Antarctica Peninsula Adventure Cruise.
Oct 28 - Nov 9, 2017.
Why Ski Tour Here:
- The trips and itineraries are customized for those with an adventure-driven spirit; providing the clients with a unique opportunity to trek, ski and snowboard several of the White Continent’s untamed peaks.
- Journey deep into the rugged landscape of one of earth’s last frontiers while enjoying the convenience, safety and comfort of the Sea Adventurer expedition ship.
- Experience true modern exploration as you travel to a land covered by glaciers, never conquered by man. Travel through alleys of icebergs and study the blue mystery of such extraordinary formations of nature.
- Daily shore landings, lectures and zodiac excursions will cover the history, biology, geology and politics of our Southernmost continent.
|TRIP LENGTH :||13 days, 12 nights|
|SUMMARY ITINERARY :||
Arrive in Ushuaia, Argentina. Overnight in Ushuaia.
Board the Sea Adventurer and set sail down the Beagle Channel.
Cross the Drake Passage. Sperm, fin, and humpback whales, along with skies of seabirds will accompany our journey.
Ski and trekking objectives at Neko Harbour. Zodiac cruises, penguin rookeries, hiking.
Ski and trekking objectives at Anvers and Wenke Islands. Port Lockroy scientific base and museum. Visit gentoo and adelie penguin habitat.
Ronge/Island/Mt. Britannia. Visit penguin rookery at Georges Point.
Ski and trekking objectives in Paradise Bay. Zodiac excursions. Visit penguin rookery and Almirante Brown Station.
Lemaire Channel/ Mt. Scott/ Mt. Demaria/Mt. Mill ski descents. Visit the Ukrainian Vernadsky scientific station. Killer whale and leopard seal sightings.
New ski descents and nature cruises of Charlotte Bay; begin journey north in the evening.
Sail Drake Passage; pass the dramatic cliffs of Cape Horn.
Disembark the Sea Adventurer in Ushuaia, Argentina.
Flexibility is necessary for all Antarctic travel. This program is subject to change throughout the journey depending on ice, weather and local conditions.
|PRICE (PER PERSON):||
Lower Deck Twin: $8,995
Main Deck Twin (porthole): $10,995
Main Deck Twin (window): $11,165
Main Deck Twin Single: $18,690
Upper Deck Superior: $13,090
Upper Deck Deluxe: $14,180
Captain’s Deck Deluxe: $14,180 per guest
Suite Cabins: $16,490
Owner’s Suite: $18,690
|ACTIVITY FEES (PER GUEST):||
$1,000 for backcountry skiing
$1,000 for sea kayaking
$500 for snowshoe trekking
|ACCESS POINT :||Fly into Ushuaia, Argentina on the first day of the trip.|
|PRE/POST SKIING :||N/A|
|INCLUSIONS & ACCOMODATION:
|DEPOSIT :||A 50% deposit is required upon booking to secure your slot.|
|FULL PAYMENT :||The balance is due 95 days prior to the start date.|
|REFUNDS :||All requests for cancellations must be received in writing. Cancellations received up to 150 days prior to departure are refunded less an administrative fee of $500 per person. If cancellation is received between 149 and 95 days prior to departure, the deposit is forfeited. Please note that for cancellations received within 94 days prior to departure, all deposits and tariffs are forfeited. If cancellation occurs within the 94-day period and full payment has not yet been received, the full penalty will still apply and unpaid monies are due immediately. For these and other reasons mentioned below, you are strongly encouraged to obtain trip cancellation insurance. Prices quoted are based on group participation and no refunds will be made for any part of the program in which you choose not to participate.|