These Highlights have been handpicked by our overseas Travel Planners, based on their intimate knowledge of the destination and their conversations with our travelers.
Come aboard the brand new, 5-star Ocean Explorer, while also enjoying state-of-the-art technology, an onboard spa, fitness center, and more
Witness rare wildlife in their natural habitat, from colorful Amazonian birds to Antarctica’s penguins, seals, and more
Immerse yourself in the breathtaking wonder of the Amazon and enjoy scenic cruising along Brazil’s beautiful coast
Revel in 5 full days of Antarctic exploration, plus visits to South Georgia and the Falkland Islands
Be captivated by the European-inspired architecture and diverse cultures of Buenos Aires, Montevideo, and Rio de Janeiro
Capture the heartbeat of Brazil with a beguiling performance of this lively dance and a behind-the-scenes Carnival and samba tour
Explore charming historic streets, iconic sites, and engaging cultural performances
Explore the colorful cultures of three South American countries: Argentina, Uruguay, and Brazil
Try your hand at fishing for the notorious piranha on a small boat excursion to Lake Maica in the Amazon
Ascend Corcovado Mountain for up-close views of Christ the Redeemer, the 125-foot icon of Rio
Explore coastal gems other ships can’t reach, including UNESCO-listed Ilha Grande, thanks to our small ship size
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Our 5-star fleet offers an authentic sailing experience to make your journey unforgettable. While onboard, indulge in a relaxing massage at the spa, or try hot-rock cooking at the onboard restaurant. Then, disembark for an eye-opening visit to a local winery or a walking tour of some of the world’s most iconic cities and undiscovered gems. All the while, enjoy these world-class ship amenities:
Channel the spirit of explorers of the past, and chase adventure in some of the world’s most remote and unspoiled locations — the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and Antarctica — on an expedition cruise!
The soul-stirring beauty of Brazil, Uruguay, and Argentina greets you at every turn as you cruise along shores graced with dense Atlantic forests and dramatic coastal mountains. And in the White Continent, you’ll behold wondrous seascapes, landscapes, and wildlife that most people only ever see on nature shows.
All activities on this adventure are dependent upon weather and local conditions, and will be coordinated by your Expedition Team leaders. These will entail exploration in Buenos Aires as well as in remote Antarctic and sub-Antarctic locales, on foot and using Zodiac expedition. After an active day, your ship and hotels offer plenty of soothing amenities, such as spa facilities, and much more to help you feel refreshed. Here are some activities you may participate in:
This trip exposes you to the art and culture of Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina and the South Atlantic islands.
Through your excursions and onboard lectures, you’ll learn about the history of Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, the Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica.
Birders will find their life lists growing as they scan for avian species on board ship as well as during shore excursions. Here’s a glimpse of what to look out for:
On this small ship ocean cruise, independent travelers will enjoy solo-friendly features, such as:
The Worldwide Concierge service will be available throughout your entire small ship ocean cruise to help you customize your journey. Here are just a few services your Concierge can provide:
Take advantage of this free, start-to-finish service by making your requests prior to your journey or during your journey. We are one of the only companies to offer this level of service! Call 1-888-982-6824 or email Concierge@vantagetravel.com to speak to a Concierge today, or simply log into My Portfolio up to two weeks prior to departure.