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Hear the beautiful 'symphony of the ice' as you glide silently past nature's frozen works of art in a sea kayak. Designed for close-up polar exploration, there's no better way to encounter the wildlife of Antarica and to enjoy its soul-stirring scenery.
  • Kayak tours optimal for beginners

  • Exploring by kayak means merging with nature in tranquility

  • Potential of wildlife sightings as you glide through the water without the sound of a motor

  • Safe experience, accompanied by very experienced guides with high standard equipment

Paddle with penguins

Merge with nature on an exceptional Antarctic sea kayaking adventure. Explore nature and wildlife up-close as we kayak along awe-inspiring icebergs and glaciers.

Paddling through crystal-clear water and spot seals, penguins, and even whales. Our experienced Expedition Team will take you to stunning Antarctic areas with high chances of encountering wildlife.

Practical information

  • Only bookable on board

  • Kayaking gear and dry suits are included in this excursion.

  • A good level of fitness is essential.

  • Basic level swimming skills is required.

  • Knowledge of basic English is required to communicate with instructors.

  • Subject to weather and ice conditions.

  • This activity may have limited availability. If space becomes limited, participants will be chosen via a lottery-based lucky draw.

Expedition cruises offering this activity

See some of the world's most wonderful nature on a cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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