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Argentina, Chile - Journey to Cape Horn

(17 Days)

Buenos Aires | Puerto Madryn | El Calafate | Torres del Paine | Punta Arenas | Stella Australis Cruise | Ushuaia

Day Routing
01 Wed Buenos Aires

Arrival in the Hotel Kenton Palace Buenos Aires.

02 Thu Buenos Aires

Half day city tour to visit the highlights of the city.

03 Fri Buenos Aires

Day at leisure for own activities.
Optional: Visit of an Estancia incl. barbecue lunch.

04 Sat Buenos Aires - Trelew - Puerto Madryn

Flight Buenos Aires - Trelew. Visit to the Penguin Colony Punta Tombo and then drive to Puerto Madryn. Overnight Hotel Peninsula Valdes.

05 Sun Puerto Madryn

Full day excursion to visit the Peninsula Valdés for wildlife observation incl. sea lion colonies.
Optional: from September until November Whale Watching.

06 Mon Puerto Madryn - El Calafate

Flight Trelew - El Calafate. Overnight Hotel Kosten Aike.

07 Tue El Calafate

Full day excursion to the Perito Moreno Glacier.

08 Wed El Calafate - Torres del Paine

Full day transfer from Calafate to Paine National Park in Chile (for FITs in regular bus w/o guide). 2 Overnights in the national park i.e. at Hosteria Rio Serreno.

09 Thu Torres del Paine

Full day excursion to the National Park Torres del Paine visiting the Laguna Amarga and the Cascada Rio Paine. In the afternoon boat ride to Grey Glacier (for FITs on seat-in-basis w/o guide; this excursion is only possible from October till March).

10 Fri Torres del Paine - Punta Arenas

Transfer from the national park to Punta Arenas (for FITs in regular bus w/o guide). City tour in Punta Arenas. Overnight Hotel Cabo de Hornos.

11 Sat Stella Australis Cruise

Embarkation on the very comfortable expedition ship Stella Australis for a 5 day cruise around Cape Horn from Chile to Argentina. The cruise includes full board, daily guided excursions by zodiacs to visit glaciers, islands and for wildlife observation. (visit Cape Horn depending on weather conditions). (Additional departures on request)

15 Wed Ushuaia

Arrival at Ushuaia pier and disembarkation. Visit of the southernmost city in the world and visit to the Museum of the End of the World. Overnight Hotel Los Yamanas.

16 Thu Ushuaia - Buenos Aires

Flight to Buenos Aires and hotel transfer. Tango Show at „El Viejo Almacén“ (Basis 2 pax on seat-in basis w/o guide). Overnight Hotel Kenton Palace Buenos Aires.

17 Fri Buenos Aires

Transfer to the airport and return flight.