Top three visiting places in Antarctica
Peninsula is located in Chile. It is also known as ‘O’ Higgins land Original name of Antarctica Peninsula is Palmer Peninsula. It is the largest peninsula in West America and extends up to 1500 kilometer( 810 miles) from cape Adams (Weddell Sea), a point on the mainland south of Elkland Islands. The ice sheet is covered and it consists of a Bedrock Islands. The picturesque spots, the highest mountain peak and glacier, attract visitors.
South Shetland Island
South Island is populated with penguins and elephant seals visitors can enjoy with penguins and other wild animals. It is situated 160 kilometers towards the north of the Antarctica Peninsula islands, or frozen continents’ completely covered in ice. The weather in this area is cool. Its summer temperature is 1, 5 degrees Celsius, 34.7 degrees ,,,Fahrenheit. Its winter temperature is -5 degrees Celsius (23 degrees Fahrenheit. Visitors can visit during the summer season, from June to August.
Drake Passage lies between south western parts of the Atlantic Ocean and part of southern ocean. It is also known as the Mar de Hoces Sea of Hoces, is a water body between South America and the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica.Its width is a hundred miles (160 km) and depth is 600 miles (1000 km).