Antarctica in Depth with Highlights of Peru

21 Day Discovery Voyage from Buenos Aires to Lima with Scenic

Begin your journey in Buenos Aires and cruise through to Lima onboard the Scenic Eclipse and enjoy exclusive savings and cruise inclusions with Scenic and Global Journeys.

Discovery Voyage Starts In
Starts In
Buenos Aires
Discovery Voyage Ends In
Ends In
Lima
Ship Type
Ship Type
Small Cruise Ship
0
Cruise Departures
Season Sold Out

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Oceanview Cabin N/A
Balcony Cabin SOLD OUT
Suite SOLD OUT
* Port charges, taxes, and fees included.
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Scenic
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Cruise Itinerary

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1 Buenos Aires - Ushuaia
Your journey into wonder begins as you fly from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia, known as the southernmost city in the world, where the crew will warmly greet you as you board the Scenic Eclipse. Settle into your handsomely appointed suite and acquaint yourself with the luxurious facilities of your Discovery Yacht. Toast the start of your voyage at the welcome cocktail reception hosted by the Captain who will introduce your expert Discovery Leaders and their team. Set sail and cruise through the Beagle Channel and admire the dramatic views of the Andean mountains of Tierra del Fuego from the comfort of your private verandah. Please book your flight to arrive prior to 3am. (D)
2 At Sea
Relax and enjoy the amazing facilities of your floating resort as you cruise towards the Antarctic Peninsula. An entertaining presentation by the Discovery Team in the state-of-the-art theatre will excite you for what’s to come, or relax in your suite and watch the live streaming on your TV. Your palate will be delighted as you explore the extensive range of dining options, or a butler will serve you as you dine in-suite. The first sightings of icebergs and snow-capped mountains signal that you have reached the Antarctic Peninsula. (B/L/D)
3 At Sea
A day at sea. (B/L/D)
4 Antarctic Peninsula
Due to the extraordinary nature of the region, a host of choices are now open and, depending on the ice and weather conditions, the Antarctic Peninsula is yours to explore. Our experienced Discovery Team Leaders, who have made countless journeys to Antarctica, will use their expertise to design your voyage from day to day, making the most of 18–20 hours of daylight. Discovery: You will partake in daily Scenic Discovery excursions. Cruise on the Zodiacs around ice formations, step onto islands to view vast penguin rookeries and seals. Kayak around icebergs, hear the ice cracking and feeding whales blow. Your expert Captain and crew will navigate some of the most beautiful waterways which may include traversing the stunning 11-kilometre-long Lemaire Channel where steep cliffs hem in the iceberg-filled passage just 700 metres wide at its narrowest point. Sail close to blue-tinged icebergs and there may be the chance to visit a working scientific base and discuss life in these harsh conditions with the staff. In late February and March, if conditions are favourable, there may be the opportunity to cross the Antarctic Circle at latitude 66°33’ South. (B/L/D)
5-9 Antarctic Peninsula
Cruise the Antarctica Peninsula enjoy daily activities. (B/L/D)
10-11 At Sea
Farewell your adventure in the icy lands and set sail heading north to the continent of South America. Take the opportunity for a last presentation by the Discovery Team and share memories of your experiences with new-found friends. (B/L/D)
12 Ushuaia - Buenos Aires - Lima
Your cruise ends this morning as you farewell the crew. Fly to Lima via Buenos Aires. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay. (B)
13 Lima - Sacred Valley
Fly to Cuzco then travel through the picturesque Sacred Valley for your three night stay. Your relaxing stay in the Sacred Valley allows you to experience the history, unique lifestyle, culture and majestic scenery of this heartland of the former Inca Empire. Sundowners: Tonight share stories of your excursion with your fellow travellers as you enjoy a private performance by local musicians complemented with a tapas style dinner. (B/L/D)
14 Sacred Valley
Join your expert local guide for a walking tour of the town of Ollantaytambo, the site where Manco Inca defeated the Spanish conquistadors. At Hacienda Huayoccari sample a delicious lunch of Andean specialities and see the Chinchero village weavers demonstrate their centuries old hand-woven techniques. The afternoon is at your leisure to relax and enjoy the facilities of your hotel. Enrich: Enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience of five different meats cooked five different ways over an open flame, with ingredients grown in the hotel’s organic garden. (B/L/D)
15 Sacred Valley
Freechoice: Tour the impressive ruins of Pisac and its colourful markets, or see the ruins of Moray. This evening delight in a Farm to Table dining experience. Harvest, prepare and cook with the close guidance of your chef, then sample your gourmet delights in the grounds of the hotel with the backdrop of the surrounding peaks. (B/L/D)
16 Sacred Valley - Machu Picchu
Walk to the train station for your rail journey to Machu Picchu. The mighty Incan Empire built this astonishing World Heritage-listed Site in the 15th century. Standing 2,430 metres above sea level, in the middle of a tropical mountain forest, its giant walls, terraces and ramps seem as if they have been cut naturally in the mighty rock escarpments. Abandoned when the Spanish conquistadors arrived and only rediscovered in 1911, you’ll be amazed as your expert local guide shares the mysteries of these majestic ruins. Tonight relax in your charming hotel. (B/L/D)
17 Machu Picchu - Cuzco
Explore the village of Machu Picchu at your leisure this morning. Marvel at the spectacular views from the glass dome carriages on your rail journey through the incredible Andes. Continue to the charming city of Cuzco for your three night Special Stay, set in the heart of the historic centre. (B)
18 Cuzco
The former capital of the Incan Empire, Cuzco is a city with incredible architecture. On your walking tour you will uncover the history of this World Heritage-listed Site. Your final stop will be the imposing ruins of Sacsayhuamán fortress. Enrich: Visit a community school supported by Scenic and meet the teachers and pupils. (B)
19 Cuzco
Freechoice: Uncover the secrets of the iconic Peruvian coffee and Pisco on a tasting tour, or choose to explore the fascinating San Pedro food markets with a local guide followed by a cooking class. Alternatively, discover the picturesque San Blas artisan quarter on a walking tour. Freechoice Dining: Dine at the Inti Raymi Restaurant or try the intimate Cicciolina restaurant. (B/D)
20 Cuzco - Lima
Fly to Lima and visit Museo Larco. Continue to your hotel for an overnight stay. Join your Tour Director for a Farewell dinner this evening. (B/L/D)
21 Lima
Transfer to the airport for your onward flight. (B)

Scenic Eclipse

Ship Class
Ship Style
Small Cruise Ship
Passengers
Passengers
228
Crew
Crew
176
N/A
CDC Score
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Year Launched
Launched
2019
Year Refurbished
Refurbished
N/A
Scenic Eclipse - Luxury Meets Discovery
Luxury Meets Discovery
Designed to deliver the ultimate experience of a lifetime the Scenic Eclipse fleet takes ocean cruising to a whole new level. Read more
Scenic Eclipse On board Inclusions
On board Inclusions
Intimate and luxurious, with every amenity you could wish for, the Scenic Eclipse fleet has been designed with you in mind. Read more
Scenic Eclipse Onshore Inclusions
Onshore Inclusions
Taking you beyond exploration to all-inclusive discovery is our fleet of Zodiacs, tandem kayaks, e-bikes, snorkel gear and snowshoes. Read more
Scenic Eclipse All-Inclusive Dining
All-Inclusive Dining
Dining on board Scenic Eclipse promises to be a sensory delight. With an unrivalled choice of up to 10 dining experiences. Read more
Scenic Eclipse All-Inclusive Beverages
All-Inclusive Beverages
Unlimited complimentary beverages*, full mini-bar restocked daily, still and sparkling water in-suite and an extensive range of specialty teas and coffees. Read more
Scenic Sixth Star Experience
Scenic Sixth Star Experience
Helicopter and submarine excursions, par for the course. Read more

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