Join Ultimate Patagonia Adventure in Argentina and Chile! If you love hikes and outdoors this trip is just for you! Enjoy most incredible views on Earth as you hike in the Fitz Roy area of Argentina, hike the epic "W trek" in Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park, ice-climb the giant Perito Moreno glacier, marvel the icebergs of Lago Grey, take a cruise across the Magellan Strait , a home to the largest penguin colony in Southern Chile!
Time of the year: March is the end of Summer - beginning of Fall in Patagonia, a time of the year when the landscape becomes golden-reddish and vegetation takes unique and beautiful yellow hues. A time when rest is delightful…. Ideal for hiking and photography lovers.
Weather: It is characterized by an unstable trans-Andean climate, with very strong winds. March being the end of the summer season, is still the warm time of the year, with average day temperatures of 12-15°C (54-60°F), with a low of 1°C (33°F) and a high of 23.5°C (75°F). Rain is very possible any time all year round. Always come prepared for the 4 seasons. As Patagonia climate is very unstable, all of them can happen in the same day.
Level of difficulty: Be prepared to the hikes of moderate to high level of difficulty, approx. 8-9 h roundtrip/ 11 -20 km daily. This trip is good both for beginners and advanced hikers, You have to be in a relatively good shape.
Altitudes: Both the popular Fitz Roy Range in Argentina and Torres del Paine in Chile are excellent options for low elevation day treks. Altitudes range between 120 to 1200m. Altitude gain on the hikes is approx. 700m, which is doable for the healthy person.
Accommodation/ Meals on the treks:
In Argentinian Patagonia - day hikes with return to chalet for overnight (dbl rooms with private facilities). Breakfast in chalet will be provided.
In Chilean Patagonia (W trek) - 3 nights stay in basic clean refuges. Mixed dorms for 4-6 people sharing (made up bunk beds), with shared facilities, hot showers. Full board will be provided (breakfast, lunch box, dinner).
12:31 AM - Departure from SFO (flight # CM 383). Stopover in Panama.
9:21 PM - Arrival to Buenos Aires, Argentina. (CM 279). Welcome to Argentina, the home of Tango, Evita Peron and Diego Maradona!
Meet & transfer to Hotel Two, neighborhood San Telmo