Chilean Fjords & Cape Horn

13 Days
Santiago to Ushuaia
From (USD)
$ 12,095
$ 11,046
Dates & Pricing

2020 Santiago > Ushuaia

Majestic islands, glaciers and fjords

A truly bespoke itinerary that offers up the very best of the islands and fjords of Chile.
Explore the dramatic Chilean coastline, the remote Island of Chiloe, home to Humboldt and Magellanic penguin breeding ground and the very southern tip of Tierra del Fuego, Cape Horn. Scenic Eclipse will take you deep into this majestic and glacial landscape so you can explore and see more.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
601S
Duration:
13 days
Departure City:
Santiago
Return City:
Ushuaia

Selected Itinerary

13 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Santiago > Valparaiso, Chile

    The World Heritage-listed city of Valparaiso welcomes us with its long and colourful history dating back to the conquistadors.  This vibrant city is rich in theatre, music, performance and street art – most streets, staircases, alleyways and buildings are brightly painted – and exquisite Victorian architecture.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - At sea

    Relaxation beckons with so many choices on board you will wonder how time passes so quickly.  Choose one of the daily activities including a class in Scenic Epicure, join an entertaining discussion in the Theatre, or make time for your own fitness regime.  

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Puerto Montt

    At the very end of the Pan American highway is the Puerto Montt, which is the starting point for a fabled land of fjords, canals, islands, snow-capped volcanoes, green-forested hills and the enchantment of Southern Chile.  Puerto Montt is the perfect starting point to explore the German cities of Frutillar and Puerto Varas.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Castro

    Visit Castro, where colourful wooden stilt houses line the waterfront and the Chilote culture is seen throughout the World Heritage listed churches and architecture.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Laguna San Rafael

    San Rafael exhibits marvellous topographic variety. Its sea fauna and channels, islands, snowcaps and fjords offer a great place for tourism. The Northern Ice Field, San Rafael Lagoon and San Rafael Snowcap, are the favourite spots for national and foreign visitors because of their amazing landscapes and ecological biodiversity.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Tortel

    Caleta Tortel is a coastal village, located between the mouth of the Baker River the largest river in Chile and a small embayment of the Baker Channel. The surrounding geography is rugged, formed by a number of islands, fjords, channels and estuaries. The village was founded in 1955 to exploit the cypress de las guaytecas wood that was abundant in the area. The timber business accounts for most of the economy in Tortel to this day.
    The Chilean Patagonia is a region of great natural diversity. This unique place has forests, mountains, islands, canals and glaciers, all of them barely explored by man.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Angustura Inglese

    The Angostura Ingles (English Narrows) are located north of Puerto Eden, a small isolated port located on Wellington Island, in the Magallanes Region of Chile. The village is known for being the home of the last Kawéshkar people. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - 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

  9. Day 9 - Punta Arenas

    Not far from Patagonia, the city is located in the extreme south of Chile with a port and sheep-breeding history, the gateway into Antarctica will captivate you with its clean air and sophisticated European architecture.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Seno Agostini & Seno Garibaldi

    A sensory day of cruising and exploring in kayaks, Zodiacs and helicopters^ awaits as we traverse Agostini Fjord. Glaciers and fjords abound with the Monte Buckland mountain range as the backdrop. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Seno Agostini & Seno Garibaldi

    A day of cruising and exploration.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Cape Horn & Puerto Williams

    The point where the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean meet, Cape Horn is steeped in maritime history and is the southernmost headland of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago and the southernmost tip of Chile.  Weather permitting, our landing on Cape Horn will show the true skill of our Captain, Crew and the Discovery Team. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Ushuaia, Argentina > Buenos Aires

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

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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