Cuyo and Patagonia Regions


Day 1: Buenos Aires – Mendoza

Reception at the airport.

3 star Hotel, free meals.

Day 2: Mendoza – Uspallata

A visit to a Wine Cellar in the Region of Cuyo. Argentina is nowadays one of the biggest wine producers of the world with an important amount of local consumption. During the afternoon a guided visit to Mendoza, its colonial downtown with long avenues planted with trees, and beautiful views from the Andes mountain range. Then we move to Uspallata, located at the foot of the mountain range.

3 star Hotel, free meals.

Day 3: Uspallata – Aconcagua – Buenos Aires

Excursion through the Andes rout o Paso de Libertadores to disciver the beauty of the landscapes. There we can observe the famous stone “Picheuta” that was built during the emancipation campaign of San Martin on the road to Chile and Peru. First sight of the highest mountain of America: Aconcagua (6992 meters). A short walk towards the viewpoint of Los Horcones Park, then a visit to Puente del Inca and its hot spring waters. Return to Mendoza on private transport to fly to Buenos Aires.

3 star Hotel, lunch included, free dinner.

Day 4: Buenos Aires – El Calafate – Chalten

Early flight to Calafate, reception at the airport and private transferring by bus to the mythical granite peak Fitz Roy of 3400 meters, a 3 hour journey from the steppe to the mountain range, beautiful Patagonian landscapes, Argentino and Viedma lakes, la Leona and Santa Cruz rivers, night at chalets or bungalows, BBQ dinner and good Argentinean meat at Chaltén, starting point of the expeditions and trekking. Local bus from Calafate to Chaltén.

2 star Hotel or cabin, free meals.

Day 5: Chalten – Fitz Roy – Piedras Blancas – El Pilar

Long and good day, visual approach of Fitz Roy and Los Tres lake, an 8 hour walk, with an 800 meters vertical drop, and a picnic with an amazing view of this granite formation. Then we descend through a different path towards the PiedrasBlancas glacier.

Night at El PilarHostería, meals included.

Day 6: El Pilar – Cerro Torre – Calafate

An early 30 minute journey by private bus towards the beginning of the walk.Approach to el Cerro and Torre glacier with a wonderful view of it. It is considered by climbers as one of the most difficult peak of the world to climb. Box lunch, return walk and then a five hour ride to el Calafate by local bus.

2 star Hotel, lunch included, free dinner.

Day 7: Calafate – Perito Moreno Glacier – Calafate

A visit to the outstanding Perito Moreno Glacier. It is a 4 km wide and 80 meters above the surface mass of ice. A gentle walk over the glacier supervised by a guide and wearing special shoes. Beautiful views of the Glacier cracks.

2 star Hotel, lunch included, free dinner.

Day 8: Calafate – Horse Riding To Cerro Frías

A short trip towards the Cerro Frias, near El Calafate. This tour goes through the wild and windy landscapes from Patagonia until we reach the 1030 meters peak where we can appreciate the Paine massif, the mountain range around Fitz Roy and the north branch of LagoArgentino.

2 star Hotel, lunch included, dinner.

Day 9: Calafate – Puerto Bandera – Sailing On Lago Argentino

We sail on LagoArgentino, from Bandera Port to Brazo Norte and BrazoUpsala of this immense glacial lake. The Upsala glacier is 60 kilometers long and 10 kilometers wide, and is more than a hundred meters thick.

We also sail towards Onelli Bay where we land and go for a kilometer and a half walk towards the convergence of Onelli and Agassiz glaciers. Sailing back we appreciate the Spegazzini glacier and the mountain rage walls to see the condors. Return to Calafate.

2 star Hotel, lunch included, dinner.

Day 10: Calafate – Buenos Aires

An early flight to BA, a walking tour to Plaza de Mayo, to the bohemian neighborhood of San Telmo and its particular market, then a visit by bus to La Boca and Caminito.

3 star Hotel, free lunch, dinner Tango show.

Prices include:

  • All tickets and tours
  • All meals
  • All transports except international flights
  • All accommodations
  • Tour guide

Prices do not include:

  • Taxes
  • Personal Insurance
  • Drinks
  • International flights
  • Airporttax

Estamos actualizando los precios.

Precio: Base 1 a 3 PAX US$ 0.00 por pax
4 a 9 PAX 0.00
10 a 16 PAX 0.00

 

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