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Cruceros Australis is pleased to announce the launch of two themed voyages in October, 2011, focusing on the voyage of the HMS Beagle.

Renowned experts will be on board to highlight Darwin’s landing points and his scientific discoveries.
Two centuries after his birth, Darwin continues to surprise the world with his theories on natural selection, his detailed observations and interpretations. Charles Darwin left the world his amazing legacy after sailing through Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, and you can trace his steps.

October 19 / Ushuaia – Punta Arenas
October 22 / Punta Arenas – Ushuaia


Presentations on the various aspects of Charles Darwin’s voyages will be given by experts in the field:
Gerardo Bartolomé (Argentina), John Woram (USA) & Sergio Zagier

  • Darwin before the Voyage of the Beagle
  • Darwin in Tierra del Fuego
  • Darwin: a witness of a long lost world
  • Darwin and Fitz Roy after the Beagle
  • The scientific clues of the Voyage of the Beagle
  • Evolution. Only a Theory?

Both routes include sites visited by Darwin during his voyage on the HMS Beagle. You will sail through the channels of Tierra del Fuego and Wulaia Bay with sightings of the Holanda Glacier, Wollaston Islands and the Italia Glacier, where he made many of his discoveries and observations.

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