Hurtigruten's Antarctica Adventure cruises promises a richness of exploration and discovery. Enjoy a close-up look at penguin colonies and historical sites plus the chance to marvel at Antarctica's mountains and icebergs. Your Antarctica 2011-2012 Adventure starts here
- Shackleton's Antarctica 2011
Sailing in the wake of the historical Explorers of old, you journey from Argentina towards the remote Falkland Islands/Malvinas and the stunning landscapes of South Georgia. Explore and experience the natural majesty of
- Chilean Fjords and Antarctica
Bowing to popular demand we once again feature Chile in our program! This comprehensive expedition affords a unique opportunity to visit the gorgeous landscapes of the Chilean fjords, a large area of uninhabited islands, deep sounds, breathtaking glaciers and narrow passages.
- Shackleton's Christmas Adventure
We invite you to join the Fram family on this epic voyage to Antarctica, via the remote Falkland Islands/Malvinas, South Georgia and South Orkneys. Enjoy traditional Christmas celebrations and a truly unforgettable New Year’s Eve at the end of the world, surrounded by icebergs and penguins.
- Antarctic Discovery
This incredible adventure will take you through the Drake Passage and down into the Southern Ocean, escorted by albatross and storm petrel along the way. Set against the backdrop of Antarctica’s magical white landscape, you will experience the best of this continent’s summer magic, discovering a wealth of wildlife that includes seal, penguin and whale.
- Weddell Sea Adventure
This expedition is named after Captain James Weddell, who in 1823 discovered the sea that bears his name. Experience unforgettable encounters with huge tabular icebergs.
- Polar Circle Quest
Voyaging deep into the Southern Ocean, this unique adventure cruise takes you south to the Antarctic Circle, where you will enter a realm few have ever ventured into. Find yourself surrounded by the most sublime beauty imaginable, joining your fellow explorers to gaze out across landscapes that few eyes have ever seen.
- Shackleton's Antarctica 2012
Sailing in the wake of the historical Explorers of old, you journey from Argentina towards the remote Falkland Islands/Malvinas and the stunning landscapes of South Georgia. There will be time for you to acquaint yourself with these less visited regions during the voyage and learn more about their history, before continuing even further south to explore and experience the natural majesty of
- Hotel Nights
You are able to add hotel nights before or after your voyage in the following cities: Bergen, Oslo, Lisbon, London, Reykjavik, Buenos Aires, Hamburg, Copenhagen
- Essential Information
- Suggested Reading
A selection of favorite, new and hard-to-find books, prepared for your journey.
- Landings in Antarctica
Safety is paramount and the ship’s captain will decide the final sailing itinerary during the voyage. Here is a selection of some of the possible landing sites in Antarctica and during your voyage we will attempt to land at some of these sites.