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Ushuaia (AR) - Ushuaia (AR)

24 February - 16 March 2020

21 days, Bark Europa

From € 8380,-

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4/6 pers. cabin p.p.p.: € 8380,-
2 pers. cabin p.p.p.: € 9480,-

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Bark Europa:
Ushuaia (AR) - Ushuaia (AR)

24 February - 16 March 2020

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Guided expedition of Antarctica. This is the last chance to visit Antarctica on board of Bark Europa this season. Step on board in Ushuaia and sail south, crossing the Drake Passage under the watchful eyes of albatrosses. After days of sailing the Tall Ship you will reach the pristine White Continent and have some time to explore it. The guide on board will answer your questions and bring you to landings on shore. You will meet penguins, seals, sea elephants, and hopefully also some whales who like to feed on local krill. Bring you camera with good zoom lenses for closeup photos of the unique wildlife. Spend your days sailing, trekking and enjoying drinks at the bar with a truly amazing view! Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older. Limited places in 2-person cabins available. IMPORTANT: The Antarctica journeys fill out very quickly. We will inform you about the availability after receiving the booking form.

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’.

  • Ushuaia (AR)

  • Ushuaia (AR)

Key points

  • Dates: 24 February 2020 - 16 March 2020
  • Embarkation: 17:00 / 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
  • Max (17) Germany

    "The wind increased and when we took down some sails, I felt the adrenalin rush through my body"

  • Epp (20) Estonia

    "The nicest moment was arriving to Cadiz, when we sat on the mast with the entire team, wearing our team shirts and singing loudly to let people know we're coming."

  • Boukje (15) Netherlands

    "I felt like a free human. Everything I did felt so good."

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Bark Europa

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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