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Why you should choose A&K for an Antarctica expedition cruise


1. Exploring is in our DNA

Antarctica Discovery Across the Antarctic Circle

Pole to Pole and ocean to ocean, our team has individually more than 20 years’ polar experience. Our experts have you safely in hand

2. The most experienced expedition and enrichment team in the industry

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With a minimum of 18 leaders, lecturers, experts, naturalists and Zodiac drivers, A&K delivers the strongest program in the industry

3. The right ship for the right spot

Le Lyrial

For the polar waters of Antarctica and the Arctic, A&K hand selects the right vessel, equipped for purpose, chartered and operated by us

4. Hands-on experiences

Antarctica Discovery Across the Antarctic Circle

Every voyage delivers unique experiences from photographing a mother polar bear and her cubs to sailing alongside a pod of breaching humpback whales

5. Enhanced enrichment programs

Iceberg, Antarctica

Our voyages suit every interest – from advanced photography to understanding climate change in the region or instilling a sense of adventure in your children

6. World’s foremost experts


A&K’s hand-selected experts include Nobel Peace Prize holders, Polar Medal winners, award-winning authors and noted experts in fields of academia, politics and religion

7. Exploring in style

Le Lyrial

All our vessels guarantee a private balcony and five-star services, including Butler Service and spa. The complimentary parka and backpack, along with waterproof boots, pants and trek poles help keep the cold at bay

8. All-inclusive voyages

A&K all-inclusive cruising

Everything is in – five-star service, meals, most bar drinks, education program, all shore and field excursions and activities, expedition gear and essential pre- and post-cruise services

9. Philanthropy


Our cruise programs support the works of A&K Philanthropy, ranging from wildlife conservation, habitat restoration, science research and community education and support

10. Exceeding expectations

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Nothing is left to chance when it comes to making your holiday the most authentic and hands-on experience we can offer


Find out more about booking a luxury Antarctica cruise with A&K.

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