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From the ice-scattered wilderness of Antarctica, to the tapestry of cultures in South America and the spellbinding wonder of Iguazu Falls, this double-cruise and touring holiday will be one to remember.

The colourful city of Buenos Aires, is full of history, culture and natural beauty, with historic museums, acres of parks, street entertainers and fantastic restaurants to enjoy. Spend a night here before embarking Norwegian Star for your all-inclusive cruise. With its new adults-only area H20, the world-class Mandara Spa and ten bars and lounges, there’s a wealth of options to ensure your sea days are fun-filled and satisfying.

Settle in for an unforgettable journey from Argentina that will take you to Chile, the Falkland Islands, Antarctica and Uruguay. Admire the extraordinary beauty of snow-scattered landscapes, tranquil sapphire waters and majestic wildlife as you sail by Deception Island and Elephant Island as you get closer than ever to the South Pole. Further highlights include Puerto Madryn, where you’ll spot majestic whales breaching the waves and Ushuaia, nicknamed the “End of the World”, for being the southernmost tip of the globe.

Returning to Buenos Aires, you’ll spend two more nights here before flying to Iguazu Falls for a once-in-a-lifetime tour. Embrace the magnificent Iguazu Falls, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world, and experience both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides of the falls during a series of walking tours that will fully immerse you in its shimmering mist. Encased in tropical rainforests, wander through the verdant undergrowth as you drink in your surroundings of exotic wildlife and striking flowers, and listen to the deafening sounds of the tumbling cascades around you.

From here, you’ll fly to Rio de Janeiro for a hotel stay. Explore its famous beaches, savour mouth-watering cuisine and embark on an unforgettable tour of the towering Christ the Redeemer statue, where you’ll savour panoramic views across the metropolis and surrounding landscapes.

Bring your holiday to a sensational close with another all-inclusive cruise back on board Norwegian Star, taking you along Brazil’s stunning coastline to the Mediterranean, with stops in Malaga and Cartagena, before disembarking in Barcelona for a final magical night's stay.

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The Norwegian Star Experience

In keeping with NCL’s trademark Freestyle Cruising concept, the attractive Star lets you enjoy your cruise holiday just the way you want. Expect amazingly flexible and varied dining options and a great range of accommodation choices. Norwegian Star’s range of ultra-modern facilities and entertainment makes her the perfect choice for families, while couples seeking a romantic and peaceful time at sea will also find plenty of serene spaces in which to unwind and take it easy. The easy-going pace on-board means choose to eat and drink in any of the on-board restaurants and cafés as and when you care to do so.
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Dining

Try Aqua or Versailles main dining rooms for traditional fare; alternatively, there’s Cagney’s Steakhouse for premium steaks and seafood; La Cucina for gourmet Italian and the Sushi Bar or Teppanyaki for a slice of Japanese.

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Activities

Play a round of golf at the driving net or take part in a game of basketball or volleyball on the outdoor court. For relaxation, enjoy a spa treatment or the Thalassotherapy Pool or take a wine-tasting lesson at Wine Cellar.

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Entertainment

While the teens are playing pinball at the arcade or attending a disco, grab a seat at Stardust Theatre for a Broadway-style show, try your luck at the casino, enjoy nightly entertainment and dancing at Bliss Ultra Lounge or watch live sports at O’Sheehan’s.

Your 38 Night Holiday Includes

Day 1

25 February 2023

Enjoy a day at leisure basking in the seductive charms of Buenos Aires

With temperatures averaging a pleasant 21°C, you can soak up the best of South America in comfort. This colourful city is full of history, culture and natural beauty. With acres of parks and woods you can relax in, street entertainers and fantastic restaurants, you’ll feel welcome the moment you arrive. Drop into a parrilla and sample some of the finest steak or shop ‘til you drop in Palermo Viejo, a neighbourhood replete in upscale boutiques. Head to one of the city’s parillas for the finest steaks, with a glass of malbec, and finish off with a sweet treat such as the city’s much-loved ice cream flavoured with the delicious caramel dulce de leche.

bell orange  Overnight: Buenos Aires Hotel

Day 2

26 February 2023

In Buenos Aires, you’ll embark the sparkling Norwegian Star for the first of your all-inclusive cruises

Having undergone a major refurbishment in 2018, Norwegian Star is one of the most up to date ships in the Norwegian Cruise Line fleet. Boasting A-League status, it has fifteen contemporary and traditional dining options on offer along with a new adults-only area and USB sockets in all cabins. NCL’s pioneering Freestyle Cruising concept is still very much in evidence, though – doing away with strict dining times and restaurant schedules, so you can choose how and when you eat before dancing the night away, taking in a Broadway show or enjoying some of the world’s top cabaret artistes.

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Day 3

27 February 2023

Spend your first day at sea indulging in some of the sumptuous dishes on board

A full day on the waves of the Pacific provides you with your first chance to start taking your tastebuds on the journey of a lifetime, with endless culinary treats available from all over the world. A great place to start is the Moderno Churrascaria, serving classic and contemporary Latin cuisine. Beef, lamb, pork and chicken figure prominently, along with some must-try treats unique to the region like Brazilian cheese bread, coconut flan, papaya flan and mango rice pudding.

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Day 4

28 February 2023

Seek out majestic wildlife in Puerto Madryn

The gateway to the Tombo National Reserve, here you’ll find a vast colony of Magellanic penguins, Patagonian hares, foxes, gulls, dolphins and whales. The city’s Welsh influences are still evident in the old Welsh town of Gaiman, where you’ll find traditional Welsh tea houses that serve torta negra, a rich fruit cake.

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Day 5

1 March 2023

Drink to your adventure ahead with pre- or post-dinner drinks

The Norwegian Star’s selection of bars allows you to let your hair own in any style that suits you. For an old-fashioned, lively feel the Topsiders pool bar or British themed Red Lion pub have endless beers on tap; at the other end of the spectrum Gatsby’s and the Moderno Bar both have fully-trained mixologists for that perfect evening cocktail. Alternatively, there are endless bottles on offer in the Wine Cellar – a great excuse to try an Argentinian Malbec.

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Day 6

2 March 2023

Embrace spectacular sceneries in Punta Arenas

The city’s museums and colonial artefacts tell the story of this important port on the Strait of Magellan that used to welcome ships making the treacherous journey around Cape Horn. Today, Punta Arenas is still a gateway for those seeking adventure, either in Patagonia or Antarctica. During your visit, take a trip to Magdalena Island to see the Magellanic Penguins or take in the surreal beauty of the Torres del Paine National Park.

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Day 7

3 March 2023

Discover Ushuaia, nicknamed ‘The End of the World’

This morning, gleaming snow-capped mountains will greet you as you cruise through Glacier Alley. With an ethereal mist grazing the surface of the water, witness glaciers shedding huge crumbs of ice and listen to the cascading rumble of ice-melt tumbling into the water. Then you’ll arrive in Ushuaia, replete with opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing and kayaking. Embark on a boat tour and explore the Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse, the iconic lighthouse that stands at the southern end of the world, on a small islet of lush moss, with a backdrop of the snow-capped Patagonian mountains.

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Day 8

4 March 2023

With fifteen restaurant options to choose from, dining on board is an adventure all on its own

With a day at sea before your next port, you’ll want to tuck into the some of the great cuisine on offer in the ship’s many restaurants. There’s a plethora of Asian dishes to choose from in Ginza, or you could go for hearty pub fare in the friendly O’Sheehan’s Neighbourhood Bar & Grill. Alternatively, head to the aptly named Versailles for fine-dining.

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Day 9

5 March 2023

Discover the awe-inspiring beauty of Deception Island

Some 770 kilometres south of Cape Horn, the South Shetland Islands are usually the first land seen in Antarctica. Separated from the Antarctic Peninsula by the Bransfield Strait, nine major islands make up the group. The region was the first to be exploited by sealers in the early 19th century, and because of its proximity to South America, it still is the most visited by scientists and tourists. Chinstrap, Adelie, Gentoo and Macaroni Penguins all breed here. In addition, because it is the warmest part of the continent, large moss beds as well as orange, black, grey and green lichens grow –even hair grass and pearlwort manage to survive. Leopard seals, Weddell seals, crabeater seals, Southern elephant seals and Antarctic fur seals can be seen in the water and on the beaches.

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Day 10

6 March 2023

Marvel at the majestic wildlife that inhabit Elephant Island/Cape Lookout

Awesome glaciers flecked with pink algae can be seen approaching Elephant Island — so named either for its elephant-like appearance or for sightings of elephant seals here. Elephant Island is home to several Chinstrap Penguin rookeries, as well as 2,000-year-old moss colonies. Weddell seals and Macaroni Penguins can also be spotted. In 1916, when Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance was crushed in pack ice in the Weddell Sea, the crew was stranded here for more than 4 months finding shelter under two upturned lifeboats on the spit of land Shackleton’s men named ‘Point Wild’. The bust of the Chilean captain Luis Pardo has been erected here to commemorate the successful rescue in the tug.

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Day 11

7 March 2023

Escape to the adults-only retreat for some time with your loved one

Today you could spend a few hours in the adults-only enclave, Spice H2O. This section of the ship features a private pool, hot tubs, full bar, and uninterrupted ocean views. During the day, it’s the ideal spot for sunbathing in a lounge chair with a chilled cocktail while at night it transforms into a live entertainment venue with DJs, and fun themed nights.

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Day 12

8 March 2023

Embrace the landscapes of Stanley, capital of the Falkland Islands

Despite its legions of penguins, white sandy beaches, superlative lack of pollution and endless wide-open spaces, the Falklands are a wonderfully stolid British settlement with traditional red phone boxes, UK-style traditional buildings and pubs. You can even try genuine British fish and chips if you wish, though don’t expect to be overwhelmed by locals when you disembark your tender boat at the colourful capital of Stanley – as you and your fellow passengers may outnumber the entire population on this infamous, windswept outpost.

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Days 13 - 14

9 - 10 March 2023

Discover some of the delights on board during two days at sea

With two days on board, you can finally get to fully appreciate everything the Norwegian Star has to offer. Whilst the ship puts its colossal power unit to work, you can choose to let off steam in the Barong Fitness Centre with its state-of-the-art treadmills, ellipticals and spinners – or take a class if you prefer a more structured workout. If you prefer to stay in shape by playing games there’s also basketball, soccer and bowling – along with a ropes course, mini golf and climbing wall.

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Day 15

11 March 2023

Soak up the sun from the spellbinding beaches of Punta Del Este

Known for its beaches and its nightlife, Punta Del Este has so much more to offer. Visit the otherworldly Casa-Pueblo, the fish market and lighthouse at the port, and the lush botanical gardens. There are plenty of amazing restaurants to enjoy, and museums and art galleries to explore too.

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Days 16 - 17

12 - 13 March 2023

Disembark back in Buenos Aires for a hotel stay to prepare for your Iguazu Falls escape

Returning to spectacular Buenos Aires, you’ll disembark for a further hotel stay. Glamorous and gritty, Buenos Aires is two cities in one. What makes Argentina's capital so fascinating is its dual heritage—part European, part Latin American. Plaza de Mayo resembles a grand square in Madrid, and the ornate Teatro Colón would not be out of place in Vienna. But you’ll know you’re in South America by the leather shoes for sale on cobbled streets and impromptu parades of triumphant soccer fans. Limited-production wines, juicy steaks, and ice cream in countless flavors are among the old-world imports the city has perfected.

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Day 18

14 March 2023

Fly to Iguazu for a dazzling hotel stay and immersive adventure

Surrounded by tropical rainforest where colourful toucans reside, you’ll be accompanied by the distant roar of the largest waterfall systems in the world. You’ll get to experience the Iguazu Falls from both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides and get right up close to this magnificent spectacle, comprised of more than 275 falls, the tallest of which towers more than 82 metres high.

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Day 19

15 March 2023

Be awe-inspired by the Argentinian side of the falls on a full-day tour

Begin your Iguazu Falls tour with a visit to the Argentinian side of the falls during a walking tour. Rising up to 82 metres high, this is one of the great wonders of the natural world with platforms of basalt rock ground away over millions of years resulting in a fascinating, multi-level series of thundering cascades that you’ll want to photograph over and over. Starting at The Devil’s Throat, you’ll stroll along the catwalk through rainforest teeming with colourful toucans to the large balconies located on the edge of falls. The Higher Path offers breath-taking scenery from the clifftops while the Lower Path gives a great view of the rapids and falls lower down.

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Day 20

16 March 2023

Bask in the beauty of the Brazilian side of the falls on a half-day tour

Today you’ll explore the Brazilian side of the falls. In addition to the thrill of the falls, the whole area is surrounded by stunning rainforest landscapes – home to toucans, jaguars. howler monkeys and more. As you walk along the catwalks, take in incredible panoramic views of all 275 waterfalls – it’s the perfect way to complete your photo collection of this stunning natural wonder.

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Day 21

17 March 2023

Enjoy a final day in Iguazu at leisure

Following two days touring the incomparable Iguazu falls plummet from both its sides, today is yours to explore and enjoy at your leisure. Revel in your scenic surroundings or make the most of your hotel stay. Today is yours to do with as you please, whether that’s to continue your adventure or take a breath and relax ahead of the rest of your incredible holiday.

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Day 22

18 March 2023

Revel in the vivacious energy of Rio de Janeiro and wonder at the magnificent Christ the Redeemer statue

For the next part of your adventure, you’ll fly to vibrant Rio de Janeiro, the colourful carnival city that moves to an infectious beat. Rio deserves its nickname of the marvellous city, with its spectacular natural setting nestled between the mountains and the sea and fringed with crescent-shaped golden beaches. Today you’ll embark on a fully escorted tour which takes in two of the city’s most iconic sights, you’ll hop aboard a cog train to the top of Corcovado Mountain, through the lush Tijuca rain forest to the foot of the towering Christ the Redeemer statue. From this point you’ll enjoy panoramic views across the city and surrounding countryside as your guide points out some of the city’s greatest landmarks.

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Day 23

19 March 2023

In Rio de Janeiro, you’ll re-embark Norwegian Star for your second all-inclusive cruise

Norwegian Star’s range of ultra-modern facilities and entertainment makes her the perfect choice for families, while couples seeking a romantic and peaceful time at sea will also find plenty of serene spaces in which to unwind and take it easy. The easy-going pace on-board means choose to eat and drink in any of the on-board restaurants and cafés as and when you care to do so.

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Day 24

20 March 2023

A further day at sea will allow you to immerse yourself in dazzling entertainment

Today you could work up a sweat at the Barong Fitness Centre or complete a few laps of the running track while breathing in the sea air. In the evening there’s always a show to enjoy, be it a Parisian-themed dance extravaganza, seventies-themed music acts or tributes to legends of Las Vegas, including the Rat Pack and Cher.

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Day 25

21 March 2023

Discover the Afro-Brazilian culture and tropical coastline of Salvador de Bahia

This beautiful architectural city will captivate you from the first step on land to the last step off it. With brightly coloured houses painting you a masterpiece, it will not fail to dazzle. Step through the cobbled streets, soaking up the lively ambiance of delightful Salvador. Make sure you check out the markets and bars on the sunny seafront.

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Day 26

22 March 2023

With a great choice of entertainment on board, you’ll be spoilt on how to spend your evenings

On your next day at sea, you could glam up and try your luck with a game of Blackjack or Roulette at the Star Club Casino Bar. The refined atmosphere of Gatsby’s Champagne Bar is also an ideal place for a sophisticated cocktail party where you can drink premium wines and gorge on lavish snacks including caviar and pâté.

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Day 27

23 March 2023

Wander golden sands, lapped by aquamarine waters in Fortaleza

Considering its isolation on the Brazilian map, Fortaleza is a surprisingly large and is one of Brazil’s biggest cities. Fortaleza Is a magnet for tourists who come for the beaches and the electrifying atmosphere. Visit the truly spectacular beaches, rolling dunes and idyllic fishing villages up and down the Ceará coast. Drop in to one of the many Barracas (kiosks) serving crab and beer lining the beach.

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Days 28 - 30

24 - 26 March 2023

Raise a toast to your adventure in one of the many exquisite bars

The Norwegian Star’s selection of bars allows you to let your hair own in any style that suits you. For an old-fashioned, lively feel the Topsiders pool bar or British themed Red Lion pub have endless beers on tap; at the other end of the spectrum Gatsby’s and the Moderno Bar both have fully-trained mixologists for that perfect evening cocktail. Alternatively, there are endless bottles on offer in the Wine Cellar – a great excuse to try an Argentinian Malbec.

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Day 31

27 March 2023

Admire the views of forest-cloaked mountains from Porto Grande

The crescent of volcanic islands which form the Cape Verde archipelago lie 310 miles off the Senegal coast. Despite the name (Green Cape), all the islands are barren, but they offer dramatic mountain scenery and pristine beaches. Porto Grande, the port for Mindelo, is on the windward isle of São Vicente and covers an area of 88 square miles. Over 90% of the island’s inhabitants live in the capital of Mindelo, where the historic centre is characterised by old colonial houses and commemorative monuments.

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Day 32

28 March 2023

Spend your days at sea doing as much or as little as you like

Today you could spend a few hours in the adults-only enclave, Spice H2O. This section of the ship features a private pool, hot tubs, full bar, and uninterrupted ocean views. During the day, it’s the ideal spot for sunbathing in a lounge chair with a chilled cocktail while at night it transforms into a live entertainment venue with DJs, and fun themed nights.

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Day 33

29 March 2023

Admire the well-preserved buildings of Santa Cruz de Tenerife’s Old Town

The largest of the Canary Islands, Tenerife is towered over by a dormant volcano, Mount Teide, and its beaches range from golden yellow to black sand as a result of its unique geology. With year-round sunshine, spectacular scenery, rich colonial architecture and abundant marine life, Tenerife has plenty of attractions for visitors. Lanzarote’s César Manrique also designed Lago Martiánez, an attraction that integrates both volcanic rock and humanity in this renowned piece of work with artificial islands, gardens, bars and restaurants with salt water swimming pools.

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Day 34

30 March 2023

Admire the kaleidoscope of colours from Funchal’s magnificent flora

The Funchal city of today is very different from its fennel growing, pirate days of old. It is in fact a modern, cosmopolitan, rejuvenated city, well known for its many top-class restaurants and its warm all year-round climate and of course its most famous export, footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. Enjoy activities such as diving, surfing, and swimming with dolphins, or simply just enjoy a snack at the numerous “people watching” cafes and outside garden venues.

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Day 35

31 March 2023

Why not spend your last full day at sea savouring some of the delicious dishes on offer

This is your last chance to try a new restaurant on board. Lovers of classic Provencale cooking will enjoy Le Bistro, whilst those seeking a taste of la dolce vita will want to check out La Cucina. Other venues offer Thai, Chinese and Japanese cuisine; there’s a speciality steakhouse and seafood restaurant, a sushi bar, burger and ice cream outlets and – for those that want the ultimate cruise ship dining experience – a nine course slice of gastronomic heaven at the Norwegian Chef’s Table.

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