Patagonia Hiking

Active, Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires
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Tour description

As a destination for active travellers, Patagonia is nothing short of iconic. The very best way to do this South American region justice is to hike all over it. Trek through the crisp air of El Chaltén (with its crazy beautiful Cerro Torre mountain) and then to the area near the imposing Perito Moreno Glacier. In between, marvel at the giant sky, vast views, and big city appeal of Buenos Aires while you revel in a sense of personal triumph. Patagonia's ready and waiting for you.

What's included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Laguna de los Tres full-day guided hike (El Chaltén)
  • Class III rafting
  • Perito Moreno Glacier guided tour (El Calafate)
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Catch a glimpse of mt fitz roy
  • Marvel at perito moreno glacier
  • Savour the scenery in patagonia
  • Enjoy the vibrant city of buenos aires.

Itinerary

Day 1: Buenos Aires Arrive at any time.

Day 2: Buenos Aires/El Chaltén Fly to El Calafate and continue by bus to El Chaltén within Glacier National Park, marvel at the Andean mountains en route. Enjoy some free time in town or head out on a short hike.

Day 3: El Chaltén Jump into a raft and enjoy the ride through Los Glaciares National Park. Watch the mountains fade into the distance and paddle down Class III rapids.

Day 4: El Chaltén Enjoy a full-day guided hike to Laguna de los Tres and if the weather cooperates, a clear view of the Fitz Roy peaks. En route, take in the gradual changes in terrain from tree covered trails to exposed alpine landscapes.

Day 5: El Chaltén/El Calafate Explore one of El Chaltén's many trekking routes. Opt to explore the Laguna Torre trail to spot the dramatic Cerro Torre, hike to Laguna Capri or head up to the Condor Mirador to enjoy great views of the town. Afterwards, head to the quaint little town of El Calafate, and opt for a hearty dinner to refuel.

Day 6: El Calafate Travel to Perito Moreno Glacier for an included guided tour. Opt to take a boat ride on the lake to get a different view of the stunning landscape and marvel at how large the glacier is up close.

Day 7: El Calafate Enjoy free time, take a leisurely hike to Laguna Nimez or explore the souvenir shops and restaurants in town.

Day 8: El Calafate/Buenos Aires In the afternoon, fly back to the vibrant city of Buenos Aires.

Day 9: Buenos Aires Depart at any time.