South Georgia Travel Tours & Trips

The grave of Shackleton
The breeding grounds of South Georgia
The king penguins of Salisbury plains
  • Trips & tours in South Georgia

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    Found 4 trips displayed below
    From US $19595

    Antarctica's Scotia Arc 2014-15 - 25 days

    This voyage will take you off the beaten track - to rare and seldom-visited sites - for a true insider’s journey to Antarctica. Our expedition will...
    Countries visited: Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Argentina
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    From US $18995

    Crossing the Circle via Falklands & South Georgia 2014-15 - 23 days

    If you desire to ‘do it all’ on your Antarctic adventure, then this is the voyage for you. Not only will you cross the Antarctic Circle and travel...
    Countries visited: Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Argentina
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    From US $15995

    Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands ending in Buenos Aires 14-15 - 23 days

    A comprehensive expedition of extremes, you can’t find a more complete Antarctic experience than this! Venture to the wildlife paradise of South Georgia...
    Countries visited: Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Argentina
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    From US $12995

    Antarctic Peninsula, Falkland Islands & South Georgia 14-15 - 20 days

    This extended expedition encompasses the wildlife paradise of South Georgia, the remote Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), as well as the extraordinary beauty...
    Countries visited: Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Argentina
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  • Why we love South Georgia

    • This tiny speck in the South Atlantic’s high seas harbours rich history and one of earth’s greatest wildlife spectacles
    • This is Sir Ernest Shackleton’s final resting place, his alcohol-soaked grave a place to toast the great explorer and learn your Antarctic history
    • South Georgia’s astonishing penguin rookery sits amidst wallowing seals. Hundreds of thousands of colourful king penguins blanket the beach and plains, a cacophonous, unforgettable explosion of life, the snow-covered mountains the perfect backdrop
    • Fjords and bays are ripe for exploration and lucky adventurers are treated to a quintessential Antarctic sight: a majestic albatross riding the winds as they follow your boat

    Safety information

    Your safety is our top priority. We do everything we can to ensure your adventure with us is as safe as possible. Safety is a combination of having the right, well-maintained equipment, trained staff and crew, and a philosophy that considers safety as part of our everyday operations. Equipment The equipment on our polar trips is of the highest standard. Our crew are proud of their ships, and committed to giving you the safest and most enjoyable journey possible. We provide you with equipment that helps to ensure your comfort. When you board the boat you'll get an expedition parka (yours to keep) and rubber boots – perfect for the harsh Antarctic climate. People Our captains and crew are all mariners, with extensive experience in the polar regions. Our senior captains each have more than 15 years' experience in polar regions on expedition cruise operations. Our expedition staff are similarly experienced - some have made over 100 visits! We also have a resident Medical Officer on all our Antarctic trips. Everyday safety Our experience, attention to detail and passion for taking people to this remarkable region will ensure you have an amazing trip, and that you’ll be in safe hands. The crew run through safety briefings on all trips and are happy to answer any questions. We also always encourage passengers to take a tour of the Bridge – you'll get a feel for the ship and learn a lot about the vessel you're about to call 'home'. Personal belongings A security safe is controlled by the hotel manager. You can leave your valuables here for the duration of the trip as little money is needed onboard. All drinks and items purchased at the ship’s store can be put on an account and paid at the end of the cruise by cash or credit card.

  • From our Blog

    Photography tips for Antarctica: Part 2

    This is Part 2 of Peter Lemon's blog about photography in Antarctica. Read Part 1 here.

    There can be stunning photo opportunities in Antarctica – massive icebergs and glaciers below skies of wonderful colours and variations and huge penguin rookeries with their extraordinary levels of activity and...

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    Get the albatross off the hook

    Here's ten things you didn't know about albatrosses. Pay particular attention to number ten and find out what you can do to help...

    Albatrosses mate for life and take many years to find a new mate if their partner is killed – if they find a new partner at all Most birds lay...Read on...

    Life on the ice

    The ice is nice, but it’s the penguins that make the party in Antarctica.

    Gentoo Penguins in particular, a variety found in the warmer extents of Antarctica’s icy edges, kill time on land by stealing pebbles from each other and starting new arguments with their neighbours. Pebbles...

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    Penguins & polar bears: Same same but different

    They both love to swim, they both love to eat fish and they both thrive in some of the harshest climates in the world. But the penguin and the polar bear are destined never to meet.

    Living at opposite ends of the world, penguins and polar bears have made very different homes for themselves. And...

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    Making the best better - the greatest Antarctic adventures

    A voyage south to explore Antarctica’s frozen wastes truly deserves the overused ‘holiday of a lifetime’ description. From the graceful hulks of vast blue-ice tabular icebergs to the wildlife encounters, to the light itself, Antarctica is a life-altering destination, capable of...

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  • Our Ships

    Ocean Diamond

    Ocean Diamond

    Sail aboard the Ocean Diamond, a modern, stable super-yacht and experience Quark's Antarctica. Carrying a maximum of 189 passengers, this outstanding vessel features numerous adventure options plus onboard amenities such as a massage and wellness program and a well-stocked polar library. The Ocean Diamond is staffed with experienced captains, officers, expedition leaders, and guides.

    Sea Adventurer (formerly the Clipper Adventurer)

    Sea Adventurer (formerly the Clipper Adventurer)

    This Polar Adventure Ship was built in 1975. Sea Adventurer (formerly know as the Clipper Adventurer) underwent a $13 million conversion in 1998. Her proud reputation is complimented by her well-appointed, elegance. Sea Adventurer is the perfect expedition ship for people who enjoy soft adventures and creature comforts. All cabins have outside views and facilities en suite.

    Sea Adventurer is equipped with Zodiacs for shore landings and ocean level cruising, yet offers fine dining, and cabins with exterior views and facilities en suite.

    Sea Spirit

    Sea Spirit

    Sail aboard the luxurious Sea Spirit and you'll experience Antarctica in grand style. Built in 1991 and refurbished to a very high standard in 2010 she carries a maximum of 112 passengers; this outstanding vessel is equipped with rubber inflatable boats (Zodiacs) for shore transfers and cruising. You have a choice of one king size bed or two twin beds, in the most spacious cabins on the Sea Spirit. All cabins have facilities en suite and exterior views. Deluxe cabins, suites and the Owner's Suite have private balconies for viewing the extraordinary Antarctic icescape.

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