Antarctica Bridge: The World’s First Ultra-Luxury Fly-Cruise to Antarctica
King George Island roundtrip with departures on 11, 17, 23 & 29 December 2021
Silversea Expeditions Antarctica Fly-Cruise – Silversea’s guests can enjoy even greater diversity in their Antarctica offering, with the launch of Antarctica Bridge, the world’s first ultra-luxury fly-cruise to the White Continent. Prices for this all-inclusive 9-night fly-cruise option aboard the Silver Explorer start from $15 750 per person sharing.
Book by 30 October 2020 to pay a reduced Deposit of $1 000 per suite plus receive $1 000 to spend onboard
Pay in full by 30 October 2020 to receive a 10% Early Booking Bonus
Silversea Expeditions Antarctica Fly-Cruise - Map and day by day itinerary
Day 1: Inbound international flight, via Santiago.
You have the choice of either inclusive economy-class air or reduced business-class air on your inbound
international flight to Punta Arenas, Chile, as part of Silversea’s ongoing air promo.
Day 2: Pre-cruise hotel night in Punta Arenas.
Ahead of flying to Antarctica, guests will spend a night at the elegant Hotel Cabo de Hornos in Punta Arenas.
Here, you’ll receive your expedition kit, including rubber boots, parka, walking poles for the duration of the expedition, waterproof trousers, expedition backpacks and a water bottle. A dedicated Expedition Team will be on the ground prepare guests for the journey ahead.
Day 3: Flight to King George Island (Antarctica).
A first in the ultra-luxury cruise segment, you’ll fly to Antarctica in the equivalent of business-class comfort, saving two days at sea each way. You’ll land at the Chilean base of Presidente Frey, which is normally used by scientists as they journey to the island’s research stations.
Days 3-9: Antarctica Expedition aboard the Silver Explorer.
With five full days in Antarctica, you’ll enjoy an unprecedented level of flexibility aboard the Silver Explorer, and an enhanced scope to discover each destination. From King George Island, you’ll explore the same destinations as on Silversea’s conventional Antarctica offering: Antarctic Sound, the Antarctic Peninsula over three days, and the South Shetland Islands, before returning to King George Island once more. Silversea’s Expedition Team will guide Zodiac tours, shore experiences, kayaking tours, and provide lectures on the region’s fascinating geology, wildlife and history to enrich the journey for guests. In addition to witnessing remarkable icebergs,
you’ll visit large penguin rookeries, and may see several species of seals, whales & birds.
Day 9: Flight from Antarctica to Punta Arenas.
Return in style & comfort on the 75-seat aircraft to Punta Arenas, accompanied by Silversea representatives.
Day 9: Post-cruise hotel night in Punta Arenas.
Spend a relaxed post-cruise hotel night at the Hotel Cabo de Hornos and explore Punta Arenas once more.
Day 10: Outbound international flight.
The Silver Explorer
The Silver Explorer has a guest capacity of 144 and maintains Silversea’s reputation for intimate yet spacious ships that offer their hallmark easy-going luxury, warm Italian hospitality, highly personalised service and all-inclusive amenities. Attached, please find the deck plan and suite descriptions.
complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi throughout the ship; a butler service in all suites; complimentary beverages served throughout the ship (including fine wines, spirits and champagnes); in-suite bar and refrigerator stocked with each guest’s preferred beverage selections; open-seating dining; 24-hour complimentary room service and all onboard gratuities.
Complete programme of complimentary activities ashore including zodiac excursions
Educational programme of lectures and discussions by accompanying guest lecturers
A parka that is warm and waterproof as well as a water-resistant backpack
Port and embarkation charges
Physician aboard ship
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