Arrival Saturday-Santiago / Punta Arenas - Darwin/Goose Green
Arrive at Mount Pleasant International Airport via LAN Chile. Personal meet and greet by Falkland Islands Holidays representative. Transfer overland to Darwin/Goose Green settlement and overnight at Darwin House – an excellent guest house in beautiful surroundings, a perfect to start to any Falklands itinerary.D
Sunday- Carcass Island
Transfer to airstrip for internal FIGAS (Falkland Islands Government Air Service) flight toCarcass Island. 2 night's accommodation on a full board basis. During your time on Carcass you may explore at leisure; walks to Leopard Beach and Stanley Hill are scenic and offer an array of wildlife and photographic opportunities! then make you way back to the settlement at leisure.BLD
OPTIONAL day excursion by boat to West Point Island available: Take to the seas on “Condor” for approximately 1 hour's journey finally landing in the bay near the settlement. You will explore Devil's Nose, where Black Browed Albatross and Rockhopper can been seen, explore Mount Ararat and if weather is favorable it may be possible to circumnavigate the island.BLD
Tuesday- Sea Lion Island
Internal FIGAS flight to Sea Lion Island Prime wildlife location. 2 nights' accommodation on a full board basis. All wildlife locations are easily accessible on foot and you may explore the island at leisure. However an introductory excursion has been included to help familiarize you with the islands layout and wildlife locations. BLD
Wednesday-Sea Lion Island Free day
Explore Sealion Island your own.
Internal flight to Stanley and transfer to the Malvina House Hotel for 2 night's accommodation on a B&B Basis. Remainder of day to explore Stanley at leisure. Take time to visit the excellent museum, Christchurch Cathedral, Whalebone arch and the many monuments along the sea wall. If preferred a guided “town” tour can be arranged.
Friday - Stanley
Full day excursion by 4 x 4 vehicle with driver/guide to Volunteer Point. Travelling overland in 4 x 4 vehicle passing Johnson's Harbor you will arrive at Volunteer Beach where our largest colony of breeding King Penguins, over 1000 pairs, will be seen along with Gentoo and Magellanic.BLD
Morning – Final chance to explore Stanley, the islands small capital and shop for souvenirs.