Our Most Popular Trips in 2018
The ultimate Antarctic adventure, this trip is specifically for the active traveler. Spend 5-6 days kayaking, hiking, camping, mountaineering and snowshoeing, all included in the price. A medium-sized expedition ship acts as your floating ‘basecamp’. Great value for money backed…
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…
Looking for an Antarctic adventure without compromising on comfort and service? Look no further. Benefitting from a $10 million refurbishment, this stylish 110-passenger ship, with its cavernous suites, fine dining and compelling itinerary, offers a very polished Southern Ocean adventure,…
In November, spring is in the air, the penguin rookeries are a hive of activity, while the presence of ‘fast ice’ provides the rare chance of walking on sea ice. In December the austral summer is in full swing, bringing warmer temperatures and longer days.
Antarctica Cruises November 2018
November is a rewarding month for seeing wildlife and include battling Elephant seals on South Georgia and pebble stealing penguins in Antarctica.
Antarctica Cruises December 2018
Sunny days and blue skies are common in December, while +20 hours of daylight help maximise the time you have to explore and help break up the ice.
What our customers think
Swoop was so helpful every step of the way. John helped pick exactly the right cruise for us and the details that were sent to us over the next few months were exactly what we needed to be prepared for our trip.
Jill & Family, Texas December 2017
I absolutely loved the beauty of Antarctica. This trip only fuelled my passion in polar exploration. Looking forward to future trips.
Lora & Mitchell, Texas January 2018
Incredible! Every day was surprising, filled with adventure. I would encourage anyone considering it but who might be nervous to go for it!
Deidre, New York December 2017
This trip exceeded my expectations (on a scale of 1-10, I've been telling people that it was a 20).
George & Kate, Connecticut December 2017
Absolutely no glitches and lots of pleasant surprises including aircraft carrier sized icebergs, Zodiac trips through ice fields, climbing the volcano on Deception Island, and up-close-and-personals with penguins, seals, and humpback whales. The continent is ineffable: words fail.
Marc, Florida December 2017
I only wish I had the words to describe it, but any words would probably be an injustice to the experience.
Pauline, Australia December 2017