Overall rating based on 817 votes





Outdoor activities



by Sue Crowe

I cannot fault the professionalism of the Plancius crew - the ship was terrific, the service five star, the staff were welcoming, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable - no question went unanswered and nothing wa

by Ellen Tanger

This was my best trip ever.

by Simon Byron

Friendly & knowledgable staff. Interesting talks particularly from the US Army Commander of Ascension during the Falklands conflict and the UK Manager from Cable & Wireless in the 1960s. I would have liked to s

by Bradley Bergman


by Dick Groenendijk

Het was een bijzondere ervaring en een prachtige reis met heel veel mooie herinneringen en waarnemingen. Een aanrader voor iedereen die houdt van onhergbergzame landschappen en gebieden met unieke soorten.

by Laura Winzenread

Antarctica is the most gorgeous and pristine place I’ve ever seen. Taking the voyage on the Plancius, with the expert staff and warm crew, made the trip all the more memorable. I would absolutely recommend this

by Logan Varanese

The Gray Seal is cool

by David Pinion

I loved every second. The ship, the crew, the expedition team, fellow travellers. To visit the expedition huts was a dream come true. The wildlife was incredible and the scenery awe inspiring. I'll be back!!

by Stephanie Zahler

Being part of this expetition cruise was amazing. I felt more then welcome on the Hondius and the staff members were always friendly and made everthing to have us an unforgettable experience. Thanks to everyone

by Georgia Holder

Great trip. The Captain was super. The staff and crew were great. I loved the expedition trip and not just hanging out.

by Margaret (Peggy) Orchard

Trip of a lifetime. Crew was outstanding, knowledgeable, professional, genuine and passionate about their work. Absolutely amazing. Meals were first class. Would highly recommend this expedition. Thank you.

by Thomas Roubinet

Amazing trip aboard the m/v Plancius. Special thanks to Michael, Roman, Rick and Lotties, our diving leaders.

by John Zingrich

Thank you for the most wonderful trip of my life! My cabin was very comfortable and clean with ample space to store clothing and gear. All meals far exceeded expectations with plenty of choices and a wide varie

by Robert Cartwright Jr

As a kid, I read up on everything I could about the South Pole, then as I got older, I started to read about all the expeditions to Antarctica. Time went by and my interest in the White Continent grew, so much

by Gabi Fried

The Deep South Tour on Plancius was wonderful. The landscape and wildlife of Antartica is breathtaking and unique. Our guides and ship crew were phantastic (experienced scientists and superb crew).I wish the co