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For all ships the trip price includes: shipboard accommodations with daily housekeeping; all meals, snacks, and non-alcoholic beverages while on board; beer and wine during dinner; all shore landings per the daily program (weather permitting); leadership by our experienced Expedition Leader; onboard speakers and presentations as scheduled; downloadable photo journal of the expedition; use of waterproof boots for shore landings; an official Quark parka to keep; all miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program; all luggage handling aboard the ship; emergency evacuation insurance for all passengers to a maximum benefit of US $500,000 per person.
For the World Explorer, Ocean Adventurer and the Ocean Diamond ships, the trip price also includes one night of pre-expedition hotel accommodation with breakfast in Ushuaia; group transfer in Ushuaia from the airport to the pre-expedition hotel on Day 1; a group transfer upon disembarkation in Ushuaia to the airport.
For Ocean Endeavour guests who have purchased the Buenos Aires Hotel/Flight package, the package includes: on Day 1, one night, hotel accommodation in Buenos Aires with breakfast; Day 2 (embarkation day): group transfer from the hotel to the airport in Buenos Aires; flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia; transfer to the ship; Disembarkation day: group transfer from the pier to the Ushuaia airport; flight from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires.
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Any airfare unless otherwise specified; passport and visa expenses; government arrival and departure taxes; meals ashore; supplement for single hotel accommodations; baggage, cancellation, interruption and medical travel insurance (strongly recommended); excess baggage fees; mandatory waterproof pants for Zodiac cruising, or any other gear not mentioned; laundry, bar, beverage and other personal charges unless specified; phone and Internet charges; voluntary gratuity at the end of the voyage for shipboard staff and crew; additional overnight accommodation; optional adventure activities.
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Special Payment, Cancellation, and Transfer Policy
A deposit of 20% of the full cruise cost is required at time of booking. Final payment is due 130 days prior to departure. Prices and payments are in U.S. dollars. Deposits and payments for pre-expedition and post-expedition services vary, and are explained and communicated at time of purchase.
Cancellations received up to 180 days prior to departure are refunded less an administrative fee of $1,250 per person. If cancellation is received between 179 and 131 days prior to departure, the full deposit is forfeited. Cancellations received within 130 days prior to departure are fully non-refundable. A request to transfer reservations is subject to the same fees outlined above for cancellations. Partial refunds are not available for unused services.
Our trips are scheduled to take advantage of the Antarctica summer. Daytime temperatures may vary between 25° to 45°F and if the sun is shining, it can get warmer. Daylight lasts 20 hours per day!
REI Adventures partners with Quark Expeditions for our Antarctica cruise programs. Listed departure dates are not sold exclusively by REI Adventures and are not sold exclusively to REI Adventures travelers.
If you are traveling alone and wish to share accommodations, we will guarantee double/triple occupancy rates for hotel rooms and ship cabins even if we are unable to match you with a roommate. If you request a single cabin, rates are 1.7 times the double occupancy cabin cost or the listed price for single cabins.
This trip is subject to the booking information set forth in the current REI Adventures Reservation Information. Please read this information carefully and call us if you have any questions. Additional trip information will be provided upon sign up. We highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance through REI Adventures. If coverage is purchased at the time of your initial reservation, the 'Pre-existing Conditions Exclusion' is waived (certain exclusions apply).
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