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Exploring the Heart of Antarctica and the Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand & Australia with Heritage Expeditions
Wed February 9, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Join Heritage Expeditions’ Aaron Russ as we follow in the footsteps of Antarctic expedition legends into the historical heart of Antarctica and the world’s largest marine sanctuary, the Ross Sea. Explore the world’s most remote Subantarctic Islands and UNESCO World Heritage Sites before walking on the ice with Emperor and Adelie Penguins and Weddell Seals, cruising the Ross Ice Shelf and stepping inside the historic huts of Shackleton and Scott on this unforgettable 28-day bucket list adventure.
Having made his first visit to Antarctica’s Ross Sea at the age of 8, join Aaron as he shares his adventures at one of the most remote and pristine places on Earth on Heritage’s Expeditions iconic ‘In the Wake of Scott & Shackleton voyage. With shipping restricted by impenetrable pack ice to just two brief months each austral summer very few people will ever experience this frozen wilderness where nature reigns on a scale so grand there are no words to describe it. This expedition also includes the tiny havens of the Bounty, Antipodes, Snares, Auckland, Campbell and Macquarie Subantarctic Islands home to some of the most abundant and unique wildlife and flora in the world.