Antarctica Expedition Cruise (12 Days)

Cruise Line: Silversea Cruises
Punta Arenas, Chile to Ushuaia, Argentina
Dates: 11 Nov 2018 - 22 Nov 2018

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11 Nov 2018
Punta Arenas, Chile
6:00 PM
12 Nov 2018
13 Nov 2018
New Island, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
6:00 AM 11:00 AM
West Point Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
2:15 PM 7:00 PM
14 Nov 2018
Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
8:00 AM 1:00 PM
15 Nov 2018
Drake Passage (Cruising)
16 Nov 2018
Antarctic Sound (Cruising)
3:00 PM
17 Nov 2018
Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
18 Nov 2018
Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
19 Nov 2018
South Shetland Islands, Antarctica
11:00 PM
DAY 10
20 Nov 2018
Drake Passage (Cruising)
DAY 11
21 Nov 2018
Drake Passage (Cruising)
DAY 12
22 Nov 2018
Ushuaia, Argentina
6:00 AM
Antarctica Expedition Cruise map

Virtuoso Voyages Benefits


$300 USD Shipboard Credit Per Person

Silversea is offering a $300 per person SBC (first and second guests).

Ask Silversea for code: Silver300.

No Virtuoso registrations required. Onboard credit will be applied to guests' shipboard account.

Valid on new bookings only. Cancel/re-books do not qualify. Not applicable on voyage segments of five nights or less. Not applicable with groups. The promotion is capacity controlled and can be removed at any time.

Restrictions apply; please see Terms & Conditions for details.

About the Ship

Silver Cloud Expedition
Silver Cloud Expedition

Silver Cloud is the most spacious and comfortable ice class vessel in expedition cruising. Watching a breaching whale or a few cavorting penguins has never been so personal. Broad sweeping decks with multiple open spaces and a swimming pool complete what is surely the most distinctive expedition ship sailing today.

What's Included


  • 16 Zodiac boats for Landings and 10 kayaks

  • Team of 22 dedicated Expedition Specialists

  • Complimentary daily shore activities

Not Included

  • Formal Nights

  • Broadway-style Entertainment

  • Childcare / Babysitting

About Us

At Silversea we believe that nothing can rival the wonder of our world. Our mission is to unlock the most amazing experiences and destinations, and deliver them to you in superlative comfort and luxury. We do that while offering guests large-ship amenities aboard our intimate ships – all designed for an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. Silversea's itineraries encompass all seven continents and over 900 destinations worldwide – from cruises to the Mediterranean and Caribbean, to hundreds of fascinating and remote destinations aboard our expedition ships.

Insider Tip

We offer Free Round trip economy Air to several destinations as well as All-Inclusive packages to places like Galapagos, the Polar Regions, Asia and South Pacific.

Terms & Conditions

All Fares shown are cruise-only, in US dollars, per guest, based on double-occupancy. | Fares are capacity controlled, and subject to change at any time without notice. | Availability of all suite categories cannot be guaranteed. | Fares for single guests are available upon request. | Additional restrictions may apply. | All fares, savings, offers, itineraries, and programmes are subject to change without notice. | Silversea reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions. | Visit www.Silversea.com for complete Terms and Conditions. | ©Silversea | Ships' registry: Bahamas

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Shore Excursions

Punta Arenas, Chile - 11 Nov 2018

Offered by: ShoreTrips
Location: Punta Arenas, Chile
Length: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Meals: None
Recommended Ages:
Activity Level:
Experience(s): None Specified
Punta Arenas City & Museum Tour
Depart from the cruise ship pier and begin your tour through the city of Punta Arenas. Enjoy a scenic drive to the Plaza de Armas (Main Square) where you’ll see the immense statue of a Patagonian native and Fernando Magellan. From here you’ll travel to Cerro la Cruz viewpoint that overlooks the city, the Strait of Magellan, the Port, and the legendary Tierra del Fuego Island.

Next, you’ll visit the Maggiorino Borgatello Museum, founded by the Salesian missionaries, for a comprehensive overview of the regional flora and fauna, regional indigenous peoples and regional history. The next stop is the “Museo del Recuerdo” (Museum of Memories) located on the grounds of the Patagonian Institute, the research center of the University of Magallanes. This open-air museum has antique trains, machinery and relics of the European settlers in this remote part of the world.

As you head back towards town, you’ll pass a pioneer cemetery lined by tall cypress trees and splendid mausoleums. A solemn tombstone indicates the place where the last of the now-extinct Ona natives are buried.

On your way back to the pier you will view the Plaza de Armas Square and the statue of Magellan, with a mermaid and two Fuegian Indians at his feet.

Discover the charm of Chile’s largest southernmost city, Punta Arenas.

09:00 AM, 01:00 PM,

Meeting instructions:
Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.

Special instructions:
- This excursion requires easy walking over primarily even surfaces, but guests must be capable of navigating a long flight of stairs to reach some of the displays at the Maggorino Borgatello Museum.
- Please note that air-conditioned vehicles cannot be guaranteed.
- Entrance fees are included in the price of this tour.
- Food, beverages, and gratuities are not included.
- Weather is unpredictable in Punta Arenas, so we recommend that you wear comfortable walking shoes, long pants, a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen, and bring a jacket.

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