Project Patagonia - Tour D2

Price:          £2,175 / $2,825 per person (Single Supplement £1,235 / $1,600)

Duration:    10 Days from 10th December 2020

Highlights:  Buenos Aires, Neuquen, Eclipse (Fortin Nogueira), Bariloche,                                 Andean Lakes Crossing, Puerto Varas

Includes:     See below Day 10 of itinerary for full details of all inclusions

Day 9 - 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 4 - At leisure in Neuquen

Limay River Neuquen At leisure in the oil and natural gas rich town of Neuquen. There are some wonderful museums to explore here, including the famous The Ernesto Bachmann Paleontological Museum and some nice walks along the Neuquen river.

Day 5 - Eclipse Day

Bariloche Argentina Today we journey to our eclipse site at Fortin Nogueira (near Piedra del Aguila) 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 6 - At leisure in Bariloche with optional excursions available

Bariloche Argentina The lakeside town of Bariloche has a distinctly German flavour, with architecture reminiscent of the Alps and many examples of a long-established German culture. Excursions on the lake are a highlight here.

Day 7 - Travel through the Patagonian Lakes area today and cross the Andes into Chile for a stay in Puerto Varas

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. Our next two nights are in Puerto Varas.

Day 3 - Fly west to Neuquen at the confluence of the Limay and Neuquen rivers

Neuquen Argentina Fly west for the next two nights in the town of Neuquen, a fast-growing and modern city with an attractive central district and a rich cultural life

Day 2 - Enjoy the sightrs of Buenos Aires with optional excursions available

Tango show Buenos Aires Enjoy the sights and sounds of this vibrant city with local excursions available, including an evening dinner and tango show.

Day 1 (10th December 2020) - Buenos Aires, Argentina's vibrant capital city and home of the Tango

Buenos Aires Argentina Arrive in Buenos Aires and transfer to your hotel for a two night stay


Tour Price £2,175 / $2,825 per person

  • The price is for the tour from arrival on Day 1 to your departure on Day 10
  • 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.
  • 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 £1,235 / $1,600
  • 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

*1 additional night required in Buenos Aires on 9th December 2020 in order to add the above pre tour extension Post Tour *An additional flight cost is required from Santiago to Buenos Aires in order to join this tour in Buenos Aires (current costs approx £200/$250 per person) Please email our office on with any alternative bespoke arrangements required.

Day 10 (19th 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 runway Today is the last day of the tour. Join your return flight unless you have chosen to extend your stay.

Day 8 - At leisure in beautiful Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas Chile A chance to enjoy the dramatic scenery of the area today. Perhaps take an optional trip to Petrohue Falls

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