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Crossing the Circle via Buenos Aires - Quark Expeditions
14 days

Crossing the Circle via Buenos Aires

Start and end in Buenos Aires
Tour Operator:
Quark Expeditions
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Age range:
18 to 99
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US $15,995
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Start and end in Buenos Aires! With the Polar tour Crossing the Circle via Buenos Aires, you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Buenos Aires, Argentina and 4 other destinations in Latin America. Crossing the Circle via Buenos Aires includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Buenos Aires
  2. Day 2: Fly to Ushuaia and embark
  3. Days 3-4: Crossing The Drake Passage
  4. Days 5-7: South Shetland Islands & Antarctic Peninsula
  5. Days 8-9: Antarctic Circle
  6. Days 10-11: Northbound Along the Peninsula
  7. Days 12-13: Sail back through the Drake Passage
  8. Day 14: Disembarkation in Ushuaia and fly to Buenos Aires
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Berth / Cabin

Quark Expeditions Ship

  • Ultramarine
    If you’re looking to take your polar adventure to the next level, Ultramarine is designed to help you discover amazing new places and see… Read more
    128 m (420 ft)
    Gross Tonnage
    Cruising Speed
    16 knots
    5.1 m (16.4 ft)

Reviews About This Operator

    · March 30th, 2020
    Excellent! Tour , Quark Expedition staff. hotel, Food, Daily programs all thumb up
  • Jhansi
    · December 23rd, 2019
    Weather was very good for us Organized well Expedition team were good Food was very good
  • Geoff
    · April 10th, 2013
    The scenery was as breath- taking as I expected - if not more so: the animal life fantastic.  What made the journey... Show more
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Dates & Availability

14 days
Crossing the Circle via Buenos Aires
From Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Argentine Peso
    Chilean Peso
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, I, L. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, L.

    Type C
    Argentina and Chile
    Type E
    Argentina and Chile
    Type F
    Argentina and Chile
    Type I
    Type L
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Argentina and Chile. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Argentina and Chile. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Argentina and Chile. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Argentina and Chile. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Recommended for Argentina. Ideally 10 days before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • 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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before September 5th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after September 5th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Quark Expeditions. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 121 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • The following cards are accepted for "Quark Expeditions" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
  • Accessibility
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