Guided expedition of Antarctica. This is the last chance to visit Antarctica on board of Bark Europa this season. Step on board in Ushuaia and sail south, crossing the Drake Passage under the watchful eyes of albatrosses. After days of sailing the Tall Ship you will reach the pristine White Continent and have some time to explore it. The guide on board will answer your questions and bring you to landings on shore. You will meet penguins, seals, sea elephants, and hopefully also some whales who like to feed on local krill. Bring you camera with good zoom lenses for closeup photos of the unique wildlife. Spend your days sailing, trekking and enjoying drinks at the bar with a truly amazing view! Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older. Limited places in 2-person cabins available. IMPORTANT: The Antarctica journeys fill out very quickly. We will inform you about the availability after receiving the booking form.
Ushuaia is commonly regarded as the most southern city in the World or ‘El Fin del Mundo’. This Argentinian port is known as a starting point for expeditions to Antarctica. The city was originally built up around a prison in the early 20th century, but today tourists come to Ushuaia to visit the national park Tierra del Fuego, go skiing in the nearby mountains, or sail the Beagle canal. Ushuaias’ windy subpolar climate serves to reinforce the notion that you’re at the ‘end of the world’.
Dates: 24 February 2020 - 16 March 2020
Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
Windseekers joining: maximum 48
No sailing experience required!
Official language on board: English
Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
Need to take with you on board: towels
Ida (19) Finland
"The best moment was when we crossed the finish line and everybody celebrated together. The tone was simply unforgettable!"
Stephanie (42) France
"I LEARNED THAT IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO FIND A NEW PASSION IN LIFE."
Lieven (23) Belgium
"Setting sails: always fantastic."
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