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Antarctica Flights

Cheltenham, Bayside, Victoria 3192, Australia
+61 3 8526 2301
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Accor members’ special package

If you’re an Accor member, I’d suggest taking the discounted package with extras. We paid... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
deanwebb2016
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Brisbane, Australia
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Flying for over 14 hours may not seem like fun but nothing could be further from the truth. The... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Julie S
,
Cairns, Australia
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1 day sightseeing flights over Antarctica departing from Australian airports
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice class” (8 reviews)
“window seat” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cheltenham, Bayside, Victoria 3192, Australia
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+61 3 8526 2301
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

If you’re an Accor member, I’d suggest taking the discounted package with extras. We paid approximately $2300 each for superior economy seats, 2 nights accommodation at the Pullman Brisbane Airport (very nice new building), dinner the night before the flight, and a presentation by one...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Flying for over 14 hours may not seem like fun but nothing could be further from the truth. The QANTAS staff were wonderful, the atmosphere on-board was happy and full of expectation. First Class seats are the ONLY way to go, yes they are expensive...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

We flew from Sydney 25th November 2017 [we meaning me and my 91 year old Mum]. We first learnt of this great not to be missed opportunity watching Mike Whitney's Sydney Weekender show. By the time I got to phone we missed out on flights...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I was on the Feb 2018 flight from Brisbane, and it was a very long day but well worth it. I booked through Accor Plus, so had a few extras, like accommodation at the Pullman Brisbane Airport and a dinner function the night before the...More

1  Thank Lee-Anne F
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

I had wanted to do this trip for a couple of years, but reticent to, due to previous years' average reviews or problems on flight. Qantas has sorted issues out now. People changed seats as staff ensured it, no trolleys down aisle, snacks in seat...More

Thank KellieandMarke
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I was watching Sydney Weekender when they showed a segment on a sightseeing flight over Antartica. I immediately turned to my husband and said “I’m going to do that!” I did my research and booked for the flight leaving Sydney on 25/11/17. My husband did...More

Thank Genny M
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

One off my bucket list! how amazing this day was, it is a long day but well worth it. Qantas doesn't disappoint. The viewing is shared and all people on board are so friendly. You are issued two boarding passes, one for the way down...More

Thank 312Amelita
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Yesterday we were fortunate enough to do the scenic flight over Antartica from Sydney. It exceeded every expectation I had and I would strongly recommend to anyone who can to do it. We just loved every minute. From the start at the airport with a...More

2  Thank AussieSusan
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We had a grand time flying over Antarctica as we continue to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary finishing with this trip to complete our 7th continents. Great flight crew, tour operator and wonderful people in our economy section. Everyone was nice and sharing as they...More

Thank brychewilliams
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

As I turned 65 on Australia Day, I wanted to celebrate that milestone with something special. My original thoughts of a trip to Singapore went straight out the window when I found that there was to be an Antarctica flight leaving on that day from...More

1  Thank ianb111
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r4_ds
8 June 2018|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
Morning Rumi, go the Antarctica Flights Australia site (Melbourne), once open scroll down to Available Flights, scroll down to Seats & Pricing, make your choice then scroll down to Ready to Book - Book Now. I hope this helps
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RenaeG76
4 June 2017|
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Response from Bas B | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. During the summer months, it's 24 hours daylight in Antarctica making it the perfect time to conduct sightseeing flights. On the New Years Eve flight, you may experience some darkness flying back to... More
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Jackie R
17 February 2017|
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Response from PhilAsker | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, no you can not. As the flight is chartered by Antarctica Flights it is more classed as a private jet charter and not a scheduled flight.
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