Mandatory Travel Insurance:
As a requirement of participation on this expedition, all passengers must purchase full medical and emergency evacuation insurance. The minimum coverage requirement is US$50,000. ExpeditionTrips strongly recommends at least $100,000 Emergency Medical/Evacuation coverage for Antarctic trips which includes coverage for cancellation, trip disruption, baggage and personal property. ExpeditionTrips can assist you with this.
Climate Change Philanthropic Journey:
This Philanthropic Journey, recently named a "Trip of a Lifetime" by Travel + Leisure, features the opportunity to learn about the impact of climate change on the region's environment and wildlife. Visit Palmer Research Station, meet the scientists, and present them with vital equipment necessary for their research.
One-night pre-cruise accommodations as noted in itinerary; meals on land as specified in the itinerary; selected beverages with group meals on land; luxury accommodations and state-of-the-art comfort aboard the ship; full board meal service onboard the ship; open bar (except premium wines, premium liquors and champagne); arrival and departure group transfers on scheduled days of arrival/departure; fully guided sightseeing as noted in the itinerary (including park and entrance fees); bottled water supplied during sightseeing; services of expedition team; expedition parka and backpack; expedition notebook and post cruise logbook; gratuities for land-based hotel/restaurant staff, porterage and local guides/drivers and expedition team and crew onboard the ship; baggage handling of two pieces per person for international flights; Ushuaia Customs & Migration tax; butler service (for Deck 6 Suites only).
International air transportation; round-trip charter flight between Buenos Aires/Ushuaia ($750 per person); passport or visa expenses; laundry; meals, beverages or sightseeing not included in itinerary; premium wines and champagnes; communication charges; all items of a personal nature; transfers for passengers; travel insurance; excess baggage charges; airport departure tax; Argentinian Reciprocity Fee (if not on charter flight); fuel surcharge may apply.