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Destinations

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.

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    Small Ships

    Our small ships carry fewer passengers than almost any other operator and allow a truly intimate experience with your destination.

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    Expert Guides

    Our expedition staff are experienced, enthusiastic and among the best in the industry – they are our secret to success.

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    Flexibility & Freedom

    From impromptu wildlife displays to adverse weather, our flexible itineraries allow us to cater for whatever comes our way.

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    Our Experience

    With more than 25 years’ experience and over 250 voyages to Antarctica alone, our team knows how to deliver a successful expedition.

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    Added Extras

    Whether it’s a polar jacket and photo book, or included flights and tours, our inclusions are what most would consider extras.

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    Spirit of Adventure

    We’ve pioneered new routes, offered exclusive firsts and offer a range of optional activities for the ultimate adventure.

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    Environmental Sensitivity

    Education and conservation are our passion. Our aim is to create lifelong ambassadors for the protection of all wilderness areas.

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    Full Service 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 a lifetime.

 

Discover Antarctica with Aurora Expeditions

Take a deep breath, close your eyes and say it: "I am going to Antarctica!"

For over 25 years, we've turned dreams into reality, exploring not just the Antarctic coast but remote, historical islands in the Scotia Sea and the wildlife wonderland of South Georgia.

Join us to visit historic huts, whaling sites, scientific bases and step onto the Antarctic continent. Best of all, come experience the drama of seabirds, seals, whales and penguins going about their lives in an environment like no other! 

LATEST BLOG POSTS

Pecking Order

Pecking Order

The wonderful wildlife we're lucky to come across on our amazing voyages is one of the major draw cards for many guests. With its expansive tundra boasting an immeasurable amount of hiding places, sky-scraping cliffs and…

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Aurora passenger wins Australian Antarctic Festival Photo Competition

Aurora passenger wins Australian Antarctic Festival Photo Competition

Aurora Expeditions passenger, Peter Wood, has won the 2018 Australian Antarctic Festival Photography Competition in the People’s Choice category for his stunning Leopard Seal Haven photo. Peter received the amazing news…

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Clean Up Svalbard, by Dr. Roger Kirkwood

Clean Up Svalbard, by Dr. Roger Kirkwood

Aurora Expeditions’ passengers and staff have excelled in the Clean Up Svalbard campaign this year with consistent collections of plastic bits and some big hauls of trawl net. It is an AECO (Association of Arctic…

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