Voyage Summary

Experience the unrivalled majesty of the White Continent without having to cross the Drake Passage on this unique expedition itinerary. Following flights from Santiago (via Punta Arenas), you’ll board Silver Cloud on King George Island and set off for six days of the adventure in the Antarctic Peninsula. Towards the end of your trip, you’ll spend a day exploring the breathtaking South Shetland Islands, home to towering peaks, vast waddles of penguins (including Gentoo, Chinstrap and Adelie) and the final resting place of legendary polar explorer Ernest Shackleton.

9th December 2023
6 days
Silver Cloud
12,500 pp

Expedition Highlights:

  • Skip the Drake Passage and embark on King George Island
  • Enjoy five days in the Antarctic Peninsula with Zodiac landings and excursions included
  • Witness Antarctica’s breathtaking wildlife at close quarters, from breaching whales to thousands of penguins
  • Take part in hiking and kayaking trips led by a highly-trained Expedition Team


Your Itinerary:

  • Day 1: King George Island
  • Day 2: Antarctic Sound
  • Day 3: Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 4: Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 5: Antarctic Peninsula
  • Day 6: South Shetland Islands
  • Day 7: King George Island

Included in this trip:

  • Private transfers from your home
  • Return economy flights to Punt Arenas (via Santiago)
  • One-night hotel stay in Punta Arenas
  • Return Business Class flights to King George Island
  • All meals and dining
  • Excursions
  • Complimentary expedition gear

Explore From:

£12,500 per person
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