On the surface, Antarctica might seem like a frozen, desolate place supporting only a handful of animals among the icy wind and snow. While this is mostly true, the continent is an important marker for environmental…Read article
Welcome to our world of expedition travel. Unlike ‘standard’ travel companies, Aurora Expeditions specialises in destinations off the beaten track. So far off in fact, that often there is no track!
WHY TRAVEL WITH AURORA
Aurora Expeditions pioneered ship-based adventures over 25 years ago and we remain committed to small, low-impact groups keen to not just see, but experience our range of remote destinations.
Our small ships carry a maximum of 60 passengers, allowing you to have a truly intimate experience with the destination you are visiting.
Our expedition staff are experienced, enthusiastic and among the best in the industry – they are our secret to success.
Flexibility & Freedom
From impromptu wildlife displays to adverse weather, our flexible itineraries allow us to cater for whatever comes our way.
With 25 years’ experience and over 250 voyages to Antarctica alone, our team knows how to deliver a successful expedition.
Whether it’s a polar jacket and photo book, or included flights and tours, our inclusions are what most would consider extras.
Spirit of Adventure
We’ve pioneered new routes, offered exclusive firsts and offer a range of optional activities for the ultimate adventure.
Education and conservation are our passion. Our aim is to create lifelong ambassadors for the protection of all wilderness areas.
Fully-servicing travel agency
We can take care of all your travel needs. Flights, accommodation, tours and transfers: we’re a ‘one stop’ shop for your trip of lifetime.
Antarctic Expeditions - The Aurora Way
Whether you come face-to-face with a polar bear on an Arctic cruise; meet the local warriors in Papua New Guinea; are one of the first to explore a remote Russian island; or find yourself surrounded by hundreds of nesting penguins on an Antarctica cruise, our versatile itineraries allow all our expeditions, including our onshore Antarctic tours, to be individual and unique. Read More
The choice is easy – when it comes to your next Kimberley, Papua New Guinea, Russian, Arctic or Antarctica tours – expedition-cruising, the Aurora way, will open your eyes to a world of discovery.