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Ushuaia (AR) - Puerto Natales (CL)

20 March - 28 March 2020

8 days, Bark Europa

From € 1215,-

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Bark Europa:
Ushuaia (AR) - Puerto Natales (CL)

20 March - 28 March 2020

Sailing through the Chilean fjords. Enter the Pacific via the impressive Chilean Channels. Explore Southern Chile and its snowcapped fjords and glaciers. Visit Puerto Williams and hike the most southern trek of South America on Isla Navarino. Then sail through the beautiful channels and fjords of Southern Chilean Patagonia, all the way to a fishing port Puerto Natales, famous for its beautiful surrounding nature. Learn to sail a traditional Tall Ship, enjoy the friendly atmosphere on board and explore some of the less visited areas of the world. Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older.

Ports

Ushuaia is commonly regarded as the most southern city in the World or 'El Fin del Mundo'. This Argentinian port is known as a starting point for expeditions to Antarctica. The city was originally built up around a prison in the early 20th century, but today tourists come to Ushuaia to visit the national park Tierra del Fuego, go skiing in the nearby mountains, or sail the Beagle canal. Ushuaias’ windy subpolar climate serves to reinforce the notion that you’re at the ‘end of the world’.

Puerto Natales is a Patagonian city in southern Chile. Located next to the Torres del Paine National Park and the Patagonian fjords it is a great tourist destination for those who like outdoor adventures. Spend a day exploring the surrounding nature by bike, or join a kayaking excursion. Visit the Nao Victoria Museum in nearby Punta Arenas or enjoy a leisurely meal in one of the local restaurants.

  • Ushuaia (AR)

  • Puerto Natales (CL)

Key points

  • Dates: 20 March 2020 - 28 March 2020
  • Embarkation: 10:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 48
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: towels
  • "At first I didn't know what to expect and I felt kind of insecure, but the crew was really amazing and I had an unforgettable journey."

    Finn (15), Belgium

You sail on the Bark Europa

Shipping type: Bark
Homeport: Den Haag (NL)
Date built: 1911
Trainees: 48
Length: 56m
Height of mast: 33m
Sail: 1250 m2

First class world wonderer. The Bark Europa has sailed every ocean and visited every continent. This three-master is equipped with a total of 30 sails and has participated in many Tall Ships' Races since 1994. In 2000 the Europa came …

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