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This Antarctica Air-Cruise includes 7 days. It begins and ends in Punta Arenas. We fly to Antarctica and cruise along the Antarctica Peninsula aboard Ocean Nova.

Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica

Day 1 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica.

Arrival at the city of Punta Arenas where you will be met by our staff, to be transferred to Hotel Rey Don Felipe. During the afternoon, you will receive instructions concerning the guidelines that should be followed in Antarctica and the procedures for Zodiac boat embarkation and disembarkation. Later, you will enjoy our welcome dinner at the José Nogueira Hotel. Passengers should be in Punta Arenas at 15:00 hours, at the latest.


Day 2 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica.

Our Antarctic adventure will begin with the flight from Punta Arenas to King George Island (South Shetland Islands). The flight takes a little over one and half hour. Upon arrival, we will be able to tour around the area where the Frei Chilean Base and the Bellingshausen Russian Base are located. We will gather at the beach on Fildes Bay for embarkation by Zodiac boats on board our expedition vessel.

 

Days 3 to 6 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica.

While cruising between the South Shetland Islands and the western coast of the Antarctic Peninsula, sailing along ice-filled fjords and between spectacular icebergs, we will enjoy the company of sea birds, penguins, seals and whales.

Our journey southwards will include visits to some of the most magnificent spots in the white continent, such as: Livingston Island, Port Lockroy, Petermann Island, Paradise Bay, Cuverville and Deception Islands amongst others.

Our target will be the crossing of the Lemaire Channel and latitude 65° South.

Our adventure will be very active, with several daily landings and cruises in Zodiac boats, lectures and a very enjoyable time on board.

 

 

Day 7 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica.

Return to King George Island where we will disembark, in Zodiac boats, at the Frei Chilean Base, and head to the aerodrome to take the flight back to Punta Arenas. The program ends upon arrival at the Airport in Punta Arenas.

Transfer to the city will be available for passengers staying overnight in Punta Arenas.

One complimentary night at Hotel Rey Don Felipe in Punta Arenas is offered upon request on Day 7 of the Travel Program.

 

 

Calendar 2015 - 2016 Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica.


Code

Dates

Vessel

Single

Doble

Triple

CA1

02 – 09/12/15

Ocean Nova

15.495 US$

10.995 US$

9.995 US$

CA2

07 – 14/12/15

Ocean Nova

15.495 US$

10.995 US$

9.995 US$

CA3

12 – 19/12/15

Ocean Nova

15.495 US$

10.995 US$

9.995 US$

CA4

17 – 24/12/15

Ocean Nova

15.495 US$

10.995 US$

9.995 US$

CA5 21 – 28/12/15 Sea Explorer  18.995 US$
13.495 US$
11.795 US$

CA6

22 – 29/12/15

Ocean Nova

18.995 US$

13.495 US$

11.795 US$

CA7 26 – 02/01/16 Sea Explorer
18.995 US$
13.495 US$
11.795 US$

CA8

27 – 03/01/16

Ocean Nova

18.995 US$

13.495 US$

11.795 US$

CA9 31 – 07/01/15 Sea Explorer
 17.395 US$
12.495 US$
10.895 US$

CA10

17 – 24/01/16

Ocean Nova

17.395 US$

12.495 US$

10.895 US$

CA11

22 – 29/01/16

Ocean Nova

17.395 US$

12.495 US$

10.895 US$

CA12

27 – 03/02/16

Ocean Nova

17.395 US$

12.495 US$

10.895 US$

CA13

08 – 15/02/16

Ocean Nova

17.395 US$

12.495 US$

10.895 US$

CA14

13 - 20/02/16

Ocean Nova

17.395 US$

12.495 US$

10.895 US$

 

5% off for all bookings confirmed before March 31st, 2015!

 

Prices are in US$ per person and sharing the cabin (except if you book single cabin).

 

 

Included in the rate of the Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica:

Transfers airport/hotel foreseen on the first and last day of the voyage, as indicated in the program.

2 overnights in Punta Arenas at Hotel Cabo de Hornos or similar.

Welcome Dinner at Jose Nogueira Hotel in Punta Arenas.

Flight from Punta Arenas to Frei Station on King George Island and/or vice versa as indicated in the program corresponding to each voyage.

Ship cruise along the Antarctic Peninsula as indicated in the program corresponding to each voyage.

Full board including all drinks on board (open-bar).

All guided shore excursions.

Lectures and entertainment on board.

Comprehensive pre- and post-voyage information material.

Loan of waterproof boots for landing in Antarctica.

 

Not included in the rate of Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica:

Flights other than those included in the Travel Program.

Accommodation, meals and transfers other than those included in the Travel Program.

Personal insurances (mandatory).

Extra expenses (communication, laundry, souvenirs, etc.).

Tips (suggested USD 10 per person per day).

Visas or Passport expenses and/or any other arrival and/or departure tax, if applicable.

Fuel surcharge.

Any other concept or service not included in the paragraph "included in the rate of the Classic Antarctica Air-Cruise: Fly and Cruise to Antarctica".

Please note that you should regard this itinerary as a guide only; our exact route and program varies according to the weather conditions we encounter. Flexibility is the key to success for all polar pexpedition.

Read carefully the contingency plan, please.

Departure dates:

2016 - December: 2, 7, 12, 17, 22, 27.

2017 - January: 5, 17, 22, 27.

2017 - February: 8, 13.

Tour duration:

7 days, 6 nights.

Official spoken language:

English & spanish.

Group size:

Minimum 30 passengers, maximum 62 passengers.

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