A Customized 5-day Antarctica Tour Itinerary for a Family Vacation

A Customized 5-day Antarctica Tour Itinerary for a Family Vacation

Planning an Antarctica Tour is not easy and the reason for the same are many, Let's not delve into the hurdles and focus on the highlights of an Antarctica Tours. One of the main highlights of any Antarctica Tour would be the Drake Passage. Explore the miles-long Drake Passage along with other spots with this 5-day customized itinerary. Read More

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Planning an Antarctica Tour is not easy and the reason for the same are many, Let’s not delve into the hurdles and focus on the highlights of an Antarctica Tours. One of the main highlights of any Antarctica Tour would be the Drake Passage. Explore the miles-long Drake Passage along with other spots with this 5-day customized itinerary.

Trip At A Glance:

Day 1: Arrival in Ushuaia

Day 2: The cruise time

Day 3: A hunt for Penguins, Skuas, and Seals on the Cuverville Island

Day 4: A full day in the Pléneau Island

Day 5: Enjoying water activities in the Deception Island

Trip Highlights:

  • Test the tumultuous waters of Argentina while reveling in the aroma of saltwater and snow drifting from the peaks of the Andes Mountains

  • Enjoy the famous and miles long Darke Passage and get marvel by the fresh aroma of coffee and luna being served in the cruise

  • Spot Penguins, Skuas, and Seals on the Cuverville Island

  • Enjoy Kayaking, Trekking, and Hot Springs Excursion in the Deception Island
    till you feel like retiring for the day.

  • Discover Penguins, Humpback, Mink, and Fin Whales in the scenic Pléneau Island

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Arrival in Ushuaia

Ushuaia is a small city that resides in the southern tip of Argentina’s Patagonian region. If you are seeking to test the tumultuous waters of Argentina, this is the place you should definitely jump into. While walking on the streets, you will find an aroma striking your nerves with a mixed scent. At one side, the aroma of saltwater and snow drifting from the peaks of the Andes Mountains will fill your soul with freshness and on the other hand, the strong scent of craft beers will make you go crazy to grab them. As soon as you touch down the city, you will feel a magic in the air drifting you towards the charming beauty of Argentina. Escort to your hotel for a relaxing overnight.

Day 2: The cruise time

Argentina is all about cruising and every decent traveler knows this. So, on the second day of your Argentina tour, you will be the famous and miles long Darke Passage on a cruise. Apart from the alluring waters of the Beagle Channel, you will be marveled by the fresh aroma of coffee and luna being served in the cruise. In no time, you will cross the Drake Passage and witness the scenic beauty of this Island. Doing so, this Antarctica travel guide would suggest you prepare yourself for potentially rough water, but hope for a smooth sailing and it’s precisely because of the varied water condition of Drake. Your first day on the ship will spend on knowing your shipmates and wandering your eyes to the alluring water and the imperious mountains.

Day 3: A hunt for Penguins, Skuas, and Seals on the Cuverville Island

No cruising is complete without spotting the underwater animals and so as your cruise. Before you start fretting, let us tell you that you do get to spot some of the amazing water animals during the journey. While drifting towards the Cuverville Island, you will get to gaze at the incredible penguins, Skuas, and Seals. Watch penguins throwing their heads back with each cry. Gaze at them to notice the minor details about them. In no time, you will find their webbed feet attractive enough to hold your senses. Your guide will tell you that these penguins can grow up to 35 inches tall, making them the third-largest penguin species after the emperor and king penguins. There will be many more surprising facts which you will unleash with the help of your guide. So, take time out of your photo sessions and listen to your guide for more informative content.

Day 4: A full day in the Pléneau Island

Discover Penguins, Humpback, Mink, and Fin Whales in the scenic Pléneau Island. Wake up with a refreshing sip of coffee with the aroma of chocolate and hazelnut. Today, you will find yourself wandering into the deep waters of Pléneau Island. Since the island gives you an evocative look of Penisula mountains, it is termed as the Pléneau Island. Your guide will help you explore the best of this island. He will take you to the spot where you can witness the dramatic Penguins fighting for the male rights along with some glimpses of Mink and Fin Whales.

Day 5: Enjoying water activities in the Deception Island

In the past two days, you might have enjoyed the fact that you are cruising into the serene blue waters of Antarctica but did you actually jump into the water? The answer would be a NO for some reasons. To get this huddle out of you Antarctica tour, your guide will take you to the Deception Island. Here, you will actually jump into the water for some water activities. You will enjoy Kayaking, Trekking, and Hot Springs Excursion till you feel like retiring for the day. After this, you will return to the cruise to reach your hotel. On the next morning, you will escort to the airport to fly back to your home.

 

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