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Antarctica - Basecamp

 
Summary:

“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active ...

Duration
13 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
13-Nov-2023
Starting at
± USD 8,094.00
Price per day
± USD 604.00

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Operator
Oceanwide
Ship
m/v Hondius, m/v Ortelius, m/v Plancius
Tour
Antarctica - Basecamp
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Antarctica - Basecamp (Oceanwide)

Summary

“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active passengers as a comfortable hub to allow more time than usual for wide ranging activities.

Day 1.
Ushuaia
Day 2-3.
Sailing To Antarctic Peninsula
Day 4-10.
Sailing Along Antarctic Peninsula
Day 11-12.
Sailing To Ushuaia
Day 13.
Ushuaia

Visited Countries (2): Antarctica (Argentina), Argentina

Ports of call (7): Antarctic Peninsula, Damoy Point, Drake Passage, Neko Harbour, Port Lockroy, Schollaert Channel, Ushuaia

Remarks

Important!

All itineraries are for guidance only. Programs may vary depending on ice, weather, and wildlife conditions. Landings are subject to site availabilities, permissions, and environmental concerns per IAATO regulations. Official sailing plans and landing slots are scheduled with IAATO prior to the start of the season, but the expedition leader determines the final plan. Flexibility is paramount for expedition cruises. The average cruising speed of our vessel is 10.5 knots.


Ship Information

Ship Name
m/v Hondius
Ship Type
Expedition Ship
m/v Hondius
 

Travel Package

 
Coming from
 
Going to
Cruise...
Ushuaia
Ushuaia
 

This is an Organised Sea Cruise, Luxury Cruise or Expedition: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. These are smaller ships and there are never more than 200 passengers on board. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Antarctica - Discovery and learning voyage

Antarctica - Discovery and learning voyage (10 Days)

This Antarctic Peninsula cruise is known as the “Classic Antarctic” route. Meet the great stars of the Antarctic, the penguins, found in the thousands in a variety of curious species. Investigate one of the most pristine regions left on Earth with the cha...

Next Departure: 26-Nov-2022
Starting at: ± USD 6,084.00

Antarctica

Antarctica (11 Days)

This Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands cruise delivers you into a landscape of dark rugged rock, pure white snow, and a fantastic variety of wildlife. Come say hello to whales, seals, and thousands of penguins.

Next Departure: 01-Feb-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,424.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle

Antarctica - Polar Circle (12 Days)

This voyage will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circle. This cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, the expedition offers the chance to hike, kayak,...

Next Departure: 25-Feb-2024
Starting at: ± USD 7,682.00

Antarctica - Whale watching discovery and learning voyage

Antarctica - Whale watching discovery and learning voyage (10 Days)

Cruise south to the frozen southern continent. Watch as the clearing mist reveals some of the most dramatic landscapes on Earth. Experience one of the most pristine regions in the world first-hand and enjoy the possible close encounters with spouting whal...

Next Departure: 16-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 5,413.00

Antarctica - 'Basecamp'- free camping, kayaking, snowshoe/hiking, mountaineering, photo workshop

Antarctica - 'Basecamp'- free camping, kayaking, snowshoe/hiking, mountaineering, photo workshop (13 Days)

“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active ...

Next Departure: 10-Nov-2022
Starting at: ± USD 7,837.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Discovery voyage

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Discovery voyage (13 Days)

This Polar Circle and Antarctic Peninsula cruise will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circe. This expedition cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, t...

Next Departure: 10-Feb-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,837.00

Antarctica - Weddell Sea Explorer

Antarctica - Weddell Sea Explorer (12 Days)

The great Weddell Sea not only features massive tabular icebergs, wildly dramatic landscapes, and fascinating historical sites, but it is also one of the best places in Antarctica for viewing iconic wildlife like whales and many other rarely seen seabirds...

Next Departure: 11-Feb-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,424.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Discovery and learning voyage

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Discovery and learning voyage (11 Days)

This voyage will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circle. This cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, the expedition offers the chance to hike, kayak,...

Next Departure: 04-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 6,754.00

Antarctica - Elephant Island - Weddell Sea - Polar Circle

Antarctica - Elephant Island - Weddell Sea - Polar Circle (14 Days)

This expansive expedition takes you into the Antarctic Circle, combining the rich animal life of the Weddell Sea with the surreal shores and islands of the Antarctic Peninsula. Such key landing sites as the legendary Elephant Island and Crystal Sound make...

Next Departure: 14-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,837.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Whale watching voyage

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Whale watching voyage (12 Days)

This voyage will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circle. This cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, the expedition offers the chance to hike, kayak,...

Next Departure: 20-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 6,651.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Discovery Voyage

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Discovery Voyage (14 Days)

This Polar Circle and Antarctic Peninsula cruise will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circe. This expedition cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, t...

Next Departure: 20-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,837.00

Antarctica - Basecamp Voyage

Antarctica - Basecamp Voyage (12 Days)

“Base camp” is by definition a temporary storing and starting place, from which an activity starts. We offer “activity modules” which go beyond our normal shore program. The vessel will stay for two or three days at specific locations to serve our active ...

Next Departure: 22-Jan-2023
Starting at: ± USD 7,424.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Voyage

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Deep South Voyage (14 Days)

This Polar Circle and Antarctic Peninsula cruise will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circe. This expedition cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, t...

Next Departure: 20-Mar-2023
Starting at: ± USD 6,651.00

Antarctica - Elephant Island - Weddell Sea - Antarctic Peninsula

Antarctica - Elephant Island - Weddell Sea - Antarctic Peninsula (14 Days)

This adventurous polar expedition combines the exciting Weddell Sea with iconic landing sites as Ernest Shackleton’s legendary Elephant Island. You can hardly get a better experience of Antarctica than a voyage to the great Weddell Sea. Be prepared to see...

Next Departure: 10-Dec-2023
Starting at: ± USD 8,765.00

Antarctica - Educational Basecamp - Free navigational workshop, camping, kayaking, snowshoe/hiking, photo workshop

Antarctica - Educational Basecamp - Free navigational workshop, camping, kayaking, snowshoe/hiking, photo workshop (13 Days)

In this adventurous multi-activity voyage, we visit Antarctica’s Anvers Island and Flandres Bay, where you can learn to chart and make depth measurements while exploring in our Zodiac boats and kayaks. Camping, navigation workshops, and fascinating presen...

Next Departure: 23-Dec-2023
Starting at: ± USD 8,765.00

Antarctica – Discovery and learning voyage

Antarctica – Discovery and learning voyage (11 Days)

This Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands cruise delivers you into a landscape of dark rugged rock, pure white snow, and a fantastic variety of wildlife. Come say hello to whales, seals, and thousands of penguins.

Next Departure: 03-Feb-2024
Starting at: ± USD 7,682.00

Antarctica – Whale watching discovery and learning voyage

Antarctica – Whale watching discovery and learning voyage (10 Days)

Cruise south to the frozen southern continent. Watch as the clearing mist reveals some of the most dramatic landscapes on Earth. Experience one of the most pristine regions in the world first-hand and enjoy the possible close encounters with spouting whal...

Next Departure: 11-Mar-2024
Starting at: ± USD 5,568.00

Antarctica - Beyond the Polar Circle - Wilkins Ice Shelf

Antarctica - Beyond the Polar Circle - Wilkins Ice Shelf (16 Days)

This voyage explores a number of historically significant Antarctic areas, such as the very rarely visited Bellingshausen Sea, Marguerite Bay, and Alexander Island. We focus on places discovered by Adrien De Gerlache on his Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1...

Next Departure: 13-Mar-2024
Starting at: ± USD 9,280.00

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Whale watching

Antarctica - Polar Circle - Whale watching (12 Days)

This voyage will take you further south of Antarctica, crossing the Polar Circle. This cruise passes through waters travelled by Humpback, Minke and Fin whales. Anchoring in various spots around the region, the expedition offers the chance to dive in the...

Next Departure: 21-Mar-2024
Starting at: ± USD 6,857.00

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