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Antarctica Cruises

Antarctica (Photo:Alexey Suloev/Shutterstock)

About Antarctica Cruises

Looking for the ultimate cruise adventure? The White Continent is truly the trip of a lifetime. Whether you cross the Drake Passage in a small expedition ship or do a "sail by" on a larger vessel, this magical voyage will not only impress your friends, the otherworldly scenery will touch your soul.

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  • What is the best time to cruise to Antarctica?

  • Which cruise lines go to Antarctica?

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Sapphire Princess
Sapphire Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

16 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

976 Reviews
Leaving:Buenos Aires
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Jan 4, 2023
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Sapphire Princess
Sapphire Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

16 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

976 Reviews
Leaving:Buenos Aires
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Jan 4, 2024
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Sapphire Princess
Sapphire Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

16 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

976 Reviews
Leaving:Santiago
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
Jan 20, 2023
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Sapphire Princess
Sapphire Princess (Photo: Princess Cruises)

16 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

976 Reviews
Leaving:San Antonio
Cruise Line:Princess Cruises
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10 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

53 Reviews
Cruise Line:Silversea Cruises
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10 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

185 Reviews
Cruise Line:Silversea Cruises
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19 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

185 Reviews
Cruise Line:Silversea Cruises
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12 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

53 Reviews
Cruise Line:Silversea Cruises
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12 Night
Antarctic ExplorerDetails

Leaving:Ushuaia
Cruise Line:Viking Expeditions
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13 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

50 Reviews
Leaving:Ushuaia
Cruise Line:Ponant
Mar 3, 2023
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40 Night
From New York To AntarcticaDetails

50 Reviews
Leaving:New York
Cruise Line:Viking Expeditions
Oct 13, 2022
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10 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

57 Reviews
Leaving:Ushuaia
Cruise Line:Ponant
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11 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

5 Reviews
Leaving:Ushuaia
Cruise Line:Hurtigruten
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14 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

75 Reviews
Leaving:Dunedin
Cruise Line:Ponant
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10 Night
Antarctica CruiseDetails

108 Reviews
Leaving:Ushuaia
Cruise Line:Ponant
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More about Antarctica

What is the best time to cruise to Antarctica?

Summer in Antarctica is winter in the United States, which means the best time to visit is between November and March. Cruise ships don't visit Antarctica during its winter season when temperatures are almost always below freezing, and ice prohibits vessels from reaching land. For more: Antarctica Cruise Tips.

Which cruise lines go to Antarctica?

Besides visiting scientists and native wildlife, Antarctica is uninhabited and undeveloped. But visiting Antarctica offers cruisers some incredibly unique opportunities like mingling with penguins, taking a polar plunge into subzero waters, tent camping on the ice, and whale- and bird-watching. For more: 10 Amazing Things to See and Do on an Antarctica Cruise.

What are some things to do in Antarctica?

Besides visiting scientists and native wildlife, Antarctica is uninhabited and undeveloped. But visiting Antarctica offers cruisers some incredibly unique opportunities like mingling with penguins, taking a polar plunge into subzero waters, tent camping on the ice, and whale- and bird-watching. For more: 10 Amazing Things to See and Do on an Antarctica Cruise.

Do you need a passport to take a cruise to Antarctica?

Yes, a passport is required to cruise to Antarctica. Most sailings depart from Ushuaia in Argentina.

What should I pack for a cruise to Antarctica?

Windproof and waterproof clothing, including a jacket and overpants, with plenty of warm layers are essential. Long underwear, socks, gloves and waterproof boots are highly recommended. Most cruise lines that disembark passengers in Antarctica will provide necessary gear, including thick outerwear.

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