Aurora Expeditions offers Early Bird sale for Antarctic program 2017-18


Aurora Expeditions is a popular name among travellers who love travelling to the Polar Regions. The Polar cruise specialists have brought a fantastic offer for a trip to Antarctica!

The Australia-based tour agency launched their Antarctic program for the 2017-18 season and offered an Early Bird sale on that occasion. If you book before August 31, 2016, you can get up to 15 percent discount on selected tours, means a person can save up to US$3,180. It’s a great opportunity if you love ice, ice-covered landmass, and obviously penguins!

The expedition cruise ship Polar Pioneer will set sail for 10 different departures between November 2017 and March 2018. The program also includes plenty of thrilling adventure options and two completely new itineraries.


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Let’s take a look at two of the itineraries offered in this program:

Sub-Antarctic Safari

The 15-day itinerary is a dream for wildlife enthusiasts because they’ll get to see a number of exclusive animals and birds during this single trip. It will give them the chance to encounter king penguin rookeries in South Georgia, endemic South Georgia Pipit, world’s largest colony of black-browed albatross, elephant seals, and more. The price starts from US$10,900 per person.

In Shackleton’s Footsteps

The 18-day trip is for those travellers who are a bit of explorer-minded. Starting from US$14,300 per person, the package offers taking the guests to the Elephant Island, to see wildlife including king penguins, albatross, and seal, to Australian Geographic Society voyage, and to the point where famous British explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship was trapped and crushed.

The program offers more itineraries and a number of adventurous activities such as polar snorkelling, sea kayaking, scuba diving, mountaineering, and photography masterclass with Chris Bay – an award-winning photographer and adventurer.


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Aurora Expeditions have 25 years of experience in Antarctic cruising. Their trips and itineraries are popular because they offer genuine exploratory experience and the facility of expert guides including polar specialists, historians, wildlife experts, and more.

To know more about the program and the Early Bird sale, call at 1300 061 490 or visit

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