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Quest for the Antarctic Circle - G Adventures
14 days

Quest for the Antarctic Circle

From Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Tour Highlights
Max group size:
134
Age range:
12 to 99 year olds
Operated in:
English
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$9,799
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Places You’ll See

  • Ushuaia
    Ushuaia
  • Antarctic Peninsula
    Antarctic Peninsula
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Highlights

Highlights

  • Feel as if you are at the end of the world in Ushuaia
  • Relax aboard the ship and spot albatrosses and whales
  • Learn about the extraordinary history of the Antarctic area
  • Visit the most remote places of the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Be brave and take a plunge into the Antarctic waters

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Ushuaia
  2. Day 2: Ushuaia/Drake Passage (1B, 1D)
  3. Days 3-4: Drake Passage/South Shetland Islands (2B, 2L, 2D)
  4. Days 5-6: South Shetland Islands/Antarctic Peninsula (2B, 2L, 2D)
  5. Days 7-8: Antarctic Peninsula/Antarctic Circle (2B, 2L, 2D)
  6. Days 9-11: Antarctic Circle/Drake Passage (3B, 3L, 3D)
  7. Day 12: Drake Passage (1B, 1L, 1D)
  8. Day 13: Drake Passage/Ushuaia (1B, 1L, 1D)
  9. Day 14: Ushuaia (1B)
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What's included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

    G Adventures Ship

    • G Expedition
      G Expedition
      Not only will the G Expedition steer you closer to some of our planet’s most amazing places, our professional and highly-skilled tea… Read more
      Built
      1972 (refurbished in 2009)
      Guests
      134
      Crew
      69
      Length
      105 m / 344 ft
      Staterooms
      67
      Gross Tonnage
      6334 gt
      Beam
      19 m / 62 ft
      Cruising Speed
      15 kn / 28 kph / 17 mph
      Draft
      4.71

    Customer Reviews

    • Overall Rating
      Excellent
      5.0
    • Guide
      Excellent
      5.0
    • Transport
      Excellent
      5.0
    • Accommodation
      Excellent
      5.0
    • Food
      Excellent
      4.5
    • 4.6
    • Most Recent
    • Most Popular
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    • Lowest First
    • AC
      February 25, 2018
      Excellent trip. Well planned and executed by staff. Great on shore landings and zodiac cruises.
      Trip date: February 2018
    • JC
      May 31, 2017
      Went on the Quest for the Antarctic Circle in February. Antarctica was way more awesome than I could ever have imagined. The Expedition Crew were amazing! Our leader was awesome!! Thank you Jonathon!! So much love and enthusiasm for what they do. The... Show more
      Trip date: February 2017
    • M
      April 15, 2016
      Absolutely amazing. Crew were incredible. Zodiac outings excellent. So much wildlife to see. Worth the extra days and money to cross into the polar circle. Amazing adventure. No. 1 bucket list trip ticked off. G Adventures were excellent and recommend... Show more
      Trip date: February 2016
    • IM
      April 01, 2016
      Go! Mind blowing scenery in an amazing place. We spent two days south of the Antarctic Circle. G Adventures were fantastic in all regards, great ship and incredible crew.
      Trip date: February 2016
    • AF
      December 29, 2015
      A trip of a lifetime. MS Expedition was wonderful with superb, inspirational staff. The place itself is an absolute must-see.
      Trip date: December 2014
    • D
      November 25, 2015
      A brilliant trip with a wonderful staff.
      Trip date: February 2012
    • FB
      April 01, 2014
      G Adventures - Treating Customers Unfairly This is not a trip review but rather comment on their customer service. I booked the “Quest for the Antarctic Circle” almost a year before the trip and paid the full price for triple share as posted at... Show more
      Trip date: March 2014

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      • Yellow fever - Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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