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Saga Cruises’ Spirit of Discovery to sail 83-night around South America

Saga Cruises has unveiled seven new sailings for early 2021 with a headliner 83-night voyage to South America taking in the Amazon, Cape Horn, Punta Arenas, Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires and Montevideo onboard Spirit of Discovery

Spirit of Discovery’s longest journey yet departs from Southampton on January 6, 2021 with prices from £17,324 per person.

The clockwise circumnavigation of South America begins with an Atlantic crossing to Brazil and a week’s cruising through the Amazon rainforest. Other highlights include discovering the wilderness of Patagonia, passing through the Panama Canal and visiting Ecuador and Colombia.

Optional Galapagos

From Callao, Peru, there will be optional tours to the Galapagos Islands and Machu Picchu, while overnight moorings include Rio de Janeiro and Manaus, in Brazil, and Stanley in the Falkland Islands.

In addition Spirit of Adventure, which launches in August 2020, makes six European voyages from January to March 2021 including a 14-night Canaries, a 16-night sailing to north Norway and a 15-night springtime West Med.