PACKAGE #199

ANTARCTICAEMBLEMATIC ANTARCTICA

FROM

$17,999pp

Ready your camera for Ponant Cruises' Emblematic Antarctica voyage takes you on a journey to the heart of Antarctica.  Highlights include the highest concentration of Gentoo, Adelie and Chinstrap penguins in Antarctica; Minke and humpback Whales, Weddell seals, sea Leopards, and numerous sea birds: Cape Petrels, Albatrosses, imperial Shags, and snow Petrels.   Marvel at a multitude of drifting icebergs, ice floe (or pack ice), calving of imposing icebergs and tall snowy mountains and follow in the footsteps of the great explorers.  Enjoy Zodiac outings, hiking, visits to research stations and more.

Your 13 night Antarctica cruise package includes:

  • 10 night luxury 5 star cruise onboard L'Austral
  • All Meals while on board the ship (from dinner on the day of embarkation to breakfast on the day of disembarkation)
  • Captains Welcome Cocktail and Gala dinner
  • Mineral Water, tea, filter coffee, a selection of white red and Rose wines offered during meals, afternoon tea
  • Evening Entertainment and Events
  • Room Service 24hr (Special Selection)
  • Access fees to protected areas
  • Luggage transfers from Pier to ship and vice versa. 

PLUS:

  • Economy class airfares ex Auckland to Buenos Aires and return
  • Charter flight Buenos Aires to Ushuaia & return ( with Ponant)
  • 2 nights pre cruise Buenos Aires hotel
  • 1 night post cruise Buenos Aires hotel + Day room (1 day)
  • Buenos Aires airport/hotel and return transfers
  • Ushuaia airport/wharf and return transfers.
  • All prepayable air and cruise taxes

Prices start from $17,999 per person twin share in a Deluxe Stateroom.  NOTE:  Last cabins!  Deluxe Staterooms are now sold out on some departures.

For other options, please contact us.

Cruise Category
  • Luxury Expedition
ONBOARD FEATURES
  • 24 Hr Room Service
  • All meals
  • Drinks All Day
  • Pool &/or Spa
Bonus

Includes complimentary chauffeur driven luxury car transfers to and from your nearest international airport (within 35km)

Trip itinerary

Day
Port
1
Auckland - Buenos Aires
Fly Auckland to Buenos Aires
2
Buenos Aires
3
Buenos Aires - Ushuaia
Charter flight to Ushuaia
Embark L'Austral
4-5
Drake Passage
6
Neko Harbour/ Paradise Bay
7
Pleneau Island/ Port Charcot
8
Port Lockroy
9
Deception Island
10
Weddell Sea
11-12
Drake Passage

Technical Details

  • Tonnage 10944
  • Built Date 2011
  • Crew 140
  • Capacity 264
  • Length 142M

Cruise Category

  • Boutique Style

L'Austral

 This mega-yacht is the result of an Italian shipyard and French sophistication.  Large arched windows open up to the sea and the light.  Precious materials and a discreet elegance combine for a perfect balance between chic and casual.

VESSEL FEATURES

Please select your departure