Spectacular trekking awaits Patagonia Early morning view of Cuernos del Paine, Patagonia |  <i>Carole Solomons</i> Beautiful blue skies trekking the French Valley in Patagonia |  <i>Geoff Holmes</i> Spectacular views at Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre, Patagonia |  <i>Cherilia Poluan</i>

Patagonia Adventures 

Our pick of the top 3 adventures for all types of travellers

The trekking season in Patagonia is in full swing (limited from November to March). Now is the time to discover this pristine and beautiful part of South America, when mild conditions prevail and forests are in bloom with fresh growth and flowers. We've selected our three most popular treks in Patagonia to help you narrow down which trip is for you.

Off the Beaten Path - Great Patagonian Traverse (15 days)

Beautiful scenery in Torres del Paine Natational Park, Patagonia -  Photo: Jenn Boyd
Capturing the atmosphere of Bruce Chatwin’s travel classic In Patagonia, this new trip travels from Coyhaique in the north to Puerto Natales in the south, mostly on foot and at times by boat. Not only you will encounter some of the most captivating and untouched national parks in the region, but you will also be among the first to discover the recently opened pass between the shores of Lago O’ Higgins (Chile) and Laguna del Desierto (Argentina), which offers a unique insight to a side of Patagonia rarely seen by other trekkers.

Day Hikes - Patagonia Adventure (11 days)

The awe-inspiring Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina. -  Photo: Sarah Higgins
The ideal introduction to the spectacular parks of Patagonia, without the need to commit to long walking days. From the Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina to Los Glaciares National Park, home to the famous 3,000m spires of Cerro Torre and Cerro Fitz Roy, continue across the border to Chile, take a cruise from Puerto Natales via the Balmaceda Glacier into the world famous Torres del Paine National Park, where visitors can explore on foot the vast pampas and forests, home to herds of native South American Guanacos.

The Best Of - Paine & Fitz Roy Trek (15 days)

Early morning view of Cuernos del Paine, Patagonia -  Photo: Carole Solomons
Towering mountains, secluded lakes and stunning glaciers set amongst beech forests and rolling grasslands: this spectacular scenery sets the perfect background for a trekking adventure into Patagonia’s most famous national parks, Los Glaciares and Torres del Paine. Spend two weeks getting up close and personal with the granite peaks that have inspired mountaineers throughout the world. Stay in comfortable iconic lodges, cruise up the stunning fjords to impressive glaciers and spot a mighty condor soaring overhead!
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