Sweep south on the Pacific seaboard of the Americas, admiring spirit-lifting coastal highlights as you travel between Guayaquil, Ecuador and Valparaiso, Chile in the epitome of at-sea luxury. Hand-crafted by our Journey Designers, this 11-day journey unveils a trove of wonders – from the colonial city of Trujillo to the imposing Citadel of Chan Chan.
Welcome to Guayaquil, the 15th-century second-city of Ecuador renowned as the gateway to the Galapagos, as well as the utopian beaches of the Pacific Coast. Here, you’ll enjoy a luxurious stay at the Hilton Colon Hotel, before boarding Scenic Eclipse to raise a toast to the start of your journey.
Acquaint yourself with the extraordinary amenities of your floating paradise as you journey southward through the swells of the Pacific. Relax in one of the on board Vitality pools, enjoy a plethora of wellness and fitness classes, unwind in the peaceful Observatory or enjoy a culinary adventure in Epicure, a specialist on board cookery school which introduces the flavours and techniques of the Americas.
Next, make port in Salaverry, an ancient seaboard city home to an arresting collection of heritage sites. Scenic Freechoice allows free rein over how you spend your time, be it exploring the Pyramid of the Sun and Moon, marvelling at the ruins of Chan Chan, or enjoying a wealth of discovery options on the coast, including unforgettable helicopter* tours.
After more time spent indulging in the ultra-luxury facilities of The World’s First Discovery Yacht, Valparaiso signals the end of your enchanting voyage on the South American coast.
*Subject to weather, availability and an additional charge