Call Scenic 138 128

Chilean Fjords & Falkland Islands

Discover the beautiful nature of Chile and Argentina on a 14 day cruise that sails to the Fjords of South America and takes you to the Falkland Islands.

14 Day
From (AUD)
$ 14,370
  • 2018 Valparaiso > Buenos Aires

    Islands & Fjords

    Monumental glaciers, mountain peaks and lakes – introducing a truly bespoke itinerary that offers up the very best of the islands and fjords of Patagonia and Chile before introducing you to the intriguing world of the Falkland Islands.

    Abounding in natural phenomenon you will appreciate the full size of enormous glaciers from the Zodiacs or kayaks and from above in the helicopter^. Discover resident colonies of Magellanic and King penguins on board Scenic Eclipse on this fascinating journey.

    Tour Code:

    401S

    Duration:

    14 Days

    Departure City:

    Valparaiso

    Return City:

    Buenos Aires

  • 14 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Valparaiso

      Welcome to Valparaiso where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening to toast the start of your luxurious cruise.

      Please arrive by 5am (pre tour accommodation in Valparaiso recommended)

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - At sea

      Relax and enjoy the amazing facilities of your floating resort and perhaps take a dip in the Scandinavian-inspired plunge pools. Try creating Chilean specialities in Scenic Epicure.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - Chiloé Island
      Freechoice

      Discover the World Heritage-listed churches and architecture of Castro or take a discovery adventure by kayak, e-bike or Zodiac spotting birdlife and native fauna.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - Inner Fjords

      At the foot of the massive Darwin Cordillera mountain range, the majestic scenery and wildlife of the inner passages of the Chilean Channels is an assault on the senses. Watch from the Sky Terrace, the Observation Terrace or your private verandah as the Captain and local Chilean Pilot expertly manoeuvre Scenic Eclipse through the islands and channel markers of the English Narrows.

      Freechoice

      Be awed by the power of the ever-growing Pio XI (Brüggen) Glacier as you come close to the glacial face on a Zodiac or kayak or soar above in the helicopter^. Glaciers abound in this incredible landscape and you will discover the El Brujo and Amalia glaciers and many more highlights in these marvellous days filled with exploration.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - Inner Fjords

      Cruise through the inner passages of the Chilean Channels.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Inner Fjords

      Cruise through the inner passages of the Chilean Channels.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 7 - Inner Fjords

      Cruise through the inner passages of the Chilean Channels.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 8 - Magdalena Island

      Lying in the Magellan Strait, this small island is a national monument of Chile and breeding location for many species of birds including the Magellanic penguin.

      Freechoice

      Discovery excursions by Zodiac and kayak will highlight the beauty of the island and walking tours led by passionate local guides sharing their insights will be a highlight.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - Beagle Channel

      Sensory days of cruising await as we traverse the Beagle Channel, the Magellan Strait and Garibaldi Fjord. Glaciers and fjords abound with the Tierra del Fuego Andes Mountains the backdrop. Pass by Cape Horn as we cruise across to the Falkland Islands.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - Beagle Channel

      Cruising the Beagle Channel.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Stanley

      Discover the picturesque capital of the Falklands, Stanley, get to know the friendly locals and uncover their history and heritage at the Museum.

      Freechoice

      Take a walking tour of the small capital or on a Battlefields tour visit the key sites of the conflict. Alternatively, at Gypsy Cove walk the wildlife trail or even choose to play a round of golf. You may also choose to explore by e-bike.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 12 - Saunders Island
      Freechoice

      Saunders Island is where you can see the graceful King penguin on white sandy beaches on a discovery excursion.

      Helicopter and submarine excursions are available^.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - At sea

      Relax and enjoy the amazing facilities of your floating resort or join an informative and entertaining presentation by your Discovery Team.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - Ushuaia

      Your cruise ends this morning as you disembark and fly to Buenos Aires taking away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise.

      Please depart after 8pm (post tour accommodation in Buenos Aires recommended)

      ^ At additional expense

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    All-Inclusive highlights
    • 228-guest luxurious Discovery Yacht
    • 100% spacious verandah suites
    • 15 Freechoice shore excursions in five ports
    • Specialist Discovery Team on board
    • Broad range of active discovery excursions
    • Nine days exploring the inner Chilean and
    • Patagonian Fjords
    • Complimentary on board polar boots
    • And all tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore