Stella Australis

Sail past glaciers, hike through verdant forests, watch elephant seals and Magellanic penguins

Stella Australis

Constructed in 2010 the Stella Australis holds 200 passengers in 100 cabins. During this four night expedition cruise from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia explore two of the most unspoilt regions on earth – Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego.

The ship has four decks, with the dining room and galley on the Patagonia Deck, the reception and A and B cabins on the Magallanes Deck, Yamana Lounge with 24 hour tea, coffee and cookie station, and AA and AA Superior cabins on the Tierra del Fuego Deck, Sky Lounge, bridge and AAA and AAA Superior cabins on the Cabo de Hornos Deck, and the Darwin Lounge on the Darwin Deck.


Three lounges; bar; dining room; and small boutique.

Local Wildlife

Humpback whales, southern elephant seals, Magellanic penguins (October - March), king cormorants, Chilean skuas, kelp geese, and occasional Andean condors amongst a variety of bird life.


Expedition Ship


200 passengers


291 feet


100 double or twin cabins with picture windows, private facilities, satellite phone, security box, hairdryer, 110V and 220V output and climate controls .

Air Conditioning


Swimming Pool


John Melton
Area Specialist

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Punta Arenas -53.163833, -70.917068 Punta Arenas

So good to be able to have the holiday organised for us and to be collected/guided by enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides. Nice for the majority of the accommodation to be all inclusive. Met all our expectations. Nice to be able to review and select our hotels.

Mr PL - Surrey