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Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires

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11
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$201
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Cost/day $590
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Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires - Quark Expeditions
Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires - Quark Expeditions
Starts
Buenos Aires
Destinations
+4
Ends
Buenos Aires
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Highlights

Start and end in Buenos Aires! With the polar tour Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires, you have a 11 day tour package taking you through Buenos Aires, Argentina and 3 other destinations in Argentina. Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
199
Transportation
Ship
Travel style
Polar, Adventure, Antarctica, Ocean Cruise
  • Geoff Vaughan's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    The scenery was as breath- taking as I expected - if not more so: the animal life fantastic.  What made the journey was the informative guides, the high quality food and the friendliness of all concerned.  A fabulous trip that involved crossing the... Read more

  • Richard Lort's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    I was introduced to Antarctica in the most amazing way. When we arrived there was a blanket of heavy fog the team got us on the zodiac and navigated on compass bearings. Suddenly like the curtain of a stage being pulled back we sat in sky of blue surrounded... Read more

  • Elfyn Pugh's review about another Quark Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Our trip to the Antarctic Peninsula was simply 'mind-blowing'<br /><br /><strong>What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?</strong><br />Any description&#xC2;&#xA0;of Antarctica is always full of 'expletives'. Quite honestly where do you start?... Read more

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Buenos Aires, Argentina; overnight in hotel.
  2. Day 2: Charter flight to Ushuaia; board ship and sail along the Beagle Channel.
  3. Day 3-4: Cross the Drake Passage.
  4. Day 5-8: Explore the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula.
  5. Day 9-10: Sail back through the Drake Passage.
  6. Day 11: Disembark in Ushuaia; charter flight back to Buenos Aires and end.

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

Quark Expeditions Ship

  • Ocean Endeavour
    Ocean Endeavour
    Ocean Endeavour is a comfortable, well-appointed small expedition ship expertly engineered to explore the Polar Regions. The ship has an… Read more
    Built
    1982 (Refurbished: 2018 )
    Guests
    198
    Crew
    124
    Length
    137m
    Width
    21 m
    Registry
    Bahamas
    Electricity
    220v
    Cruising Speed
    15n
    Engines
    4 x Skoda Sulzer 6ZL40/48
    Draft
    5.8 m

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires

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  • Tuesday
    Nov 5, 2019
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Friday
    Nov 15, 2019
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left Ocean EndeavourOcean Endeavour
    $201
    USD $6,494
  • Monday
    Dec 2, 2019
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Thursday
    Dec 12, 2019
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left Ocean EndeavourOcean Endeavour
    $201
    USD $6,494
  • Wednesday
    Dec 11, 2019
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Saturday
    Dec 21, 2019
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left Ocean EndeavourOcean Endeavour
    $219
    USD $7,076
  • Tuesday
    Jan 7, 2020
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Friday
    Jan 17, 2020
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left
    $219
    USD $7,076
  • Tuesday
    Jan 28, 2020
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Friday
    Feb 7, 2020
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left
    $219
    USD $7,076
  • Thursday
    Feb 6, 2020
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Sunday
    Feb 16, 2020
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left
    $207
    USD $6,688
  • Saturday
    Mar 7, 2020
    from Buenos Aires
    11 Days
    Tuesday
    Mar 17, 2020
    to Buenos Aires
    8 seats left
    $207
    USD $6,688

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

Peso
Argentina

Plugs & Adapters

ArgentinaArgentina

Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Buenos Aires.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Quark Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 18 August 2019 the full payment of $6,494 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $6494 for Antarctic Explorer via Buenos Aires, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Quark Expeditions tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 8,468 km.
  • Buenos Aires (Argentina)
  • 2,373 km
  • Ushuaia (Argentina)
  • 997 km
  • South Shetland Islands (Argentina)
  • 983 km
  • Antarctic Peninsula (Argentina)
  • 1,741 km
  • Ushuaia (Argentina)
  • 2,373 km
  • Buenos Aires (Argentina)

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