Elephant Island is an ice-covered, mountainous island off the coast of Antarctica in the outer reaches of the South Shetland Islands in the Southern Ocean. Its name was given by early explorers sighting elephant seals on its shores.
Map of Elephant Island
Trips that visit Elephant Island
Flexibility is the key to success in Antarctica. All voyage routes take advantage of the ever-changing opportunities provided by nature, crafting a unique and extraordinary experience each time.
This voyage stands out by visiting the Antarctic Peninsula first and keeping the wonders of South Georgia for the second half. Plus you’ll be travelling on board one of the most exciting new Polar ships with only 120 guests, spacious…
- 20-22 Days
For a truly 5 star Southern Ocean experience, this is the voyage to consider. Cosseted aboard the most luxurious, all-inclusive expedition ships currently in Antarctica, enjoy outstanding cuisine, impeccable service and daily guided…
- 19 Days
A special photography-focused expedition to South Georgia and Antarctica during early season when light conditions are most favourable. Nine full days of ‘off ship’ exploration maximises your photographic opportunities, while this small 54-passenger ship provides both spontaneity and a very…
- 20 Days