For those wishing to discover the remote and wild Patagonian coastline in the footsteps of some of the great explorers of yesteryear, then the M/V Stella Australis and her brand new sister ship the M/V Ventus Australis are the perfect expedition cruiseships.
• Follow in the footsteps of history’s great explorers
• Sail through the breathtaking Glacier Alley
• Set foot on Cape Horn: South America’s southernmost point
• Get ready for a close encounter with Magellanic penguins
• Enjoy a luxurious cruise in remote Patagonia
Small, comfortable and built to the highest safety specifications, these boats cruise between Punta Arenas in Chile and Ushuaia in Argentina.
This fascinating journey through some of the world’s most remote and dramatic terrain takes you to some legendary places synonymous with early Patagonian explorers such as the mythical Strait of Magellan, Cape Horn and the Beagle Channel.
As you cruise through the myriad of channels, fjords and bays you will see not only a world of vast glaciers, snow-capped mountains and stunning virgin forest, but a region full of wildlife such as penguins, elephant seals and sea lions.
These delightful 4 night cruises operate between October and April and cruise from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia and vice versa. Daily land excursions are accompanied by resident naturalist guides who bring this extraordinary world to life.