Capture the essence of the Great White Continent on board the Ocean Endeavour
Experience the pinnacle of expedition travel – Antarctica. It’s a place of extremes, where wildlife and landscapes unfold like nowhere else in the world. The extraordinary islands around the Antarctic Peninsula provide a stunning reward for those who conquer the Drake Passage. Be among orca and humpback whales, hear calving glaciers pierce the Antarctic silence, and experience with all your senses scenes that capture the continent’s wild and pure beauty. Regular excursions by Zodiac, a comprehensive onboard lecture program presented by experts and some special guests plus a state-of-the-art ship with health and wellness facilities – you’ll explore the best of Antarctica on this epic 11-day voyage.
- Physical rating
- Min 8
- Group size
- Min 1, Max 200
Why you'll love this trip
Learn from Antarctic experts in marine biology, glaciology and history in a comprehensive lecture program and, depending on your voyage date, revered Australian media personalities Andrew Denton and Jennifer Byrne may join you on the expedition and take part in the presentation program.
With four full days dedicated to exploring the Antarctic Peninsula, you will experience multiple Zodiac excursions and shore landings, getting up close and personal with the icy wilderness and unique wildlife.
Enjoy the freedom to customise your trip with a wide range of optional activities, including kayaking expeditions, a photography masterclass, onboard yoga and massage, or an overnight camping experience.
Appreciate a greater personal touch, with each Peregrine expedition aboard the Ocean Endeavour having a favourable ratio of one expedition crew member for every eight passengers.
Rest assured you will leave only footprints behind, with your expedition fully carbon offset, serving only sustainably sourced seafood and opting for biodegradable products over single-use plastics.
Is this trip right for you?
Ocean Endeavour 2020/21
The Ocean Endeavour is a far cry from the expedition vessels of old and, just quietly, we're tipping it’s the place be in the 2020 Antarctic season.
Ocean Endeavour 2021/22
The Ocean Endeavour is a far cry from the expedition vessels of old and, just quietly, we're tipping it’s the place be in the 2021 Antarctic season.
Meals IncludedThere are no meals included on this day.
Special InformationAn arrival transfer from the airport on Day 1 is included in your voyage fare. Full details will be sent with your final joining instructions.
- Breakfast (2)
- Lunch (2)
- Dinner (2)
- Breakfast (4)
- Lunch (4)
- Dinner (4)
Special InformationPotential excursions and landing sites in Antarctica are determined by weather and ice conditions and cannot be guaranteed in advance. For a list of possible landing sites in Antarctica, go to peregrineadventures.com/antarctica/landing-sites.
- Breakfast (2)
- Lunch (2)
- Dinner (2)
Meals10 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
TransportExpedition cruise ship, Zodiac
Arctic and Antarctic bookings have an increased deposit requirement of 20% of the full voyage cost (before any discount). The balance is due 95 days before departure.
If a booking is cancelled 95 days or more before departure – the cancellation fee is the full loss of the deposit paid.
If a booking is cancelled between 95 days and departure – the cancellation fee is 100% of the total price of the voyage.
Other fees may apply for air tickets and other arrangements booked in conjunction with a Polar voyage.
ADVENTURE ADD ONS
Kayaking is available to book on all Antarctic voyages. Some voyages also offer other activities such as camping and snowshoeing. All of these activities must be booked prior to departure and incur an additional cost. Spaces are limited so please enquire at time of booking. For kayaking, previous, recent experience is essential.
Your voyage is operated by our sister company, Intrepid Travel. Your group will be a mixture of Peregrine booked passengers and other international likeminded travellers from Intrepid.
The 22nd November 2020 departure of this voyage will be hosted by our partners, Chimu Adventures, and will have special guest presenters, Andrew Denton and Jennifer Byrne travelling on board.
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