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    7-Night Pristine Patagonia CME Cruise *SOLD OUT*

    November 25, 2017 • December 2, 2017

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7-Night Pristine Patagonia CME Cruise *SOLD OUT*

Onboard the MV Stella Australis.

Leave behind the hustle and bustle of Punta Arenas and immerse yourself into the rugged, pristine, beauty of the Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel. Hauntingly spectacular vast glaciers beckon your deepest curiosities. Seals, whales, penguins, birds, and more are abundant along with the lush flora and fauna your expedition team will discuss. Conclude in undoubtedly intriguing Ushuaia and see the Les Eclaireurs lighthouse + take the southern most railway in the world!

Speakers

Dr. Kathryn Giles

MD, MSc, FRCPC

Topic: Neurology

  • Neurology practice in Cambridge, ON for 23 years
  • She has a special interest in ne...

Dr. Zain Chagla

MSc. MD, FRCP C, DTMH

Topic: Infectious Diseases

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Med...

Additional Noteworthy Features

Schedule

This course is designed for Family Physicians, Specialists, and Allied Health Care professionals. The aim is to provide evidence-based material as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs assessment to facilitate the faculty with the development of their presentations. 

Punta Arenas, Chile roundtrip onboard the MV Stella Australis
Neurology & Infectious Diseases

  • Sat, Nov 25 Punta Arenas, Chile

    Embark: 8:00 pm

  • Sun, Nov 26

    Almirantazgo Sound - Ainsworth Bay – Marinelli Glacier

     

    Tuckers Islets – Gabriel Channel

     

    CME 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

  • Mon, Nov 27

    Ballernero and O’Brien Channel – NW Arm of Beagle Channel Pia Fjord and Glacier – Glacier Alley

     

    CME 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Tues, Nov 28

    Murray Channel – Nassau Bay – Wollaston Islands – Cape Horn – Wulaia Bay

     

    CME 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    CME 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    CME 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

     

  • Wed, Nov 29

    Ushuaia – Beagle Channel – Puerto Navarino

     

    CME 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • Thurs, Nov 30

    Murray Channel – Nassau Bay – Wollaston Islands – Cape Horn – Wulaia Bay - Wulaia Bay

     

    CME 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    CME 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • Fri, Dec 1

    Cockburn Channel – Magdalena Channel – De Agostini Sound Aguila Glacier

     

    Free day!

  • Sat, Dec 2

    Strait of Magellan – Magdalena Island – Punta Arenas

     

    CME 9:30 am - 10:45 am

     

    Disembark 11:30 am

Our Group Will Be Visiting Many Exciting Stops

Punta Arenas

Punta Arenas is the capital city of Chilean Patagonia and the departure point for many expeditions to Antarctica. The city was founded in 1848 at the extreme southern end of the continent. Punta...

Almirantazgo Bay

A Chilean fjord in the far south of the country that cuts deeply into the west coast of the Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, extending southeastwards from the Whiteside Channel.

Parry Glacier

Backed by snow-dusted peaks, the glacier-cut fjords, or senos, of the coast are home to, leopard seals and the occasional beaver. Hear the interesting facts your guide has to tell you and discov...

Agostini Fjord

Here find the perfect spot to see Marinelli Glacier decending from the Darw in Mountain Range in the distance; and appreciate how the land returns to life after glacial retreat.

Condor Glacier

Board your well equipped Zodiac and enter the spectacular De Agostini Sound, the fjord that separates the two branches of the Cordillera Darwin in the Heart of the Darwin Mountain Range.

Aguila Glacier

Here disembark on an easy w alk on the shore of a lagoon surrounded by mountains until we reach the glacier. We can see the cold rainforest of Patagonia and the movements that shaped the landsca...

Garibaldi Glacier

The sides of the Garibaldi Fjord are covered in a temperate rainforest. There are numerous side glaciers along the fjord with the Garibaldi Glacier at the head of the valley. Some of these small...

Pia Glacier

Arrive at the lookout point offering excellent conditions for observing the mountain range, there this impressive glacier originates and its entire displacement can be seen until it reaches the ...

Navarino

Navarino Island is a Chilean island located strategically between Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, to the north, and Cape Horn, to the south. The island forms part of the Commune of Cabo de Horn...

Ushuaia, Argentina

A former Argentine penal colony, serves as your gateway to wilderness where snowy mountains plummet to the icy waters of the Beagle Channel. Tried tested, step aboard the southernmost railway i...

Cape Horn

The mythical Cape Horn, an almost vertical 425m high cliff was discovered in 1616. For many years it was an important navigation route for ships sailing between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. ...

Wulaia Bay

A historical site which w as one of the largest settlements of the original canoeing inhabitants of the region, the Yamana. Charles Darwin went ashore in this place on January 23, 1833 during hi...

Seno Chico

After navigating through the Ballenero and Cockburn Canals, we arrive to Seno Chico to approach the Piloto and Nena Glaciers within the Darwin Range. Seno Chico is a majestic 10 km (6.2 mile) wi...

Magdalena Island, Punta Arenas

Isla Magdalena and nearby Isla Marta form an interesting ecosystem, making an obligatory visit for any visitor. Interact with one of the largest colonies of Magellanic Penguins, estimated to be ...