Small Ship Adventures
Antarctic Circle Quest
A comprehensive tour deep into less-explored southern polar regions
Land Cost: $9,995 - $18,995
Activity Level: 2
Dates: Jan 15-29, 2016 Ocean Diamond
Duration: 15 days
Cross the Antarctic Circle and sail much farther south along the Antarctic peninsula than most trips while enjoying options for kayaking and camping on the icy coast.
Small Ship Adventures
Antarctic Explorer
The Antarctic peninsula with options for active adventure
Land Cost: $5,995 - $19,295
Activity Level: 2
Dates: 9 upcoming departures
Duration: 11 days
Don't just view Antarctica: hike, kayak, camp, ski, and climb it! This is an active person's polar dream trip for energetically engaging the ice.
Small Ship Adventures
Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Antarctica
Most comprehensive expedition with greatest wildlife viewing opportunities
Land Cost: $12,695 - $25,295
Activity Level: 2
Dates: 4 upcoming departures
Duration: 19 days
This is a far-reaching 18-day expedition to South Atlantic islands and the Antarctic mainland on the well-appointed Akademik Ioffe or Akademik Sergey Vavilov. View humpback whales, thousands of penguins, dramatic turquoise icebergs and the endless sweeping ice sheet of Antarctica.



Penetrate Antarctic waters and ice on our numerous south Polar cruise voyages from September to March. These small ship exploration cruises may include the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, South Shetlands, the Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctic Circle and the Weddell and Ross Seas. JOURNEYS' cruises, coordinated aboard US Coast Guard-certified ships by experienced polar expedition cruising companies, offer exceptional expert naturalist leadership on safe, comfortable, well-appointed vessels. You will enjoy numerous landings on any of these active voyages.

Optional ice camping, kayaking, mountaineering and even scuba diving in uninhabited dreamscapes are available on some cruises. Every cruise includes leaders who are birding experts, scientists and south polar exploration historians. Many cruise ships have onboard staff physicians.

Contact us for special fly+cruise departure dates that allow you to experience the Drake Passage from the air and then cruise the Antarctic Peninsula and Shetland Islands.