ANTARCTIC SHIPPING |
Antarctic Dream also offers a Fly and Sail program for Antarctica which
eliminates one crossing of the sometimes rough Drake Passage. This 7-night
Antarctic program leaves by plane from Punta Arenas, Chile and meets the ship in
Antarctica. Return is by ship to Ushuaia, Argentina; or reverse.
Passenger Capacity: 78
Former Name: Piloto Pardo
Length: 83 m
Officers & Crew: Chile, Finland
There are 11-day expeditions to Antarctica going from
Ushuaia from November through March.
Cabins: 40. Cabins are outside, have
either queen or twin beds, private
bathroom with shower or tub.
Activities: Library, sauna, fitness room,
conference hall, laundry, doctor on board. There are lectures on board every day and
shore excursions with wildlife and cultural highlights. Guest lecturers
include geologists, naturalists, photographers. There are several kayaking
expeditions per sailing. Languages spoken: Spanish
and English. There is an open bridge to passengers. Antarctic voyages
feature albatrosses, storm petrels and other seabirds that escort the vessel,
seals, penguins, elephant seals, whale watching. The ship sails around the Antarctic Peninsula
"iceberg alley" with large icebergs drifting north from the Antarctic. The voyage
starts in Ushuaia, cruising the Drake Passage to the South
Shetlands Islands. There is satellite email.
Fares Reported to Us: For 11-day trip $6,900 to $14,200 per person double
occupancy. The 7-night Fly and Sail trip starts at $9,500.
detailed itineraries, go to
For special offers and to book a cruise on the Antarctic Dream,
our cruise request form.
TO MAKE A RESERVATION:
We work with several
agencies and tour operators who are experts in small ships.
For them to make a reservation for you, fill out the