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Emblematic Antarctica

Ushuaia - Ushuaia

Dates:
2/19/2021
to  3/2/2021

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12
days
10
nights on board
Starting from*
$12,110
25% Ponant Bonus

Overnight in Buenos Aires + flight Buenos Aires/Ushuaia + visit + flight Ushuaia/Buenos Aires


PONANT invites you on a polar expedition cruise to the heart of the icy realm that is the Antarctic Peninsula and the Weddell Sea. Embark on an unforgettable 11-day voyage and succumb to the enchantment of the breathtaking landscapes inhabited by astonishing wildlife.  

The start of your cruise will be marked by the crossing of the mythical Drake Passage, during which you will probably be escorted by several albatrosses and Cape petrels, the sentinels of these often-choppy waters.

Your ship will then reach the White Continent, realm of the unexpected. Weather and ice conditions permitting, this extreme environment where nature reigns supreme will reveal to you its most beautiful secrets through numerous discoveries.

On this uninhabited land, which wasn’t explored until the 19th century, your encounters with the wildlife will no doubt be one of the highlights of your experience. The Gentoo, Adelie and chinstrap penguins, humpback whales, seals and seabirds will provide you with cherished lifelong memories.

Highlight of your cruise: sailing on the Weddell SeaLe Boréal will take advantage of a time of year when it is relatively free of ice to sail amid the free-floating pack ice in a magical setting. A top spot for polar exploration in the Antarctic, the Weddell Sea offers spectacular, unrivalled scenery. If luck is on your side, you may even get to see some emperor penguins.

Each day, whether on land, aboard your ship or during a Zodiac® outing, you will be surrounded by a grandiose decor ranging from icebergs to ice floe and ancient glaciers.

We are privileged guests in these extreme lands where we are at the mercy of weather and ice conditions. Landings on certain sites and the observation of certain wildlife cannot be guaranteed. They vary from day to day, making each PONANT cruise a unique experience. The Captain and the Expedition Leader will make every effort to ensure that your experience is as rich as possible, while complying with the safety rules and instructions imposed by the IAATO. 


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A cruise in partnership with National Geographic Expeditions offering enrichment with a National Geographic Photographer and an Expert onboard. Outings and shore visits in Zodiac®inflatables with a team of...


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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Superior Stateroom
 

(21 m²)

From $12,110
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(18 m²)

From $12,920
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(18 m²)

From $14,240
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(18 m²)

From $14,850
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(18 m²)

From $15,500
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite
 

(27 m²)

From $20,900
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $22,570
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $23,600
25% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m²)

Fully booked


      

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Complete your trip

Included in your cruise
For more peace of mind, PONANT organizes your trip before or after the cruise. This package is included in the price of your cruise.


Included in your cruise

Additional services
For more peace of mind, PONANT selects flights and takes care of your transfers for your trip as well as shore visits before and after the cruise.


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