Travels

Antarctica, South Pole (11D10N) [Full]

Antarctica: the first imagery that comes to mind is huge sheets of ice and endless whiteness spread across the lands, surrounded by the blue of the ocean, icebergs and penguins.

Fees:
SGD $8,400 /pax based on twin sharing (only single berth)

Please email to cia@canon.com.sg for registration.

Kindly indicate the following.

- Name (as per passport):
- Gender:
- Contact:
- Camera model:
- Title of photography trip:
- Accommodation opt: local service apartment/4 star hotel

Upon registration, you will be advised on how to make payment directly to our license tour agent for this trip - Unusual Expedition (TA 02513)

  • Antarctica Flight (20kg Baggage Allowance)
  • Hotel Accomodation
  • Tour Guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • All transportation in destination location
  • All meals as stated in Itinerary
  • Return International Air Ticket
  • Return Domestic Air Ticket
  • Guide Service Fee
  • Driver Service Fee
  • Any Private Expenses
  • Room Service Fees
  • Porter Services
  • Visa Fees (If Applicable)
  • Beverages / Alcohol during meals
  • Personal Travel Insurance (Compulsory – Self Purchased)
  • Photography Setup Fee (If applicable)

DAY 1 (D)
International Flight arrival and transfer to ship in afternoon.

Everyone will be briefed on customs formalities, program details and get to try on your boots ensure they are of the right size for you.
Ship will sail along strait of Magellan, home to Magellanic penguins, cormorants and other seabirds.

Day 2 (B,L,D)
Escorted by Peale’s penguins, ship will navigate Cockburn, Brecknock and Ballenero channels. Afternoon will have the ship enter Beagle channel, the spectacular Glacier Alley as well as Darwin ice field. By evening, ship will call at Ushuaia, capital of Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.

Day 3 (B,L,D)
Morning Catamaran tour exploring the infamous lighthouse at the End of the World, sea lion and cormorant islands.

Day 4 (B,L,D)
Overnight crossing of Nassau Bay, find yourself awaken in full view of legendary Cape Horn.
Should weather permits, you will be one of the few privileged adventurers setting foot on this famous island. Ship will continue passage towards Antarctica.

Day 5 (B, L, D)
Full day crossing of Drake Passage stretching across under 1000km. 
After crossing the Antarctic Convergence, the environment will change. Keep your cameras ready, this is time watch for icebergs and sightings of Antarctic land.


Day 6 - 9 (B, L, D)
Reaching South Shetland Islands, sail in ice-filled bays, enjoy company of seabirds, penguins, seals and whales. Board a Zodiac for your first memorable shore visit to a penguin colony. You will also explore several spots in Gerlache Strait that offers best overview of varied Antarctic environment.

Day 10 (B, L, D)
Return to King George Island and bid farewell to Antarctica before boarding flight to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for the night.

(Note: Meals in Punta Arenas are at your leisure and not included in the program/itinerary)

Day 11 (B)
After breakfast in hotel, transfer to Puntas Arenas airport for your onward flight, or continue with the optional Patagonia tour.

All flights are excluded in the tour.

Suggested Flight Details: Fly via Qatar Airways/British Airways

Departure Flight:
SIN-SCL (timing to be advised by travel agent)
Return Flight:
SCL-SIN (timing to be advised by travel agent)

Meeting Place:
Punta Arenas Airport – Airport in Chile

Unusual Expedition Pte Ltd

TA license no: TA02513

  • Workshop is OPEN to the general public.
  • Tour package is quoted based on a minimum of 8 participants. Should there be a decrease in the group size, a new price will be advised.
  • Tour price is quoted without checking on the availability of hotel rooms and air seats.
  • Tour price is stipulated to change should there be any increase land costs and fluctuation in exchange rates.
  • Registration must be via this website and seats will only be confirmed upon full payment on a first-come-first-served basis. No reservation would be considered.
  • Payment must be made directly to our license tour operator for this trip - Unusual Expedition Pte Ltd. TA License: 02513, on a first-come-first-served basis. Payment details will be advised once we have received your online registration.
  • Participants must follow the designated itinerary strictly, during the official programme hours. The detailed itinerary will be sent to you upon confirmation of your participation.
  • Participants must bring their own cameras. As reviews and critiques of the shots can only be carried out in digital format, all participants are encouraged to bring a digital camera.
  • Participants are required to observe the laws and regulations of the host country.
  • Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. shall not be held responsible for any infringements of the law by any participant attending the workshop.
  • Participants would be required to sign an indemnity form for the workshop.
  • Participants who are below 18 years must get parental / guardian consent to attend the workshop.
  • Should the workshop be cancelled in the event of unexpected circumstances, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. will make a refund to all confirmed participants.
  • Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. reserves the right to make any other amendments without prior notice.
  • For enquiry, please email us at cia@canon.com.sg
  • We seek your understanding that all emails will be correspond within the next business day. If you have any further enquiry, please contact our Customer Service hotline at 6799 8686 during office hours from Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:30pm.
Thank you for your interest. For further enquires please email to cia@canon.com.sg