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In Patagonia with Chatwin

Oriented to Cultural and Naturalistic people. This journey will bring you step by step through the book Chatwin wrote in his adventure in Patagonia. 

It's our pearl.

The Program includes: Buenos Aires; Peninsula Valdes; Gayman; Esquel; Perito Moreno Village; Lago Posadas (Hand painted cave); Calafate; Puerto Natales (Chile).

 

Quotation on request.

 

Number of nights: 
11
Period: 
October - April
Departures: 
Individuals
Minimum Pax: 
6
Difficulty: 
High
Itinerary: 
Day 1
Buenos Aires

Transfer (prívate minibús) from International Airport to 4* Hotel downtown. City tour in the afternoon. B & B in hotel.

Day 2
Buenos Aires/Trelew (Patagonia)

Transfer to Domestic Airport, flight to Trelew (Patagonia), transfer to Puerto Madryn hotel.
The guide will explain the complete overland through Patagonia. Welcome dinner at hotel.

Day 3
Valdes Peninsula

Full day excursion (all private services)to Valdes Peninsula, park fees included: marine lions and elephants, whales (from June to late November) lunch included. B&B in hotel.

Day 4
Punta Tombo/ Gayman

Full day exursion for the Penguin Colony at the Punta Tombo Provincial reserve. In the afternoon visit to Gayman, where a group of Welsh people settle down in the past and continue to Trelew with its main attraction: the moderm Egidio Feruglio Paleontologic Museum. B&B in hotel at Puerto Madryn.

Day 5
Puerto Madryn/Esquel (Dinosaurs Valley)

OVERLAND from Puert Madryn to Esquel (The Andes Mountains), visiting Dinosaurs Valley near paso del Sapo, central Patagoniaon the border of Chubut River. Picnic and dinner in hotel in Esquel. Total 580km.

Day 6
Esquel/Perito Moreno villaje (Ruta 40)

OVERLAND from Esquel through Ruta 40 to Perito Moreno village, box lunch and dinner in hotel. Total 550 km.

Day 7
Perito Moreno/Lago Posadas (“Cueva de las manos pintadas”)

OVERLAND from Perito Moreno villaje to Lago Posadas visiting the “Cueva de las manos pintadas”, the famous caves of prehistoric paintings. Box lunch. Dinner in cottage of Lago Posadas. Total 260 km.

Day 8
Lago Posadas/El Calafate

OVERLAND along Ruta 40 until Calafate, box lunch in route. Dinner and overnight. Tot km 550 km.

Day 9
Perito Moreno Glacier

Full day excursion to Perito Moreno Glacier, box lunch, dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 10
Calafate/Paine Towers/Puerto Natales (Chile)

OVERLAND from Calafate to Paine Towers National Park, visit of the park and box lunch. In the afternoon, visit to Milodon’s cave, the place where the famous English writer BruceChatwin looked for the prehistoric Milodon’s furs, as he described in his popular book. Dinner and overnight in 3* hotel of Puerto Natales (Pacific Ocean).

Day 11
Puerto Natales/Calafate/Buenos Aires

Transfer to El Calafate airport (Argentina), flight to Buenos Aires. Transfer to Hotel 4 stars downtown. B&b in hotel.

Day 12
Buenos Aires (Departure)

Transfer to airport and depart.

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