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Antarctic Cruising Season set to break Records – Chimu urges Agents to book now to take Advantage of Best Value Deals

May 16, 2017 Cruise Deals No Comments Email Email

Antarctica is hotter than ever according to the latest figures released by the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO) who recorded a 15% increase in visitors travelling to Antarctica with IAATO members throughout the 2016-2017 Antarctic season.

For 2017-2018, Antarctica visitation is projected to see a 5% increase to reach a peak of 46,385.

The number of Australian visitors increased by 5% compared to the previous year, ranking them third on the list of passenger nationalities, behind the US and China.

Chimu Adventures, Australia’s leading Latin America and Polar specialists, are warming up for the upcoming seasons by unleashing fantastic Charter Specials for 2017/18, as well as offering Early Birds on selected 2018/19 departures, giving agents the opportunity to take advantage of last minute offers for this coming season and secure and enjoy Early Bird savings on next season’s departures:

2017/18 Charter specials:

Chimu are currently offering a number of specials charter deals with savings of up to 25%* to be enjoyed on numerous charters including the best-value 10-day Images of Antarctica,  the 10-day Discover Antarctica, the 11-day Frozen Frontier fundraising cruise, the 18-day Shackleton’s Antarctica, or the 26-day In the Wake of Mawson, Chimu’s exclusive Hobart departure.

2018/19 Early Birds:

–        MS Expedition Early Birds on all MS Expedition itineraries, starting from AU$6,799*

–        Sea Spirit Early Birds, starting from AU$9,845*

–        Luxury Antarctica Early Birds on The Le Boreal fleet, save up to 30%

“We are preparing for what we believe will be the busiest seasons in Antarctic cruising history and couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity of making it easier than ever for our agent partners to book the glacier paradise thanks to these substantial specials on what are some of our best-selling cruises” said Greg Carter, co-founder of Chimu Adventures.

“Our Antarctica cruises offer something for every taste and travel style. From best-value introduction cruises to unique, exclusive off-the-beaten-track charters, we want our agents to know that their clients will have the ultimate trip of their lifetime and, as always, our Destination Specialists will be with you all the way throughout the booking process” he added.

For more information on Chimu’s Antarctica deals visit:

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