Set sail from Ushuaia on the Ocean Atlantic on this extensive 20 day trip that takes in a crossing of the Drake Passage, the Antarctic Peninsula, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. Savour close-up encounters with the region's incredible wildlife – penguins, whales, and seabirds – follow in the footsteps of legendary explorers like Shackleton, and discover the history and stories buried beneath the ice. Enjoy Zodiac excursions to cruise through ice-filled bays, stop at penguin breeding grounds and land at iconic sights. While at sea take advantage of your ship's warm hospitality, comfortable living quarters, and onboard experts, with ample leisure time to absorb your unique surroundings. This Antarctic adventure provides the perfect way to discover one of the last frontiers for explorers.

Highlights

Journey through the historic Beagle Channel and Drake Passage, looking out for rare birdlife and whales with the help of your expedition team

Most people will never get the chance to see the snowy mountains, icebergs and glaciers of the Great White Continent. Explore the spectacular Antarctic Peninsula from multiple perspectives on daily excursions

The Antarctic Peninsula is teeming with marine and birdlife. Get up close to minke, humpback and orca whales or gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins on regular Zodiac cruises and landings

Discover the remote landscapes, wildlife and rich history of South Georgia and the Falklands Islands