Explore this incredible area of the world accompanied by photographer Andy Rouse as expedition leader and photography advisor. Alongside Andy, expert Andrew James will provide photography critiques and workshops on-board. The itinerary is flexible, devoted to getting the most amazing wildlife experiences and images.
What makes this special?
- November departure when Antarctica is at its most stunning with pristine snow cover and penguins seen on ice.
- Fantastic wildlife sightings including different species of penguin, seal and whale.
- The opportunity to camp on shore; be one of few to sleep on the Antarctic Peninsula (if conditions allow).
- Small Zodiac groups and longer landing times on shore for exploring, in areas often inaccessible on Antarctica cruises.
- Fully stabilised ship for a smoother Drake Passage, with excellent on-board facilities including email, gym, and on-deck hot tub.
- Pre-preparation and on-board help throughout to ensure every level of photographer from novice to expert gets the most from this safari, thanks to input from Andy and Andrew.
Andy Rouse is one of the top wildlife photographers, with 17 books to his name and a huge worldwide following. Andy presented a 13-part wildlife photography series for Channel 5 / Animal Planet. He regularly gives theatre shows, photography workshops and takes clients on expeditions all over the globe. For seven years in a row, he has received commendations and won prizes in the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. He travels extensively, often working alone in challenging conditions, wearing Páramo, happy to be at one with nature.
In partnership with Páramo, Andy runs the Aspira Fund, which donates the profits from a high quality outdoor clothing selection to small conservation projects often overlooked.
Natural World Safaris are offering the prize of one place on the Andy Rouse Antarctica Photography Expedition worth £7,995. This covers one person sharing a twin room with shared bathroom facilities. The prize excludes transport between the winner’s home address and Ushuaia in Argentina. It is the winner’s responsibility to organise and pay costs associated with obtaining visas.
All competition entrants who book the November 2017 Antarctica Photography Safari win will receive a £250 voucher for Páramo clothing.
Complete your details using the form below. Please read the Terms & Conditions below.
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TRIP TO ANTARCTICA: TERMS & CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
Who can enter:
The competition is free to enter.
Prize Draw open to UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man residents aged 18 years or over only, excluding employees of Páramo and Natural World Safaris and their immediate families.
The competition will commence on 1 March 2017 and end on 27 March 2017.
The prize winner will be selected at random by Páramo. The decision will be final and no correspondence entered into. The winner will be notified by e-mail within 14 days of the closing date. A reply to claim the prize must be received within 30 days.
One place on the Photography Safari to Antarctica with Natural World Safaris and Andy Rouse
The Prize includes:
- One night hotel stay in Ushuaia – Argentina
- Twelve nights aboard the Akademik Ioffe
- Meals including Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, as stated on the itinerary
- All landing fees
- Expedition staff
- Andy Rouse photography team
- NWS team, lectures and photography workshops, excursions as stated in itinerary
- Departure transfer
The Prize excludes transport between the winner’s home address and Ushuaia in Argentina.
To enter, you must be available from the 17 – 30 November 2017.
Prize consists only of the elements expressly set forth above. No other elements or expenses (including, without limitation, personal expenses, phone calls, incidentals, souvenirs, insurance (including but not limited to travel insurance), unspecified ground transportation, car hire, excursions and attractions (other than those specified in the itinerary), treatments, phone calls, gratuities, incidentals, fuel, visas, taxes, vaccinations etc.) are included in the Prize. All such expenses are the sole responsibility of winner.
It is the responsibility of the winner to (i) organise and pay costs associated with obtaining their own visas, as required, and adhere to the relevant visa entry requirements, (ii) ensure that they are adequately insured including without limitation covering overseas medical costs, and (iii) ensure that they adhere to the travel itinerary and other relevant safety instructions set out by Natural World Safaris.
All entrants must, as a minimum, have an average level of fitness and mobility to participate in this trip – be able to walk unaided for at least 200 metres, climb 3-4 flights of stairs unaided in the event of an emergency, and step on and off small boats as a minimum. Travellers with a pre-existing medical condition are required to complete a short medical questionnaire, which must be signed by their physician. Passengers who are not fit for long trips for any reason, including disability, heart or other health conditions (that would entail an unreasonable risk to your health and to the enjoyment of other passengers on board), are advised not to join the voyage.
There is no cash alternative and the Prize is non-changeable, non-transferable and non-refundable.
Páramo / Natural World Safaris has the right to amend, cancel, modify, supersede this prize if, in our sole discretion, the prizes are not capable of being issued or acceptable to be awarded as specified for whatever reason(s).
An entrant will be disqualified if any of their contact details (name, e-mail address) are found to be inaccurate. No responsibility will be accepted by Páramo / Natural World Safaris for any partial or complete failure in transmission or receipt of entries.
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