Home Special offers Newsletter About us Ships Responsible tourism Small ship cruise collection on facebook Small ship cruise collection on twitter
The Small Cruise Ship Collection

Trip Finder

Trip comparison

Select a Region:
Select a Destination:
Select a Trip:
Trip:
Region:
Destination:
Ship:
Capacity:
Ship type:
Duration:
Next departure:
Rates:
(per person)
Description:
Antarctica
Antarctic Peninsula
84
Expedition, Research
12 days
06 February, 2019 (and more..)
£GBP 5725 - 10895
(£GBP 477 - 907 per day)
The Weddell Sea will always be remembered as the polar region that still echoes the ill-fated expedition of the great British polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton. After Amundsen and Scott had reached the South Pole, Shackleton planned the Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition to make the first crossing of Antarctica, from the Weddell Sea to the Ross Sea via the South Pole. The 1914 expedition was a failure but it produced one of the greatest stories in the history of polar exploration. His ship, the Endurance was beset in the ice almost in sight of her destination, Vahsel Bay, and after ...
(read more..)

Please select
a Region & Trip
to compare

Please select
a Region & Trip
to compare

Direct link to this comparison: (copy/paste to facebook, skype, email etc)