This 11 day/10 night Ponant cruise package for two includes all meals on board, open bar, expert lectures, shore excursions, Zodiac outings, 1 hotel night in Buenos Aires, round-trip flights between Buenos Aires and Ushuaia, transfers. Polar parka and boot rental is also included.

Be Inspired

Antarctica: Immense and mysterious. The leader in polar expeditions, PONANT offers you the chance to make your dream of an Antarctic adventure come true.

Highlights of a PONANT Antarctic Cruise

  • Outings and shore visits in a Zodiac inflatable craft with a team of experienced naturalist guides.
  • Imposing glaciers, drifting icebergs, thick pack ice, steep cliffs and tall, snow-covered mountains.
  • Humpback whales, orcas, gentoo penguins and Weddell seals.
  • Opportunities for kayaking, hiking, and exploration ashore.

The Ship: a cocoon of luxury

The elegant L’Austral, with 132 staterooms and suites, is a small capacity yacht perfect for fostering camaraderie with a unique combination of luxury, safety, and privacy. Designed in France and built in Italy, L’Austral boasts an elegantly understated aesthetic with European sensibility and craftsmanship. The staterooms and suites feature panoramic sea views, and 95% have a balcony. Guests’ comfort is the special responsibility of the impeccably trained staff, whose discreet yet attentive service has become legendary among discriminating travelers. Life aboard is relaxed and refined, capturing the best of the French art of living well, and an air of quiet sophistication creates the feeling of a private yacht.

*To be used between November 30 and December 11, 2022. Other dates are possible depending on availability.

Ponant and Antarctica excursions may require prior medical evaluation, medical and emergency evacuation insurance, and travel insurance. For additional information, please contact Amalia Ciprijan at

It is agreed that all donated items are the property of Oceana. Should a travel or experience donation be canceled, postponed, delayed, or rescheduled due to force majeure (i.e., weather, act of God, state of war, terrorism, strike, pandemic, etc.) or any other condition beyond reasonable control, the purchase will be honored, per the experience provider, at the experience provider’s discretion, and the winner will be expected to either attend or transfer the purchase accordingly. No cash refunds.

Generously donated by: PONANT Yacht Cruises & Expeditions