Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake
10 Dec - 17 Dec
7 Nights
5 Ports
Quark Expeditions

Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

10 December - 17 December 2025
From £12,916 pp

Duration

7 Nights

Journey Type

Cruise only (Please call for flight options)

Ports

5 Ports

10 December

Setting sail from Punta Arenas

The weather-beaten city of Punta Arenas is a laid back and welcoming place, in spite of its inhospitable location on the shores of the Strait of Magellan. Nearby attractions include penguin colonies and the dramatic scenery of Torres del Paine National Park, while beyond the southern horizon lie the frozen wastes of Antarctica.

11 December

Antarctica: King George Island

12-13 December

Antarctica: Antarctic Peninsula

14-15 December

Antarctica: South Shetland Islands

16-17 December

Arriving in Punta Arenas

The Ship

Your home from home

Quark Expeditions - World Explorer in Antarctica
Quark Expeditions - World Explorer - Veranda Suite
Quark Expeditions - World Explorer - Zodiac

The new World Explorer, launched in 2019, stands out as one of the fastest and finest expedition ships in Quark's fleet.

What we love

With their history of expertise in polar adventure, Quark are taking things to the next level with this spacious and comfortable ship, which combines a modern and inviting cruise experience with some wonderful adventure opportunities. Every cabin and suite boasts a walk-out or Juliet balcony, ensuring you'll always have a great view of the spectacular scenery.

Capacity

172 Guests (140 Guests on Antarctic Express voyages)
Crew 130 Staff
Style Comfortable and inviting, with well-equipped and roomy cabins from 242 square feet, and a passionate and experienced expedition team.
Inclusions
  • Three meals a day in comfortable dining room, open seating
  • Beer and wine with dinner
  • Soft drinks, juices and water
  • Reusable water bottles with filling stations
  • Tea and coffee available in the Explorer Lounge all day
  • Library
  • Lectures in the theatre-style auditorium
  • Well-equipped gym
  • Large heated outdoor pool
  • Quark parka and boots

More about World Explorer

Get your free Antarctica guide

Our expedition cruising guide to Antarctica will tell you everything you need to know, including when to visit, what to see and how to get there.

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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

10 December - 17 December 2025
From £12,916 pp

Duration

7 Nights

Journey Type

Cruise only (Please call for flight options)

Ports

5 Ports

Ship

World Explorer of Quark Expeditions

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Why Mundy?

Who we are

Mundy Adventures is the intrepid little brother of Mundy Cruising plc, the UK's very first cruise specialist, and one of the leading companies in its field.

We specialise in travel by ship and have been doing so for over 50 years. By providing expert, personal service, insightful ideas and fascinating add-ons we aim to make your adventure holiday truly unique and special.

We're happy to do all of that on the telephone. But, if you prefer to chat face to face, then why not visit us at our comfortable offices on London's Russell Square - we'd be delighted to see you.

Mundy Adventures office, 48/49 Russell Square, London