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Ultimate Chilean Fjords & Antarctica

On this 30 day Ultimate Chilean Fjords & Antarctica luxury cruise from Lima to Buenos Aires, experience the Patagonian Fjords and Antarctic Peninsula.

30 Day
From (AUD)
$ 35,105
  • 2019 Lima > Buenos Aires

    Extraordinary landscapes

    From the monumental glaciers of the Chilean Fjords to the ice-covered wonders of Antarctica, this incredible journey will leave you in awe of Mother Nature.

    Covering the great southern icefields of Patagonia and Antarctica with days spent exploring and endless opportunities for discovery. (^Helicopter and Submarine excursions are an additional expense, subject to regulatory approval, ice and weather conditions)

    Tour Code:

    102S

    Duration:

    30 Days

    Departure City:

    Lima

    Return City:

    Buenos Aires

  • 30 Day Itinerary

    • Day 1 - Callao (Lima), Peru

      Flying into the Peruvian port city of Callao, you will be transferred to Scenic Eclipse to commence your South American cruise.

      Meals included: Dinner

    • Day 2 - Paracas

      With spectacular landscapes, Paracas is home to millions of birds that live here year-round and many others that fly from the northern hemisphere and from further south. These include the guano bids and the Humboldt penguins.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 3 - At sea

      Relax and enjoy the amazing facilities of your floating resort.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 4 - At sea

      A day at sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 5 - At sea

      A day at sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 6 - Valparaíso, Chile

      Known as the ‘Jewel in the Pacific’, Valparaiso has colourful buildings and narrow streets. It is also home to Chile’s legislative Congress and the headquarters of the Chilean naval army.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 7 - 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 8 - Puerto Montt

      In the Chilean Lake District, the port city of Puerto Montt is known as the gateway to the Andes. 19th century neo-classical architecture and contemporary local artwork add character, and Caleta de Angelmó, an active volcano, exists just outside.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 9 - Castro (Chiloé Island)

      As an island part of Chile’s Lake District, Castro has colourful wooden stilted houses along the waterfront.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 10 - Chilean 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.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 11 - Chilean Fjords

      Cruise the Chilean Fjords.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 12 - Chilean Fjords

      Cruise the Chilean Fjords.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 13 - Chilean Fjords

      Cruise the Chilean Fjords.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 14 - Punta Arenas

      Not far from Patagonia, the city is located in the extreme south of Chile.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 15 - Isla Magdalena

      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.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 16 - Patagonian Fjords

      Enjoy unrivalled scenery and pristine wildlife reserves.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 17 - Patagonian Fjords

      Cruise the Patagonian Fjords.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 18 - Magellan Strait

      At the southern tip of South America, the Magellan Strait links the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 19 - Ushuaia, Argentina

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 20 - Crossing the Drake Passage

      Look around and behold the cape petrels flying about the ship, majestic albatross soaring on the wind, and Wilson’s storm petrels skipping along the ocean surface. Our onboard Discovery Team enlightens you about Antarctica and its natural history, bringing the journey to life with their impressive experience and knowledge of the region.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 21 - South Shetland Islands

      Continue cruising. Arrivie at the South Shetland Islands this afternoon.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 22 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Voyaging overnight along the Gerlache Strait we arrive at the breathtaking Antarctica Peninsula, a land as vast as it is magical. We set out on Zodiacs, kayaks, helicopters or submarines, and venture to penguin rookeries, historic sites and scientific stations, and cruise around majestic icebergs.

      Discover secluded bays via kayak, plunge below the surface to underwater kingdoms by submarine, and circle above incredible inland vistas in a helicopter. Keep your eyes peeled for local leopard seals snacking among the icebergs, and later, step ashore for a moment you’ll never forget.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 23 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 24 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 25 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 26 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 27 - Antarctic Peninsula

      Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 28 - At sea

      Soak in the incredible array of Antarctic experiences as we head north across the Drake Passage. Luxuriate on board as you watch seabirds and aquatic life, capture once-in-a-lifetime photos, and share the knowledge of our world leading Discovery Team.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 29 - At sea

      A day at sea.

      Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    • Day 30 - Ushuaia, Argentina > Buenos Aires

      Relax as we take an early morning cruise along the Beagle Channel. We disembark after breakfast for our flight back to Buenos Aires.

      Meals included: Breakfast

  • Tour inclusions

    All-Inclusive highlights
    • 228-guest luxurious Discovery Yacht (200 in Antarctic)
    • 100% spacious verandah suites
    • 15 Freechoice shore excursions in five ports
    • Specialist Polar Discovery Team on board
    • Widest range of discovery excursions in the Polar regions
    • Active discovery experiences – kayaking and snowshoeing*
    • Average of two discovery excursions per day* ^ (^Helicopter and Submarine excursions are an additional expense, subject to regulatory approval, ice and weather conditions).
    • Complimentary expedition kit including parka and beanie plus on board polar boots
    • And all tipping and gratuities both on board and onshore