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Totality in Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands

  • Duration

    20 days
  • Tour Type

    Group Tour
  • Tour Style

    Go Beyond
  • Price From

    $36,500pp
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Capture the magic of Antarctica, Falkland Islands and South Georgia as you embark on a once in a lifetime event to witness the total eclipse of the sun.

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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1

    ARRIVE USHUAIA

    DAY 1: ARRIVE USHUAIA

    Arrive in Ushuaia and transfer to your hotel.

  • Day 2

    EMBARKATION DAY

    DAY 2: EMBARKATION DAY

    Morning at leisure before embarkation commences in the late afternoon. Sail down the historic Beagle Channel. (B,L,D)

  • Days 3-4

    CROSSING THE DRAKE PASSAGE

    DAYS 3-4: CROSSING THE DRAKE PASSAGE

    Cross the legendary Drake Passage. (B,L,D)

  • Days 5-7

    SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS & ANTARCTIC PENINSULA

    DAYS 5-7: SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS & ANTARCTIC PENINSULA

    Each day explore local bays, channels and landing sites by Zodiac. Your Expedition Team will take care of you at each landing, whether you are hiking the Antarctic landscape, visiting a research station or consorting with chinstrap, Adélie and Gentoo penguins, all of which can be found here. (B,L,D)

  • Days 8-9

    AT SEA

    DAYS 8-9: AT SEA

    Say goodbye to the Antarctic Peninsula, as your next destination is the Scotia Sea, between the South Orkney Islands and South Georgia, where you'll witness a rare natural phenomenon: an eclipse of the sun in Antarctica. Enjoy expert presentations and workshops on astronomy, meteorology and other related topics to help prepare you for that once-in-a-lifetime event. (B,L,D)

  • Day 10

    SOLAR ECLIPSE AT SEA

    DAY 10: SOLAR ECLIPSE AT SEA

    Early this morning, you will be summoned on deck to witness an extraordinary, much-awaited moment: a solar eclipse, the very brief period (1 minute, 40 seconds) when the moon blocks the sun's light, plunging the polar regions into darkness. Every guest will be provided with a pair of eclipse glasses before the momentous event. (B,L,D)

  • Days 11-14

    SOUTH GEORGIA

    DAYS 11-14: SOUTH GEORGIA

    South Georgia is one of the most fertile breeding grounds in the world for sub-Antarctic wildlife, with beaches blanketed with penguins and seals. Once a popular base for whalers and sealers, is also scattered with abandoned relics and evidence of human activity from centuries gone by. Visit the site of the grave of Sir Ernest Shackleton, one of the most famous Antarctic explorers. (B,L,D)

  • Days 15-16

    AT SEA

    DAYS 15-16: AT SEA

    Say goodbye to the king penguins, as your next destination are the Falkland Islands. Spend the days at sea preparing yourself for the abundant wildlife and rugged feel of this sub-Antarctic region. (B,L,D)

  • Days 17-18

    FALKLAND ISLANDS

    DAYS 17-18: FALKLAND ISLANDS

    The archipelago contains two main islands, East Falkland and West Falkland, which you will explore during daily Zodiac excursions and landings. (B,L,D)

  • Day 19

    AT SEA

    DAY 19: AT SEA

    After more than two weeks of endless wildlife encounters, your journey home begins. (B,L,D)

  • Day 20

    DISEMBARK IN USHUASIA

    DAY 20: DISEMBARK IN USHUASIA

    Disembark after breakfast where your expedition ends. (B)

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Tour Dates & Prices

All of our tour departures (Excluding Antarctica and Australia tours) include international flights and taxes in the price. If the dates we have available for this tour don't suit your needs, or you are not sure travelling as part of a group is for you, maybe a Private Tour would be more ideal. If your tour departs in less than 30 days, please call our travel experts to book.

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Totality in Antarctica Pricing Guide

2021 Departures

Start Date End Date Ship Start Location End Location Price From (Per Person)*
25th Nov 2021 14th Dec 2021 Ocean Diamond Ushuaia, Argentina Ushuaia, Argentina $36,500
26th Nov 2021 12th Dec 2021 World Explorer Ushuaia, Argentina Ushuaia, Argentina $37,200 This is a 17 Day duration cruise

* Prices are based on Twin Cabin occupancy

For current special offers please contact our reservations department directly for more details.


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There are no dedicated Solo departures for this year. You can enjoy any of our tours with no Single Supplement on our Happy to Share option or explore the solo departures in other years.

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