Patagonian Frontiers

Argentina and Chile by Land & Sea

Date: Tue, October 15, 2024 - Wed, October 30, 2024

Trip Status: Taking Waitlist

Price: From $10,282

Activity Level: Active

Region: South America

Arrangements: Odysseys Unlimited

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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 this remarkable 16-day small group journey showcasing South America’s diversity.  Experience vibrant Buenos Aires during a three-night stay, seeing the Argentinian capital’s highlights, attending a tango show, and touring independently.  After exploring Ushuaia, the world’s southernmost city, board a comfortable small ship for an extraordinary four-night cruise through the storied Tierra del Fuego archipelago.  Some cruise highlights:  the Beagle Channel, fabled Cape Horn, shore excursions to spectacular glaciers, Magellanic penguins, and the Strait of Magellan.  Disembarking in Punta Arenas, travel to breathtaking Torres del Paine for a three-night stay with daily excursions through the park’s pristine wilderness.  The adventure concludes in sophisticated Santiago with sightseeing, a home-hosted dinner, and visits to a local winery and colorful Valparaiso.  Discover magnificent Iguazu Falls with a 2-day/2-night pre-tour option. 

Reservations and Information

To reserve, complete a registration form in the brochure and mail to Duke Travels, Box 90572, Durham, NC 27708, or call (919) 684-2988 to reserve conveniently over the phone and let us know you are mailing your reservation form to hold your space.

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

Duke Leaders

Dr. Dean Urban

Professor Emeritus of Environmental Sciences and Policy

Chair, Ecosystem Science & Conservation Program

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