Tagged: Australis (Ex Cruceros Australis)

Australis Builds Patagonia’s Profile

Ventus Australis  (Courtesy Australis)Australis closed outs its 2018-2019 season having two ships in service for the entire program, representing another capacity increase after welcoming the Ventus to the fleet in early 2018 and promising to take guests to the “end of the world.” The expedition vessels, the 2010-built Stella and 2018-built Ventus, are sisters, each with 100 cabins and each offering a unique four-night program in Cape Horn and Patagonia. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Patagonia’s Ventus Australis sets sail

Ventus Australis  (Courtesy Australis)Ventus Australis – the new expedition cruise ship built for Patagonian cruise line, Australis, for ‘bottom of the world’ voyages to Cape Horn and the glaciers and fjords of Tierra del Fuego – has met the sea for the first time. Latin for southern winds (Australis – southern; Ventus – wind), the new, 210-passenger Ventus Australis slid smoothly out of Punta Arenas for her maiden voyage. (etbtravelnews.global)