The ships of Skorpios explore the western Pagatonian island maze with its impressive fauna, the glaciers calving into the sea and the fascinating culture of the island of Chiloé.
Ruta Chonos: Island of Chiloé and Laguna San Rafael
The MS Skorpios II, built in 1988 and completely renovated in 2010, is a mini-cruiser for 106 passengers, with 53 cabins (all with private bathrooms), two comfortable lounges with bar and a spacious dining room.
Travel season: Mid-September
to the end of April
Route: Puerto Montt - Puerto
Departure on Saturdays,
Arrival on Thursdays
Prices: approx. between 1400 and 3300 USD per person all-inclusive
This 5-nights sea voyage leads from Puerto Montt 1500 kilometers through the Patagonian islands to the Laguna San Rafael. You will visit typical towns and villages like Quemchi, Dalcahue and Puerto Aguirre. Discover the marvellous landscape of the islands of Conejos and Barrientos and in the Quitralco Fjord with its hot springs. One highlight is approaching the ice masses of the Rafael glacier.
Day 1 (Saturday)
Departure at 12 pm (noon).
Golfo de Ancud - Visit Quemchi - Golfo de Corcovado
Day 2 (Sunday)
Visit the fishing village of Puerto Aguirre - boat trip to the Barrientos Islands (seabirds and seals) - Punta Leopardos
Day 3 (Monday)
Lagoon and glacier San Rafael by motorboats - Fiordo Quitralco
Day 4 (Tuesday)
Landing at Quitralco, bathing in the hot springs, boat trip around the fjord - heading for Chiloé
Day 5 (Wednesday)
Golfo Corcovado - Boat trip to the islets of Conejos (penguins and other sea birds) - Visit Dalcahue - farewell dinner
Return to Puerto Montt. Disembark at 9am.
Departure and arrival times are indications only.
Ruta Kaweskar: To the glaciers of the Southern Patagonian ice field
The MS Skorpios III, built in 1995 and completely renovated in 2012, is a mini-cruiser for 90 passengers, with 45 cabins (all with private bathrooms), two comfortable lounges with bar and a spacious dining room with panoramic view.
Travel season: End of October to
Route: Puerto Natales -
Departure on Tuesdays and Fridays, Arrival on Thursdays or Mondays
Prices: approx. between 1815 USD and 2775 USD per person all-inclusive
This 3-night sea voyage leads from Puerto Natales along 700 km to the southern Patagonian ice field to explore some glaciers that descend into the sea: Amalia, El Brujo, Calvo, Bernal and Herman are just a few among the appr. 15 glaciers that can be observed from a boat, motorboat or on a walk to the glacier wall, where you can also discover the diverse flora and fauna of Patagonia.
embarkation at Puerto Natales, departure 5.30pm - Patagonian canals
- Brujo Glacier - Calvo Fjord
las Montañas - Alsina Glacier - Bernal Glacier - Angostura White
Puerto Natales, disambarkation approx. 8am to 9.30 am.
Departure and arrival times are indicative only.