ROUTE PUNTA ARENAS/USHUAIA (5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS)
Know the Australis Cruise Patagonia. En route Punta Arenas - Ushuaia live a great adventure where you can enjoy the naturalbeauty of Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego. Your stay at the end of the world aboard a boat with comfortable accommodations and accompanying expert guides will make your trip an unforgettable experience.
Day 1: Departure from Punta Arenas
Check in between 13:00 to 17:00 pm at Magallanes 990, PuntaArenas. At 18:00 pm, embark on the cruise. The crew, led by their captain will welcome you on board. Cocktails with your fellow travelers will. Later, the ship set sail for the End of the World.Through the mythical Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel,travel to Southern Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego. It is the beginning of a great adventure.
Day 2: Morning: Ainsworth Bay
Afternoon: Tuckers Islets
With the first light of dawn, we continue navigating throughAlmirantazgo until arriving near Marinelli Glacier in Ainsworth Bay, Cordillera Darwin in full and within the National Park Alberto De Agostini. Learn how life emerges after the retreat of the ice.Take a walk to discover a beaver dam and the wonderful sub-Antarctic Magellanic forest that surrounds it. On the beach, try to see elephant seals. You can not guarantee this as the precise location of the colony is unpredictable. During the afternoon, after lunch visit the Tuckers Islets colonies of Magellanic Penguins(bird that lives only in the southern hemisphere) and Cormorants from the Zodiac boats. In September and April this excursion is replaced by Brookes Bay, for a short hike near the glacier
Day 3: Pia Glacier
Norwest navigate the Beagle Channel to enter Pia Fjord and disembark near the glacier of the same name. Take a short hike to a lookout that offers excellent conditions for viewing the mountain range, stretching from the impressive glacier and all their glory to the sea. After this unforgettable experience, we continue our sailing through majestic look of the "Avenue of the Glaciers".
Day 4: Morning: Cape Horn
Afternoon: Wulaia Bay
Sail through the Murray Canal and Nassau Bay to arrive at Cape Horn National Park disembark weather permitting. The legendaryCape Horn was discovered in 1616 and is a promontory, almost 425 meters high. For years he was a major shipping route of sailing ships between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Known as the end of the world. It was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in June 2005. In the afternoon disembark at Wulaia Bay, historic site that was one of the settlements of the nativeYamana largest in the region. Charles Darwin landed here during his voyage aboard the HMS Beagle on January 23, 1833. This place also offers a mesmerizing beauty of its vegetation and geography. We will reach a gazebo, walking through the forestMagellanic Lengas, coigües, cinnamon ferns and other species.
Day 5: Arrival in Ushuaia
Departure from Punta Arenas: Tuesday
Arrival to Ushuaia: Saturday
The excursions described in the itineraries are usuallypossible to be made.
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For the same reasons, the departure or arrival of the vessels maybe subject to change.