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Patagonian Frontiers

Date: Mon, October 19, 2020 - Tue, November 3, 2020

Trip Status: Waiting for the brochure

Price: From $6,995

Activity Level: Active

Region: South America

Arrangements: Odysseys Unlimited

Relish face-to-face encounters with two of the world’s last great frontiers – Southern Patagonia’s majestic fjords and glaciers, and Torres del Paine’s stunning scenery – on a remarkable 16-day small group journey showcasing South America’s diversity. Discover vibrant Buenos Aires during a three-night stay, seeing its highlights and attending a performance at a premier tango house. After exploring Ushuaia, the world’s southernmost city, board the comfortable M/V Stella/Ventus Australis* for an extraordinary four-night cruise through the storied Tierra del Fuego archipelago. Highlights of this singular voyage include fabled Cape Horn, shore excursions to spectacular glaciers, and Magdalena Island’s immense penguin colony. Disembarking at Punta Arenas, travel to breathtaking Torres del Paine National Park for a three-night stay with daily excursions through this pristine wilderness. The adventure concludes in lively Santiago with a home-hosted dinner and visits to colorful Valparaiso and a local winery. Discover magnificent Iguazu Falls on a 2-day/2-night pre-tour option.

* The cruise will embark on either the M/V Stella Australis or the M/V Ventus Australis.

Reservations and Information

To reserve, complete a registration form in the brochure and fax it to (919) 660-0148 or call (919) 684-2988 to reserve conveniently over the phone.

To learn more about our travel program or any of our upcoming trips, please contact us at travel@daa.duke.edu or 919-684-2988

Duke Leaders

Deborah Jakubs

Rita DiGiallonardo Holloway University Librarian and the Vice Provost for Library Affairs

Mode of Travel

Ocean Cruise


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