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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 13 day(s)
Group Size: 4 - 16 people
Destination(s): Argentina   Chile  
Specialty Categories: National Parks   Glacier Tours  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 4295 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 4295 US Dollar (USD)

Explore remote Southern Patagonia on this 13-day adventure. Discover some of South Americas finest national parks including the Los Glaciers National Park, home to some of the worlds most stunning ice formations, Torres Del Paine National Park famous for its granite pillars, lakes and mountains and Tierra Del Fuego National Park, located in one of the most Southern regions of the world. This is tour of overwhelming natural beauty!

Tour Itinerary:

Days 1–4: After arriving into El Calafate you will be met at the airport and transferred to El Chalten, located in the stunning Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, and nestled quietly under the imposing peaks of Mount Fitzroy, named after the captain of the Beagle, who navigated Darwin’s Expedition of the area in 1834.
Enjoy a day out hiking in El Chalten, Argentina’s trekking capital, offering great views of Mount Fitz Roy. Get up close to the Viedma Glacier via a boat cruise on the Viedma Lake and a hike across the rocky promontory. Visit the Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the earths most dynamic and accessible ice fields.
Crossing into Chile we arrive at Torres Del Paine National Park where we meet our support crew and vehicle.

Days 6–8: Breath-taking vistas await you on hikes to the Greys Glacier, French Valley and Las Torres. For non-trekkers we offer a fantastic “Torres Light” programme.

Day 9: We arrive to the port town of Punta Arenas and enjoy a unique dinner prepared by a talented local chef who uses unusual local flavours.

Day 10: Enjoy your morning exploring Punta Arenas before crossing the Straights of Magellan onto the island of Tierra Del Fuego.

Days 11-13:Visit a King Penguin colony on the way to Ushuaia, the most southerly city in the world. Take a cruise on the Beagle Channel to view wildlife and learn of the regions history. Explore Tierra Del Fuego National Park and arrive at ’the end of the road’: Lapatia Bay.
Depart Ushuaia with wonderful memories, and a new respect of our wonderful planet courtesy of Patagonia.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Accommodation:
* 11 nights accommodation in standard hotels and guesthouses
* 1 night in hiking refuge in Torres Del Paine National Park
- Transport in our custom built all-terrain expedition vehicles
- 12 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
- Expert tour leader and local guides throughout
- Experienced Western driver/mechanic
- All National Park Entrance fees
- Viedma Glacier day trip – El Chalten
- Day Walks - El Chalten
- Moreno Glacier day trip – El Calafate
- Seno Otway Penguin Colony
- Crossing of Straights of Magellan

About This Supplier
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Location: England
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2010

We offer small group overland trips is custom built, deluxe expeditions vehicles throughout South America including the more off-the-beaten-track areas, ranging from 12 to 26 days. Also, custom designed tours for individuals or small groups which we can tailor to your exact needs. With over 14 years experience running...

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