• Walbeobachtung Magellan-Strasse | Patagonien | Feuerland

    Walbeobachtung Magellan-Strasse | Patagonien | Feuerland

Walbeobachtung

Auf der Suche nach Walen in der Magellan-Strasse

Dauer

3 Tage ab/an Punta Arenas

Aktivität
  • 1 Tag Kreuzfahrt
Unterkunft
  • 2 Nächte  Doppelkabine
Verpflegung
  • 2x Frühstück
  • 1x Mittagessen
  • 2x Abendessen
Preis

ab 690 EUR

Beste Reisezeit

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SCHIFFSBESCHREIBUNG

In May 1967, the M/N FORREST was launched to sea, her name being homage from the Falkland islanders to Dr. W. Forrest Mc Wahn, Minister of the United Free Church for Falkland islands, who served from 1934 to 1965 earning the affection of the local community. The M/N FORREST had a cost of approximately 600,000 sterling pounds, and is 26.21 metres in length, with a 6.7 metre beam and a depth of 3.27 metres. She initially had a Gross Registered Tonnage of 144 tons, and was equipped with an 8-cylinder Kelvin engine which is still in service today.

On the 1st October 2007, after a full reformation of her accommodation facilities, decks, engine room and other areas, she was set to sea again, fully refurbished and equipped with first-class facilities for expedition cruises. With her 40 years of existence and regular yearly maintenance, the M/N FORREST boasts an excellent conservation state in her entire structure. In a recent refurbishment, she was installed with all the electronic and security technology currently required by the Port Authorities.

Reiseverlauf

Day 1: Sail off into the Strait of Magellan

Departing from your hotel at 6 pm, we’ll drive out to Punta Carrera (area of Fuerte Bulnes) from where we’ll board and weigh anchor at 9pm.  As the FORREST sails off into the Strait, dinner will be served.  Lodging on board. (-/-/D)

Day 2: Marine Park Francisco Coloane - Strait of Magellan

At approximately 7am, the FORREST will drop anchor inside the Helado Sound, in the southern area of Santa Inés Island and opposite the stunning Glacier.  During the morning we’ll board zodiac boats to arrive al the foot of the ice wall, disembarking at one of its sides. During the rest of the day we’ll navigate between Canal Bárbara and Carlos III Island, sighting some of the whales that can be found swimming in these waters. At nightfall, as we sit down to dinner, the FORREST will being the journey back to Punta Carrrera,  while guest settle in for a good night’s rest in their comfortable cabins. (B/L/D)

Day 3: Marine Park - Punta Arenas

At 7am, once the ship has weighed anchor, passengers landing for the drive back into town, arriving during the morning to continue with travel  schedule. (B/-/-)

Enthaltene Leistungen

  • Transfer to and from the embarking place
  • Guide on board (spanish / english)
  • 2 Nights accomodation on board M/N Forrest
  • Full board, wines and open bar
  • Travel assistance insurance (Sur Asistencia – MAPFRE)

Nicht enthaltene Leistungen

  • Meals and beverages not indicated on the itinerary
  • Laundry service, phone calls
  • Optional trips and transportation
  • Tips/gratuity, local payments
  • International and domestic airfare and airport charges 

Termine & Preise

07.12.2018 - 27.05.2019
buchbar
auf Anfrage
ab 690 EUR

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