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  • Ocean Endeavour

  • Ocean Endeavour

  • Ocean Endeavour

  • Ocean Endeavour

  • Ocean Endeavour

Ocean Endeavour: A comfortable, well-appointed small expedition ship

Days: 10-21 | From: $4,990/per person

Ocean Endeavour is a comfortable, well-appointed small expedition ship expertly engineered to explore the Polar Regions. It features an ice-strengthened hull, Zodiacs for exploration and remote landings, generous deck space and advanced navigation equipment. The ship has many superb amenities including a nautical lounge, two restaurants, sundeck, and plenty of deck space for observation of polar landscapes, and lounges for learning and reflection. The ship’s interiors have a contemporary aesthetic that provides a bright and spacious feel to the cabins and common spaces.

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Vessel Information

Accommodations

Category 1: Approximately 95 to 105 sq. ft. (9-10 sq. m), a Single on Deck 5 is an interior cabin with a lower berth and private bathroom.

Category 2: Approximately 225 sq. ft. (20 sq. m), a Triple on Deck 4 is an interior cabin with three lower berths and a private bathroom.

Category 3: Approximately 95 to 105 sq. ft. (9-10 sq. m), a Twin Interior on Deck 4 is an interior cabin with two lower berths and a private bathroom.

Category 4: Approximately 95 to 105 sq. ft. (9-10 sq. m), a Twin Exterior on Deck 4 features a porthole window, two lower berths, and a private bathroom. A Twin Exterior on Deck 5 features a window, two lower berths, and a private bathroom. Cat 4 Singles available on limited departures.

Category 5: Approximately 140 sq. ft. (13 sq. m), a Twin Window on Deck 7 features a window, two lower berths, and a private bathroom or at approximately 155 sq. ft. (14.5 sq. m), a Twin Window on Deck 8 features one or two windows, one double bed, and a private bathroom.

Category 6: Approximately 190 to 200 sq. ft. (18-20 sq. m), a Comfort Twin on Deck 4 features two single berths, a separate living area with a pull out sofa bed, two porthole windows, and one private bathroom.

Category 7: Approximately 190 to 200 sq. ft. (18-20 sq. m), a Select Twin on Deck 5 features two single berths, a separate living area with a pull out sofa bed, two windows, and one or two private bathrooms.

Category 8: Approximately 226 sq. ft. (21 sq. m), a Superior Twin on Deck 5 features two lower berths and a pull out sofa bed, a large window and a private bathroom or at approximately 182 sq. ft. (17 sq. m), a Superior Double on Deck 7 features one double bed, a sofa, a large window, and a private bathroom.

Category 9: Junior Suites on Deck 5 are at least 325 sq. ft. (30 sq. m), and at least 164 sq. ft. (15 sq. m) on Deck 7. All Junior Suites feature a picture window, one double bed, and a private bathroom.

Category 10: Approximately 320 sq. ft. (30 sq. m), the Owner’s Suite on Deck 7 features two large bow-facing windows, one double bed, a separate sitting room and a private bathroom with tub.


Vessel Specifications

Staff & Crew: 124
Passenger Capacity: 200
Length: 450 feet (137 meters)
Breadth: 69 feet (21 meters)
Draft: 18 feet (5.6 meters)
Gross Tonnage: 12,907
Propulsion: 4 Skoda Sulzer Engines, 4,355 horsepower per engine
Ice Class: 1B
Cruising speed: 15 knots
Registered: Bahamas
Lifeboats: 6, fully enclosed
Liferafts: 8

Itineraries & Pricing

Discover Antarctica (11 days)

Day 1
Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
Ushuaia, Argentina and Embarkation

Days 3 and 4
Crossing the Drake Passage

Days 5 to 8
South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula

Days 9 and 10
Crossing the Drake Passage

Day 11
Disembarkation in Ushuaia

Journey to the Circle (14 days)

Day 1
Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
Ushuaia, Argentina and Embarkation

Days 3 and 4
Crossing the Drake Passage

Days 5 to 8
South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula

Days 9 and 10
Antarctic Circle

Day 11
South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula

Days 12 and 13
Crossing the Drake Passage

Day 14
Disembarkation in Ushuaia

Antarctica, South Georgia and Falklands Explorer (21 days)

Day 1
Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
Ushuaia, Argentina and Embarkation

Days 3 & 4
Crossing the Drake

Days 5 to 8
South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula

Day 9
Elephant Island

Days 10 & 11
At Sea

Days 12 to 15
South Georgia

Days 16 & 17
At Sea

Days 18 & 19
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Day 20
At Sea

Day 21
Disembarkation in Ushuaia

Antarctic Whale Voyage (10 days)

Day 1
Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
Ushuaia, Argentina and Embarkation

Days 3 and 4
Crossing the Drake Passage

Days 5 to 7
South Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula

Days 8 and 9
Crossing the Drake Passage

Day 10
Disembarkation in Ushuaia

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Displayed itineraries are just summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing and budget.

Pricing

Pricing varies based on departure date, trip length, and cabin type. Listed pricing is per person, based on double occupancy (unless otherwise noted) and subject to change. Please contact us for current pricing and availability.

Included: One-night pre-expedition hotel accommodation with breakfast in Ushuaia or Punta Arenas, all meals onboard, guides & excursions, use of rubber boots and expedition jacket, transfer to the vessel for embarkation and to the airport on return to port

Not included: International airfare, domestic airfare, gratuities, adventure activities such as sea kayaking or camping

2020-2021 Season

DatesItineraryDaysCat 1Cat 2Cat 3Cat 4Cat 5Cat 6Cat 7Cat 8Cat 9Cat 10
Oct 27 – Nov 5, 2020Falkland Islands Discovery10$4,990$4,590$4,990$5,890$6,390$6,890$7,090$7,990$8,990$9,990
Nov 4 – 14, 2020Discover Antarctica11$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Nov 13 – 23, 2020Discover Antarctica11$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Nov 22 – Dec 2, 2020Discover Antarctica11$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Dec 1 – 11, 2020Discover Antarctica11$8,590$5,590$8,590$9,590$10,590$11,590$12,590$13,590$14,590$15,590
Dec 10 – 19, 2020Discover Antarctica10$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Dec 18 – 28, 2020Christmas in Antarctica11$9,990$5,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990$15,990$16,990
Dec 27, 2020 – Jan 6, 2021New Year in Antarctica11$9,990$5,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990$15,990$16,990
Jan 5 – 18, 2021Journey to the Circle14$10,990$7,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990$15,990$16,990$17,990
Jan 17 – Feb 6, 2021Antarctica, South Georgia and Falklands21$17,990$13,990$16,990$17,990$18,990$19,990$20,990$21,990$22,990$23,990
Feb 5 – 15, 2021Discover Antarctica11$9,990$5,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990$15,990$16,990
Feb 14 – 24, 2021Discover Antarctica11$9,490$6,490$9,490$10,490$11,490$12,490$13,490$14,490$15,490$16,490
Feb 23 – Mar 4, 2021Antarctic Whale Journey10$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Mar 3 – 12, 2021Antarctic Whale Journey10$7,990$4,990$7,990$8,990$9,990$10,990$11,990$12,990$13,990$14,990
Mar 11 – 31, 2021Antarctica, South Georgia and Falklands21$14,990$12,990$14,990$15,990$16,990$17,990$18,990$19,990$20,990$21,990

Extras:
Camping: $290 per person (not available on all departures)
Sea Kayaking: $790-$1090 per person
Snowshoeing: $150 per person (not available on all departures)
Photography Private Workshops: $790-$1090 per person

2021-2022 Season

DatesItineraryDaysCat 1Cat 2Cat 3Cat 4Cat 5Cat 6Cat 7Cat 8Cat 9Cat 10
Nov 2 – 12, 2021Discover Antarctica11$6,995$5,795$6,995$7,595$8,395$8,995$9,995$10,495$11,495$11,995
Nov 11 – 21, 2021Discover Antarctica11$6,995$5,795$6,995$7,595$8,395$8,995$9,995$10,495$11,495$11,995
Nov 20 – 30, 2021Discover Antarctica11$7,995$6,795$7,995$8,795$9,195$9,995$10,995$11,595$11,995$12,995
Nov 29 – Dec 12, 2021Antarctic Solar Eclipse14$13,995$11,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995$18,995$19,995$20,995$21,995
Dec 11 – 21, 2021Discover Antarctica11$9,995$8,995$9,995$10,995$11,995$12,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995
Dec 20, 2021 – Jan 9, 2022Christmas in Antarctica21$18,995$16,995$18,995$19,945$19,995$20,995$21,590$22,995$23,995$24,995
Jan 8 – 18, 2022Discover Antarctica11$9,995$8,995$9,995$10,995$11,995$12,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995
Jan 17 – 30, 2022Journey to the Circle14$13,995$11,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995$18,995$19,995$20,995$21,995
Jan 29 – Feb 8, 2022Discover Antarctica11$9,995$8,995$9,995$10,995$11,995$12,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995
Feb 7 – 24, 2022South Georgia & Antarctica18$16,995$14,995$16,995$17,995$18,995$19,595$19,995$20,995$21,995$22,995
Feb 23 – Mar 5, 2022Discover Antarctica11$7,995$6,795$7,995$8,795$9,195$9,995$10,995$11,595$11,995$12,995
Mar 4 – 17, 2022Journey to the Circle14$12,995$10,995$12,995$13,995$14,995$15,995$16,995$17,995$18,995$19,995
Mar 16 – 26, 2022Antarctic Whale Journey11$6,995$5,795$6,995$7,595$8,395$8,995$9,995$10,495$11,495$11,995

Extras:
Camping: $349 per person (not available on all departures)
Sea Kayaking: $1,099-$1,299 per person
Snowshoeing: $150 per person (not available on all departures)
Photography Private Workshops: $790-$1090 per person

Reviews from this trip

5 stars
  • Thank you to the crew and expedition leaders on the Ocean Endeavour for making my holiday an experience I will never forget. Everything was perfect!
    Linda

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