Explore remote southern Patagonia on this 10-day adventure. This small group tour is fantastic for photography, wildlife, hiking and getting off the beaten track with a small group of like minded travellers.
In Punta Arenas, delve into the local culture and history of the area, there are even replica models of ships including Charles Darwin's Beagle to explore. Discover some of South Americas finest national parks including Chile’s famous Torres del Paine National Park, with its jagged, multilayered peaks, and the impressive array of animals found within the park like guanaco, rhea and puma. Visit Argentina’s Los Glaciares National Park, where we listen and watch ice calving from Perito Moreno Glacier and hike to get fantastic views of Cerro Torre Mt Fitzroy from El Chalten.
Learn about life in and around these wild mountains, turquoise lakes and windswept steeps along the way. Visit a working estancia or ranch, to witness rural life, and savour a typical Patagonia BBQ. Explore the lands Tehuelche people, entering caves where thousands of years ago they left marks on the rocks in forms of rock paintings.
This is a tour of overwhelming natural beauty...a perfect sample of the wonders of Patagonia.
Keen to see more of Patagonia, then check out our 18 day Wild Patagonia small group tour.
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"One magical day after the next - the landscapes, wildlife and hikes in Patagonia are really some of my favourite in the world, this place is so easy to fall in love with" Tara, Team Viva
Great tour for those that love the outdoors. Experience some of the best day hikes in South America including: Laguna Torre in El Chalten, and Las Torres in Torres del Paine National Park, plus visit a local working estancia, learn about local life.
Each day is a new adventure, from hiking the forest and mountains, watching a glacier calve, to photographing landscapes, looking out for condor and other wildlife, or over indulging in a local barbeque or Calafate ice cream!