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Ushuaia (AR) - Ushuaia (AR)

28 December 2020 - 18 January 2021

21 days, Bark Europa

From € 8900,-

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Expedition Sail Training

4/6 pers. cabin p.p.p.: € 8900,-

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

28 December 2020 - 18 January 2021

New Year on board a Tall Ship. Exploring the White Continent. If “simply” visiting Antarctica isn’t unique enough for you, now you can do it with a century-old Tall Ship! Board Bark Europa in Ushuaia for an adventure of a lifetime. Sail south to the Drake Passage before reaching Antarctica. Enjoy the breathtaking landscapes, amazing wildlife and the rare feeling of disconnecting with the over-busy world. This is digital detox at its best: watching penguins instead of videos, sailing instead of going to the gym, meeting people from all over the world – on board, instead of on-line. Discover the continent with a guide who will answer your questions and bring you to the shore for explorations (and amazing photos!). Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older. Only places in 4/6-person cabins available. IMPORTANT: The Antarctica journeys fill out very quickly. Contact us about availability.

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: 28 December 2020 - 18 January 2021
  • 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

This travel service is not covered by VZR Garant’s guarantee scheme. You can read more about this guarantee scheme and its conditions in VZR Garant’s Guarantee Scheme (which can be found by going to www.vzr-garant.nl/en).

  • Joanna (21) Iceland

    "Amazing experience. Amazing people. Amazing memories."

  • Jet (31) Netherlands

    "As crew, there is nothing better then standing back and seeing the trainees do all the work and do it perfectly!"

  • Piotr (22) Poland

    "Worked together with different nationalities for a week was a life changing, hilarious experience."

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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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Windseeker logs

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