South Orkney Islands
The South Orkney islands lie in the Scotia sea at the North-Eastern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula. Consisting of 4 main islands that are mountainous and sometimes verdant, the South Orkney Islands are rarely visited on Antarctic cruises because they are so far out.
Map of South Orkney Islands
Trips that visit South Orkney Islands
Alongside the obvious highlights of the destinations themselves, we like this voyage for this ship’s renowned stability ensuring more comfortable sea days. Combined with a sizeable expedition staff and an extensive programme of activities, Southern Ocean travel doesn’t come much…