ANTARCTICA

 

No place on earth can compare to the wonders and awe inspiring beauty of Antarctica. The world's last frontier, it is a continent of dramatic ice mountains and never ending snow fields, jagged icebergs of every shape and size and wildlife which is nothing short of astonishing. Each year in the season between December and February there are several vessels that operate 10 day cruises out of Ushuaia in Southern Argentina or Punta Arenas in Southern Chile. These programs range from society expeditions to smaller lesser known vessels offer its incredible cruises. 

As sailing schedules on smaller vessels are sometimes not set until June/July, call your travel agent or Destination Holidays to be put on a mailing list to receive the information as soon as the dates are set. 

 

ANTARCTIC CRUISING

If you are eager to discover unknown lands and enjoy the grandness of wild landscapes in which nature can still show its genuine shapes, colours and shades, and even its strength and violence... No place of earth can compare to the wondrous, awe-inspiring beauty of Antarctica. 

It is the world's last frontier, a continent of dramatic ice mountains and never- ending snowfields, jagged icebergs of every shape and size, and wildlife which is nothing short of astonishing. Let us take you along the routes opened by Smith, Scott, Amudsen, Larsen and many other legendary explorers who headed for adventure in Antarctica. Sail through Gerlache or Neumayer Strait among amazing icebergs, forbidding ice-sculptures, on the way to the White Continent. 

An unforgettable trip you can share with relatives and friends ... Come and discover the only wild continent left on earth. There are several ships departing either Punta Arenas (Chile) and Ushuaia (Argentina) for the Antarctic cruising for approximately 10 days. Most cruise companies set their sailing schedule in June and July. Please list your intention with your travel agent or Destination Holidays to ensure a berth. 

Season: December to February.