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The Great Austral Loop - 18 Night Fly, Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Buenos Aires return (PON45589)

Take a 17 night polar expedition cruise to the highest latitudes, from the Falkland Islands to South Georgia aboard Le Lyrial.

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Tour Departure: Nov 10, 2025


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OutsideA$24320
BalconyA$26130

Highlights

Embark on a 18-day polar expedition cruise to the highest latitudes, from the Falkland Islands to South Georgia and the immaculate lands of Antarctica.

Inclusions:

18 Night package includes:

  • International Flight Credit** 
  • 1 night 5 star accommodation in Buenos Aires, including breakfast
  • Return Charter Economy Flight between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia
  • 17 night luxury sailing from Ushuaia return on Le Lyrial
  • All onboard meals in choice of restaurants
  • €200+ per person Spa Voucher
  • Premium Polar Parka & complimentary Boot Rental
  • Services of a Professional Expedition Team
  • Informative lectures and nightly entertainment
  • Guided excursions and zodiac safari’s
  • Transfers as per itinerary
  • All port charges

  • 17 night cruise from Ushuaia return aboard Le Lyrial
  • Plus, Flight Credit^, 1 night 5 star accommodation in Buenos Aires, and charter flights between Buenos Aires & Ushuaia.
  • Visit: New Island, Grave Cove, South Georgia, Antarctic Peninsula & more!  

BOOK PONANT NOW TO RECEIVE:

FLIGHT CREDIT OF UP TO $2,500^
PER PERSON

PLUS

EXCLUSIVE SPA VOUCHER OF UP TO €200 PER PERSON, TWIN SHARE.

VALID UNTIL 21 JUNE 2024.



Itinerary

Day 1 - 2:Pre-Cruise Package
  • International Flight Credit** 
  • 1 night 5 star accommodation in Buenos Aires, including breakfast
  • Transfer to the airport.
  • Charter Economy Flight Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
  • Meet and greet at the airport (English-speaking assistance).
Mon 10 Nov 2025
Day 2:Ushuaia
Tue 11 Nov 2025
Depart 6:00 PM
Day 3:At sea
Wed 12 Nov 2025
Day 4:Grave Cove
Thu 13 Nov 2025
Day 4:New Island
Thu 13 Nov 2025
Day 5:At sea
Fri 14 Nov 2025
Day 6:At sea
Sat 15 Nov 2025
Day 7:At sea
Sun 16 Nov 2025
Day 8:South Georgia
Mon 17 Nov 2025
Day 9:South Georgia
Tue 18 Nov 2025
Day 10:South Georgia
Wed 19 Nov 2025
Day 11:At sea
Thu 20 Nov 2025
Day 12:At sea
Fri 21 Nov 2025
Day 13:Antarctic Peninsula
Sat 22 Nov 2025
Day 14:Antarctic Peninsula
Sun 23 Nov 2025
Day 15:Antarctic Peninsula
Mon 24 Nov 2025
Day 16:Antarctic Peninsula
Tue 25 Nov 2025
Day 17:Crossing the Drake Passage
Wed 26 Nov 2025
Day 18:Crossing the Drake Passage
Thu 27 Nov 2025
Day 19:Ushuaia
Fri 28 Nov 2025
Day 19:Post -Cruise Package
Meet and greet at the port (English-speaking assistance).
Transfer to the airport in time for check-in of the flight Ushuaia/Buenos Aires selected by PONANT in economy class.
Approximate flight duration: 3 hours, 30 min.
Fri 28 Nov 2025
Ports of Call may vary by departure date and subject to weather and other conditions.



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*Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 20 May 2024, are per person, twin share in AUD as advertised. Prices may fluctuate due to surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability. Agents may charge service fees, rates vary. Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge. A 25% deposit is required to secure the booking. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price. Flights are not included unless otherwise specified, Charter flights are based on Economy Class. Included transfers, flights and accommodation are subject to Ponant’s terms and conditions. ^Exclusive €200 per person day spa voucher is applicable during the campaign period. **Flight credit is in Australian dollars, per person and can be redeemed only when booking via Cruiseco or Helloworld Travel Consultants book flights directly with PONANT. Guests who book on the listed cruises receive up to AUD2,500 per person, twin share flight credit on select Antarctica itineraries. Flight credit is not redeemable for cash. Flight credit is to be applied to the booking once flight is ticketed. Offer valid on new bookings only and is not retroactive. Offer applies to new bookings deposited by 21 June 2024, unless sold out prior. Offer is applicable only to passengers flying from Australia. Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Please note specific terms and conditions may apply to airfare booked with PONANT. Flights booked with PONANT are subject to a different cancellation policy than PONANT’s regular cancellation policy. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offer unless stated. To be read in conjunction with Ponant’s full terms and conditions available at au.ponant.com. Please check all prices, availability, and other information before booking. Ponant, Cruiseco and Helloworld Travel booking terms and conditions apply, see in store for details. Images courtesy of Studio Ponant.

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