Travel Package – Discover Patagonia
Savor the best highlights of Argentinian Patagonia on an all-encompassing luxury adventure. Starting and ending in Buenos Aires, explore Tierra del Fuego National Park at the End of the World. Admire wildlife and spectacular landscapes.
Discover the magic of Los Glaciares National Park in a different way; a truly memorable experience visiting the world-famous Perito Moreno Glacier, and an exclusive Gourmet cruise exploring the Spegazzini and Upsala glaciers.
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
DAY 1 | Buenos Aires. Welcome to Argentina’s capital. Afternoon at leisure to settle in.
DAY 2 | Buenos Aires. Half-day tour discovering the city highlights with a local guide.
DAY 3 | Ushuaia. Arrival in Ushuaia. Afternoon at leisure to relax or enjoy multiple activities at a luxury resort.
DAY 4 | Ushuaia. Half-day visit to Tierra del Fuego National Park.
DAY 5 | Ushuaia. Full-day navigation through the Beagle Channel and walk with penguins.
DAY 6 | Calafate. Welcome to the ‘’Land of glaciers’’. Time at leisure to explore this beautiful, picturesque city.
DAY 7 | Calafate. Full-day discovering the Perito Moreno Glacier balconies.
DAY 8 | Calafate. Full-day premium cruise navigation between glaciers.
DAY 9 | Buenos Aires. Return to Buenos Aires. Farewell dinner and tango show.
DAY 10 | Buenos Aires. Morning at leisure before returning home.
INCLUDED ON TRAVEL PACKAGES
- Private airport transfers
- Hand-picked accommodations
- Daily breakfast and selected meals
- Unique Activities
- English Speaking local guides
- Entrance Fees
- International and domestic flights
- Travel insurance
- Tips, City/Eco taxes
BUENOS AIRES | Loi Suites Recoleta
Executive Studio: 430 ft². Located in the heart of the exquisite neighborhood of Recoleta, the hotel shares the area with art galleries, restaurants, bars, and beautiful parks. The Executive Studio Room it’s characterized as being spacious and bright, with a simple and elegant decoration and a comfortable bed.
USHUAIA | Arakur Resort & Spa
Superior Valley View: 377 – 400 ft². Arakur is a luxury resort offering spectacular panoramic views, an in-out relax pool with 2 hydro-jets areas, multiple indoors and outdoors activities, sophisticated service, and unequaled gastronomy. The Superior Valley View Room is elegantly decorated with contemporary design and the latest comfort technology.
CALAFATE | Xelena Suites & Spa
Lake View Room size: 322 ft². Xelena is a modern hotel with the best views of Lake Argentino, exquisite gastronomy served in four different spaces, and a Zen Spa where guests can relax in front of this landscape after a long day of activities. The Lake View Room features a king-size bed, modern furniture, and technological equipment.
Activities in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires City Tour
During these amazing highlights of Buenos Aires, you will visit all the must-sees with a local expert. Your guide will show you the special things that make this city unique: its architecture, its people, and its customs. You will have the opportunity to visit La Boca, the legendary tango and football neighborhood, Recoleta, with the French-influenced palaces, San Telmo, with colonial streets and preserved buildings, and Puerto Madero, the most modern district of the city.
Premium Tango Show and Dinner
This musical genre declared human heritage, is much more than the memory of its golden decades. Today tango is exciting, moving, makes you fall in love, it is definitely alive and it is the real and vivid story of every-day life. In this experience, you will enjoy one of the best and most traditional Tango shows that the city offers, accompanied by a tasty Argentine dinner. Individual tables at the most exclusive sector just a few meters from the stage, from where no detail of the tango show will go unnoticed. A delicious menu, carefully chosen with an extensive variety of entrées, main courses, and desserts.
Activities in Ushuaia
National Park Tierra del Fuego
In this half-day tour, you will learn about the local ecosystem, the geography of the area, and its interesting history, while enjoying the beauty of the landscapes, with perfect photo opportunities at some of the major attractions. You will explore the unspoiled landscapes of Tierra del Fuego and discover the hidden beauties of this unique place. Created in 1960 to protect the southernmost forests of the Beagle Channel, the National Park covers an area of 69,000 hectares, combining marine, wooded and mountainous environments.
Beagle Channel Navigation & Walk with Penguins
You will sail to Birds Island to watch king shags and imperial shags living close to their nests. Then, you will head towards another small island where depending on the season, you can observe South American fur seals, and very close to this island is ‘’Les Eclaireurs’’ Lighthouse, an authentic symbol of Ushuaia. The tour continues towards Harberton Ranch, where you will be able to experience rural life in an imposing country house. Once at Harberton, you will sail from its harbor to Martillo Island, where you will be able to walk for an hour along with Gentoo and Magellanic penguins, experiencing a unique adventure.
Activities in Calafate
Perito Moreno Glacier
This Perito Moreno Glacier experience is a wonderful opportunity to explore and experience one of Argentina’s top attractions. This excursion allows you to spend the time you want to visit this incredible place, with several stops in viewpoints within the National Park and a visit to the runways, scenic spot peak. They are at different levels and let you contemplate the glacier from different angles and balconies. According to your fitness, you can reach the lower balcony and stay close to the glacier or get to the first balcony easily accessible for anyone.
Glaciers Cruise Navigation
A full-day journey to one of the most wonderful places in Southern Patagonia. Sailing aboard an exclusive catamaran you will experience the highest standard of comfort and gourmet cuisine, for a truly memorable experience. Los Glaciares National Park offers a magnificent combination of forest, lakes, mountains, ice, and steppes with over 200 glaciers. The most renowned being Spegazzini, rising 135 meters above sea level, Upsala covering an entire valley with an approximate extension of 765 Km2 and a length of 53km, and Perito Moreno Glacier, constantly advancing and causing the spectacular rupture of the wall of ice, providing one of Nature’s most impressive sights.
WEATHER IN ARGENTINA & PATAGONIA
Argentina is located in the Southern Hemisphere, with winter lasting from June to September and summer from December to March. Given the immense size of the country, the weather varies hugely from one region to another: subtropical climate in the north, temperate and humid climate in the center, and cold and windy climate in the south (Patagonia).
Iguazú Falls: this region is hot and humid year-round, with regular rainfall. The average annual temperature is around 75º F.
Salta: this region has dry winters and warm-hot summers. The average annual temperature is around 67º F.
Buenos Aires: characterized by a moderate climate with hot-humid summers and cool-dry winters.
Mendoza: this region is dry year-round, moderately warm during summers and cold in winters, with minimal rain.
Patagonia: famous for its temperament: summer and winter can be experienced sometimes in one day, with not only extremes in temperatures – ranging from 34°F (1°C) to 66°F (19°C) – but also in day-to-day sunshine, wind, rain, and occasionally even snow, sometimes even in the same afternoon.