In-depth Patagonia & Chilean Fjords Expedition

Price from
£4,838

Departure Dates
3 departures between Mar 2023 and Mar 2024
Duration
16 days

Cruise Overview

Discover stunning Patagonia and the Chilean fjords

Wild adventure

After a night in romantic Buenos Aires, you'll fly to Ushuaia and sail to wild Cape Horn, where we'll attempt to land if we can. We'll cruise north along the west coast of South America, with its UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, breathtaking national parks and remote communities.

Natural wonders

Sail past a tranquil maze of beautiful fjords, surrounded by islands, glaciers and steep mountains. Admire the staggeringly beautiful Pio XI glacier, before heading to the charming village of Castro and vibrant hilltop city of Valparaíso.

Itinerary

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

Buzzing Buenos Aires

Day 1

Setting sail from Ushuaia

Day 2

Rounding Cape Horn

Day 3

Peaceful Puerto Williams

Day 4

Garibaldi Glacier

Day 5

Stunning Chilean fjords

Day 6

Bohemian Puerto Natales

Day 7-8

Pio XI Glacier

Day 9

Remote Puerto Edén

Day 10

Charm of Caleta Tortel

Day 11

The waters of Patagonia

Day 12

Castro's Chilotan charm

Day 13

The fortress at Niebla

Day 14

Sailing North

Day 15

Valparaíso, a UNESCO gem

Day 16

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 15-day expedition cruise.

Flights

  •    Flight in economy class from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia

Hotel

  • Overnight in Buenos Aires before the expedition cruise, including breakfast

Transfers

  • Transfer from the hotel in Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires airport before the expedition cruise
  • Transfer from Ushuaia airport and the ship, including a brief tour of the town

Expedition Cruise

  • Expedition cruise in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages (house beer and wine, sodas, and mineral water) in restaurant Aune
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board. Be aware that we sail in remote areas with limited connection. Streaming is not supported.
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle to use at water refill stations on board
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities

Onboard Activities

  • Experts on the Expedition Team deliver in-depth lectures on a variety of topics
  • Use of the ship’s Science Center which has an extensive library and advanced biological and geological microscopes
  • Citizen Science programme allows guests to assist with live scientific research
  • Professional onboard photographer gives top tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • Use of the ship’s hot tubs, panoramic sauna, indoor gym
  • Informal gatherings with the crew such as daily recaps and preparation for the day to come

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats while in Antarctica
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment for activities
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition Photographers help with your camera settings before landings

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel insurance

  • Luggage handling

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

Included Programmes

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

Ships on this expedition

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