Magical experiences don’t come around as often, but onboard the Australis, the magic is everywhere. From the moment you embark this elegant expedition cruise, to its numerous on land excursions, you will fall in love with all the wonders of the “End of the World.”
Picture this, as you sit on the top deck, the cool breeze carrying the scent of the ocean, the sound of the waves crashing into each other, you spot out in front of you a humpback whale, swimming, splashing it’s enormous tail. All this occurring so close to this vessel that aims to not disturb these natural occurrences. Now imagine yourself on the shore, so close to a penguin colony that you witness their undisturbed interactions. These areas only inhabited by the local fauna are so precious and awe-inspiring.
The best part of this cruise is that you can choose which routes you’d like to take. Begin in Ushuaia, Argentina and travel through the Beagle Channel to explore the Cape Horn National Park. Days are filled with captivating on-shore excursions that will bring you closer to this icy nature than you ever expected. Finish your trip in Punta Arenas, Chile’s southernmost city. Another option is starting off in Chile and traveling to Argentina. Round trip routes are also offered. If you’d like a more specific journey, they offer whale watching special departures on seasons where whales are most likely to visit the area.
There is something so wonderful about being around the stunning landscape and the wondering freely amongst the flora and the fauna. Take expertly guided hikes to enjoy the glaciers stunning topography, all while minimizing the footprint of each exploration. Enjoy a boat ride to get an even closer look at these colossal glaciers.
With passenger capacity of 210, Stella Australis aims to provide the most comfortable all-inclusive experience for each client by never over crowding its vessel. They focus on making your experience exclusive. Pick your dates and let us make your Patagonian dream come true!