What to expect on the trip
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.