Day 1 | Arrive Ushuaia
Welcome to Ushuaia, your gateway to Antarctica. Upon arrival you will be met and escorted to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore on your own terms. Hotel: Arakur Spa Hotel
Day 2 | Board M/V Sea Spirit (10 Nights) (D)
After a leisurely morning, transfer to your luxury expedition ship, the m/v Sea Spirit. This evening, you’ll set sail through the Beagle Channel, so named for the ship that charted the rugged southern coastline of South America in the early 19th century. Hotel: m/v Sea Spirit
Day 3 & 4 | Drake Passage (BB / L / D)
We leave Cape Horn and islands of Tierra del Fuego behind us, bound for the swirling convergence of the Atlantic, Pacific and Southern oceans.
Day 5 – 9 | South Shetland Islands and Antarctica Peninsula (BB / L / D)
Immerse yourself in the incomparably beautiful landscapes of the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula. Stretch your sea legs, embarking on Zodiac excursions to experience this wilderness first hand. Watch the sun glisten on the golden furs of seals lazing on ice floes, slide down snowy slopes and kayak through the icy waters in search of whales and penguins. Spend your days cruising past protected bays and glacial peaks, weaving in and out this untouched island chain – a journey filled with “pinch me moments”.
Day 10 & 11 | Drake Passage (BB / L / D)
We leave the dramatic polar landscape behind, returning via Drake Passage to Ushuaia. Spend your days on board discovering further insights about the Antarctic and enjoy a Farewell Dinner with new friends.
Day 12 | Disembark Ushuaia (BB)
After breakfast, we disembark and take a transfer to the airport or consider extending your stay in Ushuaia. Airport arrival will be at noon; please be aware when booking flights.
FB Full Breakfast BB Buffet Breakfast L Lunch D Dinner BG Be My Guest Dining DW Dinner with Wine WR Welcome Reception FD Farewell Dinner RM Regional Meal YC Your Choice Dining