Project Patagonia - Tour B

Price:          £4,595 / $5,995 per person (Single Supplement - £3,000 / $4,200)

Duration:    14 Days from 10th December 2020

Highlights:  Santiago, Lake Villarrica, Eclipse (Malleo), Bariloche, Andean Lakes                       Crossing, Puerto Varas, Punta Arenas, 4 day Chile ice fields cruise,                       Puerto Natales, Torres del Paine

Includes:     See below Day 14 of itinerary for full details of all inclusions

Day 13 - Today join your return flight to Santiago for your final night

Santiago Chile Today join your return flight to Santiago for your final night of the tour in Chile's cosmopolitan capital city.

Day 6 - At leisure in the lakeside town of Bariloche with its distinct German flavour

Patagonia Lake area around Bariloche At leisure in Bariloche with its architecture reminiscent of the Alps and many examples of its long established German culture. Excursions on the lake are a highlight here.

Day 5 - Eclipse Day

Bariloche Argentina Today we journey to our eclipse site at Malleo (North of Junin de los Andes) in Argentina. After the eclipse we travel south following the line of the Andes to Bariloche where we stay for the next two nights.

Day 4 - At leisure in Pucon on the shores of the lake

Villarrica Volcano Chile A chance to explore this beautiful location in the Araucania region of Chile with its abundance of geothermal hot springs and national parks. For the energetic there is a wonderful volcano to hike up!

Day 3 - Fly south to the town of Pucon on the shores of Lake Villarrica

Lake Villarrica Chile Fly south for the next two nights at a lakeside hotel in the town of Pucon on the shores of Lake Villarrica, with the stunning Villarrica Volcano as a backdrop.

Day 1 (10th December 2020) - Santiago, Chile's capital city, surrounded by the Andes Mountain range

Santiago Chile Arrive in Santiago and transfer to your hotel for a two night stay


Tour Price £4,595 / $5,995 per person

  • The price is for the tour from arrival on Day 1 to your departure on Day 14
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation is provided in hotels throughout the tour and all transfers, transportation and local excursions as outlined in the itinerary are included. Other meals are not included (apart from on the cruise).
  • Accommodation is provided in twin or double bed hotel rooms with a private bathroom. We are usually able to arrange shared accommodation with a person of the same gender - this is known as 'twin share' accommodation.
  • A limited number of rooms for sole occupancy are available at a single room supplement of £3,000 / $4,200 (this includes a single cabin on the Skorpios cruise)
  • Skorpios Cabin Upgrades - the tour price is based on a standard two berth cabin with private facilities on the lowest deck. Upgrades to superior cabins or suites are available at an additional cost of £125 to £650 per person. Deck plan and upgrade prices can be seen by clicking on this link
  • Flight packages from London and the US will be offered by our flight partner about 11 months in advance of the tour departure (when all fares and schedules are available) or you can arrange your own International flights if you prefer.
  • Current return air fares from London are between about £800 and £1,000 and from the US about $800 to $1,200
  • Airport transfers and assistance are included on tour arrival and departure days if you take advantage of the International flight package offered by our flight partner. If you choose to arrange your own International flights then the meet point is the hotel on Day 1 and the tour ends at the hotel on the final day.
  • You will find further details about what to expect on the Project Patagonia FAQ page here


You can extend your visit to South America (either pre tour or post tour) and include some of the other highlights of this amazing and colourful continent. The Project Patagonia Extensions can be added to most of the tours, but some will require additional hotel accommodation. Below are details of the extensions that slot easily onto this particular tour. The link to the Extension details is here:- Pre Tour

*2 additional nights required in Santiago on 8th December 2020 in order to add the above pre tour extensions Please email our office on with any alternative bespoke arrangements required.

Day 14 (23rd December 2020) - Join your return flight or perhaps extend your stay (see below for pre and post tour extensions that fit onto this tour)

Plane on runwayi Today is the last day of the tour. Join your return flight unless you have chosen to extend your stay.

Day 2 - Enjoy vibrant Santiago wth optional excursions available

Valparaiso Chile Enjoy the sights and sounds of this vibrant city or perhaps take a trip up the coast to Vina del Mar and the pretty beach town of Valparaiso

Day 7 - Travel through the Patagonian Lakes area today and cross the Andes into Chile

Puerto Varas Chile Today you will have the choice to make the crossing either by land or by taking the full day 'Lakes Crossing' route with boat trips across three lakes joined by precipitous mountain roads. Both routes travel through magnificent scenery, although the land crossing is much quicker. Overnight stay in beautiful Puerto Varas

Day 12 - Visit Torres del Paine with its distinctive three granite peaks of the Paine Massif

Torres del Paine Patagonia Disembark from the ship and join a day excursion to Torres del Paine National Park. At the end of the day return to Puerto Natales for an overnight stay

Day 8 - Fly to Punta Arenas the southernmost city in Chile

Punta Arenas Chile Punta Arenas is the capital of the region and is located on the Strait of Magellan, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. It is often used as a base for excursions to the surrounding wilderness and Antarctica. Overnight in the city.

Day 9 to 12 - All inclusive Skorpios III Cruise departing from Puerto Natales

Skorpios III Cruise Patagonia On this cruise sail through the Angostura Kirke, Morla, Vicuna, Union, Collingwood and Sarmiento channels. On day 10 visit Amalia Glacier and El Brujo Glacier. Continue to the Calvo Fjord and visit Fernando, Capitan Constantino and Alipio Glaciers amongst others, towards Montanas Fjord. On day 11 visit Alsina Glacier and sail through Montanas Fjord before visiting Bernal Glacier and Herman and Zamudio Glaciers and White Angostura. The full itinerary can be seen here

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