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Antarctica Fly the Drake  Tour


Departures:

2020 7,12,17,22,27 Dec

 
2021 16,21 Jan
5,11,16,21Dec
24Mar 

 2022               11,16 Feb

Inclusions:

  • Transfers to/from the ship 
  • Cabin accommodation
  • All meals including daily afternoon tea and complimentary house wine / beverages at lunch and dinner.
  • Experienced expedition leader and expedition team.
  • Use of waterproof boots for shore excursions. 
  • Daily shore excursions by Zodiac boat
  • Educational presentations
  • Professional photographer on board to assist guests, guided hikes and walks ashore.
  • Airfares Punta Arenas-King George Island return
  • Use of onboard sauna / hot water Jacuzzi / plunge pool / fitness centre
  • Use of library, emergency medical attention on board, 
  • Emergency Evacuation insurance.
  • pre&post accommodation in Punta Arenas with breakfast, 1 dinner in Punta Arenas 


Exclusions:

  • Flights to and from Punta Arenas
  • Passports and/or visas
  • Gratuities
  • Travel and Health Insurance 

Vessel: Quark Ocean Adventurer

The Ocean Adventurer is a comfortable vessel with spacious cabins, which all have private bathroom facilities and exterior views. Designed to carry travelers in comfort to the most remote corners of the world, Ocean Adventurer was built in 1976, and underwent extensive upgrades in 2017. This multi-million dollar investment included renovations to the interior of the ship, significant technical upgrades, and the addition of a new cabin category, the Owner’s Suites. The refurbishment gave the ship new bathrooms in every cabin, and upgrades to the Lounge, Dining Room, gym, and suites. Technical enhancements – including two new engines, generators, gear  boxes, drive systems, and re-bladed propellers – resulted in increased fuel efficiency, and a minimized carbon footprint.

The ship accommodates  128 guests and has a staff&crew of 87. Ice Class 1A.Offers  a good range  of  cabins with private facilities, lounge areas,lecture theatre, Gym and medical clinic.

Antarctica Fly the Drake

7 Nights/8 Days 

Antarctica offers so many extraordinary things to see and do, and travelling with Quark Expeditions® offers multiple options to personalize your experience. We’ve designed this guide to help you identify what interests you most, so that you can start planning your version of the perfect expedition to the 7th Continent.
Answer the call of Antarctica by flying over the Drake Passage by charter plane from Punta Arenas  to land at King George Island before exploring the Antarctic Peninsula by ship. In just 8 adventure-packed days, you’ll experience rewarding shore visits and Zodiac cruises, marvel at intimate wildlife encounters, explore historic sites and make the most of your landmark visit to the 7th Continent. Select from a range of adventure options and onboard activities that match your personal interests and make your expedition uniquely yours.
Antarctica has been inspiring explorers for centuries and our expeditions offer the chance for you to discover why. We’re excited to host you on your unforgettable adventure! Feel free to reach out to our team of Polar Travel Advisers who can answer your questions and provide assistance at any time.

Abbreviated Itinerary 
Day 1 Arrive Punta Arenas  
Day 2 Fly to King George Island and embarkation
Days 3-6  Antarctic Peninsula &South Shetland Islands 
Day 7 Disembarkation King George Island ,fly to Punta Arenas
Day 8  Depart Punta Arenas 


Detailed Itinerary & Prices

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