NOW IT’S YOUR TURN

Explorer history in Antarctica is a story of courage, adventure, and an unwavering desire to go where no one has gone before.

Fortunately, getting to Antarctica is a much safer endeavour nowadays. We have explored some of the world’s most challenging waters since 1893 and started sailings to Antarctica 20 years ago.

Join us on an unforgettable journey, so that you too can be part of the history of the frozen continent.

Test your knowledge about the Fabled Frozen Continent

How many countries signed the Antarctic Treaty in 1959?

In which year did Roald Amundsen raise the Norweigen flag in the South Pole?

Who was the first explorer to set foot on Antarctica?

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The Hidden Wildlife of Antarctica

Millions of penguins, and thousands of seals, whales and sea birds have made Antartica their icy home. Here we find nature in extremes. From the gigantic blue whale to microscopic plankton.

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