Patagonian Frontiers

Date: Thu, October 16, 2025 - Fri, October 31, 2025

Trip Status: Taking Reservations

Price: From $10,982, per person including air

Activity Level: Moderate

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, the M/V Ventus Australis, for an extraordinary four-night cruise. Some cruise highlights include:  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 visit to a local winery, and the colorful city of 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 duketravels@duke.edu or 919-684-2988

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