Patagonia Highlights Tour

Hike a glacier, visit incredible Mount Fitzroy and take a boat trip to Perito Moreno in this exciting tour of the best of Argentine and Chilean Patagonia. Round off your trip with tours of Buenos Aires and the wine region of Chile.

Highlights

  • Watch huge chunks of ice crashing off Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Take in the sights of exciting Buenos Aires
  • Hike on a Glacier
  • Experience the beauty of Torres del Paine National Park with an overnight stay
Day 1 Arrive in Buenos Aires
Day 2 Tour of Buenos Aires
Day 3 Travel to El Calafate
Day 4 Perito Moreno
Day 5 Travel to El Chalten
Day 6 Cerro Torre
Day 7 El Chalten to El Calafate
Day 8 Ice Museum
Day 9 Travel to Torres del Paine
Day 10 Torres del Paine
Day 11 Patagonia to Santiago
Day 12 Santiago de Chile Wine Tour
Day 13 Fly Home
Full Itinerary

Included

  • Accommodation with breakfasts.
  • Flights within Chile and Argentina
  • All tours, land transportation and entry fees.

Not included

  • International flights to and from Latin America. The price and schedule vary, we can quote a flight inclusive price according to your travel dates.

Itinerary - Patagonia Highlights Tour

Day 1. Arrive in Buenos Aires

Your private car will pick you up and take you to your city centre hotel.

Day 2. Tour of Buenos Aires

You choose how you want to tour this exciting city; by car, on foot or by bike.

Day 3. Travel to El Calafate

Fly to the pretty town of El Calafate in the far south of Argentina. There we pick you up and take you to your cosy hotel.

Day 4. Perito Moreno

Full day tour of this incredible growing glacier including a boat trip right up to the face of the glacier.

Day 5. Travel to El Chalten

Travel through gorgeous Glaciares National Park to El Chalten; a hiker’s paradise with options for easy or more challenging routes

Day 6. Cerro Torre

Full day hiking through stunning scenery to Cerro Torre Mountain and Glacier. There your guide will help you to put on ropes and crampons and begin your adventure trekking and climbing over the ice.

Day 7. El Chalten to El Calafate

You have the morning to take advantage of some of the short treks in El Chalten before returning to El Calafate.

Day 8. Ice Museum

To complete your Patagonia experience visit this brand new museum to find out about the Patagonian ice fields and sip a drink in the museum bar, made entirely of ice Optional Estancia visit.

Day 9. Travel to Torres del Paine

Travel over the border into Chile to Torres del Paine National Park. We take you to your comfortable lodge right in the centre of the park.

Day 10. Torres del Paine

A full day tour of the park’s lakes and nature with opportunities for short or long hikes. In the afternoon travel to the town of Puerto Natales.

Day 11. Patagonia to Santiago

Travel to Punta Arenas for your short flight to Santiago de Chile.

Day 12. Santiago de Chile Wine Tour

Just outside of Santiago are some of the continent’s best wineries. Take a tour to this beautiful wine growing area for a tour and tasting at a selection of wineries.

Day 13. Fly Home

Today your driver will take you to the airport for your flight home.

Accommodation - Patagonia Highlights Tour

We work with accommodation from 3 star and upwards. Prices are based on 2 people sharing a room in a 3 star hotel. Ask us for upgrade recommendations and prices.

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Hotel Pulitzer Buenos Aires

Located in the heart of Buenos Aires, the Hotel Pulitzer is a newly built hotel with a fresh cosmopolitan atmosphere.

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Hotel Madero Buenos Aires

Situated in the modern Madero district of Buenos Aires with its many restaurants and amenities.

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Legado Mitico Buenos Aires

This Argentine-owned hotel reflects the character and culture of the country, giving it a unique individuality.

Kosten Aike El Calafate

Prominent Argentine artists recreated the ancestral Tehuelche Patagonian designs making their contribution to this unique hotel.

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Hosteria Senderos El Chalten

This small hotel has been built in the Patagonian traditional style.

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Destino Sur El Chalten

Comfortably close to everything, Hotel Destino Sur is strategically located.

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Hotel Orly Santiago

A well located 3 star hotel close to restaurants and amenities. It has a classy, French touch which gives it plenty of character.

Hotel Rugendas Santiago

A boutique hotel located in the exclusive El Golf neighborhood.

Expert Lowdown - Patagonia Highlights Tour

It’s really worth considering an upgrade to an all inclusive hotel in Patagonia if you can. All meals and excursions are included and accommodation ranges from the cosy tented yurts of Patagonia Camp to state of the art modern architecture that blends seamlessly into the landscape at Tierra Viva Patagonia.

Add a few days to hike your way around from El Chalten, a few hours journey from El Calafate.

Try Glacier hiking on Perito Merino, no previous experience required.

Flight Information - Patagonia Highlights Tour

Domestic flights are included in the price and we can also arrange your international flights. You can start in either Santiago or Buenos Aires, the trip works well in both directions.

13 days from $3790 pp

plus international flights

Stephanie

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