Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

$16,575 *pp
8 days

Fly over the Drake Passage, the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica.

Answer the call of Antarctica by flying over the notorious Drake Passage by charter plane to land at King George Island before exploring the Antarctic Peninsula aboard Ocean Adventurer. In just eight adventure-packed days, you’ll experience rewarding shore visits and Zodiac cruises, marvel at intimate wildlife encounters, explore historic sites and make the most of your landmark visit to the 7th Continent. Select from a range of adventure options and onboard activities that match your personal interests and make your expedition uniquely yours.

Ocean Adventurer from $16,575*pp
Departs 09 January 2025
  • Fly over the Drake Passage and experience the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica
  • Spot iconic Antarctic wildlife, such as penguins, seals and whales
  • Marvel at many of the Antarctic Peninsula highlights
  • Enjoy presentations on wildlife, history, glaciology & geology by our onboard polar experts
  • Cruise in a Zodiac to get water-level views of icebergs, wildlife and more
  • Pre and post-expedition hotel accommodation in Punta Arenas with breakfast
  • Group transfers in Punta Arenas
  • Flights to and from King George Island
  • Shipboard accommodation with luggage handling and daily housekeeping
  • Leadership throughout the voyage by experienced Expedition Leaders
  • All Zodiac transfers, cruising and shore landings as per the daily program
  • All meals, snacks, soft drinks and juices on board throughout your voyage
  • Select beer and wine during dinner
  • Coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock
  • Formal and informal presentations by guest speakers as scheduled
  • A photographic journal documenting the expedition
  • A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan for landings and Zodiac cruising excursions
  • An official Quark Expeditions® parka to keep
*Conditions apply: Prices are per person, twin share in AUD based on lead-in accommodation in each of the specified categories. Prices correct as of 30 July 2023 & are subject to change due to fluctuations in charges, taxes & currency. ^All savings have been applied to advertised prices & are valid for all new bookings. Discount is valid on select 2023, 2024 & 2025 Quark Expeditions Polar voyages. Applies to voyages full fare only; cabins limited. Not appliable to transfer packages, Adventure Options, additional hotel accommodation, pre/post tours, insurance, flights, or group bookings. Offer is capacity controlled, subject to change/availability & can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Included transfers may be on a shared basis. International fights are not included, unless specified. ~Ship credit is in USD per person & can only be used on board the ship for the duration of the expedition. It will be added to your onboard account after embarkation. It can be used towards several onboard items, including, but not limited to; bar, spa services, wifi, laundry polar boutique, & onboard adventure activities if available. Please note it cannot be used towards gratuities. Quark Expeditions has the right to limit, change or discontinue promotion at anytime without notice. Non transferable. No cash value. Valid for sale until 27 Sep 23, unless sold out prior. Further conditions apply, see Booking, cancellation & credit card service fees may apply.

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