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Best adventure ever!

We did the Fly-Cruise program from Punta Arenas Chile with our 8y/o son. It was his 7th continent... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2018
jing7600
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Excellent handling of an unfortunate situation

With adventure travel comes the possibility of upsets and changes in plans. How an agency cares for... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
TASunde
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Canton, Georgia
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Antarctica21 (formerly ANTARCTICA XXI) is the word's leading provider of Antarctic Air-Cruises, wilderness travel experiences that combine a flight between Chile and Antarctica with an adventurous expedition cruise along the Antarctic Peninsula. The...more
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Unlike the other unhappy reviews, my trip went off with no weather concerns. I would not call the cabins or food luxurious but they were ok. The scenery, wildlife and penguins are unforgettable. At the end of the trip our plane was late so we...More

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AXXIPenguin, Manager at Antarctica21, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

We regret that the events at the end of your trip have had such a strong impact your overall enjoyment of the trip. We make every effort to offer the best possible experiences under constantly changing circumstances. We would love to have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

We did the Fly-Cruise program from Punta Arenas Chile with our 8y/o son. It was his 7th continent so we were all anxious if the weather would cooperate with our desires. We were supposed to fly first thing in the morning but the window got...More

2  Thank jing7600
AXXIPenguin, Manager at Antarctica21, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Amazing, we are glad the weather cooperated and you had the family trip of a lifetime! Thank you for taking the time to review us!

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

With adventure travel comes the possibility of upsets and changes in plans. How an agency cares for their clients in such situations speaks volumes about their integrity. In our situation our trip had to be cancelled due to a severe low pressure system in the...More

1  Thank TASunde
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal ship. Phenomenal crew. Phenomenal food. Phenomenal Antarctica. Now here are the details that I think people considering or about to take the trip would find helpful. On December 27, 2017, we congregated in the basement of the hotel where the company had set up...More

6  Thank LanCaoReviews
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Had an amazing family trip with Antarctica XXI (flew from Punta Arenas, 5 days at sea, flew back to Punta Arenas...not sure if they are doing that itinerary in the near future). Comfortable rooms (had 2 veranda suites); nice staff and I was very impressed...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

An absolute amazing experience with the Antarctica xxi team on board Hebridean sky! Great to fly the drake! Would extremely recommend enjoying Antarctica with Antarctica xxi - we had to wait one day to fly the drake because of bad weather- but nevertheless we had...More

1  Thank Nick757
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

This is not for the budget conscious traveler but worth every penny. The adventure of a lifetime. The expedition staff enjoy what they do and it shows. The service, food and the encounters are fabulous. Why suffer, Fly the drake! The wildlife and the landscapes...More

1  Thank richb28
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We just finished this adventure and I’d highly recommend everyone visit Antarctica and go with Antarctica XXI. With them, you can fly from Punta Arenas, Chile to Antarctica in 2 hours instead of spending 2 days crossing the treacherous Drake Passage. Once there, the landscape...More

3  Thank Greg T
Reviewed May 21, 2017

I am short of words to express how wonderful it was. everything superb from the moment you arrive to Punta Arenas airport. I took this trip on December 2016 and I am still raving and recommending this adventure trip. Ocean Nova is a small ship...More

1  Thank Kathleen Cecili... K
Reviewed May 20, 2017

I went on this trip in January, 2017. My longtime bucket list includes going to all 7 Continents. I arrived pretty cocky, since South America and Antarctica were my 5th and 6th Continents. I was cut down to size when I learned that Antarctica was...More

17  Thank Remleyc
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Every person is different, I would say that most people are warm enough with Marino wool socks and boots. but is it a personal preference. I wear 2 pairs of my every day tube socks and am fine.
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Yes, all three ships have Poles available for rent. Yes there is a small gift shop available on board also.
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There are some King Penguins to see from Punta Arenas, and Magellan Penguins, the trips are very different from what you see in Antarctica, but its a beautiful area, so you if you have time, it is an amazing add on to... More
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