Princess Cruises has announced that its full 2020-2021 South America and Antarctica programme will go on sale from Friday July 12, 2019.
Two ships will sail the region: the 2,000-guest Coral Princess and 670-guest Pacific Princess. Voyages will range in length from 14-92 days, with a total of 35 destinations on offer in 17 countries, on eight itineraries.
Guests on select departures will have the opportunity to spend more time ashore with overnight calls in Lima (Callao), Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro.
Coral Princess will depart on a series of voyages from Los Angeles, Santiago and Buenos Aires and will offer a new 15-day Cape Horn and Strait of Magellan voyage, which will give guests the opportunity to view the solar eclipse off the coast of Argentina.
The voyage will sail from Santiago to Buenos Aires on December 3, 2020 and will call at Puerto Montt, Amalia Glacier, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Cape Horn (scenic cruising), Falkland Islands (Stanley), Puerto Madryn and Montevideo. Prices from £1,999pp with up to $375 onboard spending money per person.
Also available on Coral Princess are several departures to Antarctica and Cape Horn. Each 16-day sailing will feature four days of scenic cruising through the Antarctic Peninsula and will call at Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Cape Horn (scenic cruising), Falkland Islands (Stanley) and Montevideo. Prices for January 3, 2021 departure are from £2,799 per person, with up to $375 onboard spending money per person.
Guests wishing to extend their holiday can combine their cruise with land tours visiting Iguazu Falls and Macchu Picchu.
Pacific Princess will circumnavigate the continent on a 92-day Circle South America voyage, sailing from Sydney to Brisbane, featuring overnight calls in Tahiti, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro – during its annual carnival – and Lima, as well as visiting more off-the-beaten-track destinations such as Easter Island and Ilhabela. Prices from £14,519pp, with $1,000pp onboard spending money and complimentary gratuities*.
Also available on Pacific Princess is a 90-day Circle South America sailing roundtrip from Sydney with prices from £14,219pp and an 82-day sailing roundtrip from Auckland with prices from £13,359pp.