Antarctica Overview

For those adventurous souls who follow the path less traveled, Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands offer untold rewards. In Antarctica, everything is in a state of permanent flux; a slow moving primordial symphony of shifting snow and creeping ice. With the promise that no two expeditions will be alike, your vacation will assuredly be one of the most unique and exclusive experiences of your lifetime.

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Date Ship Title Price
211015

Oct

15


2021

MS Fram

18-night Antarctica, Patagonia, Chilean Fjords - Exploration of the Southern Highlights Southbound Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Valparaiso/Bueonos Aires

from

$14,975

Details

ID: 1375092

211023

Oct

23


2021

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Patagonia and Chilean Fjords - Voyage of Discovery (Southbound)

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Valparaiso/Santiago

from

$12,582

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ID: 1375347

211028

Oct

28


2021

Silver Cloud

33-night South America Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Lima (Callao)/Ushuaia

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ID: 1380100

211101

Nov

1


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

18-night The Emperor Penguins of Bellingshausen Sea Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Puerto Montt/Ushuaia

from

$28,350

Details

ID: 1375041

211101

Nov

1


2021

MS Fram

22-night Antarctica, Falklands, South Georgia - The Ultimate Expedition Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$19,060

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ID: 1375119

211102

Nov

2


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

17-night Antarctica, Patagonia, Chilean Fjords - Exploration of the Southern Highlights Southbound Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Valparaiso/Buenos Aires

from

$13,302

Details

ID: 1375149

211107

Nov

7


2021

Seabourn Quest

43-night The Americas and Antarctica Cruise

Seabourn | Seabourn Quest | Miami/Buenos Aires

from

$21,499

Details

ID: 1397931

211108

Nov

8


2021

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers and Wildlife Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$13,056

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ID: 1375356

211110

Nov

10


2021

Silver Explorer

18-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$17,880

Details

ID: 1394979

211112

Nov

12


2021

Le Lyrial

18-night Expedition to Southern Lands Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Lyrial | Montevideo/Ushuaia

from

$17,700

Details

ID: 1384813

211114

Nov

14


2021

Silver Cloud

16-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Punta Arenas/Ushuaia

from

$16,190

Details

ID: 1366775

211118

Nov

18


2021

Crystal Endeavor®

11-night Expedition Antarctica

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,899

Details

ID: 1341925

211118

Nov

18


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$9,959

Details

ID: 1375151

211118

Nov

18


2021

L'Austral

11-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | L'Austral | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$11,713

Details

ID: 1384879

211119

Nov

19


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

11-night The Weddell Sea and Larsen Ice Shelf Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,710

Details

ID: 1375042

211120

Nov

20


2021

Silver Wind

22-night South America & Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Buenos Aires/Ushuaia

from

$29,160

Details

ID: 1419487

211122

Nov

22


2021

MS Fram

22-night Antarctica, Falklands, South Georgia - The Ultimate Expedition and Solar Eclipse Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$22,652

Details

ID: 1375117

211124

Nov

24


2021

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers & Solar Eclipse Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$18,854

Details

ID: 1375777

211128

Nov

28


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$9,360

Details

ID: 1375153

211128

Nov

28


2021

Silver Explorer

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$11,480

Details

ID: 1394980

211129

Nov

29


2021

Crystal Endeavor®

11-night Expedition Antarctica

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$15,749

Details

ID: 1341924

211129

Nov

29


2021

Seabourn Quest

21-night Ultimate Antarctica and Patagonia Cruise

Seabourn | Seabourn Quest | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$13,999

Details

ID: 1397933

211130

Nov

30


2021

Silver Cloud

11-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$19,520

Details

ID: 1366776

211130

Nov

30


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

14-night Total Eclipse in the Weddell Sea Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$16,540

Details

ID: 1418604

211201

Dec

1


2021

Diamond Princess®

34-night Antarctica, Andes, and Cape Horn Grand Adventure Cruise

Princess Cruises® | Diamond Princess® | Los Angeles/Buenos Aires

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ID: 1395551

211203

Dec

3


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

11-night The Weddell Sea and Larsen Ice Shelf Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

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ID: 1375048

211207

Dec

7


2021

Le Boreal

12-night Antarctica Cruise/Land Package

Tauck - Cruise Division | Le Boreal | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$11,990

Details

ID: 1359963

211208

Dec

8


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$10,857

Details

ID: 1375154

211209

Dec

9


2021

L'Austral

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | L'Austral | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,020

Details

ID: 1384880

211210

Dec

10


2021

Crystal Endeavor®

11-night Expedition Antarctica

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$14,649

Details

ID: 1341923

211210

Dec

10


2021

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers and Wildlife Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$14,528

Details

ID: 1375392

211211

Dec

11


2021

Silver Cloud

10-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,500

Details

ID: 1366777

211211

Dec

11


2021

Silver Explorer

6-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip King George Island

from

$17,180

Details

ID: 1379156

211212

Dec

12


2021

Silver Wind

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,130

Details

ID: 1366543

211213

Dec

13


2021

MS Fram

22-night Antarctica, Falklands, South Georgia - The Ultimate Expedition Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$20,856

Details

ID: 1375127

211214

Dec

14


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

14-night Expedition to Charcot and Peter I Islands Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$15,230

Details

ID: 1375046

211214

Dec

14


2021

Westerdam

22-night South America & Antarctica Holiday Cruise

Holland America Line | Westerdam | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$3,899

Details

ID: 1391901

211217

Dec

17


2021

Silver Explorer

6-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip King George Island

from

$15,560

Details

ID: 1379165

211218

Dec

18


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$10,096

Details

ID: 1375155

211219

Dec

19


2021

Diamond Princess®

16-night Antarctica and Cape Horn Cruise

Princess Cruises® | Diamond Princess® | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$3,599

Details

ID: 1395205

211220

Dec

20


2021

Seabourn Quest

24-night Holiday Antarctica, Patagonia, and South Georgia Cruise

Seabourn | Seabourn Quest | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$16,999

Details

ID: 1397937

211221

Dec

21


2021

Crystal Endeavor®

15-night Antarctic Holiday Expedition

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$22,499

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ID: 1341922

211221

Dec

21


2021

Silver Cloud

15-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Roundtrip Ushuaia

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ID: 1366778

211222

Dec

22


2021

Silver Wind

18-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

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ID: 1366544

211223

Dec

23


2021

Silver Explorer

6-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip King George Island

from

$15,830

Details

ID: 1379166

211226

Dec

26


2021

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers and Wildlife Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$14,528

Details

ID: 1375393

211228

Dec

28


2021

Le Commandant Charcot

11-night The Weddell Sea and Larsen Ice Shelf Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,870

Details

ID: 1375049

211228

Dec

28


2021

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$10,096

Details

ID: 1375156

211229

Dec

29


2021

Silver Explorer

6-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip King George Island

from

$15,920

Details

ID: 1379167

211231

Dec

31


2021

Le Boreal

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Boreal | Roundtrip Ushuaia

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ID: 1384804

220103

Jan

3


2022

MS Fram

22-night Antarctica, Falklands, South Georgia - The Ultimate Expedition Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$22,956

Details

ID: 1375128

220104

Jan

4


2022

L'Austral

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | L'Austral | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,580

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ID: 1384881

220104

Jan

4


2022

Diamond Princess®

16-night Antarctica and Cape Horn Cruise

Princess Cruises® | Diamond Princess® | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$3,599

Details

ID: 1395206

220104

Jan

4


2022

Volendam

74-night Grand South America and Antarctica Voyage

Holland America Line | Volendam | Roundtrip Ft. Lauderdale

from

$9,599

Details

ID: 1401430

220104

Jan

4


2022

Volendam

40-night Grand South America and Antarctica Voyage

Holland America Line | Volendam | Ft. Lauderdale/Buenos Aires

from

$5,999

Details

ID: 1402330

220105

Jan

5


2022

Silver Cloud

10-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,280

Details

ID: 1366779

220105

Jan

5


2022

Crystal Endeavor®

11-night Expedition Antarctica

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$16,249

Details

ID: 1380094

220105

Jan

5


2022

Westerdam

22-night South America and Antarctica Cruise

Holland America Line | Westerdam | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$3,999

Details

ID: 1384669

220105

Jan

5


2022

Silver Whisper

137-night The Tale of Tales – World Cruise 2022

Silversea Cruises | Silver Whisper | Ft. Lauderdale/Copenhagen

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ID: 1384790

220107

Jan

7


2022

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$10,096

Details

ID: 1375157

220107

Jan

7


2022

Silver Explorer

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,580

Details

ID: 1394991

220108

Jan

8


2022

Marina

20-night Polar & Patagonian Voyage

Oceania Cruises | Marina | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$4,149

Details

ID: 1380741

220108

Jan

8


2022

Le Commandant Charcot

14-night Expedition to Charcot and Peter I Islands Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$17,330

Details

ID: 1381588

220109

Jan

9


2022

Silver Wind

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$14,660

Details

ID: 1366547

220110

Jan

10


2022

Le Boreal

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Boreal | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,580

Details

ID: 1384805

220111

Jan

11


2022

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers and Wildlife Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$14,528

Details

ID: 1375394

220112

Jan

12


2022

Viking Octantis

12-night Antarctic Explorer Cruise

Viking Cruises | Viking Octantis | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$16,795

Details

ID: 1409384

220113

Jan

13


2022

Seabourn Quest

21-night Ultimate Antarctica and Patagonia Cruise

Seabourn | Seabourn Quest | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$14,999

Details

ID: 1397936

220115

Jan

15


2022

Silver Cloud

10-night Antarctica Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,280

Details

ID: 1366780

220116

Jan

16


2022

Crystal Endeavor®

19-night Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica Wildlife Expedition Cruise

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$30,549

Details

ID: 1369371

220116

Jan

16


2022

Norwegian Star

14-night Antarctica and South America Round-trip Buenos Aires Cruise

Norwegian Cruise Line® | Norwegian Star | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$1,980

Details

ID: 1386596

220116

Jan

16


2022

Celebrity Infinity

14-night Antarctica Cruise

Celebrity Cruises® | Celebrity Infinity | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$2,779

Details

ID: 1404613

220117

Jan

17


2022

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$9,142

Details

ID: 1375158

220117

Jan

17


2022

Silver Explorer

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$11,080

Details

ID: 1394992

220119

Jan

19


2022

Silver Wind

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,200

Details

ID: 1366548

220120

Jan

20


2022

Le Boreal

15-night The Great Austral Loop Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Boreal | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$18,160

Details

ID: 1384808

220120

Jan

20


2022

Diamond Princess®

16-night Antarctica and Cape Horn Cruise

Princess Cruises® | Diamond Princess® | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$3,599

Details

ID: 1395552

220121

Jan

21


2022

Le Lyrial

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Lyrial | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,580

Details

ID: 1384814

220122

Jan

22


2022

Le Commandant Charcot

11-night The Weddell Sea and Larsen Ice Shelf Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$14,450

Details

ID: 1381589

220123

Jan

23


2022

Viking Octantis

12-night Antarctic Explorer Cruise

Viking Cruises | Viking Octantis | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$16,795

Details

ID: 1409385

220125

Jan

25


2022

Silver Cloud

18-night South America Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Ushuaia/Santiago (Valparaiso)

from

$16,440

Details

ID: 1391273

220125

Jan

25


2022

Silver Cloud

51-night 2022 Grand Voyage – Grand Southern Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Ushuaia/Lautoka

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ID: 1394731

220125

Jan

25


2022

Silver Cloud

166-night 2022 The Uncharted World Tour Expedition Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Cloud | Ushuaia/Tromso

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ID: 1394733

220127

Jan

27


2022

MS Roald Amundsen

17-night Antarctica, Chilean Fjords, and Falklands - Great Explorers and Wildlife Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Roald Amundsen | Roundtrip Santiago

from

$15,949

Details

ID: 1375395

220127

Jan

27


2022

Westerdam

22-night South America and Antarctica Cruise

Holland America Line | Westerdam | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$3,999

Details

ID: 1384108

220127

Jan

27


2022

Silver Explorer

20-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Explorer | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$23,400

Details

ID: 1394995

220129

Jan

29


2022

Silver Wind

10-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$12,200

Details

ID: 1366549

220130

Jan

30


2022

Norwegian Star

14-night Antarctica and South America Round-trip Buenos Aires Cruise

Norwegian Cruise Line® | Norwegian Star | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$1,840

Details

ID: 1386597

220130

Jan

30


2022

Celebrity Infinity

14-night Antarctica Cruise

Celebrity Cruises® | Celebrity Infinity | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$2,739

Details

ID: 1404622

220131

Jan

31


2022

Seven Seas Voyager®

19-night Journey to Antarctica Cruise

Regent Seven Seas Cruises® | Seven Seas Voyager® | Santiago (San Antonio)/Buenos Aires

from

$14,799

Details

ID: 1358399

220131

Jan

31


2022

Seven Seas Voyager®

29-night Antarctic Insights Cruise

Regent Seven Seas Cruises® | Seven Seas Voyager® | Santiago (San Antonio)/Rio de Janeiro

from

$20,899

Details

ID: 1358400

220201

Feb

1


2022

Silver Whisper

23-night The Tale of Tales – World Cruise 2022 – Segment 3

Silversea Cruises | Silver Whisper | Ushuaia/Cape Town

from

$18,060

Details

ID: 1384792

220202

Feb

2


2022

Le Commandant Charcot

14-night Expedition to Charcot and Peter I Islands Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Commandant Charcot | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$16,190

Details

ID: 1375047

220203

Feb

3


2022

MS Fram

22-night Antarctica, Falklands, South Georgia - The Ultimate Expedition Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fram | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$25,021

Details

ID: 1375129

220203

Feb

3


2022

Viking Octantis

12-night Antarctic Explorer Cruise

Viking Cruises | Viking Octantis | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$16,795

Details

ID: 1380022

220203

Feb

3


2022

Seabourn Quest

21-night Ultimate Antarctica and Patagonia Cruise

Seabourn | Seabourn Quest | Buenos Aires/Santiago (San Antonio)

from

$14,999

Details

ID: 1397938

220204

Feb

4


2022

Crystal Endeavor®

11-night Expedition Antarctica

Crystal Cruises® | Crystal Endeavor® | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$15,999

Details

ID: 1380095

220206

Feb

6


2022

MS Fridtjof Nansen

11-night Antarctica – Highlights of the Frozen Continent Voyage

Hurtigruten | MS Fridtjof Nansen | Roundtrip Buenos Aires

from

$10,754

Details

ID: 1375159

220208

Feb

8


2022

Silver Wind

12-night Antarctica Cruise

Silversea Cruises | Silver Wind | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$15,920

Details

ID: 1366551

220210

Feb

10


2022

Le Lyrial

10-night Emblematic Antarctica Cruise

Ponant Cruises | Le Lyrial | Roundtrip Ushuaia

from

$13,580

Details

ID: 1384815

Mesmerizing Antarctica!

Antarctica is a land of extremes: it is the coldest and driest continent on Earth and has the highest average elevation. As the fifth largest continent in the world, Antarctica is also the most Southern, overlying the "South Pole". Scarcely touched by humans, the frozen land boasts breathtaking scenery, broken by only a handful of scientific bases and a "permanent" population of scientists numbering only a few thousand. Visitors to Antarctica generally must brave rough sea crossings aboard ice-strengthened vessels, but those who do are rewarded with amazing scenery and tremendous and unique wildlife.

Antarctica is notable for being the only continent with no significant land plant life and no native land mammals, reptiles, or amphibians. (There are no polar bears; they are only at the North Pole.) However its shoreline serves as nesting ground for many species of migratory birds and penguins, and the Southern Ocean surrounding it is home to many fish and marine mammals, including whales.

For tourists, Antarctica is accessible only during the austral summer season from November to March, during which sea ice melts enough to allow access, coastal temperatures can rise up to highs of 57°F and there are twenty four hours of daylight. During the winter the sea is impassable. Temperatures can fall to -40°C/F and there are twenty four hours of darkness.

The above temperatures apply to the islands and coastal regions that tourists ordinarily visit. Temperatures in the interior, such as the South Pole, are far harsher, with summer highs of around 5°F and winter lows plummeting to -112°F.

Antarctic Peninsula - Antarctica's principal destination, nearest to Tierra del Fuego, with the impressive topography of the Antarctic Andes, island hot springs, the continent's densest concentration of research stations

East Antarctica - The Eastern Hemisphere's vast icy desert wasteland that makes up most of the continent is probably the least well known to tourists, but there are a few interesting destinations, including Mawson's Huts, and the Southern Pole of Inaccessibility

Ross Sea - The principal destination for cruise ships leaving Australia and New Zealand has some of Antarctica's most impressive sights around volcanic Ross Island and the huge Transantarctic Mountain Chain

South Pole - Unlike its northern cousin, the South Pole sits upon stationary ground, and therefore supports a permanent research station and a ceremonial "pole"

West Antarctica - With the exception of the Antarctic Peninsula, West Antarctica is barren and empty, even of research stations (except for the Brunt Ice Shelf), but it does contain the continent's highest & lowest points, the former of which you can climb on a guided expedition

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