12 Nights / 13 Days
Board your ship at Ushuaia and sail the Beagle Channel, into the Drake Passage and cross the Antarctic Convergence into the Antarctic Ocean. Onwards to the Antarctic Circle, exploring the waterways of the Antarctic Peninsula in inflatable Zodiac's, heading further South to the Antarctic Mainland and return to Ushuai via the Cape Horn.
Vessel: The Akademik Ioffe
Designed for polar research, the Akademik Ioffe is modern, comfortable, safe and ice-strengthened.
From small group sessions to briefings for all passengers, we have public spaces on-board the ship ideally suited for each and every need.
A separate bar and lounge, as well as a library provide ideal places to sit and relax or catch up on some reading. A selection of movies and documentaries can also be watched in the lounge.
Vessel: The Akademik Sergey Vavilov
The sister ship to the Akademik Ioffe; is modern, comfortable, safe and ice-strengthened.
With a near identical layout the Akademik Sergey Vavilov offers numerous passenger areas ideal for small group briefings or information sessions, an expansive bar and lounge located on deck six offers widespread views 180 degrees, making it an ideal location for catching up over drinks or writing in your journal.
The library and reading room are well stocked with polar, fiction and non- fiction and is a wonderful spot to enjoy some reading.