Day 1 - London Heathrow to Buenos
Aires: Fly overnight from London
Heathrow to Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Day 2 - Buenos Aires, Argentina:
Upon arrival in Buenos Aires transfer by
private car to the port and embark the ms
Zaandam. Overnight in port, Buenos Aires.
Day 3 - Buenos Aires, Argentina:
Buenos Aires has been the gateway
to Argentina for centuries; this stylish,
energetic port city is rich in culture and
history and well worth exploring
Day 4 - Montevideo, Uruguay: Friendly
and genteel, Montevideo honours colonial
customs: long lunches, siestas, high tea.
Nearby: Colonia del Sacramento, the
oldest city in Uruguay (ca. 1680) and a
UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 5 & 6 - At Sea.
Day 7 - Port Stanley, Falkland Islands:
Stanley is the only town in the sparsely
populated Falkland Islands. Visit a local
pub, take a walk across the moorlands and
see penguins of every type.
Sea conditions permitting (otherwise
scenic cruising Falkland Sound)
Day 8- Strait of Magellan, cruising:
Enjoy a day of cruising through the Strait of
Magellan, a natural passage that links the
Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Day 9 - Punta Arenas, Chile & Cockburn
Channel, Beagle Channel & Glacier Alley
- Scenic Cruising: From Punta Arenas you
can venture to the high scarps of Torres
del Paine National Park, the penguin
colony at Seno Otway, or the Martian
volcanic topography of Pali Aike National
Park. Look out for wildlife and enjoy
spectacular scenery as you cruise through
the narrow waterways of the Cockburn
and Beagle channel's as you head towards
Ushuaia. Date Interior Oceanview Veranda Suite
23 Oct 16* £2029 £2099 £2859
7 Nov 16 £1999 £2099 £2829
20 Nov 16* £1949 £1999 £2579
5 Dec 16 £2069 £2159 £2829
20 Feb 17 £2399 £2599 £3399
5 Mar 17* £2329 £2399 £3079
20 Mar 17 £2389 £2549 £3339
*Itinerary operates in reverse with 1 night's pre-cruise hotel stay in Santiago.
Fly cruise holidays aboard the ms Zaandam
This luxury fourteen-night cruise begins in Buenos Aires, the
birthplace of poets, composers and a dance called Tango; a city with
European flair and a Latin heartbeat. Then cruise to the ends of the
earth through the Cockburn and Beagle Channel's as you make your
way to Ushuaia, the southernmost town in the world. Prepare to have
your breath taken away by the mesmerising beauty of the Chilean
Fjords and marvel at unusual rock formations and imposing granite
cliffs as you enjoy scenic cruising around Cape Horn. At the end of
your cruise you will spend a night in Santiago Chile, a lush, irresistible
tangle of serpentine streets, steep hills and the famous ascensores.
Day 10 - Ushuaia, Argentina: The
southernmost town in the world, where
dominating peaks loom on three sides;
the fourth opens to the Beagle Channel,
where sea lions bellow and king crab rules.
Day 11 - Scenic cruising Cape Horn:
Magellan's fleet first circled this massive,
treacherous rock at continent's end, and
until the Panama Canal was constructed,
this was the main shipping route from the
Atlantic to the Pacific.
Day 12 - Canal Sarmiento, scenic
cruising: Be among the lucky few to spend
a glorious day scenic cruising through
Tierra del Fuego and the snow-capped
peaks and ethereal blue glaciers of Canal
Sarmiento. Cutting through Chile's Torres
del Paine National Park, this majestic
waterway is surrounded by other-worldly
Day 13 - Chilean Fjords, scenic cruising:
Fjords more spectacular than those in
Norway or Alaska? See them here along
the southern coastline of Chile . . . a
1,000-mile maze of virgin-forested islands,
glistening glaciers and more fjords than in
all of Scandinavia.
Day 14 - Puerto Montt, Chile: Gateway
to the scenic Lake District, a series of
fragrant eucalyptus and pine forests, icy
lakes, Bavarian hamlets and luminous
Day 15 - At Sea.
Day 16 - Valparaiso (Santiago), Chile:
After breakfast onboard disembark and
transfer by private car to a 4-star centrally
located hotel in Santiago. Afternoon and
evening at leisure to explore Santiago.
Day 17 - Santiago, Chile: Check out from
your hotel and transfer to Santiago airport
for your overnight flight back to London
Included in the price:
• Return scheduled flights from
• All transfers by private car
• 23Kg luggage allowance per
• 14- nights' full-board cruise on
5-star ms Zaandam
• 1 night's four-star hotel
17 NIGHTS PRICES FROM
£1949PER PERSON Dance the
tango & see
Patagonia, Chile. Below: Buenos Aires
Penguins in Punta Arenas