Mount Vinson

(16,067ft/4,897m), Antarctica

Mount Vinson & South Pole Schedule & Prices

Prices Subject to Change

Vinson Climb: $40,400.00

Ski The Last Degree Only: $60,600.00

Ski The Last Degree and Mount Vinson: Price - Call for details

$5,000.00 deposit, due with application
Balance due 120 days prior to departure.
Please note if you would like to pay the balance with a credit card a
.027% surcharge will be added to your balance.

2015-2016 Schedule

December 4, - December 23, 2015 - Please Call for Availability
Arrive Punta Arenas on 12/5; depart Punta Arenas 12/23.

December 15, 2015 - January 2, 2016 - Sold Out
Arrive Punta Arenas on 12/16; depart Punta Arenas 1/2.

December 26, 2015 - January 13, 2016 - Sold Out
Arrive Punta Arenas on 12/27; depart Punta Arenas 1/13.

January 6 - January 24, 2016 - Sold Out
Arrive Punta Arenas on 1/7; depart Punta Arenas 1/24.

South Pole: Ski The Last Degree
Options to fly to South Pole and other Last Degree dates are also available

December 15, 2015 - January 2, 2016

December 26, 2015 - January 14, 2016

January 6 - January 25, 2016

  • Please allow at least an additional two weeks after the expedition end date as weather and flight delays are not uncommon.
  • All schedules account for round trip travel from home country.
  • Please contact our office for the most up to date availability for each departure.
  • All land prices listed below, round trip international airfare not included.
  • All land prices are per person, based on double occupancy. SRS available for an additional charge.
  • Dates & Prices are subject to change.
  • Please purchase trip cancellation insurance (see bottom of page) within 21 days of booking your trip.
  • Please contact us with any questions as we look to provide excellent customer service answering your climb and gear questions.

Price Includes
All flights to and from the mountain from Punta Arenas
All flights to and from the South Pole (for the South Pole ski tour)
Support services while in the Antarctic
All meals while in the Antarctic
Lodging in the Antarctic
All group climbing gear
Guide services and fees

Price Does Not Include
$25 Wire Transfer Fee (If Applicable)
Meals and hotels in Punta Arenas
Alcoholic beverages and bottled drinks
$150 entrance fee in Punta Arenas
International round-trip airfare
Excess baggage charges and airport taxes
Personal items
Evacuation insurance (required by flight service - details in your confirmation package).
All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evac fees, transport, extra hotel nights, etc)
Trip cancellation insurance
Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond Alpine Ascents International’s control
All prices and dates subject to change.

Vinson Cancellation/Refund Policy
Note: Alpine Ascents International highly recommends trip cancellation insurance for all expeditions. Due to the nature and heavy costs of government and operator permits, Alpine Ascents International must adhere to a stringent refund policy.

Each deposit includes a $5,000 non-refundable registration fee (per the flight service policy).
Full refunds, less registration fee, will be provided 120-days prior to expedition start date.
No refunds will be provided 119-days prior to expedition start date.
All refund requests must be made in writing and be received in our office within the 120-day period, as stated above.
Alpine Ascents International highly recommends trip cancellation insurance for all expeditions. We offer a plan in conjunction with Travelex.

Note: Alpine Ascents reserves the right to waive any fees. As we offer personalized service, we will attempt to accommodate changes and cancellations when necessary, waiving certain fees when feasible.

Trip Cancellation Insurance

Please note: A.L.E., our flight service, requires Trip Evacuation insurance. Trip Cancellation Insurance is highly recommended.

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