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Southern Chile Cruise Getaway

4 Days / 3 Nights

Package Overview

This Chilean Vacation Travel Cruise tours Punta Arenas and includes visits to worldly attractions such as Cape Horn National Park, Punta Arenas, The Strait of Magellan, Nena Glaciers, and more. This package is a great getaway cruise package with the perfect mix of leisure time, sightseeing, and exciting activities. We have teamed up with Cruceros Australis to bring this package to you.

Agent Commission Starting At: $94.40

Package Pricing

Package starting at: $944.00 PP * Prices based on double occupancy. Prices per person in USD.

Travel Itinerary

Day 1

Check in at 409 San Martín Street, Ushuaia, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Cruise ship boarding from 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Captain and crew give a welcome cocktail reception on board.

Immediately afterwards, the ship departs for "the outermost part of the earth." Our excursion will take us through the Beagle Channel and the Strait of Magellan to explore one of the most captivating wilderness regions in the world: Southern Patagonia, and Tierra del Fuego. We have just embarked on a Great Adventure!

Day 2

We sail through the Murray channel and Nassau Bay to reach Cape Horn National Park, where we will disembark (weather permitting). Cape Horn is a sheer, 425-meter (1,394-foot) high rocky promontory, and in the past it was the only entrance to the Pacific Ocean. This place is known as the "End of the Earth", and it is the last territory before Antarctica. The park was declared a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in June 2005.

In the afternoon, we go ashore in historic Wulaia Bay, once the site of one of the region's largest Yamana aboriginal settlements. Charles Darwin landed here on January 23rd, 1833, during the voyage of the HMS Beagle. This area is also renowned for the mesmerizing beauty of its vegetation and geography. We will walk through a Magellanic forest of Lengas, Coihues, Canelos, ferns, and other native vegetation to reach a look-out point.

Day 3

In the morning we sail through the desolate Brecknock and Ocasión channels, to reach Cockburn Channel in the afternoon. After lunch, we arrive at Chico Sound and disembark in Zodiac boats to explore Alakaluf Fjord, and to see its beautiful waterfalls and observe the Piloto and Nena glaciers from the sea. We will learn about the formation of glaciers and their influence in the abrupt geography of the region's channels.

Day 4

Early in the morning, we go ashore on Magdalena Island (weather permitting). Located in the Strait of Magellan, it was an essential source of supplies for navigators and explorers in the past. The island is inhabited by an immense colony of Magellanic Penguins which can be sighted during our walk to a lighthouse, which guides ships on their way through the strait.

In September and April this excursion is replaced by a Zodiac boat ride at Isla Marta to observe sea lions. After our visit, we sail to Punta Arenas, disembarking at 11:30 a.m.

PACKAGE INFO

Low Season Rates: Economy $1180, Superior $1771, Luxury $2272

High Season Rates: Economy $1491, Superior $2150, Luxury $2764

Additional Package Information

 Package Includes

  • Meals

 Package Does Not Include

  • Air
  • National Park Entrance fees
  • Telephone calls
  • Tips

 Package Notes

  • Departure dates from September - April only
  • International air available on request. If you elect to purchase your own air, please provide itinerary for arrangement of transfers.
  • Prices are subject to change without previous notice.
  • Scheduled tours may change due to weather conditions or other unforeseen limitations - an alternate comparable tour will be offered
  • To prevent any loss due to cancellation, travel insurance is recommended.
  • Prices quoted for promotional departure dates.
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Points of Interest

  • Cape Horn National Park
  • Punta Arenas
  • The Strait of Magellan
  • Nena Glaciers