The Ventus Australis – meaning ‘southern wind’ in Latin – is named after Tierra del Fuego’s distinctive weather. This impressive ship is perfectly designed to navigate the narrow fjords and channels that other vessels cannot reach. This means your Patagonian adventure will take you to hidden gems of the region as well as the iconic sites. Enjoy a range of activities and excursions on the latest Zodiac boats – ideal for landing in some of the remotest places on the planet. Explore vast lakes, get up close to enormous glaciers and trek across some of the most stunning scenery in the world.
See the world in style on the Ventus Australis. Guests can enjoy the ultimate comfort and convenience onboard with a range of modern facilities. Look out for local wildlife on the open-air roof deck, and unwind with friends in the panoramic lounge. As is standard on all Australis ships, this state-of-the-art vessel meets all regulations for both safety at sea and protecting the local marine environment. Your experience is paramount to the on-board team, comprised of dedicated housekeeping staff and expedition experts including naturalists, historians, and local guides who have unparalleled knowledge of the region.