Antarctica Family Vacation: A Trip to Remember!

Antarctica Family Vacation: A Trip to Remember!

Throughout your Antarctica Family Vacation, you will feel amazed! As you move around the Weddell Sea and pass through the iceberg channels, you will discover the beauty of this seventh continent of the world. You will be discovering the emperor penguins call and the historical tales of shipwrecks. And, watching for whales while passing through the Drake Passage, slapping their tails against the surface of the water is incredible. Read More

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Throughout your Antarctica Family Vacation, you will feel amazed! As you move around the Weddell Sea and pass through the iceberg channels, you will discover the beauty of this seventh continent of the world. You will be discovering the emperor penguins call and the historical tales of shipwrecks. And, watching for whales while passing through the Drake Passage, slapping their tails against the surface of the water is incredible. This Antarctica cruise will be a perfect bunch of learning and excitement. Go for this family-friendly luxury Antarctica tours.

 

Best Places to Visit in Antarctica

Weddell Sea, Half Moon Island, Ushuaia, Cuverville Island, Neumayer Channel, Elephant Island, Deception Island, Drake Passage, Snow Hill Island

 

Trip at a Glance

Day 1: Ushuaia – Welcome to Ushuaia (Beagle Channel)

Day 2: Drake Passage – The Magical View of Waters

Day 3: Weddell Sea – Antarctic Ice-Shelves Discovery

Day 4: South Shetland Islands – The Deception Island

Day 5: South Shetland Islands - Elephant Island

Day 6: Drake Passage - Argentina

Day 7: Ushuaia – Last day of Antarctica Family Vacation

 

Trip Highlight

  • With the wondrous waters of the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia is all filled with vibrancy and life - Enjoy it!

  • The Drake Passage is a 5000-mile wide waterway that lies between the Antarctic Peninsula and Cape Horn - Feel it!

  • Having its position close to the South pole, the Sun never dips here in Antarctica!

  • It’s captivating! This is your fourth day in Antarctica and you will be boarding the zodiac boat early morning to discover the whaling equipment that decorates the landscape, boats, buildings, and much more.

  • With snow-bleached hills, sporadic rocky terrain, and frozen shores, the Elephant Island adds to the perfectly superb image of Antarctica. Enjoy its incredible view!

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Ushuaia – Welcome to Ushuaia (Beagle Channel)

With the wondrous waters of the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia is all filled with vibrancy and life. The amazing landscape, amazing weather, everything has a pleasantly unique charm. A briny aroma will surround the entire street, that you can feel once you are here at this lovely place. It’s great to see the snow-capped Mountains hiding behind the charm of glaciers. This is your first day in Ushuaia, and your personal guide will be meeting you and your family at Malvinas Argentinas International Airport. And, you will be escorted to the luxurious cruise ship!

 

Day 2: Drake Passage – The Magical View of Waters

The Drake Passage is a 5000-mile wide waterway that lies between the Antarctic Peninsula and Cape Horn. You are now settled and your boat will be moving along the Drake Passage. While having breakfast it’s great listening to the story of the ships and sailors who have earlier made their way through the Drake Passage. You will also be amazed by listening to the story of Sir Francis Drake, the first explorer of Europe.

 

Day 3: Weddell Sea – Antarctic Ice-Shelves Discovery

Having its position close to the South pole, the Sun never dips here in Antarctica! When your ship will begin to pass floating landmasses and tabular icebergs, you will know that you are navigating through the Weddell Sea. These icebergs on the way have been framed from breaking of Filchner ice shelves and the Larsen. From last many years it had kept grabbing the attention of people passing through it. Your family will love it all and it’s going to be an amazing trip for each member of the family. In the Island, 00,000 Adelie penguins breed.

 

Day 4: South Shetland Islands – The Deception Island

It’s captivating! This is your fourth day in Antarctica and you will be boarding the zodiac boat early morning to discover the whaling equipment that decorates the landscape, boats, buildings, and much more. On your short trip to this interesting place, your personal guide will tell you how this place in the South Shetland Islands archipelago has been found to be the safest harbors of Antarctica. The Deception Island has an element of risk with the plethora of volcanic eruptions. There used to be a whaling station, but now it has been converted to one of the best tourist destinations of Antarctica. You will also get to see here Spanish and Argentina research bases.

 

Day 5: South Shetland Islands - Elephant Island

With snow-bleached hills, sporadic rocky terrain, and frozen shores, the Elephant Island adds to the perfectly superb image of Antarctica. Many states including the United Kingdom, Argentina, and Chile claim it as the part of their territory. On this perfect Antarctica family vacation, your personal guide will tell you everything about Ernest Shackleton and his interesting journey to this place. Children will love the whole plot of the story and its happy ending. After the story finishes off the family together can enjoy climbing on the shore of the Island. And, Luxury Antarctica tours like this will introduce you to see another unique Penguin species.

 

Day 6: Drake Passage - Argentina

On the sixth day of your Antarctica family vacation, while sailing through the Drake Passage, you will an enormous flood of exhilarating energy. Coming closure to the Antarctic Peninsula would be a real-time experience. Children from the family will definitely enjoy seeing whales spouting. They will enjoy taking turns looking through their common binocular. And, each of the members will enjoy a variety of maritime species including hourglass dolphins, orcas, and leopard seals. And, the enthrall of watching the humpback whale is a real treat for each member of the family.

 

Day 7: Ushuaia – Last day of Antarctica Family Vacation

This is going to be the last day of your trip and your ship will be heading towards Ushuaia port. You and your family will be warmly greeted here by your private transfer and he will be taking you through the final scene of the most beautiful city in South America. After which you will be taken to the Malvinas Argentinas International Airport, from where you will be taking your flight back home.

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