Antarctica Cruises 2026

Experience the beauty of the icy continent, witness penguins in their natural habitat, and immerse yourself in the pristine wilderness on our Antarctica Cruises in 2026.

Expedition Cruises To Antarctica In 2026

Get ready for an incredible journey to the icy landscapes of Antarctica with our specially selected cruises in 2026. Sail on newly designed ships and discover unique itineraries.

The best time to visit Antarctica is during the southern summer months of January, February, and March, as well as in November and December 2026.

This page provides a month-by-month selection of our best Antarctica Cruises in 2026, featuring new routes and the latest ships.

Reservations for these highly anticipated cruises open approximately two years before departure. If you need help planning your adventure, you can contact our dedicated Travel Experience Team.

Our Antarctica Cruises guide below offers more information if you’re interested in visiting Antarctica Cruises in other years.

Cruises To Antarctica In January 2026

In January, Antarctica experiences full summer, offering perfect opportunities to observe abundant wildlife and enjoy pleasant weather. Explore our carefully selected range of Antarctica cruises available in January 2026.

Antarctic Circle Cruises landscape in Antarctica from a cruise ship
Ushuaia - Hobart
Jan 16 2026 - Feb 14 2026
28 Nights

Price from per person

£38,340
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 6 - Jan 19 2026
13 Nights

Price from per person

£13,468
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Jan 24 - Feb 5 2026
11 Nights

Price from per person

£15,700
kayak in Antarctica
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 18 2026 - Jan 29 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
Best time to see wildlife in Antarctica with Gentoo penguin and glacier
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 28 2026 - Feb 08 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
Antarctica Sunset iceberg
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 06 2026 - Jan 17 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470

Cruises To Antarctica In February 2026

The Antarctica summer ends in February, making it a time-sensitive opportunity for wildlife enthusiasts, especially those interested in peak whale watching. This month is perfect for embarking on extended cruises that head south and cross the Polar Circle. If you want to find the best Antarctica cruises for February 2026, you can discover them below.

A tourist taking photos in Antarctica on an expedition cruise
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 07 2026 - Feb 18 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
Zodiac cruise with whale and giant iceberg
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 7 - Feb 13 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Adelie Penguin in East Antarctica
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 05 2026 - Feb 16 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
luxury cruise ship sailing in Antarctica
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 25 - Mar 3 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Feb 15 2026 - Mar 5 2026
18 Nights

Price from per person

£22,300
Gentoo penguin in Antarctica
Includes Flight Seeing
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 08 2026 - Feb 19 2026
11 Nights

Price from per person

£9,639

Cruises To Antarctica In March 2026

March signals the end of the Antarctica season, offering prime moments for whale watching and a unique chance to witness baby penguins taking their inaugural swim. It’s a quieter month in Antarctica, with fewer vessels and ample availability. Explore our cruises for the best deals on Antarctica cruises in March 2026.

exploring the Antarctic Peninsula on a Zodiac by expedition cruise
Small Ship
Punta Arenas to Punta Arenas
Mar 08 - Mar 15 2026
7 Nights

Price from per person

£9,257
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Mar 5 - Mar 15 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£13,500
Gentoo penguins on ice in Antarctica
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Mar 7 - Mar 17 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£6,674
Guest hiking in snow on a luxury cruise to Antarctic Peninsula
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Mar 4 - Mar 16 2026
11 Nights

Price from per person

£10,700

Cruises To Antarctica In November 2026

The Antarctica cruising season kicks off in November as the first ships arrive after winter, unveiling frozen landscapes and the initial glimpses of wildlife. Check out our Antarctica cruises in November 2026 below.

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Cruises To Antarctica In December 2026

December marks the commencement of summer in Antarctica, with bustling penguin rookeries, milder temperatures, and 24 hours of daylight further south. For an expedition in December 2026, peruse our featured cruises below.

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Antarctica Small Ship Cruises In 2026

Tailored for wildlife enthusiasts, photographers, and those eager to maximize onshore exploration, small-ship cruises to Antarctica in 2026 provide an intimate experience. Here’s a selection of our finest Antarctica small ship cruises in 2026.

penguin in Antarctica
Small Ship
Punta Arenas to Punta Arenas
Jan 04 - Jan 11 2026
7 Nights

Price from per person

£11,732
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Jan 24 - Feb 5 2026
11 Nights

Price from per person

£15,700
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Feb 1 - Feb 18 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£15,116
Small Ship
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Jan 24 - Feb 10 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£14,031
Guest hiking in snow on a luxury cruise to Antarctic Peninsula
Door To Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Mar 4 - Mar 16 2026
11 Nights

Price from per person

£10,700
A guest with a flag on the Antarctic circle
Small Ship
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 9 - Feb 22 2026
13 Nights

Price from per person

£10,526

Antarctica Luxury Cruises 2026

Indulge in creature comforts during your Antarctic expedition with our luxury cruises in 2026. Explore our handpicked selection of Antarctica luxury cruises in 2026, from exquisite dining to expansive suites and lavish amenities.

A tourist taking photos in Antarctica on an expedition cruise
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 07 2026 - Feb 18 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
shore landing by Zodiac in Antarctica
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Jan 11 - Jan 17 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
luxury cruise ship sailing in Antarctica
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 25 - Mar 3 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Antarctic Peninsula Ponant
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 16 2026 - Jan 27 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
kayak in Antarctica
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 18 2026 - Jan 29 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470
Best time to see wildlife in Antarctica with Gentoo penguin and glacier
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 28 2026 - Feb 08 2026
10 Nights

Price from per person

£9,470

Antarctica Fly and Cruise Expeditions 2026

Explore the convenience of our 2026 fly and cruise expeditions to Antarctica. Whether you’re pressed for time or wish to bypass the Drake Passage, our expedited itineraries provide an ideal solution. Delve into our diverse range of Antarctica fly and cruise expeditions in 2026, and experience the wonder of this majestic continent without compromising on your schedule or comfort.

Zodiac cruise with whale and giant iceberg
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Jan 8 - Jan 14 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£18,100
gentoo penguin in Antarctica close up
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Jan 29 - Feb 4 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
luxury cruise ship sailing in Antarctica
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 25 - Mar 3 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Antarctica luxury fly cruise
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 19 - Feb 25 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Zodiac cruise with whale and giant iceberg
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Feb 7 - Feb 13 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100
Antarctica luxury fly cruise
Door To Door
King George Island To King George Island
Jan 14 - Jan 20 2026
6 Nights

Price from per person

£16,100

Cruises To South Georgia & Antarctica in 2026

Combine the allure of Antarctica with the remote sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia on expeditions renowned for their abundant wildlife. Explore our preferred cruises to Antarctica and South Georgia in 2026 below.

Le Austral expedition cruise ship with penguins in Antarctica
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Jan 24 2026 - Feb 11 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£14,750
Door to Door
Puerto Williams to Puerto Williams
Feb 7 2026 - Feb 22 2026
15 Nights

Price from per person

£14,800
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Feb 1 - Feb 18 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£15,116
summer sea ice and sunset in Antarctica
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia - Ushuaia
Feb 15 2026 - Mar 03 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£14,750
Small Ship
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Jan 24 - Feb 10 2026
17 Nights

Price from per person

£14,031
guest in the falkland islands
Includes Flight Seeing
Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires
Jan 18 2026 - Feb 09 2026
22 Nights

Price from per person

£21,654

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