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Patagonia Highlights (11 days / 10 nts)

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Places Visited:
v/   Buenos Aires
v/   Puerto Madryn
v/   Ushuaia
v/   El Calafate
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Definitely a trip from one world to another, from Buenos Aires to the other world of Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego
Day 1: Arrive in Buenos Aires (city tour)
Day 2:Buenos Aires (day at leisure)
Day 3:Buenos Aires - Trelew (Punta Tombo) - Puerto Madryn
Day 4:Puerto Madryn (Peninsula Valdes)
Day 5:Trelew - Ushuaia
Day 6:Ushuaia (Tierra del Fuego National Park / Beagle Channel)
Day 7:Ushuaia - El Calafate
Day 8:El Calafate (free day)
Day 9: El Calafate (Perito Moreno Glacier)
Day 10:El Calafate - Buenos Aires
Day 11:Fly out from Buenos Aires


Hotels used in this tour
(hotels can be changed on request for most tours)
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Buenos Aires
Hotel De Las Americas, Buenos Aires
De Las Americas
165 rooms
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hotel site
Hotel Americas Tower, Buenos Aires
Americas Tower
100 rooms
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hotel site
Puerto Madryn
Hotel La Posada, Puerto Madryn
La Posada
24 rooms
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hotel site
Hotel Peninsula Valdes, Puerto Madryn
Peninsula Valdes
69 rooms
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hotel site
Ushuaia
Hotel Hosteria Patagonia Jarke, Ushuaia
Hosteria Patagonia Jarke
15 rooms
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hotel site
Hotel Los Acebos, Ushuaia
Los Acebos
56 rooms
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hotel site
Ushuaia
Hotel Altos Ushuaia, Ushuaia
Altos Ushuaia
22 rooms
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hotel site
Hotel Imago Hotel & Spa, El Calafate
Imago Hotel & Spa
54 rooms
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hotel site
Day 1:  Arrive in Buenos Aires (city tour)
Arrival and reception at the airport; transfer to the hotel. Afterwards, city tour visiting the most interesting places in Buenos Aires city: Plaza de Mayo, the Government House, the Cabildo, the Metropolitan Cathedral, Mayo Avenue, the Congress Palace, the Colón Theatre, La Boca neighborhood, Palermo, the Planetarium and La Recoleta with its cemetery where you will visit Evita’s grave. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Buenos Aires. 
Day 2:  Buenos Aires (day at leisure)
Day at leisure to enjoy an excursion to Tigre, the Gaucho Party or know more about Buenos Aires. Overnight in Buenos Aires.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 3:  Buenos Aires - Trelew (Punta Tombo) - Puerto Madryn
Transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to Trelew. Arrival to Trelew and departure towards Punta Tombo Fauna Reserve, the largest Magellan penguin colony in the continent. A tour around the reserve will allow you to appreciate, within less than a meter of distance, the funny way of walking of these sea birds that curious will approach you. The visit continues towards Gaiman, a town that keeps untouched its cultural and historical tradition of the Welsh settlement in the Patagonia. Continue towards Puerto Madryn. Overnight in Puerto Madryn.

From Mid-April to Mid-September the visit to Punta Tombo Penguin Rookery will be replaced by a tour to Valle de Chubut, visiting Trelew, Gaiman and other welsh villages.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 4:  Puerto Madryn (Peninsula Valdes)
Full day tour in Península Valdés, declared Mankind’s Heritage due to its geography, flora and fauna, features that turn it into a paradise of nature. We suggest In Puerto Pirámides, to embark for whale watching, available from July to early December (optional-not included). Return to Puerto Madryn. Overnight in Puerto Madryn.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 5:  Trelew - Ushuaia
Transfer from the hotel to the airport to board the scheduled flight to Ushuaia. Arrival and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Ushuaia.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 6:  Ushuaia (Tierra del Fuego National Park / Beagle Channel)
In the morning, excursion to Tierra del Fuego National park located 12 km (7.5 miles) away from the city. We will enjoy an excursion with multiple panoramic sights of the Beagle Channel, surrounded by mountains and forests of lengas, sour cherries, notros and flowers. Time for lunch. It is possible to take an optional to the Train of the End of the world.

In the afternoon, transfer to the pier to embark the catamaran that will take you to the Birds and Sea Lions Islands, through the waters of Beagle Channel, from where you will get an excellent panoramic view of the city framed by the Andean mountains. Arrival at the pier and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Ushuaia.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 7:  Ushuaia - El Calafate
At due time, transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to El Calafate. Arrival and reception at the airport; transfer to the hotel. Overnight in El Calafate.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 8:  El Calafate (free day)
Day at leisure for optional activities, we suggest an optional navigation to Estancia Cristina Discovery and ascend to the lookout from where you can obtain a beautiful view of Upsala Glacier. From April to September it could be replaced by All glaciers. Overnight in El Calafate.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 9:  El Calafate (Perito Moreno Glacier)
Departure from the hotel towards Perito Moreno Glacier situated within Los Glaciares National park. Because of its beauty it was declared a Mankind Heritage by UNESCO. During the excursion, it is possible to take an optional boat trip through Brazo Rico and enjoy a different view of the glacier wall from the water level. Return to the hotel. Overnight in El Calafate.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 10:  El Calafate - Buenos Aires
At due time, transfer to the airport to board the scheduled flight to Buenos Aires. Arrival and reception at the aiport. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Buenos Aires.

(Included meals: breakfast)
Day 11:  Fly out from Buenos Aires
Transfer from the hotel to Ezeiza International airport.

(Included meals: breakfast)
 

Itinerary:

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Trip type:
  Shared service
(can be done privately also)
Departures:
   Daily