Best Time To Visit Antarctica & Falklands

When to go

The best time to visit is between November and February. 

When to go to Antarctica & Falklands - Climate Chart

Getting there

As most cruises to the Antarctic operate from Ushuaia in Argentina, most clients will fly to Buenos Aires. British Airways fly there daily from London Heathrow. You will then need to take an internal flight direct to Ushuaia. 

Time Zone

GMT - 3 hours


British passport holders do not require visas to enter Antarctica & the Falklands


There are no compulsory vaccinations required to enter Antarctica & the Falklands. Always consult your doctor at least six weeks before travel and refer to this useful NHS website - Fit For Travel - for details of recommended vaccinations for travel to the Falkland Islands.

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