Magellan Explorer

Travel Type

Fly Cruise/Cruise

Starts In

Punta Arenas, Chile/Ushuaia, Argentina

Size

77 Guests

Packages From

USD$ 4995

Magellan Explorer

Fly Cruise Antarctica

Experience Antarctica & beyond by air and sea aboard the new and stylish Magellan Explorer polar expedition cruise vessel.

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Magellan Explorer Fly Cruise Program

Magellan Explorer Antarctica Fly Cruise 

Constructed to provide optimum comfort and stability and launched just last season the Magellan Explorer Fly Cruise offers a luxurious and interactive travel experience of Antarctica. With enough space for 73 passengers, you’ll appreciate the opportunity to exchange with your fellow travellers whilst also having a number of places to enjoy a quiet moment alone as you take in the beauty of the destination. The Magellan Explorer cruise vessel was completed in 2019 and is staffed by 69 crew members to ensure a truly personalised and premium service cruise adventure where you will feel comfortable despite the icy conditions as you snuggle up to exclusive features such as a glass enclosed observation lounge, stylish dining room, well stocked bar, library, meeting room, custom designed gym, sauna and medical clinic. 

Magellan Explorer Deck Plan

The Magellan Explorer features five decks and seven accommodation categories including a dedicated single cabin for your Antarctic cruise. You will find a gift shop on deck 3 close to the ample dining room and additional amenities onboard such a meeting room, full workout gym by Anytime Fitness, library, sauna and observation deck are located on deck 4. Meanwhile on the the top deck number 5, you will find an additional outdoor deck next to the observation lounge as well as outdoor bbq area. 

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 Your Experience on the Magellan Explorer Cruise

Part of the thrill of your experience on the Magellan Explorer will be reaching or leaving Antarctica as part of a unique fly cruise program where you will fly across the Drake Passage in order to board your vessel on King George Island. Once onboard the Magellan Explorer, choose where you will enjoy observing Antarctica’s spectacular animal life and impressive scenery, from the forward facing observation lounge which leads onto the ship’s bow, or the spacious dining room or alternative observation platforms and deck. On your travels, take in a lecture led by scientists and experts will be conducted in the state of the art presentation room or just admire, observe and photograph the mesmerising wildlife and wilderness. 

Magellan Explorer Cruise Cabins

There are seven cabin options you can choose from as part of your Antarctic adventure on the Magellan Explorer cruise. 

The Twin Porthole, Deluxe and Veranda cabins all offer a sitting area with balcony whilst 3 passengers can be accommodated in a triple suite with beds across two rooms.

For an extra touch of class and space, the premium Penthouse and Grand Suite Cabins are also divided int a two room cabin. 

Dedicated single cabins are also available on the Magellan Explorer cruise. 

All twin cabins onboard the Magellan Explorer can be configured into a king size and all cabins include a wardrobe, individually controlled heating system, sitting area and private shower. 

Special Activities on your Magellan Explorer Antarctica Cruise

By taking an Antarctica cruise on the Magellan Explorer, you’ll have the opportunity to explore one of the world’s wildest destinations through a true interactive adventure and unique fly cruise expedition.  

Select departures on the Magellan Explorer include additional activities such as kayaking or camping (which need to be pre-booked) or Hiking and Snowshoeing as part of your antarctic landing which can be arranged whilst on the ship. 

Antarctic Travel Routes on the Magellan Explorer

The Magellan Explorer offers adventures to the South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula, explores as far as the Antarctic Circle as well as the Falkland Islands & South Georgia. Special departures explore the Ushuaia, Cape Horn and Falkland Islands.

 

Vessel

Ice strenghtened ship (LR PC6 Class) built specifically for consumer Polar Exploration.

Motor

Diesel Engine, Propulsion 3440 kw and capable of travelling at 14 knots in open water.

Includes

Private Charter flights to/from Punta Arenas Chile and King George Island, Antarctica (depending on itinerary,) accommodation onboard the Magellan Explorer, daily activities and landings, all meals, lecture series and briefings, use of rubber boots.

Excludes

Flights to and accommodation in Punta Arenas, Chile, optional activities, expenses etc.

Choose the Magellan Explorer...

you're looking for a premium Antarctic experience, are short on time or worried about seasickness.

SEASON 2020/2021 DEPARTURE DATES
ANTARCTICA EXPRESS 6 DAYS/5 NIGHTS 11 JAN 2021
USHUAIA, CAPE HORN & FALKLANDS 8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS 26 SEP 2020, 17 OCT 2020, 24 OCT 2020
THE FALKLANDS & SOUTH GEORGIA 15 DAYS/14 NIGHTS 03 OCT 2020
CLASSIC ANTARCTICA AIR CRUISE 8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS
Low Season 06 DEC 2020, 16 DEC 2020
High Season 21 DEC 2020, 26 DEC 2020, 31 DEC 2020, 14 JAN 2021, 19 JAN 2021, 31 JAN 2021, 15 FEB 2021, 20 FEB 2021
POLAR CIRCLE AIR CRUISE 10 DAYS/9 NIGHTS 24 JAN 2021

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