Patagonia - Skorpios III - Kaweskar Route

  • days: 4
  • from: $2,855

Description

The Skorpios cruise ships are built to sail the southern fjords of Chile and give you the opportunity to witness one of the most remote and untouched regions in the world. Discover the immense ice fields and glaciers of Chilean Patagonia on this 3 night cruise.

Please Note: Skorpios cruises only operate between October and April.

Itinerary 

Departs Puerto Natales every Tuesday and Friday from October to April 

Day 1. Embark Puerto Natales

Embark at the Puerto Natales terminal and enjoy a welcome drink and dinner on board. Cruise sails between 5.30 and 6.00pm from Puerto Natales, navigating the Patagonian Channels, Kirke Narrowness, Channel Morla Vicuna and Seno Union. [D]

Day 2. Calvo Fjord

Arriving at Amalia Glacier at 8.00am, the ship sails closer to the Glacier for panoramic views. Continue cruising to El Brujo Glacier for a visit (weather permitting), before setting sail for Calvo Fjord. Enjoy excursions on an icebreaker to Fernando, Capitán Constantino and Alipio Glaciers. Cruise to Montanas Fjord this evening. [B,L,D]

Day 3. Montanas Fjord

This morning you visit the Montanas Fjord to see four glaciers that slide down from the Sarmiento Mountains to the sea. Visit Alsina Glacier, admiring its beauty and exploring the small bay. Enjoy soft hiking at Bernal Glacier, walking through a native forest and crossing a glacial stream. Back on board the ship, you'll be able to view the Herman and Zamudio glaciers as we continue through Montanas Fjord. Arriving at White Angostura you'll enjoy a boat excursion through islands and rocks, admiring the native flora and fauna. Tonight you enjoy a farewell party at the Captain's dinner dance. [B,L,D]

Day 4. Puerto Natales

Arrive at approximately 8.00am at the Skorpios Terminal in Puerto Natales where you disembark your cruise. [B]

Please Note: The Itinerary is the same for both weekly departures (Tuesday and Friday)

Inclusions

Travel

  • Shore excursions as detailed in itinerary

Accommodation & Meals

  • 3 nights on board the Skorpios III cruise vessel on a full board basis including an open bar
  • Twin share cabin on the Acropolis deck
  • 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 dinners
  • Port taxes (included)

Tour Guides

  • English-speaking guides on board

Sightseeing

  • All shore excursions offered by Skorpios III are included

Tour Options (request at time of cruise booking)

Clients arriving into Puerto Natales on Monday or Thursday can purchase one pre-night on board the ship (if arriving on Monday) or at Remota Hotel (or similar) or cabin on ship, which includes: 

  • Dinner on arrival night
  • 1 night's accommodation (Monday passengers will stay on board the ship, Thursday passengers will stay at Remota Hotel or similar)
  • Full day tour to Torres del Paine National Park including picnic lunch and entrance fees
  • Buffet breakfast

The Small Print: Prices are per person based on twin share. Single Supplement on request. Seasonal surcharges apply. Itinerary is subject to change without notice. Cabin upgrades and itinerary length variations may be available, please contact our office for more details.

Visa Requirements: For Australian passport holders, a Chile Reciprocity Fee of $117pp US is payable upon arrival by cash or credit card. For non-Australian passport holders, please check with your travel agent.