Always fancied heading down to the White Continent and following in the footsteps of famous explorers? Want to see some of the most amazing and awe inspiring scenery in the world but like the comfort of returning to a warm ship each day? Niche expedition cruise operator, Hurtigruten has launched a special offer for anyone wanting to visit Antarctica this winter that offers savings of up to £1240pp.
Book an Antarctic Discovery or Weddell Sea Adventure itinerary on selected dates in January and February 2012 and take advantage of a new, unspecified cabin offer. This means that passengers book a cabin at a special price which will be allocated to them on arrival. This could result in receiving a higher category cabin!
The voyage is onboard MS Fram, a ship specifically designed for polar exploration. Onboard lectures and talks lead by experts on Antarctica will ensure guests learn as much as possible during their voyage. Polarcirkel boats are used to take passengers ashore and closer to penguin colonies, ice formations and the wonders of Antarctica.
Antarctic Discovery - £3948pp (Was £4934) – SAVE £986pp – Available on 3 January and 14 February 2012. This 12-day voyage offers an introduction to the world’s most beguiling continent. Now priced from £3948 (was £4934) per person for an unspecified outside cabin including nine night’s full board on the ship, return domestic charter flight between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia, one night’s b/b accommodation in Buenos Aires before and after the voyage, transfers and lectures. International flight packages are extra. Based on two sharing.
Weddell Sea Adventure - £4964pp (Was £6204pp) – SAVE £1240pp – Available on 21 January, this 15-day trip offers the chance to reach a latitude of 74° south into the rarely-visited, true heart of Antarctica, travelling in the wake of great pioneers such as Captain James Weddell and Sir Ernest Shackleton. Now priced from £4697 (was £6204)) per person for an unspecified outside cabin N grade cabin including 12 night’s full board on the ship, return domestic charter flight between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia, one night’s b/b accommodation in Buenos Aires before and after the voyage, transfers and lectures. International flight packages are extra. Based on two sharing.For more information call Hurtigruten on 020 8846 2666 www.hurtigruten.co.uk