Classic Luxury

MS Hebridean Sky

Experience the breathtaking Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands on board the fantastic small expedition ship, the Hebridean Sky (formerly Sea Explorer), whose journeys offer incredible wildlife observation, daily landings and lectures on board.

MS Hebridean Sky
  • Incredible wildlife and breathtaking scenery

  • A fantastic expedition team, made up of highly skilled and experienced guides and lecturers

  • Guests are invited to participate in scientific research projects on board

  • Chance to camp out on the Antarctic peninsula, a real once in a lifetime experience

The ice-strengthened Hebridean Sky sets sail from the port of Ushuaia and takes guests on spectacular 11-night journeys to the Antarctic Peninsula, as well as longer journeys which also take in the Falkland Islands and South Georgia.

The ship sleeps up to 110 passengers in 56 exterior facing cabins, some with their own private balconies. On board facilities include a library, bar/lounge, exercise room and a wraparound sun deck with jacuzzi, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the incredible scenery.

There is a fantastic on board expedition team supporting the cruises, made up of naturalists, professional photographers and lecturers.

Explore this last true wilderness on earth observing magnificent waterways, glaciers, rugged mountains and abundant wildlife. The wildlife, which you may encounter on your epic voyage include penguins, shags, terms, seals, orcas and humpback whales.

Passengers on board the ship will enjoy daily guided shore visits and for those looking for something extra on selected cruises there is the option to participate in kayaking and camping on the Antarctic Peninsula.

The cruises run between November and mid March, which is the Antarctic summer, when passengers can enjoy long hours of daylight. In addition to the longer 10-20 night cruises there are also shorter fly-cruises with the Hebridean Sky on offer.

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Join the ship's Citizen Science program and make a difference on your voyage by participating in projects from tracking migrating whales to analyzing glaciers.

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