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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the best time to go?

This particular adventure is timed to coincide with breeding season for most species on South Georgia. Of course weather can be unpredictable, but routes are flexible to maximize your time at the destination.

What will I will see? 

You'll likely encounter Gentoo, King, Magellanic and Rockhopper penguins during in the Falkland Islands, and the massive colonies of King Penguins on South Georgia.  In addition to penguins, you'll likely see several large colonies of Southern elephant seals, Fur seals and South American sea lions, as well as whales and sea birds during the transit between the Falkland Islands and South Georgia.

How can I be sure this is the right trip for me?

A visit to South Georgia is the trip of a lifetime. Shore excursions are designed for anyone with reasonable mobility. Walks with small uphill sections are optional, but a reasonable level of fitness will guarantee greater enjoyment. For the more active, sea-kayaking is also available.


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