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Customer Rating On return from their adventure we ask customers: “On a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the highest, how likely is it that you would recommend Swoop to a friend or colleague?”
Marmie's Trip:Antarctic Peninsula Classic
Marmie's Trip Date:
4th Feb - 15th Feb 2020
Marmie's Ship:Hebridean Sky
What was your most memorable moment?
Kayaking and being surrounded by humpback whales
Which of the following best describes your adventure?
On a scale of 0 to 10, how likely is it that you would recommend Swoop to a friend or colleague?
10 out of 10
Tell us about the wildlife
Saw all the wildlife I wanted to see. Got great photos and the ship gave us many photos as well
Tell us about Zodiac excursions
The zodiac drivers were very security conscious and all the handlings were easy.
Tell us about the expedition team
The best expedition team ever. They were so enthusiastic about what they did and worked well as s team and had great respect and trust in each other. They were very informed about their areas of expertise and had incredibly entertaining presentations. They were truly the gold standard for expedition guides.
Tell us about the Hebridean Sky
The suite was beautiful and spacious, very comfortable bed and wonderful windows. Lots of community space for learning, relaxing and visiting with friends. Had music at night, a nice bar and the food on board was plentiful, delicious, had many options for each meal and was beautifully presented.
Tell us about the Kayaking
The best kayaking of my life. The kayak guides were awesome. Very safety conscious, enthusiastic and always knew the best places to go. They were great instructors for new kayakers and took pictures for us to give to us for our memories. They even brought hot chocolate as a treat one day. This was my favorite part of the trip. Loved being so close to the wildlife and icebergs. It was magical.
Have vacationed with many expedition outfitters but the ship’s operator was the best and should be the industry standard.
Do you have any recommendations for Swoop, or feedback about the team?
They were responsive and knowledgeable about what every ship offered and did a good job of steering us to the perfect ship.
Has your experience changed your perspective in any way?
Much more aware of doing more to protect our planet
Do you have any tips or advice for other people planning a trip to Antarctica?
Don’t skimp on price. This holiday is to amazing to go cheap.
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