The Expedition Experience

Remote and beautiful, the Antarctic cruise is one of the most exhilarating adventures on earth. Plan your trip of a lifetime, to wild Antarctica.

Remote. Untrammeled. Spectacular. An Antarctica cruise is one of the most exhilarating adventures on Earth. There are many reasons to explore it. Antarctica wildlife: scores of penguins and whales. Ice: an entire museum of colossal and magical ice forms defying description. And the dashing history of the Heroic Age of Exploration.


What It's Like/What You'll Do

It’s one of the last great wildernesses on Earth. See how actively you’ll explore it

Antarctica Wildlife

Penguins of all species, their main predator & more. See the ice creatures

Antarctica Expedition Team

Your key to a meaningful and safe polar experience. See who they are

Pack Your Camera

Travel with a National Geographic photographer. Take awesome photos

Global Perspectives

Share the adventure with interesting, engaging experts. See who’s coming

Life Aboard

See what life on the world’s ultimate expedition ship looks & feels like

Antarctica & Families

Family unit or entire clan—an expedition is ideal for sharing

Daily Expedition Reports

What happens out there? Daily field reports with photos and video

50 Years of Antarctic Exploration

Honoring 50 years since Lars-Eric Lindblad brought the first citizen explorers to Antarctica

Read Up, Gear Up

Smart books & useful recommendations on what to get, wear, pack, & more

Antarctica FAQs

Every question we’ve ever heard about our Antarctic expeditions answered

Top 10 Reasons

See why traveling to Antarctica with us should be on your must-do list

Global Stewardship

Working to study marine mammals that frequent these waters. Learn more

Overheard

The staff knowledge and experience was outstanding. Loved the humor.
Jim G.

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