Buenos Aires to Santiago via Ushuaia

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Venture deep into the frozen heart of Patagonia on this journey through some of the planet's most spectacular scenery. Discover the pulsating energy of Buenos Aires before heading south to Patagonia to explore some of the world's most breathtaking glacial scenery. Breathe crisp air while trekking through pristine wilderness, spot exotic animals and gaze in awe at the towering cliffs of the Perito Moreno Glacier. Head to Bariloche for indulgence and relaxation before finishing the adventure in sizzling Santiago. Along the way, meet friendly locals and be enchanted by the irresistible charm of this sensational region.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Buenos Aires

Delight in the rich culture of this elegant city. Wander grand boulevards and admire the city's buildings.

Day 3 Monte Hermoso

Survey the vast plains of the Pampas - home to the gauchos, Argentina's proud cowboys.

Days 4-5 Puerto Madryn

Look out for magnificent aquatic wildlife while exploring the Valdes Peninsula with a local guide.

Day 6 Camarones

Witness the adorable Magellanic penguins that frequent the Atlantic Coast.

Days 7-9 Atlantic wildcamp

Pitch a tent and soak up the scenery.

Days 10-11 Los Glaciares National Park

Enter a world of incredible natural beauty. Hike past crystal lakes, imposing mountains and stunning glacial scenery.

Days 12-13 Perito Moreno Glacier/El Calafate

Gaze in awe as huge chunks of the Perito Moreno Glacier plunge into the lake below.

Days 14-18 Torres del Paine National Park

Trek through pristine wilderness and marvel at the park's granite cliffs, barren plains, clear lakes and dramatic waterfalls. At night, enjoy relaxing back at camp.

Days 19-21 Ushuaia

Cross the border into Chile and explore striking landscapes of windswept plains, virgin forest and swamplands. Look out for condors, buzzard eagles, seals and sea lions, all of which thrive in the harsh conditions. Continue on to Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world.

Days 22-24 Magellan Straits

Catch a ferry across the treacherous Magellan Straits.

Day 25 Rio Pinturas

Travel through the rugged, mountainous landscape of inland Patagonia to Rio Pinturas. Pay a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage listed 'Cave of the Hands' and marvel at the well-preserved prehistoric rock art.

Day 26 Esquel

Relax in easy-going Esquel, the traditional southern terminal of La Trochita. In this chilled-out basecamp, admire the epic scenery at the foothills of the surrounding mountains.

Days 27-29 Bariloche

One of Argentina's premier holiday destinations, Bariloche offers a range of adventure activities to enjoy. The town is also well-known for its restaurants and chocolates, so be sure to work up an appetite.

Days 30-32 Pucon

Delight in the beautiful scenery of the Lakes District. Choose to go horse riding, rafting, hiking or perhaps treat weary limbs to a dip in the thermal springs.

Day 33 Salto del Laja

Travel through landscapes rich in agriculture to camp amid spectacular scenery.

Day 34 Santiago

Celebrate the end of a wonderful journey in Chile's enthralling capital.

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