Antarctica Cruises

Start your next adventure today with a 6-star luxury Antarctica cruise with Scenic Eclipse

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Let Scenic Eclipse take you to the Earth’s most mysterious and mythical stretches. Our 6-star ocean cruises in Antarctica will immerse you in lands of pristine beauty and breath-taking wildlife. Go beneath the surface with a once-in-a-lifetime submarine tour, or navigate the spectacular waterways of Paradise Bay via our fleet of sea-ready Zodiacs.
Antarctica is awash with incredible scenery and unique wildlife, and Scenic Eclipse will take you closer than ever before. Witness fur seals and King penguins in their natural habitat from the safety of our on board submarine* during our Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands itinerary. Take our kayaks for a paddle around blue-tinged icebergs as part of Scenic Freechoice and get the chance to observe minke, humpback and killer whales (orcas) up close during our Antarctica in Depth itinerary. Or visit the final resting place of Ernest Shackleton in Grytviken, whilst exploring South Georgia.

Antarctica Cruises - Discover a Whole New World

"Waking up early on the first day anchored in Antarctica is a feeling you may only feel once in your life but is sure to stay with you forever and is the reason why so many people that visit return and again, seeking to recreate some of their most special memories" - Adriaan Oliver, Discovery Team on board Scenic Eclipse

Lands of pristine beauty, breathtaking wildlife and inestimable importance in an environmental and historical sense, travelling to the base of the globe on our Antarctica cruises is a long-held dream for most people.

This is your chance to explore the truly unique and special continent on one of our Antarctica cruises.

Go further, dream bigger and do it in all-inclusive luxury on board the World’s First Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse.

Discover Antarctica

Discover - The Antarctic Peninsula

antarctic peninsula

The Antarctic Peninsula’s west coast is a land of white icescapes, towering peaks and a maze of protected channels, home to vast colonies of penguins, seals and pods of whales.

Every day will be a feast for the senses, a veritable parade of wildlife as you savour a rare chance to witness a part of the world few have set foot upon.

Discover - South Georgia

king penguins in south georgia

South Georgia has one of the most unique environments on Earth. Experience a land of magisterial natural landscapes and amazing biodiversity.

Set foot on beaches home to king penguins in their thousands. The penguins are the dominant species here and every day spent amongst these charismatic birds offers a new surprise. In addition, imposing southern elephant seals mingle with up to 90 percent of the world's fur seal population. Elsewhere, in the coastal waters surrounding the island, researchers have discovered 1,445 marine species, meaning you're never short of incredible wildlife encounters during your visit.

Destination Insights: Lisa Bolton, General Manager of Product

Lisa Bolton shares her insights into the new experiences and destinations the Scenic product team has designed for the Scenic Eclipse 2022/23 worldwide voyages program.