South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
The South Georgia Islands are home to some of the most wildlife-rich waters in the world. A must see for any wildlife lovers, the islands' beaches are packed with elephant seals, fur seals and penguins hurrying to raise their young during the summer.
Many Antarctic cruises visit the South Georgia Islands on their way to Antarctica from Ushuaia in Southern Patagonia.
Map of South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
Trips that visit South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
Voyage south in Shackleton’s footsteps, exploring the highlights of the Southern Ocean as part of this ‘classic’ 20-day adventure. A well-balanced itinerary and the choice between 2 well-appointed expedition ships (capacity 176 - 199 guests) really marks this trip out.…
Setting sail from Montevideo, Uruguay in late October, be aboard the first ship south for the season. It's a special time in South Georgia with the beaches packed with breeding Elephant Seals, while Antarctica lies pristine and untouched, awaiting the…