Set sail on an unforgettable adventure onboard Akademik Sergey Vavilov or Akademik Ioffe and save up to US$1,500 on select departures.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Save US$1,500 on November 2018 & March 2019 Departures
  • Save US$1,000 on December 2018 & January/February 2019 Departures


Booking Period

06/03/2018 to 30/04/2018

Akademik Sergey Vavilov Information


Akademik Sergey Vavilov accommodates up to 92 guests. The Main Deck Triple Share is located on Deck 3 and comprises of bunk beds and a sofa bed with a shared bathroom, while the Twin Semi-Private is located on Deck 4 and comprises of one lower berth and one sofa bed. A bathroom is shared between 2 cabins. The Twin Privates are located on Deck 4 & 5, comprising of two lower berths and private facilities. The Superior cabin room is located on Deck 6 and comprises of 2 lower berths, a sofa and private facilities. The Shackleton Suite is located on Deck 4 & 5 and has one double berth, one sofa bed and separate sleeping quarters with private facilities. The One Ocean Suite is the ultimate luxurious suite. Located on Deck 5, it comprises of a double berth, one sofa bed and separate sleeping quarters, with upgraded bedding. Facilities are private and a bathtub is provided.


-Dining: 1 Bar, 1 Lounge, 1 Dining Room
-Fitness room
-Wellness centre
-Pools: Hot water spa, polar salt water plunge pool
-Multimedia room
-Gift shop
-Presentation room


Guests can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as outdoor camping in Antartica, star-gazing and enjoying the night skies. Avid photographers can receive professional guidance from a variety of photography programmes, where at the end, multimedia rooms are provided for photo downloading and optimisation. Guests can also learn more about the marine mammals through the GRUVA, a marine mammal educational access by the specialists or go whale watching. Alternatively, for the adventurous, sea kayaking and even overnight sea kayaking is available. To pamper yourself after a day of activities, indulge in a massage or drink at the bar.


Children are not advised due to safety issues and extreme weather conditions.

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