NEW! 2020 Latin America Expeditions Out Now!

NEW! 2020 Latin America Expeditions Out Now!

SAVE over $3,000 on 2019/20 Antarctic adventures!*

SAVE over $3,000 on 2019/20 Antarctic adventures!*

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 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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    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.

 

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

Scoresbysund – the world’s largest fjord system

Scoresbysund – the world’s largest fjord system

Up to 350km long and 600m deep – Scoresbysund isn't your typical fjord. As a highlight of all our East Greenland voyages, Scoresbysund holds the title of the largest fjord system in the world and simply needs to be seen…

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Exploring the history of Franz Josef Land

Exploring the history of Franz Josef Land

For the world's northernmost archipelago – sitting around 900km from the North Pole –  Franz Josef Land is a long way from any form of civilisation. In fact, the archipelago (part of the Russian Arctic National Park) is…

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See what others are saying!

See what others are saying!

Read up some of the latest stories and reviews we've had from travellers around the world! Antarctica cruise: Snorkelling among the gods Written by Jaime Lafferty, as seen on Traveller   In the footsteps of…

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