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A spectacular iceberg off the coast of Antarctica
$13,465
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The Great Austral Loop

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Embark on Zodiac excursions
  • Observe abundant wildlife
  • Admire dazzling ice formations
  • Explore the region's wild terrain
Starts/ Ends in:
Santiago / Port of Ushuaia
Activities:
Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 17-day voyage, discover the undulating hills and verdant moors of the Falkland Islands. Cruise to South Georgia, home to imposing glaciers that tilt towards the sea and thousands of king penguins at home on the island's black sandy beaches. Continue south to discover the Northern …
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The port town of Ushuaia
$6,999
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Ushuaia to Buenos Aires

12 Day Itinerary aboard SeaDream Innovation
  • Embark on Zodiacs
  • Look for whales at Puerto Madryn
  • Observe unique wildlife
  • Experience the pristine wilderness
Starts/ Ends in:
Port of Ushuaia / Buenos Aires
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Whale Watching
Activity Level:
Relaxed
A comprehensive expedition of extremes, you can’t find a more complete Antarctic experience than this! Venture to the wildlife paradise of the remote Cape Horn. Diversity and discovery are the hallmarks of this voyage, which offers pristine landscapes and unprecedented wildlife viewing …
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The pristine and remote landscape of the Falkland Islands
$4,995
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Ushuaia, Cape Horn & the Falklands

Ushuaia to Port Stanley - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Magellan Explorer
  • Visit Cape Horn
  • Admire Saunders wildlife
  • Discover New Island
  • Experience Port Stanley
Starts/ Ends in:
Port of Ushuaia / Stanley
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the remote islands of the South Atlantic during this 8-day voyage aboard the Magellan Explorer. Magical places await that will greet you with their awe-inspiring beauty.Embark on your ship in Ushuaia, Argentina before sailing south through the Beagle Channel to Cape Horn,a remote island at …
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Pinnacle rock on Bartolome
$7,829
Save $900
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Western & Eastern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard M/C Elite
  • Visit the beautiful Junco Lagoon
  • Bird watching at North Seymour
  • Snorkel & Kayak across Tintoreras
  • Discover Sierra Negra volcano
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the Arnaldo Tupiza Breeding Center, where two species of giant tortoise are bred to increase the population of these incredible animals, plays an essential role in protecting the future of the Galapagos. Explore Moreno point and walk along one of the trails soon reveals a multitude of …
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Zodiac trip to see penguins.
$3,528
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Darwin's Route from Punta Arenas

9 Day Itinerary aboard MV Stella Australis
  • Explore Ushuaia, founded in 1884
  • Spend two days at Cape Horn
  • Learn about famous navigators
  • Understand glaciation's effect
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The end of the world awaits you on the expedition cruise ship MVStella Australison a journey that retraces much of Darwin’s route through the Fuegian Archipelago aboard HMSBeagle. This eight-day Punta Arenas excursion features the legendary Cape Horn, historic Wulaia Bay, spectacular Glacier …
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Go sightseeing for whales.
$2,817
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Darwin's Route from Ushuaia

9 Day Itinerary aboard MV Stella Australis
  • Learn about the great navigators
  • Understand glaciation's effects
  • Investigate local flora
  • Learn about Magellanic penguins
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The end of the world awaits you on the expedition cruise ship MVStella Australison a journey that retraces much of Darwin’s route through the Fuegian Archipelago aboard HMSBeagle. This eight-day Ushuaia excursion features the legendary Cape Horn, historic Wulaia Bay, spectacular Glacier …
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Moreno Point, Isabela Island, Galapagos
$3,150
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Western Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Nemo I
  • Meet North Seymour's bird colonies
  • Walk, snorkel & kayak in Darwin Bay
  • Visit Charles Darwin Station
  • Look for iguanas and penguins
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day journey through the Western Islands of the Galapagos rounds the largest Island Isabela and passes by pristine Fernandina. Anchor at Santiago´s James Bay and sail around the sea bird-laden volcano islet of Daphne Major.Explore the largest sea bird colonies and some of the most …
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Galapagos penguin on a rock
$2,395
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Central Islands

5 Day Itinerary aboard Aqua
  • Observe Galapagos penguins
  • Discover Cowley Islet's wildlife
  • Hike across Rabida Island
Starts/ Ends in:
Baltra / Mosquera
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take a 5-day cruise through the central islands of the Galapagos, aboard the charming and comfortable Fragata. Spend your days exploring the enchanted archipelago, encountering Galapagos giant turtles, sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas, rays and much more! Visit some of the most popular …
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A male frigatebird rests in the trees of the Galapagos
$1,595
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South Central Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Aqua
  • Observe blue-footed boobies
  • Swim at Santa Fe Island
  • Discover Dragon Hill
Starts/ Ends in:
Baltra / Dragon Hill
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Frigate, giant tortoises, Galapagos hawks, blue-footed boobies, dragon-like iguanas, and sea lions all play into your Galapagos Islands adventure on this unforgettable 4-day cruise. Explore the southern islands of this unique archipelago on the perfect journey for those who wish to discover the …
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Los Glaciares in Patagonia
$7,920
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Patagonia & Chilean Fjords 2020

15 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Explorer
  • Visit Alberto de Agostini NP
  • Explore a Magellanic forest
  • Hike across Cordillera de Sarmiento
  • Enjoy a traditional Pulmay meal
Activities:
Hiking, Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the magical Chilean Fjords on a magnificent 15-day voyage aboard the Silver Explorer. Join a journey from the “End of the World” to “the Jewel of the Pacific”. Experience a remarkable medley of landscapes, from steep streets and jumbled buildings of Ushuaia to …
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View the seal and cormorant colonies as you sail across the Beagle Channel
$15,660
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Best of Chilean Patagonia: From Torres del Paine to Cape Horn

Best of Chilean Patagonia - 14 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Orion
  • Explore Isla de los Estados
  • See storied Cape Horn
  • Discover Torres del Paine
  • Zodiac cruise and kayak
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Kayaking, Land & Sea, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This unique 14-day land-and-sea expedition includes three days of exploring Torres del Paine, a jewel of Patagonia that teems with its iconic wildlife including Andean condors, guanacos, and rheas. Board National Geographic Orion to venture far beyond any tourist infrastructure. Kayak peaceful, …
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Pristine villages in small inlets
$2,070
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Chonos Route

6 Day Itinerary aboard MV Skorpios II
  • Explore picturesque Chiloe Island
  • Explore fishing town Puerto Aguirre
  • Whale watch on the Corcovado Gulf
  • Visit San Rafael Glacier
Starts/ Ends in:
Puerto Montt / Puerto Montt
Activities:
Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
M/V Skorpios II sails from the Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Montt, a town located 1,000 km south of Santiago, which can be reached by road or air. This 6-day cruise covers 800 miles of magical waters. Enjoy visiting the age-old ice formations of the Glacier San Rafael, and sailing through the …
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Whale watching on Peninsula Valdes
$419
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Peninsula Valdes Self-Drive

4 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Land, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Encounter unique Welsh heritage and observe the diverse wildlife found in the Peninsula Valdes Wildlife Reserve with the flexibility of your own schedule. See elephant seals, Magellanic penguins, fox, guanaco and numerous birds during your stay. In the right season, you may add in whale watching or …
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Sea lions in Beagle Channel
$6,200
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Patagonia & Chilean Fjords

14 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Revel along the Beagle Channel
  • Tour Torres del Paine National Park
  • Watch whales migrating
  • Discover the UNESCO heritage
Activities:
Kayaking, Photography Seminars, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Greg Mortimer on this 14-day voyage towards Chile while exploring some of the world’s most spectacular and diverse scenery, with a unique combination of wine country, dazzling Andean landscapes, and tantalizing cuisine. On this voyage, you will traverse the narrows and fjords in …
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Air Cruise Flight
$4,995
Savings
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Antarctica Express Air Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Hebridean Sky Air Cruises
  • Step foot on famous Cape Horn
  • Sail through ice-filled bays
  • Zodiac cruise in search of wildlife
  • Visit King George Island
Activities:
Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving Ushuaia, this 6-day adventure brings you through the Beagle Channel and to legendary Cape Horn. Cross the mythical waters of the Drake Passage and experience a day in one of the most spectacular places on earth - Antarctica!Sail in ice-filled bays while enjoying the company of sea birds, …
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Air transportation
$4,995
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Antarctica Express Air Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Magellan Explorer
  • Visit the legendary Cape Horn
  • Attend presentations and lectures
  • Sail through ice-filled bays
  • Explore Antarctic bases & stations
Activities:
Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For those short on time this Antarctic Express Air Cruise optimizes your experience so you can see it all! Embark on the Magellan Explorerin Ushuaia and set sail for Cape Horn. Depending on the weather, be one of the few to step foot on this rarely-visited island! Begin by crossing the Drake …
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Gull flies over icy water
$4,795
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Antarctica Express Air Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Nova Air Cruises
  • Visit the legendary Cape Horn
  • Attend presentations and lectures
  • Sail through ice-filled bays
  • Explore Antarctic bases & stations
Activities:
Fly Cruise, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For those short on time this Antarctic Express Air Cruise optimizes your experience so you can see it all! Embark the Ocean Nova in Ushuaia and set sail for Cape Horn. Depending on the weather, be one of the few to step foot on this rarely-visited island! Begin by crossing the Drake Passage en …
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Sea kayak with whales on Peninsula Valdes
$1,488
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Peninsula Valdes

3 Day Itinerary
  • Visit Punta Tombo penguin colony
  • Explore Peninsula Valdes reserve
  • Search for the southern right whale
Activities:
Land, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This three day extension from Buenos Aires is an active walking tour for those looking to get close to the wildlife. After a drive through the sweeping Patagonia plains embark on the winding trails of the teeming Punta Tombo penguin colony and spend a few hours watching these comical birds. Explore …
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