Patagonia is a region which is geographically remote and very diverse in flora and fauna. The Andes running parallel are a constant reminder of the raw force of nature which we experience in the Chilean Fjords and the Antarctica like landscape. Cruise in the Chilean Fjords for 4 nights and visit the Torres Del Paine National Park, the best in South America. We end the trip with Ushuaia, the southernmost city on the planet.

Departure

October 

Days 9 Nights / 10 Days
From Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires
Tour Departure

13 Oct 2019 to 23 Oct 2019

Tour Cost

USD 5350 per person on twin sharing basis  

Single Supplement Cost: USD 2000

(5% GST will be added to the total cost)  

Includes
  • Visa Charges
  • Internal Airfare 
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Meals (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)
  • All Specified sightseeing, entrance as per the Itinerary
  • Travel Insurance.
Excludes
  • Expenses of personal nature ECNR charges if any other items not mentioned in cost Includes
  • Airfare (International)
  • 5% GST on total cost.
Direct Joining Cost

USD 5100 per person on twin sharing basis | Exclude International Airfare | Visa | Travel Insurance

(5% GST will be added to the total cost)

Night Stay

Argentina (3n)

Buenos Aires 1n | Calafate 2n

Chile (2n)

Puerto Natales 2n

Chilean Fjords Cruise from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia (4n)

Air Journey

Please contact our office

Booking Procedure

Step 1: Blocking your seat As this would be a small group of 12-14 pax, request you to block your seat by paying us a deposit amount of USD 700 per person equivalent in INR + GST@5%, which will be 100% refundable till 120 days before the departure i.e. Up to June 12 , 2019

Step 2: Advance Payment In case, you have paid the initial payment of USD 700 to block the seat. Then you need to pay USD 2000 + GST@5% on or before July 12, 2019 If you have not made the initial payment of USD 700 to block the seat then you need to pay USD 2700 + GST@5% as advance payment on or before July 12, 2019

Step 3: Final payment of USD 2650 to be paid before August 12, 2019.

Cancellation Policies
  • We do not believe in canceling the tour, however, if the tour is cancel due to any other unavoidable circumstances, a tourist-friendly refund policy will be adopted
  • Block your seat amount of USD 700 will be fully refundable 120 days before departure i.e. before June 12, 2019.
  • If you cancel the tour, following cancellation policy will be applicable:
  1. 50% of the Tour Cost will be charged if cancelled 70 days before tour departure i.e. before August 01, 2019
  2. 100% of the Tour Cost will be charged if cancelled 45 days before tour departure.i.e.before August 28, 2019 or after Visa application.
Excluding international Airfare - It is not our policy to keep the International Airfare out of the costing, however on this tour many choose to fly with business class and / or join this tour from the U.S. This is the reason we would like to keep this option open. We are happy to help you with booking your flights.

Anubhav Vacations holds no responsibility if your visa application is rejected or kept on hold till the time of departure, which results in your tour cancellation. In such case, 100% of Tour Cost will be non- refundable and total cancellation charges would be applicable.
If because of Visa issues, if reapplication or visiting the consulate outside Mumbai is required, then the additional cost of the same will be charged.
If any changes are required to be done to your regular tour itinerary due to visa issue, then the additional cost in such situation will be charged.

The South of Chile on 04 nights Stella Australis Cruise reminds many of the ends of the earth landscape that they have seen on television. The landscape of Antarctica, if they haven’t been there. With the Glaciers, floating Icebergs and Marine Wildlife like Penguins and Seals in abundance, the southern Fjords of Chile are as close as it gets to experiencing the wild beauty of Antarctica. We don’t intend to compare the two, but just want to let you know how you would feel on a day of sailing in Patagonia.

  • MUMBAI – BUENOS AIRES

    Departure from Mumbai to Buenos Aires with Emirates at 2220 hrs.

  • BUENOS AIRES

    Arrival and transfer to the hotel in Buenos Aires. This is a transit stay before we move on to Patagonia the next day.

  • BUENOS AIRES – EL CALAFATE

    After breakfast, we will proceed to airport to board the flight to El Calafate. On arrival we will go for a short city tour which takes you to the old part of town where you will see some original buildings from the time of the first settlers. Your guide will tell you stories about the early pioneers show you some local wildlife and tell you about many other interesting aspects of El Calafate.

  • EL CALAFATE – PERITO MORENO GLACIER

    After breakfast enjoy a full day excursion to Perito Moreno Glacier. Explore glacier streams, small lagoons, gullies, crevasses and plenty of ice formations on this one of a kind South American experience, the Perito Moreno Glacier with its impressive 200 feet walls. The Perito Moreno Glacier is one of only three Patagonian glaciers that are growing. We will have ample amount of time to see the faces of the glacier.

  • EL CALAFATE – PUERTO NATALES

    After breakfast we check out of the hotel and start driving towards south to the beautiful town of Puerto Natales, Chile. We will pass the border and immigration and enter Chile and from there on will be accompanied by the Chilean transfer. The expanse of land around is wild with a steppe grassland like feel.

  • PUERTO NATALES – TORRES DEL PAINE – PUERTO NATALES

    After a leisurely breakfast, we will proceed for a full day excursion to Torres del Paine national park, which is believed to be the most breathtaking in Patagonia. The first stop is to visit Lake Sarmiento and Amarga Lagoon. Then enjoy a panoramic vista of the Paine Horns from one of the lookout points. After lunch, we will continue to Lake Pehoe and Paine River. Then take a short hike to see the powerful waterfall at Salto Grande and enjoy the magnificent sights. In the evening return to Puerto Natales to your hotel which has the best location in town.

  • PUERTO NATALES – PUNTA ARENAS – AUSTRALIS CRUISE

    After breakfast transfer to Punta Arenas in the south, where we will board the Australis Cruise which will be our home on water for next 5 days. After a welcoming cocktail reception hosted by the Captain and his crew, the ship will depart for one of the remotest parts of the planet. Our trip will take us through the Strait of Magellan and Beagle Channel to explore one of the most breathtaking wild regions in the world, Southern Patagonia. However till we reach South Patagonia and Ushuaia we will pass through three days of sheer natural beauty, which is unseen anywhere in the world which includes the Tierra del Fuego archipelago.

  • AUSTRALIS CRUISE – AINSWORTH BAY – TUCKERS ISLETS

    At dawn, we will navigate our way through Almirantazgo Sound, arriving at Ainsworth Bay which is sited within Alberto De Agostini National Park. It’s the perfect spot from which to see the Marinelli Glacier descending from Darwin Mountain Range in the distance; and to appreciate how the land returns to life after glacial retreat. We will also take a walk to a beaver dam in the stunning sub-polar Magellan Forest. Whether on the beach or the island, there is a good chance of sighting Southern Elephant Seals. It is the beginning of summer and the sun will stay for a longer time for you to enjoy the most of the surrounding in a beautiful light.

  • AUSTRALIS CRUISE – PIA GLACIER – GLACIER ALLEY

    We will navigate along the northwest arm of the Beagle Channel before disembarking at Pia Fjord. Once on the land, we will take a short hike to a panoramic viewpoint from where we can enjoy spectacular views of the awe-inspiring Pia Glacier whose main tongue extends from the mountaintops down to the sea. After this memorable experience, we will continue our voyage along the Beagle Channel through the majestic Glacier Alley. Later, we will be sailing to Tuckers Islets, and after lunch, we will again board the well-equipped Zodiac boats to get close to a colony of Magellan Penguins (indigenous to the Southern Hemisphere) and cormorants.

  • AUSTRALIS CRUISE – CAPE HORN – WULAIA BAY

    We will be sailing through Murray Channel and Nassau Bay to reach Cape Horn National Park, where, weather permitting, we shall go ashore. The legendary Cape Horn was discovered in 1616 and is a sheer 425-meter (1,394-foot) high rocky promontory. For many years it was an important navigation route between the Pacific and the Atlantic, and is referred to as the ‘End of the Earth’. The park was declared a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2005.

  • AUSTRALIS CRUISE – USHUAIA - BUENOS AIRES

    As our home for the past 4 days docks at the end of the world, 'Ushuaia', we will disembark with memories that only Patagonia can bring. Our flight to Buenos Aires is timed according to the cruise arrival so we will have just a photo stop in Ushuaia before boarding the flight to Buenos Aires. On arrival in Buenos Aires there would be time to enjoy a short tour, dinner and then proceed to the international airport to board our flight to India.

  • BUENOS AIRES – DUBAI - INDIA

    Our flight back to India is via Dubai.

Documents

  1. Original Current Passport valid (for 6 months) and Latest old passport (If Available)
  2. Original updated bank statement / Bank Passbook copy for last 6 months with original bank seal compulsory. (Closing Balance should be minimum INR 2,00,000/- Per Person)
  3. If Employed: Leave letter / No-Objection Certificate on company letterhead & 03 Months Salary Slip or Employment Contract.
  4. 3 Years IT Paper/Form 16.
  5. If Self Employed: Business letterhead for covering letter purpose. Company Registration copy / Partnership Deed / Company Memorandum. Company Bank Statement Last 6 Month, 3yrs IT Paper.
  6. If Student: Needs College ID copy and No-Objection Certificate / Bonafied Certificate.
  7. If Applicant is retired need proof of retirement.
  8. For out Station Passport: 02 address proofs like Aadhar card, Electricity Bill, MTNL Bill.
  9. Applicant if Divorced then need Divorce paper’s copy and if Widow/Widower then spouse’s death certificate copy.
  10. Marriage Certificate if Spouse name is not added on passport.
  11. Travel Insurance

Photos: For Chile : 2 (New Camera Clicked) photographs (not older than three months), Size 3.5 cm X 4.5 cm with white background, Matt finish, (80% of the area should be covered by the face with the ears clearly visible)

For Argentina: 3 photos, Size 4 cm X 4 cm with white background, Matt finish, (80% of the area should be covered by the face with the ears clearly visible)

Note: The Embassy reserves the right to request additional information/documentation. All applicants without exception are requested to be present for a personal interview with a consular officer at Argentina Embassy, Mumbai.

Processing Time:  08 working Days for Argentina & 15 working days for Chile.
Passport Validity: 06 or more months valid after the scheduled return

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