Cruise Antarctica with G Adventures

15 Dec 2008

Don’t miss out on the investment of a lifetime! Book early and save $400 on any expedition cruise.

December 15, 2008 - Join G Adventures, the world leader in adventure travel, on its brand new ship the MS Expedition for a voyage of a lifetime to the great white continent of Antarctica. In addition to affordable trip prices, for a limited time, G Adventures is offering early booking bonuses on all expeditions booked by January 31, 2009.

The M/S Expedition has several public areas where passengers can congregate during sea crossings and in between land excursions. Travellers can relax in the Expedition Lounge, enjoy the Polar Bear Pub, sample world class international cuisine in single sittings in the dining room, exercise in the fitness centre and marvel at the magnificent views from our top 360° view observation deck.

See the last great wilderness in style. MS Expedition holds 120 passengers and guests will have the choice of a variety of different categories of new top-of-the-line cabins including affordable doubles and triples, higher end double cabins and luxurious suites. All rooms provide outside cabins with views (window or porthole) and full private en-suite bathrooms.

Travellers’ experiences will be enhanced by G Adventures’ ten-member expedition team which includes experts in marine and avian biology, history and geology. Also, travellers will get closer than they could have imagined to the extraordinary wildlife and surreal landscapes on stand-out zodiac excursions. Now that’s an investment with dividends to count on!

Take a G Adventures expedition to Antarctica today – there are 12 different thrilling trips to choose from including:

Antarctica Classic – 11 days
A true adventure to the world's most remote wilderness! Our Antarctica Classic expedition focuses on the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula, home to some of the planet's most inspiring scenery and impressive wildlife such as Gentoo, Chinstrap and Adélie penguin rookeries, Weddell, Crabeater and Leopard seals, and Orca, Humpback and Minke whales.
Price: Starting at $3770 CAD/ $3590 USD*
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Beyond the Antarctic Circle - 13 days
Join us on a voyage of discovery to Antarctica - a fabulous and virtually pristine paradise. The Peninsula also has a remarkable human history. During the voyage we will learn about some of the most important and dramatic expeditions to this remote corner of the world. We will pass colossal icebergs and countless colonies of penguins as we move towards crossing the Antarctic Polar Circle. Few travellers have ventured this far south, but with our fully equipped ice-strengthened vessel, we can access many remote locations other ships just can't reach.
Price: Starting at $4510 CAD/ $4295 USD
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Patagonia Experience and Antarctica – 20 days
With wilderness treks, cruising and a city stay, there truly is something for everyone. Travellers can marvel at the glaciers of Antarctica, explore the beauty of Patagonia, hike in El Chaltén in Glacier National Park, see the famous Moreno Glacier and visit spectacular Torres del Paine National Park. After, passengers will embark on the journey of a lifetime as they explore the fascinating continent of Antarctica on the MS Expedition.
Price: Starting at $6240 CAD/ $5940 USD
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Spirit of Shackleton – 20 days
Experience vast penguin rookeries and seal colonies on this awe-inspiring voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands. This 20-day voyage visits historical sites of past explorers, and South Georgia, a former whaling station and home to prolific wildlife. Antarctica is sure to amaze any traveller seeking a true adventure to the world's most remote wilderness.
Price: Starting at $11890 CAD/ $11320 USD
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Grand Voyage to Antarctica – 24 days
Our most extensive voyage to the world's remote wilderness! This expedition spends extended time in the seldom visited Falkland Island, South Georgia Island and Antarctica. Also included is a full day at a King Penguin rookery and exploring the untouched coastlines of remote subantarctic islands. We then make our way south to the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula, home to some of the planet's most impressive wildlife and dramatic landscapes.
Price: Starting at $11125 CAD/ $10595 USD
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*Price listed is for a Category 1 triple cabin. International airfare is not included in the price. Discount of $400 is applicable to all expedition trips booked by January 31, 2009. Other cabin types are available and can be viewed at