Read this itinerary as a guide only; the exact route and program varies according to ice and weather conditions - and the wildlife you encounter. Flexibility is the key to the success of this expedition.
Mandatory Travel Insurance:
As a requirement of participation on this expedition, all passengers must purchase emergency evacuation/repatriation insurance at a minimum coverage of $50,000. ExpeditionTrips strongly recommends at least $200,000 Emergency Medical/Evacuation coverage for Antarctic trips which includes coverage for cancellation, trip disruption, baggage and personal property. ExpeditionTrips can assist you with this.
Family Expedition: 12/19/2015
Bring the entire family and celebrate the holidays on this family departure of Antarctica, South Georgia & the Falkland Islands. This journey of discovery includes a dedicated children's program for young explorers and gaming room to provide kids their own leisure space. Plus, travel as a family and children (age 7-18) receive up to 50% off of the published adult double occupancy fares, category 1-4. Child rates for category 5 and 7 available on request. Applicable for one qualifying child traveling with one full fare paying adult. Child rates for category 6 and 8 are NOT available.
One-night pre-cruise hotel in Buenos Aires; accommodation and meals on the ship; arrival transfer to the starting hotel regardless of day of arrival; transfer to the airport on the day of debarkation; local bottled water during sightseeing; complimentary standard bar drinks, beer, house wine, soft drinks, coffee drinks, juices and bottled water (excluding premium wines, liquors and Champagnes) while on board; hotel taxes; cabin categories 6-8 include butler service; parka; and gratuities except to the Tour Director/Extension guide/safari driver-guides. Subject to change without notice.
International air transportation; round-trip charter flight between Buenos Aires/Ushuaia; passport or visa expenses; reciprocity and other border fees; laundry; meals, beverages or sightseeing not included in itinerary; premium wines, liquors and champagnes; communication charges; all items of a personal nature; transfers to meet flights on days other than those specified; travel insurance; excess baggage charges; airport departure tax; Argentinian Reciprocity Fee; fuel surcharge may apply.