Patagonia Lakes Expedition Discovery

Patagonia Lakes Expedition Departure: 27 October 2018 | From USD 13 070 | Northern Patagonian Lakes Region of Chile and Argentina

Embark on a spell-binding adventure

Truly the ultimately sublime small group journey, this fun filled set departure offers an unrivalled opportunity to explore South America’s most iconic destinations in stunning exclusivity. Solely created with privacy, authenticity and flexibility in mind, this extraordinary itinerary caters for intimate groups and offers special access to a series of unique experiences that are exclusive to &Beyond guests.

Your exciting adventure kicks off in Puerto Varas, perhaps the most emblematic town in Chile’s Lakes region. A stunning landscape of snow-capped volcanoes and ancient lush forests, venture south, deep into the heart of Northern Patagonia, and explore Pumalín Park, a fascinating conservation project. Further south is Futaleufú, a small town made famous for its river. Cross into Argentina and revel in the towns of San Martin de los Andes and Bariloche. Your thrilling trip ends back in Chile in the fascinating Huilo-Huilo Biological Reserve, which is located in the middle of the Chilean Patagonian Rainforest, in the shadow of the majestic Andes Mountain Range.

Journey summary:

What we love about this journey:

  • Delight in a visit to Vicente Perez Rosales National Park in Chile, taking in one of the most spectacular attractions in the area, the exquisite Petrohué Rapids
  • Marvel at Lake Llanquihue, where you can enjoy the beautiful views of the snowcapped volcanoes of Osorno and Calbuco
  • Develop a heightened awareness of nature’s magic and beauty at the Pumalín Park conservation project
  • Brave the mighty Futaleufú River, one of the premier, most thrilling white-water rivers in the world
  • Indulge in San Carlos de Bariloche, considered the gastronomic capital of the south, and is also Argentina’s ‘chocolate capital’
  • Relish the stunningly scenic crossing from Chile to Argentina and back again, with the spectacular Andes Mountains, lush forests and deep crystal blue waters surrounding you
  • Embark on a series of intrepid adventure activities in the Lakes Region
  • Discover the fascinating Huilo-Huilo Biological Reserve, a unique project committed to the conservation of nature, and local culture. Here you can hike to the Mocho Choshuenco Volcano, horseback ride to Las Lengas or raft on the Fuy River
  • Explore the magnificently lush woodland of Brazo Tristeza offering wonderful views of the Cerro Tronador Mountain, and its seven exquisite glaciers