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Antarctic, Arctic and Beyond Expeditions

An Aurora expedition is literally Life. Changing.

You might have noticed we don’t call it a cruise, but an expedition.

Founded by legendary adventurer Greg Mortimer more than 30 years ago, our expert Expedition Team has always been about sharing their knowledge and understanding of some of the most remote and unspoiled destinations in Antarctica, the Arctic and beyond, because when you disembark we want you to be richer in your knowledge and more understanding of our planet than you were when you stepped aboard. To see our new ships and the many remote destinations we visit, download our latest brochure. Because if you want to see something you’ve never seen, you have to go somewhere you’ve never been.

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Aurora Expeditions is a pioneering leader in polar expeditions with over 30 years of experience, specialising in small-group expeditions to the world’s most beautiful and remote destinations.

Why travel with Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions pioneered ship-based adventures with Antarctica cruises over 30 years ago and we remain committed to small, low-impact groups keen to not just see, but experience our range of remote destinations.

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30+ years experience

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Our expedition offers

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Spirit of Antarctica

Embrace the spirit of polar exploration on this classic expedition to the coveted white continent. Sail across the famed Drake …

12 Days

From USD $9,916.00/pp

Save up to 25%

Antarctic Explorer

Early Antarctic explorers returned from their voyages to the deep south with tales of a magnificent, ice-covered land teeming with …

-12 Days

From USD $10,956.00/pp

Save up to 30%

South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey

This voyage encompasses the best of the Antarctic Peninsula and the enchanting wildlife haven of South Georgia. Discover the historic …

19-21 Days

From USD $17,916.00/pp

Save up to 20%

Across the Antarctic Circle

Venturing below the Antarctic Circle is about more than just earning bragging rights. It is the chance to enter a …

12-15 Days

From USD $13,765.75/pp

Save up to 20%

Antarctica Complete

Experience unparalleled adventure and discovery on your ultimate Antarctic voyage. If you want to see it all, this is the …

23 Days

From USD $19,116.00/pp

Save up to 20%

Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula

This epic voyage takes you on a journey beyond comparison, visiting enigmatic subantarctic islands and the Antarctic Peninsula. Similar to …

21 Days

From USD $18,876.00/pp

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Sustainability in Action

We have an ongoing commitment to responsible, respectful travel. As founding members of IAATO & AECO, we take our responsibility seriously. We are curious, we are passionate. We care about reducing our footprint environmentally. We are taking real actions for the care of the planet. We are doing MORE to help make a positive impact on the planet.

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