Do an alternative excursion and visit the most iconic places of Argentinian Patagonia.
Are you ready to live a unique experience? Start off with the Argentina Tours and discover amazing Patagonia through a new light. You won’t take the traditional routes so that you live an authentic experience among the local people. Don’t worry you won’t miss out on any of the main places of interest!
Duration: 7 days
Start Location: Puerto Piramides
End Location: El Calafate
Language availability: English, Spanish, French
Day 1: Settle down for your Argentina tours
After your arrival at Trelew Airport, you will be transferred to Puerto Piramides. On this 2-hour ride, you will have the time to observe the landscapes of the Valdés Peninsula. Then, you will be accommodated in a charming inn with a beach within walking distance. You can dedicate your afternoon to resting or to walking around the town.
Day 2: Take some time to observe the giant marine mammals
In the morning, you will go on a whale-watching excursion if the weather conditions allow it. The captain of the boat will provide you with information about the coast, the lifecycle of the whales and their ecosystem. You will also see sea lions and penguins before going to the Interpretation Center. Afterward, you will go to Puerto Madryn where you will rest for the night.
Day 3: Travel to El Calafate
After breakfast, you will be picked up to go to Trelew Airport. You will then take a flight to el Calafate. After that, a driver will transfer you to your hotel in town.
Day 4: Approach the Perito Moreno Glacier along the footbridges
You will learn about the local farms and indigenous life in Patagonia. Upon arrival at the Estancia, you will enjoy the best wines of the country around a barbecue. After lunch, you will sail Lake Argentino until Las Monedas beach. There, you will do a little walk in the woods before sailing until the huge Perito Moreno Glacier.
Day 5: Trek in El Chaltén
Travel to a well-known trekking place in Argentina: El Chaltén. You will be able to choose the path that you want to follow and trek to Mount Torre Viewpoint.
Day 6: Explore El Chaltén at your own pace
You will have a whole day to discover the area of El Chaltén at your own pace. A good choice in terms of trekking is the Laguna de los Tres because it will bring you closer to Mount Fitz Roy. This path will take you around ten hours.
Day 7: This is the end of your Argentina tours
You will leave El Chaltén to go back to El Calafate. Then, you will take the bus that will bring you to the airport.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.