Solar Eclipse Antarctic Cruise 2021 

Solar Eclipse Antarctic Cruise 2021

Prepaid Gratuities, Complimentary Zodiac Cruises, Expedition Team

Join Zegrahm Expeditions for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view a full Solar Eclipse in Antarctica. Visit the Antarctic continent and delight amidst the backdrop of snowcapped peaks, majestic glaciers and icebergs. Explore the beaches of South Georgia, where vast penguin colonies, elephant and fur seals make a spectacular scene. Learn about early polar exploration and whaling history, including a visit to the burial site of Sir Ernest Shackleton. Zodiac landings mean you get up close to search for a variety of whales and charismatic wildlife for a true, immersive adventure.

Prepaid Gratuities, Complimentary Zodiac Cruises, Expedition Team

Cruise Line: Zegrahm Expeditions
Ship(s): World Explorer
Departure: 11/25/2021
Length: 19 Days
Starts: Roundtrip Ushuaia, Argentina
Starting from
per person

Cruise Amenities

Book this trip now with Cruise Specialists and receive the following exclusive amenities!

Zegrahm INCLUSIVE Amenities:
  • All accommodations on board sister-company Quark Expedition's vessel, World Explorer
  • Complimentary activity options, from cultural tours, nature hikes to zodiac cruises
  • All gratuities, from porters and ship's crew to tour guides and drivers
  • World-class lecture and expedition team
  • All entrance fees, taxes and landing and port charges
  • Arrival and departure transfer on group dates
  • Complimentary parka
  • Medical expense coverage and emergency evacuation insurance

Total Solar Eclipse: Antarctica & South Georgia 2021

Solar Eclipse Antarctic Cruise 2021

Fares as low as $23,995 and Prepaid Gratuities, Complimentary Zodiac Cruises, Expedition Team!

Total Solar Eclipse: Antarctica & South Georgia
Aboard the World Explorer
November 25, 2021 ♦ Roundtrip Ushuaia ♦ 19 Days

Nov 25-26 DEPART USA/Buenos Aires:
Board your independent overnight flight to Ushuaia via Buenos Aires. Transfer to the hotel with the rest of the day at leisure. Join your leader and fellow guests at the hotel this evening for a welcome dinner and briefing.
Nov 27
Ushuaia/Embark World Explorer:
Relax at your hotel this morning or take in the local sights independently. This afternoon embark World Explorer.
Nov 28-29

Drake Passage: Cruise Only
Keep a keen eye out for birds such as the black-browed albatross, petrels and sooty shearwaters, as well as whales.
Nov 30-Dec 1
Antarctic Peninsula:
Explore the region by zodiac and by foot, looking for penguins, leopard seals and an abundance of wildlife, while admiring towering icebergs amid the unique land and seascapes*.
Dec 2-3
South Scotia Sea: Cruise Only
Recharge as onboard experts will prepare you for the eclipse experience
Dec 4
Solar Eclipse at Sea:
Rise up early this morning and view the eclipse with special glasses provided by onboard experts. Commemorate the event with a celebratory toast afterwards. Later, look our for marine birds and other wildlife at sea.
Dec 5-7 South Georgia Island:
South Georgia Island is home to an abundance of penguin colonies. If the conditions are right you may enjoy access to these highlights of the area: Gold Harbour, which lies at the foot of the Bertrab Glacier. In addition to a large king penguin colony, you are likely to see elephant and fur seals, gentoo penguins, giant petrels, and with luck, light-mantled albatross. Grytviken is host to the ruins of an abandoned whaling station, including the cemetery where the polar explorer Shackleton is buried. Seabirds, penguins, and marine mammals can also be found here. Stromness Bay – The site of Sir Ernest Shackleton and his party’s arrival, Stromness offers views of cliffs and a glacier from which the adventurer and his companions descended. Salisbury Plain – Two glaciers flank Salisbury Plain on South Georgia’s north coast. Here, more than 200,000 king penguins congregate and breed.
Dec 8-11 Days at Sea:
Relax on board as you recap your adventures with the onboard expedition team.
Dec 12-13 Ushuaia/Disembark/Buenos Aires:
Disembark World Explorer and transfer to your flight to Buenos Aires and on to your independent international flight home. Arrive home on December 13.
*All landings are subject to weather conditions and government permissions. Itinerary subject to variations.
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 Prepaid Gratuities, Complimentary Zodiac Cruises, Expedition Team!

Fares shown is cruise-only per person in US dollars based on double-occupancy in minimum available stateroom. Fares subject to change. Other categories available, please ask for details. Single cabins and single share rates available upon request. Space is limited and subject to change. Fares include: “daily activity options” including cultural tours, nature walks and Zodiac cruises; all accommodations, lecture and expedition tea; all onboard meals and group meals ashore, soft drinks, beer and wine with lunch and dinner; all entrance fees, taxes, landing and port charges; arrival and departure transfers on group dates; medical expense coverage and emergency evacuation insurance. Airfare and related expenses are not included. All landings and activities are weather and government permitting. Other restrictions apply. We reserve the right to correct errors.