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Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands

Witness extraordinary landscapes and great migrations during this Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands cruise. Look for penguins, seals & whales.

19 Day
From (AUD)
$ 29,425
  • 2020 Buenos Aires > Buenos Aires

    Extraordinary landscapes

    Little islands with big tales to tell. The South Georgia Islands are teeming with wildlife and exploration history, while the intriguing Falkland Islands are unique, as is the great white wonder of Antarctica.

    Summer comes to Antarctica and South Georgia like a revelation. Arrive as the breeding cycle reaches its peak. Chicks become juveniles and seal pups thrill with mock charges. In March there is a staggering amount of whales, seals, birds and penguins on display as they prepare for the cooler months.

    Tour Code:

    301S

    Duration:

    19 Days

    Departure City:

    Buenos Aires

    Return City:

    Buenos Aires

  • 19 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Buenos Aires, Argentina > Ushuaia

      Fly to Ushuaia where you will be warmly greeted by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse and settle into your elegant suite.

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - At sea

      Settle into shipboard life as you cruise towards the Antarctic Peninsula.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - At Sea

      A day at sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible based on the conditions. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will carefully plan each day’s activities.

       

      Discovery: Partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions and cruise on the Zodiacs or kayaks around ice formations and step onshore to view penguin rookeries.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 8 - Elephant Island

      Elephant Island is where Shackleton’s men wintered beneath their upturned boats.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - At Sea

      Cruise towards South Georgia.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - South Georgia

      Once again, due to the nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible based on the conditions.

      Discovery: On your Scenic Discovery excursions, be in awe of the majesty of nature as you step onto beaches surrounded by thousands of king penguins and encounter enormous southern elephant seals and countless fur seals. In Grytviken, a former whaling station, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the resting place of Ernest Shackleton.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - South Georgia

      Take discovery excursions led by the Discovery team offer unique insights into the environment, wildlife and history dependent on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 12 - South Georgia

      Take discovery excursions dependent on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - South Georgia

      Take discovery excursions dependent on ice and weather conditions.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - At Sea

      Cross the Scotia Sea, escorted by whales, dolphins and seabirds.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 15 - Falkland Islands

      The Falkland Islands are a unique archipelago teeming with wildlife and nature intertwined with an intriguing history and culture. Saunders Island is where you can see the gentoo, Magellanic and rockhopper penguins on white sandy beaches.

      Discovery: Scenic Discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak and nature walks.

      Discover the picturesque capital of the Falklands, Stanley, and get to know the friendly locals who are proud of their history and heritage which you will uncover at the museum.

      Freechoice

      Take a walking tour of the small capital or on a Battlefields tour visit the key sites of the conflict.

      Discovery: Scenic Discovery excursion at Gypsy Cove, walk the wildlife trail and see the Magellanic penguin colony.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 16 - Falkland Islands

      Continue exploring the Falkland Islands.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 17 - At sea

      Farewell your adventure in the icy lands and set sail heading north to the continent of South America.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 18 - At sea

      A day at sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 19 - Buenos Aires, Argentina

      Disembark after breakfast, taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    Your all-inclusive cruise features:
    • Only 200 guests on board
    • 100% spacious Verandah Suites
    • Butler service for every guest
    • Up to nine on board dining experiences, from casual to fine dining
    • Complimentary beverages all day, every day
    • 16 member Specialist Polar Discovery Team
    • Scenic Discovery excursions
    • Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
    • Engaging lecture and education program on board
    • Complimentary expedition parka, water bottle plus use of special polar boots
    • Internal flights and taxes
    • All tipping and gratuities