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Antarctica What To Do

Visit Shackleton's Grave

Visit the famous explorer's grave, from where he organised a rescue operation in 1915. After dieing unexpectedly from a heart attack at the beginning of another Antarctic expedition in 1922, he returned to South Georgia posthumously; his widow choosing this spot to be his final resting place.

Other things to do in Antarctica

Walk Amongst King Penguins

South Georgia is one of the few places in Antarctica where you can see plentiful king penguins (they are not present on the Antarctic Peninsula). They are the tallest and heaviest of all living penguin species, and are docile enough to get close to.…

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