Country
Argentina
Duration
21 Days/20 Nights
Travel Type
Cruise
 

Set off on a journey from Argentina that will take you to Chile, the Falkland Islands and Uruguay. Then, get your camera ready because you’ll be cruising by Elephant Island and Cape Lookout in Antarctica as you get closer than ever to the South Pole. But first, Feel Free to take a stroll down La Rambla, a uniquely charming avenue that runs along Montevideo’s coastline that was in the running to become a World Heritage site. At Port Stanley, visit the Anglican Christ Church Cathedral – the southernmost cathedral in the world – or hop on your happy feet and go on an epic quest for penguins.

Inclusions

All transfers in Buenos Aires
4 nights in Buenos Aires at a 4* hotel with daily breakfast included
2 nights in Iguazu at a 4* hotel with daily breakfast included
13-night cruise aboard the Norwegian Star in the selected cabin category including all the meals
Return domestic flights from Buenos Aires to Iguazu
Return transfers from Iguazu Airport to hotel
20 breakfasts – 14 lunches – 15 dinners
City tours, excursions, and entrance fees according to the program
English speaking guide
Port and Government taxes

Exclusions

International flights, gratuity to drivers and guides, City tax to be paid locally, beverages, personal expenses, travel insurances, optional tours, the cruise service gratuity charges (approx. cad $275 per person) or all other item not mentioned in present itinerary.

Additional Information

Note

Offer is subject to availability; capacity controlled and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

Norwegian Cruise Line reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above US $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, Norwegian Cruise Line will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings, regardless of whether such bookings have been paid in full. Such supplementary charges are not included in the cruise fare. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed US $10 per passenger per day. All references to Norwegian Cruise Line are: © 2021 NCL Corporation Ltd. All rights reserved. Ships’ Registry: The Bahamas and United States of America. For full terms and conditions, see www.exotikjourneys.com or contact us.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

English and French Canadians can constitute this group. Optional excursions can be bilingual. Itinerary is subject to change at any time.

Payment Conditions per person:
Deposit $700 at the time of the booking ($1400 for a single occupancy).
Second deposit of 50% of the total package by September 12th, 2022. Final payment due on December 9th, 2022.
These payments are not refundable.

** no contractual purpose, some services can change at any time**

1

DAY 1 / JANUARY 26TH - BUENOS AIRES

Upon arrival, meet and greet and transfer to your hotel.

Accommodation : Gran Brizo Hotel 4* or similar for 3 nights

2

DAY 2 / JANUARY 27TH - BUENOS AIRES

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

3

DAY 3 / JANUARY 28TH - BUENOS AIRES

Today you will experience the Gaucho lifestyle in the Pampas at Santa Susana Ranch. Home to the gaucho, the humid pampa is one of the most fertile natural prairies in the world and is famous for its production of beef and cereals. Only a few kilometers away from the City of Buenos Aires, in a natural environment with beautiful landscapes, we will be honored with their typical national asado, empanadas, and excellent Argentinian wines. The wild smell of the countryside will invite us to break away from routine and discover a charming hundred-year-old rural tradition during the XXI century. Folk songs and dances, equestrian activities, and unbeatable shows of traditional gaucho skills, such as ring races, cuadreras (horse races), entrevero de tropillas (horse games): let’s live the traditional lifestyle of Argentinian ranches through the gaucho, the greatest symbol of these lands.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

4

DAY 4 / JANUARY 29TH - BUENOS AIRES

Morning at leisure. In the afternoon, transfer to the port to embark on your cruise adventure aboard the Norwegian Star.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner

5

DAY 5 / JANUARY 30TH - MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY

Resting on the southernmost point of the Rio de la Plata, Uruguay's capital is a charming city. Tour the Establecimiento Juanico winery with buildings dating back to 1849. Wander the Plaza Independencia or take in the scenery at Estancia La Rabida.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

6

DAY 6 / JANUARY 31ST - AT SEA

Enjoy the numerous and diverse activities aboard of the Norwegian Star or just relax to the sound of the sea.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

7

DAY 7 / FEBRUARY 1ST - PUERTO MADRYN, ARGENTINA

If you want to see wildlife, go to the Punta Tombo Nature Reserve. Puerto Madryn is a gateway to remote wildlife preserves and Argentine patagonia. Visit the Paleontology Museum in the Chubut Valley.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

8

DAY 8 / FEBRUARY 2ND - AT SEA

Enjoy the numerous and diverse activities onboard of the Norwegian Star or just relax to the sound of the sea.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

9

DAY 9 / FEBRUARY 3RD - PUNTA ARENAS, CHILE

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

10

DAY 10 / FEBRUARY 4TH - USHUAIA, ARGENTINA

Hike beautiful trails framed by the sea, forests, lakes and mountains. See Andean Condors and the rugged beauty of Tierra del Fuego National Park. Ushuaia is one of two main cities on the island territory of Tierra del Fuego.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

11

DAY 11 / FEBRUARY 5TH - AT SEA

Enjoy the numerous and diverse activities onboard of the Norwegian Star or just relax to the sound of the sea.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

12

DAY 12 / FEBRUARY 6TH - CRUISE ADMIRALTY BAY, ANTARCTICA

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

13

DAY 13 / FEBRUARY 7TH - ELEPHANT ISLAND/CAPE LOOKOUT

Situated off the coast of Antarctica, Elephant Island is named after the elephant seals that populate it and due to the island being shaped like an elephant head. Rugged mountains, glistening sheets of ice and unique wildlife add to the mystique of this remote destination. Despite its seemingly unforgiving, yet hauntingly beautiful landscape, legions of tuxedoed-looking penguins waddle across the rocky terrain while giant elephant seals lounge on its shores.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

14

DAY 14 / FEBRUARY 8TH - AT SEA

Enjoy the numerous and diverse activities aboard of the Norwegian Star or just relax to the sound of the sea.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

15

DAYS 15 / FEBRUARY 9TH - STANLEY, FALKLAND ISLANDS

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

16 - 17

DAY 16 & 17 / FEBRUARY 10TH AND 11TH - AT SEA

Enjoy the numerous and diverse activities aboard of the Norwegian Star or just relax to the sound of the sea

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

18

DAY 18 / FEBRUARY 12TH - BUENOS AIRES - IGUAZU

Upon arrival in Buenos Aires, meet and greet at the port and transfer to the airport for your flight to Iguazu. Upon arrival at Iguazu Airport and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, tour of the falls on the Brazilian side. Located on the west end of the Paraná River, the Iguazu Park is a huge tropical rainforest which has been declared a World Heritage Site: it is one of the largest forest reserves in South America. Countless flora and fauna species live in it. We will take an elevator down to the base of the waterfalls and stop right above the river level. From a 1,000-meter footbridge, we will be able to admire the majestic Iguazu Falls or go up an elevator to the Salto Floreano viewpoint.

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Mercure Hotel 4* for 2 nights

19

DAY 19 / FEBRUARY 13TH - IGUAZU

Meals : Breakfast

20

DAY 20 / FEBRUARY 14TH - IGUAZU – BUENOS AIRES

Transfer from your hotel to Iguazu Airport. Flight to Buenos Aires. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure to explore the city. It’s Valentine’s Day, why not surprise your loved one with a romantic in town? After all, Buenos Aires is one of the most romantic cities in the world!

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Gran Brizo Hotel 4* or similar for 1 night

21

DAY 21 / FEBRUARY 15TH - BUENOS AIRES

Transfer to the airport. End of services.

Meals : Breakfast

GRAN BRIZO HOTEL 4* * – BUENOS AIRES

Located in La Plata, Grand Brizo La Plata features a fitness center. Featuring a 24-hour front desk, this property also welcomes guests with a restaurant and a terrace. The hotel offers an indoor pool and a concierge service.
All guest rooms in the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TV. The private bathroom is equipped with a bath. Guest rooms at Grand Brizo La Plata feature air conditioning and a desk.
A buffet breakfast is available every morning at the property.
The accommodations offers 4-star accommodations with a sauna.
City of La Plata Stadium is 1.9 mi from Grand Brizo La Plata.

MERCURE HOTEL 4* – IGUAZU

Uniquely uniting comfort and nature, Mercure Iguazú Hotel Irú is open. The rooms are comfortable and beautifully decorated, with spacious beds, AC and free WIFI. In the restaurant, there is a variety of foods for breakfast and the best of local and international cuisine, at lunch and dinner. Use the meeting rooms and business center, and enjoy the pool, sauna, spa, massage room and kids space.

When staying in Puerto Iguazu, you have several options for strolling. Visit Hito Tres Fronteras, marking the divide between Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil, with a fountain, just a short drive away. Don’t miss walking by the amazing waterfalls, one of the wonders of the world, in the Iguazu National Park, 25 minutes by car. For purchases, duty-free has imported products and is just 8 minutes away.

Enjoy a 5-star hotel in Puerto Iguazú, within the Iryapú forest reserve, uniting nature with modernity, comfort and pleasure. Whether for work or passing through, book at the Mercure Iguazú Hotel Irú.

 January 26th to February 15th, 2023

Rates in CA$, per person, starting from, in double occupancy 

LAND & CRUISE ONLY SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Inside Cabin – IB $4239 + $1130 taxes On Request 
Ocean View Cabin – OA  $4359 + $1085 taxes On Request 
Balcony Cabin – BA  $5669 + $1085 taxes On Request 

 

**Prices in this document are for information only; they were issued at press time, for the current year. Please note that due to exchange rates and temporary promotions, they can increase or decrease at any time. Contact your travel agent for the price and promotion of the moment The prices indicated exclude the contribution to the Customer Compensation Fund of $3.50 per $1,000 of tourism product or service purchased from a travel agent in Quebec

Norwegian Star

Recently refurbished as part of The Norwegian Edge program, Norwegian Star brings freedom and flexibility to cruises spanning the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, South America, and Transatlantic. Onboard, Norwegian Star features a large delicious dining options, bars and lounges, a sprawling spa, an always-exciting casino with VIP area, plus tons of fun for kids of every age.

Ship Stats

Gross register tonnage:91 740
Guest capacity: 2328
Overall length:294 m
Max beam: 38 m
Year built: 2001
Refurbished: 2018
Ship crew: 1031

Dining

Serving a wide variety of culinary delights to please every palate, our complimentary dining options include two main dining rooms, a help-yourself buffet and a variety of casual cafés, grills and on-the-go choices. Plus, our Main Dining Rooms offer a menu that changes daily, Chef’s Signature Dishes and carefully selected wine recommendations, guaranteeing a different culinary adventure with every visit.

Specialty dining

Enjoy a night of gastronomic proportions at one of our many specialty restaurants. Sip your favourite cocktail as you select from choice cuts of Angus beef at Cagney’s Steakhouse. Enjoy delicious pasta made with the freshest ingredients inside our rustic and chic Italian eatery, La Cucina. Or savour French cuisine at Le Bistro. No matter what you choose, our specialty dining options feature the tastes you’ll crave.

Entertainment

When it comes to the entertainment on Norwegian Star, there’s never a dull moment. Tickle your funny bone with the hilarious musings of The Second City, Chicago’s legendary improv comedy group. Find out whodunit during our Presumed Murder Luncheon. Or enjoy an evening of knee-slapping laughter alongside stand up comics and unicycle-riding jugglers inside Stardust Theatre. It’s showtime. All the time.

Bars and lounges

With so many bars and lounges to discover, finding your favourite may take a few days. Pop some bubbly and toast to the good life inside Gatsby’s Champagne Bar. Or work on perfecting your tan as you relax poolside at Topsiders Bar. Whether you’re looking to meet up with friends or make new ones, there’s always an opportunity to mix it up.

Activities

From top to bottom and from bow to stern, Norwegian Star ships have enough onboard activities to fill every minute of your cruise. Indulge in a refreshing swim, cocktail or ice cream treat at The Oasis Pool. Wanna get lucky? Bet it all at our award-winning Casinos at Sea®. And when all is said and done, enjoy a pamper session at Mandara Spa. With so much to do, we’ll always have you coming back for more.

On board shopping

Forget to pack something? No worries! Our gift shops onboard carry everything you’ll need for fun in the sun. Shop from a variety of souvenirs, cosmetics, clothing, snacks and sundry items. Treat yourself at our duty free shops full of fantastic savings on fine jewelry, accessories, perfume, liquor and tobacco.

Spa Information

When you want some “me” time, look no further than Mandara Spa®. Relax with a hot-stone massage, one of over 50 specialty treatments offered. At our onboard spas, treatments range from the classic to the luxurious. Let our pampering professionals soothe and rejuvenate you with facials, massages, acupuncture and a full menu of services.

Inside IB

These Inside Staterooms are the most affordable way for you to cruise. With room for up to four, you’ll have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and some with additional bedding to accommodate up to two more guests.

Accommodates: 4
Total Approx. Size: 13 m2
Premium Beverage Package (not including gratuities)
250 minutes free Wifi per cabin
$100 USD on board credit per cabin.

Oceanview with Picture Window OA

With room for up to four guests, these staterooms come with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more guests, as well as a big picture window offering a great view. Travelling with family or friends? Some of these staterooms can connect so you can stay close.

Accommodates: 4
Total Approx. Size: 114 m2
Premium Beverage Package (not including gratuities)
4 Ultimate Dining Meal Package (not including gratuities)
250 minutes free Wifi per cabin
$50 USD Shore Excursion Credit per cabin
$100 USD on board credit per cabin

Balcony BA

With room for up to three guests, Norwegian Star Balcony Staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and some feature additional bedding to accommodate one more. Along with a sitting area, floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a private balcony with an amazing view. Plus some can connect so you can spread out yet stay together.

Accommodates: 4
Total Approx. Size: 18-28 m2
Balcony Size: 3-5 m2
Premium Beverage Package (not including gratuities)
4 Ultimate Dining Meal Package (not including gratuities)
250 minutes free Wifi per cabin
$50 USD Shore Excursion Credit per cabin
$100 USD on board credit per cabin