Itinerary based on travel to / from USA. Itinerary serves as a guide only and is dependent on sea, weather and ice conditions and the wildlife you may encounter.
Expert guides will lead through beautiful, clear polar waters in areas that can’t be accessed by ship. Exploring in small groups, sea kayaking excursions will only be offered during calm weather conditions in protected bays. Take this once-in-a-lifetime expedition to the next level, by adding kayaking in Antarctica to your bucket list. Please note there are a limited number of single and double kayaks available for use each day. Anyone interested must also have prior sea-kayaking experience, including the capability to do a wet exit. Special headgear, gloves, and socks are highly recommended and will be outlined in your pre-departure documentation. Please contact ExpeditionTrips to pre-register for this activity.
Accommodations in hotels and on board as outlined in the itinerary; all onboard meals and all group meals on land, including soft drinks, beer, and wine with lunch and dinner; group transfers; services of the expedition staff, including lectures, briefings, slide/film shows; all group activities and excursions; landing and port fees; all gratuities; custom-designed parka; kayaking (not guaranteed, limited availability); emergency medical coverage (maximum benefit per paying passenger of $50,000)*; evacuation coverage (maximum benefit per paying passenger of $75,000)*.
All air transportation; excess baggage charges; airport arrival and departure taxes; transfers for independent arrivals and departures; passport and/or visa fees; accident/baggage/ cancellation insurance; items of a personal nature such as laundry, bar charges, alcoholic beverages, email/Internet/fax/telephone charges.
*Emergency Medical & Evacuation Insurance:
Emergency medical coverage to a maximum benefit per paying passenger of $50,000 is included in the cost of this expedition, as well as evacuation coverage to a maximum benefit per paying passenger of $75,000. Insurance is underwritten by National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA. The policy will contain reductions, limitations, exclusions and termination provisions. All coverages may not be available in all states. Please note this coverage does not cover you against trip cancellation or for additional days of travel prior to and/or after the expedition trip dates. ExpeditionTrips strongly advises all clients to purchase travel insurance which includes trip cancellation and interruption coverage for the entire duration of your trip.