Antarctica Cruises

Are you looking for a cruise full of brilliant scenery, bucket-list-worthy activities, and encounters with elusive wildlife? There are countless Antarctic cruises to choose from! Polar Holidays eliminates the guesswork from booking your dream trip. Simply share your itinerary goals with us and we will find the perfect cruise to Antarctica for you! For those worried about motion sickness inquire about our flight options!

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Top Antarctica Cruises

Whether you’re a wildlife fanatic, an avid photographer, or an outdoor enthusiast, we have the perfect trip for you.  If you are looking for staggeringly beautiful views and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, look no further. Itineraries for our Antarctica cruises vary by destinations, activities, and more. See some of our favorite Antarctic trips below!

Fly to Antarctica

The voyage to the continent through the Drake Passage is notorious for causing sea-sickness in susceptible passengers. If you want to skip this part of the cruise, a two-day long excursion both ways, then Contact the team at Polar Holidays for flight availability and information! Flights are comfortable, and only last around 2 hours each direction.

What To Know Before You Go

When To Visit Antarctica

The best time to travel to Antarctica depends on your goals! Between October and March is the travel season, and each month presents different opportunities and experiences.

Preparing For Your Antarctica Cruise

What to expect, what to pack, getting to your embarkation point, and more. Make sure you are fully prepared for your cruise!

Stewardship and Protections

As guests on Antarctica, travelers must adhere to a few rules for the safety and conservation of the region. Tour operators are also responsible for aiding in conservation and protections.

Antarctic Cruise Destinations

Antarctica is one of the most pristine wilderness areas on earth. As you cruise the spectacular waters around the peninsula you will see icebergs in all shapes and sizes. Watch for ice bridges and incredible ice sheets as well! Jagged mountain peaks rise ten thousand feet out of the sea, and towering glaciers drop giant ice slabs into the water below. Our cruises to Antarctica will bring you to some of the continent’s most stunning regions. Read more about our top Antarctic cruise destinations below!

The Falkland Islands

These historic islands are a penguin mecca, and have a rich history! Today, the islands are home to farmers and numerous sheep!

The Antarctic Peninsula is one of the most breathtaking locations on the continent! Massive icebergs and jagged cliffs provide guests with amazing photo opportunities. Watch for whales, seals, and penguins too!

The Antarctic Peninsula

Antarctica flight plane parked

Take a flight to the South Pole! This famous destination offers travelers a variety of camping experiences. Contact us for more information and booking!

First discovered by explorer James Cook in 1775, this island is full of wildlife, and expansive mountains and fjords. The gravesite of the legendary Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton is also located on the island and may be visited by guests.

Cross the Antarctic Circle

This extreme-south expedition location takes travelers along the Peninsula and down to 66 degrees 33.7′ South. Enjoy sipping champagne from the ship deck where few have traveled!

Antarctica Guide

Learn everything you need to know about the 7th continent in our guide to Antarctica! This comprehensive guide was assembled by our staff members who have almost 20 years of experience with Antarctic travel. Ensure you know all about the continent for your Antarctic cruise! Read about wildlife, destinations, travel tips, general information, and more.

Antarctic Cruise Information

Itinerary Activities

Learn about activity options offered on Antarctic trips! Different activities have different fitness levels required, and not all activities are offered on each trip.

Antarctica Wildlife Guide

Discover Antarctica's citizens! Read up on penguins, sea life, and more while you plan your expedition.

Antarctic Gallery

Get a glimpse of what you may see on your Antarctic cruise! Stunning scenery and unique wildlife awaits.

Ready to Book Your Antarctica Cruise Expedition?

Ready to find your dream cruise?  Have questions? Contact Polar Holidays to schedule a free consultation with one of our booking specialists today!