Friday, July 19, 2013


33 Departures Featuring Two Extended “Epic” Voyages

(TRAVPR.COM) USA - July 10th, 2013 - [Waterbury, VT] - Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventures, today announced the company's Antarctic 2014-2015 season. Highlights of the season include two extended voyages that will offer passengers Southern Ocean and Antarctica once-in-a-lifetime adventures in and around the 7th continent. With 33 departures starting November 5, 2014, Quark offers more Antarctic voyages than any other Polar operator.

New Expedition Added

Antarctica's Scotia Arc: The Ultimate Insider's Voyage

A highlight of the 2014 holiday schedule, this 25-day voyage takes travelers off the beaten track - to rare and seldom-visited sites of the Scotia Sea - for a true insider's journey to Antarctica. This expedition will follow the Scotia Arc, a sub-marine mountain range extending from the southernmost Andes, all the way through to the Antarctic Peninsula, calling in at the beautiful Falklands and South Georgia before heading south to the lesser-known and more remote South Sandwich, South Orkney and South Shetland archipelagos. Passengers will experience active volcanoes, rich bird life and some of the largest penguin colonies in Antarctica, all set against a rich historical background. One departure: December 15, 2014, starting at US$19,595.

Back by Popular Demand with Additional dDeparture

Crossing the Circle via Falklands and South Georgia: Epic Antarctica

A sell-out for the 2013-2014 season, the 23-day Epic Antarctica voyage is the only one of its kind to take passengers to South Georgia, the Falkland Islands, and the Antarctic Peninsula exploring farther south across the Antarctic Circle.This extensive itinerary offers travelers a chance to see seven species of penguins and more than 30 species of birds while visiting the 'Galapagos of the Poles.' Two departures: December 2014 and January 2015, starting at US$18,995.


The largest of Quark's fleet, the 'Super Yacht,' Ocean Diamond, is back with Quark Expeditions for its third season of Carbon Neutral Voyages™, along with the Sea Spirit, Quark'sluxury adventure 'all-suites' ship and the Sea Adventurer.All Quark's ships feature outside cabins with en-suite facilities, internet access, a Polar Boutique, and a Polar Library.

How to Book

As an early booking incentive, travelers who reserve by September 30, 2013 will receive a 20% discount on suites* and 10% off on all other cabin categories. All bookings made during July 2013 will receive an additional 5% off.**

For more information contact a Quark Polar Travel Adviser at 888-892-0073 or visit

*discount only available on top two suites categories

**some conditions apply

About Quark Expeditions

For over 20 years, Quark Expeditions has been the leading provider of polar adventure travel.

With its diverse fleet of specially equipped vessels and seasoned expedition leaders, they offer travelers unparalleled access to the most remote regions on earth. In 2011,Quark was named a recipient of National Geographic Traveler's “50 Tours of a Lifetime” for their “Three Arctic Islands” voyage.