Ross Sea & East Antarctica

Antarctica cruises and expeditions to the remote 'other side' of Antarctica!

Ross Sea & East Antarctica

Antarctica cruises and expeditions to the remote 'other side' of Antarctica!

Browse the range of Antarctic cruises here at Expeditions Online that travel to East Antarctica or the Ross Sea. Travelling to this part of the Antarctic is both longer and more expensive than our Antarctic Peninsula cruises due to the greater distance and ice conditions. East Antarctica or the Ross Sea is the southern-most coastline in the world and the most fascinating area from a historical perspective. Historic huts from heroic explorers such as Shackleton and Scott are some of the greatest highlights and you can visit McMurdo Station. Huge mountains dominate the coastline and large breeding colonies of Adelie and emperor penguins make for incredible wildlife viewing opportunities. This amazing part of Antarctica is a long way south of New Zealand or Tasmania, which many of the cruises visit. You will also have the chance to visit the sub-Antarctic island paradises of Macquarie, Campbell and the Auckland Islands. If you would like to compare these cruises to the opposite side of Antarctica, check out our Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica cruises. Please get in touch if you have any questions about the East Antarctic and Ross Sea cruises below. Start planning your greatest adventure yet!

FROM 21000.00
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Sail South to Antarctica's seldom-seen and spectacular Ross Sea, with its mountains, ice-shelves, abundant wildlife and fascinating history

FROM 21000.00
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FROM 27900.00

Ross Sea and Peninsula: MV Ortelius

January-March
32 days

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An epic adventure half way around Antarctica. MV Ortelius visits both the Peninsula and Ross Sea. Onboard helicopters are an amazing extra!

FROM 27900.00
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FROM 11250.00
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A 19 day expedition cruise to rarely visited Subantarctic islands including Snares, Bounty, Antipodes, Auckland, Campbell, Macquarie & Chatham

FROM 11250.00
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FROM 7750.00
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A 14 day expedition from Hobart to wildlife-rich Macquarie Island, plus Campbell, Auckland Islands and the Snares, all UNESCO World Heritage Sites

FROM 7750.00
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FROM 7500.00

Galapagos of the Southern Ocean

November-December
13 days

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A 13 day expedition to wildlife rich Macquarie Island as well as Campbell, Auckland Islands and the Snares, all UNESCO World Heritage Sites

FROM 7500.00
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FROM 11250.00
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A 19 day expedition cruise to rarely visited Subantarctic islands including Snares, Bounty, Antipodes, Auckland, Campbell, Macquarie & Chatham

FROM 11250.00
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FROM 5995.00
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An 11 day expedition to New Zealand's wildlife-rich Sub-Antarctic Islands and Snares, as well as its wild and intricate southwestern coast, Fiordland

FROM 5995.00
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An 8 day expedition to remote Campbell Island, Auckland Islands & the Snares Islands, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, with unique birdlife and mammals

FROM 4700.00
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FROM 23000.00
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Explore Antarctica's seldom-seen and spectacular Ross Sea, with its mountains, ice-shelves, abundant wildlife and fascinating history

FROM 23000.00
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