King Haakon Bay

The very historic location of King Haakon Bay is where Shackleton and his men made landfall in their small lifeboat – the James Caird, after completing the perilous ocean crossing from Elephant Island, 100 years ago.

Map of King Haakon Bay

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Trips that visit King Haakon Bay

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