Skorpios III Patagonia Cruise – Kaweskar Route

from AUD$2683

Countries visited : Chile

TOTAL DAYS :

STARTS IN : Pto Natales

ENDS IN : Pto Natales

Highlights : Bernal Glacier , Amalia Glacier , El Brujo Glacier , Montanas Fjord , patagonian fjords , Puerto Natales

TRANSPORT : Cruise

A Four day cruise through the channels and fjords that border the Southern Ice Field, in the Chilean Patagonia, considered the third largest reserve of fresh water on the planet.
The Skorpios III is a boat of 46 cabins built in Chile in 1995. 5 decks. Much larger than what is often found on larger boats very nice boat with large cabin . Navigation is quiet because the boat never sails in open sea.

THE KAWESKAR EXPLORERS ROUTE – M/V Skorpios III
Puerto Natales / Campos de Hielo Sur / Puerto Natales (4 days / 3 nights)

CRUISE 1: Sails on Tuesdays / Disembarkation on Fridays.
Optional additional night for U$400- per person, on Monday. Tuesday excursion to Torres del Paine and Milodon Cave

Note: Additional night on Monday will be on the M/N Skorpios III, in the same cabin you reserved. Includes: Dinner at the Quincho and breakfast.

Tuesday: From 16.00 hrs. On passenger’s check in between 17.00 hrs. and 18.00 hrs. Weigh anchor from Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Natales, sailing through the patagonian channels, Kirke Narrowness, Morla Vicuña, Union, Collingwood and Sarmiento.

Wednesday: 08.00 hrs. Arrival at the Amalia Glacier, the ship gets closer to the Glacier. Panoramic view from the ship. 09.15 hrs. Sailing towards El Brujo Glacier. 11.00 hrs. Arrival to El Brujo Glacier, if the weather conditions allows to, disembarkation on a rock to observe the Glacier. 12.30 hrs. Set sail to the Calvo Fjord. 14.30 hrs. Reach port at the Calvo Fjord, were excursion will be done in a special motorboat, named Capitan Constantino, visiting Fernando, Capitan Constantino and Alipio Glaciers, among others. 18.30 hrs. Set sail to the Montañas Fjord.

Thursday: 09:00, Visit the Montanas Fjord, where 5 glaciers, that slide down from the Sarmiento Mountains to the sea, will be seen. 10.00 hrs. Visit to the Bernal Glacier, were a soft hiking can be done to the base of the Glacier or, visit to the Herman Glacier to sail in its bay and admire the beauty of the area and multicolored icebergs (this will depend on the tide). After this, we will visit the Alsina and Paredes Glacier.

17.00 hrs. Set sail from the Montañas Fjord, Kirke Narrowness crossing. 21.00 hrs. Farewell Party, Captain’s Dinner, dance. 22.30 hrs. Reach port at the Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Natales.

Friday: Between 08.00 hrs. and 09.30 hrs. passengers’ disembarkation. Transfer to Punta Arenas airport, for those passengers who have hired this service (ask for rates).

CRUISE 2:Sails on Fridays / disembarkation is on Mondays
Optional additional night for U$400.- per person, on Thursday, lodging at Indigo Hotel or similar.

Friday: From 16.00 hrs. on, passenger’s check in. Between 17.00 hrs. and 18.00 hrs. weigh anchor from Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Natales, sailing through the patagonian channels, Kirke Narrowness, Morla Vicuña, Union, Collinwood, Sarmiento.

Saturday: 08.00 hrs Arrival at the Amalia Glacier, the ship gets closer to the Glacier. Panoramic view from the ship. 09.15 hrs Sailing towards El Brujo Glacier. 11.00 hrs Arrival to El Brujo Glacier, if the weather conditions allows to, disembarkation on a rock to observe the Glacier. 12.30 hrs. set sail to the Calvo Fjord. 14.30 hrs. Reach port at the Calvo Fjord, were excursion will be done in a special motor boat, named Capitan Constantino, visiting Fernando, Capitan Constantino and Alipio Glaciers, among others. 18.30 hrs. set sail to the Montañas Fjord

Sunday: 09:00, Visit the Montanas Fjord, where 5 glaciers, that slide down from the Sarmiento Mountains to the sea, will be seen. 10.00 hrs. visit to the Bernal Glacier, were a soft hiking can be done to the base of the Glacier and visit to the Herman Glacier to sail in its bay and admire the beauty of the area and multicolored icebergs (this will depend on the tide). After this, we will visit the Alsina and Paredes Glacier. 17.00 hrs. set sail from the Montañas Fjord, Kirke Narrowness crossing. 21.00 hrs. Farewell Party, Captain’s Dinner, dance. 22.30 hrs. reach port at the Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Natales.

Monday: Between 08.00 hrs. and 09.30 hrs. passenger’s disembarkation. Transfer to the Punta Arenas airport, for those passengers who have hired this service (ask for rates).


PRICES

Athens Deck 4D/3N - Low - Oct, Nov, 5Dec, 9Dec, 12Dec 2014 & Mar 2015

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Puerto Natales Cruise AUD$4024 AUD$2683 On request

Athens Deck 4D/3N - High - 23Dec, 30Dec 2014 Jan & Feb 2015

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Puerto Natales Cruise AUD$4405 AUD$2937 On request

Acropolis Deck 4D/3N - Oct, Nov, 5Dec, 9Dec, 12Dec 2014 & Mar 2015

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Puerto Natales Cruise On request AUD$2881 On request

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Puerto Natales Cruise On request AUD$3135 On request

Prices per person in AU$. Not valid during local public holidays and special events. All prices are as a guide only, please check with us for the latest prices.

Included:

  • Bar (always open, no additional cost)
  • Food without restrictions and menu variations without cost
  • Game room and reading room, smoking and non-smoking bars
  • Bilingual travel information, conversation translation
  • Satellite telephone (Extra costs), cable TV, open TV
  • All the comforts of a luxury service hotel.

 

Not included:

  • Airfare to/from Pta. Arenas
  • Land transfers to/from Pto. Natales
  • Embarkation tax of approx. US$28pp
  • Optional excursions

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Skorpios III Patagonia Cruise – Kaweskar Route

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