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Punta Arenas | King George Island | Antarctica

Highlights:

  • Cross the Drake Passage on a 2 hour flight – versus – 2 days of oceanic sailing
  • Explore the area in an ice class modern vessel – safe and comfortable, ideal for polar cruising
  • Enjoy an active voyage, rich in daily activities

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ACCOMODATIONS

CITYNIGHTSHOTELS
Punta Arenas2Rey Don Felipe
Antarctica4M/V Ocean Nova
DAY 1
Arrival in Punta Arenas

Arrive in the city of Punta Arenas; meet and transfer to your hotel. Attend a mandatory briefing about your voyage and review essential guidelines for Antarctic visitors. Gather for a welcome dinner of regional cuisine. (D)

DAY 2
Punta Arenas | King George Island

Depart on a two-hour flight to King George Island in the South Shetland Islands. Explore the area surrounding Chile’s Frei Station and Russia’s Bellingshausen station before boarding a Zodiac to embark on your expedition vessel. (B,L,D)

DAY 3
Antarctica

Day 1 of exploration of Antarctica’s varied environment. Cruise between the South Shetland Islands and the Western Coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Disembark by Zodiac and explore the landscape together with expert polar guides. Onboard the ship, attend lectures and presentations. (B,L,D)

DAY 4
Antarctica

Day 2 of exploration of Antarctica’s varied environment. Cruise between the South Shetland Islands and the Western Coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Disembark by Zodiac and explore the landscape together with expert polar guides. Onboard the ship, attend lectures and presentations. (B,L,D)

DAY 5
Antarctica

Day 3 of exploration of Antarctica’s varied environment. Cruise between the South Shetland Islands and the Western Coast of the Antarctic Peninsula. Disembark by Zodiac and explore the landscape together with expert polar guides. Onboard the ship, attend lectures and presentations. (B,L,D)

DAY 6
King George Island | Punta Arenas

Return to King George Island and board your flight back to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 7
Departure from Punta Arenas

After breakfast, transfer to the Punta Arenas airport for your return flight. (B)

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