March 17-April 2, 2019
Enjoy face-to- face encounters with two of the world’s last great frontiers – Southern Patagonia’s majestic fjords and glaciers, and Torres del Paine’s stunning scenery – in a small group, limited to just 24 guests.
Your 17-day adventure begins in vibrant Buenos Aires, where you enjoy touring and a tango performance. Board the comfortable M/V Stella Australis in Ushuaia for an extraordinary four-night cruise through the storied Tierra del Fuego archipelago: fabled Cape Horn; Pia, Garibaldi, and Águila glaciers; and Magdalena Island with its immense penguin colony.
Disembarking at Punta Arenas, travel to Torres del Paine National Park with its jagged mountains, ice-blue glaciers, and turquoise lakes for three nights. In Chile’s Lake District, experience Vicente Rosales National Park’s natural wonders. Conclude your tour in Santiago, Chile’s lively capital, where a family hosts you for dinner, and visit colorful Valparaiso, a UNESCO site.
Discover magnificent Iguazu Falls on a 2-day/2- night pre-tour option.
Trip Type: Land/Cruise