Antarctica Icebreaker Cruise Voyages In 2025 & 2026

Explore the ends of the Earth on an Antarctica Icebreaker cruise from the endless sea ice of the Weddell Sea to the wild, unexplored realms beyond the polar circle.

Introducing Antarctica Icebreaker Cruises

Embark on a thrilling adventure to the ends of the Earth  an Antarctica Icebreaker cruise, where you’ll traverse uncharted territories beyond the reach of traditional expedition ships. Aboard the Le Commandant Charcot, a cutting-edge luxury icebreaker, you’ll plough through the dense sea ice to uncover the hidden wonders of Antarctica. These places have remained untouched and unseen by the eyes of most.

 

For those with a spirit of adventure and a thirst for the extraordinary, an Antarctica icebreaker cruise is your gateway to an actual polar expedition. Dive deep into the Weddell Sea’s icy embrace, tracing Sir Ernest Shackleton’s legendary path, and marvel at a colony of Emperor Penguins in their natural habitat. Or, venture along the route once taken by Jean-Baptiste Charcot, piercing through the veils of sea ice to the rarely visited corners of the world beyond the polar circle, on a voyage to the extreme south.

And if an Antarctic adventure isn’t what you’re searching for, don’t worry. We’ve also prepared a comprehensive guide to icebreaker cruises in the Arctic, ensuring you find the polar expedition that best suits your sense of adventure.

Antarctica Icebreaker Cruise Departures 2025

Dive into our selection of Choose Antarctica icebreaker cruises departing in 2025.

Emperor penguins on an Antarctica icebreaker cruise
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Oct 29 - Nov 11 2025
12 Nights

Price from per person

£19,050
Icebreaker cruise in Antarctica on Le Commandant Charcot
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Dec 19 2025 - Jan 03 2026
14 Nights

Price from per person

£18,700
Emperor Penguin in the Weddell Sea
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Nov 11 - Nov 24 2025
12 Nights

Price from per person

£19,050
exploring captivating scenery on an Antarctica icebreaker cruise on Le Commandant Charcot
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Dec 5 - Dec 20 2025
14 Nights

Price from per person

£18,700
Emperor penguins on an Antarctica icebreaker cruise
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Nov 23 - Dec 6 2025
12 Nights

Price from per person

£19,050

Antarctica Icebreaker Cruise Departures 2026

Explore our selection of Choose Antarctica icebreaker cruises departing in 2026.

exploring captivating scenery on an Antarctica icebreaker cruise on Le Commandant Charcot
No Single Supplement
Ushuaia to Ushuaia
Jan 2 - Jan 17 2026
14 Nights

Price from per person

£18,700

New Antarctica Icebreaker Cruises in 2025 & 2026

We’re thrilled to share our awe-inspiring Antarctica Icebreaker cruises, setting sail between October 2025 and February 2026! Dive into the heart of exploration with  a 15-day Antarctica Icebreaker Cruise,The Emperor Penguins of Weddell Sea. Departing from Ushuaia, this expedition takes you deep into the icy embrace of the Weddell Sea at a time when it remains a forbidden treasure to other vessels, locked away by thick sea ice.

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable encounter with nature’s wonders, far from the touch of the ordinary. Imagine standing amidst vast ice floes and towering tabular icebergs, a sight reserved for the eyes of the few. 

Or set off on a 15-day odyssey, In the Wake of Jean-Baptiste Charcot, an icebreaker cruise designed to take you to the edges of the Antarctic wilderness. This extraordinary journey ventures deep into the icy heartlands beyond the polar circle, where you’ll explore the mystique of Charcot Island and witness the breathtaking icy vistas of the Bellingshausen Sea.

Embark on this voyage to trace the legendary path of Jean-Baptiste Charcot, navigating through untouched ice floes where few have ventured before. It’s a chance to immerse yourself in the silent majesty of the Antarctic, encountering a world of surreal beauty and pristine landscapes seldom seen by human eyes. This is not just a cruise; it’s an exploration of the untouched and mysterious, a true adventure into the white beyond. Join us and experience the spellbinding allure of Antarctica’s remote corners, where every turn reveals a new spectacle of ice and snow.

Le Commandant Charcot icebreaker North Pole cruise Ship

A Guide To Antarctica Icebreaker Cruises

Weddell Sea Icebreaker Cruise

15-day The Emperor Penguins of Weddell Sea" Antarctica icebreaker cruise dives into the heart of the Antarctic and offers a chance to witness the awe-inspiring realm of the Emperor Penguins.

In the Wake of Jean-Baptiste Charcot Icebreaker Cruise

15-day icebreaker cruise to explore the route of Jean-Baptiste Charcot far beyond the Antarctic polar circle into the seldom-seen frozen wilderness only accessible by Icebreaker.

Icebreaker Cruises

Read our guide to icebreaker cruises featuring expeditions to explore the North Pole, The Arctic and the wild coasts of Greenland.

Le Commandant Charcot Icebreaker Ship

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