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PATAGONIAN CHANNELS
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From Puerto Natales to Southern Ice Field
(Skorpios III)
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PUERTO NATALES -> SOUTHERN ICE FIELD -> PUERTO NATALES
Skorpios, 4 days / 3 nights, luxury cruise, from US$ 1.690
The "Kaweskar Route" is the star trip of Skorpios, using for this route its most modern and luxury vessel. The cruise lasts 4 days and 3 nights. You will visit different fjords with hanging glaciers in the Southern Ice Field. The voyage includes excursions by boat through bays and several disembarkings to get closer to the glaciers.
Itinerary

From the town of Puerto Natales the boat sets sail towards the Patagonian Channels passing the Kirke Narrowness to visit the Amalia Glacier. In the Calvo Fjord you can meet the glaciers Constantino, Alipio and Fernando. The last day of navigation goes through the Montañas Fjord, where you can see five small glaciers hanging from the mountains and falling into the ocean. After the farewell party the boat arrives at Puerto Natales the next morning.
For a detailed description of this trip:

Dates

There are departures every Tuesday and Friday from October to late April. There are no departures during the winter.

 
Season 2014/2015
Low Season High Season
Oct 14 21 - 31 Dec 14 23 - 30
Nov 14 4 - 7 - 14 -21 - 25
Jan 15
9 - 13 - 20 - 23 - 27 - 30
Dec 14 5 - 12
Feb 15
6 - 10 - 13 - 17 - 24 - 27 
Mar 15 6 - 10 - 17 - 20 - 24 - 31
sails Tuesday - returns Friday
sails Friday - returns Monday
Apr 15
 
Boat

This route is made by the vessel Skorpios III which has a top capacity of 110 passengers. It has wide decks, bars, lounges and dining rooms where you can share a nice time with other fellow travelers. It has a sincronized translation for the talks, a professional digital recording system and the broadcast of videos through internal channels.
For pictures and description of Skorpios III >

Boat's Characteristics  Skorpios III
Length 70 mts.
Breadth 10 mts.
Passenger's capacity 110

 

Cabins
It has 49 fully equiped cabins with low beds, luxury and wide bathrooms, fridge, music, internal phone, TV and safety boxes. The cabins are located in five different decks, with prices depending in the kind of accommodation and where they are within the boat. All cabins have windows, but the ones in the Atenas deck.
Rates

Rates in US-Dollars
The prices are per person in a double cabin. The price includes full board, open bar and all the excursions in the program.
Note: There is an extra harbour embarking tax of US$ 28.

Low Season:
October to December 15th, 2014 - March to April 2015
Decks / Cabins
Atenas
Acrópolis
Parthenon
Olympo
Athos
Single
2.535
Double B
1.690
Double A
1.815
1.915
1.915
Double Matrimony
2.015
Suite Junior
2.115
Suite Master
2.315
Extra Bed
920
1.020
1.070
1.120
1.120
For pictures and description of Skorpios III >
 
High Season:
December 16th, 2014 to February 28th, 2015
Decks / Cabins
Atenas
Acrópolis
Parthenon
Olympo
Athos
Single
2.775
Double B
1.850
Double A
1.975
2.075
2.075
Double Matrimony
2.175
Suite Junior
2.325
Suite Master
2.525
Extra Bed
1.020
1.120
1.170
1.220
1.220
For pictures and description of Skorpios III >
 
Rates for Children
From 1 up to 5 years old
Free sharing bed with the parents
From 6 years old
Regular rate


How to make a reservation
In TravelAid we can make your reservation with the following information:

-Full name
-Nationality
-Passport or ID number
-Date of birth
 

All images: Copyright by Skorpios.


Skorpios III in front of Amalia glacier


Visting El Brujo glacier


Desembarking for a walk to the glacier


Almost touching El Brujo glacier


Passing Fiordo Antrim in specially built boats


After the excursion: a reconforting meal


Spider crab, a Patagonian delicatessen

 

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