What to ex­pect on the trip

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Day 1-3: You set sail from Ushuaia -the City at the Edge of the World. You will be sail­ing through the confluence of the At­lantic, Pa­cific and In­dian oceans, known as The Drake Pas­sage for two days and nights. This 800-kilo­me­tre wide pas­sage be­tween Cape Horn and Liv­ingston Is­land is the short­est cross­ing from Antarc­tica to any other land­mass. Look out for whales, dolphins and seabirds in­clud­ing gi­ant pe­trels and other pe­trels, al­ba­trosses and pen­guins.

Day 4: You will get your first ex­pe­ri­ence of mag­nif­i­cent glaciers, ris­ing slowly from the wa­ters at Neko Bay and Par­adise Bay. March­ing to­wards Port Char­cot & Port Lock­roy on Day 5 & 6, you will ex­plore the stun­ning ice­cov­ered rocks -a haven for the avid wildlife en­thu­si­ast. The port has a mu­seum, a lit­tle store and post of­fice from where you can send a post­card to your friends and fam­ily. Day 7: Ex­plor­ing De­cep­tion Is­land - a place steeped in his­tory and home to the largest colony of Chin­strap Pen­guins in the Antarc­tic Penin­sula. You will wit­ness the breath­tak­ing sight of over 100,000 pairs of pen­guins at play along with Ele­phant seals and Fur seals.

Day 8: Sail­ing through the qui­etest places on earth- The Wed­dell Sea, you will get a chance to ac­tu­ally sight The Lord of The Wed­dell Sea- The Wed­dell Seal him­self.

Day 9 & 10: You will hit land, cross­ing the Drake Pas­sage once more, make your way back to Ushuaia and civ­i­liza­tion.

Day 11: Re­turn, ship docks and the jour­ney to Ma­jes­tic White Con­ti­nent will come to an end.

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