In-depth Antarctica & Patagonia Expedition (Northbound)

Price from £8,982

Departure Dates
22 days

Discover astonishing scenery and wildlife

  • 23-day expedition cruise from vibrant Santiago to Valparaíso, via UNESCO-listed Torres del Paine National Park and paradise-like landscapes.

  • Spot penguins, seals, whales, birds and more as we discover wild Antarctica, the wonders of Chilean fjords and the stunning South American coastline.

  • Navigate legendary Cape Horn and see the beautiful sights of Patagonia, as well as the colourful stilt houses of Castro.

Explore the frozen continent

Spot whales and penguin chicks against a backdrop of beautiful sunsets and otherworldly landscapes, as we spend eight days around the Antarctic Peninsula on MS Fram.

The Chilean coast

From beautiful fjords to tiny villages, the Chilean coastline is a place of adventure and discovery. We’ll stop off at Puerto Natales, gateway to Torres del Paine National Park, and explore the fabled waters of Patagonia and the colonial city of Castro. Then on to Valparaíso, with its colourful jumble of cobbled alleyways, cute plazas and famous funiculars.

What's Included


  • Flight in economy class between Santiago de Chile and Punta Arenas


  • Overnight in Santiago de Chile before the expedition cruise, including breakfast


  • Transfer from the hotel in Santiago de Chile to Santiago de Chile airport before the expedition cruise
  • Transfer between Punta Arenas airport and the ship, including orientation tour and lunchbox 

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Santiago, Chile’s Capital

Day 1

Depart From Punta Arenas

Day 2

Sailing the Drake Passage

Day 3 - 4

Antarctica: another world

Day 5 - 12

Rounding Cape Horn

Day 13 - 14

Exploring Chile's Fjords

Day 15

Bohemian Puerto Natales

Day 16 - 17

Remote Puerto Edén

Day 18

The waters of Patagonia

Day 19

Castro’s Chilotan Charm

Day 20

Reflect on your adventure

Day 21 - 22

Valparaíso, a UNESCO gem

Day 23

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages