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Antarctica Cruise 2019 with guest speaker Bishop Mike Watson

16 days
Antarctica, Argentina, Chile & Uruguay
Starting from $5598* Taxes & Fees Apply

Departing on January 19, 2019 | Join Educational Opportunities along with guest speaker Bishop Mike Watson for the 16 day Antarctica Cruise sailing roundtrip from Buenos Aires, Argentina with ports of call in Argentina, Chile, the Falkland Islands and Uruguay.  Enjoy all the amenities the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer while you sail past the rugged, beautiful terrain viewing wildlife and oceanlife in their natural habitat.  Consider adding the Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls Pre-Tour to enhance your journey.  Pricing starts at $5,598* from Miami.

*All pricing reflects a 4% cash discount

What’s Included

  • All Inclusive Pricing
  • Cruise
  • Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
  • Meals on Ship
  • Port Charges
  • International Airfare

^ Additional Baggage & Optional fees may apply.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 Depart the USA

Depart the USA.

Day 2 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Arrive in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  If only one word could be used to describe this vibrant and richly cosmopolitan city, it would be "mosaic." Stroll along these broad thoroughfares, like the Plaza de Mayo, where famed first lady Evita Perón led fervent crowds to petition for her husband’s release from prison, or visit Pirámide de Mayo, the oldest of the city’s many national monuments. Embark on the Celebrity Eclipse.

Day 3 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 4 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 5 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 6 Ushuaia, Argentina

No city on the planet has a more southerly latitude. As a result, the sun shines for 18 hours during each summer day, providing ample opportunity to view the mix of glaciers, forests and sea, all framed by Mount Martial to the west and Mounts Olivia and Cinco Hermanos to the east.

Day 7 Cape Horn, Chile (Scenic Cruising)

Tierra del Fuego, Land of Fire, is the most isolated place in the Americas, and Cape Horn is its southernmost point. These craggy cliffs and windswept shores are stark, rugged beauty personified, creating a dramatic setting for the collision between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Day 8 Schollart Channel, Antarctica (Scenic Cruising)

You are certain to leave with amazing memories, and pictures, as you cruise through Schollart Channel located near Antarctica. Take in the  mesmerizing sights of massive ice flows, humpback whales, waddling penguins, leopard seals and more in their natural, and somewhat extreme, element.

Day 9 Paradise Bay, Antarctica (Scenic Cruising)

This name aptly reflects the stunning beauty you'll find here, just as the clear waters beautifully reflect the spectacular mountains, such as Rojas Peak, Bryde Peak, and the Petzvol Glacier. Within these waters we may see Minke whales feeding and Gentoo penguins curiously observing us from the rocky shores.

Day 10 Gerlache Strait, Antarctica (Scenic Cruising)

A number of geographical anomalies around this channel make these waters among the most plankton-rich in the world. You’re likely to see a profusion of whales feeding in the rich ecosystem, which is a sight you’ll not soon forget.

Day 11 Elephant Island, Antarctica (Scenic Cruising)

This tiny island in the Weddell Sea plays a role in one of seafaring history's most legendary exploits. When the brave crew of the Endurance, led by intrepid explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton, was trapped in the ice during a 1914 polar expedition, they took refuge on this island until help arrived.

Day 12 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 13 Port Stanley, Falkland Islands

Commune with the roughly 2,000 intrepid souls who call this remote former whaling outpost home. As you hike through the rocky, windswept landscape you may observe a few of the island’s flightless residents—including Magellan penguins burrowing underground, and rockhoppers carefully observing you from outcroppings.

Day 14 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 15 Puerto Madryn, Argentina

This deep water port was founded in 1865 by Welsh immigrants. Extending out into the Atlantic from Puerto Madryn is the Península Valdés, a wildlife sanctuary where vast numbers of sea elephants, whales and penguins far outnumber the few human visitors who make it out this far.

Day 16 At Sea

Enjoy a day at sea exploring all the Celebrity Eclipse has to offer!

Day 17 Montevideo, Uruguay

Montevideo is a thoroughly modern city with a rich artistic tradition, the reach of the rural estancias is all around you. If ever there were a time you were inclined to indulge, delicious steaks are the specialty of the house in virtually every restaurant.

Day 18 Disembark & Return from Buenos Aires

Disembark and return from Buenos Aires.

Enhance Your Journey

Buenos Aires & Iguazu Falls Pre-Tour $1498

January 14 - Depart USA
January 15 - Arrive in Buenos Aires
Arrive in Buenos Aires today. You will be met by our representative and given a brief city tour before grabbing lunch. After lunch you will check into your hotel. Explore the city on your own this evening.
January 16 - Puerto Iguazu
After breakfast, head to the airport to take a flight to Iguazu Falls. Once there, transfer to your hotel and spend the day at your leisure exploring Puerto Iguazu. (Breakfast Included)
January 17 - Iguazu Falls
After breakfast, enjoy a full day tour of the Argentine side of the Iguazu Falls and get up close with views of this incredible section of the Iguazu River. Your guide will show you the hidden gems of this unique National Park. See the mist over the Devil's Throat where endless rainbows are formed. Expect to get wet and feel exhilarated with the spray and close contact of the power of the falls. The ecological train and boat ride is included. You'll return to your hotel in the late afternoon. (Breakfast Included)
January 18 - Iguazu Falls - Brazilian Side
At midday, you will be picked up from your hotel and taken across the Argentine Brazilian border to enter the Iguazu National Park on the Brazil side. Here, you will enjoy a great panoramic view of the Falls during a walking tour through the passages that connect the different observation points. Then, you'll take a flight to Buenos Aires and once there, be taken to your hotel to spend the evening at your leisure. (Breakfast Included)
January 19 - Buenos Aires
After breakfast, you will enjoy a city tour in which you'll discover Buenos Aires' spirit, mystique and charm by visiting Plaza de Mayo, Puerto Madero, La Boca, San Telmo, Palermo and Recoleta Cemetery. In the evening, you will enjoy a delicious dinner and Tango show. Afterwards, you'll head back to your hotel. (Breakfast Included)
January 20 - Board the Celebrity Eclipse
Spend your morning at leisure. You will transfer to the port to board the Celebrity Eclipse this afternoon.

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount
*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion. Guests will also need to secure a Brazilian Visa to visit the Brazilian side of the falls.

Departure Dates

*Prices reflect a 4% cash discount