Neko Harbour, Antarctic Peninsula

18D Explorer's Antarctica

Destination Climax
Rockhopper Penguins, Falkland Islands

New Island and West Point Island, Falkland Islands

We will observe Rockhopper Penguins, Blue-eyed Shags and Black-browed Albatross and may even spot Upland Geese. In the afternoon, watch for Peale's Dolphins and Commerson's Dolphins.

Stanley, Falkland Islands

Stanley, Falkland Islands

Stroll through the charming streets of this colourful little town and visit the local museum.

Chinstrap Penguins, Cooper's Bay

South Georgia

This breathtaking destination of towering snow-covered mountains and mighty glaciers attracts an astounding concentration of wildlife. This includes Southern Fur Seals, Southern Elephant Seals, Black-browed, Light-mantled Sooty, Grey-headed and the spectacular Wandering Albatross and thousands of King and Macaroni Penguins.

Cooper's bay

Enjoy a cruise to see numerous Macaroni and Chinstrap Penguins.

Gold Harbour

A large King Penguin colony can be found between Weddell Glacier and Gold Harbour.

Colony of King Penguins in Bluff Cove, Falkland Islands

Grytviken

View exhibits on exploration and discovery at a historic whaling station that is now a museum. At the burial site of the famous explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton, we will toast the great explorer and his many accomplishments.

Salisbury Plain

A favourite breeding ground for hundreds of thousands of King Penguins.

Antarctica Peninsula

Antarctica is irresistible for its spectacular icebergs and calving glaciers. Here are some of the places we may visit:

Paradise Bay, Antarctica

Brown Bluff, Tabarin Peninsula

Adelie and Gentoo Penguins, Kelp Gulls, and Cape Petrels use this as a breeding area.

Cuverville Island, Errera Channel

Large, bare rock areas provide nesting sites for Gentoo Penguins.

Paradise Bay

Set foot on the continent of Antarctica amid spectacular scenery of mountains, glaciers and icebergs.

Deception Island, Antarctica

Port Lockroy, Goudier Island

Built as a listening station during WWII, and used as a research station in the 1950s, the museum has Snowy Sheathbills and Gentoo Penguins roaming outside.

Paulet Island

The island is home to some 90,000 Adelie Penguins and Blue-eyed Shags.

Port Foster, Whalers Bay, Deception Island

Sail into Deception Island's caldera to see unique volcanic features and whaling history.