Embark on a panoramic Luxury Expedition Cruise that spans the vibrant Falkland Islands, the untouched wilds of South Georgia, and the epic landscapes of Antarctica. This adventure, ideal for photographers and explorers alike, offers you the opportunity to set foot on lands steeped in polar exploration history and to experience the stunning wildlife of the Southern Ocean region.
Under the guidance of celebrated photographer and photo coach, Michelle Valberg, this expedition becomes a grand opportunity to capture the untouched beauty of these locations. Michelle's expertise will enhance your photographic skills, helping you encapsulate the ethereal charm of king penguin colonies, the historical richness of the Falkland Islands, and the breathtaking expanses of Antarctica.
Your 15-night voyage begins with a two-night stay in the vibrant capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires. From there, you will traverse the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and Antarctica, each offering unique experiences and photographic opportunities. The journey is brought to life by A&K’s award-winning Expedition Team, who will lead onshore excursions and Zodiac adventures, adding another layer of understanding and appreciation to your experience.
About the Destinations
The last untouched wilderness, Antarctica is a realm of icy landscapes and abundant wildlife, where penguins, seals, and whales reign.
This remote island boasts dense populations of seals and penguins amidst a backdrop of dramatic landscapes and a rich history tied to the legendary explorer, Sir Ernest Shackleton.
The Falkland Islands
A unique blend of British and South American culture, the Falkland Islands offer diverse wildlife, from bird species to seals, set amidst rugged cliffs, rolling hills, and quaint settlements.
Abercrombie and Kent
Abercrombie & Kent (A&K) is a luxury travel company renowned for its meticulously planned and expertly guided expeditions around the world. Founded in 1962, A&K has grown into a respected leader in the travel industry, offering innovative and enriching travel experiences in the world's most captivating places.
With a network of 50 global offices, A&K creates tailor-made journeys that take travelers off the beaten path, providing intimate access to authentic cultural experiences backed by their industry-leading standards for safety and comfort. Their award-winning Expedition Team, comprising of historians, geologists, naturalists, and conservationists, ensures that every journey is a rich and immersive experience.
A&K's commitment to delivering unrivaled travel experiences is seen in their attention to detail, high level of personal service, including private balcony for every onboard accommodation, butler service for every suite, and a maximum personnel-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.3. Every A&K journey is all-inclusive, encompassing everything from enriching cultural experiences and exciting wildlife encounters to luxury accommodations, world-class cuisine, and comprehensive on-call support.
An Exclusively Chartered, All-Inclusive Voyage Led by A&K’s Expedition Team
Pre-Cruise Stay at Stylish, Ideally Located Hotel and A&K-Led Excursion
Airport Meet and Greet and Transfers
Private Balcony with Every Onboard Accommodation and Butler Service with Every Suite
Culinary Program Featuring French-Inspired Cuisine, Including House Drinks, Afternoon Tea and Pastries
24-Hour Room Service and Breakfast in Bed on board
Complimentary Expedition Parka, Backpack and Water Bottle, and Use of Waterproof Pants, Boots and Trekking Poles
Zodiac Excursions Led by A&K Expert Naturalist Driver-Guides
Traveller’s Valet® Laundry Service on board
All Gratuities, Port Charges and Taxes
Complimentary Wi-Fi on Board and in Hotels
Onboard Service from an English-Speaking Staff, Including an Accredited Physician
24/7 A&K On-Call Support