PATAGONIA CRUISES Patagonia, Chile & Argentina New ship M/V Ventus Australis 2018/2019 Season: Rates & Calendar

March 10, 2017

New expedition ship Ventus Australis is currently under construction and will make her maiden cruise on January 2, 2018, replacing the smaller Via Australis, which the company sold in 2016
Ventus Australis will operate the popular 4 night Punta Arenas to Ushuaia itinerary and introduce a new 4 night itinerary from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas. This new itinerary will include more glacier viewings and offer a more complete Patagonian experience to guests.

Stella Australis will continue sailing the three-night Ushuaia to Punta Arenas itinerary until the end of 2017/2018 season.

Australis has also released its 2018-2019 season with rates frozen at 2016-2017 rates for a second consecutive year. This season will see both Ventus Australis and Stella Australis sailing four-night Punta Arenas to Ushuaia AND four-night Ushuaia to Punta Arenas itineraries. The three-night Ushuaia to Punta Arenas itinerary will no longer operate.