Argentina: Off the Beaten Path Patagonia

Hike with grampons, kayak over glacial waters, ride through forests, camp remotely and be rewarded at a luxurious lodge by a pristine water lake. 

Starting from $6,800 per person based on two travelers

Overview

  • Hike on the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Witness traditional Gaucho life at a Patagonian Estancia
  • Kayak glacial waters and hike through fascinating geological areas with a wealth of fossils
  • Ride through valleys on mountain bikes to discover forests, lagoons, crystal rivers and glaciers
  • Soak in rewarding hot tubs after 2 days of hiking
  • Stargaze from your remote campsite amidst snow capped mountains
  • Harmonize with nature in a forest immersed lodge by Lago del Desierto
Customize this journey

Country information

Argentina

  • Best time to travel

    October through April.

  • Day 1

    Hike Perito Moreno Glacier or Experience gaucho traditions

    Welcome to Patagonia! On your first day you can choose between to adventure on crampons to hike and explore the most spectacular glacier in Patagonia, or to witness and take part in Patagonian gaucho lifestyle at an estancia within Perito Moreno National Park. 

    Selected hotels

    • Los Ponchos

      Los Ponchos is a great option for independent travelers, as each apartment has its own kitchenette. Modern and cozy, this hotel is near the main town and across from the Lake Argentino, so the views are fantastic.

  • Day 2

    Kayak glacial waters

    Gear up and get ready to kayak the glacial waters of La Leona River. Paddle past fascinating geological formations and colorful vegetation that is typical of the Patagonian steppe. Later, hike up Cerro Los Hornos to a viewpoint that features fossilized bones and petrified trees. 

  • Day 3

    Discover stunning Laguna & Torre Valley

    Embark on a fun and challenging adventure along and through Cerro Torre and its valley. Hike through a Lenga trees forest as you soak up the views of mountain chains. Finish your day with wonderful stargazing at your campsite. 

  • Day 4

    Laguna de los Tres & Fitz Roy Mountain Range

    Enjoy the first light of day breaking over the incredible Fitz Roy mountain range. Continue on to magnificent Laguna de los Tres and appreciate one of the most impressive vistas in all of Patagonia. Finish your day indulging in the hot tub of your eco lodge outside of El Chaltén.

    Selected hotels

  • Day 5

    Bike Lago del Desierto

    Gear up to adventure Lago del Desierto on mountain bikes and admire more Patagonian beech forests, mountains, crystal clear water rivers, cascades and glaciers.   

     

  • Day 6

    Arrive at your last destination

    Make your way to your incredible forest immersed lodge by Lago del Desierto to spend your well deserved next 3 days harmonizing with nature in this warm and rustic place hosted by its own wonderful owners.

  • Day 7

    Indulge in raw nature

    Explore untouched trails, fish, read, meditate, yoga or just simply relax at the deck as you feel the environment through all of your senses.

  • Day 8

    Free day at leisure

    Today is your last full day to relax and luxuriate in the bliss of the energy found in the heart of the majestic Patagonian Andes.

  • Day 9

    Bye, Patagonia!

    Start making your way back from Lago del Desierto to El Calafate airport for your flight home. 

    Not ready for the adventure to end? 

    Not ready for the adventure to end? Check out this Chile inspiration, a perfect combination for your Patagonian Adventure!

    Contact us to customize this journey.

    *Your journey will be customized based on your travel time, interests and budget.


Contact us

Our team is based in Ecuador and Argentina.

Send us an email hello@jsbjourneys.com, or call us at (415) 230-0261



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