Aurora Expeditions

At Aurora Expeditions wilderness is a passion they share with others by taking small groups of like-minded people to some of the most isolated places on our planet. From the polar regions of Antarctica and High Arctic to the wilds of Costa Rica, Scotland, Patagonia and more, Aurora Expeditions aims to create special expedition-style cruises that foster an understanding and appreciation of our natural world.

The Australian-owned adventure company was initially established in the early 1990┬╣s by adventures Greg Mortimer and Margaret Werner when they began sharing their love of remote places by organising ship-based trips for keen friends and fellow travellers. Their style to push the boundaries┬╣ has remained unchanged and they are proud of the fact that their spirit of adventure and exploration is as strong as ever. Their adventure activities are proof of this; with many of their voyages offering polar scuba diving, sea kayaking, camping and mountain climbing.

Deeply committed to education and preservation of the environment, Aurora Expeditions were the founding member of both the International Association of Antarctic Tour Operators (IAATO) and the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO). All their voyages have expert expedition staff who will help to unlock the wonders of these special places.

Greg Mortimer, Svalbard Odysey Ex Longyearbyen Return

Departure: 04 Jul 2021 From: Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Longyearbyen roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Svalbard Odysey Ex Longyearbyen To Kirkenes

Departure: 14 Jul 2021 From: Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Longyearbyen to Kirkenes aboard Greg Mortimer.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Jewels Of The Arctic Ex Kirkenes To Reykjavik

Departure: 07 Aug 2021 From: Kirkenes, Norway Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Kirkenes to Reykjavik aboard Greg Mortimer.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey Ex Santiago To Ushuaia

Departure: 29 Oct 2021 From: Santiago, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

17 Night Cruise sailing from Port Stanley to Ushuaia aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Santiago.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Falklands Sth Georgia & Antarctica Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 04 Nov 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

19 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Sylvia Earle. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Spirit Of Antarctica Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 15 Nov 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

9 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Solar Eclipse - Antarctica Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 23 Nov 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

14 Night cruise departing roundtrip from Ushuaia onboard Sylvia Earle. 1 night pre cruise accommodation in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Solar Eclipse Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 24 Nov 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

20 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Spirit Of Antarctica Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 07 Dec 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Syliva Earle. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Across The Antarctic Circle Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 14 Dec 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

13 Night cruise departing roundtrip from Ushuaia onboard Greg Mortimer. 1 night pre cruise accommodation included in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, South Gerogia & Antarctic Odyssey Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 17 Dec 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

23 Night cruise departing roundtrip from Ushuaia onboard Sylvia Earle, 1 night pre cruise accommodation in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Spirit Of Antarctica Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 27 Dec 2021 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Spirit Of Antarctica Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 06 Jan 2022 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Spirit Of Antarctica Cruise Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 09 Jan 2022 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia roundtrip aboard Syliva Earle. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Ex Ushuaia To Punta Arenas

Departure: 16 Jan 2022 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

8 Night cruise departing from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas onboard Greg Mortimer. 1 night pre cruise hotel stay in Ushuaia & 1 night post cruise hotel stay in Punta Arenas.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Antarctic Explorer Ex Ushuaia To Punta Arenas

Departure: 19 Jan 2022 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

8 Night cruise departing from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas onboard Sylvia Earle. 1 night pre cruise hotel stay in Ushuaia & 1 night post cruise hotel stay in Punta Arenas.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Ex Punta Arenas Return

Departure: 24 Jan 2022 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

9 Night Cruise sailing from King George Island roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stays pre and post-cruise in Punta Arenas with return flights to King George Island.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Antarctic Explorer Ex Punta Arenas Return

Departure: 27 Jan 2022 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

9 Night Cruise sailing from King George Island roundtrip aboard Sylvia Earle. Hotel stays pre and post-cruise in Punta Arenas with return flights to King George Island.

From
Request
See More
Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Ex Punta Arenas To Ushuaia

Departure: 02 Feb 2022 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night cruise departing from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia onboard Greg Mortimer. 1 night pre cruise hotel stay in Punta Arenas and flights to King George Island.

From
Request
See More
Sylvia Earle, Antarctic Explorer Ex Punta Arenas To Ushuaia

Departure: 05 Feb 2022 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Sylvia Earle.

10 Night cruise sailing from King George Island to Ushuaia onboard Sylvia Earle. 1 night pre cruise hotel stay in Punta Arenas and flight to King George Island.

From
Request
See More

Our excellent Western chefs prepare three healthy, delicious meals each day, with snacks and treats available in the dining rooms at other times.

Tipping?

People often ask us what they should do about tipping. Tipping is a very personal matter but if pressed, we recommend $US7 per passenger per day that you are on the ship. It is better for the crew if we can give them US dollars cash.

Children

The nature of these cruises means that the company does not take children under the age of 12. Children 12 and over pay full adult fare and are treated as adults. No special activities are offered.

Information on this Web Site has been obtained from the Cruise Companies represented. However, the cruise industry is constantly changing and should be used as a guide only. We are unable to take responsibility for incorrect information and you must confirm all details at the time of booking.