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12 days / 11 nights
two country trip that covers the sights, sounds and tastes of two vibrant cultures

Custom itineraries & departures are available upon request.

Travel Dates : Limited between October – March due to cruises not operating during Patagonian winter season.

Costs based on a minimum of 2 persons traveling together, excluding international airfare.

Buenos Aires - Ushuaia - Australis Cruise - Punta Arenas - Santiago - Valparaiso

This two-country trip starts at the dazzling capital city of Buenos Aires. Head to the Ushuaia, the world’s southern-most urban center to embark on a 4-night cruise through the Patagonia region on the Stella Australis past the Magellan Strait and Cape Horn to the Chilean city of Punta Arenas. Enjoy time at Torres del Paine National Park before flying to Santiago, where you will experience another vibrant city known for its wine and culinary scene as well as a day in the coastal city of Valparaiso, where you will get a chance to visit a winery and do some wine tasting.

Day 1: Arrive Buenos Aires

Arrive in Buenos Aires where you will be met by our guide who will transfer you to your hotel.
NH Collection Lancaster Hotel (B)

Day 2: Buenos Aires

Spend a day on a city tour and end the evening by visiting the city’s tango houses for dinner and a performance.
NH Collection Lancaster Hotel (B, D)

Day 3: Buenos Aires - Ushuaia

Transfer to airport for your flight to Ushuaia. Upon arrival visit Tierra del Fuego National Park. Later that afternoon, embark on Stella Australis on a 4 night / 5 day cruise.
M/V Stella (B, D)

Day 4 : Cape Horn-Wulaia Bay

Cruise to Cape Horn and Wulaia Bay and take a guided walk.
M/V Stella (B, L, D)

Day 5: Pia Glacier-Giribaldi Glacier

Cruise to Pia Fjords and board on zodiac boats for a shore excursion to Pia Glacier.
M/V Stella (B, L, D)

Day 6: Agostini Sound- Aguila Glacier

Cruise through several channels to enter Agostini Sound to see massive glaciers. Board zodiac boats to see Aguila Glacier.
M/V Stella (B, L, D)

Day 7: Magdalena Island-Torres del Paine

Visit Magdalena Island, home to the Magellanic penguins. Later we arrive in Punta Arenas and disembark and drive to Torres del Paine National Park.
Costaustralis Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 8 & 9: Torres del Paine

Immersify yourself in full or half day breath-taking experiences in Torres del Paine National Park.
Costaustralis Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 10: Torres del Paine - Punta Arenas - Santiago

Transfer to Punta Arenas for your flight to Santiago.
Atton Las Condes Hotel (B, D)

Day 11: Valparaiso-Vina del Mar

Spend a day visiting the historic city of Valparaiso and nearby Vina del Mar and indulge in some wine tasting at a winery.
Atton Las Condes Hotel (B, D)

Day 12: Santiago-Depart

Half day Santiago panoramic city tour. Transfer to airport for your onward journey home.