Enjoy a Thrilling Expedition to Antarctica
Antarctica – a white desolate landscape at the end of the world. Not a usual holiday destination, but one on many a traveller's bucket list adventures for the New Year. This captivating continent gives you the chance to explore nature, photograph rare wildlife and learn about science, geology and glaciology. A great way to do all of this is on a Hurtigruten Cruise. The cruise company have been undertaking polar expeditions for years, operating a fleet of high-tech, sustainable ships that strive to protect the fragile environments in which they sail. If you have unlimited time, treat yourself to their Ultimate Expedition. In a 23-day mammoth tour of the continent, you take in Buenos Aires, Ushuaia, the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Antarctica. This unique once-in-a-lifetime tour allows you to explore regions where nature is still very much in charge. Activities include photographing a variety of penguin species, birdwatching, hiking, kayaking, historic tours and even camping overnight on Antarctica in a tent!