Relaxation

The lounge is heated, spacious and a fantastic setting to relax after the day’s activities

Library

Our collection of polar books encompasses lesser-known facts on the indigenous wildlife and the explorers of old

Lounge

Write postcards and letters from the warm and cosy lounge

Dining

Sensational food and carefully selected wines make the evening’s dining an unforgettable experience

Dining

The perfect place to chat and enjoy cuisine from our award-winning chef

Elegant dining

Every day, our chefs design a hearty breakfast to prepare you for your day followed by an exquisite six-course tasting menu accompanied by a selection of our Cape Town vineyards' finest wines.

Wash

Three separate shower rooms are available 24/7.

Sleeping pods

The pods are cosy and spacious, with rich textures and soft furnishings

En suite

The wash area and toilets of each sleeping pod

Sleeping pods

The pods are cosy and spacious, with rich textures and soft furnishings

Activities around camp

Ice Tunnels

A photographer's dream. Explore a maze of surreal ice tunnels that have been sculpted by seasonal melt water
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Nunatak climb

With the help of our expert guides, scale a blue-ice glacier and reach the easy summit of "Nunatak" mountain for spectacular views
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Mighty abseil

Experience an exhilarating descent from the summit of a 100 metre-high cliff surrounded by an amphitheatre of glimmering blue ice
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Ice climbing

Learn this exciting sport using crampons and ice-axes, allowing you to scale seemingly impossible walls of ice
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Rock climbing

Our former world champions will teach you how to safely scale the stunning red granite walls that encircle our camp
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Rope walk

An easy traverse above a 200ft cliff with spectacular views across the ice waves below
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4x4 excursions

We offer daily driving safaris to explore the wonders of the Schirmacher Oasis
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Adventurers picnic

Refuel on the top of a rugged peak with views to every horizon, the perfect opportunity to sip on a cocktail with 1,000-year-old ice

Science bases

Learn first-hand about the important scientific work that is underway at the different Antarctic research stations near our camp

Zip line

Sometimes the fastest way is to zip! Feel free as free as a snow petrel as you fly across an ice lake, suspended in the air
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Polar talks

Learn the extraordinary tales of the explorers of old whilst in the same environment
ADVENTURES AVAILABLE AT WHICHAWAY
South Pole & Emperors
8 days
This trip combines the magnificent Emperor Penguins with a flight to the southernmost point on earth - the Geographic South Pole.
Early Emperors
6 days
This trip offers unique access to a magnificent penguin colony when the chicks are taking their first steps off their parent's feet.
  • Wolf's Fang

    Discover our newest camp – Wolf’s Fang – where luxury and adventure meets in the mountains of Queen Maud Land.

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  • Environment & Sustainability

    We recognise that Antarctica is a pristine wilderness and make stringent efforts to ensure that our footprint is absolutely minimal. With an ENDS environmental award and carbon neutral since 2007, we are continually working to improve the ways in which we interact with this incredible environment.

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