Project Patagonia - Tour M2

Price:          £2,150 / $2,795 per person (Single Supplement £1,260 / $1,640)

Duration:    10 Days from 10th December 2020

Highlights:  Buenos Aires, San Martin de los Andes, Eclipse (Malleo), Puerto                           Varas, Andean Lake area, Santiago

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

Day 9 - Enjoy vibrant Santiago with 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 4 - At leisure in San Martin de los Andes with local excursions available

San Martin de los Andes Argentina At leisure in this beautiful village where you can relax and take in the spectacular scenery of Lake Lacár. Outdoor sports and adventure abounds and you have your pick of watersports, hiking, boating, biking, skiing, kayaking, bird-watching, horseback riding, and fishing. With lots of lakes, trails, hot springs and a snow-capped volcano within your reach, you’ll be overwhelmed with ways to enjoy this pristine wilderness.

Day 5 - Eclipse Day

Parque Nacional Lanín Argentina Today we journey the short distance to our eclipse site at Malleo (North of Junin de los Andes) in Argentina. After the eclipse we return to San Martin de los Andes for our last overnight.

Day 6 - Today see spectacular scenery crossing the Andes into Chile

Puerto Varas Chile A day of extraordinary scenery today, crossing the Andes from Argentina into Chile. This is an area of extensive volcanic activity and the road winds between spectacular volcanoes of the Puyehue National Park including the beautiful snow-capped Osormo Volcano. We spend the next two nights in the pretty town of Puerto Varas.

Day 7 - Take a trip to the chute-like falls at Petrohue set in stunning scenery

Petrohue Falls Osorno Volcano Chile Today join a trip to the chute-like falls at Petrohue, with the stunning backdrop of the Osorno Volcano. Overnight in Puerto Varas.

Day 3 - Fly west to the pretty lakeside town of San Martin de los Andes.

San Martin de los Andes Argentina Fly west for the next three nights in picuresque San Martin de los Andes. It is a gateway to Lanín National Park, home to Lanín Volcano and diverse wildlife including guanacos and pumas. The town lies on the banks of Lake Lácar, one of the park’s many glacial lakes, and has a boat pier and a sandy beach

Day 2 - Enjoy the sights 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 £2,150 / $2,795 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 £1,260 / $1,640
  • 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 - Fly to Santiago, Chile's capital city surrounded by the Andes mountain range

Santiago Chile A short flight today to Santiago, the cosmopolitan Chilean capital where we stay overnight.

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