AITO: The Association of Independent Tour Operators

Polar Journeys by Discover the World

Charlotte Bay, Antarctica

Polar journeys are all about bringing these extreme parts of our planet within reach of all those who have a love of adventure but want to enjoy the experience with a reasonable degree of comfort. The ship-based trips are 'expedition cruises' so if you are of average fitness and have an inquisitive nature, you cannot fail to have a great time! Our collection of holidays offers both Arctic and Antarctic small-ship cruises as well as amazing land-based holidays such as polar bear watching in Canada and once-in-a-lifetime adventures in the Antarctic Interior and North Pole.

Polar journeys are all about bringing these extreme parts of our planet within reach of all those who have a love of adventure but want to enjoy the experience with a reasonable degree of comfort. The ship-based trips are 'expedition cruises' so if you are of average fitness and have an inquisitive nature, you cannot fail to have a great time! Our collection of holidays offers both Arctic and Antarctic small-ship cruises as well as amazing land-based holidays such as polar bear watching in Canada and once-in-a-lifetime adventures in the Antarctic Interior and North Pole.

Polar Journeys Holidays

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For many travellers considering a holiday in Antarctica, crossing the Drake Passage is a daunting prospect. This holiday provides an alternative, flying to King George Island before heading to the Peninsula, it allows passengers to encounter the intriguing wildlife and wilderness of our southern-most continent without braving the 'Drake Shake'.

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This is an epic polar journey combining the majesty of the Peninsula with the remote and rugged sub-Antarctic islands. Introducing travellers to the region's varied and intriguing history and wildlife including king penguins and elephant seals on the islands, the curious gentoos and fearsome leopard seals who make the Peninsula home.

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This phenomenal journey offers a perfect alternative to an Antarctic expedition, visiting two of Britain’s most remote and unique territories, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands. With a wealth of history and an even richer abundance of wildlife, immerse yourself in some of the world’s most extraordinary scenery on this expedition voyage.

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