Antarctica | THE most sought-after destination of 2019 amongst luxury travelers

Baby Penguins

Antarctica has become THE most sought-after destination of 2019 amongst luxury travelers. The season will debut in November and Scott Dunn, the pioneers of new luxury travel experiences in Antarctica, have some incredible offers for those booking before the 31st March.

Antarctica has become top of the list for the discerning traveler for many reasons. Antarctica’s rich ecosystem is home to penguin colonies, sea birds, whales, and seals. The fluffy baby penguin chicks are everywhere as soon as hatching begins in December and the opportunities to whale spot are magnificent! 

 Guests who book the incredible Silversea Expeditions with Scott Dunn by March 31st will enjoy Scott Dunn’s exclusive offers including complimentary flights, hotels, transfer, private guided tour plus additional savings and more with Silversea Expeditions. Fares from USD 14, 310 per person. (Selected sailings only). 

IN 2019 Scott Dunn introduces: 

Blue Antarctica

  1. Silversea Silver Cloud 

As the most luxurious and comfortable vessel to sail Antarctica, the Silversea Silver Cloud offers all-suite accommodation. All of the suites boast large picture windows so guests can gaze out to Antarctica’s ice-shelves, glaciers, volcanoes, and mountains! Le Champagne is the only Relais & Chateaux restaurant at sea and features delicious fine dining dishes however there are also more casual dining options on board. Complete with a pool, Jacuzzi, fitness center, beauty salon and spa to unwind after a day of exploration. 

 

  1. Greg Mortimer 

Named after the co-founder of Aurora Expeditions, Greg Mortimer is the company’s first purpose-expedition vessel with a friendly and intimate vibe. The ship has been designed to offer small-scale polar cruising, bespoke itineraries, and multiple landing opportunities. Passengers will be able to enjoy plentiful shore excursions in the Zodiac boats, along with a wide range of activities such as polar snorkeling and sea kayaking. 

 

  1. M/V Hondius 

As the most advanced addition to the fleet at Oceanwide Expeditions, M/V Hondius is the world’s first registered Polar Class 6 cruise ship. Not only is it flexible, fast and fortified but it exceeds all the latest environmental requirements for the Polar Code.  Itineraries are flexible so that guests can take advantage of nature and wildlife contact time as they wish. With the stylish and modern accommodation, the M/V Hondius also has a large observation lounge which offers guests the chance for an exploratory voyage with the first-hand experience of the magnificent wildlife and polar scenery. 

 

  1. M/V Magellan Explorer 

As the world’s first custom-built ship designed for Antarctic air-cruise trips, the M/V Magellan Explorer enables guests to now fly over the infamous stormy Drake Passage. Not only does this save passengers from a rough crossing but it also saves them holiday days for further exploring! This robust and agile boat includes ice-detecting radar equipment, a high-quality stabilizing system and an environmentally-friendly heat recovery system that recycles the engine heat to warm the ship and water supply. With a wide range of cabins decorated in a contemporary and boutique style that will suit any guest’s preference.  

 

  1. Whichaway Glamping 

Situated in the interior of Antarctica this unique camp is both luxurious and ecological – the perfect base for an Antarctic adventure. The spacious state-of-the-art sleeping pods are designed for two people, and the camp contains a large living area where the award-winning chef prepares mouth-watering meals! Activities are tailored to the guests’ desires, either easy and gentle or adventurous and adrenaline-fueled where guests can learn how to rock climb on nearby ‘Nunatak’ mountain or explore the impressive Schirmacher Oasis. 

 

  1. RCGS Resolute 

The RCGS Resolute has been purpose-built for the polar expedition and is well-equipped to handle the harshest of Antarctic conditions. The ship has been commended for its stability and speed; this makes the experience on board more comfortable as well as ensuring guests have an optimum amount of time at the landing sites when cruising the Antarctic Peninsula. With a high staff to guest ration and extensive facilities on board, the RCGS Resolute is perfect for unwinding after excursions out in the polar weather conditions. 

 

The URL link for this offer is https://www.scottdunn.com/luxury-holidays/americas/antarctic/antarctica

The contact number for a Scott Dunn Travel Expert is +65 3158 6530.

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