Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition
28 Feb - 16 Mar
16 Nights
7 Ports
Quark Expeditions

Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition

28 February - 16 March 2025
From £14,900 pp

Duration

16 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from Argentina

Ports

7 Ports

1 March

Setting sail from Buenos Aires

2 March

Argentina: Ushuaia

3-4 March

At sea

5 March

Antarctica: South Shetland Islands

6 March

Antarctica: Antarctic Peninsula

7 March

Antarctica: South Shetland Islands

8-9 March

At sea

10-11 March

Antarctica: Antarctic Peninsula

12-13 March

At sea

14 March

Arriving in Buenos Aires

Our tip

Plan to stay longer than you think you’ll need; the city offers plenty and the breathtaking Iguazu Falls can be reached by a short flight.

The Ship

Your home from home

Quark Expeditions - Ultramarine
Quark Expeditions - Ultramarine - Balcony Suite
Quark Expeditions - Ultramarine - Main restaurant

Ultramarine is Quark's most exciting polar ship yet, equipped with two twin-engine helicopters and offering an amazing array of innovative excursions.

What we love

Ultramarine is Quark's first ever new-build, and promises to deliver the most comprehensive polar expedition experience at sea. You can expect fantastic included excursions, active adventures ashore and a superb onboard expedition team. The ship also features more outdoor wildlife viewing space than any other vessel this size, stylish public spaces and the latest environmentally-sensitive technology.

Capacity

199 Guests

Crew 140 Staff
Style

Comfortable and inviting, with a real focus on in-depth polar exploration and active pursuits such as kayaking and hiking.

Inclusions
  • All meals, snacks, soft drinks, juices and water
  • Beer and wine with dinner
  • Reusable water bottles with filling stations
  • Tea and coffee available all day
  • Library
  • Lectures in the theatre-style auditorium
  • Well-equipped gym
  • Zodiac excursions and shore landings
  • Flightseeing and hiking
  • Quark parka and boots

More about Ultramarine

Tailor-make your trip

Ways to make it better
Alvear Art Hotel, Buenos Aires

Where to stay in Buenos Aires

Just steps away from the elegant Santa Fe Avenue and famous Florida Street, we love the Alvear Art Hotel.

Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aires

Explore Buenos Aires

Take a private city tour to see all the highlights including the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Cabildo, colourful La Boca, the Colon Theatre and the Recoleta cemetery, resting place of Evita.

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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Crossing the Circle: Southern Expedition

28 February - 16 March 2025
From £14,900 pp

Duration

16 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from Argentina

Ports

7 Ports

Ship

Ultramarine 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