From the Old World to the “Last Continent”

Embark upon the Polaris, Viking’s state-of-the-art expedition-class vessel, as she sets sail from Amsterdam to the Antarctic Peninsula. Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers from the Age of Sail to the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration as you journey from the Old World to the sun-kissed islands of Cape Verde and Madeira. Admire the beauty of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago and explore the world’s last truly wild frontier on the “Last Continent.”

Coastal mountains of Antarctica

From the Old World to the “Last Continent”

Embark upon the Polaris, Viking’s state-of-the-art expedition-class vessel, as she sets sail from Amsterdam to the Antarctic Peninsula. Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers from the Age of Sail to the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration as you journey from the Old World to the sun-kissed islands of Cape Verde and Madeira. Admire the beauty of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago and explore the world’s last truly wild frontier on the “Last Continent.”

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To learn more about each port of call and our included as well as optional excursions, click on the individual days below.

Itinerary and shore excursions are subject to change and may vary by departure.

Pre & Post Cruise Extensions

More days means more to discover, with extension packages you can add before or after your Viking cruise or cruisetour. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination altogether with a choice of exciting cities.
Pre & Post Cruise Extensions vary by itinerary and are subject to change.

Map of the Atlantic Islands & Antarctica itinerary