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Danco Island (Antarctica)

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Region
Arctic - Antarctica

Local Time
2019-12-07 03:49

min: 19 °F (-8 °C) / max: 32 °F (-0 °C) 21°F
-6.1°C
Wind: 141°/ 5.4 m/s  Gust: 5.2 m/sWind: 141°/ 5.4 m/s  Gust: 5.2 m/sGentle breeze
5.4 m/s
Min / Max Temperature32 °F / -0 °C
19 °F / -7 °C

Danco Island (aka Isla Dedo) is located in Errera Channel, off Antarctic Peninsula's western coast (Graham Land) and close to Neko Harbour. The island was first mapped during the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-99) and was first surveyed (and officially named) in 1955.

Danco Island (Antarctica)

On Danco Island was the British Research Station O (active between 1956-59, demolished in 2004). The isle is relatively small (approx 1 mi in length). This part of Errera Channel is best for viewing whales (Minke and Humpback). The island itself is home to ~1600 gentoo penguins pairs.

Danco Island (Antarctica)

Next table shows the 23-day roundtrip Argentina cruise itinerary (themed "Antarctica, Falklands and South Georgia") operated in early-2020 by the cruise ship MS Fram (Hurtigruten).

Date / TimePort
01 Jan (flight)Departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina
01 Jan (embarkation)Ushuaia, Argentina
02 JanAt Sea
03 JanWest Point Island, Falkland Islands
03 JanNew Island, Falkland Islands
04-05 Jan (overnight)Port Stanley, East Falkland Island
06 Jan - 07 JanAt Sea
08-09-10-11-12 JanSouth Georgia Island, Grytviken, British Antarctica(Exploring)
13 JanAt Sea
14 JanElephant Island, Antarctica
15 JanDeception Island, Antarctica
15 JanHalf Moon Island, Antarctica
16 JanPaulet Island, Antarctica
16 JanBrown Bluff, Antarctica
17 JanCuverville Island, Antarctica
18 JanWiencke Island, Port Lockroy, Antarctica
18 JanDanco Island, Antarctica
19 JanPleneau Island, Antarctica
19 JanLemaire Channel, Antarctica
20 JanDrake Passage, Antarctica
21 JanDrake Passage, Antarctica
22 Jan (debarkation)Ushuaia, Argentina
22 Jan (flight)Arriving in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Prices started from ~USD 8100 pp (double-occupancy inside cabin rates).

Port Danco Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Danco Island, Antarctica. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
7 December, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Fram
28 December, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Fram
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