Falkland Islands Discovery

Falkland Islands Discovery

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Falkland Islands Discovery

Discover Islas Malvinas, the extraordinary Falklands archipelago off the coast of Patagonia

Brimming with penguins, seals and the largest black-browed albatross colony in the world, the Falkland Islands are nothing short of a remarkable sub-Antarctic destination. Located 490 kilometres east of Patagonia in the South Atlantic Ocean, this much-fought-over territory has been variously settled and claimed by France, Spain, Britain and Argentina, and it’s not hard to see why. En route from Buenos Aires, touch down in the Falklands and discover not only iconic wildlife and birdlife, but also vast swathes of beautiful rolling landscapes, a fascinating naval history and a local culture rich in British charm. Waste no time in experiencing this extraordinary sub-Antarctic zone for yourself.

Expired on Tuesday October 27th, 2020

Ship: Ocean Endeavor

Date: 27 October 2020 – 05 November 2020
Category Prices
Category 2 (Triple Interior) From $6,555
Category 4 (Twin Porthole) Was $8,415

From $7,153

Category 1 (Single Interior) From $7,130
Category 3 (Twin Interior) From $7,130
Category 5 (Twin Window) Was $9,130

From $7,761

Category 6 (Twin Porthole Suite) Was $9,845

From $8,369

Category 7 (Twin Window Suite) Was $10,130

From $8,611

Category 8 (Superior) Was $11,415

From $9,132

Category 9 (Junior Suite) Was $12,845

From $10,276

Category 10 (Owner’s Suite) Was $14,270

From $11,416

Important notes

BOOKING CONDITIONS
Arctic and Antarctic bookings have an increased deposit requirement of 20% of the full voyage cost (before any discount). The balance is due 120 days before departure.

If a booking is cancelled 120 days or more before departure – the cancellation fee is the full loss of the deposit paid.

If a booking is cancelled between 119 days and departure – the cancellation fee is 100% of the total price of the voyage.

Other fees may apply for air tickets and other arrangements booked in conjunction with a Polar voyage.

ADVENTURE ADD ON’s
Kayaking is available to book on all Antarctic voyages. Some voyages also offer other activities such as camping and snowshoeing. All of these activities must be booked prior to departure and incur an additional cost. Spaces are limited so please enquire at time of booking. For kayaking, previous, recent experience is essential.

Prices are corrected at time of posting and are subject to change without noticed.

Expired on Tuesday October 27th, 2020

Expired on Tuesday October 27th, 2020

Expired on Tuesday October 27th, 2020

Day 1: Buenos Aires

Your sub-Antarctic adventure begins in Buenos Aires, Argentina’s vivacious and eye-catching capital city. You can arrive at any time and independently transfer to the group hotel – accommodation is included for the night. After checking in, meet your fellow travellers and be briefed by the expedition team about the journey ahead. If you arrive early into Buenos Aires, there’s plenty to see and do. Perhaps explore the neighbourhood of La Boca, pay your respects to Eva Peron at the famous Recoleta Cemetery or search through the antique markets of San Telmo.
Meals Included
There are no meals included on this day.
Special Information
An arrival transfer from the airport on Day 1 is included in your voyage fare. Full details will be sent with your final joining instructions.

This morning is free for you to continue exploring Buenos Aires and pick up any last-minute essentials. In the afternoon, transfer to from the harbour where the Ocean Endeavour, your home for the next 10 or so days, will be waiting. Wave goodbye to this fascinating, lively city – the next few days will be spent following Argentina’s coastline south towards the Falklands. This evening, spend some time getting to know your shipmates over a celebratory dinner and drinks.
Meals Included
Breakfast
Dinner

One of the major perks of a journey aboard the Ocean Endeavour is its full health and wellness centre, which includes a gym, heated salt-water pool and saunas. Yoga classes are also available to keep you entertained and feeling fresh while at sea. Alternatively, the reading lounges are a great place to pass an afternoon at sea and learn some more about the Falklands, Antarctica and its surrounding areas.
Meals Included
Breakfast (3)
Lunch (3)
Dinner (3)

Welcome to the Falklands. We’ll be exploring the two main islands on Zodiac excursions and daily landings. Wildlife sightings around the Falkland Islands will likely include at least three species of penguin and two endemic bird species – Cobb’s wren and the flightless steamer duck. The expedition team will educate you on the local flora and fauna so you will know what you’re looking for. Other potential landing sites include West Point Island, Saunders Island, Sea Lion Island and Bleaker Island. For detailed information on potential landing sites, please see https://www.peregrineadventures.com/en-au/antarctica/landing-sites

There’s also a chance to participate in an optional kayaking adventure (at an additional cost). These trips are taken in small groups and some experience is essential. Beginners interested in kayaking should first take an introductory course prior to the voyage, which includes how to perform a wet exit. We also strongly recommend that regardless of your experience, you take part in some kayaking practice prior to the voyage to ensure that you are comfortable on the water.
Meals Included
Breakfast (3)
Lunch (3)
Dinner (3)

As our explorations of the Falklands draw to a close, we cruise further south toward our final destination: Ushuaia, Argentina. This is a chance to further enjoy the onboard facilities, share photographs with fellow shipmates, or simply enjoy some rest and relaxation. The final dinner together is always a highlight, so live it up and toast what’s been an incredible journey to a unique destination.
Meals Included
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner

Say a final farewell to your fellow travellers as this adventure comes to an end in Ushuaia. The town serves as the gateway to Tierra del Fuego National Park and well worth spending some time exploring if you have the time.
Meals Included
Breakfast

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