Country
Argentina
Travel Type
Escorted Tours

Inclusions

Accommodation for 10 nights Roundtrip transfers airport-hotel Transportation as per itinerary Meals: 10 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner Visits: half day city tour of Buenos Aires, dinner & tango show, full day Torres del Paine tour, full day Balmaceda & Serrano tour, half day city tour of Santiago Local English speaking guides

Exclusions

Flights unless otherwise noted – Transfers unless otherwise noted – Meals unless otherwise noted – Gratuities – Beverages – Optional excursions

Additional Information

GROUP SIZE

Maximum of 16 passengers per group. Some shared services (tours, trains, bus transfers) are exceptions, where the group may join a bigger group for that particular service. ** ** Minimum of 2 passengers to guarantee this tour.**


1

DAY 1 SATURDAY - ARRIVAL TO BUENOS AIRES

Transfer in from airport to hotel in Buenos Aires, with guide.

Accommodation : Buenos Aires for 2 nights: Tourist category - Loi Suites Esmeralda Studio (or similar) Superior category - Argenta Tower Studio (or similar)

2

DAY 2 BUENOS AIRES

BUENOS AIRES CITY TOUR WITH LUNCH Shared tour with bilingual guide (Spanish & English) Duration: 4 hrs approx. Hightlights: Recoleta - Palermo - Plaza de Mayo - Puerto Madero - San Telmo - La Boca This is the perfect tour to discover the charm of Argentina's capital, from the chic districts of Recoleta and Palermo, to historic Plaza de Mayo, and architectural icons such as the Colon opera house, the Metropolitan Cathedral and the palace of Congress. The program finishes in old town San Telmo, home of the city's aristocracy until the late 19th century; Caminito street, in La Boca, the colorful shelter for Italian immigrants by the Riachuelo, and the young thriving restaurant scene at the Puerto Madero waterfront. Lunch included (but drinks not included). *Kindly note that the return after the lunch is not included. DINNER AND TANGO SHOW AT ALJIBE TANGO WITH ROUND TRIP TRANSFERS 2.30 hours duration - Shared Services. Beverages included. Famous for its amazing nightlife and for being the land of Carlos Gardel, Buenos Aires countless gastronomic and artistic options. Tango portrays the 'Queen of the River Plate' ('Reina del Plata'). We will enjoy an unforgettable night, surrender to the magic of this city that never sleeps and to the charm of this overwhelming and sanguine music —main protagonist of the night— while enjoying the best of its varied gastronomic offer. This typical early 20th century house is an ideal stage for a unique show: 15 artists, one tango orchestras, a folk music group, dancers and singer. Overnight in Buenos Aires.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

3

DAY 3 MONDAY - BUENOS AIRES TO EL CALAFATE

Transfer out from hotel in downtown to domestic airport with guide. Flight to El Calafate (not included). Transfer in from Calafate airport to hotel with English and Spanish speaking guide. Overnight in El Calafate.

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : El Calafate for 3 nights: Tourist category - Sierra Nevada (or similar) Superior category - Casa Andina Premium Sacred Valley (or similar)

4

DAY 4 TUESDAY - EL CALAFATE

FULL DAY PERITO MORENO GLACIER TOUR Duration: 8 hrs approx. - Shared Service with English or Spanish speaking guide. Fee included. The Perito Moreno Glacier rises majestically 80 km away from El Calafate. This is one of the largest and the only advancing glacier in the world, as well as the biggest attraction at Los Glaciares National Park, a 600,000-hectare protected area covered by an ice mantle. We will start by penetrating the Patagonian Andean forest and make a first breathtaking stop at *Curva de los Suspiros* (Curve of Sighs), where we will enjoy a first view of this incredible natural wonder. When we approach the glacier, we will walk down the catwalks to approach the glacier and admire from different panoramic points this wonderful creation of Mother Nature. We will be able to contemplate very closely when varied-sized ice blocks loosen and fall into the water with a great thunder becoming beautiful ice floes in the deep waters of the Lago Argentino. This day will be an unforgettable experience, a once in a lifetime delight. Overnight in El Calafate.

Meals : Breakfast

5

DAY 5 WEDNESDAY - EL CALAFATE

Free day for exploring Calafate at your own pace. Overnight in El Calafate.

Meals : Breakfast

6

DAY 6 THURSDAY - EL CALAFATE TO PUERTO NATALES

One way transfer out from hotel to Calafate bus station with guide. Regular bus tickets from El Calafate (Argentina) to Puerto Natales (Chile). Upon your arrival you will be meet and transferred to the selected hotel in Puerto Natales. (Private service without guide). Puerto Natales is the gateway to the Torres del Paine National Park and outdoor adventure in the Patagonia region. The small town is located on the Señoret Channel along a scenic fjord, set against the dramatic backdrop of the southernmost peaks of the Andes. As a tourist hub, you'll be able to find great food, supplies, and more to fuel up for your trek, along with local attractions to explore. Overnight in Puerto Natales.

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Puerto Natales for 3 nights: Tourist category - Vendval (or similar) Superior category - Weskar Patagonia (or similar)

7

DAY 7 FRIDAY - PUERTO NATALES

FULL DAY TORRES DEL PAINE NATIONAL PARK Inclusions: lunch, entrance fees and guide. Regular service Departure from your hotel to start a Full day excursion to the Torres del Paine National Park visiting Silla del Diablo, Milodon Cave, Laguna Sofia, Cordillera Prat, Lake Porteño, Lake and Sierra del Toro, Sierra Ballena, Cuernos del Paine, Lake Gray, Paine River, Salto Grande, Nordenskjold Lake Viewpoint, Sarmiento Lake, Amarga Lagoon, Paine Waterfall. You will return to your hotel in Puerto Natales. For this day we have contemplated a lunch during the excursion. Overnight at Puerto Natales.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

8

DAY 8 SATURDAY - PUERTO NATALES

FULL DAY BALMACEDA & SERRANO GLACIER (WITH LUNCH) (REGULAR SERVICE) Lunch included. Regular service We invite you to know the incredible world of the fjords. On the way you can observe native wildlife, visit the Balmaceda and Serrano glaciers and enjoy a delicious Whiskey with millennial ice. Overnight at Puerto Natales.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

9

DAY 9 SUNDAY - PUERTO NATALES TO PUNTA ARENAS AND SANTIAGO

Transfer out from hotel to the bus station. Regular bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas to arrive at the airport. Domestic flight to Santiago (not included). Upon your arrival to Santiago airport, an adssistant will be waiting to take you to your hotel. Please look for the sign with your name on it. Dynamic and cosmopolitan Santiago is a vital and versatile city. Home to many events showcasing the very best of Chilean culture, it also hosts superb international festivals of sound, flavor, and color. The Chilean capital breathes new life into all its visitors! Overnight at Santiago. (B)

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Santiago for 2 nights: Tourist category - Novapark (or similar) Superior category - Marina Las Condes (or similar)

10

DAY 10 MONDAY - SANTIAGO

HALF DAY SANTIAGO Shared service Described by the international media as a surprising destination, Santiago stands out for being a cosmopolitan and modern city that perfectly combines its traditions with a modern outlook. The tour will take you to visit the heart of the city and its emblematic sites such as the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, Santiago’s Central Postal Office and its Municipality. We will also visit the Moneda Palace, which is the government’s headquarters as well as the traditional neighborhoods of the historic city center. The tour also includes a visit to the Santa Lucia hill, named Huelén by the natives. It is a real urban oasis in the center of the city. There we will learn more about Chile’s history and enjoy some of the best views in the city. After knowing Santiago, we will arrive to Barrio Lastarria, famous by it cultural, inherited and gastronomical offer. The second part of the tour will take you to the eastern side of the city, to the financial heart of Santiago, known for its modern buildings, impressive glass skyscrapers and its impressive sculptures designed by prominent national architects. There, you will see exactly why this area is known as *Sanhattan* among the locals. Overnight at Santiago. (B)

Meals : Breakfast

11

DAY 11 TUESDAY - SANTIAGO

At proper time you will be transferred to airport in Santiago to take your international flight.

Meals : Breakfast

Rates per person, in CA$, starting from, double occupancy Land Only
  Twin Single
TOURIST CATEGORY 2289 3099
SUPERIOR CATEGORY / FIRST CLASS 2519 3499

 

Rates per person, in CA$, starting from Optional Excursions***
   
Full Day – Torres del Paine Base Las Torres** 349
Full Day – Estancia Patagonica 399
Full Day – Viña / Valparaiso 149
Full Day – Estancia Santa Susana with lunch, beverages and regular transfers 159
Safari Nautico Navigation Ticket** 49
4×4 Off-road Mount Frias with lunch** 159
All glaciers navigation & fee National Park 269
 
** Excursions based on a minimum of 2 passengers
*** Shared service excursions

 

FIXED DEPARTURES IN 2022


08 & 22 January 12 & 26 February 12 March 08 October 19 November 10 December

**Prices in this document are for information only; they were issued at press time, for the current year. Please note that due to exchange rates and temporary promotions, they can increase or decrease at any time. Contact your travel agent for the price and promotion of the moment The prices indicated exclude the contribution to the Customer Compensation Fund of $3.50 per $1,000 of tourism product or service purchased from a travel agent in Quebec