Buenos Aires and Patagonia

Travel Type

Custom Travel

Duration

11DAYS

Starts In

Buenos Airies

Starting From

USD $5270

Buenos Aires and Patagonia

Argentina

The alluring and vast Patagonian region is an unforgettable experience for any traveller, particularly the adventurous types and this program combines the highlights of the Argentinean side of this picturesque region as well as the cosmopolitan capital of Buenos Aires.

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$5,270.00$5,675.00

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1. Uncover the details of your itinerary by clicking on the + sign.
2. For highlighted days, select your excursion using the Experience Builder (blue box on the right.)
3. After creating your custom experience, select your preferred travel accommodation style

DAY 1 Arrive Buenos Aires

A representative will be waiting at the airport for your pick up service and drop you off at your chosen hotel, to settle in and get ready for the following day’s exploring. Overnight.

DAY 2 Explore Buenos Aires

Discover the Argentinean capital’s many charms, beginning with the obelisk – one of the city’s architectural symbols located on the iconic 9 de Julio avenue, the largest avenue in the world. Drive and wander through the boulevards, European style plazas such as Plaza de Mayo, Plaza San Martin and Avenida Corrientes and admire the distinct style of the many different neighbourhoods of Puerto Madero, Palermo, Recoleta as well as the historic San Telmo and colourful area of ‘La Boca.’
Overnight.

DAY 3 Buenos Aires on your terms

Would you like to explore this elegant city by sailing down the waterways through the exclusive district of ‘Tigre’ on the river delta? OR would you prefer to immerse yourself in the two defining passions of the city – retracing the history and romance of the tango as well as Argentinean’s love of the world game – football? Would you prefer to taste your way through the country by taking part in a unique foodie experience OR be treated to the performance whilst enjoying an indulgent dinner at a famous tango house? Today you decide how you will experience Buenos Aires. Choose an excursion in the Package Builder

DAY 4 Journey to El Calafate

This morning you will be collected from the hotel and dropped off at the airport in time for your flight to El Calafate (included.) Pick up and drop off service from the airport to your hotel in El Calafate and time to relax before tomorrow’s big day of adventure. . Overnight stay.

DAY 5 Explore El Calafate

Today’s highlight will be travelling out towards Lago Argentinto and an encounter with the impressive Perito Moreno Glacier. One of the world’s largest remaining advancing glaciers, Perito Moreno is an incredible spectacle and your exploration includes a boat navigation to get up and personal with this ice formation to observe both its beauty and vulnerability. Watching and hearing the sounds of large pieces of ice as they crack and fall into the depths of the lake below is an absolute must see. (Entrances included, lunch is not. We recommend you arrange a prepacked lunch with your hotel or purchase from the kiosk on site.)

DAY 6 El Calafate on your terms

How would you like to continue discovering the Patagonian town of El Calafate? You can learn more about glaciology by visiting the local museum and finish you day with a dinner at a nearby estancia
ranch. OR you can spend exploring the farming county nearby with an excursion to a local ranch. OR you can head back to the National Park for a boat cruise through the glacier filled lake to discover Upsala and Speggazani OR if you’re the adventurous type, upgrade your previous day’s discovery of Perito Moreno to a minnitrekking adventure. (*Some restrictions apply.)
Choose an excursion in the Package Builder

DAY 7 Journey to El Chalten

Early this morning you will be picked up by your driver to commence your 3 hour journey to El Chalten. This town is the gateway to access the other side of Los Glaciares National Park and is home to views, valleys, glaciers and momentous hikes that rival other areas in Patagonia. Settle into your hotel for the night before tomorrow’s adventure.

DAY 8 Explore El Chalten

Start exploring this pristine part of Patagonia with an easy walk to Laguna Capri. (Shared excursion, half day.)

DAY 9 El Chalten on your terms

Today you have another opportunity to discover the beauty surrounding El Chalten and the neighbouring Los Glaciares National Park. Work through the options in the experience builder:
Trekking Fitzroy Laguna Los Tres, Sailing to Viedma Glacier and Viedma Ice Trekking.
Choose an excursion in the Package Builder

DAY 10 Journey to Buenos Aires

Farewell beautiful El Chalten and your driver will take you back to El Calafate airport in time for your flight to Buenos Aires. On arrival into the capital, you will be picked up and dropped off at your hotel as part of the final night of this experience.

DAY 11 Finish your journey in Buenos Aires

Your final day will include a drop off in time for your flight out of Buenos Aires.

Departs daily
Activities

6 guided excursions, 3 opportunities to decide how to explore different locations, 12 tour possibilities to choose from

Highlights

Elegant city of Buenos Aires, charming city of El Calafate, the awesome Perito Moreno Glacier, picturesque el Chalten

Includes

10 nights accommodation, return flights Buenos Aires to El Calafate, daily breakfast, choice of excursions in Buenos Aires, El Calafate, El Chalten, transport between El Calafate and El Chalten, pick up and drop off service from airport to hotels.

Best time

Spring and Summer months, October to March.

Visas

Not required but Australians must pay reciprocity fee to enter Argentina.

Currency

Argentinean Peso/US Dollar

Description

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