To afford more time on your Antarctic adventure, and avoid the two day sail across the notorious Drake Passage, take a flight from Punta Arenas to land at King George Island (South Shetland). Here you can embark your expedition vessel.
In order to follow a successful itinerary it is important to allow flexibility, working with the prevailing ice and weather conditions for the best and safest route. Expedition leaders will inform and guide you every step of the way with presentations and briefings, sharing their detailed knowledge of this region. The following is just an outline of what is possible during a voyage in the Antarctic.