Southern capitals with classical Argentinean & Chilean patagonia

Buenos Aires city, Tango night, Perito Moreno Glacier, Torres Del Paine, Santiago de Chile

11 Days – 10 nights



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An impacting travel package to discover the cosmopolitan capital of Argentina with highlights of Argentinean and Chilean southern Patagonia. This trip combines amazing landscapes such us: the Perito Moreno glacier, the Nahuel HuapĂ­ National Park, and Torres Del Paine, as well as the possibility to add an extension in Santiago de Chile.


Highlights

• Be seduced by Buenos Aires, its glamour and its unique combination of traditional European flavor and trendy dynamics. 

• Experience tango and the passion of this popular art in an unforgettable show.

• Let the majestic Glaciers take your breath away and merge with the forces of nature at their most amazing.

• The landscapes will fascinate you across borders, as you will cross over to neighboring Chile in order to continue with the feast for your eyes and senses.

• Get to know the charm and diversity of modern Santiago de Chile city.


Operates: whole the year

Places and attractions to visit: Buenos Aires city, Tango night, Perito Moreno Glacier, Torres Del Paine, Santiago de Chile 

Region: Buenos Aires, South Patagonia of Argentina and Chile.


Overview

Day 1: BUENOS AIRES Sightseeing tour.
Day 2: BUENOS AIRES Day at leisure. Dinner and Tango Show.
Day 3: BUENOS AIRES Day at leisure.
Day 4: BUENOS AIRES - EL CALAFATE Day at leisure.
Day 5: EL CALAFATE Perito Moreno Glacier.
Day 6: EL CALAFATE Day at leisure.
Day 7: CALAFATE - PUERTO NATALES Bus to Puerto Natales in Chile
Day 8: PUERTO NATALES Torres del Paine National Park.
Day 9: PUERTO NATALES – PUNTA ARENAS – SANTIAGO DE CHILE City tour in Santiago de Chile.
Dia 10: SANTIAGO DE CHILE
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Itineraty Details

Day 1: BUENOS AIRES

Arrive and welcome to Buenos Aires.
Buenos Aires, cosmopolitan and elegant capital of Argentina, with a population of 12 million inhabitants, it is usually mentioned as the Paris of South America.

Transfer to the hotel and : Half day sightseeing tour
A different and original approach to discover the city’s most beautiful places, bars and avenues, to live her cultural life and to see her rich history come alive. A tour covering the outstanding points of interest: '9 de Julio´ Avenue, Colon Theatre (Opera House), San Telmo neighborhood, birthplace of the city, May Square, historical and political centre, La Boca district, famous for 'Caminito' street, May Avenue, Recoleta district, known for its Cemetery and Palermo, wide and beautiful park located in the heart of one of the most elegant areas in the city.
Overnight at the selected hotel.

Day 2: BUENOS AIRES

Day at leisure.

Optional suggested: Full day Gaucho Party tour at the country side or half day Tigre & Paraná delta.

In the evening, Dinner and Tango show
Buenos Aires is the birthplace of Tango, born in the brothels of the city, just before the beginning of the 1880s. Tango is not only a dance but also an obsession. Erotic and passionate, haunting and melancholic, it involves not only the body but also the soul. Tango has captured the popular imagination for over one hundred years to become no less than an international cult.
A 3 course dinner with selected Argentine wines and an excellent beef while enjoying, an impressive musical show where the main character is Tango.
Overnight.

Day 3: BUENOS AIRES

Day at leisure.
Overnight.

Day 4: BUENOS AIRES - EL CALAFATE

Transfer to the airport and flight to El Calafate.
El Calafate is located in the Patagonian steppe, on the border of Argentino Lake. It is the hub to visit different parts of Los Glaciares National Park.
Reception and transfer to the hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure.Overnight at the selected hotel.

Day 5: EL CALAFATE

Full day tour to the World Heritage Site of Perito Moreno Glacier.
The majesty of nature at its best. Seeing it, almost within touching distance, is one of nature’s most incredible experiences. This wonderful scenic area, Perito Moreno Glacier and Argentino Lake, is one of world's most scenic areas, declared “Universal Heritage” by the UNESCO. In front of the glacier, there are a system of balconies and footbridges that allow you to enjoy walks along different paths and to have really amazing views. Sometimes the deep silence is suddenly interrupted by the tremendous noise of huge pieces of ice that crack from the glacier and fall into the lake to float on the Canal de los Témpanos (Icebergs Channel).
Box lunch included.
Overnight.

Day 6: EL CALAFATE

Day at leisure.

Optional: Full day sailing to thebarrier of ice floes and other glaciers.
Overnight.

Day 7: CALAFATE - PUERTO NATALES

Transfer to bus station to take the bus to Puerto Natales in Chile, through the Patagonian steppe. El Calafate is linked by road with Puerto Natales allowing easy access to Torres del Paine National Park in Chile.
Arrival and transfer to the selected hotel.
Overnight.

Day 8: PUERTO NATALES

Full day excursion visiting Torres del Paine National Park.
The park is surrounded by huge, craggy mountains, including the famous “Cuernos del Paine” (Paine Horn). This tour will allow admiring the beauty of lakes and mountains of Torres del Paine National Park. You will admire breathtaking views of monumental peaks towering over turquoise lakes and rocky moraines. Inside the Park, you will know the famous Nordenskjöl lookout point with panoramic views of the mountain range and the Paine massif. You’ll feel as if you arrived to another world, surrounded by pristine landscapes. Later on, a walk of 400 meters is necessary to get close to Salto Grande a mighty waterfall. Finally the last part of our trip brings us to Grey Glacier and Grey Lake where you can see small icebergs at the back the great Grey glacier. In that tour you will visit the Natural Monument "Mylodon Cave", a huge 200 meters deep cavern where remains of prehistoric animals have been found.
Overnight.

Day 9: PUERTO NATALES – PUNTA ARENAS – SANTIAGO DE CHILE

Transfer to Punta Arenas Airport, to take the fight to Santiago. Capital city of Chile, Santiago is a vibrant and culturally diverse city.
Arrival, city tour and overnight.

Dia 10: SANTIAGO DE CHILE

Transfer to the airport for your flight back home or continue with extensions.

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Important note:

Please take into account that the VAT tax 21%. According to tax regulations in regards to foreign visitors, is not included on the accommodation portion of your quote.
To skip the payment of the VAT tax, we need a copy of your passport before arriving to our country.


AIR TICKET: Flights needed for this itinerary

Buenos Aires / Calafate / / Punta Arenas / Santiago
Flights in South America cost approximately $100 to $250 USD per segment (*Estimate fare subject to reconfirmation upon issuing tickets.).
Covitour can offer special rates on flights for this itinerary.



Included in the cost
  • Seat-in basis services with local English/Spanish speaking guide.
  • Buenos Aires city tour.
  • Dinner and Tango Show.
  • Tierra del Fuego National Park tour.
  • Perito Moreno Glacier tour.
  • Regular bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales.
  • Full day excursion to Torres del Paine.
  • All Transfers mentioned, to and from airports.
  • Daily breakfast and meals mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in the mentioned or similar hotels within the selected category with daily breakfast and tax (21%): 3 nights in Buenos Aires, 3 in El Calafate, 2 in Puerto Natales.
  • VAT and local taxes.
Not Included in the cost
  • National Park Entrance Fees.
  • International or Domestic Flights.
  • Insurance (Covitour offers Travel insurance with special rates for this trip. Please just let us know if you are interested).
  • Tips to local guides and drivers.
  • Porterage and tips at hotels.
  • Extra expenses at hotel or personal items.
  • Optional excursions.
  • Optional extension to IguazĂş falls,Santiago de Chile or other destination.

Particular conditions
All of the excursions described in the itineraries can normally be carried out. Notwithstanding the above, Covitour Incoming & Corporate and reserve the right, for technical or operative reasons, to reschedule, shorten, or alter all or part of the itineraries and/or excursions without prior notice, in order to safeguard the wellbeing and safety of passengers, preserve the environment, or due to any extraordinary circumstances, acts of God or force majeure. For the same reasons, the hours of departure or arrival of the excursions may be subject to change.

Optional Tours

Buenos Aires: Full day Gaucho Party
Buenos Aires: Half day Tigre & Paraná delta.
Buenos Aires: Full day to Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay.
You will sail a very comfortable speed ferry boat along the widest river on Earth and will walking along a small town used in old times to prevent enemies from attacking Buenos Aires. A walking city tour and a typical lunch are included (without beverages).
Calafate: Full day navigation to the barrier of ice floes and other glaciers.
Nautical Safari navigation

Tour at the country side. Arrive to an “Estancia” (Ranch) for a “Gaucho” (cowboy) experience. Barbecue, wine, popular singing and dancing show, will give visitors an idea about the Gaucho daily life, horse races, etc.

It may be hard to believe that a few minutes ago from the chaos of the city, Nature and silence seem to have defeated the piles of concrete and the frenzy of urban life. This visit to Tigre, the gateway to the astonishing Paraná River Delta, will allow us toboard a catamaran boat to discover thousands of islands and islets crisscrossed by rivers and brooks.

This is an amazing one-day tour to “Colonia”, a real Spanish and Portuguese colonial style city that has been declared World Heritage site at a stand still in the XVIII century, just at the other side of the Rio de la Plata river.

Sail among icebergs on a clear water lake. Early morning departure to Punta Bandera where the northern and southern arms of the Argentine Lake join.The tour goes through the Spegazzini and the Upsala glaciers, entering the bays that they form and also includes sailing in the cord of icebergs located about 20 km from the Upsala glacier.

During FD Perito Moreno Glacier: This navigation, gives you the possibility of watching from a totally different perspective the impressive walls of Perito Moreno Glacier and its constant falling walls of ice over the waters of Lake Rico.

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