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, Spirit Of Antarctica Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 19 Nov 2019 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.

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Greg Mortimer, South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 29 Nov 2019 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Christmas In Antarctica Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 17 Dec 2019 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 28 Dec 2019 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Ex Ushuaia To Punta Arenas

Departure: 16 Jan 2020 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

9 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia to King George Island aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia and post-cruise in Punta Arenas.

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Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Cruise Ex Punta Arenas To Ushuaia

Departure: 25 Jan 2020 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

Hotel stay in Punta Arenas pre-cruise with a flight to King George Island the following day to embark on a 9 Night Cruise to Ushuaia aboard Greg Mortimer.

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Greg Mortimer, Across The Antarctic Circle Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 03 Feb 2020 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Across The Antarctic Circle Ex Ushuaia To Punta Arenas

Departure: 14 Feb 2020 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia to King George Island aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia and post-cruise in Punta Arenas.

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Greg Mortimer, Antarctic Explorer Ex Punta Arenas Return

Departure: 24 Feb 2020 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

8 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.

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Greg Mortimer, Wild Antarctica Ex Punta Arenas To Ushuaia

Departure: 03 Mar 2020 From: Punta Arenas, Chile Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

Hotel stay in Punta Arenas with a flight to King George Island the following day to embark on an 11 Night Cruise to Ushuaia aboard Greg Mortimer.

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Greg Mortimer, South Georgia & Antarctic Odyssey Ex Ushuaia Return

Departure: 14 Mar 2020 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Patagonia & Chilean Fjords Ex Ushuaia To Puerto Montt

Departure: 02 Apr 2020 From: Ushuaia, Argentina Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

12 Night Cruise sailing from Ushuaia to Puerto Montt aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Ushuaia.

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Greg Mortimer, Costa Rica & Panama Canal Ex San Jose To Cartagena

Departure: 25 Apr 2020 From: San Jose, Costa Rica Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Puerto Caldera to Cartagena aboard Greg Mortimer. Hotel stay pre-cruise in San Jose.

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Greg Mortimer, West Greenland Explorer Ex Nuuk Return

Departure: 18 May 2020 From: Nuuk, Greenland Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Iceland Circumnavigation Ex Reykjavik Return

Departure: 02 Jun 2020 From: Reykjavik, Iceland Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Reykjavik roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer.

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Greg Mortimer, Iceland Jan Mayen Svalbard Ex Reykjavik To Longyearbyen

Departure: 12 Jun 2020 From: Reykjavik, Iceland Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Svalbard Odysey Ex Longyearbyen Return

Departure: 22 Jun 2020 From: Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Longyearbyen roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer.

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Greg Mortimer, High Arctic Adventure Ex Longyearbyen To Kirkenes

Departure: 02 Jul 2020 From: Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Svalbard Odysey Ex Longyearbyen To Kirkenes

Departure: 02 Jul 2020 From: Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

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

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Greg Mortimer, Franz Josef Land Explorer Ex Kirkenes Return

Departure: 12 Jul 2020 From: Kirkenes, Norway Cruise line: Aurora Expeditions Cruise Ship: Greg Mortimer.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Kirkenes roundtrip aboard Greg Mortimer.

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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.