November 9 24 2019 to

Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego

  • Preu

    € 2945

  • Type of trip

    In small group, from 6 to 10 people

  • duration

    16 days

  • Exit point

    Barcelona

  • Destination

    Argentina and Chile

Our destiny


This trip has been programmed to walk through the most emblematic areas of Patagonia, such as the Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina. Where we can see such famous and spectacular mountains as Fitz Roy and El Cerro Torre. The famous Lakes Argentino and Viedma, as well as the Perito Moreno Gelera, will fascinate us for its size.

Also in Argentina we can visit the Tierra de Fuego National Park and navigate the Beagle Channel to see the marine fauna that inhabits it, such as penguins, sea lions and a variety of birds.

In Chile, we will walk through the circuit of the W inside Torres del Paine National Park, declared Eighth Wonder of the World. We will go to the foot of Torres del Paine, we will see Cuernos, Valle del Francés, Lake Gray and also cross the Pehoé Lake with a catamaran.

All of this will be done with our guide Francesc Masó and it will be a small group exit.

The accommodations will be cozy hotels in the cities and in the Torres del Paine circuit we will go to refuges / camps, which are also very welcoming.

Strong points:

  • Group trip with guide from Barcelona
  • National Park of the Glaciers, with the legendary Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre
  • The Perito Moreno Gelera
  • The great lakes: Argentino and Viedma
  • The Torres del Paine National Park, with the Paine Grande, Las Torres and Los Cuernos
  • The Land of Fire
  • Ushuaia with the Beagle Channel where we can see the penguins

Itinerary:

Day 1: Flight Barcelona - Buenos Aires

Departure from Barcelona to 01: 30 in Buenos Aires. Night on the plane. Arrival in Buenos Aires at the Ezeiza airport at 11: 05, transfer to the hotel and visit from downtown, Plaza de Mayo, Casa Rosada, Puerto Madero. Sleep in hotel

Day 2: El Calafate

At 12: 15 wants to El Calafate, arrived at 15: 30. Transfer with two vehicles to the hostel and then visit the Calafate.

Day 3: Perito Moreno - Cerro Cristal

Go to the Perito Moreno Gelade, where we can walk through the catwalks that are in front of the ice cream. We will also have an opportunity to approach a boat near the ice blocks that fall to the Argentinian lake. Afterwards, you can climb the Cerro Cristal if time goes by. Sleeping in El Calafate.

Day 4: Cerro Castillo

Transfer to Cerro Castillo, border with Chile. Keep in mind that controls at border customs are long. Sleep in Cerro Castillo in Hosteria very welcoming.

Day 5: Torres del Paine

They will take us to the doors of Torres del Paine Park. We will go to the Chileno Shelter, where we will leave some 1 ¾ and then we will climb to the lake that is in the Base of Las Torres 2 h. From here we will admire the spectacular Torres del Paine. Then we will descend to the Chilean Refuge 1 ½ h, where we will stay to sleep in the refuge or camp.

Day 6: Torres del Paine - Lake Nordenskjold

We can return to climb early in the morning of the Chileno Shelter to the base of the Towers to see the sunrise, after breakfast in the same Refuge and we will go to the Refuge / Camping Cuernos 4 ½ hours, passing along Lake Nordenksjold, where we will stay to sleep.

Day 7: Torres del Paine - Valle del Francés

We will leave Cuernos towards the French Valley, going through the Italian camp 1 ¼ h, then we will reach the French lookout, 1 ½ h. We will return to Italian, we will pass by the side of Lake Skottsberg and from here we will continue to Pehoé Lake where we will find the refuge Paine Grande 3 h. Sleep in the shelter

Day 8: Torres del Paine - Gray Viewpoint

From Paine Grande first we will go to the lake of the Gray Lake 1 ½ h, to see the bottom, the continental ice cream when it reaches the lake, that on this occasion we will be able to reach the front itself, going through the Gray Refuge 1 ½ h. We return along the same path to Pehoé 3 h, where we will take the catamaran (spectacular views of the massif) that will take us, crossing the lake to Pudeto, where we will wait for the vehicle that will take us to Cerro Castillo where we will stay to sleep at 'Hosteria.

Day 9: El Chaltén

Chilean and Argentine customs formalities. Travel to El Chalten (about 6 hours), if we have time, we will go to a first viewpoint to see the Torre Cerro 1 ½ hours in one and the same way back. Sleeping in El Chalten, cozy hotel.

Day 10: El Chalten - Fitz Roy

This day we will approach Fitz Roy, we will go to a truck at El Pilar Hostería, where we will begin to walk to the Poincenot 2h Camp and from there, if the day is good, we will go up to Laguna de los Tres at the foot of the Fitz Roy 1h go up and ¾ h down. From here we can see the Laguna Sucia with the different needles that surround it, including the Poincenot.
Then we will descend to Laguna Capri 1 ¼ h. And from here we will return to El Chalten 1 ½ h, sleep in a cozy hotel

Day 11: El Chalten - Loma del Pliegue Lumbado

We will climb the Loma del Pliegue Tumbado 3 h, where we can enjoy beautiful views of the entire massif, Fitz Roy, Poincenot Needle, Cerro Torre, etc. We return along the same path to Chalten 2 h. Then transfer to El Calafate. Sleep at the Inn.

Day 12: Ushuaia - Beagle Channel - Penguins

Soon in the morning, transfer to the airport of El Calafate to take the flight to 08: 35 to Ushuaia, visit to the city. In the afternoon, the possibility to go with a catamaran, to see penguins and other marine animals on the Beagle Channel, about 4 hours (very interesting) Sleep Hosteria with good views.

Day 13: Ushuaia - Cerro de Medio

Climb to the Cerro de Medio with beautiful views of the City of Ushuaia and also the Beagle Channel. 5-6 hours back and forth. Sleep Inn with good views.

Day 14: Buenos Aires

Direct flight back to Buenos Aires. We will go to the hotel to leave things and we will visit the neighborhood of Boca. Sleep in hotel

Day 15: Return flight

At the 10 in the morning transfer to the EZE airport to take the return flight to the 13: 00 in Barcelona.

Day 16: Arrival to Barcelona

Arrival in Barcelona at 05: 30 in the morning


One of those moments of life in which you are glad to be insignificant before that great monster of nature. Impossible to stay indifferent.

Jaume Monés

WHO IT IS FOR:

Those people who are accustomed to walking in the mountains and who want to know this area quietly, walking and going through the most interesting places.

The view of the Gray Lake with the arrival of continental ice


Difficulty

Moderate, usually 5 hours itineraries with a day of 6h of effective running at a slow pace with a cumulative drop that does not exceed 800m.


Price per person

2945 euros in double room

The price includes
  • Mountain guide from Barcelona (Francesc Masó)
  • Local guide in some places
  • All road transfers mentioned in the program, in private vehicles
  • 3 nights in very friendly refuges in the Torres del Paine National Park in full board, or in its absence in camps but eating in the shelters.
  • In El Calafate, El Chaltén, Cerro Castillo and Ushuaia accommodation in cozy Hosteries (always in double rooms with private bathroom)
  • To Buenos Aires at Hotel 4 *
  • The breakfasts of the Hosteries, the Hotel of 4 * and the Paine.
  • Advice on the necessary material for excursions
  • Travel insurance: travel assistance, accidents, cancellation for justified reasons for the entire amount of the trip + flights.
  • The corresponding VAT
The price does not include
  • International flights to Buenos Aires (at 24 in January have a cost of 710 euros).
  • Indoor flights (at 24 in January they cost 490 euros)
  • Lunch and Dinner in the cities
  • Entrances to the National Parks
  • The catamaran on the Beagle channel
  • Everything not specified in the section includes.
  • Any mishap that comes out of our control: carved roads, adverse weather conditions, accidents, evacuation of injured, cancellation or delays in flights, etc.
How to make the reservation

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