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Join Skilled Travel's Sean Skilton on a journey to Antarctica in 2020

Travel with Us - Antarctica with Sean Skilton in 2020


Our Travel with Us programme allows you to travel on a hand picked adventure with one of the team from Skilled Travel.

In 2020 our Director, Sean Skilton, will be hosting a wonderful trip to Antarctica in conjunction with APT and French cruise line Ponant.

Antarctica Cruise 2020

Let Sean take you on the trip of a lifetime, a 15 day adventure to the white continent.

Your journey starts in Buenos Aires where you'll have the opportunity to explore the city including the colourful La Boco district and experience a lively tango show. We'll then fly to the port city of Ushuaia at the southern tip of South America to embark on our cruise to Antarctica onboard Ponant's Le Boréal luxury expedition ship.

15 Days - Buenos Aires Return

Sailing across the Drake Passage we will learn all about the adventures ahead from the Expedition Leader and the team of naturalist guides that are accompanying us.

Once we reach Antarctica our Captain will tailor the itinerary to maximise our experience and provide the most exciting sightseeing opportunities available with the most favourable ice and weather conditions. Each day we'll enjoy morning and afternoon Zodiac ride. Visit penguin rookeries, seal colonies and with luck have the opportunity to see orcas, humpback and minke whales that frequent the waters.

We'll then sail back across the Drake Passage, returning to Ushuaia where we'll tour Tierra del Fuego National Park before flying back to Buenos Aires.

Why not then continue your South American journey with an optional extension to Iguazú Falls and Rio De Janeiro? Take this extended touring option and ask us if you qualify for your travelling companion to fly for free from Australia to South America - APT Companion Fly Free Including Taxes conditions apply. Want to see more? Ask us about other trip extensions.

As an exclusive bonus our cruise package also includes the following*:

  • $500 Air Credit per couple - APT Air Credit conditions apply and cannot be combined with Companion Fly Free where applicable.
  • Airport transfers from your home (surcharge applies beyond 40km radius from capital city airports)

Departing 13 February 2020 pricing starts from $16,995* per person twin share.  HURRY LIMITED CABINS AVAILABLE.

Want more information? Download the information flyer here, and call us on (02) 9605 5866 to confirm availability and secure your cabin.

Please note that minimum numbers apply to this departure. In the event that the minimum of 10 twin share cabins are not sold by Skilled Travel, the cruise will continue to go ahead however Sean may not escort the tour (at Skilled Travel's discretion). Skilled Travel also reserves the right to substitute another team member in the unlikely event that Sean is unable to travel due to unforeseen circumstances. 

Contact Skilled Travel Today

Let Skilled Travel plan your holiday.  As an APT VIP Partner we are experts in APT's adventures and you can book with confidence.

For more information and to make a booking call (02) 9605 5866 or email  Remember this exclusive offer is only available for a limited time and availability is limited.


* Availability is limited and pricing is subject to change. Skilled Travel reserves the right to substitute another staff member in the event that Sean Skilton is unable to travel. If minimum numbers (10 twin share cabins) are not met the tour will go ahead without the accompaniment of Sean Skilton. APT Club benefits still apply where applicable. Travel Insurance is recommended.


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