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Day 1: Flight to Trelew and transfer to Puerto Pirámides

Stop At: Puerto Piramides 9121 Argentina
You will leave the capital on a flight to Trelew, you will be transferred to Puerto Pirámides (2hs approx.), in the heart of the Valdés Peninsula. On the road you will enjoy the landscapes: steppes with impressive desert landscapes. After approximately 2 hours of travel, you will arrive at your accommodation, a charming inn located 150 meters from the beach. Afternoon and free night to rest and walk around Puerto Pirámides.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 2: Whales watching navigation & Peninsula Valdés Tour

Stop At: Peninsula Valdes, Puerto Madryn Argentina
In the morning (depending on the weather conditions), you will take a group navigation for an observation excursion of southern right whales, which you will be able to see swimming in the waters of the Valdés Peninsula (between June and December). The captain and his crew will tell you about the coast, its ecosystem and the natural life cycle of these giant marine mammals.

After lunch (not included), you will discover another part of the Peninsula Valdes where you can see some penguins, sea lions and seals. You can also visit the Interpretation Center and at the end of the day, you will return to Puerto Madryn, where you will spend the night.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 3: Flight from Trelew to El Calafate and transfer to the hotel

Stop At: El Calafate Airport, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina
After breakfast, transfer from your hotel in Puerto Madryn to the airport in Trelew (60km) for a flight to El Calafate. Arrival, and tansfer to the hotel in town.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 4: Visit to a local Estancia & Navigation to the Perito Moreno Glacier

Stop At: Perito Moreno Glacier, Los Glaciares National Park Argentina
You'll have an early start today for drive across the old estancias road on a small-group excursion. The guide will explain you about the rural life of the Patagonian farms and the indigenous influence. Then, you will arrive to the Estancia and enjoy a typical barbecue with the best wines of the country (included)

After lunch, we´ll navigate the South and Rico arms of Lake Argentino and disembark at Las Monedas beach for a walk in the wood (low level of difficulty). After sailing again you will reach the Perito Moreno Glacier. It is an enormous ice mass covering a 250 square km area and is one of the most wonderful glaciers in the world.

It is easy to approach the front of the glacier by walking along the footbridges (free time, around 2 hours)

Return to El Calafate during the evening by minibus.

Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 5: On the route from El Calafate to El Chaltén

Stop At: San Martín, El Chalten, Santa Cruz, Argentina
In the morning, take a local bus (3,5 hours approx.) to the National Capital of Trekking in Argentina: El Chaltén.

You can take the self-guided path to Mount Torre viewpoint. There are two path headers that start from El Chaltén. You will find a sign with a sketch of the route with times, distances and recommendations for you to take into account before continuing.

Another options are also possible, depending on traveler’s preferences.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 6: Welcome to El Chaltén: The village of trekking

Stop At: San Martín, El Chalten, Santa Cruz, Argentina
Free day to explore the area on your own. We suggest Laguna de los Tres path from where you will be closer to Mount Fitz Roy. This path has a moderate level of difficulty, around 10 hours.

Another options are also possible, depending on traveler’s preferences.
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Standard (***) hotel selected.

Day 7: End of the trip. El Chaltén to El Calafate

Pass By: El Calafate Airport, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina
After your breakfast you will go to the local bus and then to the airport in El Calafate (3,5 hours approx.) to catch your flight.

End of our services.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Ezeiza International Airport, AU Tte. Gral. Pablo Riccheri Km 33,5, B1802 Ezeiza, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Duration
7 days
Return Details
El Chalten, El Chaltén, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina
Inclusions
  • 7x Breakfast
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 6 nights
  • Entrances to the National Parks.
  • Transfers to the airport – hotel – airport – excursions/activities.
  • Guided tours and mentioned excursions English / Spanish speaking.
  • Entry/Admission - Puerto Piramides
  • Entry/Admission - Peninsula Valdes
  • Entry/Admission - Perito Moreno Glacier
Exclusions
  • Meals (except when mentioned) and additional staff.
  • Excursions indicated as optional.
  • Air transport (national and international), optional.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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