Abercrombie & Kent will be returning to the South Pole in December 2022 for a 12-working day “Inspiring Expeditions by Geoffrey Kent: Emperors & South Pole” excursion.
The journey kicks off from Cape Town, in which Geoffrey Kent will host a welcome accumulating at the Zeitz Museum of Up to date Artwork to share his encounters and prepare company for the adventures and challenges to occur. The subsequent day is invested discovering the countryside, driving along the shoreline in a typical two-seater open-top Cobra, followed by a helicopter ride to the vineyards of Stellenbosch for lunch and a regional tour by classic sidecar.
The “real adventure” commences as attendees, together with Geoffrey’s wife Otavia Kent, board a private jet that flies immediately to Antarctica, across the Southern Ocean to land within the Antarctic Circle with 24 hours of steady daylight this time of yr. Accommodations are deluxe, space-age pods, just around 20-ft in diameter, with en-suite facilities. There is also eating room serving gourmet meals, great wines and espresso, located in advance of a 200-foot icefall and frozen lake.
See a video below of the final A&K trip to the South Pole in 2018 under:
From this base camp visitors may possibly pick from a assortment of activities: Wander as a result of iridescent blue ice tunnels go to a close by foundation to satisfy the scientists and find out about their exploration abseil off a mountain surrounded by an ice industry and trek to the summit of a mountain that has never ever been climbed—earning the privilege of naming it.
Then, guests embark on their quest to the South Pole. At the South Pole marker, tourists can “walk all-around the planet” in just a several ways and take a look at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Science Station. Vacationers will camp overnight on the Polar Plateau at 83 degrees south.
The closing aspect of the adventure can be located two-and-a-50 % several hours throughout Antarctica, in the center of one of the most significant emperor penguin colonies on the continent. Right here, tourists will expend the working day photographing the penguins and their chicks, which are continue to included in grey down feathers this time of year.
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