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Capacity

199

Passenger capacity is 240 but limited to 199 exclusively on A&K charters. This allows us to deliver an authentic small-ship cruising experience, optimised to offer comfortable, uncrowded access to beautiful public spaces.
Holiday Length

17 nights

Price guide

From £15,335pp

The price shown is a guide – based on two people sharing and excluding international flights. Please reference the Departure dates & prices box below for more details and ask your travel specialist for more information.
Holiday type

Cruise

Highlights

Antarctica, South Georgia & Falklands: Holiday Voyage / Photography Adventure

Cruise the South Shetlands Islands in search of rare Antarctic wildlife, discover rich history in the Falkland Islands and explore abundant natural phenomena in South Georgia.  Experience the hidden treasures of Antarctica on this voyage, following in the footsteps of explorers such as Sir Ernest Shackleton. Journey through the polar wilderness aboard luxury mega-yacht, Le Lyrial, savouring the glacial beauty from the comfort of your guaranteed balcony accommodation.

Inclusions

  • Exclusively chartered, all-inclusive voyage led by A&K’s expedition team and local guides
  • Pre- and/or post-cruise stays at stylish, ideally located hotels and A&K-led city tours
  • Airport meet and greet and transfers
  • Private balcony with every on-board accommodation and butler service with every suite
  • Maximum personnel-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.3
  • Culinary program featuring French-inspired cuisine, including house drinks, afternoon tea and pastries
  • 24-hour room service and breakfast in bed
  • Choice of curated, included shore excursions with expert guides
  • Traveller’s valet® laundry service
  • All gratuities, port charges and taxes
  • Complimentary wi-fi on board and in hotels
  • On-board service from an English-speaking staff, including an accredited physician
  • 24/7 A&K on-call support
  • Cruise for 15 nights on an extended holiday voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands, onboard a luxurious mega-yacht exclusively chartered by A&K
  • Voyage to the Falkland Islands to explore this remote archipelago’s colorful history and wildlife
  • Explore historic, wildlife-rich South Georgia, where you visit spectacular king penguin colonies as well as the gravesite of one of Antarctica’s most intrepid explorers, Sir Ernest Shackleton
  • Celebrate an unforgettable Christmas and New Year’s Eve with spirited onboard festivities while exploring the Southern Ocean
  • Young guests enjoy additional family programming led by dedicated Young Explorers Guides
  • Begin your adventure with a two-night stay in Buenos Aires, exploring this fiery Latin city with your choice of shore excursion
 
 

2022 Holiday Voyage

   
 Cabin  Per person from  Special offer price
 Classic Balcony Stateroom  £18,340  £15,335
 Deluxe Balcony Stateroom  £20,595  £17,590
 Premier Balcony Stateroom  £21,725  £18,715
 Prestige Balcony Suite  £29,245  £26,235
 Premier Two-room Suite  £34,130  £31,125
 Privilege Two-room Suite  £36,010  £33,000
 Grand Deluxe Balcony Suite  £40,145  £37,140
 Grand Privilege Balcony Suite  £45,785  £42,775
 Owner's Suite  £47,290  £44,280

 

Prices above are based on two people sharing. Single supplement from £13,255

Departure date

The departure date for this Luxury Polar Expedition is:

Holiday voyage: 19 December 2022 – 5 January 2023 (18 days)

Photography trip: 3 January 2023 – 20 January 2023 (18 days) 

Accommodation

This departure is aboard Le Lyrial.

View Le Lyrial deck plan (PDF – 1,740KB)

Featured Experts for the Holiday voyage 

Helen Ahern, Zodiac Driver & Naturalist Guide

Hailing from New Zealand, Helen brings a passion for discovering and interpreting the world’s natural environments. Deeply experienced in educational leadership, she has been cruising with A&K since 2014.

Kristin Wornson, Young Explorer's Guide

Kristin has served as a research associate and young explorer guide since 2005, beginning in Amazon with the Catalina Island Marine Institute and now in Antarctica with Abercrombie & Kent. 

Featured Expert for the Photography trip

Michelle Valberg, Photographer, Nikon Ambassador

An award-winning photographer celebrated for her work in the polar regions, Michelle is a Canadian Nikon Ambassador, Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence and the author of four books.

Pre & Post-tour extensions

Iguazu Falls pre-tour extension – available on selected departures.

Ushuaia post-tour extension – available on selected departures.

Journey details

Due to the nature of Luxury Expedition Cruises, itineraries are for guidance purposes only and may be adjusted due to unforeseen circumstances including weather, wildlife, ice, medical emergencies and other conditions beyond A&K’s control at the sole discretion of the Captain onboard.

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