Wednesday, January 12 to Sunday, January 30, 2022
An exciting journey to Buenos Aires and Patagonia in Argentina, Antarctica, and the Falkland Islands. Three nights in Buenos Aires, the Argentinian capital, followed by a two-week cruise on Celebrity’s Millennium class Infinity, exploring Patagonia, various “hotspots” (no pun intended!) in Antarctica, and the Falkland Islands. In addition to the activities offered by the cruise line, your tour leader, Jacques Pauwels, will be offering a series of lectures entitled “A Tale of Two Oceans”. A post-cruise extension to Iguasu Falls and Rio de Janeiro will be available.
Your cost per person in Canadian dollars sharing double accommodation:
Innside cabin: $4,409.00 Verandah cabin: $5,4219.00 Prices for other categories available and single supplements available on request.
At time of printing rates are taking advantage of the current Celebrity promotion and include a standard beverage package, wi-fi and prepaid gratuities. This promotion may be removed at any time. Reservations made while the promotion is in effect will be protected.
Book by August 1 and receive a specialty dining credit on us. You need only pay a deposit which is fully refundable until final payment is due.
Afternoon arrival in Buenos Aires, and immediate transfer to the four-star/first-class Hotel Pestana, centrally located within walking distance of Plaza San Martin, the city’s main square, the great boulevards, Colon Theatre, and the pedestrian shopping district with famous Calle. (Pestana Hotel). Check in, followed by free time to settle in. Late afternoon walking tour of the area around the hotel and dinner in the hotel.
After breakfast, panoramic sightseeing tour of Buenos Aires, one of the most vibrant and attractive cities in South America, with a distinct European flair, reminiscent of Paris and Madrid! Among the highlights will be monuments such as the Argentine Congress, the pink Presidential Palace, the famous Obelisk, as well as neighborhoods such as the picturesque harbor district of La Boca with the famous Caminito pedestrian street, Recoleta with its Cemetery (featuring the tomb of Evita Peron), trendy Palermo Viejo, and San Telmo with its colonial-style houses along narrow cobblestone lanes. Afternoon free. This evening, dinner and tango show!
After a leisurely breakfast, excursion into the countryside and visit to a typical estancia where we enjoy a traditional “Gaucho Party,” culminating in a sumptuous “asado” (Argentinian BBQ) lunch with plenty of great grilled meats! In the afternoon we return to Buenos Aires. This evening, it may be possible to enjoy a concert or opera in the famous Colon Theatre concert or opera (not included).
Morning at leisure. We recommend a visit to the famous San Telmo a lively, bustling outdoor street market with vendors selling food, antiques, crafts & goods. Afternoon transfer to the harbour for embarkation on the Celebrity Line’s magnificent Infinity (https://www.cruisecritic.com/reviews/review.cfm?ShipID=196). Sailing time is 5PM.
More activities on board.
A relaxing day at sea, perfect for more presentations by your tour escort on the theme of “A Tale of Two Oceans”.
- Three nights accommodation in Buenos Aires including breakfast; - Transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary; - Daily dinner or multi course lunch in Buenos Aires; - Cruise in category selected, all meals, snacks and entertainment provided on board. Standard drinks package * • Prepaid gratuities • Free wi-fi *Please note some restrictions apply to the drinks package and wifi. Please contact the office for more details or refer to the terms and conditions on the Celebrity website. **Please note some activities such as spa services will be at an additional charge.
- Airfare; - Items of a personal nature; - Optional travel insurance. Please contact the office for rates.
August 17 - 30, 2021
$4,895 from Toronto, including air, based on double occupancy
September 05 - 14, 2021
$2,975 Land Only
September 12 - 16, 2021
Land only: $2,775.00 + 15% tax based on double occupancy