Voyaging to Antarctica on an expedition cruise

Voyaging to Antarctica on an expedition cruise

Embark on an extraordinary expedition to Antarctica with Somewhere Beyond Vacations, your premier travel agency for unparalleled vacation experiences. Known as the "White Continent," Antarctica beckons adventurers from around the globe, and our curated trips ensure you make the most of this bucket list destination.

Join us on an unforgettable journey with Swan Hellenic, a trailblazer in cultural expedition cruising since the 1950s. Their legacy of delivering exceptional adventure, education, and luxury has been redefined with the launch of the SH Vega, the second ship in their purpose-built fleet, setting sail in April 2022.

Why Antarctic adventure? Here are key highlights from our recent expedition:

  1. Inclusive Atmosphere: Swan Hellenic welcomes travelers of all ages, backgrounds, and orientations. Solo travelers benefit from a minimal 25 percent supplement, ensuring accessibility for all.
  2. Expert Expedition Team: Our diverse and approachable expedition team, with over 200 years of combined experience, accompanies you on every step of the journey. Their passion for adventure and wealth of knowledge enhance the expedition, creating a unique and enjoyable experience.
  1. Complimentary Inclusions: From a one-night stay in Buenos Aires to airport transfers, boots, binoculars, and a variety of complimentary items, Swan Hellenic ensures you're well-equipped for your Antarctic exploration. Enjoy inclusive meals, drinks, and even in-room dining throughout your journey.
  2. Medical Excellence: Rest easy with highly credentialed medical staff, including a physician and nurse available 24/7. Specially trained in emergency medicine, they accompany guests during landings, prioritizing your safety and well-being.
  1. Culinary Diversity: Led by seasoned manager Puneet Sain, the culinary team ensures a diverse range of cuisine options, representing cultures from around the world. Enjoy freshly prepared meals, daily afternoon tea, and the expertise of an onboard sommelier.
  2. Cutting-Edge Expedition Ship: The SH Vega, launched in 2022, boasts high-tech features such as a PC5 ice-strengthened hull, extra-large stabilizers, and advanced navigation systems. Swan Hellenic prioritizes sustainability through low sulfur fuel and eco-friendly practices.
  1. Luxurious Staterooms: Experience comfort in well-appointed staterooms with unique features, including remote-controlled electric fireplaces and ample storage space. Balcony and suite staterooms accommodate small groups or families, ensuring a home away from home.
  2. Onboard Activities: Stay engaged with a library, complimentary launderette, spa, gym, sauna, jacuzzi, pool, and observation lounge. Connect with fellow travelers and the expedition team while enjoying panoramic views.

Your journey to Antarctica becomes seamless and memorable with Somewhere Beyond Vacations. Book your next expedition with us and unlock the door to extraordinary adventures. Explore the "White Continent" with confidence, knowing that our expertise and Swan Hellenic's legacy will make your vacation truly exceptional. Contact us today to secure your spot on the SH Vega and create memories that will last a lifetime.