Experience the wonders of the seventh continent on this Seabourn® expedition cruise without compromising on style and service.

• Buenos Aires
• Montevideo
• Falkland Islands
• Antarctica
• Chilean Patagonia
• Valparaiso
• Santiago

25nights STAY & CRUISE
 
HIGHLIGHTS

Enrichment

Cruise A range of talks and demonstrations from members of the 17-strong expediton team are available throughout the day in the Grand Salon. Enrichment programmes include lectures providing insight into the unique geology and wildlife of the Falkland Islands, Patagonia and, of course Antarctica.

Experiences

Cruise During your cruise you can learn new photography techniques or hone existing skills under the instruction of multi-award-winning photographers Pat and Rosemarie Keough. They’ll be on board for the duration of the cruise, and will be on-hand to help you capture some truly breathtaking images.

Wildife

Cruise A visit to Antarctica is up there at the top of many people’s wildlife adventure bucket lists. There are four varieties of penguins that live and breed here including the chinstrap, gentoo and Adélie penguins, while minke and humpback whales and orcas feed in the region’s nutrient-rich waters.

Dining

Cruise There are three venues on the ship including the main restaurant, a casual eatery which has an open-air deck and a fine-dining restaurant. 
Buenos Aires Dining in the Argentinian capital is an experience in itself, from the simple pizzerias and bars in San Telmo to the upmarket steakhouses of Palermo*.

CRUISE INFORMATION

Is this for you?

Seabourn®
Small, intimate ships, unrivalled service, hand-picked itineraries and gourmet dining are just a handful of features that combine to create the unique Seabourn® experience. Regularly voted the best small ship cruise line, ultra-luxurious and all-inclusive Seabourn® sail to seven continents, allowing you to explore the world in true comfort and style.

Seabourn Quest
The chilled glass of Champagne that welcomes you as you board the Seabourn Quest sets the scene for the adventure ahead. Her reinforced hull means she can sail the ice-strewn waters of the polar regions.

What to expect

SUGGESTED STAY & CRUISE ITINERARY

Day 1 UK to Valparaiso, Chile
Depart the UK on your overnight flight to the Chilean capital.

Days 2-3 Valparaiso, Chile On arrival, transfer to the port city of Valparaiso where you will stay two nights atyour chosen hotel.

Day 4 Valparaiso, Chile
Begin your cruise on board the Seabourn Quest.

Day 5 At sea

Day 6 Cruising the Reloncavi Sound; Puerto Montt, Chile

Day 7 Castro, Isla Chiloé; cruising the Gulf of Corcovado, Chile

Day 8 Cruising the Chilean Fjords, Chile

Day 9 Cruising the El Brujo Glacier & the Canal Sarmiento, Chile

Day 10 Cruising the Strait of Magellan; Punta Arenas, Chile

Day 11 Cruising the Beagle Channel; Ushuaia, Argentina


Days 12-13 At sea

Day 14-19 Antarctica

Witness incredible landscapes and fascinating wildlife on a

once-in-a-lifetime Antarctic experience. For five days the Seabourn Quest will cruise

around the South Shetland Islands, the Antarctica Peninsula and the Antarctic Sound while your experienced expedition team will select from hundreds of possible landing sites, choosing those that will provide you with the best experiences available, based on real-time reports of wildlife, weather and ice conditions.

Day 20 At sea

Day 21 Stanley, Falkland Islands

Days 22-23 At sea

Day 24 Montevideo, Uruguay

Day 25 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Following disembarkation, transfer to your hotel where you will stay two nights.

Day 26 Buenos Aires, Argentina Enjoy a full free day exploring the Argentinian capital.

Day 27 Buenos Aires, Argentina Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to the UK.

DATES AND INCLUSIONS

Cruise dates

The Antarctica cruise season runs between November and March; 2016 and 2017 dates are available

Upgrade your cruise

Why not extend your holiday

Chile’s winelands produce some of the world’s best known wines with brands such as Casillero del Diablo, a household name here in the UK. Following your epic Antarctica and Patagonia voyage, what better way to relax than by spending a few nights surrounded by rolling vineyards and sampling some of the local varieties.

Seabourn Quest

The chilled glass of Champagne that welcomes you as you board the Seabourn Quest sets the scene for the adventure ahead.

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