From the vast ice fields of Argentina to the awe-inspiring fjords of Chile, journey to the remarkable region on a Private Tour with National Geographic. Explore Patagonia by foot, in 4x4 and on horseback during a variety of excursions that will take you into the heart of this magical land where stunning scenery can be found around every corner. From the imposing spires of Monte Fitz Roy and the Paine Massif to the calving Perito Moreno Glacier and its iceberg-dotted laguna. Discover pristine hidden lakes, cascading waterfalls and open lands were locals upkeep age-old traditions.
Join a private guide for a hike beneath the iconic Fitz Roy massif in Argentina’s Los Glaciares National Park.
Stay at the stunning Tierra Patagonia, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World at the edge of Torres del Paine National Park.
Accompanied by a gaucho, ride horseback through an ancient forest to a lookout point with a panoramic view of the Paine massif.
Itinerary - 10 Days
1 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Arrive in Buenos Aires and spend the day at leisure, or go on an optional private city tour.
Mio Buenos Aires
2-3 El Chaltén / Monte Fitz Roy
Fly to El Calafate in the southern Andes and take a scenic drive to El Chaltén, situated at the northern edge of Los Glaciares National Park. The following day join a private guide for a trek to the Laguna de los Tres, a turquoise lake framed by the jagged peaks of Monte Fitz Roy.
Hosteria Senderos (B/L Daily)
4-5 El Calafate/Perito Moreno Glacier
Return to El Calafate to explore on your own. The next day, witness the calving of the Perito Moreno Glacier from nearby walkways, then join a boat cruise on the lake for a different perspective.
Posada los Alamos (B/L Daily)
6–10 Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile
Drive to Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World overlooking Lake Sarmiento at the edge of Torres del Paine National Park. Take an architecture tour of this award-winning structure, an experience reserved exclusively for National Geographic travellers. Spend the next three days exploring the park’s stunning wonders in a variety of ways, including hiking, walking, and horseback-riding. On your final morning, transfer to Punta Arenas and connect with your flight home.
Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa (Days 6–9: B/L/D Daily; Day 10: B)