Antarctica Expedition

19 Days of exploring the wonders of Antarctica & Buenos Aires

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LUXURY SAILING, ICEBERGS, GLACIERS & PENGUINS

Spend 2-nights in the vibrant city of Buenos Aires before embarking on an incredible expedition sailing through the Drake Passage to the icy waters of Antarctica for 11 days of wildlife spotting and enjoying unique shore experiences!

  • Explore the wonders of Antarctica
  • 11 Days sailing the waters surrounding Antarctica
  • Personal encounters with Antartica’s wildlife
  • New route exploration through the ice sea
  • 2 Nights accommodations in Buenos Aires
  • Local touring and history
  • All meals

Included highlights:

Buenos Aires touring
Drake Passage
Glacier and iceberg viewing
Expedition team landings
Penguin colonies

 

Ship Highlights:
New in 2019
Sustainable Hybrid Technology
All outside facing cabins
Scandinavian design and features throughout
Onboard Science Center
Multiple dining options
Sauna, Spa, and Fitness Room
State of the art Wellness Center
Infinity Pool and Hot Tubs
2025 Antarctica Map

Accommodations:

2 Nights accommodations in Buenos Aires

16 Nights sailing on the luxury MS Roald Amundsen

Active Rating:

EASY TO MODERATE
Light mobility is required to board small zodiac vessels and walking on ice.

Included Meals:

50
All meals are included while traveling with John Hall’s Alaska World Adventures to Antarctica. This includes pre-cruise and while onboard the vessel. A variety of options will be available based on expedition time, travel time and daily plans.

Max Group Size: 30

Itinerary

Day 1WELCOME TO BUENOS AIRES

Welcome to the Antarctic Adventure! As you arrive in Buenos Aires, all guests will be met by their John Hall’s Alaska representative and transferred to their hotel. Enjoy the bustle of Buenos Aires and dinner at your leisure before retiring in this beautiful destination. Rest up as the adventure begins as you travel to this far away continent, and rest easy knowing you are in the care of the John Hall’s Alaska team.

Dinner 

Day 2THE BEST OF BUENOS AIRES

Enjoy a welcome breakfast with your fellow John Hall’s Alaska World Adventure Travelers. We may be miles from Alaska or other destinations traveled but this adventure starts with the same personalized service. Spend today enjoying the sites of Buenos Aires on an included city tour taking in the highlights of this magical city. Return to your hotel this evening for dinner at your leisure.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3BOARD YOUR VESSEL

Today, the Antarctica adventure begins. Board an early morning flight to Ushuaia, where guests will embark the MS Roald Amundsen, specially designed for cruising the polar waters. After a briefing from your Expedition Team, you will have time to settle into your cabin and explore the beautiful vessel.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4ADVENTURES ON ANTARCTICA

Days 4-5
As the MS Roald Amundsen sails from Ushuaia to Antarctica through the Drake Passage, the Expedition Team will equip visitors with everything they need to make the most of the polar expedition and adventures. Spend your days in Expedition Team talks while taking in the luxuries of the MS Roald Amundsen while keeping your eyes peeled for whales and albatrosses.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6ADVENTURES ON ANTARCTICA

Days 6-16
Nothing quite prepares you for it! Surrounded by looming glaciers, and icebergs the size of floating cathedrals, Antarctica will fill you with wonder. Colonies of penguins huddle on the ice flows, avoiding the cunning leopard seals that hunt them. Majestic, migrating whales glide among amazing icebergs, hunting the shoals of krill they feed on. Over the next 10 days, the experienced captain will continually monitor conditions to create the best possible itinerary for your adventure, with no two being the same. Join the expedition team on landings and ice cruises whenever the opportunity presents itself.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 17SAILING THROUGH DRAKE PASSAGE

Days 17-18
After 11 days of exhilarating exploration and taking in the wonders and wildlife of Antarctica, your action-packed expedition cruise nears its end. Enjoy your time at sea as you say goodbye to your fellow John Hall’s Alaska World Adventures traveling companions and representative.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 19RETURN TO BUENOS AIRES

The expedition cruise ends in Ushuaia in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina’s southernmost province. From here, take a chartered flight back to Buenos Aires, to catch your commercial flight home.

Breakfast

Departures and Pricing

PER PERSON PRICING INCLUDES

Requested type of accommodations onboard vessel, fully-guided service, airport meet and greet, attractions, all meals, taxes, baggage handling, flights between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia, all service gratuities and cruiseline gratuity/fees. Also includes pre-touring, 2 nights of accommodation in Buenos Aires and all meals.

January 26, 2025
Antartica Expedition
19-Day Tour

January 26 – February 13, 2025

RR Cabin
(Outside)
Double: $11,629
Single: $15,519
XT Cabin
(Arctic Superior with Balcony)
Double: SOLD OUT
Single: SOLD OUT
ME Cabin
(Suite with Balcony)
Double: $15,759
Single: $28,199
Tour Savings

Check Discount – SAVE $300 per person when you pay your tour balance by check or cash versus credit card!

How To Reserve This Tour

To confirm your reservation, a deposit of $3500.00 USD per person is due within 10 days of reservation. To reserve your space, please contact our office at 800.325.2270. Guests may also book online by visiting our World Adventure page at www.KissAlaska.com. Deposits are accepted by check or credit card including Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.

FULL TERMS & CONDITIONS

Arranging Your Flights

Arrival and departure airfare to and from Buenos Aires is not included. Chartered flight to/from the vessel in Ushuaia are included in the package.

Due to TSA security checks, please arrive at your local airport 2 hours prior to the plane departure time. The John Hall’s Alaska team can provide assistance with flight arrangements.

It is important to note when booking flights, international airports may require additional security screening when transiting terminals. Guests should plan for 2-3 hours in between international flights.

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