Patagonia travel

wild landscape & natural spectacles

Spread across southern Argentina and Chile, Patagonia offers some of the most dramatic landscapes in the world, with spectacular mountain peaks, vast glaciers and turquoise lakes.

Spend your time at an estancia in southern Argentina, unleashing your inner gaucho and exploring on horseback. Experience the dramatic sights of Perito Moreno Glacier, hike and trek through the mountains of El Chalten and cross the border into Chile, where Torres del Paine - Patagonia's most majestic mountain will amaze you.

Conquer the impressive nature of Tierra del Fuego on board a luxury expedition ship. Sit back and enjoy the view from your hotub in your luxurious cottage or your private terrace on Lago del Desierto.

For many travelers, Patagonia is the main reason to visit South America.

It is an adventure playground in every way, offering excellent hiking, trekking, horse riding and unique terrain to explore. Photographers will quickly know their memory cards in full. There are endless possibilities here to capture a beautiful scene.

WOW MOMENTS PATAGONIA

PUMA TRACKING

Follow in the footsteps of the pumas that have become so rare.

Help the conservation team check the hidden cameras and spot and monitor wildlife. Collect data to explore and understand the behavioral patterns of these elusive animals.

Visit a private reserve that has been expanded from 600 to 4,500 hectares, transforming a sheep ranching estancia into a private cougar sanctuary.

It serves to protect the cougar population in and around Torres del Paine National Park.

PICNIC IN PICKUP

Discover pristine landscapes, the sights of Patagonia's rugged peaks, pristine rivers and misty backwater oases.

Patagonia offers in its enormous extent a wealth of possible experiences and landscapes. Take an exciting off-road ride over hill and dale in this varied region.

After all the action, enjoy a picnic lunch specially prepared for you on the back of your pickup truck, with a view of the countryside and the sun on your face.

ADVENTURE BATHTUB

Adventure Bathtub with a view - conquer mountains in the morning, kayak past glaciers, look for pumas at night - and what do you do in the afternoon?

Bathing with a beautiful view and a glass of your favorite wine in your hand. The only thing missing is the favorite person in the other.

TORRES DEL PAINE

The spectacular Torres del Paine National Park with crystal clear blue lakes, imposing granite peaks and cracking glaciers.

The area is a natural paradise with more than 50 guided hikes to explore the Patagonian terrain, horseback riding, kayaking and countless photo opportunities.

EXPEDITION CRUISES

Take an unforgettable journey on a small expedition cruise ship through the spectacular fjords, glaciers and channels of Tierra del Fuego that separate Chile and Argentina.

Visit Cape Horn and the Strait of Magellan and discover wildlife. Specially designed to navigate the narrow fjords of Patagonia to explore remote areas that previous Tierra del Fuego cruise ships could not reach.

The journey takes you past dazzling blue icebergs, towering glaciers and a stunning coastline that is home to wildlife such as penguins, sea lions and elephant seals.

CRUISE THROUGH THE WILDERNESS OF FIRELAND

Wild, rough nature, rugged rocks, glaciers - the end of the world. You'll cruise leisurely through a labyrinth of canals and fjords alongside the majestic glaciers of Campo de Hielo Patagonico Sur.

The incomparable view of the Patagonian nature makes for an unforgettable experience.

With the special ships you do not have to do without any luxury and observe the landscape from the sun deck very closely.

GLACIERS AND ESTANCIAS

The most famous of all, the Perrito Moreno, but also many other even more spectacular icy friends to admire.

Best with a dreamlike boutique boat as a basis, or for real adventurers, on board an expedition ship or for ice trekking.

Some of the most beautiful haciendas in Patagonia are found in the glacial area, and even the landscapes that are not covered by ice are spectacular and await exploration on foot, mountain bike or horseback.

The most spectacular lodges are only accessible on foot or by boat.

ADVENTURE & DESIGN

Visionary, casual, luxurious lodges, perfectly integrated into spectacular nature, with outdoor bathtubs with a view, the best trekking and hiking tours right outside the door, space, solitude, style.

Perfect places to feel your body and soul, to clear your head and give yourself euphoria and inspiration.

TREKKING TOUR TO THE PEAKS OF TORRES DEL PAINE

Breathtaking views of a Patagonian landmark. First it goes uphill over steep meadows to the Refugio Chileno. At the Rio Ascencia it is relatively flat with fewer climbs through beech forests.

After the final ascent over gröll, larger and smaller rocks, the fantastic view of the 3 steep Paine towers opens up, a paradise for extreme climbers.

ROAD TRIPS

Routa 40, Carretera Austral, 7 Lakes Road ... a new WOW look awaits behind every bend. Experience the longing and desire for freedom and space with which you dream of this extreme end of the world.

UNFORGETTABLE FLIGHT OVER THE KAP HOORN

See the whimsical, wild landscape from above by helicopter or small plane.

The view of Cape Horn from above will take your breath away.

LAKE AREA

Famous for its spectacular panorama of bright emerald and turquoise lakes, whose surfaces reflect the snow-capped volcanoes and vast forests.

Rolling hills with hundreds of lakes and lagoons make the region impressive and perfect for hiking, trekking, sailing, fishing, horseback riding, cycling and kayaking. Puerto Montt, in the southern Lake District, is the departure point for some of the most amazing cruises, navigating the fjords and hanging valleys of Chile's glacial coast.

The region is home to the indigenous Mapuche, Chile's largest indigenous group. You will have the opportunity to sleep in rukas (traditional Mapuche houses), taste their cuisine and experience their culture and hospitality up close.

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Patagonia weather

In general, the best time to visit Patagonia is from October to March. Although the weather in Patagonia is very changeable, the chance of "higher" temperatures is highest during this time.

Vaccination in Patagonia

Proof of a valid yellow fever vaccination is not currently required by the authorities when entering from a yellow fever area (often neighboring countries) or when entering Germany directly.
In addition, however, it is advisable to check the vaccination certificate and, if necessary, to refresh the standard vaccinations.

language in Patagonia

The official language is Spanish. Without knowledge of Spanish, freedom of movement in Patagonia is partially restricted. Basic knowledge of Spanish is very helpful, although many residents in the heavily frequented tourist areas can speak English.

In Chilean Patagonia, the Spanish language is sometimes very modified and contains many special idioms and uses words of the Chilean natives.

Eating and drinking in Patagonia

Argentine Patagonia:

Argentinians love good food and are best known for good red wine and excellent beef.

Chilean Patagonia:

Typical examples of local cuisine are empanadas (pies with meat, poultry or fish and onions, eggs, raisins and olives), humitas (spiced corn paste rolled in corn leaves and cooked), cazuela de ave (soup with rice, vegetables, chicken and various herbs ), Bife a lo Pobre (steak with french fries, fried onions and fried egg) and Parrillada (a selection of meat grilled on the charcoal grill). Seafood is also excellent.

people of Patagonia

The Chileans and Argentines are down-to-earth nations. Their families, their home and their work are most important to them. Although a little more reserved than other South Americans, you can expect hospitality and helpfulness, so that you will certainly feel at home.

Entry requirements for Patagonia

Argentine Patagonia:

German citizens can enter Argentina as tourists for up to 90 days without a visa. A passport that is valid for at least 3 months is required to enter the country.

Chilean Patagonia:

A visa is not required for a short stay for tourism or visiting purposes. Upon entry, a “Tarjeta de Turismo” (tourist card) is issued free of charge at the border, which entitles you to stay for a maximum of 90 days. The tourist card must be kept before departure

Patagonia Travel & Tierra del Fuego with unforgettable journeys

Our trips to Patagonia & Tierra del Fuego combine something special. Incomparable landscapes, the surreal end of the world, glacier landscapes & incomparable mountain scenery of the Andes.

A spectacular landscape, rough, wild and yet lovely and green, special travel experiences and activities and lodges perfectly integrated into nature make your private Patagonia trip with unforgettable journeys an unforgettable experience.

We are the experts for your individual trip through Patagonia. Our goal is to create an unforgettable journey with unique experiences through the most beautiful regions of Patagonia for you.

We want to understand your wishes and design your trip to suit your taste and pace. You should be flexible and just relax, soak up impressions and enjoy during your wonderful journey through Patagonia. We take care of the rest.

Our Patagonia trips lead you to the most spectacular landscapes of this wild nature of Patagonia & Tierra del Fuego. Because of the Andes, Patagonia is ideal for nature lovers and trekking fans.

The most famous and beautiful national parks of Patagonia are the Torres del Paine National Park in Chile and the Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina. Fantastic hikes can be undertaken in day trips from EL Chaltén in Argentina to the Fitz Roy or the famous Cerro Torre. In the Torres del Paine National Park there are fantastic hikes lasting several days. The view of the towering towers of Torres del Paine will take your breath away.

Experience the crackling Perito Moreno Glacier in El Calafate on an impressive ice trek. The Perito Moreno is the largest growing glacier outside the Poles. You feel the force of the ice masses below you while ice trekking and see with your own eyes how huge chunks of ice break into Lago Argentin0.

At our selected estancias you will immerse yourself in the life of the gauchos, while riding in the Argentine pampas or tending sheep you will feel transported back in time.

Experience luxury and adventure on the expedition cruise through Tierra del Fuego from the end of the world in Ushuia to Punta Arenas in Chile, when the Stella Australis maneuvers through dreamlike Tierra del Fuego past icebergs and penguin colonies.

Luxurious catamaran cruises through the glacier landscape of Patagonia.

Dare to take a flight over the legendary Cape Horn from the Lakutaia Lodge in the middle of the wilderness.

Feel freedom on your spectacular road trip on the Carretera Austral and the Ruta 40 from the wilderness of Tierra del Fuego to the green lake area with its glittering lakes and white volcanic peaks rising into the sky.

Even with children, Patagonia is a safe and adventurous travel destination, with our family trips your little ones will certainly not get bored.

We design your dream trip to Patagonia, because we know the most beautiful places in Patagonia personally, we will find the most beautiful experiences for you according to your ideas and our lodges in a dreamlike landscape and incomparable ambience round off your dream trip.

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