Southern Patagonia: Glaciers, Fjords & Wildlife on National Geographic Endurance
Southern Patagonia: Glaciers, Fjords & Wildlife
Long before humans arrived on the continent, glaciers carved the landscapes of Southern Patagonia and the Chilean fjords. Now it's a place for the grandest nature adventures: marveling at calving glaciers, whale and dolphin watching, hiking through rugged landscapes, Zodiac cruising among icebergs, and observing penguins by the thousands. Explore iconic Torres del Paine, where guanacos roam the vast steppe....
A next-generation expedition ship, purpose-built for polar navigation.
National Geographic Endurance is a next-generation expedition ship, purpose-built for polar navigation. A fully stabilized, highly strengthened, ice-class Polar Code PC5 (Category A) vessel, it is designed to navigate polar passages year-round, and safely explore unchartered waters, while providing exceptional comfort. Its patented X-BOW® is key to its design; its powerful wave-slicing action provides an extremely smooth ride in even adverse conditions, and even reduces spray on deck, for superior observation. She carries a full suite of expedition tools and offers a variety of experience-enhancing amenities.
A Lindblad-National Geographic expedition is arguably the most exhilarating overseas adventure travel experience a person can have. Nothing else comes close to approximating its authenticity and all-five-senses engagement. We offer you the world’s ultimate, authentic expedition experience: Discover the planet’s most remarkable places, accompanied by experts able to illuminate all you see, and with cool tools to use to explore up close and personal ...
|1-2||U.S./Buenos Aires, Argentina|
|3||Fly to Ushuaia/Embark|
|4-5||Exploring the Chilean Fjords: Glacier Alley|
|6||Francisco Coloane Marine Park|
|7-8||Puerto Natales & Torres del Paine|
|9-10||Exploring the Chilean Fjords: Kirke Narrows|
|11||Punta Arenas & Isla Magdalena|
|12-13||Tierra del Fuego: Karukinka Natural Park & Bahia Ainsworth|
|14-17||Cape Horn & Isla de los Estados (Staten Island), Argentina|