Become an adventurer in the Patagonian wilderness – one of the most remote and beautiful environments in the world. Visit the best of nature's attractions in Argentina before heading to Chile to marvel at Patagonia. From the tango bars and heaving streets of Buenos Aires, head to the striking mountain scenery, vast open plains, dramatic ice fields and advancing glaciers of Patagonia. Trek to the spectacular Laguna Torre and iconic Torres del Paine, hike glaciers and visit the quirky towns at the end of the world. Experience a South American adventure through this spectacular region of Argentina and Chile.
TRIP CHANGES FOR 2016/2017:
The itinerary of this trip will change from 1 October 2016.
In order to improve our trips we regularly review feedback from past travellers and our local operations team. As a result of that process, we have made a decision to switch the order of the itinerary and visit El Chalten before El Calafate. The activities and other inclusions listed in the current trip notes are unchanged.
The new itinerary will operate as follows:
Day 1 Buenos Aires
Days 2-4 El Chalten / Glacier National Park
Days 5-6 El Calafate / Perito Moreno Glacier
Day 7-9 Torres del Paine National Park
Day 10 Punta Arenas
Days 11-13 Ushuaia
Days 14-15 Buenos Aires
Discover Buenos Aires, Argentina's sensational and sultry capital. Tour its best sights, then explore its many corners at your leisure, from the star-studded Recoleta cemetery to the tucked-away milongas (tango halls)
Argentina's Perito Moreno Glacier must be seen to be believed. This mind-boggling natural wonder is one of Patagonia's true crown jewels
Explore the Patagonian wilderness around El Chalten, with guided day-hikes along two of its best trails
Adventure through the breathtaking Torres del Paine National Park on a three-day camping trip, with all your meals taken care of
Visit the world's southernmost city and spot wildlife on a boat cruise across the legendary Beagle Channel