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Key information

Destinations Destinations Antarctica
Tour Type Tour Type Custom itinerary, Private tour

Chimu - Antarctica tours

Antarctica & Ross Sea Expedition

Hobart | Balleny Islands | Cape Adare | Terra Nova Bay | Ross Ice Shelf | Coulman Island | Christchurch

23 days From $33,449 Customisable
Destinations Destinations Antarctica
Activity Activity Cruise & Sailing, Luxury, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Active
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Preferred hotels

A small selection of Chimu - Antarctica's carefully-selected hotels. All hotels can be changed to suit your requirements and budget

Safe, sturdy and fast, the MS Expedition is amongst the most comfortable and spacious expedition ships in its class, with great stability and performance in rough conditions. The ship features large common areas and observation decks including a 360° Top Observation Deck with panoramic views. Accommodating up to 134 passengers, the MS Expedition provides space and comfort whilst still offering an intimate small-ship cruise experience. The ship also boasts a gym, sauna and barbecue facilities.

Superior

Carrying a maximum of 116 passengers this outstanding vessel is equipped with inflatable rubber boats (Zodiacs) for shore transfers and cruising. Kayaking and camping options are available on select departures. All suites have en-suite facilities, exterior views and are equipped with king-size beds or twin beds if preferred. Public areas include a reception, restaurant, outdoor bistro, club lounge, library, presentation lounge, infirmary, gym and bridge.

Carrying just 100 passengers, the Magellan Explorer, is an elegant base from which to explore the polar regions, combining boutique hospitality with top class expedition facilities. It is the ideal platform for air-cruise operations and several international polar expedition experts were part of the design process. Cabins are stylish and comfortable with private balconies and the public areas include an observation lounge, deck, dining room, gym and sauna.

An extensively upgraded research vessel, the Akademik Ioffe is modern, comfortable and spacious. Carrying less than 100 passengers the ship is one of the most stable vessels travelling to Antarctica. Spacious outer decks provide 360 degree views of the stunning landscapes. The open bridge policy means you are welcome to meet the crew at virtually any time of the day. Both ships offer a range of cabin configurations, comfortable lounge areas, library, a spacious dining room, a sauna, plunge pool, hot water Jacuzzi, fitness room and day spa with massage therapist.

What's included

All trips with Chimu - Antarctica include the following services. Get in touch to find out more.

Included Accommodation

Private cabins on board one of Chimu Adventures' specialist Antarctica cruise ships. A range of ships are available, from converted research vessels to purpose-built luxury liners. Contact the experts at Chimu Adventures now for more guidance.

For land & sea tours, all nights in carefully-selected hotels. All hotels can be upgraded on request.

Included Guided excursions

Landings and guided shore excursions (on ships with fewer than 500 passengers only).

Included Ground transfers

Airport connections and hotel collections.

Included All meals

All freshly-prepared meals including on board.

Not included International flights

International flights are not included but can be arranged on request.

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