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Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antartica to Punta Arenas.Tundra Travel

This Antarctica Air-Cruise includes 5 days. It begins in Ushuaia and ends in Punta Arenas. We cruise to Antarctica aboard Ocean Nova and we fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antartica to Punta Arenas.

Day 1 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Check-in on board the “Ocean Nova” is open from 15:00 hr to 16:00 hrs. No admittance later than 16:00 hrs. Please be on time, and consider the necessary time to go through Ushuaia port formalities. Keep your passport at hand. Thank you!

 

Day 2 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

After crossing Nassau Bay, we will awake in front of legendary Cape Horn! Weather permitting, we will put our Zodiac boats into the water and visit its lighthouse and the Chilean station in charge of keeping it beaming.

 

Day 3 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Sailing through the Drake Passage, en route to King George Island (South Shetland Islands). We may spot magnificent birds such as albatrosses and petrels, as well as Humpback and Minke whales swimming on their way down to Antarctica.

 

Day 4 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Once we have crossed the Antarctic Convergence, we will be sailing through the Antarctic Ocean. The time has come to start spotting the first icebergs and the first Antarctic land. The South Shetland Islands finally come into view, and we will have the opportunity to board our zodiac boats, make our first landing and visit a penguin colony. Exploration will continue all evening thanks to the endless daylight.

 

Day 5 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Upon reaching King George Island, we will disembark at Fildes Bay, where we will have the chance to enjoy the Antarctic scenery and visit some interesting places around the area, such as the Chilean Base Frei and the Russian Base Bellingshausen. We will gather at the aerodrome where we will board the flight that will take us to Punta Arenas, Chile. 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 in Punta Arenas is offered upon request on Day 5 of the Travel Program.

 

 

Calendar Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas 2015- 2016:

 

Code

Dates

Vessel

Single

Doble

Triple

AE1

29 – 04/12/15

Ocean Nova

6.995 US$

5.395 US$

4.295 US$

AE2 18 – 23/12/15 Sea Explorer 6.995 US$ 5.395 US$ 4.295 US$
AE3 05 – 11/01/15 Sea Explorer 6.995 US$ 5.395 US$ 4.295 US$
AE4 14 – 19/01/16 Ocean Nova 6.995 US$

5.395 US$

4.295 US$

 

Book before March 20th and get a 200 US$ credit to buy your gear!

 

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

 

Included in the program  Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

Flights according to the itinerary

Ship cruise

Accommodation with full board

All drinks on board

Shore excursions

Lectures and onboard entertainment

Loan of boots for landing in Antarctica

Comprehensive pre- and post- departure information

Contingency Plan Air-Cruise

 

Not included in the program  Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.

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  Antarctica Express Air-Cruise: Cruise to Antarctica from Ushuaia and fly from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.".

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 November: 29th.

2016 December: 18th.

2017 January: 10th, 14th.

Tour duration:

5 days, 4 nights.

Official spoken language:

English and Spanish.

Group size:

Minimum 30, maximum 62 people.

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