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Australis Cruise 2021-22 Glaciers at the Edge of the World

6 days and 5 nights
from USD 2.590

Travel to the end of the world on a Round Trip route, available only in the 21-22 season. In a unique opportunity to start and finish in Punta Arenas, this journey takes you through the fjords of Patagonia between glaciers and virgin forests, combining, in a single trip, the main landmarks of our traditional routes.

2021-22 SEASON

DEPARTURES:
December 2021: 30
January 2022: 4, 9, 14, 19, 24, 29
February 2022: 3, 8, 13, 18, 23, 28
March 2022: 5, 10, 15

Day 1: Punta Arenas - Check In

We will check In at the historic city of Punta Arenas and then embark. Once onboard, we will have a welcome toast and introduce the Captain and his crew. The ship will sail to the far south immediately after, through the mythical Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel, where we will travel through Patagonia and the fjords of Tierra del Fuego.

Day 2: Pia Glacier - Glaciers Alley

We will sail along the Northwest arm of the Beagle Channel to make an excursion to the viewpoint from where we can see the imposing Pía Glacier. After this unforgettable experience, we will continue our navigation with the majestic view of the "Glacier Alley."

Day 3: Cape Horn - Wulaia Bay

We will arrive at Cabo de Hornos National Park, where we will disembark, if the weather conditions are suitable, to experience the magic of walking through one of the southernmost points of the world, surrounded by charm and legends. In the afternoon, we will disembark at Wulaia Bay, a historic site which was one of the largest settlements of the native Yámana canoeists. We will reach a viewpoint, walking through the Magellanic forest in which lengas, coigües, canelos and ferns grow, among other species.

Day 4: Águila Glacier

We will navigate the Brecknock, Ocasión, Cockburn and Magdalena Channels to finally enter the De Agostini bosom, from where we will appreciate the glaciers that descend from the heart of the Darwin Mountain Range, some of them reaching the sea.In the afternoon, we will disembark in Zodiac boats for an easy hike by the coast surrounding the cold Patagonian rainforest until we reach the front of the Águila Glacier.

Day 5: Parry Fjord and Ainsworth Bay

In the morning, we will sail through the Parry Fjord and the surrounding glaciers. We will disembark in Zodiacs and head to the end of the fjord to appreciate the theater of glaciers, an area where one may see leopard seals. Navigation will continue through the Admiralty Sine, until reaching the vicinity of the Marinelli Glacier in Ainsworth Bay, in the middle of the Darwin Range and within the Alberto De Agostini National Park. We will learn how life resurfaces after ice has been removed. We will hike to discover a beaver dam and the wonderful sub-Antarctic Magellanic forest that surrounds it.

Day 6: Magdalena Island – Punta Arenas

We will disembark at Magdalena Island first thing in the morning, weather conditions permitted. On the island we will be able to see a vast colony of Magellanic penguins. After this excursion, we will return to Punta Arenas.

Price includes

  • Rates include accommodations.
  • Sea transportation.
  • All meals.
  • Open bar on defined hours (free of charge on wines, drinks and spirits).
  • Shore excursions and on-board entertainment.

Not Included

  • Boarding fees (US $60 per person).
  • Gratuities.
  • Optional tours.
  • Port transfers.

Notes

  • Disembarks subject to weather conditions.
  • Rates “FROM” may vary depending on the availability of cabins for each departure date.

Prices per person

Season Season 2021-22 - From 30/12/2021 Until 15/03/2022
Base Category Price
Double Cabin B USD 2.590
Double Cabin A USD 3.499
Double Cabin AA USD 3.720
Double Cabin AAA USD 3.989
Double Cabin AA Sup USD 4.485
Double Cabin AAA Sup USD 4.750

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