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Argentina Whales and Patagonia Winter

  • Sport and adventure
Visit the friendly giants of the sea! On this 9 day tour, you will have the opportunity to go on whale treks and navigations, enjoy the gorgeous nature of Patagonia on nature walks, and be treated to fun days on the ski slope. The gorgeous glaciers, lakes and mountains surrounding will leave you breathless, and you will have a truly unique experience on an excursion to the glacier Perito More...

Visit the friendly giants of the sea! On this 9 day tour, you will have the opportunity to go on whale treks and navigations, enjoy the gorgeous nature of Patagonia on nature walks, and be treated to fun days on the ski slope. The gorgeous glaciers, lakes and mountains surrounding will leave you breathless, and you will have a truly unique experience on an excursion to the glacier PeritoMoreno. Ready for adventure which will bring you closer to nature than ever before? 

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Winter sports
    Winter sports
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • City
    City

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: On our way to Patagonia

The adventure starts now! 

Welcome to Puerto Madryn! Upon arrival, you will be taken to your hotel in a private transfer for check-in. Then, why not start exploring this gorgeous area on your own? You will also have the option to go ride mountain bikes for 3h in either Punta Loma or Doradillo! 

Mountain bike excursion: 80 USD/person

Visited:
Puerto Madryn
Accommodation
Night at Peninsula Valdes (Puerto Madryn)

Day 2: Whale Watching Tour

Visit the marine animal kingdom! 

Today, you will have the chance to spot the friendly giants of the ocean on a full day whale watching tour! Head out in the Valdes Peninsula on a ship to see the allena Franca Austral (southern right whale), and continue to Punta Delgada where you can spot sea lions! Lastly, you will visit Caleta Valdes, known for its vast amount of sea lions, sea elephants and sea birds

Optionally: Lunch in Punta Delgada 

Visited:
Valdes PeninsulaCaleta Valdés
Accommodation
Night at Peninsula Valdes (Puerto Madryn)

Day 3: Whale Trek at Doradillo Beach

Spend a half day at Doradillo beach on a whaletrek! Start with an easy ascent of a couple of ft, where in single file we will make a trekking of little over 0.6 miles. Spot the groups of Southern Right Whales from a height that allows us you to enjoy these beautiful mammals. Watch them approach the coast, playing with their young and swimming freely. 

Lunch included Optionally: Sunset in Estancia San Lorenzo to enjoy the penguins colony.

Accommodation
Night at Peninsula Valdes (Puerto Madryn)

Day 4: Flight to Ushuaia

To the end of the world! 

After breakfast, transfer to the airport to catch a flight to Ushuaia! Upon arrival, you will be picked up and brought to you hotel for check-in. Optionally, according flight times, we recommend you to enjoy  the "Night trip in snow: motorcycles", and typical Picada dinner (90USD).

Accommodation
Night at Fueguino Hotel (Ushuaia)

Day 5: Skiing Lessons and Snow Trekking  

Get your skis on, it is time to hit the slopes! You will be transferred to Las Cotorras for an adventurous day in the snow. Enjoy skiing and skiing lessons, and the opportunity to try trekking in snow shoes! Take a break and catch you breath for lunch, before having a ride on snowmobiles and sled sliders

*This excursion is available until September and according to the weather. Lunch included

Visited:
Ushuaia
Accommodation
Night at Fueguino Hotel (Ushuaia)

Day 6: National Park Excursion and Navigation

Gorgeous nature all around you...

Today, you can enjoy two excursions! Begin with a nature walk in the Tierra del Fuego national park, and enjoy the stunning scenery. Learn about the unique eco system of the park and this incredibly diverse area! Later, have a navigation through the Beagle Channel. We sail Southwest to the Sea lions` Island you will sight of sea lions in their natural environment. Continue to the Bird Island, habitat of the Magaellanic Cormorants and Imperial Cormorants, and the Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse!   

Visited:
Calafate, Tierra del Fuego Province
Accommodation
Kosten Aiké (El Calafate)

Day 7: From Tierra del Fuego to El Calafate

After breakfast, the adventure continues! Transfer to the airport and hop on the flight to El Calafate, where you will be brought to your hotel for check-in. Once you have settled in, why not start exploring this fantastic area? 

Optionally: you can enjoy a sunset  paddle! See the Andes Mountain range, El Calafate, Flamingos , Black-necked swans from the water. 

Visited:
Calafate
Accommodation
Kosten Aiké (El Calafate)

Day 8: Excursion to the Perito Moreno Glacier!

A unique opportunity awaits! Today, head to the Perito Moreno glacier, where you will go on a glacier adventure! Afterwards, enjoy a nautical safari, which allows you enjoy the alternative perspective of the glacier, navigating very close to its walls... 

Optionally: you can add one day more in this amazing destination, and have a full day navigation on the other side of Perito Moreno, and 4 stunning Glaciers! 

Accommodation
Kosten Aiké (El Calafate)

Day 9: See you soon Argentina!

Where will your adventure take you?

Enjoy a slow and delicious breakfast, before the transfer picks you up. Head to the airport in time for your flight, and onto your next adventure!We hope you have enjoyed your stay in this magical destination, and wish you safe trip! 


Puerto Madryn Valdes Peninsula Caleta Valdés Ushuaia Calafate Tierra del Fuego Province Perito Moreno Glacier

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $1,550 / 9 days
Excluding international flights
02 PaxSingle Supplement
Price per person during middle season$1,500$610
Price per person during high season$1,620$700

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support

Not included in price:

  • Flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance

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