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Best of Patagonia in Argentina
12 Days Starting at $ 2184

 


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This scenic trip to Patagonia allows you to drive through stunning landscapes, stay at secluded lodges and enjoy tons of outdoor adventure in Northern and Southern Patagonia. Discover pristine wilderness made of dramatic mountains, clear lakes and majestic glaciers. Plus, enjoy privately guided wilderness experiences where you can get up close Magellanic Penguins and Southern Right Whales.

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1 Arrive in Buenos Aires / Transfer to Hotel
Day 2 Buenos Aires/ Essential Tour of Buenos Aires
Day 3 Buenos Aires/ Dinner and Tango at best Tango Show
Day 4 Arrive in Bariloche /Transfer to Hotel
Day 5 Bariloche/ Panoramic Tour of the Lake District
Day 6 Arrive in El Calafate / Transfer to Hotel
Day 7 El Calafate/ Discover the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier
Day 8 El Calafate / Ushuaia / Transfer to Hotel
Day 9 Ushuaia / Explore the Tierra del Fuego National Park
Day 10 Arrive in Puerto Madryn /Transfer to Hotel
Day 11 Puerto Madyn/ Walk along with penguins and Whale Watching in Valdes Peninsula
Day 12 Return to Buenos Aires

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Day 1 Buenos Aires

Welcome to Argentina! Arrive in Buenos Aires, where you’ll be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel in Recoleta.
Today is yours to enjoy at leisure in Buenos Aires.
Loi Suites Recoleta.

Day 2 Buenos Aires

After breakfast, meet your guide and enjoy a half day tour of Buenos Aires to explore all highlights and most important districts of Buenos Aires.
Recommended additional activities include taking a walking tour of Recoleta District, ferrying to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay, or shopping the boutiques of Palermo Soho.
Loi Suites Recoleta

Day 3 Buenos Aires

The daytime is yours at leisure to enjoy the city however you please.
In the evening, enjoy a fun Tango lesson followed by a delicious dinner and tango show.
Loi Suites Recoleta

Day 4 Buenos Aires / Bariloche

After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby and enjoy a transfer to the airport, where you will connect with your flight to Bariloche.
Arrive in Bariloche, where you’ll be met by your guide and driver and be transferred to your hotel in Bariloche.
Afternoon at leisure. We strongly recommend visiting Centro Civico in downtown Bariloche and Mitre street where many local chocolate factories sell the best chocolate of Patagonia.
Alma del Lago hotel

Day 5 Bariloche

Begin your day with a panoramic tour of Bariloche and visit all highlights of the city and its charming surroundings.
Drive around Nahuel Huapi Lake, stop at a natural balcony overlooking Moreno Lake and the Llao Llao Peninsula, then cross the Moreno Lake Bridge and admire stunning views of El Trébol Lake. There will be plenty of stops along the way to enjoy the views and take photos.
Alma del Lago hotel

Day 6 Bariloche / El Calafate

After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby and drive to the airport, where you’ll connect with your flight to El Calafate.
You’ll be greeted at the airport and escorted by your driver to your hotel in the lakeside village of El Calafate.
Explore the vibrant San Martin Street for souvenirs, ice cream stores and great resturants or venture about half an hour west to Glaciarium Interactive Center to learn about the different phenomena related to glaciers in this part of the world. Visit the Ice Bar which has a 25min open-bar and a lot of good pictures opportunities. Be sure to bring your camera with you!
Xelena hotel

Day 7 El Calafate

Early in the morning, you will start a full day tour into Los Glaciares National Park. The scenic drive, punctuated by photo stops en route, transports you through the pristine Andean forests of Patagonia to the celebrated “Curve of Sighs”, where you’ll catch your first glimpse of the enormous Perito Moreno Glacier. This breathtaking moving wall of ice stretches nearly 3 miles across and soars more than 250 feet above the pristine waters of Lake Argentino. From catwalks and balconies facing the Perito Moreno Glacier, you’ll have unforgettable views of the glacier’s immense face. At the end of the afternoon, return to your hotel.
Xelena hotel

Day 8 El Calafate / Ushuaia

Today you will leave the city of El Calafate to fly south to Ushuaia, at the southern tip of South America -the uttermost end of the earth.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to fly to connect to Ushuaia. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by your Bilingual Guide and driven to your hotel.
The afternoon is yours to explore Ushuaia at your leisure.
Cauquenes hotel

Day 9 Ushuaia

Explore the Tierra del Fuego National Park on this half-day tour from Ushuaia. As you drive to the park, you will see the beautiful Patagonian lakes, rivers, and lagoons. You will see the local flora: Lengas, cherry trees, nires, and different species of shrubs and flowers. Ensenada bay and Roca Lake are some of the highlights of this tour. Take a ride on the “End of the World Train” while you discover Mount Susana and local fauna and flora.
Return to the htoel and free time to enjoy the rest of the afternoon as you please.
Cauquenes hotel

Day 10 Ushuaia / Puerto Madryn

Early this morning you will drive to the airport in Ushuaia to take your flight to the city of Trelew.
Your guide will greet you at Trelew airport and you will be transferred to the hotel in the city of Puerto Madryn ( your base for the next two nights).
The afternoon is yours at leisure to enjoy the city however you please.
Rayentray hotel

Day 11 Puerto Madryn

Today, you’ll have a diverse adventure exploring spectacular wilderness within Peninsula Valdes. Walk along with colonies of penguins, sail between southern right whales* and elephant seals on their breeding grounds on the Valdes Peninsula, together with some of the world’s most awe-inspiring scenery.
Rayentray hotel.

*Whale-watching is possible from late-May to mid-December*). Once the whale season is over, we replace this activity with the visit to a sea-lion colony, where we see cormorant nests and we go dolphin-watching.
At Punta Delgada, we go down to the beach to get near the sea-elephants that visit our coasts all year round. Later we will stop at Punta Cantor. A vantage point from where the outer coast of the peninsula and the amazing topography of Caleta Valdes can be appreciated. We will arrive to the city of Puerto Madryn in the evening.

An optional activity is to sail into the Golfo Nuevo gives us a chance to get close to the southern right whales for which the area is famous.(navigation is not included in this itinrary).

Day 12 Puerto Madryn

We retrace our steps back to Trelew to catch a flight north to Buenos Aires.
End of our services.

The program includes

- Private Airport Transfer from International Airport to the hotel in Buenos Aires;
- 03 nights in Buenos Aires, with breakfast.
- Half day City Tour, regular service with bilingual guide
- Dinner and Tango Show, including transfers from hotel
- Private transfer from Hotel to Buenos Aires domestic airport, driver only.
- Regular transfer from Bariloche airport to hotel.
- 02 nights in Bariloche, with breakfast.
- Half Day regular Small circuit tour with bilingual guide
- Regular transfer from Hotel to Bariloche airport.
- Regular transfer from Calafate airport to Hotel.
- 02 nights’ accommodation in El Calafate, with breakfast.
- Full day tour to Perito Moreno Glacier with entrance to National Park. Regular service with bilingual guide (Spanish / English).
Regular transfer from Hotel to Calafate airport.
- Regular transfer from Ushuaia airport to hotel
- 02 nights in Ushuaia, with breakfast.
- Half day tour to Tierra del Fuego National Park with bilingual guide
- End of the World Train ticket
- Regular transfer from Hotel to Ushuaia airport.
- Regular transfer from Trelew airport to hotel in Puerto Madryn.
- 02 nights’ accommodation at selected hotel in Puerto Madryn, with breakfast.
- Full day regular tour to Peninsula Valdes with bilingual guide
- Regular transfer from hotel in Puerto Madryn to Trelew airport.

Program does not include

- Air tickets
- Chair lift in Campanario Hill
- Personal expenses, travel insurance, and others not detailed in itinerary.








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