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Adventures Afloat: Antarctic Peninsula

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Program #6024RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Journeying past majestic mountains, deeply crevassed glaciers, and massive icebergs, naturalists illuminate the wildlife and the nutrient-rich waters that sustain this environment.


Highlights

• Experts introduce you to the wildlife of the otherworldly Tierra del Fuego National Park.
• On Zodiac excursions, experience close encounters with penguins and seals.
• North of the Antarctic Circle, voyage through icy waters home to many humpback whales.


Program Notes

There is room for one female looking to be matched with a roommate in Category 4. Please call Road Scholar to enroll.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Descending and ascending a steep stairway to board Zodiacs; climbing in and out of Zodiacs; wet landings ashore; walking on rough, unpaved terrain.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Buenos Aires (Argentina), 2 nights; flight to Ushuaia, 1 night; embark mv Ushuaia, 10 nights (ports of call include Drake Passage, Antarctic Peninsula, South Shetland Islands, Drake Passage, Beagle Channel); disembark Ushuaia, flight to Buenos Aires (Argentina), departure.

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Included
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13 nights of accommodations
39 meals: 13 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 13 dinners
15 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances
2 Flights during the program

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5
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