Overview 500 years Strait of MagellanAnniversary expedition with the Santa Maria on the Strait of Magellan 14-days Expedition-Sailingtour (EX229-553): Punta del Este/ Uruguay - Cabo Virgenes - Strait of Magellan - Punta Arenas/ Chile16-days Expedition-Sailingtour (EX229-554): Punta Arenas/ Chile - Strait of Magellan - Darwin Range - Chilean Channels - Beagle Channel - Cape Horn - Puerto Williams It is possible to combine the route to a 33-days Expedition! WildlifeThe observation of wildlife begins at the arrival at Fireland. On the sailing route through the Beagle Canal, the Drake Passage and Antarctica there is a rich and unique amount of animals in their natural habitat to be observed. Birds: You can discover birds from the south american continent, seabirds from the Drake Passage and special birds of the Antarctica. Penguins: In the water of Fireland you can discover the Magellan penguins. But the really big colonies of the gentoo penguins, chinstrap penguins and Adelie penguins are only seen in the depths of Antarctica. Seals: There are two kinds of seals which can be seen in Antarctica, the bigger variety of the ear seal and the Weddell seal. Whales: You can see whales during the whole Summer - even in the Beagle Canal and at Kap Hoorn. Nevertheless you will only get to see big colonies in the depths of Antarctica. There are humpback whales, sei whales, fin whales, killer whales (Orcas) and sometimes the magestic blue whale. If they are curious or being fed you can observe them for hours. Ship description 500 years Strait of MagellanAnniversary expedition with the Santa Maria on the Strait of Magellan Santa Maria AustralisShip type: Hydra Duo 66 Yard: Euro Aluship Ltd Gdansk Long: 20,20 m Width: 5,50 m Draught: 2,30 m Year of built: 1998 Sail area: 222,00 qm Fuel: 5,100 Liter Cabins: 4 Capacity: 12 Passengers Dates, Prices & Services 500 years Strait of MagellanAnniversary expedition with the Santa Maria on the Strait of Magellan Fares & Prices 2016 Route Fare Price/Person Duration Availability Punta del Este - Punta Arenas Nov 03 - 17, 2020 2,450 € plus 420 € cruising kitty 14 Days available Punta Arenas - Puerto Williams Nov 22 - Dec 08, 2020 6,280 € plus 570 € cruising kitty 16 Days available Combination-Route Nov 03, 2020 - Dec 08, 2020 6,510 € plus 990 € cruising kitty 33 Days available cruising kitty payable in cash on board plus atmosfair CO2-Offset (23 €/t CO2) 0.382 t CO2 9 € Travel Specific commentsPayment Terms1/3 of the payment is due with the booking1/3 to be paid 3 months prior to departure1/3 one month prior to departure is due Included within the price:Accommodation within the booked cabinHeating on boardFood and beverages (Coffee and Tea)Linen: Synthetic duvet and cover, pillow, pillow case and towelSailing outfit and snow shoesAll port entry, exit and landing fees whilst on board110v, 240 and 12v AC for charging electronics (such as computer, cell phone, camera, iPod, etc.) please check your owner’s manual for specificsDiesel and consumables for yacht and inflatable Zodiac boat operationsCO2-Offset via atmosfairNot included:Rubber boots, sailing and shore hiking bootsWinter clothingSleeping bag if required for shore activitiesSpecific food for onshore expeditionsBeverages from the barPersonal medical suppliesTransmission costs for satellite phone calls and email connections (see communication agreement)Travel costs to and from port of departure and arrivalTravel insurance for remote areasTravel cancelation insurance General adviceWeather and ice conditions are a constant changing parameter, and are an integral part of travelling in the South. Depending on the conditions at the time, the itinerary may be adapted accordingly to maximise the experience for everyone on board and to ensure the safety of the vessel and personnel.The agency 'SLOWTRAVEL experience' is not the organizer, rather the agent of this travel. Therefore the Terms & Conditions of the shipping company are applicable.For further information please do not hesitate to contact us. Changes and errors excepted!