33º 58’ 00” S 18º 36’ 00” E
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
Cape Town is home to award-winning vineyards and stunning ocean vistas. It is often tipped as one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
We will host a safety briefing the day before the flight where our staff will explain all kit requirements, assist with any last-minute preparations and update you on the latest weather forecasts in Antarctica.
South Africa to Antarctica
We travel in uncompromising comfort across the mighty Southern Ocean in a Gulfstream private jet. During the five-hour flight, the African night turns to day as we soar over thousands of icebergs and pass into Antarctica’s 24 hours of continuous sunshine. Destination: Wolf’s Fang runway.
White Desert’s uniquely located camps are designed to be easily dismantled and removed, leaving no trace on the pristine environment. Guests can choose to stay at either Whichaway, an oasis of luxury overlooking freshwater lakes, or Wolf’s Fang, where the spirit of adventure is discovered in some of the most dramatic mountain ranges on Earth.
Compare our two camps below
Whichaway70º 48’ 00” S 11º 23’ 00” E
Whichaway is our flagship luxury camp and sits on the shores of one of the freshwater lakes of the ice-free Schirmacher Oasis. We’ve designed 6 heated ‘polar pods’ with cutting-edge exteriors and old-world interiors that conjure up images of Antarctica’s rich heritage of exploration. A warm and inviting communal area with lounge, library and dining room is the ideal setting to relax and recount the day’s activities with friends.
Activities Around Camp
Wolf’s Fang71º 32’ 00” S 8º 50’ 00” E
Our brand new camp, Wolf’s Fang, is set in a dramatic mountain range. Wolf’s Fang caters to adventurous guests and is the ideal base for them to explore or relax, with 6 state-of-the-art sleeping tents around a welcoming central lounge and dining area. Wolf’s Fang blends luxury with a light environmental touch and its style draws on the golden age of polar explorers.
Activities Around Camp
Arctic Truck safari
Our Other Adventures
EMPERORS & SOUTH POLE
This luxury adventure takes you into the heart of Antarctica to see the Emperor Penguins. Then it's to the southernmost point on earth - the South Pole!
THE GREATEST DAY
This is your chance to experience the real interior of Antarctica in a single day.
Designed for the adventure seekers, this 6-day adventure takes you into the interior of Antarctica to scale a vrigin summit.