarctic Circle from Punta Arenas tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit of 3499 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 57 days before departure. For any departures within 09 February 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Antarctic Express: Crossing the Antarctic Circle from Punta Arenas 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 Express: Crossing the Antarctic Circle from Punta Arenas 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 travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

CANCELLATION No additional cancellation fees apply for this Antarctic Express: Crossing the Antarctic Circle from Punta Arenas tour. You can cancel the tour up to 58 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 57 days of departure.
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