Argentina Travel Package – Highlights – Grand Patagonia (7N)

Travel to Argentina and experience its wonders with this 8 Day / 7 Night Travel Vacation Package and Tour that includes Puerto Madryn, Ushuaia and El Calafate.

The Patagonia – Puerto Madryn, Ushuaia and El Calafate

With this amazing package you will visit the highlights of Patagonia. You will explore the Peninsula Valdes, home of worlds most important southern sea elephant continental breeding colony, Ushuaia – the southern most city in the world, Tierra del Fuego National Park and El Calafate – where you will find yourself at the gateway to the majestic world of glaciers. Also, this package includes excellent accommodations, tours and transportation, and much more.

There are several natural reserves with various species of marine fauna along the Patagonian coast, but none of them offers such a spectacular concentration of wildlife as the Peninsula Valdés. This peninsula located 1,400 km to the south of Buenos Aires and it projects into the sea forming two gulfs of sheltered waters. The peninsula is a meeting point for the southern right whales, which arrive here to complete their breeding cycle between May and December. In the northern part of the Peninsula the worlds most important southern sea elephant continental breeding colony can be found.

Located on the shores of the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia is the southernmost city in the world. There you can visit its Worlds End and Maritime museums – an old prison – and enjoy its natural surroundings.

Tierra del Fuego National Park is inhabited by diverse flora and fauna species. The park is home to red foxes, guanacos, beavers, and condors.

Los Glaciares National Park covers a distance of some 600,000 hectares with 47 glaciers, such as the Marconi, the Viedma, the Moyano, the Upsala, the Agassiz, the Bolado, the Onelli, the Peineta, the Spegazzini, the Mayo, the Ameghino, the Moreno and the Frías, all of them draining into the Atlantic. It has a breathtaking landscape of impressive glaciers descending from the continental ice field. Thirteen glaciers on the Atlantic side break into huge ice towers which plunge into the waters of lakes Viedma and Argentino.

Argentina Highlights 3 – Grand Patagonia Vacation Package (7N) includes

Hotels in Argentina:

  • 2 nights accommodation at Tolosa Hotel in Puerto Madryn,
  • 2 nights at Las Hayas Resort Hotel in Ushuaia and
  • 3 nights at the Los Alamos Pousada in El Calafate,
  • with daily breakfast.

Tours in Puerto Madryn – Argentina:

  • Full day tour to Peninsula Valdés, continental habitat of the sea elephant.
  • Visit to sea lion colony in Punta Piramide where you can also see sea lion rockery.

Tours in Ushuaia – Argentina:

  • City tour visiting the most interesting sites of the most southern city in the world.
  • Visit to the End of the World Museum.
  • Tour to Tierra del Fuego National Park visiting Río Pipo Valley, a rich area in fauna and flora, Ensenada Bay, lakes and lagoons.
  • Catamaran Ride: Beagle Channel visiting Paso Chico, Bridges Island, De los Pajaros Island and De los Lobos Island and Les Eclaireus lighthouse.

Tours in El Calafate – Argentina:

  • Full Day Tour visiting Los Glaciares National Park and the spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier.
  • Disembark at the the Bay of the Günter Plushow Glacier and hike near the glacier.

Observations

  • Transportation: Transfers from/to airport and tours in air-conditioned vehicles with local English speaking expert guide according itinerary.
  • Adventure: This is an easy paced trip perfect for anyone.
  • Group Size: Any group size.
  • Staff: Local professional bilingual guides will help you during the tours and transfers

Day by Day Vacation Package Itinerary

This is a Sample Vacation Package that we have created for customers in the past.

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Day 1 – Buenos Aires
Flight to Trelew. Arrival, reception and transfer to Punta Tombo which is located 120 km from Trelew on the oceanfront. From here, we will see the most important continental colony of Magallanic penguins with about one million of these charming animals coming together. Transfer to Puerto Madryn. Overnight at Tolosa Hotel.

Day 2 – Puerto Madryn
Breakfast. Full day tour to Peninsula Valdés, Caleta Valdes or Punta Delgada Fauna Reserve, continental habitat of the sea elephant. You will meet with these large mammals whose name comes from its striking proboscis (weight between 1 to 6 tons and about 6 mts long). Visit to sea lion colony in Punta Piramide where you can also see sea lion rockery. Overnight at Tolosa Hotel.

Day 3 – Ushuaia
Breakfast. Transfer to the Airport to depart to Ushuaia. Arrival and an afternoon city tour to visit the most interesting sites of the southernmost city in the world. Located at the shore of Beagle Channel in the background of the Andes Mountains Range we will be able to take a visit to the amazing the End of the World Museum. Return to the hotel. Overnight at Las Hayas Resort Hotel.

Day 4 – Ushuaia
Puerto Blest Tour and Lago Frias Navigation: This trip begins at Pto. Pañuelo on the Llao Llao peninsula. The boat navigates along the long and narrow Blest Arm. From the start and all along the way the landscape is spectacular: thick forest, imposing mountain peaks, transparent glacial waters. After sailing for an hour, the boat reaches Pto. Cántaros at Bahía Blest. You are now within the Valdivian Jungle due to the fact that it is one of the places, which receives heavier rainfalls: 3000 mm per year. Enormous trees like the coihue and alerce inhabit this jungle; a bushy grove crowded with creepers and liana and, thanks to the dampness, a proliferation of herbs, ferns, moss and fungi. Don’t miss the timber-lined path, which takes you to Laguna and Cascada Los Cántaros. This last one is the starting point towards the international pass Perez Rosales. At Puerto Blest there is an area designed to help you interpret how the local species grow. You will probably hear the roar of Río Frías. This river begins at Lago Frias and carries its milky waters into the Nahuel Huapi Lake creating and emerald green hue in all the surrounding area. Lake Frias can be navigated for 40 minutes to arrive in Puerto Frias where the road towards the international pass begins. Overnight at Llao Llao Hotel and Resort Golf-Spa.

Day 5 – El Calafate
Breakfast and transfer from Hotel to Bariloche Airport to taka a flight to El Calafate. Arrival in El Calafate and transfer to the Sierra Nevada Hotel. Overnight at Calafate Parque Hotel.

Day 6 – El Calafate
Departure by bus along the beautiful road by the coast of Lake Argentino, arrival to Los Glaciares National Park and the spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier one of the largest active continental glaciers in the world. Walk around the area to admire the beauty of the glacier from different point and enjoy the thunder noise of huge masses of ice falling into the lake. This Glacier was declared UNESCO world heritage. Return to Hotel. Overnight at Pousada Los Alamos.

Day 7 – El Calafate
Breakfast. Day at leisure. Overnight at Pousada Los Alamos.

Day 8 – El Calafate
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport of El Calafate to depart to another destination.

Tolosa Hotel – Puerto Madryn – Argentina
The quality of its facilities and services and a caring attention have made of it one of the favorite among those who visit the city. The Hotel is equipped with comfortable single, double and triple rooms, as well as suites. It offers Buffet breakfast, Fast food, Cafeteria service, 24 hours room service, Covered parking, Laundry and dry-cleaning, Internet (free), Baby sitter, Safe deposit boxes, Express check in / check out.

Las Hayas Resort Hotel – Ushuaia – Argentina
It is located in a natural forest of beeches (hayas) of 5 hectares, below the glacier Le Martial, 2.5 km away from Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world, capital of the province of Tierra del Fuego. Its rooms are all different but width a common style: refined and sober, all of them with external views and width some of its walls covered with 100% cotton Waverly fabrics matching with the décor of the rest of the room.

Pousada Los Alamos – El Calafate – Argentina
144 rooms with all the amenities exclusively decorated for the most demanding travelers, with a privileged view overlooking the gardens and mountains. You will find in this hotel a special venue for your stay in Patagonia to be unforgettable.