Trip to Patagonia with Iguazú (Ushuaia, El Calafate and Iguazú)

Trip to Patagonia with Iguazú, 9 days touring the most beautiful landscapes of Argentine Patagonia (Ushuaia, El Calafate and Iguazú)

 

 

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Description

A tour that combines all the landscapes of Argentine Patagonia. Let yourself be amazed by the unique sensation of feeling at the End of the World in Ushuaia, the imposing glaciers in El Calafate and finally jump to the most absolute contrast with Iguazu in the north of Argentina.

  • Feel the sensation of arriving at the end of the world (Ushuaia)
  • Visit to the emblematic Perito Moreno Glacier (El Calafate)
  • Close your trip in Iguazu visiting the waterfalls in a different ecosystem (Puerto Iguazu).

A classic and economically accessible trip as a first contact with the region.

Itinerary

Day 01. Flight to Ushuaia

flight to Ushuaia

Meeting with the driver and transfer to the domestic flights airport (Aeroparque) to take the flight to Ushuaia
Arrival at the Ushuaia airport, meeting with the driver and transfer to the hotel.
Rest of the day free.

Accommodation in Villa Brescia hotel>

Day 2 Visit to Tierra del Fuego NP

View of Tierra del Fuego Park
Turquoise Lake in Ushuaia

Pick up at the meeting point: Our tour guide will pick you up at the designated place in the city of Ushuaia to begin the adventure in Tierra del Fuego National Park.

Transfer to the National Park: We will go by bus to Tierra del Fuego National Park. During the trip, our guide will provide you with interesting information about the park and its unique flora and fauna.

Arrival at the park and visit to Lapataia Bay: Upon arrival at the park, we will drive to the beautiful Lapataia Bay. Here you can admire the breathtaking views of the Beagle Channel and take pictures of this incredible landscape.

Hiking through the trails of the park: We will continue our day exploring the park’s trails. Our guide will take you through lush forests and show you the diverse flora and fauna that inhabit this region. In addition, you will have the opportunity to learn about the history and culture of the native peoples who inhabited these lands.

Picnic lunch: In the middle of nature, we will enjoy a delicious picnic lunch. You will be able to taste typical dishes of the region and relax while soaking in the natural beauty that surrounds you.

Return to Ushuaia: Once our exploration of Tierra del Fuego National Park is over, we will return to Ushuaia. On the way back, you will have the opportunity to rest and reflect on the natural wonders you have witnessed.

Arrival in Ushuaia and end of the tour: Once we arrive in Ushuaia, our guide will accompany you back to the original meeting point, where our regular tour to Tierra del Fuego National Park concludes.

Accommodation in Villa Brescia hotel>

Day 03. Beagle Channel Navigation

Beagle Channel Navigation

We started our trip in Ushuaia, the southernmost city in the world. At 10:00 a.m., we board a comfortable and safe boat to begin our navigation through the imposing Beagle Channel. During the navigation, we will be able to enjoy panoramic views of the city of Ushuaia and the impressive mountains that surround it.
After an hour of sailing, we arrive at Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse, an icon of the Beagle Channel. Here, we will be able to observe a great variety of sea birds and, if we are lucky, some sea lions.
We then sail to Bird Island, a paradise for bird lovers. Here, we will be able to observe cormorants, albatrosses and other sea birds in their natural habitat.

Day 4: Flight to El Calafate

Meeting with the driver at the hotel, transfer to Ushuaia airport to take the flight to El Calafate.

Arrival in El Calafate, meeting with our guide at the airport and transfer to the hotel.

Accommodation at Koi Aiken Hotel>

Day 5 Free Day (optional : Navigation Spegazini and Upsala Glaciers)

Spegazini and Upsala Glacier Navigation

Day 8 Free Day (optional : Spegazini and Upsala Glaciers Navigation)

Free day to make any excursion you wish, such as navigation to the rest of the glaciers, a full day in El Chalten or a visit to the petrified forest of La Leona.

Accommodation at Koi Aiken Hotel>

Day 06. Visit to the Perito Moreno Glacier

Visit to the Perito Moreno Glacier
Perito Moreno Glacier

During this day we will visit Los Glaciares National Park, where we will have the opportunity to walk its walkways and be face to face with the imposing Perito Moreno Glacier.

Accommodation at Koi Aiken Hotel>

Day 07: Flight back to Buenos Aires and transfer to Iguazu

Flight to Puerto Iguazu (with stopover in Buenos Aires), at the airport of Puerto Iguazu our guide will be waiting for you to transfer you to the hotel and plan the next day’s activities.

Accommodation at the Jardin de Iguazú hotel>

Day 08: Visit to the Argentinean side of the falls.

Visit to the Falls on the Argentine Side

Early in the morning (around 06.50AM) we will start our way to Iguazu National Park.

Once breakfast is finished, we will hike 4 kilometers to the Devil’s Throat, being one of the first to reach the main viewpoint.

After having contemplated this wonderful show, we will continue our journey through the other trails that the park offers.
The upper part of the trail offers – in its 650 m length – aerial views. It usually takes 1, 30 hours with stopovers along the way; there are six large gazebos and seating areas.

The other path, called inferior, allows an approach to the falls. The trail – 1700 m – has 8 panoramic points of great beauty! This circular trail takes between 1.30 to 2 hours and offers views of some falls on the Brazilian side.
After this incredible experience we will return to the hotel.

Accommodation at the Jardin de Iguazú hotel>

Day 09: Visit to the Waterfalls in Brazil and return to Buenos Aires

Visit to the falls on the Brazil side

After breakfast we will meet the guide in the hotel lobby to make the half-day visit to the Falls on the Brazilian side.From the main entrance of the Iguaçu National Park a bus will take us to the path to have the perhaps more panoramic view of the area.

At the end of the catwalks on the Brazilian side, you reach the spectacular Devil’s Throat, where fourteen jumps fall to more than 100 meters with such force that there is always a cloud of steam surrounding these jumps and creating a multicolored rainbow.

We will tour the Parque Nacional de Iguaçu park towards the base of Salto Floriano and then we will take the elevator to the top of the falls, or we will walk along the falls at Salto Unión.
After this visit we return to the hotel and we will have the rest of the day free.

Return flight to Buenos Aires.

Services included in the price.

  • Airport transfers.
  • Accommodations
  • Excursions
  • Air tickets within Argentina.

Services not included

International flights
Travel insurance.
Extra and personal expenses.
Tips.

Route map