Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands

Witness extraordinary landscapes and great migrations during this Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands cruise. Look for penguins, seals & whales.

19 Days
Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires
From (CAD)
$ 31,545
$ 28,640
Dates & Pricing

2020 Buenos Aires > Buenos Aires

Once-in-a-lifetime experience

For most a trip to Antarctica will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and for those with the time there is no voyage more extraordinary than Antarctica, South Georgia & Falkland Islands.
Arrive in November and December and the breeding cycle is reaching its peak. In March, there is a staggering number of whales, seals, birds and penguins on display as they prepare for the annual migration north. Regardless of the month, you’ll visit king penguin colonies on South Georgia, walk in the footsteps of Shackelton and visit his resting place, wander the quaint streets of the Falkland Islands and discover hidden coves around the Antarctic Peninsula. Wildlife will surround you -whales, seals, penguins, marine birds and more. Magnificent icescapes will be ever present.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
301S
Duration:
19 days
Departure City:
Buenos Aires
Return City:
Buenos Aires

19 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Buenos Aires, Argentina > Ushuaia

    Fly to Ushuaia where you will be warmly greeted by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse and settle into your elegant suite. Please book your flight to arrive prior to 3am.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - At sea

    Settle into shipboard life as you cruise towards the Antarctic Peninsula.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Antarctic Peninsula

    Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible based on the conditions. Your experienced Captain and Discovery Leader will carefully plan each day’s activities.

    Discovery

    Partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions and cruise on the Zodiacs or kayaks around ice formations and step onshore to view penguin rookeries.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Antarctic Peninsula

    Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

     

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Antarctic Peninsula

    Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Antarctic Peninsula

    Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Antarctic Peninsula

    Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy a range of daily activities and discovery excursions depending on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - At Sea

    A day at sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - At Sea

    Cruise towards South Georgia.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - South Georgia

    Once again, due to the nature of the region, the sailing and expedition schedule is flexible based on the conditions.

    Discovery

    On your Scenic Discovery excursions, be in awe of the majesty of nature as you step onto beaches surrounded by thousands of king penguins and encounter enormous southern elephant seals and countless fur seals. In Grytviken, a former whaling station, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the resting place of Ernest Shackleton.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - South Georgia

    Take discovery excursions led by the Discovery team offer unique insights into the environment, wildlife and history dependent on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - South Georgia

    Take discovery excursions dependent on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - South Georgia

    Take discovery excursions dependent on ice and weather conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Falkland Islands

    Discover the picturesque capital of the Falklands, Stanley, and get to know the friendly locals who are proud of their history and heritage which you will uncover at the museum.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Take a walking tour of the small capital or on a Battlefields tour visit the key sites of the conflict.

    Discovery

    Scenic Discovery excursion at Gypsy Cove, walk the wildlife trail and see the Magellanic penguin colony.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Falkland Islands

    The Falkland Islands are a unique archipelago teeming with wildlife and nature intertwined with an intriguing history and culture. Saunders Island is where you can see the gentoo, Magellanic and rockhopper penguins on white sandy beaches.

    Discovery

    Scenic Discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak and nature walks.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Falkland Islands

    Continue exploring the Falkland Islands.

    Discovery

    Scenic Discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak and nature walks.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - At sea

    Farewell your adventure in the icy lands and set sail heading north to the continent of South America.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - At sea

    A day at sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Disembark after breakfast, taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Your all-inclusive cruise features:
  • Only 200 guests on board
  • 100% spacious Verandah Suites
  • Butler service for every guest
  • Up to nine on board dining experiences, from casual to fine dining
  • Complimentary beverages all day, every day
  • 16 member Specialist Polar Discovery Team
  • Scenic Discovery excursions
  • Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Engaging lecture and education program on board
  • Complimentary expedition parka, water bottle plus use of special polar boots
  • Internal flights and taxes
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability