Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-79 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-36129
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Ushuaia, Argentina
  • Ends Ushuaia, Argentina
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Travel into scenic Antarctica - explore the islands of the peninsula
  • Enjoy a variety of penguins - walk amongst vast penguin rookeries of gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins
  • Incredible scenery - enjoy the freedom of being in the vast, ice-sculpted, Antarctic wilderness
  • Wildlife watching - enjoy the wildlife and views from the bridge or outer decks of your ice-strengthened vessel
  • Excellent Expedition staff - delight in the knowledge of your expert lecturers and guides, as they accompany you on shores
The trip "Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia" starts from and ends in Ushuaia. This is a polar expeditions and cruise trip that takes 10 days taking you through Ushuaia, South Shetland Islands, Drake Passage and Ushuaia in Antarctica and Argentina. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

The South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula form one of the most spectacular wilderness areas on Earth. A remarkable collection of wildlife lives in the shadow of snow-capped mountains and blue icebergs; penguins, whales and a rich diversity of birdlife await you an this exploratory journey into the Great White Continent.

Travel into scenic Antarctica - explore the islands of the peninsula

Enjoy a variety of penguins - walk amongst vast penguin rookeries of gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins

Incredible scenery - enjoy the freedom of being in the vast, ice-sculpted, Antarctic wilderness
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  • Day 1 : Ushuaia
  • Day 2 : Crossing the Drake Passage
  • Day 3 : Crossing the Drake Passage
  • Day 4 : Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands
  • Day 5 : Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands
  • Day 6 : Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 7 : Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 8 : The Drake Passage
  • Day 9 : The Drake Passage
  • Day 10 : Cruise ends Ushuaia
  • 9 Breakfasts, 8 Lunches, 9 Dinners
  • M/V Ushuaia (9 nights)
  • Expedition Crew
  • Naturalist(s)
  • M/V Ushuaia
  • Zodiac
  • Any international flights to/from Ushuaia 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 Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
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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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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia tour. You can cancel the tour up to 120 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 119 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 12 October 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 12 October 2024, a deposit of 20% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 119 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Classic Antarctica - M/V Ushuaia 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.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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