Spirit of Shackleton

08/23/2019 through 02/07/2021
08/23/2019 through 03/02/2021
G Adventures

Spirit of Shackleton
Experience vast penguin rookeries and seal colonies on this awe-inspiring voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia, and the Falkland Islands. This 21-day voyage illuminates Ernest Shackleton’s legend and recounts his courageous exploration of Antarctica. You’ll visit historical sites of past explorers, as well as Shackleton’s final resting place – the wildlife-rich island of South Georgia. Antarctica is beyond comprehension and sure to amaze any traveller seeking a true adventure to the world’s most remote wilderness.

Highlights
Meet hardy locals and spot unique wildlife in the Falkland Islands, explore abandoned whaling stations and visit Shackleton’s grave, walk quietly amongst king penguins and watch them surf onto the beach, learn about the environment and ecology from industry experts, spot whales and seals while cruising past icebergs aboard Zodiacs, set foot on the continent of Antarctica

Accommodation
Twin-share hotel (1 nt), aboard the G Expedition in quad-, triple-, twin-share cabins, or suites (all with en suite bathrooms and porthole or window, 19 nts). Please note that all cabins consist of twin-size berths and are ocean-facing. Suites have one queen-size bed.

Group Leader
One Expedition team member per 10 guests.

Group Size Notes
Max 134 aboard the G Expedition.

Meals Included
20 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 19 dinners

What’s Included
19 nts aboard the G Expedition. 1 nt hotel in Ushuaia. Arrival and departure transfers. Zodiac excursions with our expert expedition team. Lectures and educational programs. Waterproof boots supplied for USA sizes 4 – 16. Expedition parka.

Itinerary

Day 1 Ushuaia
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Day 2 Ushuaia/Beagle Channel
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Day 3 Beagle Channel/Falkland Islands
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Day 4-5 Falkland Islands
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Day 6-7 Southern Ocean/South Georgia
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Day 8-11 South Georgia/Scotia Sea
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Day 12-13 Scotia Sea/Tierra de O'Higgins, Península
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Day 14-18 Tierra de O'Higgins, Península/Drake Passage
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Day 19-20 Drake Passage/Ushuaia
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Day 21 Ushuaia
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